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  • All fields: Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • 10:15 A.M., C & S 608 near Denver on Argo line, W 48th Ave. & Huron

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway steam locomotive 608 (2-8-0) on the Argo Line near W 48rh (Forty-eighth) Avenue and Huron Street in Denver, Colorado. The locomotive heads a tank car and a caboose. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "C & S,"...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1956 August 1
    • 10:30 A.M. General Motors Aerotrain entering Denver Union Station

    • View of the General Motors experimental streamliner the Aerotrain led by a LWT12 locomotive at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. The streamlined locomotive has four headlights. A steel viaduct and a flour mill are in the distance.
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1956 March 18
    • 1200 block Grant Creswell house in foreground

    • View of the Joseph Creswell house at 1244 Grant Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne-style rusticated stone house has a hip roof, dormer, semicircular window, and covered porch.
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • 1500 Curtis

    • View of buildings along the 1500 block of Curtis Street, Denver, Colorado, shows: "Hotel Regent," "Baur's Candy, Home of Baur's Candy, Est. 1872, "The Coffee Spot, Swift's Ice Cream."
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    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • 1500 Curtis

    • View of buildings along the 1500 block of Curtis Street, Denver, Colorado, shows: "Rialto Theater," "Hotel Regent," "Baur's Candy, Home of Baur's Candy, Est. 1872," The Coffee Spot, Swift's Ice Cream."
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    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • 1600 Block

    • A man stands with his right hand resting on a parking meter at 1638 Larimer Street at the intersection of Sixteenth Street (16th) in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Signs: "Rosen Hardware USA," "Hotel," "Northern Hotel," and "Magazines &...
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    • 16th & Arapahoe, west Daniels & Fisher bldg.

    • View of pedestrians are on 16th (Sixteenth) Street sidewalks in Denver, Colorado; shows cars and truck, brick and stone commercial buildings, and the Daniels and Fisher Building. Neon signs and posterboards read: "Geo. R. Curzon Home of Clothes...
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    • 1957
    • 16th and Penn., John Galen Lock residence

    • View on Sixteenth (16th) and Pennsylvania Streets, Denver, Colorado, shows a large brick house identified as having belonged to John Galen Lock. The sign over the door reads: "Colorado Educational Association."
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    • 1956
    • 17th St.

    • View northwest on Seventeenth Street, Denver, Colorado, shows multi-story buildings, skyscrapers, Denver National Bank, cars, pedestrians, and signs: "Hotel Colorado," "Midland Savings, Bldg." "Majestic Savings," "Hotel Kenmark," "Kohlberg's...
    • Peery, Bill.
    • 1959
    • 1801 York Street, Frank L. Smith House

    • The Frank L. Smith House, 1801 York Street, Denver, Colorado. Designed in the French Eclectic style by William Fisher, features include quoining, a balcony, a covered front porch, and twin chimneys.
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    • 1957
    • 1801 York Street, Frank L. Smith House

    • The Frank L. Smith House, 1801 York Street, Denver, Colorado. Designed in the French Eclectic style by William Fisher, features include quoining, a balcony, a covered front porch, and twin chimneys.
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    • 1957
    • 1:35 P.M. east bound Rock Island freight leaving Sandown, Colo.

    • View of a Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad Company (Rock Island) freight train led by diesel locomotives no. 123, 1273, 1326, and 131? at Sandown, a railroad stop near Stapleton Airport in Denver, Colorado. Commercial buildings are in the...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1959 June 21
    • 2932 Lafayette Street - May Bradford Cody Decker

    • View of the brick house at 2932 Lafayette Street owned by Mrs. Louise Decker, where William F. Cody (Buffalo Bill) died in 1917, Denver, Colorado. Shows stone trim, shingle imbrication, a porch / balcony, and bargeboard.
    • Smith, Harry, photographer.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • 5 story in downtown

    • Five story commercial building probably in downtown Denver, Colorado. The shops at street level all have signs posted that they are moving to new locations. The stores include Rifle Range, Quincy Barber Shop, and The Quincy, a bar. A truck is in...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • 8:45 - 9:00 P.M. State Services Bldg. Denver, Colo.

    • View of the early stages of the construction of the State Services Building at 1525 Sherman Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows steel framework and a crane. The Farmers Union building, a stone building with a tall mast, is in the distance. A Denver...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1958 May 6
    • 8:50 A.M. C.B. & Q. 4954, 19th St. Denver

    • View of Chicago, Burlington and Quincy steam locomotive 4954 and tender near 19th (Nineteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows metal buildings.
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1958 November 22
    • [Eighteenth] 18th Street from Arapahoe

    • View of buildings on 18th (Eighteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and pick-ups are nearby. Signs read: "Favorite Hand Laundry and Dry Cleaning," "Crosley," "Meier Refrigeration Service," "Sol Stahl Wholesale Distributors,"...
    • Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
    • [between 1950 and 1956]
    • [First] 1st Nat'l Bank 17th & Stout

    • View of the First National Bank Building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians walk near a clock on the side of the building.
    • Alexander, Philip K., 1891-1970.
    • [1956 March 17]
    • [Forty-sixth] 46th Avenue

    • View of Gibbs Tire and Battery Company at 4589 Washington Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and a truck make their way through the intersection of Washington Street and 46th Avenue. Signs on the building read:...
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953
    • [Sixteenth] 16th & Welton

