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    • 16th Stree [sic], Denver

    • Overview looking southeast on Sixteenth Street of downtown Denver, Colorado; shows a busy time of day with many automobiles parked on the streets, pedestrians on sidewalk, street railway cars and cables, lamp posts, and buildings including the Post...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1935]
    • 16th. Stree[t] Denver

    • View of Sixteenth Street, Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, streetlights, clocks, automobiles, streetcars, bicycle, and United States flags. Signs read: "Graysons - Good Clothes," "Shraiberg's Flowers," "Perini's," "Denver Daily," "Sun," and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1932]
    • A "Stork" Party at Gates

    • Members of the Gates and Rhoads family gather for a "stork" party at the Gates'. Front row of table: John Gates, second from left; Mrs. Addie Rhoads, fifth from right (holding a Gates or Rhoads child); and possibly Mrs. Sadie Rhoads, second from...
    • Showers (Parties)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Gates, Charles Cassius, 1877-1961.; Gates, Hazel LaDora Rhoads.; Rhoads, Addie Mellon.; Rhoads, Sade.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • A lot of people are glad this little pavilion can't talk

    • View of the sun shelter at the Sunken Gardens near West High School in Denver, Colorado. Shows a pillar made of large stones, stone bench and wooden roof. Spruce and pine trees are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Sunken Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Shelters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1929 and 1931]
    • Actress

    • Lucille Ferry poses in a costume from the play "The Sunbird," produced in Denver, Colorado, by the Denver Community Players. Outfit includes gauze, strap sandals, and a sunburst hat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Ferry, Lucille.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Adult education at Denver Public Library

    • Interior view at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; shows books and tables. Poster boards read: "How The Adult Education Council Works." Titles include: "Broadcasting Abroad," "Deliver Us From Dogma," and "Radio and Education 1933."
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Tables--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Alamosa Shop Band Denver, @ state capital [i.e. capitol] Denver

    • The Alamosa Shop Employees Band of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad poses in three rows, in front of State Capitol, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. Each wears a uniform and holds an instrument. Standard-bearers hold the American flag and...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Marching bands--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1935?]
    • Alamosa, Salt Lake & Denver Shop Bands, in front of capital [i.e. capitol] - Denver, Colo.

    • Members of the shop bands of The Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad of Denver, Colorado, Alamosa, Colorado, and Salt Lake City, Utah pose in four rows on the Colorado State Capitol steps, Denver, Colorado. They wear uniforms and hold instruments...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Marching bands--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1935?]
    • Andrew Carnegie Centennial Anniversary

    • View of a window display at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; signs read: "Andrew Carnegie Centennial Anniversary" and "Carnegie Gifts To Bibliographic Center, Denver Art Museum, Denver Public Library, University of Denver School,...
    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Commemoration.; Denver Public Library--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Window displays--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Asst. Chief Bonelle - officer's school

    • Chief Bonelle, a Denver fireman, explains a valve mechanism in a Denver, Colorado, classroom. A diagram of a building is on the chalkboard.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1920-1940.; Valves--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Classrooms--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Auditorium

    • Interior view of the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; shows a hardwood floor with zone markings, a basketball hoop, padding, bunting, balcony seats, a timer, and an oil painting.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1939?]
    • Auto/drug store accident

    • A crowd looks at wreckage of an automobile that crashed into the front of a drugstore, in Denver, Colorado. Awnings lie across the front of the automobile and a bench is overturned. Men help to remove the debris.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Awnings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Automobile - streetcar wreck

    • Denver Tramway Company car number 36 is by a crushed Plymouth car in Denver, Colorado; people look on.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Street railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Automobile - streetcar wreck

    • Denver Tramway Company car number 36 is by a crushed Plymouth car in Denver, Colorado; women look on.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Street railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Automobiles dealership

    • View of the Rogers Platt Chevrolet Co., automobile dealer located at 2120 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, Colorado, and Weicker Warehouse (storage facility built 1925-1926).
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Automobile dealerships--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1929 and 1935]
    • 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]
    • Barber Shop interior

    • Interior view of a barber shop in Denver, Colorado; shows women cutting children's hair, porcelain chairs, and mirrors.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Barbers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Barbershops--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Women--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?]
    • 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?]
    • Basenji

    • View of (possibly) a Basenji, a short haired dog with curled tail, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Bear

    • A bear sits in the doorway of a log structure in a metal pen, probably at the Denver Zoo, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver Zoo--1920-1940.; Bears--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Cages--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Zoos--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Bert L. Rhoads

