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    • Colorado Governor William H. "Billy" Adams and New York Governor Al Smith

    • Colorado Governor William H. "Billy" Adams on the left and New York Governor Al Smith, Democratic candidate for President, on the right, shake hands on the back platform of a train at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Mrs. Smith is to the left of...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Governors--New York--1920-1930.; Politicians--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Shaking hands--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Adams, William...
    • September 23, 1928
    • Gov. "Billy" Adams

    • Seated portrait of Colorado Governor William Herbert "Billy" Adams (Democrat 1927-1933). He wears a suit, tie, hat, and glasses.
    • Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Holing through ceremonies

    • Men and a boy stand around a microphone during a ceremony for the completion of the pioneer bore for the Moffat Tunnel, in Grand County or Gilpin County Colorado. Men wear rain coats and suits with ties. The boy wears a hat with a wide brim....
    • Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dedications--Colorado--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mayors--Utah--Salt Lake City--1920-1930.; Tunnels--Colorado--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Neslen, C. Clarence.
    • 1927 March 10
    • Governor "Billy" Adams on Harley Davidson Motorcycle Fest.

    • Governor "Billy" Adams poses on a Harley Davidson motorcycle in front of the State Capitol building, Denver, Colorado. The man on the far right of the photo and smiling is Floyd Clymer. This was probably a promotion to see how far a Harley Davidson...
    • Harley-Davidson motorcycle--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Motorcycles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Clymer, Floyd, 1895-1970.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Ceremonies at completion of Moffat Tunnel

    • People gather around a KOA radio broadcast microphone at a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the Moffat Tunnel at East Portal (Gilpin County), Colorado. An announcer holds a piece of paper and stands on a podium. Men wear suits and overcoats,...
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company--1920-1930.; Railroad tunnels--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; East Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dedications--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.;...
    • [1928 February 26]
    • Governor "Billy" Adams

    • Governor William Herbert "Billy" Adams (Democrat 1927-1933) seated at a convention in Denver, Colorado. Shows bunting and sign: "Alamosa."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Political conventions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933?]
    • Gov. "Billy" Adams

    • Governor William Herbert "Billy" Adams (Democrat 1927-1933) signs a document in Denver, Colorado. Shows interior of office with desk, radio, and telephone.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Document signings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Offices--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Charles Lindbergh (center) with Mayor Ben Stapleton and Governor Billy Adams

    • Charles A. Lindbergh (center) stands with Mayor Ben Stapleton (right) and Governor Billy Adams (left) in Denver, Colorado. Two other men stand nearby, one is dressed in a military uniform and the other possibly wears a fire or police uniform.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974.; Stapleton, Benjamin Franklin, 1869-1950.
    • 1927
    • Charles Lindbergh with Governor Billy Adams and Mayor Ben Stapleton

    • Charles Lindbergh (center) poses with Colorado Governor "Billy" Adams, Denver Mayor Ben Stapleton and four unidentified men. One man wears a military uniform, another possibly wears a police or fire department uniform.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974.; Stapleton, Benjamin Franklin, 1869-1950.
    • 1927
    • Governor "Billy" Adams

    • Governor William Herbert "Billy" Adams (Democrat 1927-1933) signs a document in Denver, Colorado. Shows office interior with desk and books.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Document signings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Offices--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Inspecting Moffat tunnel, Gov. "Billy" Adams in wire-rimmed glasses & hat, sixth...

    • Governor Billy Adams and C. Clarence Neslen pose with a large crowd of people inside the Moffat Tunnel in Gilpin County or Grand County, Colorado. Shows Denver & Salt Lake railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company--1920-1930.; Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mayors--Utah--Salt Lake City--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--1920-1930.; Tunnels--Colorado--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert,...
    • [1928]
    • Inspection tour of Moffat Tunnel

    • Governor "Billy" Adams, fourth from the left on front row, takes an inspection tour of the Moffat tunnel, in Gilpin County, Colorado. A group of men and a woman join him.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1940.; Tunnels--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Governor "Billy" Adams posed on rear of train

    • Governor William H. "Billy" Adams shakes hands with a man on the caboose of a train possibly to commemorate the opening of the Moffat Tunnel near East Portal (Gilpin County), Colorado. Other men are on the train car platform.
    • East Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; Shaking hands--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [February 1928?]
    • Gov. Franklin D. Roosevelt visited Denver

    • Colorado Governor William H. "Billy" Adams rides with Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt on his visit to Denver, Colorado on the campaign trail for the President. They are leaving Union Station in a automobile caravan or parade.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1930-1940.; Governors--New York--1930-1940.; Shaking hands--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
    • September 15, 1932
    • Governor "Billy" Adams in boxing gloves

    • Governor "Billy" Adams wears boxing gloves that were given to him by Gene Tunney, while Ben Poxson (Governor's Press Secretary) looks on, in Denver, Colorado. Interior decor includes oil paintings.
    • Press secretaries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Poxson, Ben.
    • 1927?
    • Gov. Billy Adams & others on rear of train

    • Colorado Governor Billy Adams poses with other men on the back of a train, possibly in connection with the opening of the Moffat tunnel.
    • Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [1928]
    • Dagmar Jensen shaking hands

    • Governor William Herbert "Billy" Adams and Dagmar Jensen, the Colorado Senate Docket Clerk, shake hands and pose in a receiving line in an unidentified room in probably Denver, Colorado. Dagmar Jensen wears a fur coat, leather gloves, a cloche,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Receiving lines--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.; Jensen, Dagmar.
    • 1925?
    • Governor "Billy" Adams with unknown group of women

    • Shows Governor William Herbert Adams signing a bill in the Governor's mansion, Denver, Colorado. A group of unidentified women and a young girl stand to the side and behind Governor Adams; one woman hands him a pen.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Document signings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert,...
    • [between 1927 and 1933?]
    • Governor "Billy" Adams

    • Portrait of Colorado Governor William "Billy" Adams. He wears a dark suit, tie and glasses.
    • Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]
    • Gov. "Billy" Adams

    • A smiling former Governor "Billy" Adams stands next to an unidentified man. William "Billy" H. Adams served as Governor of Colorado from 1927 to 1933.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1930-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • 1937
    • Governor Billy Adams

    • Colorado Governor William H. "Billy" Adams (eyeglasses) poses with another man in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933?]
    • Governor Billy Adams

    • Colorado Governor William H. "Billy" Adams (eyeglasses) poses with another man in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933?]
    • Charles Lindbergh leaving Lowry Field for parade

    • Charles Lindbergh arrives in Denver, Colorado after his solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean; riding with him in the convertible automobile are Governor William Adams and Benjamin Stapleton. A crowd of people, including an African-American...
    • African Americans--Military service--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Air pilots--American--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Convertible automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.;...
    • [1927 September 27]
    • Gov. Billy Adams & saddle

    • Governor William "Billy" Adams poses with a saddle and lasso in his office in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Saddles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
    • [between 1927 and 1933]

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