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    • Perspective, first floor plan Epiphany Episcopal Church - Denver

    • Perspective (color) and first floor plan for the Epiphany Episcopal Church, 100 Colorado Boulevard, Hilltop neighborhood, Denver, Colorado, commissioned by Reverend Robert A. Russell in the late 1930s. Although primarily unadorned, the structure...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hilltop (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Churches.; Episcopal churches.; Episcopal Schools.
    • 1940, August 7 (plan); 1940, August 6 (perspective)
    • Eugene Field alley

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the alley between 15th (Fifteenth), 16th (Sixteenth), Lawrence and Arapahoe Streets in Denver, Colorado. Flanked by stone office buildings and storefronts, this was also called "Newspaper Alley."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Alleys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Pullman homestead

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the George Mortimer Pullman house near Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. This was part of Camp George T. West, a military installation.
    • Pullman, George Mortimer, 1831-1897--Homes & haunts.; Golden (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Golden--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878 and described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is...
    • Central City Opera House--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Railroads, Denver, South Park & Pacific station, Alpine Tunnel (later Colorado & Southern)

    • Interior view of the dilapidated boarding house hotel, at the west portal of the Alpine Tunnel, (11,545 feet) Gunnison County, Colorado, includes old bunk beds, one leans on another bed, a small table, debris, boarded up window, and a broken chair....
    • Alpine Station (Colo. : Locale)--1940-1950.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Stars Helen Oldheim, Josephine Antoine

    • Two opera singers, cast members of the opera "The Bartered bride," pose for a photo in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The women are dressed as cooks and pose in a kitchen. As they "cook, " Helen Oldheim, holds a pot by the handle and stirs...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Opera Singers--1940-1950.; Women--1940-1950.; Antoine, Josephine.; Oldheim, Helen.
    • 1940
    • Rehearsal, Josephine Antoine, John Carter and cast

    • A photo of actors rehearsing a musical number is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Four women pose around an upright piano, which is played by a man weearing trousers, a patterned tie, a long- sleeved shirt, and a striped vest. The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Interior, Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the interior west end of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The altar sits atop two steps and is covered with a white cloth on which "IHS" is embroidered. Two vessels sit on the altar, and two diagonal candelabras and a cross...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Altars--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Grace Episcopal Church (Georgetown, Colo.)
    • 1940?
    • Interior, Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the interior east end of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The view is down the aisle toward the entrance door of the church; pews are on either side of the aisle, and in the distance a wood double door within a pointed arch...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Organ lofts--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Organs--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Grace Episcopal Church (Georgetown, Colo.)
    • 1940?
    • Blanket

    • A Native American (Rio Grande) handspun and woven blanket found in Ortiz, New Mexico. It is a two piece blanket with a two ply warp and a double warp; the weft is one ply. The colors are natural color and indigo and commercial dyes of light red,...
    • Indian textile fabrics--North America--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1880.; Blankets--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • Nevadaville old John Lyng house, spring

    • The John Lyng house, in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a dilapidated frame structure with a brick chimney, gable roof, and shed roofed extension. Door and window openings are empty or covered in corrugated metal; rock retaining wall...
    • Lyng, John--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • 1940
    • Victoriano Velasquez - San Felipe Pueblo

    • View of a young Native American boy, identified as Victoriano Velasquez, in San Felipe Pueblo, New Mexico. Adobe buildings are in the background.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--San Felipe Pueblo--1940-1950.; Pueblo Indians--Children--New Mexico--San Felipe Pueblo--1940-1950.; San Felipe Pueblo (N.M.)--1940-1950.; Boys--New Mexico--San Felipe Pueblo--1940-1950.; Pueblos--New...
    • 1940
    • Police detective interviews witnesses

    • Police detective, Jack Hargraue interviews Kirk Tracy and Nancy Ingwersen at City Park in Denver, Colorado. The detective holds a notebook and records the testimony of the teenagers, witnesses of a possible drowning in Ferril Lake at City Park....
    • Denver (Colo.). Police Department.--People--1940-1950.; Witnesses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detectives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interviews--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1940 February 28]
    • Denver urban renewal, Lincoln Park project

    • Men work to demolish a building as part of the Denver Housing Authority Lincoln Park project located between 13th Avenue and Colfax, and Mariposa and Osage Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows bricks, wood and debris. A sign on the building reads,...
    • Lincoln Park Homes (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • First floor plan, second floor plan Pulliam Hall residence, Colorado Womans College

    • First floor and second floor plans for Pulliam Hall student residence, Colorado Women's College, 7110 Montview Avenue, East Colfax neighborhood, Denver, Colorado, completed in 1947. The floor plans illustrate the public and private areas of the...
    • Colorado Women's College--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950; East Colfax (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950; Dormitories.; Universities & colleges.
    • 1945
    • Richthofen Castle

    • Aerial view of Richthofen Castle at 7020 East 12th (Twelfth) Avenue in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows 11th (Eleventh) and Olive Streets, landscaping, and adjacent residences.
    • Von Richthofen, Walter, Baron, 1848-1898--Homes & haunts.; Richthofen Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1924 and 1940?]
    • Charpiot's Hotel

    • Watercolor painting shows Charpiot's Hotel, residential apartments at 1540 Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado; shows a building with a cornice and sign: "Delmonico of the West;" shows a sidewalk clock, storefronts, pedestrians, and cars.
    • Charpiot Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Globeville Smelter

    • This watercolor painting shows the Globe Smelter, in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows factory buildings with monitor roofs.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Tribune Building

