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  • All fields: Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.
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    • 17th St. on top of Brown Palace

    • Women pose on the roof of the Brown Palace Hotel, in Denver, Colorado. They wear outfits that include leopard skin, fur, feathers, fancy hats, a plaid cape, gloves, taffeta, and high heels. 17th (Seventeenth) Street and downtown commercial...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • 17th St., "New Albany"

    • Cars drive on and line 17th (Seventeenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Albany Hotel and annex. Signs read: "Clarke. Soda. Drug."
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    • [between 1948 and 1955?]
    • [First] 1st & Broadway off-street parking

    • Rooftop view of Broadway at 1st (First) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and streetcars are on the street. Signs on buildings read: "[W]illiams Stores Stetson Hat," "Walco's Sport Spot," "Prescriptions," "Taylors," "Bernard's Proven Better...
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    • 1948 September 9
    • "Canon City" publicity shot

    • Film star Scott Brady poses in handcuffs, with a man and several women dressed in prison uniforms and caps, near a United Air Lines airplane in (probably) Denver, Colorado. The women wear sashes that read: "Welcome Scott Brady, Star of "Canon...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1948?]
    • "Gus" Quinn

    • Louis Paul "Gus" Quinn, pilot and educator, poses by an airplane at Federal Heights Airport in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1945 and 1950?]
    • A partial view of the Gates Plant

    • Rendering of the Gates Rubber Plant in Denver, Colorado; sign reads: "The Gates Rubber Co.," a water tower tops factory buildings, and Front Range mountains are in the background.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Acoma Street side between 14th & 13th

    • View of O'Meara Ford automobile dealership at Broadway and 13th (Thirteenth) Street in the Golden Triangle neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Signs on the building read: "Ford O'Meara Motor Co." and "Ford Service."
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows Sloan's Lake, neighborhoods, downtown, and Long's Peak.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows Sloan's Lake, neighborhoods, and downtown.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of downtown Denver, Colorado; shows downtown, Capitol Hill, and the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad yard.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows downtown, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad yards, and suburbs.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial photograph of Denver, Colorado. Shows the Colorado State Capitol building, Denver City and County Building, Carnegie Library, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Daniels and Fisher Tower, Mountain States Telephone Building, Central...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Aerial view of Denver, industrial area

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows the South Platte River, industrial buildings, and the Denver Stockyards.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Aerial view of Denver's railyards

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad switch yard, Union Station, the Longmont Farmers Milling and Elevator Company (flour mill), and the South Platte River.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Airedale Building

    • View of the Airedale Building at 1217 20th (Twentieth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The three-story brick building has bay windows and lettering that reads: "Airedale 1919." Signs read: "Dancing Floor Show," "Jones Oriental Club," "Hafey...
    • Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Airport hangar construction

    • View of a partially constructed hangar at Denver Municipal Airport (Stapleton International Airport) in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work on the top of the building. Scaffolding and construction supplies are nearby.
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    • [between 1940 and 1941?]
    • 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.
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    • Ancient Roman influence seen thru parklike grounds

    • View of a staircase and stone wall at the John Evans II house at Alameda Avenue and Race Street in the Washington Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Bushes and trees grow nearby.
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    • 1949
    • Anita Alire and some friends pose in front of a gas station

    • Anita Apodaca Alire, in a long coat, poses with three men in front of a service station probably in Denver, Colorado. A sign on the building reads: "Joe Service Pat." Two of the men wear service station uniforms. The woman rests her hand on a...
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    • [1949?]
    • Anita Apodaca Alire and friend

    • Anita Apodaca Alire, in a long coat, poses with a gas station attendant as she puts gas into an automobile. The license plate on the car reads: "1-44792 5 Colorado 49."
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    • [1949?]
    • Annie Dickenson Brown Morris residence

    • View of the Annie Dickenson Brown Morris house at 410 Marion Street in the Country Club neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story house has a hip roof, chimney, and covered porch. Snow covers the ground.
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    • [1941 February 1]
    • Arapahoe St. between 15th & 16th

    • Firemen and spectators stand on Arapahoe Street after a fire at the Post Office building in Denver, Colorado. Fire trucks and hoses are also in the street. Signs on nearby buildings read: "Established 1889 Hoeckels Office Supplies Lithographing...
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    • 1941
    • Armed forces service centers

    • African American soldiers in uniform and women laugh as they stand near, or sit on, a piano at a W.P.A. armed forces center in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses, one has on strap heeled shoes.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • 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.
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    • Auditorium Hotel

    • View of the Auditorium Hotel at 1406 Stout Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows a five-story Italianate style building with two wings. Signs read: "Denver Motor Hotel. Day-Nite Parking," "1410," and "Bauer Drug." Automobiles are parked in the...
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    • [between 1940 and 1948?]
    • Automobile near Detroit Pharmacy

