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    • World War I Civilian Registration Index of Colorado Minorities.

    • List of men of ethnic minority between the ages of 18 and 45 who were required to register for the United State Selective Service during World War I. List is taken from Microfilm Rolls # 1509 CO 1-CO 2, and CO 6-CO 9, for Alamosa, Arapahoe,...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Colorado.; Colorado--Genealogy--Sources.; Denver (Colo.)--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System-- Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914 -1918.; United States....
    • undated
    • Brighton Depot Steakhouse

    • View of the Brighton Depot Steakhouse at 269 East Bridge Street in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. A former Union Pacific railroad station, the one story, wood clapboard building has a gabled roof, bargeboard, a brick chimney and glass enclosed...
    • Brighton Depot Steakhouse (Brighton, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Brighton (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Restaurants.; Brighton Depot Steakhouse (Brighton, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Restaurants--Colorado--Brighton--Pictorial works.; Brighton (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1995
    • 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
    • Brighton National Bank

    • The Brighton National Bank, Brighton (Adams County), Colorado, is housed in a two-story, frame dwelling, at 1020 East Bridge Street. It has a gable roof with dormers and a screened porch, with sign reading "Brighton National Bank." The front door...
    • Brighton National Bank (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Brighton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Banks--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.
    • Jan 27, 1965
    • Comision Honorifica Mexicana de Brighton, Colo.

    • Men and women pose with a banner for the "Cruz Azul Mexicana, Brigada No. 68, 3 Division, Brighton, Colo." on a stage or possibly an alter in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Members of La Cruz Azul Mexicana, a women's charitable organization...
    • Cruz Azul Mexicana. Brigada No. 68. 3 División (Brighton, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Charitable organizations--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Meetings--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.;...
    • 1927 September 16
    • Weeding sugar beet fields near Brighton

    • A Mexican farm worker (migrant worker) uses a hoe to weed a sugar beet field near Brighton, Colorado. He wears work pants, long sleeved shirt and a straw hat. Another worker is in the distance.
    • Mexicans--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Sugar beets--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Brighton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Farming--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Migrant agricultural laborers--Mexican--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • At fire of 10/23/66

    • Firetrucks, firemen, and hoses are in the street around a smoking commercial building during a fire in Brighton, Colorado. Jets of water are aimed at windows on the second floor, and a crane reaches to the roof; two men are at its upper end. A...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.
    • 1966
    • María Rebecca Gallegos and José Repito Durán

    • Studio portrait María Rebecca Gallegos and her husband José Repito Durán, a farmer, businessman and Hispanic rights advocate from Brighton, Colorado. He was active in the Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos, an Hispanic labor...
    • Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos--People--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Spouses.; Women.; Durán, José Repito, 1893---Pictorial works.; Durán, María Rebecca Gallegos,...
    • [1940?]
    • José Repito Durán

    • Studio portrait of José Repito Durán, a farmer and Hispanic rights advocate from Brighton, Colorado. He was active in the Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos, an Hispanic labor organization, and a prominent businessman. He wears...
    • Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos--People--1940-1950.; Hispanic Americans--1930-1940.; Mexican Americans--1930-1940.; Business people.; Durán, José Repito, 1893---Pictorial works.; Sociedad Protección Mutua de Trabajadores...
    • [1930?]
    • Street scene, Brighton, Colo.

    • View north on Division Street, renamed North Main Street, from northeast corner of Bridge and North Main Street, Brighton, Colorado; shows horse-drawn wagons and carriages parked near sidewalk, brick and wood frame buildings. Identifiable...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1910.
    • [between 1908 and 1910]
    • La Cruz Azul Mexicana

    • Men and women pose with a banner for the "Cruz Azul Mexicana, Brigada No. 68, 3 Division, Brighton, Colo." on a stage or possibly an alter in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Members of La Cruz Azul Mexicana, a women's charitable organization...
    • Cruz Azul Mexicana. Brigada No. 68. 3 División (Brighton, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Charitable organizations--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Meetings--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.;...
    • [1927 September 16]
    • 11 days work

    • Workmen for W. Johnson, in Brighton, Colorado, pose in bib overalls, aprons, sack suits, ties and gold chains, with a line of new houses behind them. The photo is taken looking northeast, and the houses are 204 - 258 North Fourth Street, between...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.
    • April 9, 1917
    • Jim Knapp home

    • This one-story brick home in Brighton, Colorado, with a gable roof, bay windows, and a screened in porch is in the background, mostly concealed by trees. A picket fence encloses the yard, in which a man stands by a carriage. Frame, saltbox...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Brighton--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Brighton sugar factory's opening day, Dec. 1917.

