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    • Cosmopolitan Branch

    • Interior view at the Community Vocational Center at the Cosmopolitan Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; a Black (African American) woman shows the card catalog to children. Book shelf sign reads: "Young People's Collection."
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    • [between 1933 and 1940?]
    • Women dancers

    • Women tap dancers, in midriff tops, shorts and tap shoes, pose on a stage probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Women near a building

    • A group of three women pose near a building in Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a tower and arched windows.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Amid song and prayer

    • Colorado Woman's Christian Temperance union members pose in Denver, Colorado; they are (L to R): Nina Bear (Treasurer), Mrs. C. Minker, (Recording Secretary), Adrianna Hungerford (President), Bertha E. Teller (Vice President), and Sadie R. Jones...
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    • 1939, October 10
    • Two women

    • Interior portrait of two unidentified woman, one is seated at a table, the other stands, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Rocky Mountain News employees

    • Interior view of women, in an informal pose at a desk, in the Rocky Mountain News building at 1720 Welton Street in Denver, Colorado. A typewriter and phone are on the desk and calendars hang on the wall.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [1935]
    • Outdoor portrait of a family

    • A family poses outdoors, probably in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses and necklaces. The man wears a suit and tie.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Denver Public Library extension department

    • Women who include Veasta Hurianek, Cora Cook, and Ethel Holdorf Germonprez work in the extension department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Boxes of catalog...
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    • [1937?]
    • Outdoor portrait of a family

    • A family poses outdoors, probably in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses and necklaces. The man wears a suit, tie, and straw hat.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Woman at a mirror

    • A woman poses indoors near a mirror in Denver, Colorado. A flower arrangement and a candle are nearby.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Stover Candy factory

    • Interior portrait of employees at Mrs. Stover's Candy factory, in Denver, Colorado; women wear caps and pose with cakes and chocolate truffles.
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    • 1932 July 24
    • North Presbyterian Church

    • Members of the North Presbyterian Church who include (top row): James Crabb, Glenn, Hopkins, LeRoy Elsen [?] (Director), Vernon Smith, A. J. Chamberlin, John Schwarz, Reginald Gorham [?], LeRoy Smith (second row): Mrs. Jero [?] Schwarz, Mrs....
    • Loop Photo Company.
    • 1932
    • Woman indoors

    • A woman, wearing glasses, poses near a Buddha on a pedestal in a house. A mirror, flower arrangement, and a candle are nearby.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Woman poses indoors

    • A woman sits on the arm of a couch in a house in Denver, Colorado. She wears a flapper style dress, high heels, her hair in a "marcelled" style and eye glasses. A Buddha on a pedestal and a candle are nearby.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Group

    • A group poses in wool or fur winter coats with hats and luggage, one man holds a cane, probably in front of Union Station, Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
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    • Christmas party

    • Men, women, and children pose near a decorated Christmas tree at a party possibly in Denver, Colorado. A sign on a nearby door reads: "Ladies".
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Possibly a band leader

    • A man poses with women dancers in matching costumes and shoes inside a revolving tube ride at Lakeside Amusement Park in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Woman poses indoors

    • A woman poses in a house in Denver, Colorado. She wears a sun hat and a flapper style dress A flower arrangement, lamp, and candle are nearby.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Some of the present tenants of the old building

    • View of women and children in Denver, Colorado, in (probably) the Ninth Avenue and Tejon Street area (Lincoln Park Neighborhood). A boy holds books, girls wear print dresses and braids.
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    • [between 1935 and 1939?]
    • Frances Melrose on Harry's left

    • At a party, Frances Melrose (with corsage) laughs while Harry M. Rhoads is kissed on the cheek by other women. Elizabeth "Liz" Wyner with glasses is behind Harry. Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [ca. 1953]
    • Colorado Museum of Natural History display

    • A man and woman examine an exhibit at the Colorado Museum of Natural History in Denver, Colorado. A diorama features a covered wagon, people, horses, and an adobe building with vigas and a balcony.
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    • [between 1933 and 1939?]
    • In Denver, Civic Center Capitol Building in background.

    • Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson with members of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel gather on Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. "Sister Aimee" wears a white nurse uniform with a blue cape.
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    • August 12, 1937
    • In Denver, Civic Center

    • Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson with members of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel gather on Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. "Sister Aimee" wears a white nurse uniform with a blue cape and talks with a policeman and another man.
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    • August 12, 1937
    • Ladies sewing class

    • Women work on sewing projects at the Rude Park Community Center, 1285 Decatur Street, in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the walls read: "Smoking Prohibited" and "Welcome Buddies".
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    • February, 1934
    • Colorado Statesman liquor store interior

    • Chinese women and an African-American man stand behind the counter of a liquor store in Denver, Colorado. Liquor bottles and displays read: "Cream of Kentucky," "Old Quaker," "Wilken Family," "Coca-Cola," and "Golden Wedding".
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1937 September
    • W.H. Kistler Stationery Co, interior

