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    • Davie's Chuck Wagon Diner

    • A favorite of many Lakewood residents, Davie's Chuck Wagon Diner first opened in 1957 by Lyman Davies. He ordered a prefabricated steel sided unit from New Jersey. It was transported by rail from New Jersey to Denver and it the total cost of the...
    • Undated
    • Landmark Designation Application for Clarence Holmes' residence.

    • Document applying to designate Clarence F. Holmes' house as a historic landmark. Includes picture of Holmes on last page (poor quality).
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • City Lover's House Tour

    • Brochure outlining a walking tour of historical homes in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Sponsored by: Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; City planning--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.
    • Undated
    • Capitol Hill: Denver's great urban neighborhood

    • Poster with pictures of Capitol Hill Neighborhood. Information on back of poster.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.
    • Undated
    • Noel Resolution and Keyes Case

    • History of the Rachel Noel Resolution and the Keyes Case.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Help volunteers

    • HELP (Helpful Extra Library People) volunteers, a group of mostly Jaycees and Jayceettes, work inside the Adams County Library, Northglenn, Colorado, stamping books, typing, sewing and shelving.
    • Northglenn (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Community service--Colorado--Northglenn--1960-1970.; Interiors.; Libraries--Colorado--Northglenn--1960-1970.; Adams County Public Library (Colo.)--1960-1970.
    • October 7, 1964
    • Marble, Colo.

    • View of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, shows frame dwellings and commercial buildings. Carbonate Creek valley leads to the Elk Mountains in the distance. The dirt road at the lower left angling up-right is Center Street which today is the flow...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns.
    • October 5, 1909.
    • Ashcroft, Colorado

    • View of main street Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, includes log structures, false fronts and front gables in various states of desintegration. The edge of the two-story old hotel has a cornice detail, horizontal...
    • Ashcroft (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Ashcroft--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Ashcroft--1950-1960.
    • October 1953
    • Narrow gage engine

    • Flooding in Boulder, Colorado, has a narrow-gage engine half submerged, its full coal bin reading: "155," and its front end under water almost to the stack. Residences are on high ground with foothills behind them in the background, and railroad...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • June 1, 1894
    • Keota from Windmill Tower

    • Snow in Keota, Weld County, Colorado, almost fills the covered porch of this frame dwelling. A dog sits atop the bank, under the gable roof with its dormer. Wire fence, a gate and a snow shovel are in the foreground.
    • Keota (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dogs--Colorado--Keota--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Keota--1940-1950.
    • July 1936
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • Ouray Gun Club

    • The Ouray Gun Club poses with their rifles outside a board-and- batten shack on a snowy day north of Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. They include, left to right: Gus Arps in cart drawn by a small burro, unidentified man, Albert Arps, Otto Arps,...
    • Ouray Gun Club (Ouray, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1920.; Clubs--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Armstrong, Alf.; Armstrong, George.; Arps, Albert.; Arps,...
    • February, 1909
    • S.A. Grimm Block/Leland Hotel/Reed Apartments

    • The S.A. Grimm Block, later known as the Leland Hotel and Reed Apartments, was built in 1890 by architect Adolph Homberg. The enclosed documentation was prepared to nominate this building for the National Register of Historic Places. The...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1992
    • Glenarm Branch, Young Men's Christian Association History

    • Document describing the history of the Glenarm YMCA and it's significance to the African American community in Denver, Colo. Includes narrative, map and photographs. May be part of National Register Application documentation.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Recreation centers--Colorado--Denver.; Community centers--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1982
    • Northeast Park Hill  Neighborhood Analysis

    • Analysis of the Northeast Park Hill neighborhood that includes demographic and economic information.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--Case studies.
    • circa 1976
    • Visit to University Park walking tour pamphlet

    • Pamphlet of a walking tour of historic houses for the University Park neighborhood.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--Tours.; Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1972-1987
    • The Denver Star

    • Weekly newspaper about the African American community in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Newspapers.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1913
    • Prospect Villa, Lincoln Avenue, Denver, Colorado

    • A pamphlet of Prospect Villa, a sanatorium that dealt with tuberculosis patients and their therapy. The pamphlet describes the building and the therapeutic value of the institution and the surrounding climate.
    • Sanatoriums--Colorado--Denver.; Tuberculosis, Pulmonary--Therapy.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--To 1876.
    • circa 1873
    • 9:00 AM, 4-J+1 Trailer Court almost empty

