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    • Eureka Street, Central City

    • Eureka Street in Central City is framed by two trees without leaves. The Henry M. Teller Law offices and the Opera House are in the foreground. The Teller House is in the center of the image, and the First National Bank block is in the background....
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Central...
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    • Teller House and Opera House

    • The Teller House and the Opera House are next to each other along Eureka Street in Central City. The first and second story of the Victorian Teller House are visible. The windows on the upper level have sills and mantels, and the lower windows have...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Central City High School

    • Central City High School, an Italianate, granite building with narrow, arched windows and a cupola is on the hill next to the granite St. Paul's Episcopal Church. A one and one-half story clapboard house, partially obscured by trees, is in the...
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1930
    • St. James Methodist Church, Central City

    • St. James Methodist Church is the oldest Protestant church in Colorado. Built into the side of a hill in 1872, it is constructed of granite and has Gothic, pointed, windows and a front tower.
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • St. James Methodist Church

    • St. James Methodist Church is at the intersection of County Road Street and Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Three clapboard structures, one of which has a false front, are on the intersection across the street from the church. A house that...
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • St. James Methodist Church

    • St. James Methodist Church is behind several wood frame structures with gabled roofs on Eureka Street in Central City. Completed in 1872, the church, which is constructed of granite, has a front tower and gothic windows. The cast houses, where...
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Central City

    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church is loacted on East High Street in Central City, Colorado. The granite, gothic revival structure was built in 1873 to replace the original church, which burned in the fire of 1873. The masonry building, built into the...
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Methodist Church, Central City, 1939

    • St. James Methodist Church is on the intersection of Eureka and County Road Streets in Central City, Colorado. The church is the oldest Protestant congregation and church in Colorado. Built into the hillside, the building was completed in 1872 and...
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • Teller House, Central City

    • View of two of the four stories of the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. The lower windows and the entry over the paneled door are rounded. Wrought iron gas lights with white globes are on either side of the door. A wrought iron gas light...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Teller House exterior details

    • A crowd waits along the wood plank sidewalk in front of the Teller House before attanding a performance in the Opera House. The ushers of the Opera House, who are dressed in nineteenth century dress, walk along Eureka Street ringing bells to notify...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Central City, 1932

    • The Central City Opera House on Eureka Street was reopened in 1932, after renovation. It is a two story building constructed of Gilpin County granite, except for the top and sides. Is has a mansard-style roof with smaller towers on opposite sides...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Washington Hall (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Stables--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Juno by St. George Stanley, Teller House bar

    • A fresco of Juno is painted on a wall in the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. She stands perched on a rock in a darkened arch. The nude has a cloth draped around her, and is looking down toward the right. The image has a border with...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Juno (Roman deity)
    • [1932?]
    • Venus by St. George Stanley, Teller House

    • A fresco of Venus is painted in the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. The nude stands on a pedestal recessed in a darkened arch. She leans against a rock with her left hand, holding a cloth. She is holding an apple in her right hand and...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Venus (Roman deity)
    • 1932
    • Central City people by Newbury.

    • Three women dine at a table set for four at the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, while a standing man looks on. The women are in evening dress. A man and a woman chat together on a bench against the restaurant wall and a woman sits at a...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dining rooms--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Interiors.
    • 1937
    • Libera by St. George Stanley, Central City, Teller House, 1932

    • A fresco of Libera is painted in a corner of the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. The nude, partially covered by a cloth, stands on a pedestal and leans with her left elbow against a rock. She holds a cup in her left hand and looks down...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Libera (Roman deity)
    • 1932
    • Mars by St. George Stanley, Teller House, Central City, 1932

    • A fresco of Mars is painted on a wall in the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. He stands on a pedestal in a a dark, recessed arch wearing a Trojan helmet and boots and carrying a shield in his left hand and a spear in his right. He looks...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Mars (Roman deity)
    • 1932
    • Diana by St. George Stanley, Teller House bar, 1932

