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    • Denver churches, Christian Science Reading Room

    • View of the Christian Science Reading Room at 1415 Logan Street in Denver, Colorado; building cornerstone reads: Administration Building, First Church of Christ, Scientist, erected 1927.
    • First Church of Christ, Scientist (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1935]
    • Wood-Morris-Bonfils residence

    • The Helen Bonfils residence at 707 Washington Street, Denver, Colorado; features tile roof, lunette windows, formal terraced gardens, balustraded balconies and pergolas.
    • Bonfils, Helen, 1889-1972--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1935?]
    • Indian Scout (Civic Center)

    • Night view of Indian Scout (On the War Trail), an A. Phimister Proctor bronze sculpture, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado; sunset highlights clouds directly behind the silhouette of the indian scout with spear mounted on horseback; A. Phimister...
    • Proctor, Alexander Phimister, 1862-1950.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1922 and 1935]
    • Denver Civic Center, Christmas lighting display

    • Night view of snow-covered Christmas display in Civic Center, Denver, Colorado; shows tall Christmas tree with decorations and spotlight, streetlamps, and illuminated State Capitol Building.
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Christmas trees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1931]
    • Mary Reed Library, University of Denver

    • View of the Mary Reed Library (later Mary Reed Hall), 2199 S. University Boulevard, Denver, Colorado. The building is a brick structure with prominent bays, and some gothic windows. A tower extends above the main entrance to the building.
    • University of Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1933?]
    • Blayney-Murphy building, Denver Union Stockyards

    • View of the Blayney-Murphy slaughterhouse at 45th (Forty-fifth) and Gilpin Streets in the Denver Union Stockyards in the Elyria-Swansea Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a concrete building with truck bays, a tower and smokestacks. An...
    • Blayney-Murphy Company--Facilities--1920-1940.; Packing-houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Old Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

    • View of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City at 17th (Seventeenth) and Arapahoe streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows the Colorado Yule marble building with arched windows and entablature. Cars and people are on the street. Signs read: "Lyons" and...
    • Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City--Buildings--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • Old Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City entrance

    • View of a Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City entrance at 17th (Seventeenth) and Arapahoe streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows the Colorado Yule marble facade, ornate lamp holders and double door portal. Engraved above the door reads: "Federal...
    • Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City--Buildings--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Doors & doorways--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • Colorado Lace Cleaning Co.

    • View of the brick Colorado Lace Cleaning Company building at 4100 Federal Boulevard in the Sunnyside neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one-story building has a hipped roof, awnings, a manicured, landscaped lawn and electric globe lights mounted...
    • Colorado Lace Cleaning Company--Buildings--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cleaning establishments--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1926 and 1940?]
    • Boston building, Denver

    • View of the Boston Building at 17th (Seventeenth) Street and Champa Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The Richardsonian Romanesque style structure features rusticated red sandstone, arched windows, striped awnings, and window signs that read:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Office buildings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • Dokey Circus, Denver

    • View of circus tents, and an arched wooden entrance sign to "Dokey Circus" at an intersection on East 5th (Fifth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Advertisements on a sign read: "Coca-Cola, Every Bottle Sterilized," "The Model Cleaners and Dyers, Men's...
    • Dokey Circus--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Advertisements--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Gates--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Show tents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1931?]
    • Circus performers

    • Circus performers pose in front of a canvas tent at probably the Dokey Circus in Denver, Colorado. Men dressed as clowns wear costumes that include: knickers, bow ties, hats or caps and a polka dotted clown suit with oversized feet. Clowns balance...
    • Dokey Circus--People--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Clowns--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1931?]
    • Circus performers

    • Women circus performers stand and pose balanced on the shoulders of men circus performers in front of a canvas tent at probably the Dokey Circus in Denver, Colorado. Women wear tights and satin leotards with matching headbands. Men wear acrobat...
    • Dokey Circus--People--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Acrobats--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Circus performers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1931?]
    • Circus clowns

    • Clowns pose in front of a canvas circus tent at probably the Dokey Circus in Denver, Colorado. A clown pretends to spank a clown with a straw broom. Men circus performers' costumes include: face paint, caps, knickers, a ruffled pants suit decorated...
    • Dokey Circus--People--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Clowns--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Show tents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1931?]
    • East High School

    • A view of the Dennis Sullivan Gateway sculptures and East High School, located at Colfax Avenue and Esplanade in the City Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The gateway was erected in honor of Dennis Sullivan, a Denver banker. Shows two pillars...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; City Park Esplanade (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Gates--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; High Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Monuments &...
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • Basement remodel

    • Interior view of a basement den at 180 Marion Street in the Country Club neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; decor includes Native American rugs, a taxidermied deer with antlers, a potted plant, a folding screen, and Empire style furniture.
    • Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Dens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Basement bathroom

    • Interior view of a bathroom at 300 Marion Street in the Country Club neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a sink, shower head, pipes, and a curtain.
    • Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Bathrooms--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Snap Cleaners - Dyers

    • A roadster and sedan automobile are parked in front of a three-story building at 1982 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. A sign on an awning reads: "Snap Cleaners - Dyers," "Cleaning - Dyeing - Repairing." A sign over a door reads: "Eugene G. Groves,...
    • Snap Cleaners (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cleaning establishments--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1935]
    • Little boy and girl

    • Two children play by the front steps of a house in Denver, Colorado. The boy wears a cowboy outfit with boots and a hat. He holds a paint brush and a palette and paints on the back of a girl's coat. On the ground is a small saddle, a bottle, and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children drawing & painting--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children playing--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Denver Auditorium

    • A large audience attends an event at the Denver Auditorium theater. A group of people are seated on stage, U.S. flags and banners are displayed on the balconies.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Parade

