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    • Fraternal Club Local 465 Waiters and Porters

    • View of 2621 Welton in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The building houses the African American Protective Order of Dining-Car Waiters and Porters, Local #465, associated with the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. The entrance...
    • Protective Order of Dining-Car Waiters and Porters, local 465--Buildings--1990-2000.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Railroad employees unions.; Clubs.; Protective Order of Dining Car-Waiters and Porters, local...
    • 1995
    • Fraternal Club Local 465 Waiters and Porters

    • View of 2621 Welton in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The building houses the African American Protective Order of Dining-Car Waiters and Porters, Local #465, associated with the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. The entrance...
    • Protective Order of Dining-Car Waiters and Porters, local 465--Buildings--1980-1990.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Railroad employees unions.; Clubs.; Protective Order of Dining Car-Waiters and Porters, local...
    • 1981
    • Revenue Tunnel at Porters

    • A man sits on a dead tree and looks at the Revenue Mine in Porters (Sneffels) in Ouray County, Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings and tailings. Mount Sneffels is in the distance.
    • Revenue Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sneffels (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sneffels, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Ouray depot

    • Passenger automobiles park at the depot station, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Passengers and porters stand around the Denver and Rio Grande Southern train.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Southern--1920-1930.; Ouray (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Interior view of Ex-Wp 72'6" dining car before remodeling

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car; shows Black men (porters), tables, chairs, lamps, fans, leaded glass, and lunette windows.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.
    • 1924?
    • D&RGW dining car "Mt. Peale" interior after installation of electric lights in 1924

    • Interior view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car, Mt. Peale; shows male and female passengers, Black men (porters), tables, chairs, lamps, a fan, leaded glass, and lunette windows.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Passengers--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.
    • 1924?
    • D&RGW dining car "Mt. Peale" interior after installation of electric lights in 1924

    • Interior view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car Mt. Peale; shows Black men (porters), tables, chairs, lamps, a fan, leaded glass, and lunette windows.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.
    • 1924?
    • Mack railbus on trial at D&RGW Burnham Shops

    • View of a Mack combustion-engine railbus at Burnham Shops, Denver Colorado, with passengers and porters; a brick building with brackets, bargeboard, and chimneys is in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Road-rail vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad shops &...
    • 1926
    • Interior views of EX WP 72'6" dining car ready for D&RGW service

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car; shows Black men (porters) tables, chairs, lamps, fans, lunette windows, oil paintings, leaded glass, and the opening into the kitchen.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • Interior views of EX WP 72'6" dining car ready for D&RGW service

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car; shows Black men (porters) tables, chairs, lamps, fans, lunette windows, oil paintings, leaded glass, and the opening into the kitchen.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • Interior views of EX WP 72'6" dining car ready for D&RGW service

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car; shows Black men (porters), men and women passengers, tables, chairs, lamps, fans, lunette windows, oil paintings, and leaded glass.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Passengers--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • Revenue Tunnel at Porters

    • A man sits on a dead tree and looks at the Revenue Mine in Porters (Sneffels) in Ouray County, Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings and tailings. Mount Sneffels is in the distance.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Revenue Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sneffels, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW open platform observation car on rear train #2 the Scenic Limited, at Hanging bridge in...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad observation car and train #2 stops by the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado; men, women, and porters pose on the vestibule by a sign: "Denver and Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Railroad observation...
    • Summer, 1928
    • Salida station

    • People at the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, include porters in white uniforms, women in flowered hats, and men in suits. The crowd attends a speaker waving his arm. Men sit on the gabled roofs of the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Salida (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Public speaking--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Rally in Salida, Colorado

    • People at the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, include porters in white uniforms, women in flowered hats, and men in suits. The crowd watches a speaker waving his arm. Men sit on the gabled roofs of the...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Public speaking--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Snowy cars

    • View of railroad cars with snow and ice on them probably in Denver, Colorado. Porters and a luggage cart that reads: "Adams Express Company" are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Winter near Trout Lake

    • Two men stand in the snow near a Rio Grande Southern train in San Miguel County, Colorado. Two porters stand at the rear of a railroad passenger car and an African-American (Black) porter stands at the front of the car. An engineer is in the...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1880-1900.; Afro-Americans--Men--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--San Miguel...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Leaving Camp Muir at the end of the Mount Rainier expedition, Washington

    • Thirteen men, expedition team members, and porters from the 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment (re-enforced) prepare to leave Camp Muir, also known as Camp One during the Mount Rainier expedition lead by Captain Albert Jackman to test field equipment...
    • Camp Muir (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Washington (State)--Paradise--1940-1950.; Jackman, Albert H.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [May 20, 1942]
    • Winter at Trout Lake

    • View of Rio Grande Southern train with two men in snow and three porters standing on railroad passenger car, San Miguel County, Colorado.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1880-1890.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Glenarm Branch, Young Men's Christian Association History

    • Document describing the history of the Glenarm YMCA and it's significance to the African American community in Denver, Colo. Includes narrative, map and photographs. May be part of National Register Application documentation.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Recreation centers--Colorado--Denver.; Community centers--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1982
    • Union Station, Denver

    • Southwestward, exterior view of Union Station in Denver, Colorado (rebuilt in 1914); shows porters, a man holding a baby, a truck, and horse-drawn wagons.
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1916?]
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05022-030-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05022-030-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Union Station - porter & woman

    • A man in a porter uniform talks to a woman seated on a wooden bench at Union Station, in Denver, Colorado. The woman wears a fur coat and has a suitcase.
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Porters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05038-001-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05038-001-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Denver Union Station - rear platform of Pullman observation sleeper in D&RG mail line service.

    • People pose on the deck of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad observation-sleeper car at Union Station, Denver, Colorado. A Black man in porter uniform stands by.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Employment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad observation...
    • June 10, 1910
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05022-032-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05022-032-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05038-001-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05038-001-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Interior of new type dining car on The Columbine, flower of travel comfort

    • Interior view of a dining car on The Columbine, a Union Pacific Railway Company passenger train. Shows men and women at restaurant tables, and African American waiters.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1920-1940.; African Americans--1920-1940.; Interiors--1920-1940.; Passengers--1920-1940.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1940.; Railroad porters--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1936]
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05031-012-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05031-012-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05031-010-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05031-010-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Chicago Burlington and Quincy, Denver Zephyr lounge

    • A Chicago, Burlington and Quincy porter snuffs out a cigarette in an ashtray in a Denver Zephyr lounge car. The African American (black) porter wears a white uniform and cap. Well dressed men and women passengers sit in upholstered chairs with...
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--People--1940-1950.; African Americans--Employment--1940-1950.; Denver Zephyr (Express train)--1940-1950.; Passengers--1940-1950.; Railroad lounge cars--1940-1950.; Railroad porters--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05031-021-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05031-021-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 50, 1911 December 9

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1911 December 9
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05031-020-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05031-020-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 33, 1910 August 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1910 August 13
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 21, 1913 August 9

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913 August 9
    • Farmer and Hale Mortuary, William D. Nash Mortuary burial records -- index, 1889 to 1909

    • Index to the Farmer and Hale Mortuary Index located in Denver, Colorado from the years 1889 to 1909. The original registers are individually indexed. The name may be that of the deceased or the person responsible for payment of the funeral...
    • Funeral homes--Colorado--Denver--Records--Indexes.; Burial--Colorado--Denver--Indexes.; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado--Denver--Records--Indexes.
    • 2002
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05022-042-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05022-042-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985

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