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    • Cosmopolitan Branch

    • Interior view at the Community Vocational Center at the Cosmopolitan Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; a Black (African American) woman shows the card catalog to children. Book shelf sign reads: "Young People's Collection."
    • Denver Public Library. Cosmopolitan Branch--1930-1940.; African Americans--Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Card catalogs--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1933 and 1940?]
    • Amid song and prayer

    • Colorado Woman's Christian Temperance union members pose in Denver, Colorado; they are (L to R): Nina Bear (Treasurer), Mrs. C. Minker, (Recording Secretary), Adrianna Hungerford (President), Bertha E. Teller (Vice President), and Sadie R. Jones...
    • Women's Christian Temperance Union of Colorado--Meetings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Temperance--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Bear, Nina.; Hungerford, Adrianna.; Jones, Sadie R.; Teller, Bertha E.
    • 1939, October 10
    • Women near a building

    • A group of three women pose near a building in Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a tower and arched windows.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Women dancers

    • Women tap dancers, in midriff tops, shorts and tap shoes, pose on a stage probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Tap dancing--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Two women

    • Interior portrait of two unidentified woman, one is seated at a table, the other stands, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Rocky Mountain News employees

    • Interior view of women, in an informal pose at a desk, in the Rocky Mountain News building at 1720 Welton Street in Denver, Colorado. A typewriter and phone are on the desk and calendars hang on the wall.
    • Rocky Mountain News--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Journalists--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Offices--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [1935]
    • Cherry creek

    • Young women wade through Cherry Creek flood waters in Denver, Colorado. The flood was caused by the failure of the Castlewood Dam.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Wading--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933
    • Outdoor portrait of a family

    • A family poses outdoors, probably in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses and necklaces. The man wears a suit and tie.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • P.W.A. mining class, Denver

    • Women operate a hydraulic gold placer mining rocker box, in a Public Works Administration class, in Denver, Colorado. One wears a big hat and pours from a bucket; gold pans are on the ground, and cars are nearby.
    • United States. Public Works Administration.--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1933 and 1939?]
    • Denver Public Library extension department

    • Women who include Veasta Hurianek, Cora Cook, and Ethel Holdorf Germonprez work in the extension department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Boxes of catalog...
    • Cook, Cora.; Germonprez, Ethel Holdorf.; Hurianek, Veasta.; Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Library extension--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [1937?]
    • Airshow

    • Men and women gather around an airplane at an air show or ceremony.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Airplanes--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Outdoor portrait of a family

    • A family poses outdoors, probably in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses and necklaces. The man wears a suit, tie, and straw hat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • D & F hairdressing room

    • Interior view of the Daniels and Fisher Stores Company, in Denver, Colorado; shows women at tables with mirrors, cosmetics, flowers, and an ash tray.
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--Facilities--1930-1940.; Beauty operators--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Department stores--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934 June 15
    • Female, swimsuit

    • An unidentified woman models a bathing suit and high heeled shoes. She poses near a door, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bathing suits--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Woman at a mirror

    • A woman poses indoors near a mirror in Denver, Colorado. A flower arrangement and a candle are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Mrs. Reed standing in front home at 537 Circle Drive

    • Mary Reed poses with an English Sheepdog near the Verner Zevola Reed house at 537 Circle Drive in the Country Club neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Tudor style house has chimneys, a hip roof, dormers, a terrace, half-timbering, bargeboard,...
    • Reed, Verner Z. (Verner Zevola), 1863-1919--Homes & haunts.; Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1933
    • 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
    • Stover Candy factory

    • Interior portrait of employees at Mrs. Stover's Candy factory, in Denver, Colorado; women wear caps and pose with cakes and chocolate truffles.
    • Mrs. Stover's Bungalow Candies (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Confectionaries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1932 July 24
    • North Presbyterian Church

    • Members of the North Presbyterian Church who include (top row): James Crabb, Glenn, Hopkins, LeRoy Elsen [?] (Director), Vernon Smith, A. J. Chamberlin, John Schwarz, Reginald Gorham [?], LeRoy Smith (second row): Mrs. Jero [?] Schwarz, Mrs....
    • North Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1932
    • Parade on Broadway

    • Members of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, founded by Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, parade south on Broadway, past R. R. Hall Inc. Cadillac, LaSalle Sales and Service, Denver, Colorado. Banners read: "Aimee Semple McPherson,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Evangelists--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; McPherson, Aimee Semple, 1890-1944.; International Church of the Foursquare Gospel.
    • August 12, 1937
    • Harry M. & Sade Rhoads

    • Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Harry M. Rhoads; she wears a black dress with pearls, he wears a suit and bow tie, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Spouses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.; Rhoads, Sade.
    • [1930?]
    • Female

    • A woman poses on the edge of a diving board, probably in Denver, Colorado. She wears pants with a striped shirt and a wide brimmed hat. Stone steps in the background lead down to the swimming pool.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Woman indoors

    • A woman, wearing glasses, poses near a Buddha on a pedestal in a house. A mirror, flower arrangement, and a candle are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Buddhas--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Gold Panning in the Platte River

    • View of (probably) a Public Works Administration hydraulic gold placer mining class, in Denver, Colorado; shows crowds of people panning in the South Platte River, houses, and cars.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mining...
    • [between 1940 and 1943?]
    • Mission of Redeeming Love

    • Two men and a woman dressed in hats and overcoats stand outside the Mission of Redeeming Love at 1761 Market Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows storefront windows and an awning that reads: "Mission of Redeeming Love." Other signs read: "Jesus Saves....
    • Mission of Redeeming Love (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Asylums--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1931 and 1939?]
    • Speer Memorial Bell