    • A fresco of Diana leaning against a rock is painted in the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. Her left leg rests on the rock. The nude, standing in a darkened arch, has a cloth draped over her left thigh. Her right arm is across her chest...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Diana (Roman deity)
    • 1932
    • Apollo by St. George Stanley, Teller House, 1932

    • A fresco of Apollo is painted on a wall in the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. Apollo stands on a pedestal in a darkened arch, holding an object in his left hand as he leans back on his right foot. He wears a cloak gathered around his...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Apollo (Greek deity)
    • 1932
    • Mercury by Paschal Quackenbush, Teller House, Central City

    • Mercury, who stands on a stone in a darkened arch, holds his torch and is painted in a corner of the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. He is wearing a tunic with a sash and holding a lit torch in his left hand. He looks toward the left. A...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Mercury (Roman deity)
    • 1932
    • Aphrodite, Teller House bar, 1932

    • A fresco of Aphrodite is painted to the left of a door in the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado. She sits on a stone recessed in a darkened arch. The nude is covered with a cloth and has her left arm across her chest. She looks toward the...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Murals--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Aphrodite (Greek deity)
    • 1932
    • Interior Teller House

    • A large wooden case with glass panels and "Gilpin Miner" painted on it is in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. Minerals sit on the cabinet shelves. An antique telephone and a desk with two lamps on it and several chairs in front of it...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Teller House bar with Louis Spies bartending, 1937

    • A bartender in a white uniform stands behind the bar in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, fixing a drink. The bar in front of him has a cup of straws, ashtrays, and a glass on it. Bottles of liquor are on the counter behind the bartender...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bars--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Teller House bar, Hera, Apollo, Venus, Libera in murals

    • Patrons of the Teller House bar in Central City, Colorado, visit in formal evening attire. Men and women socialize; an older woman holds a cape over her shoulders. Men, some in white hats, hold newspapers. Classical frescoes depict the gods Hera,...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bars--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Sculpture--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Teller House interior

    • Teller House custodian polishes the Face on the Barroom Floor in Central City, Colorado. The elderly man wears a felt hat and a suit witha sheriff's star pinned to the lapel. Image was painted by artist Herndon Davis.
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Art--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Bars--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Corner of General Grant Room at Teller House, Central City, Colo,  1933

    • General Grant's bed is in the corner of a room in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. The bedstead has carved woodwork and paneling with a finial on each side of the headboard. The bed is covered with a quilted spread. A dresser is next to...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bedrooms--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.
    • 1933
    • Court at Teller House, Central City, Colo, 1934

    • View from above the dining room in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, to patrons dining at tables set on a polished hardwood floor and covered with checkered tablecloths, plates of food, and beverages. Flower boxes in front of a balcony...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dining rooms--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Desk, Teller House, Central City, Colo.

    • The front desk of the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, is backlit by rectangular windows against the far wall. A transom is over each window. A man stands behind the wood desk looking at the camera. The front of the desk has a paneled...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Desks--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Nan Sunderland as Desdemona Central City

    • Actor Nan Sunderland poses as Desdemona from Shakespeare's "Othello," in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Her costume is satin with a bodice and off-shoulder puffed sleeves. Earrings, pearls, and a mob cap complete the outfit; carved wood is...
    • Sunderland, Nan--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Nica Doret in "Central City Nights"

    • Actress Nica Doret poses in folk costume featuring appliqued stars, fringe, brocade, and slippers, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Doret, Nica--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Re-opening of Opera House, Central City, 1932

    • The billboard for the 1932 play festival season is posted outside of the Central City, Colorado, Opera House. It is attached to the granite wall, to the left of the arched entrance, and beneath a sconce. The billboard reads "The Central City Opera...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Edward Kane as "Marco" Palmieri

    • Actor Edward Kane poses in musician's costume as Marco, in Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Gondoliers," in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. He wears kneepants and stockings, a wide sash and a vest, and a sack hat. He plays a mandolin.
    • Kane, Edward--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Eliz. Williams & Eugene Frey, Central City Opera House lobby

