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    • Denver Orphan's Home Historic Building Application Forms

    • Record contains both the Colorado Historical Society's Historic Record Inventory Sheet and the United State's Department of Interior's National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for the Denver Orphan's Home.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Orphanages--Colorado
    • 1993
    • Daniels Park picnic shelter

    • View of a picnic shelter in Daniels Park (a Denver Mountain Park) in Douglas County, Colorado. The shelter is constructed of thick stone walls, with an open front. The metal roof is supported in the front by four thick stone pillars. There is some...
    • Denver Mountain Parks--Buildings--1980-1990.; Douglas County (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Shelters.; Denver Mountain Parks--Buildings--Pictorial works.; Parks--Colorado--Douglas County--Pictorial works.; Douglas County (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1990
    • Chautauqua Auditorium tower renovation

    • Exterior photograph of the Chautauqua Auditorium tower renovation in Chautauqua Park, located near Boulder, Colorado. The district is comprised of 12 buildings which form the oldest part of the main campus of the University of Colorado. The...
    • Chautauquas--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • 1976 June
    • Margaret Thomas

    • Margaret Thomas poses next to the bell she donated for the Arvada Methodist Church, at corner of Park and Avon Streets (Webster Street and Fifty-seventh Avenue), Arvada, Jefferson County Colorado.
    • Arvada (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bells--Colorado--Arvada--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • The "Grizzly's Last Stand"

    • Shows the Grizzly Bear statue in City Park in Denver, Colorado. The bronze statue of a grizzly bear and two cubs was sculpted by Louis Paul Jonas in 1930 and donated by J. A. McGuire.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Grizzly bears--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 5

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 December 9
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 10

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 March 23
    • Meeker flood

    • View from bluff across the White River south of Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows high water and muddy streets. Landmark buildings include the Hugus Block, the Meeker Hotel, and St. James Episcopal Church.
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1910.; White River (Colo. and Utah)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Colorow

    • Reproduction of head and shoulders portrait painting of Colorow, Native American, (White River Band) Chief of the northern Utes; he wears a hair pipe breastplate and choker.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--1890-1900.; Colorow, ca. 1810-1888.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Gove Junior High clothing drive

    • Photograph of a United National Clothing Drive at Gove Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. Much of the student body sit in the auditorium watching as numerous students add donated clothing on a large pile of items already on the stage.
    • Gove Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1945 April
    • Denver & Rio Grande Engine 5771

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Engine No. 5771 currently on display at the Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 West 44th Avenue, Golden, Colo. Between 1971-1983, this diesel engine powered the last non-Amtrak intercity passenger train in the United...
    • Colorado Railroad Museum--2000-2010.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Golden--2000-2010.; Golden (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Pictorial works.; Colorado Railroad Museum--Pictorial works.; Diesel...
    • 2009
    • The Buckingham Hook & Ladder Company at Third and Main, Longmont.

    • Twenty two members of Buckingham Hook & Ladder Company pose in a line at 3rd (Third )Avenue and Main Street, Longmont, Colorado. The men wear their new uniforms, flat fire caps, dark belted trousers and shirts decorated with breast bibs and...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Longmont--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900.]
    • Jarvis Hall, Golden

    • View of a drawing of 1870s Jarvis Hall, an Episcopalian college southeast of Golden (where Lookout Mountain School for Boys was later located) with Matthews Hall and a early Colorado School of Mines building, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado;...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Golden--1870-1880.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Class of 1897

    • Studio group portrait of members of the class of 1897 at probably Georgetown High School in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Professor D.R. Hatch has a moustache, wears a suit with a bow tie and sits with the students. The young women...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Dresses--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Teachers--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Walden, Colo. 1902

    • Reproduction shows a sketch by Merritt Houghton of Walden, North Park, Jackson County, Colorado; includes residences, businesses, the Methodist Episcopal Church and parsonage, a livery barn, the Mosman store (with letters I. O. O. F.).
    • Walden (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill, and group

    • Group portrait of frontier celebrities; (L to R) probably Eugene Overton, Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Texas Jack Omohundro, and probably Elisha Green. The men wear fringed buckskins and hats. Buffalo Bill has a hat with ostrich plumes. The...
    • Clothing & dress--1870-1880.; Cowboys--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Green, Elisha.; Hickok, Wild Bill, 1837-1876.; Omohundro, John Burwell, 1846-1880.; Overton, Eugene.
    • 1874?
    • Byers Junior High book drive for soldiers

