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    • 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-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Skiing.
    • 2013 October 19
    • 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-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 2013 November 16
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 10

    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 February
    • 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-; Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Stockyards.
    • 2013 September 14
    • 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-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 September 21
    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930 November 26
    • Le Resume: 1941

    • Yearbook for the year 1941 for Parker High School, located in Parker, Colorado.
    • Parker High School (Parker, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Douglas County History Research Center (Castle Rock, Colo.); School yearbooks--Colorado--Douglas County.; High schools--Colorado--Douglas County--Periodicals.
    • 1941
    • Eldorado Springs flood

    • Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Peterson pose with their dogs, Useless and Skeeziks, after the flood destroyed their house and nearly took their lives in 1938.
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • September 1938
    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 November
    • Gilpin County Tramway

    • Three women pose on the front of a Gilpin Tramway Company locomotive in Gilpin County, Colorado. Two of the women are identified as Loretta Doran Paul and Clara Doran. The women wear long dresses, basque jackets with leg-of-mutton sleeves, and...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Doran,...
    • [between 1886 and 1910?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 7

    • Christmas edition of the 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930 December 17
    • 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-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Habitat for Humanity (Denver, Colo.); Globeville Civic Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 2013 November 2
    • The Huskie Highlights 1939

    • 1939 Yearbook from Douglas County High School
    • Parker High School (Parker, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Douglas County History Research Center (Castle Rock, Colo.); School yearbooks--Colorado--Douglas County.; High schools--Colorado--Douglas County--Periodicals.
    • 1939
    • 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-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 November 15
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 9

    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 March 2
    • 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.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1903 June
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 7 and 8, 1924 July-August

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19240700
    • "Thy will be done" : the Prayer Band Ministry of Zion Baptist Church : 8th Annual Prayer...

    • Booklet created for the 8th Annual Prayer Breakfast at Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. This breakfast was to recognize the Senior Pastor and Associate Pastors for all the work they do for the church. Included are photographs of each...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2004
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914
    • 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-; Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 October 4
    • 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.
    • Christians--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Youth--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.; Methodist...
    • 1948 August
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 8, 1920 August

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19200801
    • East High spotlight: vol 24 no 5

    • Christmas edition of the 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 December 10
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 September 30
    • St. Patrick's Church

    • View of St. Patrick's Catholic Church on Sixth (6th) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, The front gable church built in 1877, features clapboard siding, front entry belltower topped with a cross, shingle roof and stained glass windows.
    • St. Patrick's Catholic Church (Ouray, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • New workings in Winchester tunnel, Summitville, Colo.

    • Jack Pickens in the Winchester Tunnel in Summitville (Rio Grande County), Colorado.
    • Summitville (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Winchester Tunnel (Rio Grande County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Summitville--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Summitville--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Summitville--1920-1930.; Pickens, Jack.
    • July, 1929
    • Buckhorn Exchange

    • Exterior photograph of the Buckhorn Exchange Restaurant located in Denver, Colorado. The Buckhorn Exchange is one of Denver's oldest and best-known historic restaurant/bars. Built in late 1885 or early 1866, the building was first owned by John...
    • Buckhorn Exchange.; Buckhorn Exchange (Denver, Colo.) Restaurants--Colorado--Denver.; Zietz, Henry H.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Stella and Alex Cordova

    • An elderly couple, Stella Cordova, founder and owner of Chubby's, a Mexican restaurant. and her husband Alex Cordova, pose in their home in Denver, Colorado. Alex has his arm around Stella, and she wears a polka dot dress and glasses.
    • Hispanic Americans--2000-2010.; Mexican Americans--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Business people.; Older people.; Women.; Cordova, Alex--Pictorial works.; Cordova, Stella, 1909-2009--Pictorial works.; Hispanic American...
    • [2000?]
    • Buckhorn Exchange

    • Exterior photograph of the Buckhorn Exchange Restaurant located in Denver, Colorado. The Buckhorn Exchange is one of Denver's oldest and best-known historic restaurant/bars. Built in late 1885 or early 1866, the building was first owned by John...
    • Buckhorn Exchange--1980-1990.; Buckhorn Exchange (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Zietz, Henry H.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1984 March
    • I want a wantad

    • An elephant stands at the Denver Post newspaper classified advertising counter in Denver, Colorado. Men and women look on. Sign reads: "Want Ads." Banner reads: "...& Marcos Circus Days."
    • Denver Post--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Advertising--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Counters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Elephants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper...
    • 1931 August 18
    • Chief Iron Tail

    • Standing portrait of a Native American (Dakota) man, identified as Chief Iron Tail. He wears a dark long sleeved shirt, arm bands, a hair pipe breastplate, a kerchief, and braids.
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Iron Tail.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Bank of Telluride

    • Interior view of the old Bank of Telluride, Colorado. Charles (Buck) Waggoner (left) and Mr. Skanland advertise their bank's stability with stacks of silver dollars protected by handguns on counter. Interior includes wooden walled banker room with...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Banks--Colorado--Telluride--1920-1930.; Waggoner, Charles Delos.
    • [1928?]
    • 400 and Collyer block in the East Side Historic District

    • Photograph of the 400 and Collyer block in the East Side Historic District, located in Longmont, Colorado. The district symbolizes the early period of growth as well as later development that took place on the east side of Longmont. The district...
    • East Side Historic District (Longmont, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Houses--Colorado--Longmont--1980-1990.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Longmont.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Longmont.; Architecture--Colorado--Longmont--History.
    • 1986 June 3
    • Man and pack horse

