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    • W.P.A. nursery school - Colorado

    • Children eat at tables in a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado; food includes cake and tin cups of milk.
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    • [between 1933 and 1950?]
    • The first clean-up crew opening a street for travel

    • A W.P.A. work crew clean up fallen trees and branches after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado. A truck with a license plate, "Colo. 1936 1T3613" hauls tree branches and limbs. Shows wooden barricades.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • A final clean-up crew

    • A W.P.A. work crew cleans up tree branches and debris after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers read picture books in a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • A woman offers a book to a girl in bed in probably an infirmary in a W.P.A. day nursery in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1933 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers feed bunnies in a sand box at a W.P.A. day nursery in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers use crayons, paint brushes, an easel, and scissors at a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado. Chairs are made from nail kegs.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado in Delta County has an Amerian Indian theme in which a man holds a headless rabbit while a woman grinds corn on the ground. Teepees are in the background and bloodstains are on the...
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    • 1980
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County has an Amerian Indian theme in which a man holds a headless rabbit while a woman grinds corn on the ground. Teepees are in background and bloodstains are on the ground.
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    • 1980
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County, has an Amerian Indian theme. Teepees are in the background of a scene where a man holds a headless rabbit, and a woman grinds corn on the ground. Blood stains are...
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    • 1980
    • Geology bldg

    • Exterior detail of entry of Berthoud Hall, geology building, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Jefferson County, shows elaborate Beaux Arts terra cotta trim around arched double door and window transom, pilaster between windows. Designed by Denver...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Armed forces service centers

    • African American soldiers in uniform and women laugh as they stand near, or sit on, a piano at a W.P.A. armed forces center in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses, one has on strap heeled shoes.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cutting gauze at Colorado General Hospital

    • A Work Projects Administration (W.P.A) worker uses a power saw to cut gauze into strips in a room at Colorado General Hospital, University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a white shirt and has his sleeves rolled up to...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 September
    • Alamosa, Colo., Court House

    • The Alamosa Courthouse in Alamosa County, Colorado, was built in 1938 with W.P.A. help and has Mission-style architecture with a U-shaped floor plan, brick construction, curvilinear gables, tile roof, and an arcade along all three sides of the...
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    • [1938]
    • P. W. A. [sic] mining class - Denver

    • View shows W. P. A. students learning the art of placer mining by using a rocker on the banks of an unidentified stream, Denver, Colorado. A rocker consists of a screen box on top draining to a larger box below which is inlaid with riffles to catch...
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    • [1930]
    • Two leaders in the establishment of the soldiers recreational center

    • An African American man, in a U.S. Army uniform, and a woman, in a dress and hat, play ping pong at a soldiers recreational center in Denver, Colorado; Andrew Hester, W.P.A. Recreation Director and County Judge C. Edgar Kettering, and soldiers look...
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    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Georgetown

    • View of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows Clear Creek, houses, businesses and the bell tower at the Alpine Hose Company No. 2 Fire House on Fifth (5th) Street. Ice is in the Creek and a stone foundation is near the water.
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    • [between 1933 and 1941?]
    • Colo. School of Mines, Golden, geology building

    • Exterior view of the 1938-1940 W.P.A. project, Berthoud Hall geology building, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Jefferson County, shows the newly constructed three-story with basement Beaux Arts brick building with hipped tile roof and decorative...
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    • [between 1939 and 1940]
    • Alamosa County, County Court House, July 1966

    • The courthouse in Alamosa, Colorado was built in 1938 with W.P.A. assistance and has Mission-style architecture with U-shape plan, brick construction, curvilinear gables, tile roof and an arcade along the interior courtyard with flowers. Two...
    • Jameson, J. Harold.
    • 1966
    • Alamosa County, County Court House, July 1966

    • The Alamosa Courthouse in Colorado was built in 1938 with W.P.A. help and has Mission-style architecture with U-shape plan, brick construction, curvilinear gables, tile roof and an arcade along the interior courtyard with flowers. A car and a truck...
    • Jameson, J. Harold.
    • 1966
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado, looking north toward Gunnell Hill. In the foreground is depression in the ground surrounded by a fence. Behind it is a rundown house and a telephone post. Several cars are parked next to the telephone post. A man...
    • Messick, Turner B.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • C. & S. train at Como, Colo. (South Park Branch)

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway locomotive number 8 at the rail yard in Como (Park County), Colorado. Shows the engine, a tender and a post office car. The mail car reads "U.S. Mail Railway Post Office". Railroad shops and trains are in the...
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    • [between 1930 and 1945?]
    • Mines, geology bldg.

    • Exterior view of the 1938-1940 W.P.A. project, Berthoud Hall, geology building, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Jefferson County, shows the three-story with basement brick Beaux Arts building with hipped red tile roof and decorative terra cotta...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Tennis courts at Gove Junior High School

    • The outdoor tennis courts at Gove Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. A cement court is shown surrounded by a chain-linked fence. Behind the fence five cars are parked on the street
    • Source unknown..
    • undated
    • Old residence of H.A.W. Tabor

    • Exterior view of Horace A.W. Tabor and his first wife, Augusta's, house at 160 East 5th (Fifth) Street in Leadville, Colorado. Built in 1877 and moved from Harrison Avenue to allow room for his opera house, the dilapidated small two-story...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • First Baptist Church Diamond Anniversary

    • Book commemorating the Diamond Anniversary of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a description of the history of the church, is former locations, photographs and a list of members of the congregation.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1939

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