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    • Margret Escamilla Oral History

    • Margaret Escamilla was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1954. One of nine children, she was raised in a military family and lived in several countries. After she married her husband in 1971, she moved to the Globeville neighborhood of Denver,...
    • Escmilla, Margaret, 1954-
    • 2013 November 15
    • Graffiti, corner of 5th Avenue and Santa Fe

    • View of an abandoned bar / restaurant at 500 Santa Fe Drive (1886) in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick commercial style building has hooded molding over the second story and decorative brickwork on the southern...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1976
    • Golden Gate Grocery

    • View of the Golden Gate Grocery located at 3701 Williams Street in the Cole neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The one story brick commercial style building has a decorative brick parapet. A sign on the parapet reads: "Golden Gate Grocery." Signs...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1978
    • Northside Park

    • View of Northside Park (landscape architects-Wenk Associates, c. 1996), located at East Fifty-first (51st) Avenue and Downing in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows circular concrete structures covered in painted graffiti. The...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1990
    • Anarchy alley between Pearl - Washington St at 13th Ave

    • View of the alley between Pearl and Washington Streets, on the north side of 13th Avenue (by Wax Trax Records store), in Denver, Colorado; shows graffiti depicting Elvira, Spider Man, Sylvester Stallone, a "Temple Ov Psychick Youth" cross (Psychic...
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    • [between 1985 and 1988?]
    • Alley 13th - Vine - Race

    • View of the alley between Vine and Race Streets, by 13th Avenue, in Denver, Colorado; shows graffiti depicting blue whales. Dumpster cover reads: "MAMA."
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    • [between 1985 and 1988?]
    • Colorado road

    • View of a buggy on a dirt road by a river, somewhere in Colorado. Graffiti covers rocks; legible letters read: "Wheeler Wilson Sewing Machine," and "Peeble Drug Store."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Forks at Clear Creek

    • Two passenger trains of the Colorado Central Railroad, Engine No. 12 and a Porter engine, are stopped on the tracks in front of the station at Forks Creek in Clear Creek County, Colorado. A group of people, including several conductors, stands on...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Dave Oletski Oral History

    • In 1954, David Oletski, was born at 4920 Logan Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One of six children, he was raised in a large extended family of Polish Catholics. At the time of his grandmother’s death in 1978, he had...
    • Oletski, David, 1954-
    • 2013 November 2
    • Colorado road

    • A man in a carriage pauses at a rock outcropping with painted graffiti, along the Ouray to Silverton stage road, later the Million Dollar Highway (U. S. 550), in the San Juans of the Colorado Rockies. Lettering reads: "Wheeler Wilson's sewing...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1910 and 1923]
    • Shanty Bar

    • View of the Shanty Bar at 151 South Broadway in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The modified residential structure has a gabled roof with a dormer window. There is a covered entrance and a large vertical electric neon sign that reads:...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1977
    • Children in Chinatown

    • Four Chinese American children dressed in heavy winter clothes sit on concrete steps in the Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco, California. A woman dressed in a long black shirt with wide sleeves stands by the side of the steps. Graffiti is...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Children's Fountain City Park, Denver

    • View of a detail of the Children's Fountain in City Park, Denver, Colorado. The statue is a copy (1912) by French sculptor Max Blondet, of a Henry C. Charpeot original in Düsseldorf, Germany. The Italian white marble statue features three...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1985
    • Carson, inside hospital

    • View of the interior of the abandoned and decaying hospital building in Carson (Hinsdale County), Colorado. Shows wooden buildings with no windows or doors. Leaves are on the floor and graffiti is on the walls.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1973
    • "The Trapper" by Allen Tupper True, Civic Center, Denver

    • View of the Allen Tupper True mural "The Trapper," in the colonnade of the Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors at Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado. The mural depicts a man on a horse with a rifle and a dog running along side....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • ca. 1980
    • Oregon Trail marker

    • View of historic markers and carved and painted names and graffiti on Independence Rock in Natrona County, Wyoming. The metal plaques include one with the history of Independence Rock, three plaques honor the Mormons, the Masons, and Father De...
    • Kopac, Emil.
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    • Deer head on the Rock Garden of the Gods.

    • View of a rock that has a petroglyph of the head of a deer. Graffiti is scratched into the rock. Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Erie

    • Lincoln School in Erie, Weld County, Colorado, was built in 1881. A brick belltower stands at the intersection of two brick two-story gable- roofed sections. A sign "Lincoln School" is on the belltower, above double doors; the bell is covered by a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1988?
    • The Great Gorge, Crawford Notch, N.H.