    • View of the 4 J 1 + 1 Trailer Court, Campground and Washateria, west side of Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, shows picnic tables and brick barbacue ovens with chimneys. Two story office building in background.
    • 4J1 + 1 Trailer Court, Campground and Washateria (Ouray, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Trailer camps--Colorado--Ouray--1970-1980.; Ouray (Colo.)--1970-1980.
    • August 6, 1979
    • Mr. Walraven and his giant sunflower Sterling

    • Mr. Walraven of Sterling, Colorado, in Logan County poses with his giant sunflower plant, which is almost twice his size. The plant has several blooms. Mr. Walraven holds his left arm in the air and touches one of the flowers; he holds a straw...
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Farmers--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.; Sunflowers--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.
    • [between 1963 and 1965]
    • Tucker-Rutherford House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of the Tucker-Rutherford House in Georgetown, Colorado. The house was built by James F. and Albert C. Tucker, who came to the area before 1870. In 1977 the structure was donated to Georgetown Society, Inc. The one-story wood building has a...
    • Tucker, Albert C.--Homes & haunts.; Tucker, James F.--Homes & haunts.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Rodeos and horse shows are almost a way of life at Colorado City

    • Spectators, automobiles and pick up trucks line the fence of the rodeo grounds as the rodeo participants on horse-back form a line in center, Colorado City, El Paso, County, Colorado. Cowboys stand by the bronco and bull shoots below the judges...
    • Colorado City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Rodeos--Colorado--Colorado City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Eldora, Colo. 1899

    • A fence stands in the foreground in front of large mounds of snow near a log cabin in Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado, after the "Great Snowstorm" of 1899. The cabin is almost buried in snow except for the door, which has been cleared....
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Eldora (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Eldora, Colo. Snowstorm 1899

    • A fence stands in the foreground in front of large mounds of snow near a log cabin in Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado, after the "Great Snowstorm" of 1899. The cabin is almost buried in snow.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Eldora (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Denver Auditorium

    • Interior view of the Denver Auditorium, Denver, Colorado, shows a house packed almost exclusively with women attending an unidentified event.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Water supply, dams and reservoirs, Eagle Nest (New Mexico)

    • sizeable community.; The Eagle Nest Dam in New Mexico is built around a large rock formation creating a semi-circular structure with a narrow road on its top. Mountains provide the backdrop behind the dam. The Eagle Nest Lake is in the left...
    • Eagle Nest Lake (N.M.)--1920-1930.; Moreno Valley (N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dams--New Mexico--1920-1930.; Rock formations--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1931?]
    • Carter Museum, Breckenridge

    • The Carter Museum, in Breckenridge, Colorado, is a one story, hewn log house with white chinking and a shed roofed addition built on the side. A sash window is next to an open door, and stovepipes rise from the roof. A pile of rounded rocks and...
    • Edwin Carter Museum (Breckenridge, Colo.)--1920-1970.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1920-1970.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Breckenridge--1920-1970.
    • [between 1920 and 1970?]
    • A.T. & S.F. depot Trinidad, Colo.

    • View of a flood in Trinidad, Colorado, looking southwest. The depot of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad is in several feet of water, that reaches halfway up the arches of its porch. An expanse of water encompasses the entire image. The...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Trinidad--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Trinidad--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Audience in theater

    • An audience, comprised almost entirely of women, fills Denver Auditorium Theater seats in Denver, Colorado.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Theater audiences--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Native American women on horseback

    • Three Native American women, Cecille Magpie Vanderburg, Felicity Delaware, and Sara Ogden Magpie, pose on horseback on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana. The women sit in wood-framed saddles. The blankets underneath the saddles are...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.; Indians of North America--Women--Montana--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Sin-se-la and wife (Nat-gat-mas-high-hi)

    • Sin-se-la (also known as Sam Moody) and his wife, Nat-gat-mas- high-hi, a Native American, couple on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, pose on horseback in front of a group of teepees on the reservation. Sin-se-la wears a tall...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.; Sin-se-la--Family.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Peter Magpie and Sarah (Ann)

    • Native Americans pose by a teepee on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana. Peter Magpie, who later became a chief judge, wears a feather headdress, tassles, fur pelts, and moccasins. Sarah wears long braids, a beaded pouch, and a...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.; Indians of North America--Women--Montana--1900-1910.; Magpie, Peter.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Recreation flower arranging vase containing cattails and leaves

    • Close-up view of cattails arranged in a vase probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Cattails--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.; Floral decorations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Vases--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • McRae Cafe

    • Interior view of McRae's Cafe, 105 East Pikes Pike Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows the dining area with bar and dining tables and two chairs set with linens, menus, silverware, napkins, salt and pepper shakers and covered...
    • McRae's Cafe (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Restaurants--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1902 and 1910]
    • Silverton, Colo.