    • A man and a woman stand in front of a window curtain at the top of the carpeted stairway in the Opera House lobby in Central City, Colorado. The woman wears an evening gown, and the man wears a tuxedo. The curved staircase has painted wood-panel...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Stairways--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Frey, Eugene.; Williams, Elizabeth.
    • 1933
    • Gregory Diggings monument plan

    • The proposal for the Gregory's Diggings monument to commemorate John Gregory's discovery of gold in Clear Creek Canyon is laid out on the hillside. On the left is a post with a sign that reads "Speed Limit 12 mi. per hour Keep Muffler Closed" and a...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1932?]
    • Paul Porter in "Central City Nights"

    • Actor Paul Porter poses in a tuxedo, spats, and gloves, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. He carries a cane and wears a top hat.
    • Porter, Paul--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878, the opera house was described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1931
    • Gregory Diggings, Central City monuments

    • A woman wearing a print dress, pumps and a hat stands to the left of the Gregory Diggings monument in Central City. The masonry monument is of granite and has a granite foundation. The brass marker in the center reads "On this ground later known as...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1932 and 1940?]
    • Elizabeth Williams & Eugene Frey at Central City Opera House

    • A man and a woman stand together by the open door at the top of carpeted steps in the Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado. The woman wears a long gown and a corsage and the man wears a tuxedo and carries a top hat. The door is...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Frey, Eugene.; Williams, Elizabeth.
    • 1933
    • Perry Ivins in "Central City Nights"

    • Actor Perry Ivins poses in a ragged costume featuring a long white beard and skullcap, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Ivins, Perry--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Gregory Diggings, Central City monuments

    • The Gregory's Diggings masonry monument is of granite and has a granite foundation. The brass marker in the center reads "On this ground later known as Gregory's Diggings John H. Gregory of Georgia discovered the first gold lode in Colorado on May...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1932 and 1940?]
    • Exterior Central City Opera House

    • Exterior view of the facade of Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Architectural features: twin towers, a mansard roof, a balcony with spindles, arched windows and entrances, and an oculus. Signs: "Opera House,"...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Theatrical posters--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Grace Panvini as Cassilda

    • Actress Grace Panvini poses as Cassilda, in Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Gondoliers," in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. She is in Spanish costume, with layered lace and brocade; her tall comb is draped in a mantilla. She holds a fan.
    • Panvini, Grace--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Central City Opera House

    • Patrons stand outside the Central City Opera House before a performance of Othello. 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"...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Central City

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado shows: houses, fences, roads, automobiles, Teller House, and mine tailings on hill.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • Central City Opera House

    • The exterior of the Central City Opera House is of Gilpin County granite. The upper rounded windows have a bracketed balcony with spindles underneath them. The lower, paneled doors, which have painted trim around the panels, have arched entries...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1938]
    • Helen Fleming & Russell Lewis in "Central City Nights"

    • Actors Helen Fleming and Russell Lewis pose in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. He wears a knotted scarf around his neck; she is in a satin gown with wide flounces, full sleeves, and a ruffled collar.
    • Fleming, Helen--Performances--1930-1940.; Lewis, Russell--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central...
    • 1935
    • Helen Freeman in "Central City Nights"

    • Actress Helen Freeman poses wide-eyed in a nun's habit, holding a large cross with rosary, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Freeman, Helen--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House 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 is constructed of Gilpin...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Helen Freeman in "Central City Nights"

    • Actress Helen Freeman poses in draped rough and sheer fabrics, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Freeman, Helen--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Matinee crowd in front of Central City Opera House, 1933

    • A line of people stand in front of the Central City Opera House and on the sidewalks. The women wear summer dresses and hats, and the men wear suits and hats. The Opera House is a two story building with a mansard roof with rounded windows and...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1933
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, was reopened in 1932 after renovation. 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 is...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934

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