Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.
(795 results)



Display: 50

    • Zook Building

    • View of the Zook Building at 431 West Colfax in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A bottle-shaped advertisement for Old Forester Whiskey is on top of the building. automobiles and a truck are nearby. Signs read: "Hank Williams...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Advertisements--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1951 December 2
    • Young Ladies Sodality meeting St. Cajetan's Catholic Church.

    • Members of the Young Ladies Sodality pose for a group portrait in at St. Cajetan's Catholic Church, 1190 Ninth (9th) Street, in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified as: back row: Ida Navarez, Marion Salas, Magdalena...
    • St. Cajetan's Church (Auraria, Denver, Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Catholic churches.; Interiors.; Teenagers.; St. Cajetan's Church (Auraria, Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Confraternities--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • 1951
    • York House pool

    • View at the York House Apartments in Denver, Colorado; shows the swimming pool and wooden balconies.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • York House foyer

    • Interior view at the York House Apartments in Denver, Colorado; lobby decor includes Danish modern leather chairs, a screen, paneling, an acoustic ceiling, and a Diffenbachia plant.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Apartments--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • York House entry

    • Interior view of the lobby at the York House Apartments in Denver, Colorado; shows the entrance doors, ceiling lamps, and artificial plants.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • York House dining room

    • Interior view of a unit in the York House Apartments in Denver, Colorado; kitchen decor includes a Danish modern dinette and chairs, a flower vase, a modular screen, and a painting of horses.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Apartments--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • York House bedroom

    • Interior view of a bedroom in a unit at the York House Apartments in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a table lamp, beds, a vase of artificial flowers, and a Japanese screen.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Apartments--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • York House

    • View of the York House Apartments in Denver, Colorado; shows wood balconies.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • York Food Market, fruit basket

    • A woman poses with a basket of apples and grapes at the York Food Mart at 2021 East Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. She wears a hat with feathers and a veil.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fruit--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Markets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Publicity--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Xmas music

    • Nighttime view of Christmas lights and decorations on a house in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1953 December 20
    • Xmas lights

    • Nighttime view of a house with Christmas lights and decorations in Denver, Colorado. A sign reads: "Seasons Greetings [...]"
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1953 December 20
    • Xmas lights

    • Nighttime view of a group of houses decorated with Christmas lights in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1954 January 1
    • Xmas lights

    • Nighttime view of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. The building is decorated with Christmas lights and decorations.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953 December 26
    • Xmas lights

    • Nighttime view of Christmas lights and decorations on a house in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1953 December 26
    • Xmas lights

    • Nighttime view of a house decorated with Christmas lights in Denver, Colorado. A sign in the yard reads: "16th Place Christmas Lighting Contest."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1954 January 1
    • Xmas Civic Center

    • Nighttime view of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. The building is decorated with Christmas lights.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Xmas at Civic Center

    • View of Christmas decorations at the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Wyman School

    • View of Wyman School, 1630 Williams Street, Denver, Colorado.
    • Wyman School (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • February, 1956
    • Workman marking stones at original site prior to its moving & reconstruction at Denver U

    • A man in a hardhat makes chalk marks on Evans Chapel in Denver, Colorado, in preparation for its moving.
    • Evans Chapel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Repair and reconstruction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 September 24-26
    • Woodbury Branch

    • Gary Patterson (left) and Dick Adams pose by the Woodbury Branch Library in Denver, Colorado with a bicycle, dog, and books. Houses of the West Highland neighborhood are in the background.
    • Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    •  
    • Woodbury Branch

    • Gilbert Vigil (left) and Phil Ortega sit on stone railings at the Woodbury Branch Library in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado and read a book: "Traveling With The Birds."
    • Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Reading--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Ortega,...
    •  
    • Woodbury

    • View of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a tile roof, arched windows, and carved stone entablature. Landscaping includes hedges, flowerbeds, and lawn.
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1951 June 22
    • Women in front of a Christmas tree

    • Two women stand in front of a Christmas tree at an unknown location in Denver, Colorado. The women wear formal party dresses and each holds a glass in her hand. They are attending an event associated with a club identified as the H.D.C. S.A-S.S.
    • African Americans--Organizations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas trees--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Clubs--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Wm. Schultz's, 1751 Franklin St.