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking southeast. Almost every building in town is visible including: the old school, a two-story building with projecting central tower and belltower with cupola, and the Grand Imperial Hotel. A large complex of...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [between 1902 and 1910?]
    • Olla

    • Native American (Zuni) earthenware water jar with high shoulder, short neck and wide mouth; rim and upper band almost obliterated. Patterns include: cloud, lightning, hatching, and step in a black and red paint over white background.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1920.; Zuni Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1920.; Zuni pottery--1900-1920.; Jars--1900-1920.; Ollas--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • The city of Trinidad has a municipal mountain park at Stonewall

    • A rock formation in Trinidad, Colorado has an upthrust layer of weathered stone standing exposed and almost perpendicular. Evergreens dot the talus at the base of the formation in the background, and a cottonwood grows by the near end. Signs on...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • White River flooded

    • View of the high flood waters of the White River almost to the top of the bridge, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado; bluffs in distance.
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1900-1910.; White River (Colo. and Utah)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Meeker--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • Central City, Colo. 1900

    • has arrived. The Armory Hall (formerly the Belvidere Theatre) stands in the center foreground on Main Street adjacent to "The Shoo Fly," a variety and dance hall. Farther up Main Street in the left midground is the Retallack House, built in 1897...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1899 and 1900?]
    • Second school built in Seibert

    • View of the Seibert, Kit Carson County, Colorado, school; shows a frame building with belltower and widow's walk. Women pose.
    • Seibert (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Seibert--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Seibert--1890-1910.
    • [between 1893 and 1900]
    • St. Mary's Catholic Church

    • View of the north side of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church in Central City, Colorado. Formerly St. Patrick's, the original structure was damaged in the fire of 1874, and for almost twenty years the congregation worshipped in a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church (Central City, Colo.)
    • [between 1893 and 1899]
    • St. Luke's Hospital, Denver

    • Exterior view of Saint Luke's Hospital, 19th (nineteenth) and Pearl, Denver, Colorado; constructed in 1891 at cost of almost $100,000 by the Episcopal Church; three story stone and brick structure with basement.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; St. Luke's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)
    • [between 1891 and 1910]
    • 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?]
    • Yours always truly, Harry E. Burgess

    • Harry E. Burgess poses for a bust portrait. He wears a wool coat buttoned almost to his neck, long hair parted on the side, and a moustache.
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Burgess, Harry E.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • The Iron Mine, Leadville

    • Panorama of Iron Hill and the Iron Silver Mine near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows frame houses, tipples, tailings and possibly an ore house.
    • Iron Silver Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Silver mining--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1890?]
    • Students, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A group of students pose for a group photograph in Georgetown, Colorado. The students are in three lines in front of a brick wall (probably the two-story brick school built 1874.) Two children's faces are dimly seen in one of the windows. The boys...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1900.; African Americans--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.; School children--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.; Students--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Idaho Springs

    • View looking west, of Idaho Springs, Colorado shows the central business district and its many flat topped and false fronted commercial buildings along Miner Street. Methodist and Presbyterian churches, Clear Creek and Colorado Central Railroad...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1884]
    • Doll

    • Shows a Native American (Southern Plains (Ute?)) doll. The head is buckskin with buffalo fur for hair; the body is muslin and is covered with a blue wool dress trimmed with red cotton binding. The sleeves are long with purple stripes; the yoke,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1890.; Dolls--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Montgomery, Colorado

    • Montgomery, Park County, Colorado, consists of log dwellings; some are under construction. Water leaks from a flume at the center. Stumps are in the foreground, and the hillside in the background is covered with bare trees. Founded in 1859, this...
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1850-1870.
    • [between 1859 and 1868?]


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