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    • 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
    • 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
    • Letter from William Pitts to the Lincoln Hills Company

    • William Pitts (original contractor for Lincoln Hills houses) writes to the Lincoln Hills Company to describe his experience at Lincoln Hills. He also states that he is available to provide his services to others looking to build in the area.
    • Pitts, William
    • 1928 February 1
    • Fred McPeck Oral History

    • Fred McPeck was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio in 1927. In 1943, he started work building airplane engines for the war effort. Three years later, he joined United States Marine Corps, and was stationed at Camp Lajeune North Carolina, Bermuda, Cuba,...
    • McPeck, Fred, 1927-
    • 2013 October 19
    • Trinity Methodist Pioneer Day

    • Transcript of the proceedings for the Pioneer Day Celebration at Trinity Methodist Church in 1894.
    • Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1894 January 7
    • We helped to build Pikes Peak R.R.

    • View of adult and baby burros at Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway tracks, El Paso County, Colorado. Adult burro has pack of tools with lettering that reads: "helped build Pike's Peak Ry".
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • North Denver Villa Park Telephone

    • A newspaper dedicated to the interests of North Denver, Villa Park and the West Side. It contains various articles and illustrations about the West Side of Denver, including maps of Denver and the Villa Park and Barnum's subdivision.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1883 September 15
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 6

    • 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.)
    • 1930 November 26
    • Searchlight

    • Monthly newsletter produced by Trinity Methodist Church located in Denver, Colorado. Includes editorials, news bulletins, and general information regarding the youth of the church.
    • Young People's Department of Trinity Methodist Church.
    • 1948 August
    • I helped to build Pikes Peak rail co.

    • A burro stands on the railroad bed of the Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway Company, on Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. He carries a sign on his back that reads: "I helped to Build Pikes Peak Rail Co., " as well as a dynamite box, a metal can,...
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    • Park Hill Methodist Church Twenty-fifth anniversary souvenir program

    • Souvenir program for the Park Hill Methodist Church Twenty-fifth anniversary. Included in the program is a program for the worship service, a history of the church and a list of committees and trustees.
    • Park Hill Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1949 December 18
    • 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
    • We helped to build Pikes Peak R.R.

    • View of an adult and baby burro at Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway tracks, El Paso County, Colorado. The adult burro has pack of tools with words written "Helped Build Pike's Peak Ry," "Explosives."
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • We helped build Pikes Peak R.R.

    • View of adult and baby burros at Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway tracks, El Paso County, Colorado. Adult burro has tools and a box labeled: "Helped Build Pike's Peak Ry" Explos[ives]."
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • 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
    • Mary Lou Egan Oral History

    • Mary Lou Egan was born in 1948 in Denver, Colorado. One of 5 children, she grew up in the Washington Park neighborhood. During her childhood she spent a signifigant amount of time at her grandparent’s house in the Globeville neighborhood. Her...
    • Egan, Mary Lou, 1948-
    • 2013 October 19
    • We helped to build Pike's Peak R.R.

    • View of adult and baby burros at Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway tracks, El Paso County, Colorado. Adult burro has pack of tools with words written "helped build Pike's Peak Ry".
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • We helped to build Pike's Peak R.R.

    • View of adult and baby burros at Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway tracks, El Paso County, Colorado. Adult burro has pack of tools with words written "helped build Pike's Peak Ry".
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • We helped to build Pike's Peak R.R.

    • View of adult and baby burros at Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway tracks, El Paso County, Colorado. Adult burro has pack of tools with words written "helped build Pike's Peak Ry".
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • First Avenue Hotel

    • Photograph of the roof line of the First Avenue Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The First Avenue Hotel is a good local example of Neo-Classicism. The large, four-story commercial building was originally designed for hotel, office and retail...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • First Avenue Hotel

    • Exterior photograph of the First Avenue Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The First Avenue Hotel is a good local example of Neo-Classicism. The large, four-story commercial building was originally designed for hotel, office and retail uses. It...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • First Avenue Hotel

    • Exterior photograph of the First Avenue Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The First Avenue Hotel is a good local example of Neo-Classicism. The large, four-story commercial building was originally designed for hotel, office and retail uses. It...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • First Avenue Hotel

    • Exterior photograph of the First Avenue Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The First Avenue Hotel is a good local example of Neo-Classicism. The large, four-story commercial building was originally designed for hotel, office and retail uses. It...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • First Avenue Hotel

    • Exterior photograph of the First Avenue Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The First Avenue Hotel is a good local example of Neo-Classicism. The large, four-story commercial building was originally designed for hotel, office and retail uses. It...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1987 August
    • T. F. Walsh

    • Profile studio portrait, head and shoulders, of Thomas F. Walsh, architect (firm of Gove and Walsh); arrived in Denver, 1887, to build Trinity Methodist Church; designed and built Denver Union Station, Phipps Sanitarium, and Mackey Auditorium.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Moving time in Denver

    • View of a house moving operation in Denver, Colorado; shows a frame house and men working. Children watch; an automobile is in the background, and the truck has lettering: "Kennicott Patterson Transfer Hauling Placing of Machinery Boilers Safes...
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    • 1927 April 1
    • Lake County Courthouse

