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    • Randell School

    • View of the Randell School (the former Henry Collbran residence) at 1277 Williams Street in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival-style stone house has columns and dentils. Cars are in the street.
    • Collbran, Henry--Homes & haunts.; Randell School (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
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    • Denver Public Library entrance

    • View of the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) entrance in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; display reads: "Library Week - Welcome 0ct. 5-11."
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1940-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Doors & doorways--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
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    • Dunkin' Doughnut

    • A teenaged boy and girl purchase popcorn at a stand festooned with balloons in (probably) Denver, Colorado. A sign reads: "Popcorn by Dunkin' 10 cents a Bag," a scale and shelves of liquor bottles are in a nearby concession; a neon sign reads:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Popcorn--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Publicity--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Dunkin' Donuts (Firm)--Public relations.
    • [between 1940 and 1955?]
    • Trolley coach, Colfax & Broadway, Denver

    • Men and women stand near open doorways on electric bus number "526" bound for "West 29th Ave." near the intersection of Colfax and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Women wear hats, coats and high heeled shoes; men wear overcoats and hats.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Buses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1955]
    • Boy Scouts of America troop

    • Boy Scouts of America troop members and their troop leader look down a fire pole hole in a Denver, Colorado firehouse.
    • Boy Scouts of America--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Alpha Phi Sorority

    • Alpha Phi sorority women hold fabric or craft projects in Denver, Colorado; one has embroidery.
    • Alpha Phi--People--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Fraternities & sororities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry inside the Brown Palace

    • Harry Rhoads stands near a desk in the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. He wears a suit, bow tie, and hat; and he hold a camera.
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Epsilon Sigma Alpha sorority (Gamma Omicron Chapter)

    • Group portrait of Epsilon Sigma Alpha sorority (Gamma Omicron Chapter) women in Denver, Colorado; they wear formal gowns.
    • Epsilon Sigma Alpha. Gamma Omicron Chapter--People--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Evening gowns--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Fraternities & sororities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry with his gift camera

    • Harry Rhoads, seated on the edge of a bed, looks at his gift, a Heiland Graflex camera.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cameras--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry Mellon Rhoads

    • Harry M. Rhoads with one of his cameras, possibly a Graphlex model. He wears a hat, suit and bow tie. Rhoads was a photographer for the Rocky Mountain News from 1900 to 1969.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cameras--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Basketball game

    • Shows two basketball teams vying for points, probably local Denver high school teams in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Basketball--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry with his gift camera

    • Harry Rhoads, seated on the edge of a bed, looks at his gift, a Heiland Graflex camera. Rhoads was a photographer for the Rocky Mountain News in Denver, from 1900 to 1969.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cameras--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry Rhoads gets a hair treatment

    • Harry Rhoads sits in a barbers' chair while two women put cream or lotion on the bald spot on his head.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Barbershops--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Country Club Place

    • View of a tree-lined sidewalk near the intersection of 4th (Fourth) Avenue and Franklin Street in the Country Club neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Sidewalks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Warren Branch

    • Interior view of the Warren Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; a boy and girls read books by a poster board display. "Commerce of the Prairie," a painting by Allen True, is in the background.
    • Warren, Henry White, 1831-1912--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Warren Branch--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Exhibit booths--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Goodwill upholstery repair

    • An African American (Black) man and an elderly woman repair a piece of furniture in Denver, Colorado. A sign reads: "La Popular 2242."
    • Goodwill Industries of Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Charitable organizations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Older...
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Eaton Metal Products Co.

    • View of a gasoline tank truck made by Eaton Metal Products in Denver, Colorado; lettering reads: "Conoco Continental Oil Company." A brick building with a loading dock is in the background.
    • Eaton Metal Products Company (Denver, Colo.)--Products--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Eaton Metal Products Co.

    • Interior view of Eaton Metal Products in Denver, Colorado; shows welders working on tanks.
    • Eaton Metal Products Company (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Metalworking industries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Welders (Persons)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Early Denver nickelodeon on 16th Street

    • A photo of a photograph of a Mills-Edisonia nickelodeon in Denver, Colorado on 16th (Sixteenth) Street.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Motion picture devices--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry Mellon Rhoads

    • Harry M. Rhoads holds a flash and camera, possibly a Graphlex model. He wears a hat, suit and bow tie. Rhoads was a photographer for the Rocky Mountain News from 1900 to 1969.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cameras--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Temple Hoyne Buell land

    • View of land owned by Temple Hoyne Buell probably near Denver, Colorado. Trees and a wire fence are on the property.
    • Buell, Temple Hoyne, 1895-1990--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Estates--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Mrs. Saunders bldg.

    • Two African American men stand under a lamp post on a street corner probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. On the opposite street corner is Johnnies Buffet. Cars park on the street.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Cafeterias--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Temple Hoyne Buell land

    • View of land owned by Temple Hoyne Buell probably near Denver, Colorado. A house and water tower are in the distance.
    • Buell, Temple Hoyne, 1895-1990--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Estates--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Temple Hoyne Buell land

    • View of land owned by Temple Hoyne Buell probably near Denver, Colorado. Trees and electrical poles are on the land.
    • Buell, Temple Hoyne, 1895-1990--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Estates--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Baur's restaurant

    • View of a restaurant at the Cherry Creek Shopping Center in Denver, Colorado; neon channel letters read: "Baur's."
    • Baur's (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Shopping centers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Denver

    • Aerial view of the city of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • John Barnett - was this built by the Barnetts - Cherry Hills

    • View of the John Barnett residence in Denver, Colorado; features a tile roof, arched windows, and a curved entry tower.
    • Barnett, John T.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • William L. Ford residence

    • View of the William L. Ford house at 569 Pearl Street in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Bungalow style house has a pitched roof, chimney, and covered porch.
    • Ford, William L.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Speer (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1960.; Bungalows--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Denver Firemans 35 Year Club Annual Dinner at Joe (Awful) Coffee Ringside Lounge

    • Firemen pose with dinnerware at Joe (Awful) Coffee's Ringside Lounge in Denver, Colorado. The room has floral wallpaper.
    • Ringside Lounge (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Dinner parties--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • My house at 1311 Steele May Arno

    • View of a house at 1311 Steele Street in the Congress Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a porch with arch ornaments.
    • Congress Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Boys Warehouse, 13th Avenue, Denver

    • Cars are parked along 13th Avenue (Thirteenth) in Denver, Colorado. Warehouses line the gravel street. Men stand near the loading dock at the "Boys Warehouse."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Capitol Heights Presby. Church corner of Fillmore & 11th Ave.

