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    • Trinity Methodist Church

    • Architectural drawing of window details for Trinity Methodist Church at Broadway and 18th (Eighteeenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Methodist churches--1880-1890.; Trinity Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1887 August 3
    • Columbian Hotel, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Interior details of the bar in the Columbian Hotel (1879), Trinidad, Colorado, include carved and lathe turned wood covering the front of the bar and cornices over the mirror in back. The coffered ceiling has hammered tin insets with painted scenes...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bars--Colorado--Trinidad--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Trinidad--1880-1900.; Interiors.; Columbian Hotel (Trinidad, Colo.)
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Trinidad, Colo

    • Panoramic view of Trinidad, Colorado, looking east. This image shows clear detail of the entire town, with trestle bridges, dwellings and commercial buildings. Prospect Point, Simpson's Rest, and surrounding low hills are in the background.
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Josephine Spalding Poems

    • Two poems written by East High School student Josephine Spalding. Spalding was a Cellist with Denver Civic Symphony Orchestra who wrote and published poetry at the age of 13. Spalding died at the age of 16 while attending East High.
    • Spalding, Josephine, 1910-1926--Archives.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1913
    • Tejon St. in the business section of Colorado Springs

    • View of Tejon Street in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows pedestrians, brick and stone office buildings with storefronts, arches, and canvas awnings.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Moqui women grinding corn

    • Interior view of Native American (Hopi) women grinding corn in a wooden trough with a stone insert (metate). Shows pottery.
    • Hopi Indians--Women--Arizona--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Domestic life--Arizona--1880-1900.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1880-1900.; Grinding--Arizona--1880-1900.; Home food...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Marion Street Parkway

    • View of Marion Street Parkway, in Denver, Colorado; shows a bridge over the City Ditch.
    • City Ditch (Arapahoe County and Denver County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marion Street Parkway (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Irrigation--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Fashion plates

    • Women pose in outfits that include mink, fox, ermine, lynx, and ocelot fur coats, high heeled shoes, and marcel hair styles. Mickie Mackie (Shirly Copping) or Linay (?) Mackey is one of the group.
    • Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Died toward Ransk guard in uniform

    • Orville J. Turley, escapee from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, lays dead in the snow. Convicted for the 1915 murder of Emma G. Wise in Denver, this was how his second escape attempt ended. Men in Fedoras and trenchcoats and guards...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.
    • 1947
    • Members of the Denver Woman's Christian Temperance Union

    • Denver Woman's Christian Temperance Union members pose in Denver, Colorado; outfits include fur collars, hats, and purses. Women include Adrianna Hungerford and Eleanor M. Skaggs.
    • Women's Christian Temperance Union of Denver--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Temperance--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hungerford, Adrianna.; Skaggs, Eleanor M.
    • 1927, October 25
    • Denver Red Light district "Blue Row"

    • A man looks at a brick wall in Denver, Colorado, with gauge arch windows and bricked in door openings, purported to be "Blue Row," an early prostitution section of the city.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1944 August 1
    • Market Street

    • View of Market Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows automobile traffic, trucks, warehouse buildings, a man with a crate, and advertising signs: "Seattle Fish Co.," "Sunkist," "Amato & Sons," and "Katz Fruit Co." Silhouettes of men are on a clothes...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [1938?]
    • Mead (Mgr. May Co.) buyer now Montview & Ash - 4151 Montview

    • View of the William I. Mead residence at 4151 Montview Boulevard and Ash Street in the North Park Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; the house has gables and awnings. The yard was designed by Saco R. DeBoer.
    • Mead, William I.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; North Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; DeBoer, S. R.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Speer Boulevard and Cherry Creek Drive looking east from Broadway Bridge

    • View of retaining walls, landscaping, and Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado. Business sign reads: "Western Columbia Laundry." A merchant's wagon is by the dry cleaning plant.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Erosion protection works--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Retaining walls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Polite tea

    • Women drink from tea or coffee cups in a living room with a fireplace and paintings in Denver, Colorado. One woman sits at a tea cart, another offers a plate of cookies.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Living rooms--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Tea parties--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Woodbury Branch

    • Gary Patterson (left) and Dick Adams pose by the Woodbury Branch Library in Denver, Colorado with a bicycle, dog, and books. Houses of the West Highland neighborhood are in the background.
    • Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • Poncha Springs and Pass

    • View of Poncha Springs, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows canvas tents and the Poncha Springs Hotel and hot springs with the Arkansas River valley and the Sawatch Range in the background.
    • Poncha Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Arrival of eastern train, at Oakland wharf, San Francisco Bay

