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    • Wood Shop at Whittier School

    • Wood Shop at Whittier Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Six children are shown at various stages of construction. On the left side a boy uses a saw to cut a piece of wood. The boy standing in the middle uses a hand drill on a piece of wood...
    • Whittier School (Denver, Colo.); Whittier (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Our Neighborhood, report

    • Denver Community Planning and Development Agency special report.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver.; Zoning--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2002 May
    • Westside Neighborhood Plan

    • Addition to Denver City's plan for the development of the Westside project
    • Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--History--Sources.; Urban policy--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver.; City planning--Colorado.
    • 1982
    • Three men stirring a barrel

    • A group of men stand by wooden barrels at a Gates Rubber Company picnic or outing in Colorado, One man uses a wooden paddle while another man uses a cup or a ladle.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1930-1940.; Barrels--1930-1940.; Employees--Colorado--1930-1940.; Recreation--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Dugout, Plains Conservation Center

    • View of cow near a dugout at the Plains Conservation Center (21901 East Hampden Ave) in Aurora (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The dugout is built into the side of a hill and uses sod bricks to close off the structure with a wood plank door. A...
    • Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Aurora (Colo.)--2010-2020. .; Dugout houses.; Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Earth houses--Colorado--Aurora--Pictorial works.; Sod...
    • 2010
    • Pando, Camp Hale construction

    • A construction worker, surrounded by piles of wood, uses a table saw at Camp Hale in the Pando Valley (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows workers, parked automobiles and buildings. The men wear hats, gloves and overalls.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Carpentry--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Capitol Hill Neighborhood Plan

    • Pamphlet outlining the proposed improvements to the Capitol Hill neighborhood.
    • City planning--Colorado.
    • 1973 November 21
    • Young sheepherder enjoying siesta ranch in Las Animas County, Colorado

    • A boy sheepherder sleeps under a cholla cactus near two lambs on an unidentified ranch in Las Animas County, Colorado. He uses his cowboy hat to shield his face from the sun.
    • Hispanic Americans--1930-1940.; Las Animas County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Sheep.; Shepherds.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Las Animas County--Pictorial works.; Sheep--Colorado--Las Animas County--Pictorial works.; Shepherds--Colorado--Las Animas...
    • [1939 November]
    • 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...
    • 1st Avenue Hotel (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Angus Gowans first boy received at Clayton College

    • Angus Gowans writes at a desk at Clayton College at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. He wears bib overalls and uses a pencil and paper.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Children reading & writing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Orphanages--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1911?]
    • 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...
    • 1st Avenue Hotel (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • View of Gold Run pit

    • A miner uses a hydraulic nozzle (monitor) fitted with a rock counterbalance in the pit of the Gold Run Mine, a gold placer mine near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado.
    • Gold Run Mine (Breckenridge, Colo.); Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold miners--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hydraulic Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • 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...
    • 1st Avenue Hotel (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Gold Run Mine dump

    • Gold Run Mine, a gold placer mine near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado; a miner uses a hydraulic nozzle (monitor) fitted with a rock counterbalance; water flows out of a sluice.
    • Gold Run Mine (Breckenridge, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold miners--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hydraulic Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Nurses learn how to use fire extinguishers

    • A nurse uses a fire extinguisher to put out a fire in a box in a parking lot at Denver General Hospital in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Other nurses and fireman stand nearby. A brick structure and a parking lot are in the...
    • Denver General Hospital--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Fire extinguishers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Fire...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • 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...
    • 1st Avenue Hotel (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 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...
    • 1st Avenue Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1987 August
    • Getting a haircut

    • Hispanic American Grace Rodriguez Serna, wife of Xavier Serna, watches as her son Rodney gets a haircut from local barber Adonaise De Herrera, San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Grace rests her hand on Rodney's knee. She wears a long vinyl coat....
    • Hispanic Americans--1970-1980.; Mexican Americans--1970-1980.; San Luis (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Interiors.; Serna, Grace Rodriguez--Pictorial works.; Serna, Rodney--Pictorial works.; Herrera, Adonaise de--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • [1970?]
    • Golden Cycle mill interior

    • Worker uses a hose to flush gold ore residue from tanks inside the Golden Cycle Mine and mill, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Golden Cycle Mine (El Paso County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cleaning--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.; Hoses--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.;...
    • [1930?]
    • Colorado penitentiary break 1947 escapees John Klinger escaped convict died

