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    • Betty Wonder Oral History

    • Betty Gallow Wonder was born July 17, 1939, in Denver, Colorado. A life-long resident of the Elyria neighborhood, she was the only child of working parents. She and many extended family members grew up and remained in the area. Betty spent most...
    • Wonder, Betty Lee, 1939-
    • 2013 September 21
    • Roberta Waggoner Oral History

    • Roberta Lee Waggoner was born at home in 1933. A native of the Swansea neighborhood in Denver, she attended old Swansea Elementary School. Her father was an employee with a local packing company. Her mother suffered from health problems and...
    • Waggoner, Roberta Lee, 1933-
    • 2013 October 4
    • Kenneth Ray "Boogie" Mondragon Oral History

    • Kenneth Ray “Boogie” Mondragon was born in 1953 on the east side of Denver. As a youth his family moved into the Stapleton housing project in Denver’s Globeville neighborhood. Boogie remained in the neighborhood until 1992. During this time he...
    • Mondragon, Kenneth Ray 1953-
    • 2013 October 19
    • East High spotlight: vol 2 no 1

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1925 April 15
    • Artesian well near Costilla County Court House, San Luis

    • Water flows from a pipe from an artesian well near the Costilla County Courthouse in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. A shingled roof supported by metal pipe is over the well. Lettering on the shelter reads: "San Luis Oldest Town in Colorado."...
    • Daniels, Gene.
    • [1970?]
    • Betty Cram Oral History

    • Betty Johnson Cram was born September 18, 1922 on a farm near Niwot, Colorado. After high school she moved to Denver and worked several jobs. In 1941, she found work at the Livestock Exchange Group. She remained there for several years, working...
    • Cram, Betty Johnson, 1922-
    • 2013 September 14
    • Susan Knapp Oral History

    • Susan Lynn Knapp was born in 1949 in Denver, Colorado. Her family had lived in the Globeville and Swansea neighborhood for several decades, within a few blocks of each other, and owned several family businesses together. Her father and his...
    • Knapp, Susan, 1949-
    • 2013 November 16
    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-
    • 2013 September 20
    • Judy Montero Oral History

    • Judy Hinojosa Montero was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1952. After her parents divorce, her mother remarried and her step-father moved the family to Denver, Colorado in 1954. Judy attended Bryant-Webster Elementary School in Denver. The...
    • Montero, Judy Hinojosa, 1954-
    • 2013 November 20
    • Del Norte mineral well has flowed for half a century, in heart of town

    • A stone shelter is built over the Del Norte mineral well in Del Norte, Colorado, in Rio Grande County. The shelter is a sandstone structure with a hipped roof with shingles. The silhouette of the well is visible underneath the shelter. A pickup...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.). Script Club.
    • 1932 May
    • Boring a well in street intersection, Blanca, Colo.

    • Men drill into the ground to make a well in the center of an intersection in Blanca, Colorado (Costilla County). A stepladder forms an angle over the well site; machinery is next to the well, near rows of pipe. Several men work around the machinery...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • April, 1909
    • Margret Escamilla Oral History

    • Margaret Escamilla was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1954. One of nine children, she was raised in a military family and lived in several countries. After she married her husband in 1971, she moved to the Globeville neighborhood of Denver,...
    • Escmilla, Margaret, 1954-
    • 2013 November 15
    • First home of Mrs. Margaret Schneider, Seibert, Colo.

    • View of sod buildings identified as a sod barn and a sod house in Seibert (Kit Carson County), Colorado. Shows a fence, a haystack, a one-story barn, a house with a low-pitched roof, and a timber arch over what is identified as a water well.
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    • [between 1889 and 1900?]
    • Verde River Valley, Montezuma's Well

    • In this reproduction of a cabinet card tacked to corkboard, a man stands on the cliff above Montezuma Well, a sinkhole in Yavapai County, Arizona. Shows the limestone walls of the well.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Dave Oletski Oral History

    • In 1954, David Oletski, was born at 4920 Logan Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One of six children, he was raised in a large extended family of Polish Catholics. At the time of his grandmother’s death in 1978, he had...
    • Oletski, David, 1954-
    • 2013 November 2
    • East High spotlight: vol 29 no 24

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 November
    • The Church Record: Vol. II No. 12

    • Newsletter produced by the Central Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in newsletter is a sermon by different religious leaders within the church, list of new members and events of different church societies.
    • Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1903 June
    • Well in middle of st., Blanca, Colo.

