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    • First Church of Divine Science 1950's addition west elevation

    • Photograph of the 1950's west elevation addition of the First Church of Divine Science located in Denver, Colorado. The building, completed in 1922, is important for its association with the development of the Divine Science denomination and its...
    • Divine Science Church (U.S.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; First Divine Science Church of Denver (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1990-2000.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1995 May
    • 1950's Television Set

    • Black and white print of a 1950's television set. Television screen surrounded by wooden frame. Wooden shelves below with two doors and open area with music collection. Tile floor. Bookshelf with books and curtains visible on left side of print.
    • Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1955
    • Homestead House, Cripple Creek

    • Exterior view of the Old Homestead, 353 Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district that operated for twenty years and later became a residence until reopened in 1950's as a museum; man and...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The inevitable "parlor" where girls entertained in elegant splendor

    • Interior view of refurbished parlor of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district that operated until 1916 and later became a residence until reopened in 1950's...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Interiors.; Parlors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • 1969 September 16
    • Ex-Kokomo, Colo area

    • At the site of Kokomo, Summit County, Colorado, the grade of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad cuts through hills in the background. Evergreens and snow are in the foreground. Kokomo was last inhabited in the 1950's.
    • Kokomo (Colo.)--1970-1980.
    • May 12, 1978
    • The Old Homestead of Pearl de Vere, Cripple Creek

    • Interior view of a refurbished bedroom of the Old Homestead, 357 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district once operated by Madame Pearl de Vere in 1916 for nearly 20 years, later...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • The Old Homestead

    • Interior view of refurbished bedroom of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" (1916) house of red-light district that operated for nearly 20 years and later became a residence until...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • The Old Homestead, Cripple Creek

    • Interior view of refurbished second-floor bedroom of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor" or "sporting" house of red-light district that later became a residence until reopened in 1950's as a...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Interiors.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • St. James Methodist Church, Central City

    • A two story, clapboard duplex and a two story masonry building with rectangular windows is Central City, Colorado's, Eureka Street and the upper portion of the St. James' Methodist Church. The corner of the Gilpin County Court House is to the far...
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • The Old Homestead, Cripple Creek

    • Exterior view of the Old Homestead, 353 Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house in red-light district that operated for nearly twenty years and later became a residence until reopened in 1950's as a museum; the...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The Old Homestead one of the few buildings left  on Myers Ave.

    • Exterior view of Herman Conrow's residence, formerly the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; this prominent "parlor or sporting" house operated for nearly 20 years then became a private residence until it reopened in...
    • Conrow, Herman--Homes & haunts.; Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Fred McPeck Oral History

    • Fred McPeck was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio in 1927. In 1943, he started work building airplane engines for the war effort. Three years later, he joined United States Marine Corps, and was stationed at Camp Lajeune North Carolina, Bermuda, Cuba,...
    • McPeck, Fred, 1927-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Skiing.
    • 2013 October 19
    • Crown Point and Virginia Shafthouse

    • The Crown Point and Virginia Mine shafthouse stands in the foreground at the head of Virginia Canyon on the border of Gilpin and Clear Creek counties in Colorado. A ladder leads up to the building at the top of the shafthouse. A wood walkway that...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1930-1950.; Mine shafts--Colorado--1930-1950.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Canyons--Colorado--1930-1950.; Ladders--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Farm in Central City, Colorado

    • A gabled, clapboard barn in the foreground is below a hill in Central City, Colorado. The one story building has a tin roof and wooden doors with cross braces that are painted a dark color. The only visible window is on the side of the building...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Farms--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959]
    • Sun Dance at Pine Ridge, South Dakota