    • Photograph of a book drive for World War II soliders at Byers Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. Two unidentified students are standing next to a large pile of donated books. Above the books is a bulletin board with the words "I gave a book...
    • Byers Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1943
    • Vest

    • A Native American (Ute) beaded vest worn by Buckskin Charley. The vest is made of buckskin which is entirely covered with multicolor beadwork in designs of stylized American flags and geometric shapes on a white background. The interior of the vest...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1930.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--1900-1930.; Vests--1900-1930.; Buckskin Charlie, Ute Chief--Associated objects.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Early Denver

    • Rooftop view of downtown Denver, Colorado. Houses and commercial buildings line the street. Signs read: "Tribune Daily & Weekly" and "Wright [...] Livery Stables."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • D. & R. G. 169

    • Side view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 169, narrow gauge 4-6-0, with tender, bell and cattle catcher, possibly in Denver railroad yards, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • Spring 1939
    • Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

    • A gazebo is in the left foreground in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. The glass conservatory in the center background came from the extensive gardens at the home of James Lick, a real estate investor, in San Francisco. The domed...
    • San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Gazebos--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.; Greenhouses--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.; Parks--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Black walnut sideboard, Healy House

    • A black walnut sideboard with mirror, an ornately carved top and handles and decorative wooden fish on the doors stands in the dining room of the Healy House State Museum on the northwest corner of Harrison Avenue and East Tenth Street in...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buffets (Furniture); Dining rooms--1880-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Healy House State Museum.
    • [between 1940 and 1941]
    • Telephone company girls give dolls to firemen for Xmas

    • Mayor Ben Stapleton (in glasses) poses with women, Fire Chief Allie Feldman, and donated dolls in Denver, Colorado. A fireplace and wreath are in the background.
    • Fire chiefs--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Telephone companies--Employees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Charity--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1940 December
    • Farming and ranching

    • Cowboys gather around a campfire at night with their grub wagon or chuck box, possibly near Sterling, Colorado. Smoke rises from their campfire; pots, kettles and an ax are scattered around them. Some of the men drink from tin cups.
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Campfires--Colorado--Sterling--1900-1910.; Cowboys--Colorado--Sterling--1900-1910.; Night--Colorado--Sterling--1900-1910.
    •  
    • D. & R. G. 169

    • Three-quarter front view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 169, narrow gauge 4-6-0, class T-12, Baldwin Works 7028, with tender, bell and cattle catcher, at Burnham Shops, Denver railroad yards, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • Spring, 1939
    • Buena Vista, from Lake House

    • Frame commercial buildings and dwellings line the dirt street in Buena Vista, Colorado; signs read: "Cottonwood Restaurant" and "Assayer's Office." A bridge crosses Cottonwood Creek in the foreground, and the Collegiate range towers in the...
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Buena Vista--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Buena Vista--1870-1880.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1879?
    • Colo. School of Mines, Golden, Gugenheim Hall

    • View of the central stepped entrance and square bell tower with gold domed cupola of 1905 Guggenheim Hall, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Jefferson County; James Murdoch architect; named by smelting magnate and U.S. Senator Simon Guggenheim, who...
    • Colorado School of Mines--Buildings--1930- 1940.; Golden (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1930-1940.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Genie Hyrup Murray

    • Genie Hyrup Murray of Basalt, Colorado, poses in the shadows with her hands on her hips. She wears a long-sleeved, button-down shirt with a bow at the neck, a long skirt, and an apron. Her hair is parted down the middle of her head and pulled to...
    • Basalt (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Murray, Genie Hyrup.
    • [1915?]
    • Headstone of Rose Mary Echo Silver Dollar Tabor

    • View of the grave marker of Rose Mary Tabor, daughter of Baby Doe and Horace Tabor, in the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Chicago (Cook County), Illinois; reads: "Rose Mary Echo Silver Dollar Tabor - 1889-1925 Rest In Peace."
    • Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Illinois--Chicago--1950-1960.; Tabor, Silver Dollar, 1889-1925.--Tomb.
    • 1957, September 22
    • 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
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Golden (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1990 July
    • Tabor Hose Team

    • H.A.W. Tabor Hose Cart Team poses on May 4, 1879, in u-shape formation on Harrison Avenue, a dirt road in Leadville, Colorado. The firemen are in uniforms with jackets, hats, gloves and belts. The cart donated by Tabor is decorated with American...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Golden (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1986 April
    • Flag pole

