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    • Public library books for blind

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book while the other stands near a record player and a talking book package that reads: "Free Sound...
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    • Public library books for blind

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book, while the other stands near a record player and talking book packages. Book shelves are near a...
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    • [1937]
    • DPL Civic Center, Children's Library

    • Interior view at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; children sit by bookshelves and a bust of Abraham Lincoln.
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    • Denver Public Library Civic Center children's department

    • Women and children sit and stand near the circulation desk and near stacks in the children's library at the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the counter reads: "Please Return Books Here."
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center children's library

    • Girls and boys read and look at stereographs with a stereopticon in the children's library at the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Book stacks, a model ship, and a display case with dolls are in the room. The end of a...
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    • [1937]
    • Order department

    • Women work at desks in the order department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and book shelves and posters that read: "Great Western Railroad" and...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
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    • Public library order department

    • Women who include Susie Campbell and Gladys Drotleff work with books in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One women removes books from a box with lettering that reads: "Kendrick-Bellamy Co....
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    • Denver Public Library order department

    • Women work at desks in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and books are on the women's desks. One woman talks on the telephone. Bookshelves are along the walls.
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    • Public library order department

    • Women who include Susie Campbell and Gladys Drotleff work with books in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One women removes books from a box with lettering that reads: "Kendrick-Bellamy Co....
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    • Public library reference dept.

    • Doris Wells, Emmy Lou Bennett, and Lorene Scott sit at a desk and stand near a card catalog in the open shelf room in the John Cotton Dana room at the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of...
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    • Denver Public Library Civic Center order department

    • Women work with books in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One women removes books from a box with lettering that reads: "Kendrick-Bellamy Co. Denver, Colo." A book truck is nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center order department

    • Women work with books in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One women removes books from a box with lettering that reads: "Kendrick-Bellamy Co. Denver, Colo." A book truck is nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center blind division

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book, while the other stands near a record player and talking book packages. Book shelves are near a...
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center blind division

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book while the other stands near a record player and a talking book package that reads: "Free Sound...
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center order department

    • Women work at desks in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and books are on the women's desks. One woman talks on the telephone. Bookshelves are along the walls.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center reference unit

    • Women work at a desk and a card catalog in the reference department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Bookshelves and a work table are in the room.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library extension department

    • Women who include Veasta Hurianek, Cora Cook, and Ethel Holdorf Germonprez work in the extension department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Boxes of catalog...
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    • [1937?]
    • Denver Public Library display

    • View of an interior display at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; photos include a Cherry Creek flood, trucks and cars, Denver buildings, and trains.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Cosmopolitan Branch

    • Interior view at the Community Vocational Center at the Cosmopolitan Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; a Black (African American) woman shows the card catalog to children. Book shelf sign reads: "Young People's Collection."
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    • [between 1933 and 1940?]
    • Van Schaack & Co. Equitable Library - Equitable Bldg

    • Interior view of the Van Schaack and Company library in the Equitable Building in Denver, Colorado; decor includes leather chairs, table lamps, book shelves, and mezzanine banisters.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1937 June 28
    • Denver Public Library bookmobile

    • A man, boy and a girl climb aboard the Denver Public Library bookmobile in Denver, Colorado; lettering reads: "Denver Public Library Book Service."
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    • Civic Center Park from State Capitol building

    • A view of Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows the City and County Building, the Denver Public Library, the Voorhies Memorial and the Greek Amphitheater. The Denver skyline and the foothills are in the background.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Denver 1930-1939

    • Aerial view of the central business district of Denver, Colorado. The wing of the Denver City and County Building curves toward the Carnegie Public Library. Plants grow from the top of the Voorhies Memorial. Shows Central Presbyterian Church,...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Civic Center improvements cleaning stone-work public library

    • Workmen clean the columns and lower portion of the Denver Public Library at Colfax and Bannock Streets in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the building reads: "Erected in the Year of our Lord Nineteen and Nine and...
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    • [between 1931 and 1935]
    • Bibliographic Center Denver Public Library

    • Men and women work in the Bibliographic Center in the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Books and stacks are nearby. A sign reads: "Please Do Not Close the C.B.I. and...
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    • Public library Bibliographic Center

    • Men and women work at tables in the Bibliographic Center in the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and stacks are nearby.
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    • Denver Public Library window display

    • View of a window display at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; sign reads: "Contributions to the Public Library of the City and County of Denver by Andrew Carnegie." Photographs of branch libraries, books, and fabric samples are...
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    • Public library readers advisors

    • Women consult a card catalog drawer at the Readers' Advisor's desk in the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A file cabinet and staircase are nearby.
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    • Denver Public Library fine arts exhibit cases

    • Interior view of the fine arts display cases in the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the cases reads; "[Magaz]ines & Documents" and "Technical Division."
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    • Public library work room

    • Women repair books at tables in the work room at the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Bookcases, a calendar, and wastebasket are nearby.
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    • Denver Public Library Western History department

    • A man reads at a table in the Western History department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Maps and large, bound books are on the table. Bookcases, filing...
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    • Denver Public Library Civic Center Building Maintenance

    • A workman holds a portion of a chair in the Building Maintenance workshop of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. He wears an apron that reads: "Hallack & Howard Lumber." A workbench, tools, wooden crates, and paint can...
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center Advisors Office

    • Women consult a card catalog drawer at the Readers' Adviser's desk in the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A file cabinet and staircase are nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center workroom

    • Women repair books in a workroom in the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Bookshelves and a wastepaper basket are in the room.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center extension department

    • Women work in the Extension Department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Piles of books are on a worktable. One woman stands near a group of drawers labeled with names of library branches that include: "Dickinson,...
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center circulation unit

    • Women stand near the circulation desk at the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A placard on the counter reads: "Registration." A card catalog and lettering that reads: "Reference Room" are nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Business Office

    • Women who include Miss Campbell sit at a desk in the Business Office of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado. One woman sits near an adding machine that reads: "Burroughs."
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    • [1937]
    • Malcolm G. Wyer

    • City Librarian Malcolm Glenn Wyer reads a book at his desk in the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A blotter, pen set, and wooden tray are on the desk. A bookcase and telephone are nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center staff room

    • Women have tea in the staff room of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Wicker furniture, a table, desk, and a window seat are in the room.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center documents room

    • Men read newspapers and work at tables in the documents room at the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Large wooden frames are on the tables. Book stacks are nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center circulation department

    • View of the circulation department at the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A card catalog, charging desk, display of new books, and a return desk are in the large room. Book stacks on the second floor are nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center building maintenance

    • A man poses near a bank of gauges in a building maintenance section of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A chair and a notice to employees that concerns the Workman's Compensation Act are nearby.
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center bibliographic center

    • Men and women work at tables in the bibliographic center at the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and card catalog cards are on the tables. Book stacks are nearby.
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    • [1937]

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