    • A Central Pacific Railroad locomotive vents steam at the wharf in Oakland (Alameda County), California. Men pose on tracks by the engine, which has a diamond stack, lantern, and cow catcher.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Oakland (Calif.)--1860-1890.; Piers & wharves--California--Oakland--1860-1890.; Railroad facilities--California--Oakland--1860-1890.; Railroad locomotives--California--Oakland--1860-1890.;...
    • [between 1860 and 1885?]
    • Terrible Mine, Custer Co, taken in 1900

    • View of mill buildings and smoke stacks at the Terrible Mine, at Ilse (Custer County), Colorado. Men stand by a privy.
    • Ilse (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Terrible Mine (Custer County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Lead mining--Colorado--Custer County--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Custer County--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Mathew "Bones" Hooks

    • Mathew "Bones" Hooks (a Black man) walks on Polk Street, in Amarillo (Potter County) Texas. Cars are parked by businesses.
    • Hooks, Mathew Bones, 1867-1950.; African Americans--Texas--Amarillo--1930-1940.; Amarillo (Tex.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Texas--Amarillo--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Denver, Laramie & Northwestern

    • Men pose on a Denver, Laramie and Northwestern railroad construction crane in (probably) Colorado.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver, Laramie, and Northwestern Railroad Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1909?]
    • Kansas Pacific Depot

    • View of Kansas Pacific Depot in Denver, Colorado; boxcars and houses are in the background.
    • Kansas Pacific Railway Company--Buildings--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1872 February 29
    • Kitchen Cabinet Sympathy Orchestra of the Montview Church of Denver

    • Women pose in the Montview Church in Denver Colorado and hold household implements including funnels, a floor sweeper, washtubs, a tea pot, and tongs. Costume includes uniforms, a Scottish kilt, and blackface. A stained glass window depicts Jesus...
    • Kitchen Cabinet Sympathy Orchestra--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Equipment--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Music ensembles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Book line Children's Department Dickinson Branch Library

    • Interior view of the Dickinson Branch of the Denver Public Library in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows children at a librarian's counter. Dudley S. Carpenter murals fill groin vaults.
    • Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • C. C. Hamlin of Mine Owner's Association addressing crowd

    • People crowd Fourth and Victor Avenues and a vacant lot in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a Western Federation of Miners labor strike, by houses and mining processing sheds. Clarence C. Hamlin, of the Mine Owner's Association, provoked a...
    • Audiences--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Public speaking--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.;...
    • June 6, 1904
    • Woodbury

    • View of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a tile roof, arched windows, and carved stone entablature. Landscaping includes hedges, flowerbeds, and lawn.
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1951 June 22
    • Department Dickinson Branch Library

    • Interior view of the Dickinson Branch of the Denver Public Library in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a librarian's counter, Dudley S. Carpenter murals, groin vaults, tables, chairs, and book shelves.
    • Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Murals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • Luby Home Minturn, Colo

    • This one-story frame residence in Minturn, Eagle County, Colorado, has a covered porch, shingle imbrication, bargeboard, bay windows, and a brick chimney. A man, woman, and child pose on the stoop; wood fence encloses the snowy yard. Mountains are...
    • Minturn (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Children--Colorado--Minturn--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Minturn--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • City Hall, Central City, Colo. Herndon Davis sketches

    • Reproduction of Herndon Davis watercolor; shows Eureka Street buildings, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, with belltower and signs: "City Hall," and "Williams Stables."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Brick yard and workers

    • View of a brick manufacturer's in Denver, Colorado; shows men by stacked bricks. A crane is in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Brick industry--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Bricks--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Interior of Woodbury Library

    • Interior view of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; decor includes an open-beamed ceiling, arched windows; a palm, bookshelves, tables, chairs, and and framed Renaissance prints.
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1918
    • First electric storage battery car in America ran in Twin Falls, Idaho

    • A Twin Falls Railway Company battery powered electric railroad car sits on a flatcar in Twin Falls (Twin Falls County). Men including R. R. Spafford and Mr. Gettert pose by the coach: letters read: "Shoshone Falls," and "101 Baggage & Express."
    • Twin Falls Railway Company--1910-1920.; Twin Falls (Idaho)--1910-1920.; Electric railroads--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.
    • 1913 April 29
    • Mathew "Bones" Hooks

    • Mathew "Bones" Hooks, a Black man, holds papers in his lap. A telephone and map of Texas are by a roll top desk.
    • Hooks, Mathew Bones, 1867-1950.; African Americans--1930-1950.; Interiors--1930-1950.; Offices--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Exhibition at Central City, Colo. double-hand hard rock drilling