    • Men pose by the cowcatcher of Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad locomotive No. 15 in Crawford Notch in the White Mountains of Coos or Carroll County, New Hampshire. Graffiti numbers are on the rock canyon walls.
    • Kilburn Brothers.
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    • Young boy holding cat, on back porch, dog near door

    • Outdoor portrait of a boy in Denver, Colorado, wearing a World War One or Western Union Telegraph uniform. He holds a tabby cat; an Irish Setter is by a brick wall with graffiti.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1914 and 1918?]
    • Architectural field survey #25

    • View of an abandoned house at 918 29th (Twenty-ninth) Street in the Five Points (Curtis Park) neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The house has boarded up windows and decorative trim. Graffiti on the house reads: "Love" and "Chicano Power."
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    • [1976]
    • Daniels Park picnic shelter

    • View of a picnic shelter in Daniels Park (a Denver Mountain Park) in Douglas County, Colorado. The shelter is constructed of thick stone walls, with an open front. The metal roof is supported in the front by four thick stone pillars. There is some...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1990
    • Science classroom

    • Scientific equipment fills the interior of this classroom at the University of Colorado at Boulder. An optical bench tops glass fronted cabinets, equipped with lenses, prisms, lamps, and filters. Glass retorts and alembics are on shelves;...
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    • 1889
    • Colorado Heights University sign

    • View of Sign on the Colorado Heights University campus, 3001 South Federal Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. The sign reads: "3001," "Colorado Heights University, " the crest of Colorado Heights University, "3001," "Okinaga School of Business,"...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2010
    • Deadwood

    • Panoramic, aerial view of houses and probably commercial buildings in Deadwood (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Graffiti is on a large rock formation. Shows dense trees, roads, and fences in the Black Hills.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Mrs. Bogue and Markus

    • John Bogue, (conductor, driver and lessee) his wife and Markus pose next to the Cherrelyn Gravity and Broncho Street Railway horse car. The horse is on the back platform of the railway car. Cherrelyn district incorporated into Englewood, Arapahoe...
    • Flanders, W. M.
    • 1903
    • Mrs. Bogue and Markus

    • John Bogue, (conductor, driver and lessee) his wife and Markus pose next to the Cherrelyn Gravity and Broncho Street Railway horse car with the horse on the back platform, Cherrelyn, (district incorporated into Englewood) Arapahoe County, Colorado....
    • Flanders, W. M.
    • 1903
    • Utaline, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Utaline, Mesa County, Colorado, pass by a sign: "Utaline." A man looks at a sandstone cliff with graffiti and painted letters: "Utah/Colorado."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • August, 1927
    • Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Ry. depot, Rocky Ford, CO

    • View of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway depot in Rocky Ford (Otero County), Colorado. The abandoned brick building has flared hipped and mansard roofs. A sign on the building reads: "Rocky Ford." Graffiti is spray painted on the building.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1985 March 24
    • City Park Children's Fountain

    • Photograph of the Denver City Park Children's Fountain, located in Denver, Colorado. Image is a close up of the graffiti on the basin of the fountain before restoration began. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. ...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 December
    • City Park Children's Fountain

    • Photograph of the Denver City Park Children's Fountain, located in Denver, Colorado. Image is of the fountain's basin after the removal of graffiti. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry Meryweather laid out the...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995 December
    • Colorado Telephone Co. baseball team

    • Members of the Colorado Telephone Company baseball team pose near a wooden fence probably in Denver, Colorado. The men wear tall socks, knickers, and jerseys emblazoned with the letters: "C.T. Co." with a bell logo. Some men wear baseball gloves on...
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    • 1911
    • Detail of lion fountain, Greek Theater, Civic Center Park

    • Detailed view of a lion head fountain mounted on a wall in the Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors (1919; Marean and Norton, architects) in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows a lion with an open mouth above a granite basin....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1986
    • Cherry Creek Tavern

    • Interior view of a painting in the Cherry Creek Tavern, a lesbian bar, at 1301 Lawrence Street in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The painting depicts a nude woman reclining. Graffiti is on the ceiling above the painting.
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • [1980?]
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad cars

    • A man wearing gloves connects two Denver and Salt Lake Railroad box cars on a wooden bridge, Colorado. The cars are covered with graffiti; one has "44" on side and "Bass Ft. Wayne MCB 1909."
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Snake River

    • View of the Snake River probably in Teton County, Wyoming. Shows boulders and low scrub. Graffiti is lettered on a boulder in white paint.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871?]
    • Autos on bridge w/ town behind

    • Cars on a suspension bridge over a river, possibly in Colorado. Graffiti covers a concrete pylon; horses and houses are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Twenty Third Street Viaduct

    • View of Twenty Third (23rd) Street Viaduct over Denver railyards, Colorado; shows a steel bridge with concrete footings and graffiti.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1911]
    • West from Wildcat Pt. Denver Mtn. Park

    • Westward view of the Denver Mountain Park Auto Road from Wildcat Point on Lookout Mountain, west of Denver, Colorado; shows low stone wall, graffiti on rock, automobile with passengers parked near curve, and snow-covered peaks of the Rocky Mountain...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1916]
    • Petroglyphs

    • Close-up view of Native American (probably Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock wall, probably in Colorado or Utah. Petroglyph symbols include an anthropomorphic figure next to graffiti etched on a rock wall.
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
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    • Caldwell alleys project

    • Abandoned row houses probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The windows of the two story brick buildings are covered with boards, weeds grow on the sidewalk, and graffiti is painted on the side of the building.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Capitol City, 1941, school house

    • Interior view of the abandoned school house in Capitol City, Hinsdale County, Colorado; shows missing plaster from the walls, floor littered with plaster, graffiti on plaster remaining on the walls, tall glassless windows, and a door standing ajar...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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