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    • Mary Lou Egan Oral History

    • Mary Lou Egan was born in 1948 in Denver, Colorado. One of 5 children, she grew up in the Washington Park neighborhood. During her childhood she spent a signifigant amount of time at her grandparent’s house in the Globeville neighborhood. Her...
    • Egan, Mary Lou, 1948-
    • 2013 October 19
    • Statue of Fred A. Falkenburg

    • Men, some in uniform, and members of the Woodmen of the World, stand at attention at the dedication of a funeral monument and statue of Fred A. Falkenburg, in the Fairmount Cemetery in Denver, Colorado. Falkenburg was co-founder of Woodmen of the...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1905 and 1908?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 13

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 March 26
    • Women's Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Women's Building at the Chicago World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The Italian Renaissance style structure, designed by architect Sophia G. Hayden with decorative elements by Alice Rideout and Enid...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Administration Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Administration Building at the Chicago World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The edifice, designed by Richard M. Hunt, is an octagon with four pavilions at the four corners. The pavilions are Greek Revival...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • c1894
    • Transportation Building, World's Fair, Chicago

    • View of the Golden Doorway of the Transportation Building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. Designed by the Architectural firm of Alder and Sullivan, the building is a Romanesque style structure with Moorish...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Transportation Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Golden Doorway of the Transportation Building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The structure, designed by the architectural firm of Alder and Sullivan is Romanesque in style with Moorish...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Spanish caravels Nina and Pinta at the Chicago World's Fair

    • Reproductions of Columbus' ships (caravels) the Nina and the Pinta are moored in the South Pond at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. Spectators stand on the sidewalk near the Agricultural Building. The Statue of...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Exhibition building at the Chicago World's Fair

    • View of an exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The building is a Romanesque structure with large arched entryways, Corinthian columns, obelisk like spires, and statues. The names of cities...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Arch at the center of The Peristyle, Chicago World's Fair

    • Men and women walk on the sidewalk near the Columbian Arch of The Peristyle at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The Arch is ornate and Romanesque in design. Corinthian colonnades extend from both sides of the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • c1894
    • Choral Hall at the Chicago World's Fair

    • View of Choral Hall at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The classical Romanesque structure has a row of Doric columns at the entry. Names carved on the exterior of the building include: "Mendelssohn, Wagner,...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Replica of the Monastery of La Rabida at the Chicago World's Fair

    • View of a reproduction of the Monastery of La Rabida at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The building is a two story structure with plaster exterior and tile roof. A replica of one of Columbus' ships is in Lake...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Electricity Building at Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Electricity Building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The structure designed by the architectural firm of Van Brunt & Howe is a Renaissance style structure with features that include towers,...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Mining Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Mining Building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The building is a Renaissance style structure designed by architect S. S. Beman. The exterior is decorated with ornate bas-relief decorations and a...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Palace of Fine Arts Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Palace of Fine Arts (later the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry) at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The building is a classical Romanesque structure designed by architect Charles B. Atwood....
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Exhibition building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of a large exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The structure is a long two-story building with arched colonnades that extend from a central arched entry. Men stand on a boat in a pond...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Manufactures and Liberal Arts Building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The structure is a Romanesque style building designed by architect George B. Post. Arched colonnades extend from either...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Administration Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Administration Building at the Chicago World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The edifice, designed by Richard M. Hunt, is an octagon with four pavilions at the four corners. The pavilions are Greek Revival...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Exhibition buildings, Chicago World's Fair

    • Overview of several exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago Illinois. Buildings include the Art Building, Fisheries Building, Horticultural Building, and the Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building. Wooded...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Exhibition buildings, Chicago World's Fair

    • Overview of several exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. Building include the Transpiration Building, Horticulture Building, Choral Building, Illinois State Building, Palace of Art's, and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Exhibition buildings, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of several exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. Building include the Transportation Building, Horticulture Building, Choral Building, Illinois State Building, Palace of Art's, and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Exhibition buildings, Chicago World's Fair

    • Overview of several exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. Building include the Transportation Building, Mines and Mining Building, Electricity Building, and Administration Building. Wooded...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • William F. Cody in group in front of tent

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands in front of a tent where King Leopold of Belgium (with beard) stands with three young boys and two men. A stuffed buffalo is on each side of the tent's entrance. Additional stuffed buffaloes are placed...
    •  
    • [1893?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 8

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 February 17
    • Woodmen of the World convention

