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    • 1928 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.4

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1928
    • 1930 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.6

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1930
    • 1931 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.7

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1931
    • 1933 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.9

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1933
    • Central Christian Church

    • View of Central Christian Church at 16th (Sixteenth) Avenue and Lincoln Street in Denver, Colorado; it has a neon sign. A car is at the curb.
    • Central Christian Church (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933 August 2
    • Post crowds

    • People crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado. A banner on an office building reads: "Welcome 42nd Street Stars." Storefront letters read: "Woolworth's," and a neon sign reads: "Pool, Hotel." A...
    • Denver Post--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933 February 23
    • 1934 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.10

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1934
    • 1935 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.11

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1935
    • Brown Palace

    • Smoke rises from the gutted Casanova Lounge at the Brown Palace Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) Street and Broadway in Denver, Colorado; neon letters top windows by street lamps and a fire truck.
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1935 May 20
    • 1936 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.12

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1936
    • 1937 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.13

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1937
    • Citizens' Mission

    • View of a rooming house in Denver, Colorado, at 1617 Larimer Street; shows a stucco building. Neon sign and lettering on an automobile read: "Citizens' Mission Val Higgins - Supt," and "Colorado Neon Sign Co."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • 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.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1939
    • 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."
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Motion picture premieres--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 August 27
    • General Electric [sic] trolley coach, night

    • Pedestrians walk down a sidewalk near the Denver Theater at 510 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. The illuminated theater marquee reads: "Betty Grable," "Son of the Islands," and "Canal Zone." A driver sits behind the wheel of a J.G....
    • Buses, Electrics--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Marquees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Armistice Day

    • Parade on Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, includes bunting, a jeep and soldiers in uniforms with helmets and garrison caps. They are identified as Brigadier General Brittenham (artillery), G. L. Moseley, Major General...
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1940-1950.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Children--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1940-1950.; Military officers--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1940-1950.; Military parades &...
    • 1942
    • First Baptist Church 1942 Directory

    • Directory produced by the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the directory is: a list of member, past and present, along with their address in and out of the Denver area, the Churches By-Laws and advertisements from local Denver...
    • Eha, Walter R. (Walter Ralph), 1891-1978--Archives.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942
    • Baur's downtown Denver

    • View of Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado; pedestrians include men in uniform, women, and children. Cars are at the curb; neon signs read: "Baur's Restaurant," "The Sota Zar Denver's Soda Bar," "Hotel Regent," "Chop Suey," and "Rialto Theater." A...
    • Baur's (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Confectioneries--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1943 August
    • Home Transit, Inc. Birney 95 at end of line, "Victory Bonds."

    • Home Transit, Inc. interurban streetcar number 95 sits at the end of the line in New Albany (Floyd County), Indiana; lettering on the car reads: "Buy War Bonds," "State & Vin.," and Home Transit, Inc." Men stand by the door of the car; a flatbed...
    • Home Transit, Inc. (New Albany, Ind.)--1940-1950.; New Albany (Ind.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Indiana--New Albany--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Indiana--New Albany--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Indiana--New Albany--1940-1950.;...
    • 1945 December 17
    • U.I.C. car 514 and 602 trailer Preston, Idaho.

    • Utah Idaho Central Railroad interurban streetcars 514 (with sunburst design) and 602 wait in Preston (Franklin County), Idaho. Shows automobiles, a grain silo, rain wet pavement, and a round neon sign that reads: "Utah Idaho Central Railroad."
    • Utah Idaho Central Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Preston (Idaho)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Idaho--Preston--1940-1950.; Puddles--Idaho--Preston--1940-1950.; Streets--Idaho--Preston--1940-1950.
    • 1945 October 16
    • WCF&N Waterloo sta. Iowa and car # 100 at rt.

