View of the Alta Court (formerly the Altamaha Apartment Building - 1902; George Boettcher) at 1490 Lafayette Street (1300-1326 East Colfax Avenue) in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. This three-story brick Italian Renaissance Revival has a flat roof and three bay facade. The center bay is recessed and has an arcade on the first floor and a balcony on the second floor. The third story has an open balcony with balustrade. A plaque on the top of the bay reads: "Alta." The two outer bays are projecting. Other features include quoins, a rusticated stone foundation, balconies, and different window treatments on each floor. A sign on the second floor reads: "What is in the Alta? 832-7294" "Cafe Alta" "Riddle Development Co." "Williams Design" "Davis & Brandeberry Assoc." "Kinetics Fitness Studio" "Slick Hair Salon" "PSL Foundation" "The Rose Ladies" "The Beach."
Scanned image from loaned collection.; Title and content derived from inventory prepared by Jacquelyn Ainlay-Conley.; Digitization sponsored by the Kenneth King Foundation.; Additional information provided by user. R7001514028
1 photographic print ; 13 x 18 cm. (5 x 7 in.)
Is Part Of
Tom Noel photograph collection.; Tom Noel photograph collection, notebook L Streets.;
Alta Court (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Commercial facilities.; Historic buildings.; Alta Court (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial buildings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Denver (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
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Yes (digital reproduction)
Type of Material
Black-and-white prints (photographs); Photographic prints.; Imaged.; Image