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    • Smith Kelly Wedding portrait

    • Bernice Smith and Andrew Jackson "Jack" Kelly were married in the "new" Zion at 933 East 24th Avenue, Denver, Colorado. According to Zion's archives, they were the "first" couple to have this honor.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1935
    • Nelson Carothers Wedding

    • Bride Lori Nelson Carothers, and the groom, Mark Carothers at their wedding reception in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • 2000 April 8
    • Nelson Carothers Wedding

    • Bride Lori Nelson Carothers, and the groom, Mark Carothers cutting their wedding cake during their wedding reception at the Grant Humphrey's Mansion in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • 2000 April 8
    • YMCA Identification Card, No. 33

    • Card identifying Clarence Holmes as Fund Solicitor for the Glenarm branch of the YMCA (Denver, Colo.)
    • Glenarm YMCA (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1935
    • The Park Hill Experience

    • Demographic study of the African-American Population in Denver
    • Cortese, Charles F.
    • 1974
    • Brown Family Home

    • Photograph of the childhood home of Octavia Brown in Denver, Colorado. Several members of the Brown family are seen standing and sitting on the front porch.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1895
    • King Jones Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. Lorraine poses in her dress. Underneath is written "size 5 dress, about 90 pounds".
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. Pictured are the bride and groom walking down the aisle after the ceremony.
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. The bride and groom stand together on the first floor of the church.
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. The couple stand in front of the minister, exchanging a kiss as husband and wife.
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding cutting the cake

    • Photograph of the wedding of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. the couple stand poised to cut the cake at Corrine Jackson's home on 26th High Street in Denver, Colorado. Pictured are the...
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. Underneath photo "tiny waist, tiny bride. Lorraine".
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding party

    • Photograph of the wedding party of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. The wedding party is pictured in front of the sanctuary of the church.
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    • 1948 June 4
    • King Jones Wedding ceremony

    • Photograph taken during the wedding ceremony of Richard King and Lorraine Jones at the Scott United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. The couple are pictured standing in front of the minister, during the ceremony.
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    • 1948 June 4
    • The Grace Church Call program

    • Program for worship services for Grace Church, Sunday, October 22, 1933. Ad for Clarence Holmes' dentistry business on page 4 of the program.
    • Grace Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1933 October 22
    • Nelson Carothers Wedding

    • Group photograph of Lori Nelson Carothers family during her wedding to Mark Carothers in Denver, Colorado. Pictured from left to right are: Leroy F. Nelson Jr., Lori Nelson Carothers, Mark Carothers, Charleszine Nelson.
    • Source unknown.
    • 2000 April 8
    • Mass Wedding at Zion Baptist Church

    • Photograph of a mass wedding held at Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. This mass wedding was held as a Church Wide Chorus fundraiser. Individuals identified in the photo are from left to right: Percy Jaggers, Vivian Sims, James and...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1942
    • American Woodmen insurance ledger : 5 June 1901 to 31 July 1907 : index

    • Index of the American Woodmen Insurance Ledger from 1901-1907. Index pertains to insurance policies bought by African Americans during that time frame. The index contains the following information: Name of the Insured, "Camp and State" of...
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Genealogy Dept.
    • 2007
    • Juneteenth Rap Contest Flyer

    • Flyer advertising a Rap Contest sponsored by The Five Points Business Associations community Artist in Residence Program on June 13-15 1988.
    • Five Points Business Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1988 June 13-15
    • Juneteenth Beauty Contestant Regulations

    • Information packet for prospective contestants of the 11th Annual Miss Juneteenth Pageant.
    • Five Points Business Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1994
    • Letter from Wilma J. Webb to Sarah L. Foster

    • Letter from Wilma Webb (Colorado State Representative) to Sarah Foster (President Five Points Business Association) pertaining to the Juneteenth Parade and Celebration.
    • Webb, Wilma J.
    • 1990 March 26
    • Interior Rice's Tap Room and Oven.

    • Black and white photograph of several individuals seated at bar in Rice's Tap Room and Oven. Caption "Rice's Tap Room and Oven Home of Blue Monday, Ladies Night Every Thursday, Photo by J.D.M."
    • Source unknown.
    • undated
    • Untitled Hotel Project Proposal

    • Business proposal to build a hotel in Five Points by Otha Rice of the Rice's Tap Room and Oven.
    • Rice, Otha.
    • undated
    • Miss Alpine Rose

    • Black and white image of Miss Alpine Rose, Five Points (Denver, Colo.)
    • Source unknown
    • undated
    • Seventh Annual Juneteenth Pageant program

    • Program for the Five Points Business Association's 7th Annual Juneteenth Pageant on June 15th 1990.
    • Five Points Business Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1990 June 15
    • Juneteenth Raffle Ticket

    • Unused raffle ticket from the Juneteenth raffle on June 21st 1986.
    • Five Points Business Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1986 June 21
    • Letter from Leo Simon to Otha Rice

    • Letter written from Leo Simon from Beaumont Texas to Otha Rice. Letter discusses Otha's life in Denver, as well as Simon's life in Texas.
    • Simon, Leo.
    • 1954 August 2

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