    • Waterloo Cedar Falls and Northern Railroad interurban streetcar 100 sits at the station in Waterloo (Bremer County), Iowa. Girls and a woman stand at the door of the stucco building; a neon sign reads "Depot W. C. F. & N. Ry." A painted sign reads:...
    • Waterloo, Cedar Falls, & Northern Railroad Co.--1940-1950.; Waterloo (Iowa)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Iowa--Waterloo--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Waterloo--1940-1950.
    • 1945 October 3
    • Marine Grill

    • Men and women raise glasses behind the bar at the Marine Grill in Denver, Colorado; condiments are by a countertop jukebox music selector. Liquor bottles are lined up by a neon sign: "Coors On Tap."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bars--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; People--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Restaurant workers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1946 November 10
    • Cripple Creek, 1948

    • View of Imperial Hotel, 123 North Third (3rd) Street, north towards Saint Nicholas Hospital, on northwest corner of Eaton and 3rd Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; hotel is a single detached three-story rectangular flat roof brick building with a...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 464, south Alamosa, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 464 (2-8-2 with coal tender) vents smoke at south Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a neon sign: "Narrow Gauge Motel - Open," mountains, and a billboard: "Mercury."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW (2-8-2')s 483, 492, south Alamosa, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 483 and 492 (2-8-2's) with a consist of box cars, vent smoke near Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a neon sign: "Narrow Gauge Motel - Hobby Shop - Open," mountains, and a billboard: "Dodge Simpson...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Signs (Notices)--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • Larimer Street businesses

    • View of Larimer Street (1600 block) in Denver, Colorado; pedestrians (some Black, African American) walk by a sculpture of a cherub. One man uses crutches. Neon signs read: "Gold Nugget Tap Room," "Ginn Mill," "M & M Sporting Goods," "CAC Gym," and...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bars--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1950 April
    • Edgewater, Colorado, 50th anniversary

    • A pickup truck marked "Apex Neon and & Sign Co." serves as the float for the Fire Department in Edgewater, Jefferson County, Colorado, as part of the parade celebrating the town's fiftieth anniversary in 1951. Four charter members, firemen since...
    • Edgewater (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Anniversaries--Colorado--Edgewater--1950-1960.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Edgewater--1950-1960.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Edgewater--1950-1960.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Edgewater--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Hamill House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Hamill House, located at the corner of Argentine and Third (3rd) Streets in Georgetown, Colorado. The house was built by Joseph Watson and acquired by William A. Hamill in 1874. Between 1874 and 1881 he made various additions...
    • Hamill, William A. (William Arthur), 1836-1904--Homes & haunts.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1980.; Sunspaces--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1980.
    • 1951
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-02244-014-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-02244-014-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Automobiles are parked outside the Narrow Gauge Motel in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The motel has wide overhanging eaves and a low pitched roof. A large neon sign, with railroad signal lanterns attached to the sides, reads: "Narrow Gauge...
    • Narrow Gauge Motel (Alamosa, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Neon signs--Colorado--Alamosa County--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Motels--Colorado--Alamosa County--1950-1960.
    • 1952 July
    • Public Service Co.

    • Nighttime view of the Gas & Electric Building used by Public Service Company at 15th (Fifteenth) and Champa Streets in Denver, Colorado. The building is decorated with light bulbs. Neon signs read: "TV Videoland," "Colo. Seed Co.," "Bowling,"...
    • Public Service Company of Colorado--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Electric signs--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Lighting--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Public utility...
    • 1953
    • Aurora

    • Nighttime view of probably Colfax Avenue in Aurora (Adams and Arapahoe Counties), Colorado. Neon signs on buildings read: "Colo. Cafe," "Liquors," and "Yucca."
    • Aurora (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Electric signs--Colorado--Aurora--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Aurora--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Aurora--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Elitchs [sic]

    • Nighttime view of an amusement park ride at Elitch Gardens in Denver, Colorado. Neon lights outline the ride. A sign reads: "Spitfire."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Amusement rides--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Electric signs--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Entrance at Elitch's

    • Nighttime view of the entrance to Elitch Gardens at 38th (Thirty-eighth) Avenue and Tennyson Street in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The entryway is decorated with neon lights.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Electric signs--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Gates--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1954
    • 16th & Arapahoe, west Daniels & Fisher bldg.

    • View of pedestrians are on 16th (Sixteenth) Street sidewalks in Denver, Colorado; shows cars and truck, brick and stone commercial buildings, and the Daniels and Fisher Building. Neon signs and posterboards read: "Geo. R. Curzon Home of Clothes...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1957
    • Post, old buildings exteriors

    • View of a scoreboard light panel at the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in Denver, Colorado. Minute timers read "IBM" above neon letters that read: "The Denver Post Sports Voice of the Rocky Mountain Empire."
    • Denver Post--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Scoreboards--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1957 March 26
    • 1865-1959, Zion Baptist Church, precentennial booklet.