    • Joseph E. (Joe) Peltier poses with his sons, Edgar, George, or Ralph and a pack horse at his ranch home about a half mile below the forks of White River, upper White River area near Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Peltier packed out tourists...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Meeker--1900-1910.; Pack animals--Colorado--Meeker--1900-1910.; Peltier, Joseph E.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Oldest convict at Canon City

    • Convict wears striped pants, jacket and hat at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. His shirt has numbers stencilled on it. A suited man with a hat and cane is with him.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Aged persons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1950.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Eight Grade Graduation

    • Photograph of Sharon Yeager during her eight grade graduation for Saint Philomena Catholic Parish School. The ceremony took place at Saint Philomena Catholic Parish School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Saint Philomena Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1977
    • 400 and Collyer block in the East Side Historic District

    • Photograph of the 400 and Collyer block in the East Side Historic District, located in Longmont, Colorado. The district symbolizes the early period of growth as well as later development that took place on the east side of Longmont. The district...
    • East Side Historic District (Longmont, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Houses--Colorado--Longmont--1980-1990.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Longmont.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Longmont.; Architecture--Colorado--Longmont--History.
    • 1986 June 3
    • Eight Grade Graduation

    • Photograph of Sharon Yeager during her eight grade graduation for Saint Philomena Catholic Parish School. The ceremony took place at Saint Philomena Catholic Parish School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Saint Philomena Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1977
    • 300 and 5th Street block in the East Side Historic District

    • Photograph of the 300 and 5th Street block in the East Side Historic District, located in Longmont, Colorado. The district symbolizes the early period of growth as well as later development that took place on the east side of Longmont. The...
    • East Side Historic District (Longmont, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Houses--Colorado--Longmont--1980-1990.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Longmont.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Longmont.; Architecture--Colorado--Longmont--History.
    • 1986 June 3
    • Byers Junior High School Red Cross workers conservation class demonstration

    • Photograph of three Red Cross workers, Mrs. Finley Dye, Mrs. W. W. Basham and Mrs. I. A. Berman, during a canning demonstration for a conservation class to Byers Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a jar of vegetables with they...
    • Byers Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1943 September
    • East Side Historic District

    • Photograph of a row of houses in the East Side Historic District, located in Longmont, Colorado. The district symbolizes the early period of growth as well as later development that took place on the east side of Longmont. The district sits...
    • East Side Historic District (Longmont, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Houses--Colorado--Longmont--1980-1990.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Longmont.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Longmont.; Architecture--Colorado--Longmont--History.
    • 1986 June 3
    • First Meeker Hotel

    • Men pose on boardwalk in front of the Meeker Hotel, a converted adobe army barracks with wood false front and pediment window hoods, Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The hotel was founded by Susan C. "Annie" Wright, one of the founders of Meeker. Her...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Meeker--1880-1890.; Meeker Hotel (Meeker, Colo.)
    • [between 1884 and 1885]
    • George champion residence

    • View of the George Champion residence with a large snowdrift filling the front porch, Como, Park County, Colorado. A wood sign just visible above the drift reads: "Champion."
    • Champion, George--Homes & haunts.; Como (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Como--1970-1980.
    • February 9, 1970
    • East 6th Avenue Parkway

    • Extending nearly two miles, this is the longest east/west parkway in the Denver park and parkway system and provides the setting for many fine residences. The mature plantings are evidence of the sure hand of Saco R. DeBoer, but they were clearly...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • Undated
    • Bowie Coal Mines wide angle view from old tipple and mine on hill

    • View from old tipple over Bowie Coal Mine structures, Delta County, Colorado. Steep incline with ore cart tracks leads to mine entrance. A Denver and Rio Grande gondola car shows under the new tipple. Formerly Juanita Coal and Coke before Alexander...
    • Bowie Coal Mine (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Delta County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Delta County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

    • A gazebo is in the left foreground in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. The glass conservatory in the center background came from the extensive gardens at the home of James Lick, a real estate investor, in San Francisco. The domed...
    • San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Gazebos--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.; Greenhouses--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.; Parks--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Woodbury Branch Library and Highland Park

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Public Library's Woodbury Branch Library with Historic Highland Park behind, located in Denver, Colorado. Like Montclair Park, Highland is a good example of a small multi-use park laid out in the English landscape...
    • Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver.; Highland Park (Denver, Colo.); Parks--Colorado--Denver.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • Undated
    • Gillett, Colo.

    • A young matador with a lance, possibly Carlos Garcia or Antonio Sentrea, poses in the bullring where a Mexican bullfight took place on August 24 and 25, 1895, in Gillett, Colorado. A bull stands by the wood fence around the ring. Two spectators sit...
    • Gillett (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bullfighters--Colorado--Gillett--1890-1900.; Bullrings--Colorado--Gillett--1890-1900.
    • [August 1895]
    • Antonito fire

    • View of the aftermath of a fire in the town of Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows smoking adobe buildings destroyed by the fire. Hispanic American men, probably firefighters, stand near a wagon loaded with three large barrels filled with...
    • Hispanic Americans--1900-1910.; Mexican Americans--1900-1910.; Antonito (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Adobe buildings.; Business districts.; Fire fighters.; Fires.; Building, Adobe--Colorado--Antonito--Pictorial works.; Central business...
    • 1905

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