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    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • A rancher on horseback ropes a calf in a corral, probably at the Green Ranch northeast of Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. A herd of Herefords, including several calves, stands in the background near the log fence of the corral. Tall trees...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Helen Oldheim

    • A head and shoulder portrait of Helen Oldheim, an actress from the Central City Play Festival in Central City, Colorado, is clipped to a board. She wears a short-sleeved shirt with a black collar and a black border around the sleeves. Her wavy...
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    • 1940
    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • A rancher on horseback twirls a lasso in the air as he ropes a Hereford calf in a corral, probably at the Green Ranch northeast of Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. Another rancher walks toward the roped calf. Tall trees stand outside of the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • corral. Several pieces of wood lie scattered on the dirt ground in the corral and among the trees in the background.; Two ranchers and a young boy hold a calf down as a third rancher brands it with a long branding iron in a corral, probably at the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • A rancher on horseback holds a rope attached to a calf in a corral, probably at the Green Ranch northeast of Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. Two ranchers and a young boy hold the roped calf down to inspect it. Another rancher walks toward the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Met star Frances Maddux

    • A head and shoulders portrait of an actress is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Her blouse has small pleats and she wears pearls. Her hair is pulled away from her face.
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    • 1940
    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • A rancher on horseback twirls a lasso in the air as he ropes a calf in a corral, probably at the Green Ranch northeast of Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. A herd of Herefords, including several calves, stands near the log fence of the corral....
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • A group of ranchers holds two calves down to inspect them in a corral, probably at the Green Ranch northeast of Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. A young boy lies on his side holding the hind legs of a calf. One rancher stands apart from the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Pony Express rider Gordon Welles

    • A pony express rider wearing jeans, a short sleeved shirt, cowboy hat, and cowboy boots, sits on top of a horse, as he hands a mailbag to an older man in a suit in Central City, Colorado. The older man stands on the bottom step of a marble stairway...
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    • August, 1940
    • Branding at Green's Roundup 1940

    • Two ranchers on horseback rope a calf in a corral, probably at the Green Ranch northeast of Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. A third rancher walks toward the roped calf. A Hereford cow watches from the right foreground. Tall trees stand...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Branding Scenes

    • A rancher, possibly George Green, rides a white horse and twirls a lasso in the air as he goes to rope a calf in a corral at a ranch in Gilpin County, Colorado. Another rope is already attached to the calf. A herd of Herefords stands along the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Court house lawn, Central City

    • A caisson with large spoked wheels and a case sits on the courthouse lawn in Central City, Colorado. A second caisson with large spoked wheels and a tank with a gauge is in front of it. Trees and the buildings of Eureka Street are in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1938
    • Courthouse lawn, Central City

    • Fire equipment is on the court house lawn in Central City, Colorado. The equipment includes four carts with large spoked wheels and rails. Trees and the buildings of Eureka Street are in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1938
    • Old cemetery at Nederland

    • Gravestones are in grass and weeds, Nederland, Boulder County, Colorado; picket fence and trees are in the background.
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    • August 1937
    • Courthouse lawn, Central City

    • Fire equipment sits on the lawn of the courthouse in Central City, Colorado. The apparatus in the foregroound has four spoked wheels and sideboards. Another piece of equipment with spoked wheels is behind it. A tree is in the background. Two...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [1938]
    • Nevadaville, Colorado 1900

    • The remains of the Ophir Mine stand in the foreground on Quartz Hill in a view looking toward Nevadaville, a mining town in Gilpin County, Colorado. A large wood hoist is in the right foreground. Several buildings remain standing in the town,...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • South High School Students

    • Photographs of four South Denver High School Students reading magazines from a magazine rack in the school library.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1940 March
    • Interior, Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the interior west end of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The altar sits atop two steps and is covered with a white cloth on which "IHS" is embroidered. Two vessels sit on the altar, and two diagonal candelabras and a cross...
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    • 1940?
    • Interior, Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the interior east end of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The view is down the aisle toward the entrance door of the church; pews are on either side of the aisle, and in the distance a wood double door within a pointed arch...
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    • 1940?
    • Shove Memorial Chapel, Colorado College, Colorado Springs

    • Shove Memorial Chapel, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado (built 1930 - 1931 / architect John Gray), has a square belltower with turret and a rosette window. Nevada Avenue has landscaping.
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    • [1939]
    • Teller House exterior

    • A photograph of The Teller House in Central City, Colorado, is held on a piece of pegboard over another photograph. The photograph is taken out of a window looking toward the Teller House. A goldpan, a lamp, and a mining implement are in the...
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    • 1940
    • Nevadaville old John Lyng house, spring

    • The John Lyng house, in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a dilapidated frame structure with a brick chimney, gable roof, and shed roofed extension. Door and window openings are empty or covered in corrugated metal; rock retaining wall...
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    • 1940
    • Clear Creek County Court House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Clear Creek County Court House, Georgetown, Colorado. The wood construction building, built in 1868, is seen at its original site at Fifth and Argentine Streets. Originally the Ohio Bakery, it became the court house in 1874....
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    • [between 1940 and 1950.]
    • At Apex, Colo.

