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    • Milo A Smith House

    • Interior photograph of a stained glass window in the Milo A Smith house located in Denver, Colorado. Built in 1890 by Milo A. Smith, an early developer of Denver subdivisions and street car lines, the residence exhibits an interesting mix of...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Old Highlands Business District

    • Street view looking east of the store fronts in the Old Highlands Business District, located in Denver, Colorado. Downtown Denver can be seen in the background. The Old Highland Business District is comprised of six late 19th century commercial...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.); Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial streets.; Commercial facilities.; Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic...
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    • Curtis Park Historic District

    • Street view of the Curtis Park Historic District located in Denver, Colorado. The buildings in the district reflect a wide diversity of styles and levels of sophistication in their design. While some wood frame examples survive, most are...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Old Highlands Business District

    • Street view of the Old Highlands Business District, located in Denver, Colorado. The Old Highland Business District is comprised of six late 19th century commercial buildings, all that is left of a once thriving business area. Although the...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.); Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial streets.; Commercial facilities.; Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic...
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    • Curtis Park Historic District

    • Street view of the Curtis Park Historic District located in Denver, Colorado. The buildings in the district reflect a wide diversity of styles and levels of sophistication in their design. While some wood frame examples survive, most are...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Old Highlands Business District

    • Street view looking east of the Old Highlands Business District, located in Denver, Colorado. Downtown Denver can be seen in the background. The Old Highland Business District is comprised of six late 19th century commercial buildings, all that is...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.); Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial streets.; Commercial facilities.; Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic...
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    • Union Station at night

    • Exterior night photograph Union Station, its train track with the main building's neon sign located in Denver, Colorado. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Unidentified girls at City Park lily pond

    • Photograph of two unidentified girls standing along the edge of the lily pond in the Denver City Park, located in Denver, Colorado. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.); Parks.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of the main staircase with red paisley carpeting in the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the...
    • Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.) Berkeley (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of a mural along the balcony of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and...
    • Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.) Berkeley (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Arno Apartments

    • Exterior photograph of the Arno Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. Downtown Denver can be seen in the background. Completed in 1920, during Denver's early 20th century apartment house construction boom, this Colonial Revival style building...
    • Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Larimer Square

    • Street view of the Historic Larimer Square looking north in Denver, Colorado. The district is located where Denver's development began in 1858. The original wood buildings in the area were destroyed during the fires of 1863, and the surviving...
    • Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.) Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
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    • Arno Apartments

    • Exterior photograph of the Arno Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. Completed in 1920, during Denver's early 20th century apartment house construction boom, this Colonial Revival style building was designed by Leo Andrew Des Jardins.
    • Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Arno Apartments

    • Exterior photograph of the corner of the Arno Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. Completed in 1920, during Denver's early 20th century apartment house construction boom, this Colonial Revival style building was designed by Leo Andrew Des...
    • Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Architectural Model of Larimer Square

    • Photograph looking down on an architectural model of Historic Larimer Square located in Denver, Colorado. The district is located where Denver's development began in 1858. The original wood buildings in the area were destroyed during the fires of...
    • Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.) Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
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    • Brown Palace Hotel

    • Exterior photograph of the Brown Palace Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The Brown Palace Hotel, America's second fireproof building, was begun in 1889 and completed in 1892. Denver architect Frank E. Edbrooke designed the building for Henry C....
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.); Hotels--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Arno Apartments

    • Exterior photograph of the Arno Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. Completed in 1920, during Denver's early 20th century apartment house construction boom, this Colonial Revival style building was designed by Leo Andrew Des Jardins.
    • Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Larimer Square

    • Street view of the Historic Larimer Square in Denver, Colorado. The district is located where Denver's development began in 1858. The original wood buildings in the area were destroyed during the fires of 1863, and the surviving second generation...
    • Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.) Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
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    • Central Presbyterian Church

    • Exterior photograph of Central Presbyterian Church located in Denver, Colorado. The 1892 Romanesque Revival style church was designed by Denver architects Frank Edbrooke and Willis Marean. The red sandstone building is spare and simple with the...
    • Central Presbyterian (Church Denver, Colo).--1890-1900.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
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    • Gilpin School

    • Black and white photograph of exterior of Gilpin School (Denver, Colo.)
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--History.; School buildings--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1870-1880
    • 24th Street School

    • Black and white photograph of 24th Street School (Denver, Colo.), delivery wagon in foreground of picture.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--History.; School buildings--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1870-1890
    • 24th Street Public School

    • Caption, "24th Street Public School, Denver, Colorado"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--History.; School buildings--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1880-1890
    • Milo A Smith House