    • A well, covered by a stone house is in the center of town in Blanca, Colorado (Costilla County). A lone car moves along the unpaved street. A "Mobiloil" filling station and one and two-story, commercial storefronts are along the main street of...
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Park Hill Topics Volume 1 No. 11

    • A weekly newspaper distributed to the residents of the Park Hill neighborhood. This contains articles about neighborhood events, news, and gossip. As well as advertisements for local businesses.
    • Steele, Alfred
    • 1933 October 13
    • Artesian Well No 2 Montrose, Colo

    • In Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, men, girls, and dogs pose with a pump house behind them. A frame tower supports the well shaft used to access artesian well no. 2; a projecting boom is over sheds with flywheels, pipes, and tanks. A...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1887 May 1
    • Well in front of Junction ranch house, Conifer

    • View of the well at the center of the crossroads in Conifer, (Hutchison) Jefferson County, Colorado; shows dirt road intersection, concrete well with shingled roof and wooden water barrel, and ranch house with screened in front porch.
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    • [between 1910-1930?]
    • Memorial Church, Stanford University

    • "We must not desire all to begin by perfection. It matters little how we begin provided we be resolved to go on well and end well". The inscription under the center windows reads "Earth grants joys that are great; but transplant those joys to...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Montrose, Colo. drilling for artesian water

    • A group of Montrose, Colorado, citizens pose in front of drilling equipment that drills an artesian well in Montrose County. The drill is composed of cables and steel bars. Electrical cables are attached to a steam-powered tractor; a puff of...
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    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Western Hotel, Ouray, Colo.

    • View of the Western Hotel located at 210 7th Avenue, Ouray, Colorado. The three-story large frame hotel has ship lap siding, as well as a full-length front porch with decorative columns and barge board. Above the porch, is a second floor balcony...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2011
    • Richthofen Fountain

    • View of the Richthofen Fountain (1901, now a planter) at the intersection of Richthofen Parkway and Oneida Street in the Montclair Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A young boy and girl sit on the edge of the former fountain's granite basin which...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1975
    • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company mine

    • View of a "churn drill," used for mineral exploration as well as water well drilling, by a mine shaft in Boulder County, Colorado. A miners' camp is nearby.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Railroad station & water tank at Basalt

    • A large, round water tank supported by timbers is situated next to the tracks of the Colorado and Midland Railroad in Basalt, Colorado. A two-story, wood-frame hotel with a hipped roof, multiple chimneys, and a covered porch is in the background,...
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    • [about 1920]
    • Lawrence Tibbett in concert

    • View of a recital by Baritone Lawrence Tibbett, he stands next to a grand piano on a platform in the center of the Auditorium Theater in Denver, Colorado. His accompanist sits at the piano. Well dressed audience members crowd the theater.
    • Mile High Photo Company.
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    • Conoco refinery

    • View of the Conoco oil refinery at 5801 Brighton Boulevard in Commerce City (Adams County), Colorado. A large sign near the road reads: "CONOCO." Shows the tanks, towers, and pipes that make up the refinery. Overhead power lines run to the towers....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1977
    • Rio Grande County, Del Norte

    • View looking up at a steam-powered tractor, which is parked under an open arch. "Case" on front of engine, as well as an eagle.
    • Jameson, J. Harold.
    • July, 1966
    • Blanca, Colo. looking north from R. R.

    • The town of Blanca, Colorado, is located at the foot of the snow- capped Sangre de Cristo mountain range in Costilla County. Buildings on the street include one-story commercial storefronts with false fronts, as well as buildings with flat and...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • April, 1909
    • City Park Pavilion interior

    • Interior photograph of south interior court of the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 September
    • Old blockhouse at Wind River, Wyoming

    • View of the old blockhouse at the Wind River Agency in Wyoming. The adobe house has a covered wooden porch and an adobe chimney.
    • Denler.
    • 1938 July 5
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of west side of the islands interior court in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 September
    • East side of Main Street, north from Tomichi Ave.

    • East side of Main Street north from Tomichi Avenue, Gunnison, Colorado, shows the stone Tabor House (Palisades Hotel), the city well with piles of rock rubble from water works project, pedestrians, and horse- drawn wagons. Business signs read: "C....
    • Brumfield, M.
    • 1882
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of the community art mural in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 September
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of a stairwell in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1993 February
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of an assembly room in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1993 February
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of an assembly room in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1993 February
    • East side of Main St., south from Tomichi Ave.

    • A group of men pose on the boardwalk on west side of Main Street from Tomichi South, Gunnison, Colorado. Businesses signs include: "Sharwen A. Sahlein & Co. Clothing, Furnishing Goods, Hat, Boot And Shoes," "Great Western Clothing," "Wholesale &...
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    • [between 1881 and 1882]
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of an assembly room in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1993 February
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of an assembly room in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1993 February
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 8

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1931 January 14
    • City Park Pavalion interior

    • Interior photograph of an assembly room in the City Park Pavilion located in Denver, Colorado's City Park. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the park in 1882 in the romantic tradition...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1993 February
    • City Park Children's Fountain

    • Photograph of the Denver City Park Children's Fountain, located in Denver, Colorado. Image is of two frogs on the the rim of the basin of the fountain during casting for restoration. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 December
    • City Park Children's Fountain

    • Photograph of the Denver City Park Children's Fountain, located in Denver, Colorado. Image is the children at top of the fountain after restoration. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 December
    • City Park Children's Fountain

    • Photograph of the Denver City Park Children's Fountain, located in Denver, Colorado. Image is the children at top of the fountain after restoration. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 December
    • Drilling for artesian water in early days of Montrose, Colo.

    • Farmers and their wives gather around a drill for a well near the farmhouse in Montrose, Colorado in Montrose, County. Stacks of wood surround the well. A farmer sits on a wagon drawn by two horses.
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    • [between 1882 and 1890]

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