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    • Montana City, K[ansas]. T[erritory].

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows a marker commemorating Montana City (Denver), Colorado, founded in September 1858 as the first organized town in the Denver region. Erected by the Denver Chapter Sons of the American Revolution in 1924,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Montana City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Overland (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Historical markers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • 1940 'urban renewal', 8th Street demolition

    • Men work at a house on Eighth (8th) Street in as part of Denver's Urban Renewal program in 1940 in Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Fashion, 14th Street

    • Portrait of women on 14th (Fourteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; costume includes a fur coat. An urn/planter and barber pole are to the sides; sign reads: "Bauer Drug Co. Coca Cola," "[Auditor]ium Hotel." The Auditorium Theater is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Plant containers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Women--Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Denver urban renewal, Lincoln Park project

    • Men work to demolish a building as part of the Denver Housing Authority Lincoln Park project located between 13th Avenue and Colfax, and Mariposa and Osage Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows bricks, wood and debris. A sign on the building reads,...
    • Lincoln Park Homes (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Jitterbug?

    • Teenaged boys and girls dance in Denver, Colorado; outfits include short skirts and dungarees.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dance--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Urban renewal 16th St

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street at Tremont Place in downtown Denver, Colorado. The street is under construction in preparation for trolley buses. Signs read: "Imperial Pharmacy Drugs," "Haanstad's," and "McMeen's Candies."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Road construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Housing applicants, Lincoln Park project

    • Women and men wait in an office to apply for apartments at the Denver Housing Authority Lincoln Park project located between 13th Avenue and Colfax, and Mariposa and Osage Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lincoln Park Homes (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Housing--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Offices--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Looking down 16th Christmas

    • Men, women, and children stand on the sidewalk near 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Nearby streetlights are decorated with greenery for Christmas.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Sixteenth Street at night

    • Nighttime view of 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Streetlights are decorated with greenery and Christmas lights.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Lois Paul - Fay McKenzie

    • Group portrait of women, including Lois Paul and Fay McKenzie, in Denver, Colorado. The women wear furs and pose beside a car with a banner: "Pontiac Official Car - Meet The People - All American Hit Musical Review - City Auditorium."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; McKenzie, Fay.; Paul, Lois.
    • 1940
    • Leo Derring, Co. 16

    • Fireman Leo Derring repairs a child's toy car for charity in Denver, Colorado. Shop interior includes a drill press.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Toys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Workshops--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Derring,...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department charitable work

    • A fireman repairs a doll in Denver, Colorado; telephones and other dolls are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department charitable work

    • Fireman E. L. Babcock, Co. 2, works with toy cars in Denver, Colorado; one car has letters: "Spirit of St. Louis."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Toys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Babcock, E. L.
    • 1940
    • James Rae Arvill house

    • View of the James Rae Arvill home in Denver, Colorado; features brick corbeling, an inset porch, and a sign: "Mary-Jo Apartments," and "1055."
    • Arvill, James Rae--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Denver duplex

    • View of a residence in Denver, Colorado; it has half timbering and bay windows.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Duplexes--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Firemen's Christmas toy project

    • A fireman works on a child's table in Denver, Colorado; a drill and hammers are on the work bench.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cabinetmaking--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Carpenter shops--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Children's furniture--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1940
    • Denver residence

    • View of a residence in Denver, Colorado Snow covers the ground.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Rogers, Jennie, mansion - 1942 Market Street

    • This gouache painting shows 1942 Market Street, in Denver, Colorado. Business buildings flank the Mattie Silks and Jennie Rogers bordello, a sandstone townhouse with ornate trim. Signs read: "Buddhist Church," "Truck Terminal," and "Reuler."
    • Rogers, Jennie--Homes & haunts.; Silks, Mattie, 1845 or 6-1929--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Brothels--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Row houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Telephone Co. girls give dolls to firemen for 1940 Christmas

    • Mayor Ben Stapleton (in glasses) poses with women, Fire Chief Allie Feldman, and donated dolls in Denver, Colorado.
    • Fire chiefs--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Charity--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Hindry (J.B.) house

    • Watercolor painting shows the John B. Hindry residence, 5500 North Washington Street, in Denver, Colorado; features quoins, bay window, portico, and a cornice.
    • Hindry, John B.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Firemen's Christmas toy project

    • Fireman George R. Schaeffer works on a tricycle in Denver, Colorado; a vise and lunch box are on the work bench.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department, charitable work

    • Fireman Alvin Wilson, Co. 1, holds a doll in Denver, Colorado; shelves of doll heads are on the wall.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Charpiot's Hotel

    • Watercolor painting shows Charpiot's Hotel, residential apartments at 1540 Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado; shows a building with a cornice and sign: "Delmonico of the West;" shows a sidewalk clock, storefronts, pedestrians, and cars.
    • Charpiot Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Globeville Smelter

    • This watercolor painting shows the Globe Smelter, in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows factory buildings with monitor roofs.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department, charitable work

    • A fireman climbs on crates to get a basket from a shelf in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Baskets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Climbing--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1940
    • Tribune Building

    • This watercolor painting shows the Tribune Building at 1600 Market Street in Denver, Colorado; pedestrians walk by the corner entrance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Palace Variety Theater and Gambling Parlors

