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    • First Baptist Church Denver

    • View of the First Baptist Church at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Grant Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a steeple, belfry, columns, and arched windows.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Baptist churches--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Denver Public Library

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Revival style building has columns with Corinthian capitals, skylight, and frieze that reads: "Erected in the Year...
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1940-1950.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Denver Tramway, Rt.3, car #330

    • View of Denver Tramway streetcar no. 330 as it travels south on North Broadway near Colfax Avenue in the Civic Center neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Signs on the trolley car read: "3," "330" and "'Be Generous in Victory' War Chest." Shows trees in...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Billboards.; Commercial streets.; Street railroads.
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    • Work car Dinkey #711

    • View of a Denver Tramway Corporation work car, or dinkey, in Denver, Colorado. The flatbed car has a cylindrical metal tower. Brick buildings are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Arms plant const. round the clock

    • Lights illuminate the night and the frame of a construction plant in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. A crawler crane is in front of the structure in the foreground.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Defense industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Denver Public Library Bibliographic Center

    • A woman consults a card catalog in the Bibliographic Center of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Card catalogs--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Alameda yards work cars # 758 424

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation work cars 758 and 424 in the Alameda yard in Denver, Colorado. Car 758 has a crane. Buildings and a hopper are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Elyria branch

    • View of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library located on 47th Avenue and High Street in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The spanish style building was designed by architect H. J. Manning; it features a tile roof,...
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • From top of the "Wildcat"

    • View of landscaped gardens and walkways at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Denver Tramway Corp line truck # T-54 on South Pearl St 1500 blk installing trolley coach wires

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation workmen as they install trolley coach lines at 1500 South Pearl Street in the Washington Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A platform, tool chests, wires, and pipes are on the truck. Nearby signs read:...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Washington Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroad...
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    • From top of the "Wildcat"

    • View of landscaped gardens and walkways at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado; features a porte cochere and curved driveway. Also shows houses in the City Park West neighborhood.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
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    • Elyria branch

    • View of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library located on 47th Avenue and High Street in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The spanish style building was designed by architect H. J. Manning; it features a tile roof,...
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Elyria branch

    • View of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library located on 47th Avenue and High Street in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The spanish style building was designed by architect H. J. Manning; it features a tile roof,...
    • Denver Public Library. Elyria Branch--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • From top of the "Wildcat"

    • View of landscaped gardens and walkways at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado; features a porte cochere and curved driveway. Also shows houses and an industrial fuel tank in the City Park West...
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fuel tanks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped...
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    • Crash defense training program

    • Workers, wearing coveralls and goggles, gather around a workbench to watch a man soder a piece of metal at a defense plant in the City and County of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Defense industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Welding--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • D. T. C. on Arapahoe St. NE crossing 15th St.

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car number 314 on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are nearby. Signs read: "Loop Flowers" and "A B C Doll Shop."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado; shows the City Park West neighborhood and Denver skyline.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
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    • Defense crash training program

    • Two workers lean over a drill press in a shop of the Defense Crash Training Program in the City and County of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Defense industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • View across Wash. Park

    • View of a lake at Washington Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows mountains in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Washington Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • South Div. work shops of D. T. C. So. Broadway & Alaska Pl.

    • View of the Denver Tramway Corporation shops at Broadway and Alaska Place in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick building has large doors and windows.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroad facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows the porte cochere and driveway.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows the porte cochere and driveway.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Denver ordnance plant

    • Workers at the Defense Ordnance Plant in the City and County of Denver, Colorado walk toward the plant building. Some carry lunchboxes; all wear work clothes and hardhats.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Defense industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Denver ordnance

    • Bricklayers construct a defense plant in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Bricks are stacked on wood frames outside of the structure.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bricklaying--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Defense industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School students boarding a bus in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; one is a Black (African American) woman.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Afro-Americans--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped...
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    • Denver Public Library circulation department

    • Men and women sit in chairs set up in the circulation department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A privacy screen, card catalog, podium, and sign that reads:...
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; People--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Cornerstone of Yeshiva laid

    • Men pose by the cornerstone at Yeshiva Toras Chaim at 1400 Quitman Street in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men, women, and a police officer are in the background. Rabbi Mordechai Burstein, Ed Rosenbloom, Ed Grinus, Judah...
    • Yeshiva Toras Chaim (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Jewish day schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Church schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Cornerstone...
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    • Denver, Colorado

    • Pedestrians walk down and across Sixteenth (16th) Street at Champa Street in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Cars are parked along the street. Landmarks include the Daniels and Fisher Tower. Signs: "Lerner Shops," "Verne Anderson Co....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows children on a wheelchair ramp.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Wheelchair ramps--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
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    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; children and a teacher read. One boy is in a wheelchair.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; School...
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    • Kent School

    • View of Kent School for Girls at 933 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; cars are parked by the Colonial Revival style structure.
    • Kent School for Girls (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Private schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Boettcher School - Miss Eva Whisler - cafeteria

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School cafeteria in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; Eva Whisler talks to children. Another woman is behind a lunch counter.
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cafeterias--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Handicapped persons--Education--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
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    • Kent School

    • View of Kent School for Girls at 933 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a Colonial Revival style structure and snow.
    • Kent School for Girls (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Private schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • North South honored ROTC

    • View of Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadets in Denver, Colorado; the young men's uniforms include medals, sashes, swords, garrison caps, and rifles.
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cadets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • St. car # 833

    • James L. Adams, Tramway Superintendent, Governor John C. Vivian, Clarence Adams, Chair State of War Bond Committee, Roblin [?] Davis, War Loan Corporation, H. S. Robertson, Denver Tramway Corporation President, Mayor Benjamin Stapleton and Mary V....
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business people--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Governors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Military personnel--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
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    • From top of the "Wildcat"

    • View of landscaped gardens and walkways at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Poplar St. Loop on East Colfax & Poplar on S E corner

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation streetcar number 804 at the Poplar Street Loop station at Colfax Avenue and Poplar Street in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians are nearby. Signs read: "Tidbit Shoppe Candies & Grill,"...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Bookmobile

    • View of the Denver Public Library bookmobile in Denver, Colorado; boys and girls wait in line.
    • Denver Public Library--Equipment & supplies--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bookmobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • From top of the "Wildcat"

    • View of landscaped gardens and walkways at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Crawford Hill furnishings

    • Interior view at the Crawford Hill home at 969 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; decor includes a Chippendale table, marble lamps, mirrors, and a chair with brocade upholstery.
    • Hill, Crawford, 1862-1922--Homes & haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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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
    • 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

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