    • Native Americans (Oglala Sioux) perform the Sun Dance on the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota. Two men and a woman in the foreground hold wreaths in their hands and an unidentified object in their mouths and direct their attention toward a...
    • Dakota Indians--Spiritual life--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Oglala Indians--Spiritual life--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Sun dance--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Pine Ridge Indian Reservation...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Old Homestead, elegant parlor house of goldrush [sic] days, Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Exterior view of Old Homestead, 353 Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district in operation for nearly twenty years and later became a residence for many years until reopened in 1950's as a...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [1969 September 16]
    • Bedrooms in the noted "Palace of Pleasure", the Homestead

    • Interior view of second-story bedroom of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district operated for nearly 20 years until closed in 1916; later became a residence...
    • Old Homestead ( Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums-- Colorado--Cripple Creek.; Interiors.
    • [between 1960 and 1969?]
    • The Old Homestead, Cripple Creek, parlor

    • Interior view of refurbished parlor of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor" or "sporting" house of red-light district that operated for twenty years and later became a residence until it reopened...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Interiors.; Parlors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • First Church of Divine Science 1905's addition east elevation

    • Photograph of the east elevation of the 1950's addition to the First Church of Divine Science located in Denver, Colorado. The building, completed in 1922, is important for its association with the development of the Divine Science denomination...
    • Divine Science Church (U.S.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; First Divine Science Church of Denver (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1990-2000.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1995 May
    • Pancake race, Alamosa, Colo.

    • Women participants in the annual Alamosa Colorado pancake race pose with frying pans and numbers pinned to their aprons in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A woman dressed as Aunt Jemima, in black face, a checkered dress, headscarf and an apron,...
    • Hispanic Americans--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Blackface entertainers.; Women.; Jemima, Aunt--Pictorial works.; Zamora, Elizabeth--Pictorial works.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Alamosa--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • 1958
    • Broomfield from the air

    • This aerial view of Broomfield, Colorado, shows farms and tract houses, highways and curving streets. Silos are next to railroad tracks in the center.
    • Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A two story L-shaped, Gothic Revival house is built on a masonry foundation in Central City, Colorado. The house, which is painted white, has a gabled roof, a side bay window, rectangular windows, a chimney, and a covered porch that is supported...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Residences in Central City, Colorado

    • Two hipped box houses stand above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. The house on the left is a clapboard structure with a chimney, a covered porch supported by simple columns, and a balcony with a spindle railing around the perimeter. The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A two story house with a gabled roof and side bay window is built on a masonry and brick foundation in Central City, Colorado. The facade is of clapboard construction, and the gables have fish scale, decorative shingles. The windows are...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Broomfield from the air

    • This aerial view of Broomfield, Colorado, shows farms, tract houses, streets, and a freeway cloverleaf intersection.
    • Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Central City, Colorado buildings

    • View of the backs of two-story storefronts in Central City, Colorado. Built above a retaining wall, the buildings have rectangular windows, stairs and walkways leading to the back doors, and walkways along the top level. The building second from...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A one story hipped box with a chimney at its apex is built above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. The clapboard house has rectangular windows, surrounded by moldings which are painted a darker color than the rest of the house. A...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • View from parlor into dance hall, the Homestead

    • Interior view from refurbished parlor into dance hall, the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district operating for nearly twenty years and later becoming a...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Interiors.; Parlors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A two story brick house with a flat roof and brick cornice is built above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. The duplex has rectangular windows with lintels, sills and paneled doors. The shades are drawn in three of the four windows in the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A two story brick house is built above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. It has a flat roof, two chimneys, a decorative brick cornice, rectangular windows, a front bay window, and a front porch with spindles and other decorative elements....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A two story, masonry house is built above a retaining wall at the intersection of two streets in Central City, Colorado. The house has a flat roof, a chimney, two side bay windows, rectangular windows with lintels, and a covered porch that extends...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A two story wood frame house with a mansard roof and three dormer windows is built above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. It has two bay windows on opposite sides of the front wall. The covered front porch is built behind a masonry...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Sun Dance at Pine Ridge, South Dakota

