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    • 1452 Detroit

    • This gray stone Victorian in the Romanesque Revival style was constructed of rusticated rhyolite from the Castle Rock area. It is believed to be designed by the famed architect, William Lang, designer of the Molly Brown House and Castle Marne. It...
    • Ooms, Frank
    • 2004
    • 1894

    • View east across East Plum Creek towards Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colorado, includes: Castle Rock (a rhyolite lava rock formation), the 1889 courthouse with thirty foot central tower, Saint (St.) Francis of Assisi, Catholic Church, wood frame...
    • Hincke, Charles L.
    • 1894
    • A Brief History of Auraria

    • Booklet produced for the twentieth anniversary of the Auraria Campus. Booklet discusses the evolution and history of the Auraria neighborhood as well as the Auraria Campus.
    • Fetter, Rosemary.
    • 1997
    • Adolph Zang House

    • View of the Adolph J. Zang House (William Lang; 1889), also known as the "Gargoyle House," at 1532 Emerson Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a tall, narrow, detached townhouse with a rough-faced stone...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1995
    • Architectural elements on the Castle Rock First National Bank building

    • Photograph of the underside of the eaves and or sculptural details on the First National Bank building in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1904 building employs rhyolite, an igneous rock quarried in the Castle Rock area, on its two street-side facades. ...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1994 March
    • Aug. 30, '97, Castle Rock, Douglas Co.

    • View north along standard and narrow gauge railroad tracks of Denver and Rio Grande Western and Colorado and Southern towards Castle Rock, a rhyolite lava rock formation, Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colorado, includes a small gabled residence with...
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    • August 30, 1897
    • Back door of the Keystone Hotel in Castle Rock

    • Exterior photograph of the back entrance to the Keystone Hotel in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1901 two-story commercial building, along with its 1910 addition, served as a social hub of the community. For many years it was the only hotel in town,...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995
    • Back of Castle Rock Elementary School

    • Exterior photograph of the back of the Castle Rock Elementary School and its play ground, located in Castle Rock, Colorado. Completed in 1897, the two-story building includes a round arched entrance, bell cast roof, bracketed eaves, and tower. It...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1984 July
    • Benjamin Hammer House

    • Exterior photograph of the front of the Benjamin Hammer or George Alexander house in Castle Rock, Colorado. One of Castle Rock's earliest stone houses, this Italianate building was constructed in 1887 of colorful local rhyolite stone quarried from...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1992 September
    • Benjamin Hammer House

    • Exterior photograph of the back of the Benjamin Hammer or George Alexander house in Castle Rock, Colorado. One of Castle Rock's earliest stone houses, this Italianate building was constructed in 1887 of colorful local rhyolite stone quarried from...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1992 September
    • Benjamin Hammer House

    • Exterior photograph of the side of the Benjamin Hammer or George Alexander house in Castle Rock, Colorado. One of Castle Rock's earliest stone houses, this Italianate building was constructed in 1887 of colorful local rhyolite stone quarried from...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1992 September
    • Benjamin Hammer house entrance and balcony

    • Exterior photograph of and entrance and balcony to the Benjamin Hammer or George Alexander house in Castle Rock, Colorado. One of Castle Rock's earliest stone houses, this Italianate building was constructed in 1887 of colorful local rhyolite...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1992 September
    • Benjamin Hammer house with yard

    • Exterior photograph of the Benjamin Hammer or George Alexander house, its yard, and street, in Castle Rock, Colorado. One of Castle Rock's earliest stone houses, this Italianate building was constructed in 1887 of colorful local rhyolite stone...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1992 September
    • Castle Rock cemetery, poor condition, Jan. 31, 35

    • View of the unkept Castle Rock cemetery, Douglas County, Colorado includes: stone and marble gravestones with crosses, obelisks, column-like pillars with finials, low wedge-shape, and upright rectangular shapes. Some have small American flags on...
    • King, M.
    • January 31, 1935
    • Castle Rock Elementary School

    • Exterior photograph of Castle Rock Elementary School, located in Castle Rock, Colorado. Completed in 1897, the two-story building includes a round arched entrance, bell cast roof, bracketed eaves, and tower. It was built of locally quarried...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1984 July
    • Castle Rock Elementary School

