Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
(2551 results)



Display: 50

    • Milo A Smith House

    • Exterior photograph of the decorative molding around the gable on the Milo A Smith house located in Denver, Colorado. Built in 1890 by Milo A. Smith, an early developer of Denver subdivisions and street car lines, the residence exhibits an...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • House, Old Highlands Business District

    • Exterior photograph of a house in the Old Highlands Historic Business District, located in Denver, Colorado. The Old Highland Business District is comprised of six late 19th century commercial buildings, all that is left of a once thriving...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.); Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    •  
    • Curtis Park Historic District

    • Street view of the Curtis Park Historic District located in Denver, Colorado. The buildings in the district reflect a wide diversity of styles and levels of sophistication in their design. While some wood frame examples survive, most are...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Old Highlands Business District

    • Street view of the Old Highlands Business District, located in Denver, Colorado. The Old Highland Business District is comprised of six late 19th century commercial buildings, all that is left of a once thriving business area. Although the...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.); Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial streets.; Commercial facilities.; Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    •  
    • Curtis Park Historic District

    • Street view of the Curtis Park Historic District located in Denver, Colorado. The buildings in the district reflect a wide diversity of styles and levels of sophistication in their design. While some wood frame examples survive, most are...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Old Highlands Business District

    • Street view looking east of the Old Highlands Business District, located in Denver, Colorado. Downtown Denver can be seen in the background. The Old Highland Business District is comprised of six late 19th century commercial buildings, all that is...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.); Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial streets.; Commercial facilities.; Highland (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    •  
    • Union Station at night

    • Exterior night photograph Union Station, its train track with the main building's neon sign located in Denver, Colorado. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    •  
    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of the main staircase with red paisley carpeting in the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the...
    • Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.) Berkeley (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Oriental Theater

    • Interior photograph of a mural along the balcony of the Oriental Theater located in Denver, Colorado. The 1927 theater is important in the areas of entertainment and architecture. The neighborhood movie theater influenced the cultural and...
    • Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.) Berkeley (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Arno Apartments

    • Exterior photograph of the Arno Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. Completed in 1920, during Denver's early 20th century apartment house construction boom, this Colonial Revival style building was designed by Leo Andrew Des Jardins.
    • Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Arno Apartments

    • Exterior photograph of the corner of the Arno Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. Completed in 1920, during Denver's early 20th century apartment house construction boom, this Colonial Revival style building was designed by Leo Andrew Des...
    • Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Architectural Model of Larimer Square

    • Photograph looking down on an architectural model of Historic Larimer Square located in Denver, Colorado. The district is located where Denver's development began in 1858. The original wood buildings in the area were destroyed during the fires of...
    • Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.) Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    •  
    • Brown Palace Hotel

    • Exterior photograph of the Brown Palace Hotel located in Denver, Colorado. The Brown Palace Hotel, America's second fireproof building, was begun in 1889 and completed in 1892. Denver architect Frank E. Edbrooke designed the building for Henry C....
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.); Hotels--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Four Mile House excavation

    • Photograph of the archealogy excavation of a test trench at the Four Mile House located in Denver, Colorado. With a portion dating from 1859, Four Mile House is Denver's earliest surviving structure. The location served as the last stage stop,...
    • Four Mile Historic Park (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    •  
    • Milo A Smith House

    • Exterior photograph of the Milo A Smith house located in Denver, Colorado. Built in 1890 by Milo A. Smith, an early developer of Denver subdivisions and street car lines, the residence exhibits an interesting mix of architectural detailing,...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    •  
    • Larimer Square

    • Street view of the Historic Larimer Square in Denver, Colorado. The district is located where Denver's development began in 1858. The original wood buildings in the area were destroyed during the fires of 1863, and the surviving second generation...
    • Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.) Larimer Square Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    •  
    • Milo A Smith House

    • Exterior photograph of the Milo A Smith house located in Denver, Colorado. Built in 1890 by Milo A. Smith, an early developer of Denver subdivisions and street car lines, the residence exhibits an interesting mix of architectural detailing,...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1890
    • University of Denver, laying a cornerstone

    • Caption on back: "[handwriting illegible] corner stone of Denver University laying 1892-all day trip out & back from town."
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1890
    • Chamberlin Observatory, University of Denver, interior view

    • Interior view of Dr. Herbert A. Howe and the telescope inside the Chamberlin Observatory.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.; Observatories--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1890-1910
    • Niederhut Carriage Company

    • Photo (damaged) of the Niederhut Carriage Company building exterior with carriages, men and bicycles in front of building.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1895
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The construction of the...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910; Galleries &...
    • 1906
    • Buchtel House, from NNW

    • Historic photograph, view of Buchtel House from NNW, "note steps and door on North side of Buchtel's Office"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1907-10
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Photograph looking towards the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse with downtown Denver, Colorado in the background. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1910-1920.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1910-1920.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse original generator room

