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  • All fields: Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Denver, theaters, America

    • View of a publicity stunt for opening of motion picture at America Theatre, 16th and Curtis Streets, Denver, Colorado; marquee reads "The Still Alarm - a Thrilling Melodrama;" crowd of people watch firemen and firetrucks. Signs read: "Greater...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • 16th St

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and pedestrians are on the street and sidewalks. The America Theatre on Curtis Street and the Daniels and Fisher Department Store on Arapahoe Street are nearby. Prominent signs read:...
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    • [between 1920 and 1925]
    • Paramount Theater

    • Interior view of a theater box in the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell in Denver, Colorado. Decorative trim and light fixtures are on the wall.
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Publicity stunt for film

    • Members of the Denver Fire Department participate in a publicity stunt as they climb on a ladder and stand on the roof of the America Theater at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Another ladder truck and spectators...
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    • [1926]
    • Curtis Street at dusk - early 1900's, known as "Theater Row"

    • A view down Curtis Street, referred to as "Theater Row" or "Great White Way", in Denver, Colorado. It was known as the best lit street in the world and featured a string of popular movie palaces. Some of the theaters include the "State," the...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1927 and 1930]
    • Denver Theater

    • Night view of the 16th street entrance of the Denver Theater at 510 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; shows electric signs and the marquee: "Joan Crawford in Modern Maidens," and "Ted Hack in Say It With Music." Banner reads: "Cuba -...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1929 September 6
    • Aladdin theater, Denver

    • View of the Aladdin Theatre (with Moorish arches and onion dome) at 2010 Colfax Street, in Denver, Colorado; also shows streetlamps and cars. Marquee reads: "Monte Blue - Wolf's Clothing."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1927]
    • Aladdin theater, Denver

    • Interior view of the Aladdin theater in Denver, Colorado; shows a pipe organ console, the stage, curtains, Moorish arches, gazebos, plants, and cut pine trees.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Princess Theater

    • View of the Princess Theater at 1620 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. A display that includes small logs grouped together to form large logs is near the ornate entryway. Signs read: "Wallace Reid" and "'The Valley of the Giants.'"
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1919]
    • Stairway from mezzanine

    • Interior view of the Denver Theater lobby in Denver, Colorado; shows stairs, carpet, brocade drapes, and a crystal chandelier.
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    • 1927 November 18
    • Paramount Theater

    • Interior view of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at Sixteenth (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. A balcony is in the distance. Ornate light fixtures are on the ceiling.
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Denver theatres, America

    • View of the America Theater and Scholtz Mutual Drug Co. at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets in Denver, Colorado; marquee advertises Douglas Fairbanks in "The Mollycoddle" motion picture (released June, 1920). Signs read: Barber Studio...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1920?]
    • Paramount Theater

    • Interior view of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. The wall decorations depict men and women as they sit under trees. Decorative light fixtures are on the walls.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Paramount Theater Denver Colorado

    • Interior view of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. The walls are decorated with ornate murals that depict men and women under trees. Decorative light fixtures and trim...
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Paramount Theater

    • Interior view of a large staircase in the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. The banisters and walls have ornate decorative trim.
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Denver Theatre

    • View of the Denver Theater building under construction at 1545 Glenarm Place in Denver, Colorado; shows parked automobiles, scaffolding and construction materials. The Kittredge Building is in the distance.
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    • [1926?]
    • Paramount Theatre Denver, Colorado

    • Interior view of the seats, balcony, and walls of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. Murals on the walls depict men and women who sit and stand underneath trees....
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Paramount Theater

    • Interior view of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell in Denver, Colorado. A chandelier hangs from the ceiling. The walls have decorative trim.
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Egyptian Theater

    • View of the Egyptian Theater at 2644 West 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue in the Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick building is painted with Egyptian figures and has a sign that reads: "The White Sister" and "With Lillian...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1923]
    • New Denver Theatre

    • View of the Denver Theater, at 1545 Glenarm Place in Denver, Colorado; shows Glenarm Place, parked automobiles, and "The Powers Behen Co." building at 510 16th (Sixteenth) Street. The marquee reads: "Pride of the Rockies."
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    • 1928 January 1
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts a man and woman kissing, palm trees, and reads: "Never the Twain Shall Meet," "Peter Kyne's Romance of the South...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1925]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts stone turrets and reads: "Tower of Lies," "Lon Chaney," and "Norma Shearer."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1925]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts a woman and a horse drawn coach and reads: "A Kiss For Cinderella," and "Starring Betty Bronson and Esther Ralston."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1926]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts a cowboy with pistols and reads: "Richard Dix, in Womanhandled."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1925]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts circus cages, a camel, and an elephant, and reads: "Sally of the Sawdust with Carol Dempster, Directed by D. W....
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1925]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts a woman and reads: "Lights of Old Broadway, with Marion Davies."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1925]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts women and reads: "Romola, Henry King Productions, Lillian Gish and Dorothy Gish."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1924]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster work, and the ticket window. Display depicts cowboys, cactus, a sunrise, and reads: "Jack Holt - Born To The West - Raymond Halton."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1926]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, ornate plaster, and signs: "D. W. Griffith's That Boyle Girl, A Paramount Picture."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1925]
    • Victory Theater