    • View of a parade in downtown Denver, Colorado; marching band carries drums, French horns, oboes, clarinets, and flutes. Business sign reads "Republic Drugstore."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Boy & girl painting

    • A girl sits on a stool in front of the porch of a home in Denver, Colorado. A boy is seated behind her and uses a paint brush on the back of the young girl's coat. On the ground is a palette with brushes, paint cans, and a bottle.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children drawing & painting--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children playing--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • St. Barnabas Episcopal Church E. 13th and Vine Street

    • View of St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a steeple and covered stoop.
    • St. Barnabas Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • View of sidewall panels - Auditorium

    • Interior view of the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; shows seating, an exit, molding, a fire hose, and painted ornaments.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1939?]
    • Daniel's and Fisher Tower

    • Night view of the Daniels and Fisher Stores tower, in Denver, Colorado; also shows 16th (Sixteenth) Street.
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Department stores--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Towers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Fuel Tank

    • View of an expandable tank used to store natural gas possibly in the North City Park Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a tall tank with iron scaffolding on the exterior. A one story brick utility building with a tile roof is nearby. Domestic...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fuel tanks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Storage tanks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Paddy wagon, Denver Police Department

    • Denver police officers stand near a police department paddy wagon parked by the Denver City and County Building in the Civic Center Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The police car has labels reading "Police Department," and "Police Patrol, No. 1"...
    • Denver (Colo.). Police Department.--People--1920-1940.; Police vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Police--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935? ]
    • Gardens at Alamo Placita Park, Denver

    • View of formal gardens in Alamo Placita Park at East 3rd (Third) Avenue and Emerson Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows flowers, bushes, and trees planted in geometric patterns.
    • Alamo Placita Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1940?]
    • Residence at 2665 Leyden Street

    • View of a house at 2665 Leyden Street in the South Park Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick house has a pitched roof and chimney.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Daniel's and Fisher Tower

    • View of the Daniels and Fisher Stores tower cupola and bell, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Bells--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Department stores--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Towers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Harriet & Mary Elizabeth Rhoads in their play house

    • Harriet and Mary Elizabeth Rhoads pose by their playhouse in Denver, Colorado. The girls' toys include a bicycle, tricycle and wagon.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children's playhouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children's toys--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1935]
    • Couple

    • A couple pose on the porch of a house possibly in Denver, Colorado. The man smiles and looks at the camera, the woman looks away.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Couples--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Smiling--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935]
    • Mrs. Hoover in Denver

    • Lou Henry Hoover (President Herbert Hoover's wife) stands near a train car probably at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. She wears a fur coat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Presidents' spouses--United States--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964--Family.; Hoover, Lou Henry, 1874-1944.
    • [either 1928 or 1932]
    • Denver house

    • View of a two-story house with a tile roof in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Denver house

    • View of a two-story house with a tile roof in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Women wrestling

    • Women demonstrate a wrestling hold in a Denver, Colorado gymnasium.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Wrestling--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Banquet

    • Shows guests at a banquet, probably in Denver, Colorado. Men and women stand behind a long table in front of international flags, these include the flag of the United States. An audience is seated in front of them.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Banquets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Two women

    • View of two unidentified women, Denver, Colorado. Both wear dresses with shawls, necklaces, earrings, and gloves; one wears a wristwatch.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Denver officers examining murder site.

    • Interior view of a small room as four Denver Police officers examine a murder site. Shows a blood stained bed and pillows.
    • Crime scenes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Beds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Blood--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Police--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Governor "Billy" Adams on Harley Davidson Motorcycle Fest.

    • Governor "Billy" Adams poses on a Harley Davidson motorcycle in front of the State Capitol building, Denver, Colorado. The man on the far right of the photo and smiling is Floyd Clymer. This was probably a promotion to see how far a Harley Davidson...
    • Harley-Davidson motorcycle--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Motorcycles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Clymer, Floyd, 1895-1970.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Child in a police uniform

    • A small boy wears a police uniform coat with a badge, a hat and a nightstick, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Uniforms--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Elderly couple and child

    • Portrait of an elderly man and woman with a girl, probably in Denver, Colorado. Interior shows partial view of fireplace and fringed chairs.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Aged persons--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Fire engine #15 wreck

    • A crowd stands around the wreckage of Fire Engine #15 overturned on a city street in Denver, Colorado. Shows ladder and hoses.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Gov. Billy Adams & saddle

    • Governor William "Billy" Adams poses with a saddle and lasso in his office in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Saddles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Roy Howard

    • Newspaperman Roy W. Howard poses outdoors and holds a newspaper in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Executives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Howard, Roy Wilson, 1883-1964.
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • Parade

    • Men in uniform march in front of the Colorado State Capitol Building, Denver, Colorado. Some have a United States flag; people crowd the side lines.
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Firemen on ladder w/ hose

    • Firemen climb a ladder up a storefront in Denver, Colorado; icicles drape a street lamp, and window signs reads: "Royal Home Made Candies", "Reichman and Son Cigar Co." and "Webster Cigar." Fire Engine #4 is parked on the street.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Campsites at Overland auto camp

    • A person walks on a dirt roadway between tents at the Overland Park motor camp in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Behind the tents is a building with a central plaza, towers, and a drive-through entryway.
    • Camp sites, facilities, etc.--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Tents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1931?]
    • Road in the motor camp at Overland Park

    • Men and women walk along the side of the road that passes through the auto camp at Overland Park in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Tents are pitched along the side of the road and in the distance.
    • Camp sites, facilities, etc.--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Tents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1931?]
    • Richthofen Monument

    • A view of the Richthofen Monument on Oneida Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]

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