    • A view of the Capitol Heights Presbyterian Church located on the corner of Fillmore Street and 11th (Eleventh) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The church was built by architects Robert Willison and Montana S. Fallis. It was dedicated in 1912.
    • Capitol Heights Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Boys Warehouse on 13th Avenue

    • Delivery trucks are pulled up to the loading dock at the Boys' Warehouse on Thirteenth Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Shows a gas pump and stacks of boxes. Men relax outside an open door.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Smiley Branch Library

    • Interior view of the William H. Smiley Branch of the Denver Public Library in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; women are at the counter. Arched windows open into vaulted ceilings; a painting depicts Japanese horsemen.
    • Smiley, William H.--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Smiley Branch--1940-1960.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Goodwill Industries, Denver

    • Men repair and paint toys including a wheelbarrow at a Goodwill Industries workshop in Denver, Colorado.
    • Goodwill Industries of Denver--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Charitable organizations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Crawford Hill residence

    • View of the Crawford Hill house at 969 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features gables, a covered porch, a balcony, balustrades, and urns.
    • Hill, Crawford, 1862-1922--Homes & haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Chase Candy Company

    • A man in a fur hat and false beard poses behind a display for Chase Candy in a market in Denver, Colorado, a sign on the display reads: "Chase Foil Wrapped Candy." Merchandise includes: "Kola Soda," "White Soda," "Chocolate Covered Cherries," "Lime...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Candy--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Markets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Merchandise displays--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Equity bldg

    • Two African American men stand under a lamp post on a street corner probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. On the opposite street corner is Johnnies Buffet. Cars are parked on the street.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Cafeterias--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Oakes home

    • View of the Oakes Home located at 2825 West 32nd (Thirty- second) Avenue at Decatur Street in Denver, Colorado. The sanatorium opened in September 1895 under direction of Reverend Frederick W. Oakes. Oakes was the first organized institution to...
    • Oakes Home (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Sanatoriums--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • J. J. Brown residence

    • View of a terra-cotta lion at the J. J. and Margaret Tobin (Molly) Brown house at 1340 Pennsylvania Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne-style house has a tile roof, covered porch, and rusticated stone wall.
    • Brown, James Joseph--Homes & haunts.; Brown, Margaret Tobin, 1867-1932--Homes & haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Yard ornaments--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Saint Joseph Hospital

    • A woman walks on a sidewalk near Saint Joseph Hospital on Humboldt Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A modern brick addition is connected to an older section of the hospital. A pair of beveled towers and a brick vehicle...
    • Saint Joseph Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1960.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Sidewalks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Chase Candy Company

    • view of a Chase Candy Company display stand in a market in Denver, Colorado. The stand has boxes of candy and a sign that reads: "Chase Foil Fresh Candies." Merchandise includes: Merchandise on the store shelves includes: "Libby's," "Hain," and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Candy--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Markets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Merchandise displays--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • J. J. Brown

    • View of a terra-cotta ewer at the J. J. and Margaret Tobin (Molly) Brown house at 1340 Pennsylvania Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The ewer is on a rusticated stone wall.
    • Brown, James Joseph--Homes & haunts.; Brown, Margaret Tobin, 1867-1932--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Pitchers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Yard ornaments--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Sugar Mountain Candy Company

    • View of Sugar Mountain Candy Company (wholesale) at 3790 Morrison Road in Denver, Colorado. A landscape mural is painted in the building's gable.
    • Sugar Mountain Candy Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Food industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Lynx in cage

    • A lynx sits on a platform in a metal cage at a zoo, probably the Denver Zoo in Denver, Colorado.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver Zoo--1940-1960.; Lynx--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Zoos--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Grizzly bear

    • A grizzly bear sits in his habitat at the Denver Zoo in Denver, Colorado.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Denver Zoo--1940-1960.; Grizzly bears--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Zoos--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Harry Mellon Rhoads

    • Harry Mellon Rhoads looks at one of his photoprints while he drinks from a Coke bottle. He wears a hat, apron, shirt, vest and bow tie.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cameras--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940-1960]
    • Radio Pharmacy

    • View of the Radio Pharmacy at 2601 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Men walk on the sidewalk near the building. Signs read: "Drugs," "Radio Pharmacy," and "Money to Loan."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Radio Pharmacy (Denver, Colo.)
    • [between 1945 and 1955?]
    • Gamblers

    • Men and women smoke cigarettes, drink beers, and play cards in (probably) Denver, Colorado. Chips lay on the tables; one couple wears fancy cowboy boots.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Card games--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Gambling--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Smoking--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.
    • [between 1945 and 1955?]
    • Radio Pharmacy

    • View of the Radio Pharmacy at 2601 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk nearby. Signs on the buildings read: "Radio Pharmacy," "W. F. Turner Real Estate Notary Public," and "Five Points...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Police stations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Radio Pharmacy (Denver, Colo.)
    • [between 1945 and 1955?]

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