    • Exterior photograph of the Milo A Smith house located in Denver, Colorado. Built in 1890 by Milo A. Smith, an early developer of Denver subdivisions and street car lines, the residence exhibits an interesting mix of architectural detailing,...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1890
    • University of Denver, laying a cornerstone

    • Caption on back: "[handwriting illegible] corner stone of Denver University laying 1892-all day trip out & back from town."
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1890
    • Chamberlin Observatory, University of Denver, interior view

    • Interior view of Dr. Herbert A. Howe and the telescope inside the Chamberlin Observatory.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.; Observatories--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1890-1910
    • Niederhut Carriage Company

    • Photo (damaged) of the Niederhut Carriage Company building exterior with carriages, men and bicycles in front of building.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1895
    • Gilpin School

    • Caption on font of photo "119. Gilpin School. Denver, Colorado." Child in foreground of picture. Typed caption on back of photo "Gilpin School Denver, Colo. Taken by Alex Martin about 1898"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--History.; School buildings--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1898
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The construction of the...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910; Galleries &...
    • 1906
    • Buchtel House, from NNW

    • Historic photograph, view of Buchtel House from NNW, "note steps and door on North side of Buchtel's Office"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1907-10
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Photograph looking towards the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse with downtown Denver, Colorado in the background. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1910-1920.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1910-1920.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse original generator room

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse generator room located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The construction...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Dickinson Branch Library

    • Exterior photograph of the Dickinson Branch Library located in Denver, Colorado. The one-story Italian Renaissance style building, of stuccoed brick with a red tile hipped roof, is associated with the nationwide public library movement sponsored...
    • Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1910-1920.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver.; Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1910-1920.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1914
    • Niederhut Carriage Company Workers

    • Three men working inside the Neiderhut Carriage Company.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1916
    • Trucks from Colorado Packing and Provision Company

    • Three motorized carriages with the Colorado Packing & Provision Co. logo on side. (No. 1, 2 and 3)
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1918
    • Holy Rosary Church youth

    • Photograph of a youth group in traditional European costuming in front of the Holy Rosary Church and School located in Denver, Colorado. Located in Denver's ethnically diverse Globeville neighborhood, the church and school played an important role...
    • Holy Rosary Church (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1919
    • Dickinson Branch Library interior

    • Photograph of the interior of Dickinson Branch Library located in Denver, Colorado. The one-story Italian Renaissance style building, of stuccoed brick with a red tile hipped roof, is associated with the nationwide public library movement...
    • Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1910-1920.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver.; Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1910-1920.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1919
    • Buchtel House, view from  front

    • Historic photograph of Buchtel House from the front.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1920
    • Buchtel House, view from front

    • Historic photograph, view of front (West) size of Buchtel House "note small trees"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1920
    • Buchtel House, from SW

    • Historic photograph of Buchtel House from SW, caption "Chancellor Buchtel's Home"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1920
    • McPhee & McGinnity Paint Factory Building, exterior

    • Faint black and white newsprint photo of exterior of McPhee & McGinnity Paint Factory building
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Business enterprises--Colorado --History--19th century.
    • 1923
    • Niederhut Carriage Company Workers

    • Group of employees and two motorized carriages in front of Niederhut Carriage Company building. Employees identified by Albert Niederhut are: John Carlson-Blacksmith's helper, Joe Thomas-Blacksmith, Niederhut Sr., Mike Madrigal-Woodworker,...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1926
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse new generator room

    • Interior photograph of the new generator room located in the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1920-1930.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Galleries...
    • 1927
    • New Terrace Historic Building Application

    • Application for National Register of Historic Places designation for the New Terrace row houses (Denver, Colo.). Includes forms, narrative, maps and photographs.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1931
    • Holy Rosary Church clergy and congregation

    • Photograph of the clergy and members of the congregation of the Holy Rosary Church and School located in Denver, Colorado. Located in Denver's ethnically diverse Globeville neighborhood, the church and school played an important role in the social...
    • Holy Rosary Church (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1936
    • Stanley Arms

    • Exterior photograph of the Stanley Arms Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. After retiring in 1938 from a distinguished career as a medical researcher at Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Florence Rena Sabin returned to Denver and established her...
    • Stanley Arms Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1937
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Dining Car

    • The 1910 Dining Car, extensively rebuilt in 1936, provided dining and lounge car service throughout the Rio Grande system from 1910 until its retirement in 1961. The success of the redesign and operation of the car is borne out by its nearly three...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Railroad dining cars--1930-1940.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1938 April 4
    • Denargo City Market at night

    • Caption on back of photo "crowd which attended the opening of the market is shown here. A steady flow of automobiles drove through theparking space and was taken by 8 o'clock and extra traffic officers were called to help handle the crowd,...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Farmer's markets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1939 May 21

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