    • Shows the two story brick residence of William Schultz, at 1751 Franklin Street, Denver, Colorado, it has a covered front porch, balcony, and decorative dormer.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Schultz, William--Homes & haunts.
    • 1956
    • Windsor Hotel, Gold Nugget, Manhattan Restaurant

    • View down Larimer Street in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Landmarks include: The Windsor Hotel, The Gold Nugget, and the Manhattan Restaurant.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    •  
    • Windsor Hotel Denver

    • View of the Windsor Hotel at 18th (Eighteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and trucks drive by on the street.
    • Windsor Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1955
    • Windsor Hotel

    • View of the Windsor Hotel at 18th (Eighteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the building read: "Windsor Hotel Bar," "Budweiser," "The Spot Wine and Beer," and "We Buy Anything Money to Buy."
    • Windsor Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1955
    • William MacLeod Raine

    • William MacLeod Raine, a novelist and newspaperman, sits with his legs up on a roll-top desk and holds a pistol in an interior view probably in Denver, Colorado. He wears ribbed socks, striped, cuffed trousers, a vest, a starched shirt, and a flat...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Authors--American--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Desks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Raine, William MacLeod, 1871-1954.
    • 1950?
    • William Garrett Fisher mansion

    • A cyclist passes by the neoclassical William Garret Fisher mansion, built in 1895, at 1600 Sixteenth (16th) Street at the intersection of Sixteenth Street and Logan Street in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Fisher was the founder of the...
    • Fisher, William Garrett, 1844-1897,--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Whiskey bottle on to of Zook Bldg. could be seen from Capitol steps & appeared to be on top of...

    • View of the City and County Building in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Soldier's Monument and a cannon are nearby. An advertisement shaped like a whiskey bottle is on the Zook Building in the distance.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Advertisements--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 March 30
    • Western Electric new building

    • Men sit at work tables to build and test telephones at Western Electric in Denver, Colorado. A conveyor belt with completed phones is nearby.
    • Western Electric Company--People--1950-1960.; Telephone companies--Employees--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Telephone supplies...
    • 1950 October
    • Western Bakers Supply

    • View of Western Bakers Supply, at 4969 Colorado Boulevard, in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick building, and parked cars. A van reads: "Cunningham's Restaurant."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1952 December 25
    • Welton

    • View of the Petal Shop and an employment service at probably 2607 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Snow covers the ground. Signs on the buildings read: "Flowers," "Gifts," "Public Employment Service," and "Real...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Employment agencies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Florist shops--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Welton

    • View of the Petal Shop near 26th (Twenty-sixth) Street and Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Automobiles, one from the City of Denver, are parked nearby. A sign on the building reads: "Flowers."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver Colo.)--1950-1960.; Florist shops--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Wedding, St. Cajetan's

    • Interior view of the wedding of Lupe Morales and Gene Vigil at St. Cajetan's Catholic Church, 1190 Ninth (9th) Street, in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The couple kneel in front of the altar, shows religious paintings and statues....
    • Hispanic Americans--1950-1960.; Mexican Americans--1950-1960.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Brides.; Grooms (Weddings); Weddings.; Morales, Lupe--Pictorial works.; Vigil, Gene--Pictorial works.;...
    • ca. 1950
    • Washington Park, Denver, Colo.

    • Children crowd the beach, and swim in the waters of Smith Lake at Washington Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows the bathhouse, piers, and diving platforms.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Smith Lake (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Washington Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Children swimming--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Washington Park

    • View of flower beds and pathways in Washington Park, Denver, Colorado. The Park Lane Hotel is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Washington Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    •  
    • Warren

    • The Warren Branch (Carnegie library designed by architects Fisher and Fisher) of the Denver Public Library at 3354 High Street in the Cole neighborhood of Denver, Colorado has a classical portico, torcheres, arched windows, and mosaic ornaments.
    • Warren, Henry White, 1831-1912--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Warren Branch--1950-1960.; Cole (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 August
    • Warner Brothers, Denver Theater

    • View of the 16th (Sixteenth) Street entrance of the Denver Theater, in Denver, Colorado. Marquee reads: "House of Wax, 3-D Warnerphonic Sound, Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Phyllis Kirk." Neon sign reads: "Denver," storefronts are to the sides.
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Marquees--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1953]
    • Warehouses

    • Cars are parked near a warehouse on 13th (Thirteenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Barrels are stacked behind a barbed wire fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Barrels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Warehouse in Denver

    • Railroad cars sit on tracks near a warehouse on 13th (Thirteenth) Ave., Denver, Colorado. Railroad ties are stacked in an empty lot nearby. A sign reading "Warehouse" is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Walker Castle fire

    • View of Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) during a fire at Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. Firemen spray water on the building. Spectators stand on the 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct in the distance.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Stone...
    • 1951 November
    • Walker Castle fire

    • Firefighters put out a fire at Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. A portion of the building is demolished.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Fire...
    • 1951 November
    • Walker Castle fire

    • Firefighters put out a fire at Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. A ladder is against the stone building.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 November
    • Walker Castle fire

    • Firefighters put out a fire at Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. A portion of the demolished building and a ladder are nearby.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 November
    • Walker Castle fire

    • Firefighters put out a fire at Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. Women and boys stand nearby. A group of spectators stands on the 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct in the distance.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [1951 November]
    • Walker Castle fire

    • Firefighters put out a fire at Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. A group of boys stands nearby.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 November
    • Walker Castle fire

    • Firefighters put out a fire at Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. A group of spectators stands nearby on the 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 November
    • Walker Castle

    • View of Walker Castle after a fire in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. The stone castle has a round turret and battlements. Charred rubble is near the walls.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Stone...
    • 1952 March 13

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK