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    • Lake scene of "Mort d'Arthur," mural by Dudley S. Carpenter

    • Interior view of the Decker Branch - named for Sarah S. Platt Decker - of the Denver Public Library in Platt Park in Denver, Colorado; shows wood molding and a Dudley S. Carpenter mural of King Arthur in a boat, Merlin, Guinevere, the Lady of the...
    • Decker, Sarah Platt--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Decker Branch.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Murals--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows much of the nearly complete formed concrete foundation and other construction in progress at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Also included: Denver Public Library building, dome of the State...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 June 15
    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking north shows construction work and the formed concrete foundation at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Shows the Denver Public Library building, Arapahoe County Courthouse, Republic Building, Daniels and Fisher...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 June 22
    • Decker Branch

    • Half tone reproduction shows the interior of the Decker Branch of the Denver Public Library in Platt Park in Denver, Colorado; decor includes half timbering, a fireplace, hanging lamps, and a mural. The branch was named for Sarah S. Platt Decker, a...
    • Decker, Sarah Platt--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Decker Branch.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Decker Branch

    • Interior view of the Decker Branch of the Denver Public Library in Platt Park in Denver, Colorado; decor includes half timbering, bookshelves, hanging lamps, and an open-beamed ceiling. The branch was named for Sarah S. Platt Decker, a suffragette,...
    • Decker, Sarah Platt--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Decker Branch.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Beam ceilings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows the foundation support frame of the Denver City and County Building filled with concrete, Denver, Colorado. Plank walkways facilitated the wheelbarrow transport of concrete from a central loading station. Also...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 May 18
    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking north shows construction work and the formed concrete foundation at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Shows the Denver Public Library, Arapahoe County Courthouse, Republic Building, Daniels and Fisher Tower,...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver...
    • 1929 July 6
    • Elyria Br. Children's room before panels filled

    • Interior view of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; decor includes open-beamed ceilings, a fireplace, book shelves, hanging lamps, French and lunette windows.
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Denver City and County Building

    • Shows pedestrians walking on a mall which is bordered by the Denver Public Library to the north, the Denver City and County Building to the west, and an unidentified, never constructed building to the south, Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1929?]
    • Denver Public Library

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival style building is decorated with greenery, probably for Christmas. Trees are nearby. Light snow covers the...
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Denver Public Library

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival style building has Corinthian columns and is decorated with greenery for Christmas.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Columns--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
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    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking north shows construction work and the formed concrete foundation at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Shows the Denver Public Library, Arapahoe County Courthouse, Republic Building, Daniels and Fisher Tower,...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver...
    • 1929 June 29
    • Decorations on the Public Library

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival style building has columns and is decorated with greenery for Christmas. A column is in Civic Center Park...
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Denver Public Library catalog department

    • Women work at desks in the catalog department at Denver Public Library on Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Books, book trucks, and shelves are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1920-1930.; Cataloging--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Librarians--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
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    • Elyria

    • Interior view of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; decor includes open-beamed ceilings, a fireplace, bookshelves, and a card catalog.
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • State Capitol in background

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and automobiles are nearby. The Colorado State Capitol building is in the distance.
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--Buildings--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Readers Adviser corner

    • View of a desk and bookcase in the Readers' Advisor's office in the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A lamp and pedestal are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1920-1930.; Readers' advisory services--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
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    • Interior of Park Hill branch library

    • View of a clay medallion sculpted by Robert Garrison for the Park Hill Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; depicts a ship, an eagle, waves, and a fish.
    • Denver Public Library. Park Hill Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Medallions (Ornament...
    • [1920?]
    • East Denver High School [sic]

    • Interior view of the East High School library in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a coffered ceiling, ornate molding, bookshelves, a clock, and a mural with letters: "The Travels of Marco Polo."
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Coffers (Ceilings)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [1925?]
    • Park Hill branch library

    • Interior view of the Park Hill Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; decor includes tables, chairs, card catalogs, arched windows, and open-beamed ceilings.
    • Denver Public Library. Park Hill Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Park Hill branch library

    • Interior view of the Park Hill Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; decor includes tables, chairs, card catalogs, arched windows, and open-beamed ceilings.
    • Denver Public Library. Park Hill Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Park Hill building - looking toward childrens reading room