    • Pre-Centennial booklet produced by Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a history of the church, photographs of different members of the congregations from various years, different clubs, committees, and organizations...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; Baptists--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1959
    • Cripple Creek - 1960 Imperial Hotel

    • Exterior side view of restored Imperial Hotel, Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; single detached three-story rectangular flat roof brick commercial building has a covered entryway advertising Imperial Hotel, storeroom windows, cornice with...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Conservation & restoration--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960- 1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Laffite restaurant

    • View of a restaurant at 1404 Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado; neon sign reads: "Laffite Cocktails Oyster Bar Sea Food." A truck is at the curb.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1961
    • YMCA Littleton Branch

    • This three-story brick clubhouse in Littleton, Colorado, has a flat roof and wooden doors on the first floor. Plate glass windows are on all levels; some of them are boarded over. Metal and neon letters on the roof read: "YMCA."
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Young Men's Christian Association (Littleton, Colo.)
    • 1961?
    • Tabor Theater photo by Bill Johnson, Staff Photographer, Denver Post.

    • View of the Tabor theater 16th (Sixteenth) Street entrance in Denver, Colorado. Marquee below neon signs reads: "Peliculas en Espanol de Jueves a Domingo, Estrenos Viernes y Domingo."
    • Tabor Grand Opera House (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Marquees--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1963 December 29
    • Jackson House

    • View of the Jackson Hotel, Poncha Springs, Chaffee County Colorado, shows the two-story cross gabled building with a balcony. Gasoline pumps flank a neon and plastic sign: "Cafe," "Phillips 66." Other signs read: "Camp Eats," "Poncha Springs Hotel...
    • Jackson Hotel (Poncha Springs, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Poncha Springs (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Poncha Springs--1960-1970.
    • 1965
    • Rice's Tap Room and Oven Bill of Sale

    • Bill of Sale by of Rice's Tap Room and Oven by Otha Rice to K&C Lounge.
    • Bars--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1965 January 1
    • W. Alameda - west of river

    • View of South Platte River flood damage in Denver, Colorado; shows a West Alameda Avenue storefront, broken windows, debris, and a neon sign: "Radio." Address reads: "1302."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1965 June 16
    • Cherry Creek shopping center

    • View of businesses at the Cherry Creek shopping center in Denver, Colorado; Plexiglas and neon channel letters read: "Luby's Cafeteria," "Komac Paint," and "Rudolph Diamonds."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Shopping centers--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1968 November
    • Political rally 2650 E. 45th Av.

    • View of a political rally in downtown Denver, Colorado. Men sit on a wooden platform in front of a large fabric scrim, one man stands at a podium, flags and political posters decorate the platform and men with television or movie cameras are on the...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Political parades & rallies.; Spectators.
    • 1968 Sept. 26
    • 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."
    • Victory Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Burlesque shows--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Electric signs--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1969 July 27
    • Gold Nugget Grill and Elite Liquors, Denver

    • View of 1623 and 1627 (Elite Liquors) Larimer Street in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Gold Nugget Grill is at 1623 Larimer Street, (constructed in 1880), the building is a four-story Italianate-style commercial structure...
    • Elite Liquors (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Gold Nugget Grill (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Larimer Street (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Union Station neighborhood (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Commercial facilities.; Liquor...
    • 1972
    • Joe's Cave, Denver

    • View of Joe's Cave, a bar located at 75 Federal Boulevard in the Barnum neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a single-story, stucco-covered, brick building with a flat roof, pilasters and a shaped parapet. A large vertical neon sign over the...
    • Joe's Cave (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Barnum (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Electric signs.; Joe's Cave (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Bars (Drinking...
    • 1973
    • Keg Buffet

    • View of the facade of the Keg Buffet, a bar located at 619 18th (Eighteenth) Street in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. The building has prominent electric neon sign with a barrel, the sign reads "Keg Buffet." A strip of light...
    • Keg Buffet (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Electric signs.; Keg Buffet (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Bars (Drinking...
    • 1973

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