    • A man performs an autopsy on John Klinger after his escape attempt from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. He uses a hemostat and pliers to peel back the scalp and ear, revealing bloody brain matter. In the background a tank and hoses...
    • Autopsy--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dead persons--Colorado--Canon City-- 1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1948
    • Marble, Colorado

    • A miner uses a pneumatic tripod drill at the Colorado Yule Marble quarry near Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado.
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1910-1950.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1941]
    • Unidentified mine

    • A man uses a pick at a mine entrance near (possibly) Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Miners--Colorado--Chaffee County--1910-1930.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Placer mining

    • People pan for gold by water; a man holds a hydraulic sluice rocker box, a woman uses a pan, and a boy has a shovel. A house with bays is by the river.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Mrs. Tabor's residence Broadway

    • A man uses a rake on the grounds of Augusta Tabor's mansion in Denver, Colorado. The three-story brick masonry building has covered porches and balconies and two chimneys.
    • Tabor, Augusta, d. 1895--Homes & haunts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Cutting gauze at Colorado General Hospital

    • A Work Projects Administration (W.P.A) worker uses a power saw to cut gauze into strips in a room at Colorado General Hospital, University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a white shirt and has his sleeves rolled up to...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration--People--1940-1950.; Colorado General Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gauze--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1942 September
    • Paying with gold dust

    • View of miners in a general store paying for their goods with gold dust, Yukon, Alaska. The proprietor uses a scale on the counter to weigh the dust.
    • Gold--Alaska--1890-1900.; Interiors--Alaska--1890-1900.; Miners--Alaska--1890-1900.; Mining--Alaska--1890-1900.; Paying bills--1890-1900.
    • Fall, 1899
    • Edge Gallery and Bug Theatre

    • View of the Edge Gallery at 3654 Navajo Street and the Bug Theatre at 3658 Navajo Street in the Highland Neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The Edge is brightly painted in yellow, red, and dark blue. Bright block yellow letters over the corner...
    • Edge Gallery (Denver, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Bug Theatre (Denver, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Denver (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Commercial art galleries.; Edge Gallery (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Bug Theatre (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2010
    • A bit in Denver Bottoms

    • A landscape oil painting by Henrietta Bromwell of buildings, smoke stacks; bushes are in the foreground and along the stream. Henrietta uses orange, blue, purple, green, grey and pink oil paints on a rectangular board. An inscription on the back of...
    •  
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Placer mining, Mont.

    • Two miners in a gold placer mine pit, Montana; one operates a nozzle (monitor) and one uses a shovel. Shows sluice boxes in pit, a woman with a horse stands on the rim.
    • Gold mining--Montana--1880-1890.; Hydraulic Mining--Montana--1880-1890.; Mining--Montana--1880-1890.; Women--Montana--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Lady Belle assessment hole

    • View of an assessment hole at the Lady Belle Mine south of Eagle, Eagle County, Colorado; a man uses a pick on the rock.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Lady Belle Mine (Eagle County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Eagle County--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Building with Trees

    • A landscape oil painting of a row of cottonwood trees, shrubbery, grass and a house with a chimney. Mountains are in the background and a blue sky is above. The colors Henrietta Bromwell uses in the painting include. blues, greens, pink, brown,...
    • Hills--1890-1910.; Houses--1890-1910.; Trees--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Placer mining

    • People mine for gold by water; a man uses a the hydraulic pan method, and a woman looks on. Houses are by the river.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Hydraulic mining--1910-1930.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Mining--1910-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • The spectrophotometer

    • Dr. Robert Witter, center, chemistry professor at the Colorado School of Mines, and Roland Fischer, Dow Chemical executive, right, discuss the uses of the X ray florescence spectrophotometer with Dr. Orlo E. Childs, President of Mines. The...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Childs, Orlo E., 1914-; Fischer, Roland.; Witter, Robert.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1968
    • Hydraulic placer mining class

    • View of a Public Works Administration hydraulic gold mining class, in Denver, Colorado; shows men with a rocker sluice and gold pans. One wears high boots and uses a shovel.
    • United States. Public Works Administration.--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mining...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Marble mill and crane support pillars

