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    • Thompson Theater/ Bluebird Theater

    • This 1914 theater was designed by Harry W. J. Edbrooke. Visible is the pie shaped marquee with the Bluebird name and advertising Truckasauraus. This marquee dates to the 1930's. In 1987, the original movie theater closed and a rehabilitation in...
    • Roach, Kathleen
    • 2007
    • 1400 block, Pearl Street

    • View of a part of the 1400 block of Pearl Street in the Platt park neighborhood, Denver Colorado. Commercial style buildings line the street, businesses include the Pearl Street Grill and the Vogue Theatre. Shows parapets, cornices, awnings and a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • ca. 1990
    • Blue Bird Theater

    • View of the Bluebird Theater (1914; Harry Edbrooke) at 3315-3317 East Colfax Avenue in the City Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick theater has a flat roof and a facade with three entry bays. The facade is light tan brick...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1995
    • Junior's House of  Music

    • View of Junior's House of Music night club at 2549 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The one story theater has a stucco exterior and a marquee above the entrance which has been modified with brick. The marquee...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1981
    • Egyptian Theatre, Delta

    • View of the front of the Egyptian Theatre at 452 Main Street in Delta, Colorado. The theater has an Egyptian deco design, with a winged sun disc over the entrance and marquee, and panels with Egyptian designs and hieroglyphs on either side of the...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1992
    • 16th Street

    • View northwest from corner of Glenarm Place on Sixteenth Street, Denver, Colorado, to the Daniels and Fisher Tower; shows pedestrians, cars, buses, street and traffic signs, Masonic Temple, Colorado National Bank building, Paramount Theater...
    • Pyle, Tom.
    • 1979 April 5
    • Webber Theater

    • View of the Webber Theater, at 119 South Broadway Street in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The marquee reads: "Roy Best and Scott Brady in Canon City and Lady at Midnight." The building has a curved marquee and art deco style towers....
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [1948?]
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • In this view of the burning Court Exchange Bar and the buildings between the Lake County Courthouse and the Fox Theater on the west side of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, dark smoke billows from the courthouse while townspeople look on...
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    • 1942
    • Colorado Springs - Antlers Hotel in background

    • View west on Pikes Peak Avenue to the Antlers Hotel and Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows the street busy with cars and pedestrians; signs read: "Braniff Airways," "Chief," "Antlers Hotel," "Hotel Arrow," "Balcom Cafe,"...
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    • Sixteenth Street

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, automobiles, streetcars, bicycles, the Denver Theater marquee, the Daniels and Fishers tower, Christmas garlands, and signs: "Klinger," "Fontius," "Dundee Clothes," and "KOA."
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    • 1933?
    • Black Hawk, Colorado, left - Central theater, right - Opera bar

    • View west on Gregory Street in Black Hawk, Colorado. Businesses along the asphalt street include an inn, Black-Hawk Cleaning & Pressing Laundry Service, Rooms, Central Theatre (with a John Wayne film listed on marquee), Belle's Antiques, Antiques...
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    • [195-?]
    • 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
    • Harrison Avenue, Leadville 1948

    • This view looking south on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes several landmark buildings. The Hotel Vendome, and the Delaware Hotel, both with mansard roofs, and the American National Bank with tower dome are included. Business signs...
    • Metzger, T. M.
    • 1948
    • Creede Repertory Theatre, Creede

    • View of the Creede Repertory Theatre on 124 North Main Street in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. The theater is made up of several two and three story buildings, one building is constructed to look like a mine. A sign on the theater reads:...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1989
    • Center Theater, Denver

    • View of the Center Theater entrance and marquee at 1621 Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado; shows neon sign and lettering: "Vaudeville Sensational Nude Dancer Flo Ash," "Louise Fazenda - Maude Eburne Doughnuts and Society."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1915 and 1937]
    • Center Theater, Denver

    • View of the Center Theater entrance and marquee at 1621 Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado; shows neon sign and lettering: "Vaudeville Sensational Nude Dancer Flo Ash - Held Over," "The Watkins Twins," "Norman Nasarr," "The Junior Wranglers," "Wade...
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    • [between 1915 and 1937]
    • Ogden Theater, Denver

    • View of the Ogden Theatre (1917; Harry Edbrooke) at 935 East Colfax in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows the two-story Mediterranean Revival-style theater. The walls of the theater are brick and the roof is covered in...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • ca. 2000
    • Isis Theater

    • View of the Isis Theater at 1722 Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The three-story building has an ornate facade and marquee. Signs on buildings read: "Dr. Murphy's Root Beer," "The West Cigar," "Vitagraph," and "The Nanking Chinese Chop...
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    • [1913]
    • 2100 Stout St., Denver

    • View of a two story brick commercial building at 2100 Stout Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Marquee style signs read: "Western Service & Supply Inc.," "Century Theatre," and "Theatre Equipment, Auditorium Seating, Disco...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1981, February
    • Victory Theater at night

