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    • Pride of the West, in Cunningham Gulch

    • View of Pride of the West mining ore processing buildings in Cunningham Gulch, San Juan County, Colorado; shows concentrator sheds, cribbing, and tailings.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1940.; Pride of the West Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Nevadaville, Colorado 1900

    • The remains of the Ophir Mine stand in the foreground on Quartz Hill in a view looking toward Nevadaville, a mining town in Gilpin County, Colorado. A large wood hoist is in the right foreground. Several buildings remain standing in the town,...
    • Tailings (Metallurgy)--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1950.; Churches--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1950.; Hoisting...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Lincoln School, Alamosa, Colorado

    • The Lincoln School in Alamosa, Alamosa County, Colorado, is a two-story brick building built in 1936-1937 and featuring a hip roof, brick chimney, projecting two-story entry with pediment and half round window, double door entry covered with a...
    • Lincoln School (Alamosa, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1930-1940.
    • [1937]
    • Leadville at 16 below zero

    • This view of snowcovered gabled rooftops in Leadville, Colorado, includes houses with brick chimneys and stovepipes. Three automobiles are on the wide street on the left and the continental divide is in the background.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Snow--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Snowy Leadville street

    • A view of a snow covered street in Leadville, Colorado, includes tire tracks, buildings and the continental divide in the scene. A ditch on the right and snow covered gabled roofs and telephone poles are in the middleground.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Snow--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Snowy rooftops in Leadville

    • This view of snowcovered gabled rooftops with brick chimneys and stovepipes in Leadville, Colorado, includes residences, sheds, barns, and outhouses. A ladder is hung on the shed in the right foreground.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Snow--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Nevadaville, Colorado

    • Several buildings stand along a dirt road in Nevadaville in Gilpin County, Colorado. A sign reading "AHCAT Saloon" hangs from the building in the right midground. A large shadow from a building crosses the dirt road in the foreground. Additional...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bars--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.; Buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.
    • [1916?]
    • Denver policeman shot down

    • A murdered Denver Policeman lies on the sidewalk in front of a Denver residence. Three men and a police officer stand on the lawn of the home.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dead persons--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Homicides--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Police--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • A Century of Baptist Faith: First Baptist Church of Denver

    • Book created by the Fist Baptist Church of Denver regarding the centennial anniversary of the founding of the Church. Included in the book is: a history of the church beginning in 1864, as well as photographs and lists of the different...
    • Eha, Walter R. (Walter Ralph), 1891-1978--Archives.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1963 December
    • Central City Opera House

    • A billboard on the left side of the Opera House entrance reads "Central City Opera House Association, Inc., Sixth Annual Play Festval July 17 to August 7, 1937 Mr. Richard Aldrich Presents Miss Ruth Gordon, Mr. Dennis King, Mr. Walter Slezak, Mr....
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Newest fire house - 1426 Oneida

    • A fire truck is parked by a fire station at 1426 Oneida Street in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The station has corbeled brick and letters: "DFD No. 14 - 1937." .
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Nevadaville W. H. Richards barn built in '60s torn down June 1938 Letcher St. Teamster

    • The W. H. Richards barn, on Letcher Street, in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a dilapidated frame structure with a shed roofed extension. A dwelling and tailings are in the background.
    • Richards, W. H.--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Barns--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • [1937 or 1938?]
    • St. John's Cathedral, Denver, Colo

    • Interior view of a dining hall at St. John's Cathedral (also known as Saint John's Church in the Wilderness and Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist) in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features an open beam ceiling,...
    • Saint John's Cathedral (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cathedrals--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1937 October 18
    • Moffat Filter Plant

    • View of the Moffat Filter Plant in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The building is a three story Art Deco Style structure embellished with decorative terra cotta tiles. Cars are parked nearby; strato cumulus clouds span the sky.
    • Moffat Filter Plant (Lakewood, Colo.)--Buildings--1930-1940.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Waterworks--Colorado--Lakewood--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1940?]
    • Main Street, Nevadaville from W. C. Russell property, cor. King and Main St.