    • The sugar factory, in Brighton, Colorado, is a four-story, flat monitor roofed structure with paned factory windows and pipe vent stacks. Shed roofed, one-story buildings with end windows and a gable roofed building with a brick and concrete stack...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.
    • Dec. 1917
    • 2:30 P.M., Union Pacific 2497 at Brighton

    • Union Pacific steam locomotive 2497 (2-8-2) with a caboose and gondola car is stopped near a tree in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Smoke rises from the locomotive.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Brighton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.
    • 1956 November 12
    • Brighton's, Cottonwood Canyon

    • View of Brighton's Hotel in Big Cottonwood Canyon, Brighton (Salt Lake County), Utah. Shows Silver Lake.
    • Big Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake County, Utah)--1880-1890.; Brighton (Utah)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Utah--Brighton--1880-1890.; Lakes & ponds--Utah--Brighton--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Sloan beet dump

    • View of freight cars at the sugar beet loading facilities at the Great Western Sugar Company near Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. A woman stands next to a wood frame building while workers dump sugar beets into C.B.& Q. (Chicago, Burlington and...
    • Great Western Sugar Company--Buildings--1910-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1925?]
    • Brighton migrant

    • A woman cooks in a migrant worker's house near Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. A small boy stands nearby and holds a baby bottle. Pots, pans, a pail, stove, mattress, and bunk beds are in the room.
    • Migrant agricultural laborers--Housing--Colorado--Brighton--1970-1980.; Brighton (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Cookery--Colorado--Brighton--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Brighton--1970-1980.; Interiors--Colorado--Brighton--1970-1980.;...
    • 1972 August
    • Hotel Brighton

    • View of the Hotel Brighton (formerly the Platte Valley House) located on the corner of Bush and Cabbage Avenue in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Shows a two story brick building with porches, a balcony, and chimneys. Signs read: "Hotel...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Brighton pioneers

    • These South Platte Valley pioneers, probably at the Hagus homestead in Brighton, Colorado, include men women, and children in sack suits, bowlers, puff shouldered blouses and jabot collars. They are identified as: back row, left to right, Nick...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Picnics--Colorado--Brighton--1880-1900.
    • [between 1888 and 1891]
    • Murder trio on way to the penitentiary in 1933

    • Three handcuffed Mexican American youths on their way to Canon City, pose as they prepare to be transported to prison, Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. The men were sentenced to hang for the brutal murder of George F. Arnold, age 74. They are...
    • Mexican Americans--Colorado--Brighton--1930-1940.; Brighton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Prisoners--Colorado--Brighton--1930-1940.; Cox, Earl.; Montoya, Candelario.; Saiz, Joseph.; Templeton, Lee.; Vigil, Roy.
    • 1933
    • Brighton School

    • Students of the Brighton School, in Brighton, Colorado, pose in front of a brick wall with sash windows and an open door. Boys in suits wear planter, sailor, and Turk's hats. The girls wear patterned dresses, some with white aprons. Three have...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.
    • [1897 or 1898]
    • Centrifugal machine, Brighton, Colo, sugar beet factory

    • Interior view of a Great Western Sugar processing facility in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado; a man works with a wheel valve by a sign: "Danger - Bring Centrifugal To A Complete Stop Before Putting Discharger Into The Sugar."
    • Great Western Sugar Company--People--1910-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Employees--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Sugar...
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    • Canning plant and cremery [sic], Brighton Colo.

    • View of canning plant and creamery in Brighton (Adams County) Colorado; shows Frink Cheese Factory, North Main Street, men in horse drawn wagons with milk cans, and a car.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canneries--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Dairy products industry--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.
    • Januraty 22, 1910
    • Workers in a sugar beet field

    • A boy wears overalls and a cap and poses with a large sugar beet in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Shows rows of harvested sugar beet plants, men and women workers in the field and a car parked near trees.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Boys--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Ramona Bustamente migrant child at Brighton school

    • Portrait of Ramona Bustamente, a Hispanic girl, at a school in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. She wears a headband in her hair.
    • Hispanic Americans--Education--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.; Brighton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Girls--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.; School children--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.; Bustamente, Ramona.
    • 1966 July
    • Sugar Beet Industry

    • Sugar beet dumps at Brighton, Northern Colorado; shows Union Pacific Railway freight cars, large piles of beets, a depot, the Kuner Empson cannery, and the eastern plains with farms in background.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1930.; Canneries--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1930.; Railroad...
    • [between 1901 and 1927]
    • First Baptist Church Directory and Yearbook

    • Directory published by the First Baptist Church of Denver, Colorado. Included in the document are lists of: the different religious services and their corresponding meeting times, different organizations within the congregation, and members by...
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930
    • Station at Brighton, Colo.