    • View of ruins of the marble finishing mill in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows large marble pillars used to support cranes, broken blocks of marble, wooden fences, the remains of a trestle, and the Crystal River. To the left of the two...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1960-1970.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Marble (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Marble--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Mills--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Rivers--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.;...
    • 1967
    • María Onofre Paiz at gasoline pump

    • María Onofre Paiz, A young woman uses a handle to pump gasoline into an elevated tank outside a tin building on the Paiz Ranch in Gulnare (Las Animas County) Colorado. She wears a dress with short sleeves and her hair is short, parted in the...
    • Hispanic Americans--Colorado--1920-1930.; Gulnare (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Paiz, Maria Onofre, 1895-1934.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Women--Colorado--Gulnare--Pictorial works.; Gasoline pumps--Colorado--Gulnare--Pictorial works.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Larimer Street businesses

    • View of Larimer Street (1600 block) in Denver, Colorado; pedestrians (some Black, African American) walk by a sculpture of a cherub. One man uses crutches. Neon signs read: "Gold Nugget Tap Room," "Ginn Mill," "M & M Sporting Goods," "CAC Gym," and...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bars--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1950 April
    • Barnum and Barnum West: neighborhood analysis

    • Booklet describing the history, population, land use and zoning, housing, community facilities, transportation and environment of the Barnum neighborhood (Denver, Colo.).
    • City Planning--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1979 June
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 14 Numbers 3 and 4, 1931 March-April

    • Newsletter produced everty 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.
    • 19310300
    • Billy Class prospector in Medicine Bow Mts

    • Miner Billy Class uses a pan for hydraulic gold placer mining in the Medicine Bow Breaks range, Carbon County, Wyoming.
    • Carbon County (Wyo)--1910-1920.; Medicine Bow Breaks (Wyo)--1910-1920.; Gold mining--Wyoming--Carbon County--1910-1920.; Hydraulic mining--Wyoming--Carbon County--1910-1920.; Miners--Wyoming--Carbon County--1910-1920.; Mining...
    • 1910
    • Union Pacific Train No. 38

    • Union Pacific Railroad locomotive number 38 (Pony Express) vents smoke at Borie (Laramie County), Wyoming; the interlocking signal tower is a two story frame building with a bay window. A man on the dock uses an order fork. Shows pneumatic...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Borie (Wyo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad employees--Borie--Wyoming--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Borie--Wyoming--1950-1960.; Railroad signal towers--Borie--Wyoming--1950-1960.;...
    • 1954
    • Rico Argentine mine stoper

    • A man wears a miner cap with an attached lamp and uses a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper in the Argentine Mine in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado.
    • Argentine Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rico (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Rico Argentine

    • A miner wears a hat with a lamp and uses an pneumatic drill at the Argentine Mine in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado.
    • Argentine Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rico (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Confederate reunion

    • View of a rattlesnake derby in Trinidad, Colorado. Shot at night, this blurred image shows part of a round enclosure with spectators outside of it. Several 30's sedans are parked in the background, and a sign on a fence reads: Coca Cola.
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Racing--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.; Snakes--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.
    • August, 1939
    • Corn carrier

    • Native American (Hopi) man uses a head band to carry a large bundle of corn stalks, he wears a kilt.
    • Hopi Indians--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--1890-1930.; Agricultural laborers--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Argo smelting works (Boston and Colorado Smelting Co.)

    • Interior view of an Argo Smelting Works building, owned by the Boston and Colorado Smelting Company, Denver, Colorado, shows a chimney surrounded by gutters emanating from a furnace. One of the furnace doors is open as a man uses a long steel rod...
    • Argo Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Furnaces--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1892
    • Snake River, at its source in the Rocky Mountains flowing to the Pacific, Grey's Peak in distance

    • Two men pose on a rocky outcrop above a valley and the Snake River, in Summit County, Colorado. One man uses a pick axe, and the other man leans on a rifle. Shows snow above timberline on a portion of Grey's Peak.
    • Snake River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Summit County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Summit County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Summit County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Summit County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1875]
    • Rico Argentine

    • A miner uses a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper in the Argentine Mine in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado. The miner wears a hat with an attached lamp.
    • Argentine Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rico (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Drilling in a mine tunnel Idaho Springs

    • A miner uses a pneumatic drill in a mine shaft near Idaho Springs, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Other miners look on.
    • Mine shafts--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1940.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Boring--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]

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