    • View from W. C. Russell property on King Street down Main Street, Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, includes the Williams' house, Redman's and Odd Fellow's Lodges, and the City Hall - Fire Department.
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • December 27, 1937
    • Wilbur Williams House garage

    • Exterior photograph of the garage and back entrance to the Wilbur Williams House located in Boulder, Colorado. In the driveway is a black 1959-1963 Porsche. The 1937 International style brick house, as designed by noted Modernist architect James...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • 1980
    • Paramount Theater

    • Boys and girls crowd into a hallway of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at 16th (Sixteenth) and Glenarm Streets in Denver, Colorado. The children wait to be seated for a free movie.
    • Buell, Temple Hoyne, 1895-1990--Homes & haunts.; Paramount Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1937 December 24
    • Eaton High School Team

    • A track or basketball team at Eaton High School in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, is posed in two rows with the coach in the center of the first row. The players wear warm-up suits, and the coach wears a suit and tie. They are, back row, left to...
    • Eaton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Athletes--Colorado--Eaton--1930-1940.
    • March 14, 1937
    • Walter Llezak, Thorwald in A doll's house, by opera house fence

    • Walter Llezak, poses for a full torso portrait outside of the Opera House fence in Central City, Colorado. His costume includes a knotted rope belt, a bandana around his neck, and a hat. A piece of paper sticks out of his open left pocket. He has...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--1930-1940.; Llezak, Walter.
    • 1937
    • Silver Dollar Saloon Main St Nevadaville

    • Silver Dollar Saloon, on Main Street in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is frame and has a false-front finished with wrinkled tar paper. Double doors remain; the windows are gone. The brick Bon-Ton Saloon adjoins to one side.
    • Bon-Ton Saloon (Nevadaville, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Silver Dollar Saloon (Nevadaville, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Bars--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1937 and 1939?]
    • Calvary Cemetery

    • Mount Calvary Cemetery (later Denver Botanic Gardens), the Catholic section of Mount Prospect Cemetery in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of the City and County of Denver, Colorado, is overgrown with weeds; an obelisk-shaped monument has toppled to...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver Botanic Gardens--1930-1940.; Mount Calvary Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mount Prospect Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Tombs & sepulchral...
    • April 11, 1937
    • Tower

    • A faceted, rough concrete tower at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, has windows with braces; board trim surrounds the top.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Towers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Chef at typewriter

    • The restaurant chef sits at a typewriter inside the kitchen of the Troutdale-in-the-Pines mountain resort, Troutdale, Colorado in Jefferson County. His chef's uniform consists of a neck scarf, apron, and a chef's hat.
    • Troutdale-in-the-Pines (Troutdale, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Troutdale (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cooks--Colorado--Troutdale--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Kitchens--Colorado--Troutdale--1930-1940.; Resorts--Colorado--Troutdale--1930-1940.
    • 1937 June 30
    • Healy House, Leadville, 1937

    • This view to the southeast in Leadville, Colorado, includes the dilapidated west facade of the Healy House Museum, on the northwest corner of Harrison Avenue and East Tenth Street in Leadville, Colorado. The three story wood frame building was...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Healy House State Museum.
    • 1937
    • Sam Jaffe

    • An actor from the Central City Play Festival poses for a full torso portrait on the set of "A Doll's House" in Central City, Colorado. He wears a suit, vest tie, and a watch chain. He stands in front of a false window with draperies decorated with...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Theatrical productions--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Central City Play Festival

    • The renovated Central City Opera House, seen from the east, was described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is constructed of Gilpin County...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Theaters--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [1937]
    • James Sherbondy

    • Career criminal "Mad Dog" Sherbondy reads a newspaper in his prison cell at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. First convicted in 1937 of murdering a Sheriff, Sherbondy died in a shootout on the sidewalk in front of the Denver Post in...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Interiors.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1950-1960.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1950-1960.; Sherbondy, James.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1950
    • Mural decoration above center of proscenium arch, Central City Opera House

    • A square-shaped lyre with olive branches crossed beneath it is painted inside a diamond shaped border in Central City, Colorado. Triangles are painted on each side of the square.
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Activity labelling

    • Using a rubber stamp, this convict at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, applies numbers to pinstriped prison overalls identical to the ones he is wearing. A clipboard is on the table by his hand.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Mural decoration, side of proscenium arch, Central City Opera House

    • A mask lays on a sword, a hatchet, and a ank-shaped object in this painting from the prescenium arch in Central City, Colorado's opera house. A snake-like object winds through the eyes of the mask, and a chain links the sword blade and the hatchet...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Nevadaville old Williams house on Main St.