    • This watercolor painting shows Blake Street storefronts, originally the Palace Variety Theater and Gambling Parlors, in Denver, Colorado; signs in the arched windows read: "1451, 1453, Pipes, Pumps," and "Banner Machinist Tools."
    • Palace Theatre (Variety theater : Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Walker (John Brisben) Castle

    • This watercolor painting shows a three-story stone castle in Denver, Colorado with battlements, a round tower, and an arched entry. This was originally part of John Brisben Walker's Riverfront Park active in the 1870's and 1880's.
    • Walker, John Brisben, 1847-1931--Homes & haunts.; Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Riverfront Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Richthofen (Walter B. Baron von) Castle

    • This watercolor painting shows Richthofen Castle at 7020 East 12th (Twelfth) Avenue in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Von Richthofen, Walter, Baron, 1848-1898--Homes & haunts.; Richthofen Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Civic Center, Christmas view

    • The Denver City and County Building is decorated for Christmas, Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Merry Christmas Happy New Year 1940."
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Woodbury (Roger Williams) mansion

    • This watercolor and graphite painting shows the Roger Williams Woodbury house at West 25th (Twenty-fifth) Avenue and Alcott Street in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne style house has a covered porch, tower,...
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Fisher house - survivors of yesteryear

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the William Garrett Fisher house at 1600 Logan Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The neoclassical style building has columns and a semi-circular portico.
    • Fisher, William Garrett, 1844-1897--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • The Navarre

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Navarre Cafe at 1727 Tremont Street in, Denver, Colorado; features a canopy entry and widow's walks.
    • Navarre Cafe (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Lindell Hotel - survivor of yesteryear

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows a rooming house, formerly the West Lindell Hotel, at 11th (Eleventh) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado; features a rooftop observatory.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Elsner office

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the John Elsner office building at 1321 Curtis Street in, Denver, Colorado; features an arched portico and cornice.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Office buildings--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Elsner, John, d. 1922--Homes & haunts.
    • 1940
    • Camp Weld

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows a Camp Weld cottage at West Eighth (8th) Avenue and Vallejo Street, in Denver, Colorado. This was the home base of the First Regiment of the Colorado Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Heating plant building at Denver General Hospital

    • View of the heating plant building at Denver General Hospital at West 6th (Sixth) Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a cement mixer and a hole in the footing of the building.
    • Denver General Hospital--Facilities--1940-1950.; Heating plants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Concrete mixers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Industrial...
    • 1940
    • Denver, storm

    • View of storm clouds over an open field with buildings and trees in the distance in Denver, Colorado. A sign reads, "Louis F. Bartels."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clouds--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Christmas 1940

    • A young woman smiles at two girls who hold toys in front of a Christmas tree at the 24th (Twenty-fourth) Street Nursery School at 2025 Lawrence Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One girl holds a doll in a chair, another...
    • 24th Street Nursery School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas trees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Eugene Field alley

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the alley between 15th (Fifteenth), 16th (Sixteenth), Lawrence and Arapahoe Streets in Denver, Colorado. Flanked by stone office buildings and storefronts, this was also called "Newspaper Alley."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Alleys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • The Emanuel Memorial

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Congregation Shearith Israel (Emmanuel Chapel) at 10th (Tenth) and Lawrence Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The ashlar stone building has buttresses and a round window....
    • Pogzeba, Wolfgang, 1936---Homes & haunts.; Congregation Shearith Israel (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Artists' studios--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Civic Center, Christmas views

    • The Denver City and County Building is decorated for Christmas, Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Merry Christmas Happy New Year 1940."
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Nicholson Memorial Building, Denver General Hospital

    • View of the five-story Nicholson Memorial Building of Denver General Hospital at West 6th (Sixth) Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A construction platform on pulleys hangs from the side of the...
    • Denver General Hospital--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Dailey mansion

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the John L. Dailey house at 4th (Fourth) and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick house has a covered porch, rusticated stone base, and a balcony.
    • Dailey, John L.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Demonstration

    • A firefighter sprays fire retardant at flames in Denver, Colorado; people are behind the smoke.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Hallack (Mrs. Kate) home

    • Watercolor and gouache painting shows the Kate Hallack residence at 17th (Seventeenth) and Sherman Streets, in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Built by Erastus F. Hallack the brick home has a covered porch and arches.
    • Hallack, Erastus F.--Homes & haunts.; Hallack, Kate--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Demonstration

    • A fireman sprays fire retardant at flames in Denver, Colorado. People watch by a truck; one man wears Dehner boots and a Mountie hat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Spanish patio - Denver residence (may be Evans house)

    • View of a covered patio in Denver, Colorado. Coffered ceilings, wrought iron lamps, couches, chairs, potted plants, and a tile floor comprise the decor. An open plaza is to the side.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Patios--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Clark, Rufus "Potato" home

    • Watercolor and gouache painting shows the Rufus A. Clark house at 1395 South Cherokee in the Overland Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a cornice and a widow's walk.
    • Clark, Rufus A.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Overland (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Cleveland Place

    • Workmen finish work on Cleveland Place in downtown Denver, Colorado. Trucks with an engine and construction debris are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "[G]ates Factory Store," "Mobil Gas," "Uptown Motor Co. Chrysler Plymouth," and "Marble Hall...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Road construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 April

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