    • This watercolor painting shows the Tribune Building at 1600 Market Street in Denver, Colorado; pedestrians walk by the corner entrance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Palace Variety Theater and Gambling Parlors

    • This watercolor painting shows Blake Street storefronts, originally the Palace Variety Theater and Gambling Parlors, in Denver, Colorado; signs in the arched windows read: "1451, 1453, Pipes, Pumps," and "Banner Machinist Tools."
    • Palace Theatre (Variety theater : Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Walker (John Brisben) Castle

    • This watercolor painting shows a three-story stone castle in Denver, Colorado with battlements, a round tower, and an arched entry. This was originally part of John Brisben Walker's Riverfront Park active in the 1870's and 1880's.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Richthofen (Walter B. Baron von) Castle

    • This watercolor painting shows Richthofen Castle at 7020 East 12th (Twelfth) Avenue in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Von Richthofen, Walter, Baron, 1848-1898--Homes & haunts.; Richthofen Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Woodbury (Roger Williams) mansion

    • This watercolor and graphite painting shows the Roger Williams Woodbury house at West 25th (Twenty-fifth) Avenue and Alcott Street in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne style house has a covered porch, tower,...
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Elsner office

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the John Elsner office building at 1321 Curtis Street in, Denver, Colorado; features an arched portico and cornice.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Office buildings--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Elsner, John, d. 1922--Homes & haunts.
    • 1940
    • Skerritt (Thomas) ranch

    • Watercolor and gouache painting shows the farmhouse at "Shadyside," the farm of Thomas Skerritt, 3560 S. Bannock St., Englewood, Colorado. The house is a two story frame building with bay windows and a porch.
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Englewood--1940-1950.; Skerritt, Thomas, 1828-1913--Homes & haunts.
    • 1940
    • Hindry (J.B.) house

    • Watercolor painting shows the John B. Hindry residence, 5500 North Washington Street, in Denver, Colorado; features quoins, bay window, portico, and a cornice.
    • Hindry, John B.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Lindell Hotel - survivor of yesteryear

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows a rooming house, formerly the West Lindell Hotel, at 11th (Eleventh) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado; features a rooftop observatory.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Montana City, K[ansas]. T[erritory].

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows a marker commemorating Montana City (Denver), Colorado, founded in September 1858 as the first organized town in the Denver region. Erected by the Denver Chapter Sons of the American Revolution in 1924,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Montana City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Overland (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Historical markers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Fisher house - survivors of yesteryear

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the William Garrett Fisher house at 1600 Logan Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The neoclassical style building has columns and a semi-circular portico.
    • Fisher, William Garrett, 1844-1897--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • The Navarre

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Navarre Cafe at 1727 Tremont Street in, Denver, Colorado; features a canopy entry and widow's walks.
    • Navarre Cafe (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Camp Weld

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows a Camp Weld cottage at West Eighth (8th) Avenue and Vallejo Street, in Denver, Colorado. This was the home base of the First Regiment of the Colorado Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • City Hotel, Silver Plume, Co

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the City Hotel in Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado; features a porch, balcony, and cornice.
    • City Hotel (Silver Plume, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Silver Plume--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Littleton Mill - survivor of yesteryear

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Littleton Flour Mills (formerly the Rough and Ready Flour Mill), Littleton, Colorado; the four story brick and native stone building has a spillway on the South Platte River bank.
    • Littleton Flour Mills (Littleton, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Littleton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Flour & meal industry--Colorado--Littleton--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Littleton--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Hotel de Paris, Georgetown, CO

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Hotel de Paris in Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado; features a cornice and storefronts.
    • Hotel de Paris (Georgetown, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Ruins of "Summer White House" Mt. Falcon

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the ruins of John Brisben Walker's castle on Mount Falcon, in (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Ruins--Colorado--Jefferson County--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • The Emanuel Memorial

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Congregation Shearith Israel (Emmanuel Chapel) at 10th (Tenth) and Lawrence Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The ashlar stone building has buttresses and a round window....
    • Pogzeba, Wolfgang, 1936---Homes & haunts.; Congregation Shearith Israel (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Artists' studios--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Dailey mansion

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the John L. Dailey house at 4th (Fourth) and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick house has a covered porch, rusticated stone base, and a balcony.
    • Dailey, John L.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Hallack (Mrs. Kate) home

    • Watercolor and gouache painting shows the Kate Hallack residence at 17th (Seventeenth) and Sherman Streets, in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Built by Erastus F. Hallack the brick home has a covered porch and arches.
    • Hallack, Erastus F.--Homes & haunts.; Hallack, Kate--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Clark, Rufus "Potato" home

    • Watercolor and gouache painting shows the Rufus A. Clark house at 1395 South Cherokee in the Overland Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a cornice and a widow's walk.
    • Clark, Rufus A.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Overland (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Cell house 1 during construction

    • Paired, barred windows span three floors of this concrete cell block at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Downspouts alternate with battlements at the roof line. Rock wall and crags are in the background; lumber and the rock walled...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Construction--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1939 and 1940?]
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-02213-033-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-02213-033-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-02282-004-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-02282-004-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri" and designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado...
    • Central City Opera House--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
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    • Canon and Ruxton

    • for the Grandview Hotel, and concrete tipis (one painted with a swastika). An adobe building has vigas; a wrought iron arch reads: 'Visit the Wonderful Cave of the Winds'. Below it is 'Earl's Bingo.' ; The path of the incline is on Mount Manitou.;...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1941 January 23

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