    • View of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the arched entry, a display of "Egyptian" columns and Moses parting the Red Sea, and signs: "Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments, A Paramount Picture, with Richard Dix and Leatrice Joy."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1923]
    • Princess Theater

    • View of the Princess Theater at 1620 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians, an automobile, and a bicycle are nearby. The four-story building has an ornate entryway decorated with electric lights. Signs read: "A Mermaid Comedy,"...
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1922]
    • Strand theater

    • View of the Strand theater in Denver, Colorado; shows an ornate entry with entablature and electric lights. People, bicycles and cars are in the street; marquee reads: "Frank Mayo in Dr. Jim," signs read: "Dr. Murphy's Root Beer," "Shoe Shine," and...
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1921]
    • Strand theater

    • Night view of the Strand theater in Denver, Colorado; shows an ornate entry with entablature and electric lights. Display depicts a spider web. Marquee reads: "Alice Joyce - The Prey" and "Bride 13 the Torture Chamber." Signs read: "Dr. Murphy's...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1921]
    • Strand theater

    • Night view of the Strand theater in Denver, Colorado; shows an ornate entry with entablature and electric lights. Display depicts a false front. Marquee reads: "Sunset Jones." Signs read: "Dr. Murphy's Root Beer" and "Shoe Shine."
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1921]
    • Rivoli Theater

    • View of the Rivoli Theater in Denver, Colorado. The ticket window is under the arched entry. Leaded glass and fleur-de-lis decorate the facade. Signs read: "The Cup of Life," "Hobart Bosworth," "Madge Bellamy," "Tully Marshall."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1921]
    • Mission Theater

    • View of the Mission Theater at 1465 South Pearl Street in the Platt Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story building has a tile roof and arched window wells. Signs read: "Mens Suits Overcoats Dresses Plain Ladies Coats," "The Man I...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1929]
    • Mission Theater

    • View of the Mission Theater at 1465 South Pearl Street in the Platt Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story building has a tile roof and arched window wells. Signs read: "Mens Suits Overcoats Dresses Plain Ladies Coats," "The Man I...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1929]
    • America Theatre

    • View of the America theater at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets in Denver, Colorado. Cars and people are in the streets; electric roof sign depicts an eagle and shield and reads: "America Theater - See America First - Nazimova In A Dolls House."...
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1922]
    • America Theatre

    • Nighttime view of the America theater at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets, in Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, bicycles, a car, and signs: "Virginia Hall - Norman Kerry in The Price of Pleasure."
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    • [1925]
    • America Theatre

    • Night view of the America theater entrance on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; shows cars, and electric signs: "America Theatre - Greed."
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    • [1925]
    • America Theatre

    • Night view of the America theater at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets in Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, a car, and an electric roof sign: "America Theatre - See America First - Now Playing Hogan's Alley."
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    • [1925]
    • Strand Theater entrance

    • View of the Strand movie theater, in Denver, Colorado; shows an ornate arch, ticket windows, and people.
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    • [1920?]
    • Princess Theater

    • View of the Princess Theater at 1620 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The four-story building has an ornate theater entryway decorated with electric lights. Automobiles, pedestrians, and bicyclists are nearby. Signs read: "Frank Mayo...
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1922]
    • Princess Theater

    • View of the Princess Theater at 1620 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The four-story building has an ornate theater entryway decorated with electric lights and a replica of the Eiffel Tower. Signs read: "Chas. Ray in Paris Green" and...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1920]
    • Rialto Theater

    • Rooftop view of the Rialto Theater at 1540 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The four-story building has ornate trim and is decorated with electric lights. The marquee reads: "Jack Holt and Agnes Ayres in Bought and Paid For."
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1922]
    • Rialto Theater

    • Rooftop view of the Rialto Theater at 1540 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The four-story building has ornate trim and is decorated with electric lights. The marquee reads: "Jack Holt and Agnes Ayres in Bought and Paid For."
    • Smyth, Charles M.
    • [1922]
    • Sea Wolf display at the Princess Theater

    • Men dressed as sailors pose on a wooden display shaped like a boat near the Princess Theater at 1620 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The side of the boat reads: "A Paramount-Aircraft Picture 'The Sea Wolf' at the Princess Now Playing."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1913 and 1926?]

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