    • Eight Native American (Oglala Sioux) men participate in the Sun Dance on the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota. They all wear decorative, but different, breechcloths and head wear, and all hold ceremonial whistles in their mouths. Each man also...
    • Dakota Indians--Spiritual life--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Indians of North America--Spiritual life--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Oglala Indians--Spiritual life--South Dakota--1950-1960.; Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)--1950-1960.; Ceremonial...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A large, two story clapboard house is built above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. The house has a flat roof with eaves that extend out over the sides of the roof. Two bay windows, one on the upper level and one on the lower level, have...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A wood frame, two story structure is built along a concrete sidewalk in Central City, Colorado. The duplex has a rectangular window on either side of the upper level of the house. A door with a window in it, and a side window are on either side of...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Duplexes--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • JCRS Shopping Center store sign

    • Photograph of the store's sign for the JCRS Shopping Center located in Lakewood, Colorado. Site was the original location of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society and redeveloped in the 1950's as a shopping center.
    • Shopping centers--Colorado--Lakewood.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • Undated
    • Grand Imperial Hotel

    • Exterior view of the Grand Imperial Hotel, in Silverton, Colorado, looking west; shows storefronts with inset doors, pilasters with acanthus capitals, stepped semicircular arches over the second floor sash windows, mansard roof, chimneys and...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Grand Imperial Hotel (Silverton, Colo.)
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Central City, Colorado residences

    • A vernacular wood frame, L-shaped house with a gabled roof is in front of a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. The porch is supported by four pillars. The balcony has a spindle railing and side-entry stairs leading to the entrance of the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • An L-shaped, vernacular wood box has a "For Sale" sign in front of it in Central City, Colorado. The one story, clapboard house has a hipped roof and two chimneys. The covered porch, upheld by columns, has a railing with spindles. Steps lead from...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1060?]
    • Gaming room of Old Homestead, Cripple Creek

    • Interior view of refurbished gaming room of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district that operated until 1916 and later became a residence until reopened as a...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Gambling--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Interiors.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • The Homestead dining room, Cripple Creek

    • Interior view of refurbished dining room of the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor" or "sporting" house of red-light district in operation for nearly twenty years; it later became a residence and...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Dining rooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.;...
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Homestead House, Cripple Creek

    • Exterior view of the Old Homestead, 353 Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prominent "parlor or sporting" house of red-light district in operation for nearly twenty years and later became a residence until reopened in 1950's as a museum; the...
    • Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Central City, Colorado residences

    • A two story brick, box-shaped house is above a retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. It has a hipped roof, shingles, two chimneys, and rectangular windows, some much narrower in width than others. The covered porch has simple columns, a balcony...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Residences in Central City, Colorado

    • A gothic revival house is built behind a masonry retaining wall in Central City, Colorado. The one and one-half story clapboard structure has a gabled, tin roof with gingerbread bargeboard around the eaves. The porch is supported by simple columns...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • "Thy will be done" : the Prayer Band Ministry of Zion Baptist Church : 8th Annual Prayer...

    • Booklet created for the 8th Annual Prayer Breakfast at Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. This breakfast was to recognize the Senior Pastor and Associate Pastors for all the work they do for the church. Included are photographs of each...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2004
    • Silverton

    • Exterior view of the Foursquare Church on Eleventh (11th) Street and Snowden in Silverton, Colorado, looking northwest. This gable roofed frame building has a projecting gabled entry on the side with an arched door; a large white cross is on the...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Churches--Colorado--Silverton--1970-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1967?]
    • Crowd shot - Univ. of Denver Stadium

    • A crowds fills the University of Denver stadium in Denver, Colorado. Shows a platform or stand with officials (?), bunting, and spotlights. The stadium was dedicated in 1926 and used for football games until the 1950's. It was demolished in 1971...
    • University of Denver--Facilities--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Stadiums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Northeast Park Hill  Neighborhood Analysis

    • Analysis of the Northeast Park Hill neighborhood that includes demographic and economic information.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--Case studies.
    • circa 1976

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