    • Montage of a group of women attending the Woodmen of the World Convention (World Order of Woodmen) in Denver, Colorado. The women wear pins that read: "Denver, Guest, WOW." Some women wear sashes and ribbons printed with the names of their home...
    •  
    • 1916 July 18
    • Colorado Obituary Project 1969-1990, Revised

    • The Colorado Obituary Project is a statewide index of approximately 50,000 non-Denver obituaries mostly from the 1970s through 1990. Researchers may request a copy of the full text obituary through the Western History and Genealogy Department.
    • Colorado Genealogical Society.
    •  
    • Denver watches the World's Series

    • People crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado to view a play-by-play of a 1927 World Series game on an electric scoreboard atop a balcony. Office buildings are to the sides.
    •  
    • 1927 October 5
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 5

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 December 9
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 1

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 September 30
    • World Savings Building, Denver

    • View of the World Savings Building (built 1965) at 1555 Tremont Street, on the 16th Street Mall, in downtown Denver, Colorado. Building details include cast concrete, rounded corners, channel letter and Plexiglas signs. Pedestrians and a mall...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1984 August
    • Motor Corps suit

    • A woman volunteer wears a United States Army Motor Corps suit from the First World War (World War I). The uniform includes a wool suit with a cap and a cross, a tie, and the insignia, "A. R. C."
    •  
    • [1917 or 1918]
    • Man

    • Studio portrait of Fred A. Falkenburg, co-founder, Woodmen of the World (Omaha branch), and founder, Woodmen of the World, Pacific Jurisdiction (Denver branch). He has a mustache and wears a suit and bow tie.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • 1890
    • Baseball fans

    • People and cars crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado to follow the opening game of the World Series on the public scoreboard; storefront signs read: "Portland Lunch," "Nichol's Pianos Sheet...
    •  
    • 1916 October 7
    • Fallen Heroes of World War I from Denver, Colorado

    • This honor roll appeared in commemoration of the local heroes who gave their lives in World War I. The article appeared in an Armistice Day issue of a local newspaper. Researchers may wish to pursue commemorative articles in newspapers from their...
    • Jeffery, James K.
    • 2004
    • Chicago World's Fair

    • View of exhibition buildings at the World's Fair in Chicago, Illinois from the observation deck of the Manufactures and Liberal Arts Building. A sign on one building reads: "cafe." Canvas tents may be associated with an encampment of West Point...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Fisheries Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Fisheries Building at the World's Fair in Chicago, Illinois. The Romanesque style building, designed by Henry Ives Cobb, is decorated with Moorish towers and tourelles. Architectural features include arcades, towers, and a central...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Building at Chicago World's Fair

    • View of a building at the World's Fair in Chicago, Illinois. The Greek Revival structure has ionic columns, lunette window, and statues. Gas street lamps line the sidewalks. Print 84.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-
    • 2013 September 20
    • Silver World Printing

    • View toward northwest of original 1875 wood frame newspaper office, Silver World Printing, at southwest corner of Fourth and Silver Streets, Lake City, Colorado; shows front gable and false front wing with "Silver World Printing" sign, two...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1959
    • Gallegos brothers

    • Studio portrait of brothers Antonio Tercio "Tony" Gallegos (standing) and José Salomé Gallegos (seated). Antonio wears a suit and bow tie. José, a veteran of Word War I, wears a jacket, jodhpurs and boots.
    •  
    • [1920?]
    • Ebert School Pageant of All Nations

    • Group photograph of female students wearing Japanese kimonos for the Pageant of All Nations given for the World Federation of Education Associations at Ebert Elementary School in Denver, Colorado.
    • J. Kai Photo Studio (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1931
    • Manitou, Colo.

    • View of Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Prominent buildings include the Hiawatha building and Manitou House. Pikes Peak is snow covered in the distance.
    • Stevens Fotograferie.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Climax Mine

    • View of the Climax Mine and Bartlett Mountain located approximately 13 miles northeast of Leadville in Climax, Colo. The mine began shipping ore in ca.1915 and at its highest output was the largest molybdenum mine in the world. For many years it...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2006
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 13

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 May 25
    • Leeman Auto Company building

    • Exterior photograph of the Leeman Auto Company building located in Denver, Colorado. The Leeman Auto Company Building was constructed in 1932 with a large addition constructed in 1934. The building is associated with the development of the...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 2001 February

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