    • View of front exterior facade of the Lake County Courthouse shows a building decorated with bunting on the west side of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado. Designed by architect George King in 1879, the two story brick building has a low hip...
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    • [1918]
    • Antlers Hotel

    • A man with two horses stands beside the Antlers Hotel, Meeker, Colorado. The two story wood frame building features a false front with apex gable, clapboard siding and a side stairway leading to second floor. Built in 1884-1885 by E. S. R....
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    • [between 1884 and 1887]
    • T. F. Walsh

    • Studio portrait, head and shoulders, of Thomas F. Walsh, architect (firm of Gove & Walsh); arrived in Denver, 1887, to build Trinity Methodist Church; designed and built Denver Union Station, Phipps Sanitarium, Mackey Auditorium.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1887 and 1901]
    • McNassar's Ranch home

    • Photograph of the McNassar's ranch home located in the Argo neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Several people and animals stand around the main house in various wagons and buggies.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1895
    • U.S. Vanadium, Sept.

    • A man wears a button down shirt tucked into slacks and poses in front of a sign at the U.S. Vanadium plant in Uravan (Montrose County), Colorado. The painted sign shows tanks, trucks and battleships, and reads: "Armam[ent F]or Victory, Planes,...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1941 and 1945]
    • Nederland Dam 1938

    • 133,000 cubic feet of reinforced concrete were reportedly used to build the 624-foot dam, which was about 120 feet thick at the base and about 16 feet at the top. The dam was opened 1910. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.; The branches of a...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Nederland Dam 1938

    • cubic feet of reinforced concrete were reportedly used to build the 624-foot dam, which was about 120 feet thick at the base and about 16 feet at the top. The dam was opened 1910. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.; Tall pine trees jut into...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, steam plant under construction

    • A crew of construction workers build the framework for the Steam Plant at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Three boilers and pipe systems are enclosed in...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • West Side Recorder Volume 5 No 10

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1969 April
    • San Diego, looking down 5th Street from "D" Street

    • Pedestrians cross trolley tracks as a bicyclist passes them on 5th Street in San Diego (San Diego County), California. Other pedestrians wait at the corner of "D" and 5th Street. Shows Italianate style commercial buildings with awnings. Signs read:...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Letter from William Pitts to Lincoln Hills Inc.

    • William Pitts (original contractor for Lincoln Hills cabins) writes to the Lincoln Hills Company to describe his experience at Lincoln Hills. He also states that he is available to provide his services to others looking to build in the area. This...
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    • 1928 February 1
    • Barn built by boys of the manual training class, Appleton

    • Buggies sit in front of stalls where horses stand in a barn built by Appleton high school manual training students in Appleton (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows a long, low covered wooden shed with open stalls.
    • Dean, Frank E., photographer.
    • [between 1917 and 1918?]
    • St. James Organ, Central City

    • View of pipe organ behind a wood railing in St. James Methodist Chruch in Central City, Colorado. A woman in a patterned dress poses on the bench; two wooden chairs are opposite. A sconce is attached to each side of panneling above the organ...
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    • [between 1899 and 1910?]
    • Swift and Company refrigeration compressor

    • Photograph of the refrigeration compressor at the Swift and Company packing factory in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pictured on the right hand of the images is a build up of ice.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • circa 1925
    • Unidentified apartment house

    • View of a newly constructed apartment building (later The Marquette) at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Downing Street in Denver, Colorado. Workers use lumber to build a sidewalk frame.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1901 and 1902?]
    • W. B. Barr Lumber Company

    • View of the W. B. Barr Lumber Company at 1295 South Broadway in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one-story building has display windows and signs that read: "Builder's Hardware Paint Oil Glass" and "Mill Work Builder's Supplies."...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Outhouse, Popcorn Alley, Telluride, Colo.

    • View of an outhouse located at 123 E. Pacific Avenue, Telluride, Colo. Build in the 1890s, the two door outhouse has been restored and is located behind Popcorn Alley in Telluride's red-light district.
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2004.
    • Residence at 700 Washington Street, Denver

    • The residence of John Albert Ferguson stood at 700 Washington Street in the Capitol Hill Neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. The Elizabethan style house had a tiled roof and striped awnings hung over the windows. Rounded arches line the balcony on...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Elks Opera House

    • Exterior view of Elks Opera House, 308 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado. In 1879, Horace Tabor contracted J. Thomas Roberts to build this massive three-story stone, brick and iron structure, trimmed in Portland cement. Tabor lost the building...
    • Pote, Louise.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • New arrivals in camp Platoro, Colorado

    • Two men build a log structure at the town of Platoro (Conejos County), Colorado. Shaped logs, an iron stove, a milk jug, and a crate labeled "High Grade Tomato Catsup" are on the ground nearby. Log cabins and a tent are in the distance.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Colorado coal mining

    • Men build a bridge for use by the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company, Colorado.
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]

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