    • The Williams residence in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is concealed by trees in the front yard. Picket fence lines Main Street; wooden steps span the stone retaining wall. Barns, dwellings, and mining buildings are in the background.
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • [1937 or 1938?]
    • University of Colorado at Boulder campus

    • Aerial view of of the University of Colorado campus at Boulder, Colorado, includes Folsom Field, the men's and women's gymnasiums and dorms, Macky Auditorium, Old Main, the engineering shops, the arts building, Regent's Hall, and the power plant....
    • University of Colorado (Boulder campus)--1930-1940.; Boulder (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1940?]
    • W. H. Richards house to be pulled down in 1938 owned by Wm. C. Russell, Jr. Nevada, Col

    • The W. H. Richards residence, in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a one story frame structure. The window panes are broken; marks show where a porch has been removed. A sign reads: "$50.00 Reward [?]." The foundation is of stone; tailings...
    • Richards, W. H.--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Mr. W.A. Campbell at the Vendome Hotel

    • Mr. W.A. Campbell sits in a leather armchair in room 300 of the Vendome Hotel at 701 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado for this portrait. The elderly man is dressed in a three piece suit, tie and ankle high boots and sits with his legs crossed....
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Campbell, W. A.; Vendome Hotel.
    • [1937 January 28]
    • Denver Post building, Champa St. Denver

    • View of Denver Post newspaper headquarters at 1544 Champa Street in downtown Denver, Colorado; features cream brick, entablature, a sculpture of Lady Justice, and an electric United States flag. Cars are by the wrought iron entry.
    • Denver Post--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Electric signs--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Ute Indians, Chief John McCook and interpreter (Lester Chapoose)

    • Studio portrait of two Native American Ute men. The man sitting is Chief John McCook, brother of Chipeta. The man standing is an interpreter, identified as Lester Chapoose. Both men wear western style suits and hats.
    • Indians of North America--1920-1940.; Ute Indians--1920-1940.; Tribal chiefs--1920-1940.; Chipeta--Family.; Chapoose, Lester.; McCook, John, Chief.
    • [between 1925 and 1937]
    • Prisoner activity fingerprinting

    • Interior view of a convict being fingerprinted at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. An inmate in a pinstriped shirt holds the pad while a guard wearing a tie rolls the prisoner's finger. A book has a mugshot on its cover.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fingerprints--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Methodist Episcopal Church, King Street

    • View of the vacant Methodist Episcopal Church in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, shows the brick building with gable roof, steeple, and broken windows round and arched windows.
    • Methodist Episcopal Church (Nevadaville, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Methodist Episcopal churches--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930- 1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • December 1937
    • Opera House, Central City

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri" and designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is constructed of Gilpin...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Theaters--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Teller House bar with Louis Spies bartending, 1937

    • A bartender in a white uniform stands behind the bar in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, fixing a drink. The bar in front of him has a cup of straws, ashtrays, and a glass on it. Bottles of liquor are on the counter behind the bartender...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bars--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Dennis King in Dolls House

    • An actor poses for a photograph outside of a wood plank wall during the Central City Play Festival in Central City, Colorado. He wears a long, black cloak, black trousers, and black leather shoes. He holds a cigar in his mouth with his left hand...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Theatrical productions--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Austin flood from breaking reservoir

    • Men and women stand at the edge of a river of water that flows down the streets of Austin, Colorado, in Delta County. Rocks, boards, and debris litter the street. Buildings include a one story, L-shaped, wood- frame church with rectangular windows...
    • Austin (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Austin--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Harry Rhoads with his mother, Addie Mellon Rhoads

    • Harry M. Rhoads poses with his mother, Addie M. Rhoads, by a flower vase.
    • Mothers & children--1920-1940.; Photojournalists--1920-1940.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1937?]
    • Cells, stripes

    • Prison cell bars fill this interior view of the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. An opening for food trays frames the feet of a sleeping inmate, wearing socks and pinstriped pants. A patterned blanket covers part of the wall behind him,...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cells--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Central City Opera House

    • The exterior of the Central City Opera House is of Gilpin County granite. The upper rounded windows have a bracketed balcony with spindles underneath them. The lower, paneled doors, which have painted trim around the panels, have arched entries...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1938]
    • Boulder H. S. sculptures by Marvin Martin

    • Three stories of doors and louvered windows in concrete casements are flanked by local sandstone walls at the high school in Boulder, Colorado. Letters on the awning read: "AD 1937," and "High School." Topping the windows are sculptures of a man...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Architectural sculpture--Colorado--Boulder--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Boulder--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1940?]
    • Colo. Statesman church & group

    • Black (African American) men and women pose outdoors near the Colorado Statesman church in Denver, Colorado. The brick church has a bell tower and spires. Automobiles are parked nearby.
    • Colorado Statesman (Church : Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Eureka Street

    • View looking down Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County; shows horseback riders on the street and pedestrians near St. James Methodist Church.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Henry Mayhew House Main St., Nevadaville, owned livery stable and  teams

    • Henry Mahew house, a cross-gabled frame house on Main Street in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is built on a slope. The rear part of the house is supported by a stone foundation. Mines and tailings are in the distance.
    • Mahew, Henry--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1939?]

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