    • Exterior photograph of the Castle Rock Elementary School, located in Castle Rock, Colorado. Completed in 1897, the two-story building includes a round arched entrance, bell cast roof, bracketed eaves, and tower. It was built of locally quarried...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1984 July
    • Castle Rock Elementary School entrance

    • Exterior photograph of the entrance to the Castle Rock Elementary School, located in Castle Rock, Colorado. Completed in 1897, the two-story building includes a round arched entrance, bell cast roof, bracketed eaves, and tower. It was built of...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1984 July
    • Castle Rock Elementary School main entrance

    • Exterior photograph of the entrance to the Castle Rock Elementary School, located in Castle Rock, Colorado. Completed in 1897, the two-story building includes a round arched entrance, bell cast roof, bracketed eaves, and tower. It was built of...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1984 July
    • Castle Rock First National Bank entrance

    • Photograph of the entrance of the First National Bank in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1904 building employs rhyolite, an igneous rock quarried in the Castle Rock area, on its two street-side facades. Similar to granite in appearance and...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1994 March
    • Castle Rock, Col., natural formation of rocks, Jan. 1894

    • View north beside the standard and narrow gauge railroad tracks of Denver and Rio Grande Western and Colorado and Southern towards Castle Rock, a rhyolite lava rock formation, in Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colorado, includes gabled wood frame...
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    • 1894
    • Castle Rock, Colorado

    • View north along standard and narrow gauge railroad tracks of Denver and Rio Grande and Colorado and Southern towards Castle Rock, a rhyolite lava rock formation, Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colorado, includes a one-story false front and...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Christ Methodist Episcopal Church

    • Exterior photograph of the Christ Methodist Episcopal Church located in Denver, Colorado. Denver architect Frank E. Kidder designed the Gothic Revival church building which opened in 1891. The stone building is composed of gray rhyolite trimmed...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1996 January
    • Christ Methodist Episcopal Church

    • Exterior photograph of the Christ Methodist Episcopal Church located in Denver, Colorado. Denver architect Frank E. Kidder designed the Gothic Revival church building which opened in 1891. The stone building is composed of gray rhyolite trimmed...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1996 January
    • Christ Methodist Episcopal Church

    • Exterior photograph of the Christ Methodist Episcopal Church located in Denver, Colorado. Denver architect Frank E. Kidder designed the Gothic Revival church building which opened in 1891. The stone building is composed of gray rhyolite trimmed...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1996 January
    • Christ Methodist Episcopal Church

    • Exterior photograph of the Christ Methodist Episcopal Church located in Denver, Colorado. Denver architect Frank E. Kidder designed the Gothic Revival church building which opened in 1891. The stone building is composed of gray rhyolite trimmed...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1996 January
    • Christ Methodist Episcopal Church

    • Exterior photograph of the Christ Methodist Episcopal Church located in Denver, Colorado. Denver architect Frank E. Kidder designed the Gothic Revival church building which opened in 1891. The stone building is composed of gray rhyolite trimmed...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1996 January
    • College of the Sacred Heart

    • A view of the College of the Sacred Heart located between West 50th (Fiftieth) Parkway and 53rd (Fifty-third) Avenue in north Denver, Colorado. The college was renamed Regis College in 1921 to honor a 17th century French Jesuit. The three story...
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    • [1889]
    • Corner of the First National Bank building in Castle Rock

    • Photograph of the corner entrance of the First National Bank in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1904 building employs rhyolite, an igneous rock quarried in the Castle Rock area, on its two street-side facades. Similar to granite in appearance and...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1994 March
    • Curry-Chucovich House

    • View of the front and side elevation of the office of attorney Walter L. Gerash at 1439 Court Place in the Central Business District neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. This former residence, known as the Curry- Chucovich House was designed by...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2000
    • Denver & Rio Grande Railway Depot, Colorado Springs, Colo.

    • Partial view of the facade of the Denver and Rio Grande Passenger Depot located at 10 South Sierra Madre Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado. The building is an example of Queen Ann style architecture and is constructed of rhyolite and sandstone...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2001
    • Denver Inner City Parish

    • View of the Denver Inner City Parish at 910 Galapago Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a stone (rhyolite) Gothic Revival church (1882) with a steeply pitched gable composition roof. There is a bell tower on the...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2009
    • Douglas County High School. Castle Rock, Colo.