    • View of the frame Union Pacific Railroad station in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. The passenger depot has gable trim and signs that read "Brighton" and "Railway Express Agency." A water tower and cars are nearby.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; Brighton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Brighton--1940-1950.; Water tanks--Colorado--Brighton--1940-1950.
    • 1949 November 10
    • Brighton forge

    • The interior of this blacksmith shop in Brighton, Colorado, includes two men in leather aprons posing with an anvil, vises, a forge, and grinders. The walls are hung with tools, horseshoes, and posters advertising "Old Virginia" cheroots.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blacksmithing--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.; Forge shops--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Brighton, Colo. business, canning & preserving

    • Women handle glass bottles in the Kuner Pickle Company factory in Brighton (Adams County) Colorado; carts are by (possibly) bottle-washing machinery.
    • Kuner Pickle Company--1900-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Canneries--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1930.; Food industry--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1930.; Women--Colorado--Brighton--1900-1930.
    • [between 1902 and 1930?]
    • Union Pacific extra 2498 on Great Western Sugar Company factory spur at Brighton, Colorado

    • View looking north on Highway 85 [North Main Street] of Union Pacific steam locomotive 2498 (2-8-2) and gondola cars at a railroad grade crossing in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Two railroad employees stand near the train. A wood frame house...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Brighton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.
    • 1955 November 24
    • Kuner Pickle Co.

    • Interior view of Kuner Pickle Company factory, Brighton (Adams County) Colorado; shows men and women working with belt driven machinery and cabbages.
    • Kuner Pickle Company--1910-1920.; Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canneries--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Employees--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Food industry--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.
    • [between 1912 and 1920?]
    • St. Augustine Catholic Church, Brighton

    • Father Verschraegen of the St. Augustine Catholic Church in Brighton, Colorado, in vestments, poses behind his flock of children. The brick church in the background has arched doors with a stained glass fanlight and flanking lamps.
    • St. Augustine Catholic Church (Brighton, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Brighton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Brighton--1930-1940.
    • 1930
    • St. Augustine Catholic Church, Brighton

    • Saint Augustine Catholic Church, in Brighton, Colorado, is a cream-brick building; its central tower has a hipped gable roof and battlements, topped by a cross. Flanking wings have stepped pediments and narrow, arched windows. The entry doors are...
    • St. Augustine Catholic Church (Brighton, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Brighton (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Brighton--1970-1980.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Workers in a sugar beet field

    • Farm workers are in a sugar beet field in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Shows rows of sugar beet plants and piles of harvested beets. A woman wears a dress; men and a boy wear overalls or work pants and hats. A truck is at the edge of the...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Workers in a sugar beet field

    • Men wear overalls and hats and stand beside large sugar beets in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Workers are beside rows of harvested sugar beet plants on the ground.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Union Pacific 4003 extra north at Brighton

    • Union Pacific steam locomotive 4003 (4-8-8-4) with a consist of Gondola and freight cars approaches a cattle guard near Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Dark smoke rises from the locomotive.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Brighton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.
    • 1956 October 12
    • Brighton, Co.

    • Puppies frolic by a concrete pond with a fountain in Brighton, Colorado; a man in a straw hat looks on. Low walls flank the foreground, and flowerbeds are in the midground. Wooden gablets further back probably shelter young plants, and fields...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fountains--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • 1920
    • Great Western Sugar Company's beet sugar factory at Brighton, near Denver

    • The Great Western Sugar Company plant in Brighton, Colorado is a four-story brick factory with paned, floor to ceiling windows and a cylindrical brick smokestack towering next to it. Letters on the flat topped monitor roof spell the company's name....
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1940.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Street scene, Brighton Colo.

    • View of South Fourth and Bush Streets in Brighton (Adams County) Colorado; shows a man, children, an automobile, frame or brick houses.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Children--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.
    • January 22, 1910
    • Union Pacific extra 2495 leaving Brighton for Denver

    • A Union Pacific freight train, led by steam locomotive 2495 (2-8-2), travels through fields near Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. The consist has boxcars and gondola cars.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Brighton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.
    • 1954 October 12
    • Brighton

    • View of a gravestone at the Brighton, Adams County, Colorado cemetery: a pointed slab with Japanese inscriptions.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Brighton--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Brighton--1930- 1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Ranch in Brighton

    • This two-story brick house in Brighton, Colorado, has a hipped- gable roof with chimneys and a small dormer. An enclosed porch shelters the back door, and a dog sits on the stoop. A white lath fence encloses the yard, and spherical milk-glass lamps...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • 1920
    • Brighton

    • View of a planted urn at the Brighton, Adams County, Colorado, cemetery.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Brighton--1930-1970.; Urns--Colorado--Brighton--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Midland Refining Co.

    • View of the Midland Refining Company refinery on Brighton Road in Commerce City (Adams County), Colorado. A mobile cement mixer is parked near a brick building. Smokestacks are nearby.
    • Midland Refining Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Commerce City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Refineries--Colorado--Commerce City--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Catholic church, Brighton

    • View of a church building identified as a Catholic Church in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. The Art Deco style brick church has arched windows and an arched entrance, crosses on a central tower and buttresses. A brick house nearby has a front...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]

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