    • View of a U. S. flag on a pole in Crown Hill Cemetery in Arvada (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Crown Hill Cemetery (Arvada, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Arvada (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Arvada--1910-1920.; Flagpoles--Colorado--Arvada--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.
    • 1911 May 28
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Golden (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1986
    • Chautauqua Auditorium tower

    • Exterior photograph of the Chautauqua Auditorium in Chautauqua Park, located near Boulder, Colorado. The district is comprised of 12 buildings which form the oldest part of the main campus of the University of Colorado. The buildings, constructed...
    • Chautauquas--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • Undated
    • Salida, Colorado

    • A weathered engine and a caboose are on display on a short section of railroad track at a park in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Salida (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.
    • [between 1953 and 1960?]
    • Central City Opera House First Ushers 1932

    • Five men, all ushers at the Central City Opera House's first opening in 1878, pose in front of the stone opera house in Central City, Colorado. Standing, from left, are Bud Johnson and Morgan Laird, who was a member of the Central City school board...
    • Ushers--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera Houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Armfield, Harry.; Johnson, Bud.; Laird, Morgan.; Lake, Harry H. 1860-1952.
    • [1932?]
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Golden (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1990 July
    • Chautauqua Auditorium tower

    • Exterior photograph of the Chautauqua Auditorium in Chautauqua Park, located near Boulder, Colorado. The district is comprised of 12 buildings which form the oldest part of the main campus of the University of Colorado. The buildings, constructed...
    • Chautauquas--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • Undated
    • Wheeler Clock, Manitou Springs, Colo.

    • View of the upper portion of the Wheeler Clock located at the corner of Canon and Manitou Avenues, Manitou Springs, Colo. The four-sided clock tower is topped by a statue of Hygeia, daughter of Aesculapius, god of medicine. It was donated by...
    • Clocks and watches--Colorado--Manitou Springs--2000-2010.; Monuments--Colorado--Manitou Springs--2000-2010.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Clocks and watches--Colorado--Manitou Springs--Pictorial works.; Monuments--Colorado--Manitou...
    • 2002
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 42, 1909 December 4

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19091204
    • Ruins of Ft. Lupton Colo. erected 1818

    • Horses stand in a make-shift corral constructed from wood planks and the decaying ruins of the adobe walls of Fort Lupton in Weld County, Colorado. The ruins of the walls stand at various heights. Arched openings in the wall may be ovens or...
    • Fort Lupton (Colo. : Fort)--1890-1900.; Fort Lupton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ruins--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1890-1900.; Forts & fortifications--American--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1890-1900.; Barns--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1890-1900.;
    • 1890
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Golden (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1990 July
    • Chautauqua Auditorium roof renovation

    • Exterior photograph of the Chautauqua Auditorium roof renovation in Chautauqua Park, located near Boulder, Colorado. The district is comprised of 12 buildings which form the oldest part of the main campus of the University of Colorado. The...
    • Chautauquas--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • 1976 June
    • William Bent

    • Head and shoulders portrait of William Bent, founder of Bent's Fort on the Santa Fe Trail.
    • Bent, William, 1809-1869.
    • [between 1860 and 1869?]
    • John D. Rockefeller, Jr. at Mesa Verde Cliff Palace (1924)

    • Wearing a bow tie, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., far left, stands with two other men, Dr. R.W. Corwin, center, and Bert Mattison, right, in front of the Round Tower of the Cliff Palace ruins at Mesa Verde National Park. The remaining ruins of the cliff...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Spruce Tree House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--1920-1930.; Corwin, R. W.; Mattison, Bert.; Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1874-1960.
    • [1924?]
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Golden (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1980 July
    • First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center

    • Exterior photograph of the First Presbyterian Church of Golden/Foothills Art Center located in Golden, Colorado. The three buildings are associated with the development of the Courthouse Hill residential neighborhood. Constructed primarily of red...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Golden, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Golden (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Presbyterian churches.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.; Architecture--Colorado--Golden--History.
    • 1990 July
    • Chautauqua Auditorium before renovation

    • Exterior photograph of the Chautauqua Auditorium in Chautauqua Park, before renovation, located near Boulder, Colorado. The district is comprised of 12 buildings which form the oldest part of the main campus of the University of Colorado. The...
    • Chautauquas--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • 1976 June

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