    • Bert L. Rhoads, Harry Rhoads' brother, walks down a sidewalk of a small brick house in Denver, Colorado. He wears a white shirt, a bow tie, and pants.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Rhoads, Bert.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975--Family.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Beth Israel, Jewish Hospital

    • Exterior view of Beth Israel Hospital at Lowell Boulevard and 16th (Sixteenth) Avenue in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver Colorado. The brick building features a row of dormers on a low pitched roof with decorative Star of David finials. A...
    • Beth Israel Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1940.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1921 and 1940?]
    • Bethany Danish Lutheran Church 5th at Bannock

    • View of Bethany Danish Lutheran Church at 5th (Fifth) and Bannock Streets in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features gothic windows and a spire.
    • Bethany Danish Lutheran Church (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Baker (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Lutheran churches--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Bishops Throne or Cathedra, Denver, Colo

    • Interior view of St. John's Cathedral (also known as Saint John's Church in the Wilderness and Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist) in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows carved wood figures, a seat with podium and tracery,...
    • Saint John's Cathedral (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cathedrals--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • 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?]
    • Board of Water Commissioners

    • Men pose by a Water Department service truck in Denver, Colorado; canvas covers the truck bed.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Public utility companies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Bridge across the Platte River (Globeville)

    • View of the 3rd (Third) Avenue bridge across the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado; also shows streetlamps and houses.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1920-1940.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Broadway looking south

    • A view of Broadway Avenue, around 14th (Fourteenth) and Speer Boulevard, Denver, Colorado, looking south. Shows a trolley car, pedestrians, automobiles, and local businesses. Signs read: "Botterill Hudson Essex (car dealer)", "Crystal", and "C. R....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Brothers - Harry & Bert Rhoads

    • Harry and his brother Bert Rhoads pose for photo on a porch. Both men wear shirts, bow ties and slacks. Harry wears suspenders.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Families--Colorado--1920-1940.; Rhoads, Bert.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [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?]
    • Campsites at Overland Park auto camp

    • A man and woman tie down the corner of a canvas tent that covers a car at Overland motor camp in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Tents for people and for cars are clustered under the trees.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Camping--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Tents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1931?]
    • Car wreck

    • People crowd around an automobile crash, in (probably) Denver, Colorado; one man wears a priest's robe or vestments and a fedora hat. Houses are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Priests--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Caretaker's house at Overland Park

    • View of the home of the caretaker of Overland Park in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The rustic house features wraparound porches, a split log exterior, dormers, and decorative wood railings. Two women sit on the porch.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Castle under 16th viaduct

    • View of Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) near the 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are parked near the building used by the Denver & Salt Lake Railway. Trains and rail tracks are nearby.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--Buildings--1920-1940.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1925 and 1935]
    • Ceilings decorations and sunbursts

    • Interior view at the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; shows a ceiling light fixture, faux ornaments, and molding.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1939?]
    • Charles C. and Hazel Gates with children

    • Charles C. Gates, front row center, poses with Hazel Gates, back row center, and their children.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Gates, Charles Cassius, 1877-1961.; Gates, Hazel LaDora Rhoads.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Cheesman Memorial

    • View of the Cheesman Memorial Pavilion designed by Willis Adams Marean in Cheesman Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows a portion of the colonnade, a sand path, trees, and planting beds.
    • Cheesman, Walter Scott, 1838-1907--Monuments.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Cherokee Street fire station

    • Interior view of Denver Fire Department Station No. 11 at 40 West 2nd Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows fire engines, a bell, tables, and chairs.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Facilities--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • City Auditorium at night

    • View of the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado, at night; shows entablature, domes, and light bulbs.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1939?]
    • City Auditorium, Denver, Colo.

    • View of the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; shows a stone building with domes and entablature, and cars on 14th (Fourteenth) Street.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--19201940.
    • [between 1920 and 1939?]
    • City Park

    • View of the Conservatory (Palm House) at City Park in Denver, Colorado. The greenhouse has a smokestack and covered entryway.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Greenhouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1935?]
    • City Park - Golf Course and Clubhouse

    • Young men and golfers stand outside of the City Park Municipal Golf Course Clubhouse located on York Street in Denver, Colorado. The building features a "mission" architectural style design with soft arches and wide columns.
    • City Park Golf Course (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Clubhouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Golf courses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Golfers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]

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