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  • All fields: Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Post Office fire

    • Firefighters extinguish a fire near the Post Office building on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Spectators and a fire truck are in the street. Signs on nearby buildings read: "For Rent Will Divide to Suit Call Owner," "Mayer...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • April 1941
    • 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...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Fire Department 12th St. and Curtis

    • Members of the Denver Fire Department put out a fire at 12th (Twelfth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A sign on the building reads: "Colorado Wood Bo[?]."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 June 25
    • Gates' fire

    • Denver firefighters use a hose to put out a fire at the Gates Rubber Company factory in Denver, Colorado. A ladder is nearby.
    • Gates Rubber Company--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber...
    • 1940 June 16
    • Gates' fire

    • Employees of the Gates Rubber Company stand near railroad tracks during a fire at the factory in Denver, Colorado. Smoke billows out from the building.
    • Gates Rubber Company--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smoke--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 June 16
    • Gates' fire

    • View of the Gates Rubber Company factory during a fire in Denver, Colorado. Smoke billows up from the four-story brick building.
    • Gates Rubber Company--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smoke--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 June 16
    • Colorado Wood Products Company and 1200 block Curtis

    • Firemen fight a fire at the Colorado Wood Products Company at the 1200 block of Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado. Smoke rises from the building.
    • Colorado Wood Products Company (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 January
    • Colorado Wood Products Company and 1200 block Curtis

    • Firemen fight a fire at the Colorado Wood Products Company at the 1200 block of Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado. Smoke rises from the building, and people crowd the street. A sign reads: "Colorado Wood Box Co."
    • Colorado Wood Products Company (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 January 25
    • Colorado Wood Products Company and 1200 block Curtis

    • Firemen fight a fire at the Colorado Wood Products Company at the 1200 block of Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado. Smoke rises from the building. Parking lots are in the background.
    • Colorado Wood Products Company (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 January 25
    • Gates fire

    • Firemen stand by hoses and a ladder truck at a Gates Rubber Company factory fire in Denver, Colorado.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber...
    • [1940 June 16?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • Firemen at work

    • Firemen climb ladders on the side of a brick building in Denver, Colorado; smoke and boxes come out of a window, and crates are in a pile on the ground. A dome and wrought iron gate are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Colorado Brass Foundry Company

    • People watch a fire at night at the Colorado Brass Foundry Company at 941 Santa Fe Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A fire truck is in the background.
    • Colorado Brass Foundry Company (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Foundries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 March

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