    • View of main street in Apex, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows two women standing next to an automobile; a truck is parked behind them; two-story false front building with weathered lettering: "Vercreen? Club...
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    • [July 1940]
    • 3400 block of South Broadway

    • WPA (Works Progress Administration) workmen are resurfacing one side of South Broadway in Englewood, Colorado. A rope barracade runs down the middle of the street between two sets of trolley tracks; trolley wires are overhead. A trolley is in the...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Theater at Apex, Colorado

    • Apex Miner's Hall, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, features a log frame structure with a hipped roof, heavy chinking, and flag pole on roof. Building served as a recreation hall and theater. A dirt road is in front...
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    • [July 1940]
    • Rehearsal, Josephine Antoine, John Carter and cast

    • A photo of actors rehearsing a musical number is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Four women pose around an upright piano, which is played by a man weearing trousers, a patterned tie, a long- sleeved shirt, and a striped vest. The...
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    • 1940
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri" and designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado...
    • Draper, Ben.
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    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878 and described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is...
    • Draper, Ben.
    • 1940
    • American City mill

    • View of the remains of an American City mill, Gilpin County, northwest of Black Hawk, Colorado, shows the multi-structure operation on a cleared slope. The town flourished in the late 1890s and early 1900s with several mine and milling companies.
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    • 1940
    • American City

    • Exterior view of the remains of Hotel Del Monte in American City, Gilpin County, northwest of Black Hawk, Colorado, shows the log cabin built into the slope of the hill with intersecting gables and a dilapidated front deck with rail. Sign aside...
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    • 1940
    • Cossitt Hall, men's gym, Colorado College

    • View of men's gymnasium, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, (completed fall, 1914); shows portico sign: "Frederick H. Cossitt Memorial." Pikes Peak is in the background.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Southern Colorado Power Co. #80, Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of Southern Colorado Power Company's electric street railway car number 80, in Pueblo, Colorado, shows the car, not in use, parked between two others. The background view includes a brick commercial building with "Grocery Co." sign beneath its...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Southern Colorado Power Co., #90

    • View of Southern Colorado Power Company's electric street railway car number 90 in service on the outskirts of Pueblo, Colorado includes a grassy slope in the background.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Southern Colorado Power Co., #119

    • View of Southern Colorado Power Company street railway car number 119 at a busy intersection, in Pueblo, Colorado, shows the electric street railway car with "Fairmount Park" above the driver's window and a large "5" on the rooftop. The background...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Southern Colorado Power Co. #120, Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of Southern Colorado Power Company's electric street railway car number 120 in service on the outskirts of Pueblo, Colorado, includes a grassy slope in the background.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Teller House, Central City

    • The Teller House, built in 1871, is on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Located between the First National Bank block and the Opera House block, the four story Victorian building has a flat roof, rectangular windows with lintels and sills,...
    • Draper, Ben.
    • 1940
    • Street railways, Pueblo

    • View of street railway car number 80, in Pueblo, Colorado, shows the electric street railway car with "20" on its roof.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Interior Teller House

    • A large wooden case with glass panels and "Gilpin Miner" painted on it is in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. Minerals sit on the cabinet shelves. An antique telephone and a desk with two lamps on it and several chairs in front of it...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Snow scene Bear Creek, Idledale bridge.

    • Two 1910s or 1920s automobiles with chains on their tires are stopped on a snowy road by frozen Bear Creek in Idledale, Colorado. A log bridge over the creek has a sign which reads: "Idledale, Fishing, Boating, by the Day, Week, or Season,...
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    • [between 1910 and 1940?]
    • Conqueror Boarding House at North Empire

    • The Conqueror Boarding House in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, is a three-story frame building with a gable roof, dormer, covered porch, and stone foundation. Wooden steps lead up the slope; doors and windows are missing. The smaller...
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    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Examining new military aircraft

    • Men stand near a military aircraft probably near Denver, Colorado. A sign painted on the side of the airplane near the cockpit reads: "Do Not Step On Enclosure Track".
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • An Indian Foray

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men on horseback kidnap a white woman and steal livestock.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Ruth Mill Colorado Ave Idaho Springs, Colo.

    • View of the Ruth Mill in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Signs read: "The Ruth Co. Custom Mill Clear Creek District" and "Fairbanks Scale Burbanks Morse & Co. Kansas City".
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Henry Collbran home

    • View of the Henry Collbran house at 1277 Williams Street in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival-style stone house has elements of the Corinthian Order, columns, and dentils.
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • 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."
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    • [between 1933 and 1940?]

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