    • Interior view of the Park Hill Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; decor includes hanging lamps, card catalogs, arched windows, a fireplace and open-beamed ceilings.
    • Denver Public Library. Park Hill Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows a steam shovel ("The Osgood Company, Marion, Ohio") and men working at the future site of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Also included: Denver Public Library building, dome of the State...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 April 27
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows men, equipment, heavy machinery, and stacks of lumber at the construction site of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Also included: Denver Public Library building, dome of the State Capitol...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 May 4
    • Denver Public Library extension department

    • Margaret Ward and Marguerite Barrett unload cases of books in the extension department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Barrett, Marguerite.; Ward, Margaret, Librarian.; Denver Public Library--Facilities--1920-1930.; Library extension--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Window seat over concealed radiator - heat emerges at window sill

    • Interior view of the Park Hill Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a fireplace, shell motifs, and a ship medallion carved by Robert Garrison. A woman sits by leaded glass windows.
    • Denver Public Library. Park Hill Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fireplaces--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows the foundation frame of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. It is supported by lumber on all sides and is topped by a plank walkway. Shows Denver Public Library building, dome of the State Capitol...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 May 4
    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows a steam shovel with clamshell buckets and the foundation of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Support planking has been removed from one section and the formed concrete shows. Also shows Denver...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 May 25
    • East Denver High School [sic]- Elizabethan Library

    • Interior view of East High School in the City Park Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; decor includes a coffered ceiling, card catalogs, French travel posters, and ceiling lamps.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Six-horse team and wagon

    • A six horse team with a wagon stop for a photo an a Denver Street. Two men are in the wagon, one holds the reins. Shows the Denver Public Library and a man and two children on the sidewalk in the background.
    • Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Horse teams--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • December 2, 1927
    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows a portion of the formed concrete foundation and other construction in progress at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. A steam shovel belonging to "The Osgood Co., Marion Ohio," and horses assist...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 June 1
    • Construction of the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows a portion of the formed concrete foundation and other construction in progress at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Shows Denver Public Library building, dome of the State Capitol building,...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 June 1
    • Dickinson Branch, Denver Public Library

    • View of the Dickinson Branch of Denver Public Library in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a tile roof, arched windows, and a portico entry.
    • Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Woodbury Branch - Denver Public Library

    • View of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library at Federal Boulevard and West 33rd (Thirty-third) Avenue in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features arched windows and a tile roof. Snow covers the ground; curb letters...
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Decker Branch

    • View of the Decker Branch of the Denver Public Library in Platt Park at South Logan Street and East Florida Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The branch was named for Sarah S. Platt Decker, a suffragette, club woman, and civic benefactor. Features...
    • Decker, Sarah Platt--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Decker Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Platt Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Woodbury Library

    • View of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library at Federal Boulevard and West 33rd (Thirty-third) Avenue in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features carved stone entablature and torchere lamps.
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Elyria branch

    • View of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library located on 47th Avenue and High Street in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The spanish style building was designed by architect H. J. Manning; it features a tile roof,...
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Elyria branch

    • View of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library located on 47th Avenue and High Street in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The spanish style building was designed by architect H. J. Manning; it features a tile roof,...
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Public Library, Denver

    • Civic Center, Denver, Colorado; view southwest across fountain to Main Library; scene includes dirt walkways with metal rails, lampposts, and library reflection in water of concrete pool.
    • Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1924 and 1927]
    • Public Library

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival style building has columns with Corinthian capitals, skylight, and frieze that reads: "Erected in the Year...
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Byers Branch, Denver Public Library

    • View of the Byers Branch of the Denver Public Library at 675 Santa Fe Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features stucco finish, arched windows, entablature, and a tile roof. Children pose on the steps.
    • Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Byers Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Decker Branch

    • A view of the Sarah Platt Decker Library Branch located in James H. Platt Park on Iowa and Logan streets in Denver, Colorado. Landscaping design by S.R. DeBoer includes flowers, shrubs, ivy and maple trees. The branch was named for Sarah S. Platt...
    • Denver Public Library. Decker Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Decker, Sarah Platt--Monuments.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Byers

    • View of the Byers Branch of the Denver Public Library at 675 Santa Fe Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features stucco finish, arched windows, entablature, and a tile roof.
    • Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Byers Branch--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Denver Public Library exterior of Main Library

    • Automobiles line the curb in front of the Greek revival style Denver Public Library, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. The Carnegie building features fluted columns with Corinthian capitols, inscription along frieze reads: "Erected in the year of our...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library.
    • 1927

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