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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
    • John A. Boyd displaying produce at Denargo City Market

    • Caption on back of photo "The oldest figures at Denver public markets in point of years of attendance is John A. Boyd, shown here, who has been trading at the markets fifty years. He was on the scene early Monday morning and sold out his entire...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Farmer's markets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1939 May 22
    • Denargo City Market

    • Black and white aerial photograph of Denargo City Market (Denver, Colo.)
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Farmer's markets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1939 September 2
    • University of Denver, construction of the dormitories

    • Construction of Craig hall dormitory buildings along High St.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Dormitories.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1940 October 5
    • Denver Medical Depot

    • Photograph of the exterior of the Denver Medical Depot located in Denver, Colorado. The 1942 Denver Medical Depot began operations as a U.S. Army storage and distribution center for medical equipment and supplies necessary for the war effort....
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1942
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building, after a fire, located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million yards of...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1943 January 15
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building, after a fire, located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million yards of...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1943 January 15
    • 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--1940-1950.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1940-1950.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1940-1950.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920; Galleries &...
    • 1947
    • Line of Pepsi Trucks in front of City and County Building

    • Photograph of a line of new Pepsi Niederhut Carriage Company trucks in front of the Denver City and County Building.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1950
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Baggage-Railway Post Office Car No. 631

    • Exterior of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Baggage-Railway Post Office Car No. 631. The 1930 Baggage-Railway Post Office Car is one of the last three and sole surviving RPO car to operate on the D&RGW until the end of rail mail service...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1950
    • Denver Tramway Company Streetcar #.04 employees

    • Group photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Streetcar #.04 Interurban Loop staff in front of the streetcar. Streetcar #.04 operated for 39 years, first on the Denver & Intermountain Railroad (D&IM) and finally on the Denver Tramway Company...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1950 July 2
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Baggage-Railway Post Office Car No. 631

    • Exterior of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Baggage-Railway Post Office Car No. 631. The 1930 Baggage-Railway Post Office Car is one of the last three and sole surviving RPO car to operate on the D&RGW until the end of rail mail service...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1950 June
    • Romeo Block

    • Photograph from a page of "Design Guidelines for Landmark Structures and Districts" of the Romeo Block located in Denver, Colorado. The Romeo Block was a mixed use commercial block which served Denver's Highlands community in the late 19th and...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1955
    • University of Denver,  students gathered in front of Margery Reed Hall.

    • View of students (some with freshmen beanies) gathered in front of University of Denver, Margery Reed Hall building.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1955-1957
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Baggage-Railway Post Office Car No. 631

    • Exterior of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Baggage-Railway Post Office Car No. 631. The 1930 Baggage-Railway Post Office Car is one of the last three and sole surviving RPO car to operate on the D&RGW until the end of rail mail service...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1956 July 9
    • Holy Rosary Church altar

    • Photograph of the altar in the Holy Rosary Church located in Denver, Colorado. Located in Denver's ethnically diverse Globeville neighborhood, the church and school played an important role in the social and educational activities of the Slovenian...
    • Holy Rosary Church (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1958
    • Old State Museum, street view

    • Street view.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Museums--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1962 June
    • Molly Brown House

    • Application for National Register of Historic Places designation for the Molly Brown House (Denver, Colo.) built circa 1887. The documentation includes forms, narrative, and maps.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1967-1971
    • Governor's (Executive) Mansion

    • Application for National Register of Historic Places designation for the Governor's Executive Mansion (Denver, Colo.) built in 1908. Includes forms, map and one photograph.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Governors--Colorado--History.
    • 1968
    • Grant-Humphreys Mansion

    • Application for National Register of Historic Places designation for the Grant-Humphreys Mansion (Denver, Colo.) built in 1902, designed by architects Boal and Harnois. The documentation includes forms, narrative, and photographs.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1970

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