    • View of an automobile covered with snow parked near the Detroit Pharmacy on 3rd (Third) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the building read: "Cut-Rate Drugs Prescriptions," "Coca-Cola," and "Liquors."
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • B. K. Sweeney Incorporated

    • Rooftop view of the B. K. Sweeney Incorporated manufacturing plant in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are parked near the one-story brick building.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • B.M.H. (Jewish Synagogue) School Denver

    • View of a B.M.H. Congregation school in Denver, Colorado; it has Moderne styling, glass brick, and a menorah plaque.
    • Fisher, Theodore.
    • 1941 July 22
    • Backyard of Davis' house

    • View of the Herndon Davis house at 3600 South Ogden Street in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The stucco house has a pitched roof and chimney. Snow covers the ground.
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    • [between 1944 and 1950?]
    • Baker Jr. High play festival

    • Group portrait of teenaged girl students of Baker Junior High School in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; outfits include drum majorette hats and batons. The young women are identified as: "Pallero, Esterling, Calloway, and Simmons."
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    • 1940 March 1
    • Bancroft (Dr. Frederick J.) farm

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Frederick J. Bancroft farmhouse at Hart's Corner, Sheridan Boulevard and Morrison Road in Denver, Colorado; features a white picket fence.
    • Davis, Herndon Richard, 1901-1962.
    • 1941
    • Bar patrons

    • A man and woman smoke cigarettes and stand at a bar with beers, in (probably) Denver, Colorado.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1945 and 1955?]
    • Barclay Block (18th & Larimer)

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Barclay Block at 1751 Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado; features storefronts and a cornice.
    • Davis, Herndon Richard, 1901-1962.
    • 1941
    • Baseball South High - Mr. Bosselman

    • Group portrait of the South High School baseball team in Denver, Colorado; teenaged boys pose in uniforms with bats, gloves, and baseball caps. Their jerseys read: "Wildcats." People sit in the bleachers.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • 1948 June 6
    • Bass Groceries

    • Interior view of Bass Groceries, in (probably) Denver, Colorado; a man talks on the phone. Merchandise includes "Manishewitz Matzos," "Horowitz Margareten Matzoh Ferfel Kosher for Passover," and "Streit's Egg Noodles." A delicatessen refrigerator...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • 1946 December 10
    • Bass Groceries

    • Interior view of Bass Groceries, in (probably) Denver, Colorado; merchandise includes "Town Talk Bread," "Irresistible Carlson's Ice Cream," and "Matzos." An oversized ice cream cone is by a frozen foods case.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • 1946 December 10
    • Baur's downtown Denver

    • View of Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado; pedestrians include men in uniform, women, and children. Cars are at the curb; neon signs read: "Baur's Restaurant," "The Sota Zar Denver's Soda Bar," "Hotel Regent," "Chop Suey," and "Rialto Theater." A...
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    • 1943 August
    • Benedictine nun

    • An unidentified Benedictine nun poses outside of probably St. Cajetan's Catholic Church in the Auraria Neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. She wears a white coif and wimple and a black veil and tunic. A teenage girl is nearby.
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    • 1949
    • Billboard for Boggio's Rotisserie

    • View of a billboard located in Denver, Colorado. The billboard has a frame is in an Art-Deco style. A plaque on the molding at the bottom of the sign reads: "General Outdoor Adv. Co." The sign shows a portrait of a man, he has his hair combed back...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Billboard for Folger's Coffee

    • View of a billboard located in Denver, Colorado. The billboard has a frame that consists of two oversized newel posts with newel caps, and a cornice across the top. the bottom of the sign has a narrow skirt with vertical uprights and a small plaque...
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    • 1942?
    • Boats on Sloans Lake

    • A man prepares to start the engine of a "Speed Liner" motorboat on Sloans Lake in Denver, Colorado. Groups of people are in paddleboats; sailboats are anchored in a harbor area. A jetty extends into the water.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Bob Huff reads in the Denver Public Library Western History department

    • Bob Huff reads a Beadle's Half Dime Library dime novel titled "Fancy Frank of Colorado" in the Western History department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An...
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    • 1947 February 23
    • Bobby and Gloria Herrera

    • Toddlers Bobby and Gloria Herrera pose in bathing suits on their front porch at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They stand on a woven rug with American Indian designs.
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    • [1947]
    • Bobby Herrera

    • Bobby Herrera, poses on a pony in front of a house at 10th (Tenth) and Lawrence Streets in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Bobby is dressed as a cowboy, he wears a western hat and a leather vest and chaps decorated with metal conchos....
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    • 1948
    • Boettcher residence detail

    • Interior view of the Charles Boettcher II residence, in Denver, Colorado; decor includes open beamed ceilings, a hanging lamp, curtains, furniture, and a chess set.
    • Sealy, Orin A.
    • 1948
    • Boettcher residence detail

    • Interior view of the Charles Boettcher II residence, in Denver, Colorado; decor includes open beamed ceilings, wrought iron ornaments, and curtains and valances.
    • Sealy, Orin A.
    • 1948

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