    • A woman poses next to the memorial bells donated by his Mrs. Kate A. Speer in memory of her husband Mayor Robert Speer. The bells and a clock were placed in the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bells--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Speer, Robert Walter, 1855-1918--Commemoration.
    • [between 1930 and 1935]
    • Chandelier

    • View of an ornate cut glass light fixture in Denver, Colorado; Lorna Moffit looks on.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Chandeliers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Moffit, Lorna.
    • 1939 March 19
    • Amelia Earhart in Denver

    • Mrs. Carlos L. Reavis of Denver hands a bouquet of flowers to Amelia Earhart, on Earhart's arrival in a Beech Nut autogiro, Denver, Colorado. Five other women stand nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Air pilots--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Autogiros--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Bouquets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937.; Reavis, Carlos M., Mrs.
    • June 3, 1931
    • Woman poses indoors

    • A woman sits on the arm of a couch in a house in Denver, Colorado. She wears a flapper style dress, high heels, her hair in a "marcelled" style and eye glasses. A Buddha on a pedestal and a candle are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Buddhas--1930-1940.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Couches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Group

    • A group poses in wool or fur winter coats with hats and luggage, one man holds a cane, probably in front of Union Station, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.
    •  
    • Mrs. Harry M. (Sade) Rhoads with daughters, Mary Elizabeth (left) and Harriet

    • Mrs. Harry M. (Sade) Rhoads, and her daughters Mary Elizabeth and Harriet, pose with a tricycle outside the family home at 642 Logan Street, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Rhoads, Harriet.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975--Family.; Rhoads, Mary Elizabeth.;...
    • 1924
    • Elitch's

    • Women, a man, and a baby in a stroller pose by a flower pot at Elitch Gardens in Denver, Colorado. They are (l to r) O. B. Severson, Nora, Mrs. Ratcliffe, and Burnett (the baby).
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Infants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Mission of Redeeming Love

    • View of the interior of the Mission of Redeeming Love at 1761 Market Street in Denver, Colorado. Men and women in wire back chairs listen to three speakers at a podium at the end of a long room; some people look back toward the camera. Sign behind...
    • Mission of Redeeming Love (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Asylums--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1931 and 1939?]
    • Woman having her Social Security number "tattoed" (sic)

    • Interior view of a tattoo parlor in Denver, Colorado; shows a man with a tattoo gun and a woman with numbers inked on her back. The woman holds a Social Security card; art and designs cover the walls.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Tattoo parlors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1934?
    • Christmas party

    • Men, women, and children pose near a decorated Christmas tree at a party possibly in Denver, Colorado. A sign on a nearby door reads: "Ladies".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Christmas trees--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Parties--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Possibly a band leader

    • A man poses with women dancers in matching costumes and shoes inside a revolving tube ride at Lakeside Amusement Park in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Lakeside Amusement Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Dancers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Woman poses indoors

    • A woman poses in a house in Denver, Colorado. She wears a sun hat and a flapper style dress A flower arrangement, lamp, and candle are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Ruined stockings

    • A woman poses as though angry at the passing car that splashed her with water and ruined her stockings, possibly in Denver, Colorado.
    • Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Some of the present tenants of the old building

    • View of women and children in Denver, Colorado, in (probably) the Ninth Avenue and Tejon Street area (Lincoln Park Neighborhood). A boy holds books, girls wear print dresses and braids.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1935 and 1939?]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center cataloging department

    • Women work at desks in the cataloging department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Books and typewriters are on the desks. Bookshelves and book trucks are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Cataloging--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [1937]
    • Mr. Rhoads and friends

    • Mr. Rhoads poses with a group of unidentified women in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [1930?]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center blind division

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book, while the other stands near a record player and talking book packages. Book shelves are near a...
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Libraries and the blind--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [1937]
    • Public library books for blind

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book while the other stands near a record player and a talking book package that reads: "Free Sound...
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Braille books--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Libraries and the blind--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Talking book machines--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    •  
    • Soldiers with dates

    • Army officers in dress uniform pose with women in formal dresses, probably in Denver, Colorado. The couples stand on a dance floor.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Couples--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Evening gowns--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Military officers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Walter Higley

    • Walter Higley (pilot, businessman, and educator) poses by a Waco cabin airplane in Denver, Colorado, with Les Bowman and Edna McLaughlin.
    • Waco airplanes--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Air pilots--American--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Biplanes--American--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Businessmen--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Teachers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1932
    • Denver apartments

    • View of apartments at 1272 Pearl Street in Denver, Colorado; features pediments. Women are by the arched entry.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933 April 19
    • Unidentified woman - possibly in Baby Doe's suite at the Windsor - note: window shade

    • View of a woman in a brocade dress sitting at a desk, in (possibly) Bay Doe's suite at the Hotel Windsor, in Denver, Colorado; interior decor includes a painted lamp shade, sculpture, and a stenciled window shade.
    • Windsor Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • July 6, 1935
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center adult education

    • Women sit and stand near a work table in the adult education room of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Typewriters that read: "L. C. Smith" and "Royal" are on the table. Bookshelves and a sign that reads: "Use Your...
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [1937]
    • Order department

    • Women work at desks in the order department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and book shelves and posters that read: "Great Western Railroad" and...
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Acquisitions (Libraries)--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    •  
    • Frances Melrose on Harry's left

    • At a party, Frances Melrose (with corsage) laughs while Harry M. Rhoads is kissed on the cheek by other women. Elizabeth "Liz" Wyner with glasses is behind Harry. Denver, Colorado.
    • Parties--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Melrose, Frances.; Wyner, Elizabeth.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [ca. 1953]

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