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse generator room located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The construction...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Dickinson Branch Library

    • Exterior photograph of the Dickinson Branch Library located in Denver, Colorado. The one-story Italian Renaissance style building, of stuccoed brick with a red tile hipped roof, is associated with the nationwide public library movement sponsored...
    • Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1910-1920.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver.; Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1910-1920.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1914
    • Niederhut Carriage Company Workers

    • Three men working inside the Neiderhut Carriage Company.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1916
    • Trucks from Colorado Packing and Provision Company

    • Three motorized carriages with the Colorado Packing & Provision Co. logo on side. (No. 1, 2 and 3)
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1918
    • Holy Rosary Church youth

    • Photograph of a youth group in traditional European costuming in front of the Holy Rosary Church and School located in Denver, Colorado. Located in Denver's ethnically diverse Globeville neighborhood, the church and school played an important role...
    • Holy Rosary Church (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1919
    • Dickinson Branch Library interior

    • Photograph of the interior of Dickinson Branch Library located in Denver, Colorado. The one-story Italian Renaissance style building, of stuccoed brick with a red tile hipped roof, is associated with the nationwide public library movement...
    • Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1910-1920.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver.; Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1910-1920.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1919
    • Buchtel House, view from  front

    • Historic photograph of Buchtel House from the front.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1920
    • Buchtel House, view from front

    • Historic photograph, view of front (West) size of Buchtel House "note small trees"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1920
    • Buchtel House, from SW

    • Historic photograph of Buchtel House from SW, caption "Chancellor Buchtel's Home"
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1920
    • McPhee & McGinnity Paint Factory Building, exterior

    • Faint black and white newsprint photo of exterior of McPhee & McGinnity Paint Factory building
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Business enterprises--Colorado --History--19th century.
    • 1923
    • Niederhut Carriage Company Workers

    • Group of employees and two motorized carriages in front of Niederhut Carriage Company building. Employees identified by Albert Niederhut are: John Carlson-Blacksmith's helper, Joe Thomas-Blacksmith, Niederhut Sr., Mike Madrigal-Woodworker,...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1926
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse new generator room

    • Interior photograph of the new generator room located in the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1920-1930.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Galleries...
    • 1927
    • New Terrace Historic Building Application

    • Application for National Register of Historic Places designation for the New Terrace row houses (Denver, Colo.). Includes forms, narrative, maps and photographs.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1931
    • Holy Rosary Church clergy and congregation

    • Photograph of the clergy and members of the congregation of the Holy Rosary Church and School located in Denver, Colorado. Located in Denver's ethnically diverse Globeville neighborhood, the church and school played an important role in the social...
    • Holy Rosary Church (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1936
    • Stanley Arms

    • Exterior photograph of the Stanley Arms Apartments located in Denver, Colorado. After retiring in 1938 from a distinguished career as a medical researcher at Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Florence Rena Sabin returned to Denver and established her...
    • Stanley Arms Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1937
    • University of Denver, construction of the dormitories

    • Construction of Craig hall dormitory buildings along High St.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Dormitories.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1940 October 5
    • Denver Medical Depot

    • Photograph of the exterior of the Denver Medical Depot located in Denver, Colorado. The 1942 Denver Medical Depot began operations as a U.S. Army storage and distribution center for medical equipment and supplies necessary for the war effort....
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1942
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building, after a fire, located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million yards of...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1943 January 15
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building, after a fire, located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million yards of...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1943 January 15
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1940-1950.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1940-1950.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920; Galleries &...
    • 1947
    • Line of Pepsi Trucks in front of City and County Building

    • Photograph of a line of new Pepsi Niederhut Carriage Company trucks in front of the Denver City and County Building.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • 1950
    • Romeo Block

    • Photograph from a page of "Design Guidelines for Landmark Structures and Districts" of the Romeo Block located in Denver, Colorado. The Romeo Block was a mixed use commercial block which served Denver's Highlands community in the late 19th and...
    • Old Highlands Business Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1955
    • University of Denver,  students gathered in front of Margery Reed Hall.

    • View of students (some with freshmen beanies) gathered in front of University of Denver, Margery Reed Hall building.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1955-1957
    • Holy Rosary Church altar

    • Photograph of the altar in the Holy Rosary Church located in Denver, Colorado. Located in Denver's ethnically diverse Globeville neighborhood, the church and school played an important role in the social and educational activities of the Slovenian...
    • Holy Rosary Church (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1958
    • Old State Museum, street view

    • Street view.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Museums--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1962 June
    • Molly Brown House

    • Application for National Register of Historic Places designation for the Molly Brown House (Denver, Colo.) built circa 1887. The documentation includes forms, narrative, and maps.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1967-1971

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK