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  • All fields: Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Thatcher School, 6-A class

    • Students of the 6-A class, and their teachers Miss Gunkle, Miss Siems, and an unidentified man pose in front of the brick Thatcher School at South Grant Street and Colorado Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The girls wear blouses, skirts, and dresses;...
    • Martin, A. C.
    • 1954 June
    • Thatcher School, 6-A class, Miss Siems

    • Students of the 6-A class, and their teachers Miss Gunkle and Miss Siems, pose in front of the brick Thatcher School at South Grant Street and Colorado Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The girls wear blouses, skirts, and dresses; the boys wear shirts,...
    • Martin, A. C.
    • 1954 June
    • Vest airport being abandoned

    • View of abandoned buildings and hangars at the Vest Aircraft Company's airport at 46th (Forty-sixth) and Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [1953]
    • Flat Iron Bldg

    • View of the Flatiron Building at 16th (Sixteenth) Street and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are parked on the street. A sign on the building reads: "The Rocky Mountain Fuel Company General Offices."
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [either 1953 or 1954]
    • Castle of Commerce

    • View of Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) after a fire in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. The stone building has an arched entryway.
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1952 March 13
    • Paramount Theater

    • Men in suits perform stunts on a trampoline near the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A woman in costume and spectators stand nearby. Signs on the building read:...
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    • 1956 August 18
    • Orpheum theater

    • Nighttime view of a crowd at the entrance to the Orpheum theater at 1537 Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the marquee reads: "RKO Orpheum 15 Hit Tunes 2 Love Stories Fred Astaire Red Sketlton Vera Ellen Arlene Dahl A...
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    • 1950 September 22
    • Red Cross Motor Unit, Soldiers to Stock Show

    • Soldiers pose by a van bound for the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado. An African American soldier sits in a wheelchair; a woman Red Cross member in uniform stands nearby.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • 1954 January 22
    • Post, old buildings exteriors

    • View of a scoreboard light panel at the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in Denver, Colorado. Minute timers read "IBM" above neon letters that read: "The Denver Post Sports Voice of the Rocky Mountain Empire."
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    • 1957 March 26
    • Public Library - Frederick R. Ross branch

    • Interior view of the Ross-Broadway Branch of the Denver Public Library in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; teenage boys study, and people browse bookshelves. A piano, ceiling light fixture, open dictionary, and monitor windows complete...
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    • 1951 November 29
    • Public Library - Frederick R. Ross Branch

    • Interior view of the Ross-Broadway Branch of the Denver Public Library in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men wait at a counter and women work. Decor includes card catalogs, bookshelves, and monitor windows.
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    • 1951 November 29
    • Broadway Theater

    • Women pose in Denver, Colorado by a car with a showcard: "This 1912 Baker is Displayed Through the Courtesy of the Colorado Horseless Carriage Club - See Red Skelton in 'Excuse My Dust' starts Thurs at the Broadway Theater." The women are...
    • Corwin, Albert O.
    • 1951 June 28
    • Broadway Theater

    • Women pose in Denver, Colorado by a car with a showcard that reads: "This 1912 Baker is Displayed Through the Courtesy of the Colorado Horseless Carriage Club - See Red Skelton in 'Excuse My Dust' starts Thurs at the Broadway Theater." The women...
    • Corwin, Albert O.
    • 1951 June 28
    • USO, Denver

    • An Army officer, a soldier and a sailor pose on the street in front of the USO in the Central City neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Signs on the building read: USO Service Men's Center. A sign in the distance reads: "Mickey's [Rest]aurant...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Soldier, Denver

    • A young soldier in uniform walks down a street in the central Business District in Denver, Colorado. Shows a barber shop, a barber pole, and a sign for a drugstore. A woman leans against the wall of a hotel. She wears a blouse, skirt and high heels...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Pat Boone

    • Pat Boone, a singer and actor, poses with an unidentified man, probably in Denver, Colorado. A Colorado State trooper is nearby.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Probably the Sun Valley neighborhood, Denver

    • View of a pickup truck parked in a dirt backyard probably in the Sun Valley neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Shows stuccoed brick houses, wooden fences and sheds and garages.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Probably the Sun Valley neighborhood

    • View of houses and businesses probably in the Sun Valley neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Shows houses, sheds, backyards, businesses, and manufacturing companies. Automobiles and a small dump truck are parked in the backyards. A sign reads in part:...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Sun Valley neighborhood

    • View of houses and businesses in the Sun Valley neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Shows brick one and two story houses, sheds, backyards, businesses, manufacturing companies and an oil storage tank. The Hungarian Flour Company silos are in the...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Bear's Stadium, Denver

    • View of Bear's Stadium in the Sun Valley neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The stadium is one level built into a hillside on the site of a landfill. Shows the backyards of houses, clothes lines, an abandoned building with smoke stacks and houses on...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the Colorado State Capitol building, a park, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building annex, the...
    • Myers, John A., photographer.
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    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the park in front of the Colorado State Capitol building, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building...
    • Myers, John A., photographer.
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    • May D. & F. construction, Denver

    • View of May D. & F. construction in the block bounded by Court Place and Tremont Place and 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows excavation, shoring, a crane, the Republic Building, the Denver Club...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • [1957?]
    • Denver Hearing Society patients and instructors