    • Interior view of the W.H. Kistler Stationery Company sales area at the store at 1536 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The large open room has pillars, display cases and racks, wall shelving, a card catalog, desks, a cashiers cage, and a free...
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    • D & F hairdressing room

    • Interior view of the Daniels and Fisher Stores Company, in Denver, Colorado; shows women at tables with mirrors, cosmetics, flowers, and an ash tray.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1934 June 15
    • Parade on Broadway

    • Members of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, founded by Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, parade south on Broadway, past R. R. Hall Inc. Cadillac, LaSalle Sales and Service, Denver, Colorado. Banners read: "Aimee Semple McPherson,...
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    • August 12, 1937
    • Speer Memorial Bell

    • A woman poses next to the memorial bells donated by his Mrs. Kate A. Speer in memory of her husband Mayor Robert Speer. The bells and a clock were placed in the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1935]
    • Amelia Earhart in Denver

    • Mrs. Carlos L. Reavis of Denver hands a bouquet of flowers to Amelia Earhart, on Earhart's arrival in a Beech Nut autogiro, Denver, Colorado. Five other women stand nearby.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • June 3, 1931
    • Woman having her Social Security number "tattoed" (sic)

    • Interior view of a tattoo parlor in Denver, Colorado; shows a man with a tattoo gun and a woman with numbers inked on her back. The woman holds a Social Security card; art and designs cover the walls.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1934?
    • Mr. Rhoads and friends

    • Mr. Rhoads poses with a group of unidentified women in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [1930?]
    • Public library books for blind

    • Women pose in the books-for-the-blind department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One woman holds a braille book while the other stands near a record player and a talking book package that reads: "Free Sound...
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    • Soldiers with dates

    • Army officers in dress uniform pose with women in formal dresses, probably in Denver, Colorado. The couples stand on a dance floor.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Order department

    • Women work at desks in the order department of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and book shelves and posters that read: "Great Western Railroad" and...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
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    • Children's Ward, Colorado General Hospital

    • A group of children and a woman sit at a table and read in the Children's Ward at Colorado General Hospital, University of Colorado Medical Center (University of Colorado Health Science Center) in Denver, Colorado. Coloring books, crayons, and a...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Public library order department

    • Women who include Susie Campbell and Gladys Drotleff work with books in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One women removes books from a box with lettering that reads: "Kendrick-Bellamy Co....
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    • Denver Public Library order department

    • Women work at desks in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Typewriters and books are on the women's desks. One woman talks on the telephone. Bookshelves are along the walls.
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    • Public library order department

    • Women who include Susie Campbell and Gladys Drotleff work with books in the order department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. One women removes books from a box with lettering that reads: "Kendrick-Bellamy Co....
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    • Public library readers advisors

    • Women consult a card catalog drawer at the Readers' Advisor's desk in the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. A file cabinet and staircase are nearby.
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    • Denver Theater premiere of "Silver Dollar"

    • View of people at a premiere of the movie "Silver Dollar," at the Denver Theater, in Denver, Colorado. A woman models a costume used in the biographical film about Baby Doe Tabor.
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    • 1932, December 2
    • Public library reference dept.

    • Doris Wells, Emmy Lou Bennett, and Lorene Scott sit at a desk and stand near a card catalog in the open shelf room in the John Cotton Dana room at the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of...
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    • Public library work room

    • Women repair books at tables in the work room at the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Bookcases, a calendar, and wastebasket are nearby.
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    • Pre-school

    • Teachers and students of the Rude Park Community Center pre-school pose outdoors at 1285 Decatur Street in Denver, Colorado. Handwritten on the back of the image: "Miss Sally Wilson, Miss Francis Fullenweder [?], Mrs. William Robinson (Jane...
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    • February, 1935
    • Woman getting a "tattoo"

    • Interior view of a tattoo parlor in Denver, Colorado; shows a man with a tattoo gun and a woman with numbers inked on her leg. The woman holds a Social Security card and wears high heels; art and designs cover the walls.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1934?
    • Girls "B-B" club

    • A member of a club reads from a peice of paper at the Rude Park Community Center, 1285 Decatur Street, Denver, Colorado. Signs on the wall read: "Fernandez Post" and "Rules Smoking is not allowed in the house. Gambling is not allowed in the house...
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    • February, 1934
    • Firemen's Santa Claus shop

    • Men and women pose by a doll and toy display in Denver, Colorado. Charity drive items include a sled, fire truck, stroller, bicycle, hobby horse, plush bunny, and signs: "York, Gallup, Matron's Qts, and Taborettes." Outfits include hats, ribbons,...
    • Lindevall, Oscar E.
    • [1938]
    • Denver Public Library Civic Center extension department

    • Women work in the Extension Department of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Piles of books are on a worktable. One woman stands near a group of drawers labeled with names of library branches that include: "Dickinson,...
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    • [1937]
    • Edward & Mabel Costigan

    • Interior view of home with Edward and Mabel Costigan, Denver, Colorado. Shows: lamps, curtains, candles, books, furniture, carpet.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [1930?]

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