    • Black and white postcard of Douglas County High School (1911-1960), Castle Rock, CO "M187 High School, Castle Rock, Colo. 1925" Currently the Douglas County School District Administration building on Wilcox Street. The first structure on this site...
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    • 1925
    • Dunning Benedict House

    • View of the facade and south elevation of the Richardsonian Romanesque style Dunning-Benedict House (1889: William Lang, architect) at 1200 Pennsylvania Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood (Pennsylvania Street Historic District), Denver,...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1998
    • Dunning Benedict House

    • View of the facade and south elevation of the Richardsonian Romanesque style Dunning-Benedict House (1889: William Lang, architect) at 1200 Pennsylvania Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood (Pennsylvania Street Historic District), Denver,...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1975
    • El Paso County Court House, Colorado Springs, Colo.

    • View of the facade of the El Paso County Court House located at 215 South Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Designed by local architect, August j. Smith, the three-story Renaissance Revival structure features a foundation of rough-cut...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2002
    • Explorations in Nevada & Arizona; water rhyolites, near Logan Springs, Nevada

    • Men and women stand and pose in front of one-story stone buildings with arched doorways and timber roofs in the mining town of Logan (Lincoln County), Nevada. Layered volcanic (rhyolite) rock formations are behind buildings. A structure with a...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [between 1867 and 1871?]
    • Exterior of the Castle Rock First National Bank

    • A reproduction of an undated original photograph of the the First National Bank in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1904 building employs rhyolite, an igneous rock quarried in the Castle Rock area, on its two street-side facades. Similar to granite in...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1994 March
    • First Congregational Church, Colorado Springs, Colo.

    • View of the front facade of the First Congregational Church located at 20 East Saint Vrain Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado. The three-story, Richardsonian Romanesque stone structure is dominated by an oversize square tower with a smaller bell...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2001
    • First Monte Vista Public Library, Monte Vista, Colo.

    • View of the first Monte Vista Public Library located at the corner of Jefferson and 1st Streets, Monte Vista, Colo. Built in 1894, the small, single-story building of rough-faced pink rhyolite has a glazed storefront entry with an etched glass...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1992.
    • First National Bank

    • Photograph of the exterior of the First National Bank in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1904 building employs rhyolite, an igneous rock quarried in the Castle Rock area, on its two street-side facades. Similar to granite in appearance and...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1994 March
    • Front door of the Keystone Hotel in Castle Rock

    • Exterior photograph of the front entrance of the Keystone Hotel in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1901 two-story commercial building, along with its 1910 addition, served as a social hub of the community. For many years it was the only hotel in town,...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1997
    • Gillett, Colorado.

    • View of a Mexican bullfight at Gillett, Teller County, Colorado. A bull is next to the mounted picador, the matador Jose Marrero and two other bullfighters are nearby. Observers are in the stands behind the wood fence; the stands are decorated with...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895 August 24 or 25]
    • Grand Canon of the Yellowstone

    • Panoramic view of rhyolite cliffs and rock walls of Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows fir trees above the canyon and boulders and talus slopes near the Yellowstone River.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1871 and 1878?]
    • Hall of Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colo.

    • View of the Hall of Engineering located on the Colorado School of Mines campus, 15th and Arapahoe Streets, Golden, Colo. The three-story building is constructed from local, red pressed brick and has rhyolite foundations with sandstone trim around...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2001
    • Hugh Mackay House

    • This house built in 1891 by Hugh Mackay is built of rhyolite. Mackay was proud of his Scottish heritage and Scottish thistles are carved in the stone lintel above the front window.
    • Herrick, Cynthia S.
    • 1997
    • John Brisbane Walker house

    • View of the south elevation of the John Brisbane Walker House (1885 : David Cox, Sr.) at 3520 Newton Street in the West Highland neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne style house is constructed of rusticated rhyolite trimmed in red brick....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1995
    • Keyston Hotel in Castle Rock

    • Exterior photograph of the front of the Keystone Hotel in Castle Rock, Colorado. The 1901 two-story commercial building, along with its 1910 addition, served as a social hub of the community. For many years it was the only hotel in town, and a...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1995

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