    • Miners in Central City, Colorado, are: "A. Frank Eccker" (swinging sledgehammer) and "E. J. Eccker" (turning drill). Men and boys watch the demonstration of mining techniques; brick buildings and timber retaining walls are in the background.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Contests--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Eccker, A. Frank.; Eccker, E. J.
    • July 6, 1946
    • On scenic electric car tracks, back of school and court house

    • Men pose by a Twin Falls Railway Company flatcar in Twin Falls (Twin Falls County), Idaho. A man sits on a horse; the Twin Falls courthouse and high school are in snow covered fields.
    • Twin Falls Railway Company--1910-1920.; Twin Falls (Idaho)--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.; Electric railroads--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.; Schools--Idaho--Twin...
    • 1912
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • Men pose in a mine after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. Some of the miners wear helmets with lamps; one carries a lunch pail.
    • Broomfield County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monarch Mine (Broomfield County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Broomfield...
    • 1936 January 20
    • Variety store, Salida, Colorado

    • Interior of store in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, displays: cosmetics cases, dolls, photographs, paperback books, perambulators, toy furniture, and a sled. A parlour stove is against the back interior wall; potted plants top shelves.
    • Salida (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.; Merchandise displays--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.; Variety stores--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The old Taney House, Denver's pioneer hotel at 1423 Market Street

    • View of the abandoned Taney House, a hotel at 1423 Market Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick building with a balcony. A horse drawn buggy and delivery truck are in the street; signs read: "For Sale H.J. Bourk 1544 Market St."
    • Taney House (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1915 December 7
    • John E. Tappan

    • Studio portrait of First Lieutenant John E. Tappan, a Colorado Volunteer, Second Cavalry Regiment; he wears a top coat and holds a stovepipe hat.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Denver High School Cadets

    • Group portrait of uniformed East Denver High School (East Side High School) cadets and canvas tents in City Park, Denver, Colorado; they hold swords and rifles.
    • East Denver High School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1880-1890.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cadets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Camps--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1888 June 1
    • Stone - hung May 1866, Denver, C.T.

    • Henry Stone poses in leg irons. This member of the 13th (Thirteenth) Missouri Cavalry confessed to the murder of two men. Over 3000 people attended his execution in Denver, Colorado Territory, on May 24, 1866.
    • Criminals--1860-1870.; Men--1860-1870.; Prisoners--1860-1870.; Shackles--1860-1870.; Stone, Henry, 1843-1866.
    • [1866?]
    • Watching the rescuers bring up the dead at the mouth of the mine

    • Men, women and children stand by mill sheds after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. A stone building is near the crowd.
    • Broomfield County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monarch Mine (Broomfield County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Broomfield...
    • 1936 January 20
    • Ugliness soon will vanish

    • View of abandoned houses on Ninth Street in Denver, Colorado (Lincoln Park Neighborhood); shows dilapidated frame residences and trees.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1938 November 13
    • Scene in the La Plata mining district

    • View of mine or mill sheds, smokestacks, ore car tracks, and snow capped mountains in La Plata County Colorado.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mills--Colorado--La Plata County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • New exhibition hall at Grand Junction fair grounds

    • View of wagons and horses in harness by an exhibition hall at the Grand Junction (Mesa County), Colorado fair grounds.
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1900.; Horses--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Clayton College

    • Edwin Gustafson and Walter Horkaus fold sheets or cloth near a commercial mangle at Clayton College in Denver, Colorado. A man and woman are nearby.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Laundries (Rooms & spaces)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Orphanages--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Orphans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1911 and 1920?]
    • Interior of Woodbury Library

    • Interior view of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men and women read by bookshelves, and a boy stands at a table with cookies, plates, and a flower arrangement. Poster board...
    • Woodbury, Roger Williams, 1841-1903--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Events--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940?
    • Oldest radio fan

    • Katherine Steiger smiles and wears headphones; the elderly woman wears a polka-dot dress with a lace collar, glasses, and holds a newspaper: "The Enquirer - Radio Section." A radio receiver is on a table; lettering between dials reads: "Crosley...
    • Aged persons--1920-1930.; Interiors.; Radios--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Steiger, Katherine.
    • Wolfe Hall

    • View of Wolfe Hall on Clarkson Street between 13th (Thirteenth) and 14th (Fourteenth) Avenues in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The four-story rusticated stone building has towers with conical roofs, arched windows, and a carved...
    • Wolfe Hall (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Church schools--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • Grand Junction - New Castle Stage

    • View of men and a stage coach in Grand Junction (Mesa County), Colorado; the Brunswick Hotel is a brick building with storefronts and a mansard roof.
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.; Transportation--Colorado--Grand...
    • 1889


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