    • View of Welton Street in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles line the street. Signs on buildings read: "S. O. Lindahl Photo Sales Flash Equipment Camera Repair Photo Supplies," "Berbert's Surgical Appliances," "Hotel," and "USO."
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1954 April 1
    • [Tenth] 10th National Townsend Convention Denver, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of the delegates at the Townsend National Recovery Plan, Inc. (a social security organization) convention near the Colorado State Capitol building in Denver, Colorado. A group of women wear dresses and short capes.
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    • 1950
    • [Twentieth] 20th & Arapahoe

    • View, facing west, of Arapahoe Street in Denver, Colorado. Trucks line the street. The Daniels & Fisher Tower and Saint Elizabeth's Church are in the distance.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953
    • Abbey Rents

    • View of Abbey Rents at 350 Broadway in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Signs on the one-story brick building read: "Abbey Rents & Sells Party & Sickroom Supplies Oxygen 24 Hour Service" and "Everything for the Party Folding Chairs Table...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • 1957 October 25
    • Adams Hotel

    • View of the Dutch Room in the Adams Hotel at 1800 Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows wooden tables and wooden captain's chairs with leather seats and backs in the dining room. Beer steins sit on a plate rail above wooden paneling. A...
    • Snyder, David C.
    • 1953 Jan. 9
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of the central business district of Denver, Colorado. Shows the Continental Oil Building, Mile High Center, Brown Palace Hotel, Trinity Methodist Church, Daniels and Fisher Tower, Mountain States Telephone Building, and Denver Club...
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    • 1957
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of the central business district of Denver, Colorado. Shows the Mile High Center, Brown Palace Hotel, Republic Building, May D & F Department Store, United States Mint, Denver City and County Building, Denver Public Library, Civic...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of the central business district of Denver, Colorado. Shows the First National Bank building, Continental Oil Company Building, Trinity Methodist Church, Brown Palace Hotel, Continental Hotel, Mile High Center, Petroleum Building,...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of Capitol Hill and the central business district of Denver, Colorado. Shows the Colorado State Capitol Building, Civic Center, Denver City and County Building, Scottish Rite Masonic Temple, Farmers Union Building, Capitol Life...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1959 June 10
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial view of the central business district of Denver, Colorado. Shows Daniels and Fisher Tower, Mountain States Telephone Building, Denver Gas and Electric Building, United States Post Office, United States Customs building, Scottish Rite Masonic...
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    • 1957
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial of Denver, Colorado. Shows Civic Center Park, the Denver City and County Building, Colorado State Capitol Building, Voorhies Monument, Colonnade of Civic Benefactors and Greek Theater, United States Mint building, Denver Public Library,...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1957
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado. Shows Civic Center park, the Colorado State Capitol Building, Denver City and County Building, Petroleum Building, Farmers Union Building, Mile High Center, Brown Palace Hotel, Denver Public Library, Carnegie...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1956, September 14
    • Aerial view of downtown Denver

    • Aerial view of the central business district and Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building, Colorado State Capitol Building, Civic Center, Denver Public Library, Carnegie Building, United States Mint,...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • African-American boys

    • African American boys pose outdoors after a fire at Manual Training High School at 27th (Twenty-seventh) Avenue and Franklin Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • Holmes, Clarence F., 1892-1978.
    • [1953]
    • Airport

    • Nighttime view of the terminal at the Denver Municipal Airport in Denver, Colorado. An electric sign reads: "Denver Air Terminal."
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Albany Hotel

    • A group of men stand on 17th (Seventeenth) Street near the Albany Hotel in downtown Denver, Colorado. A taxi is nearby. Signs read: "A. G. Clarke Drug Co.," "H. D. S. Hobbies," "Cliff Hotel," and "Down Towner Cafe."
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    • either 1956 or 1957
    • Alonzo Thompson residence

    • View of the Alonzo Thompson house at 1070 Humboldt in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. It has a porch with columns, classical pediments, and a tile roof.
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women pose in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women are dressed in white party dresses and the men wear dark colored, double-breasted tuxedos. Microphones...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1956 June?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. An African American (Black) man drapes his arms around two women in party dresses in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. The group sits at a table in a dance hall. Other couples are on the dance floor nearby....
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1956 June?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. An African American (Black) couple dances in a large dance hall in Denver, Colorado. Other couples dance nearby. The women wear white party dresses and the men wear tuxedos with white jackets.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1956, June?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. Three African American (Black) couples sit at a table in a dance hall in Denver. The women wear white party dresses and the men wear tuxedos and bow ties. Cocktails and an ashtray sit on the table that is...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. An African American woman who wears a grass skirt and bikini top, dances on a stage in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. Members of a jazz band are nearby.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955 October 23?]
    • Altruistic Club, D.A.V.

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. A group of African American (Black) women wear white formal dresses and pose in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women may be attending a party or dance at the Disabled American Veterans hall. Members...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Altruistic Club, D.A.V.

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women sit around a table in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear white suit coats, bow ties, and gray pants. Bottles of Coors beer sit on...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Altruistic Club, D.A.V.

    • A group of African American (Black) men and women affiliated with the Altruistic Club pose in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women wear white formal dresses and the men wear white suit coats and gray pants. The couples may be attending a...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]

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