    • Night view of the Victory Theater in Denver, Colorado; neon signs and marquee read: "Victory, Girls, Fun For Adults Only, Girlesque, Acapulco Uncensored, Big Sin City, Spicy Films," and "Discount Credit Jewelers."
    • Whitworth, John.
    • 1969 July 27
    • Denver Theater

    • People crowd the entrance of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado; the marquee has electric lights and signs: "Cool Washed Air," "Donnelly James," "Lester Harding," "Helen Marie Briscoe," and "Frank Capra's Lost Horizon, with Ronald Coleman."
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    • [1937]
    • Denver Theater

    • View of the corner of 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows a store with a sign: "Skaggs Drug Center," the Denver Theater entrance at 510 16th Street, a marquee that reads: "Disney's Three Lives of Thomasina," cars, and...
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    • 1964 July
    • 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
    • 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]
    • The Midway, East Avenue, Omaha

    • View of the East Avenue from the Grand Plaza during the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha, (Douglas County) Nebraska. Shows a theater marquee that reads: "The Dancing Girl Illusion." People sit at tables in an open dining area...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1898]
    • 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]
    • Denver Theaters Fox Mayan 110 Broadway

    • View of the Mayan Theater at 110 Broadway in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The four-story building has an ornate theater facade and a marquee that reads: "Bebe Daniels, 'My Past' and Ben Lyon Lewis Stone Comedy 'His Error' 'Novelty'...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1931 June 30
    • Leadville, Harrison Avenue

    • This view looking north on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes a portion of old Lake County Courthouse after the July fire. Construction men work to brace the remaining structure. Landmark buildings include the American National Bank,...
    • Fisher, Theodore.
    • [1942]
    • Unique Theater, Salida

    • Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, the Unique Theater features a cornice, pediment, plain stucco front, and sign: "Unique," attached to a marquee that reads: "Whos Afraid of Virginia Woolf," "in Technicolor and Cartoon." Parked cars on First Street...
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    • 1967
    • Orpheum theater

    • Nighttime view of a crowd at the entrance to the Orpheum theater at 1537 Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the marquee reads: "RKO Orpheum 15 Hit Tunes 2 Love Stories Fred Astaire Red Sketlton Vera Ellen Arlene Dahl A...
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    • 1950 September 22
    • Tabor Building

    • View of the Tabor theater 16th (Sixteenth) Street entrance in Denver, Colorado. Marquee reads: "Careless Age," "with Loretta Young and Douglas Fairbanks," and "All Talking."
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    • 1929 September 19
    • The Stars Came Out

    • People crowd the entrance of the Denver Theater at 1545 Glenarm Place in Denver, Colorado; band members wear helmets, and the neon marquee reads: "Kit Carson," and "Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum."
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    • 1940 August 27
    • 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]
    • Denver Theater demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado. The marquee hangs in pieces.
    • Thiel, Halei.
    • 1980 June 7
    • Cooper Building, Denver

    • View of the Cooper Building at the northwest corner of 17th (1009 Seventeenth) and Curtis streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. The building was designed by Frank E. Edbrooke in 1892 and was named for former Gov. Job A. Cooper. Canvas awnings hang...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1896 and 1897?]
    • They didn't wait long

    • View of the 16th (Sixteenth) Street entrance of the Tabor Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows children and teenagers in line, and the marquee: "Wallace Beery & Jackie Cooper O'Shaugnessy's Boy - Sanami & Michi - Alexander Bros."
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    • 1935 December 24
    • Mayan Theater, Denver

    • View of the Art Deco style Mayan Theater (Montana S. Fallis, architect, 1930) at 110 Broadway Street in the Speer Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The four story building is stone clad with Pre-Columbian motifs and a bas relief of a ritual...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1987 April
    • Ogden Theater

    • View of the Ogden Theater on Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The two-story building has a tile roof and a marquee that reads: "James Garner Debbie Reynolds 'How Sweet It Is' 'No Way To Treat A Lady.'"
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    • [1968]
    • The main street, Leadville, Colorado

    • A variety of signs hang perpendicular to buildings and are large as part of the automobile age in advertising. On the right side, there are "G.Z. Garage Storage," "Texaco, gasoline, motor oil," "Cities Service," "Hotel Vendome," "Bus Depot,"...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • [between 1935 and 1941]
    • Orpheum theater

    • View of the Orpheum theater at 1537 Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. An effigy labeled "Old Man Depression" hangs from the marquee. Signs read: "Good Times Are Here!" and "Orpheum Opens Soon Big Event All Denver Is Waiting For Great RKO...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1930]
    • Baker Theatre - built in 1890, razed in Dec. 1940

    • View of the Baker theater at 1441 Lawrence Street in Denver, Colorado; electric signs and marquee read: "Baker Theatre," "Yes Sunday Matinee Nov. 3, The Stockwell MacGregor Co." and "Franklyn Underwood in Nat Goodwin and Maxine Elliot's Greatest...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]

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