    • Elderly women practice speech at a Denver Hearing Society class in Denver, Colorado. The instructor is by a chart showing vowels and mouth positions.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Some music for the boys

    • Soldiers (some African American) stand around a woman seated at a piano, in (probably) Denver, Colorado.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1952 and 1956?]
    • Loretto - dance groups

    • View of a dance at Loretto Heights College in Denver, Colorado. An orchestra is on the stage by a sign: "Rhapsody in Blue."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Graduation Loretto Heights College

    • View of a graduates at Loretto Heights College in Denver, Colorado. People take photos; the rusticated stone college building is in the distance.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Mayfair Shopping Center

    • Men pose with a sheep by the Mayfair Shopping Center sign (in moderne letters) in Denver, Colorado; another sign reads: "Grand Champion Lamb, Free To Be Given To The Person Who Guesses The Nearest Dressed Weight. Register Your Guess at King Soopers...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1951 and 1955?]
    • Colorado Lace Dry Cleaning

    • View of the Colorado Lace Cleaning Company at 4100 Federal Boulevard in Denver, Colorado; the brick building has a clock over the door and cast iron street lamps in the yard.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Peter Pan School

    • View of 1275 High Street in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; the stone and brick residence has a turret, a covered porch, balconies, and a stepped pediment. Sign reads: "Peter Pan School for Girls and Boys Kindergarten, Primary,...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Denver Health and Welfare Service

    • View of storefronts on East 17th (Seventeenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado; window lettering reads: "Denver Health and Welfare Service Sponsored by the Seventh Day Adventist Churches of Denver," and "Mayflower Cleaners and Dyers."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1952 and 1954?]
    • Junior Denver Police Band capitol grounds

    • Men and boys pose in uniform on the steps of the Colorado State Capitol building in Denver, Colorado. Musical instruments include tubas, flutes, clarinets, a bassoon, a saxophone, and a drum with letters: "Denver Jr. Police Band."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Red Cross blood drive

    • Women in Red Cross nurse uniforms and garrison caps gather around a blood drive kiosk in movie theater in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: "Give Blood Now," and "Paramount Presents 'Down Among the Sheltering Palms'."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • King Soopers - Green Stamps

    • A woman model holds a book of "S & H Green Stamps" and points at Green Stamp premiums in a King Soopers Market in Denver, Colorado. Savings stamp premiums include "Samsonite Luggage" and kitchen appliances.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Invasion U.S.A.

    • A dwarf hands flyers to a man at the Tabor Theater, 1014 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: "Invasion U.S.A.," "Prince of Pirates," "A Bomb Blasts in U.S. Cities," and "On Stage Tonite 8:15 p.m. in Person! General Henry...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1953?]
    • United States Savings Bonds

    • View of a war bonds promotion in a Denver, Colorado theater lobby. A Japanese woman shows a man a brochure; signs read: "U.S. Bonds Here," "Defend America," and "On Sale Here - Tabor Luck by Caroline Bancroft."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1952 and 1957?]
    • United States Savings Bonds

    • View of a war bonds promotion in a Denver, Colorado theater lobby. A Japanese woman shows a man a brochure; signs read: "U.S. Bonds Here," "Defend America," and "On Sale Here - Tabor Luck by Caroline Bancroft."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1952 and 1957?]
    • Tabor Theater

    • View of the Tabor Theater entrance at 1014 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs and marquee read: "Pioneer Theater of the West," "Invasion U.S.A.," "Prince of Pirates," "A Bomb Blasts in U.S. Cities," and "Highlander Blue and Gold...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1952?]
    • Ralph Batschelet

    • Studio portrait of Ralph Batschelet, onetime manager of the Mayan Theater in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Blood drive

    • A woman looks at an advertisement in a Denver, Colorado theater lobby. The poster depicts a man's arms and reads: "2 Free Passes To See Invasion USA To Every Blood Donor, It's Time To Roll Up Your Sleeve, Give Blood Now, Call AL.0311 for...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1952?]
    • Television promotion

    • View of a "Westinghouse TV Lounge" in the Tabor Theater lobby in Denver, Colorado. Men sit by a television set surrounded by a cardboard proscenium that reads: "Tabor," a poster board with "TV Weekly Magazine," and carpet with a bold pattern.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Highlander Gold & Blue Drill Team

    • Men in military dress uniforms (probably the Highlander Gold & Blue Drill Team) practice maneuvers on a stage in Denver, Colorado. The soldiers wear plumed kepi hats and carry rifles.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1952?]
    • Civil Defense promotion

    • Women wearing Civil Defense armbands hold a sign: "Civil Defense," in a theater lobby in Denver, Colorado. A poster behind them shows soldiers and reads: "SOS ! Calling All Blood [Dono]rs." A movie poster advertising "Down Among the Sheltering...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1953?]
    • Civil Defense promotion

    • A woman wearing a Civil Defense armband presents a "State of Colorado Proclamation" to two men in suits in front of the Tabor Theater in Denver, Colorado. Movie posters read: "Invasion USA," and "San Francisco in Flame."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Goodwill store and shoppers

    • Interior view of a Goodwill store in Denver, Colorado; women try on hats and look at dresses and garments. Stairways lead to a basement and mezzanine, merchandise includes clothing, lamps, and furniture. Signs read: "Curio Shop," "Shoes," and...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]

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