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    • Advertising - Billboards

    • Three men stand near a billboard that advertises Cudahy's Soap possibly in Colorado. The billboard reads: "Cudahy's Diamond 'G' Soap, the C Mark, Does Better Work and Goes Further Than Any Other Laundry Soap." Two of the men wear work clothes and...
    • Billboards--1890-1900.
    • 1897, September 29
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 3, 1909 March 6

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909 March 6
    • Hotel Jerome, Aspen

    • View from East Main Street of the Hotel Jerome (built in 1889) in Aspen, Colorado. The three-story, sandstone hotel has arched and rectangular windows, a balcony over the portico, and a cornice. A wall adjacent to the hotel has faded and torn...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.; Hotel Jerome (Aspen, Colo.)
    • 1911 July 4
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 6, 1912 December 21

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912 December 21
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 1, 1912 October 12

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912 October 12
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 2, 1912 October 26

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912 October 26
    • Denver High School: East Side Annual 1913

    • 1913 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913
    • 17th Street at night, Knights Templar Convention

    • View of 17th (Seventeenth) Street, decorated for the Knights Templar 1913 Conclave, Central Business District, Denver, Colorado. Garlands of electric lights hang over the street and American flags hang from the lamp posts that support the garlands....
    • Knights Templar (Masonic Order)--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets.; Electric lighting.; Festive decorations.; Fraternal organizations.; Utility...
    • 1913 August 15
    • 16th Street at night, Knights Templar Convention

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, decorated for the Knights Templar 1913 Conclave, Central Business District, Denver, Colorado. Garlands of electric lights hang over the street and American flags hang from the lamp posts that support the garlands....
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--1910-1920.; Knights Templar (Masonic Order)--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Clock towers.; Commercial streets.; Electric lighting.;...
    • 1913 August 16
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 2, 1913 November 22

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913 November 22
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 3, 1913 November 8

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913 November 8
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 1, 1913 October 11

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913 October 11
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 10, 1914 February 28

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914 February 28
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 20, 1914 July 25

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914 July 25
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 1, 1920 January

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1920 January
    • North Platte Valley Highway

    • People stand near a truck by a billboard in Wyoming. The sign reads: "North Platte Valley Highway, Following the Oregon and Mormon Trails, Ogalalla, Lewellen, Oshkosh, Broadwater, Northport, Bryard, Minatare, Scottsbluff, Mitchell, Morrill, Henry,...
    • Billboards--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Roads--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Signs (Notices)--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Trucks--Wyoming--1920-1930.
    • 1923 August 22
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 9 and 10, 1924 September-October

    • Newsletter produced every two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1924 September-October
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 8 Numbers 1 and 2, 1925 January-February

    • Newsletter produced everty two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1925 January-February
    • The Aeronaut Joins the Circus: The Yearbook of 1926

    • South Denver High School yearbook for 1926.
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1926
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878, the opera house was described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1931
    • Central City Opera House, 1931

    • The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, 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...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1931
    • Central City Opera House, 1931

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878, the opera house was described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1931
    • Central City Opera House, 1931

    • The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, 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...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1931
    • Re-opening of Opera House, Central City, 1932

    • The billboard for the 1932 play festival season is posted outside of the Central City, Colorado, Opera House. It is attached to the granite wall, to the left of the arched entrance, and beneath a sconce. The billboard reads "The Central City Opera...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Central City Opera House, opening night

    • A crowd gathers in front of the newly renovated Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado, on opening night. Part of the facade of the granite building is visible, as well as the bracketed balcony, the arched doorways and the billboards...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Crowds--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Central City

    • View of a billboard at the Opera House in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, reading: "Miss Edna James, Mr. Raymond Hackett, Mr. Moffat Johnston, Mr. Frederic Worlock, Mr. Lewis Martin, Mr. Ian Wolfe, Mr. Arnold Ronnebeck, Mr. Paul Stephenson...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera Houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Central City's pony express

    • A little boy in overalls, long sleeved shirt, and cap sits on a burro in front of the Central City Opera House. The burro has reins, bridle, and saddle. The granite facade of the Opera House, its paneled dorrs, and its transom are visible. The...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Central City, 1932

    • The Central City Opera House on Eureka Street was reopened in 1932, after renovation. It is a two story building constructed of Gilpin County granite, except for the top and sides. Is has a mansard-style roof with smaller towers on opposite sides...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Washington Hall (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Stables--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Central City Opera House

    • Patrons stand outside the Central City Opera House before a performance of Othello. The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri"...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House, originally opened in 1878, was reopened in 1932 after renovation. 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...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Central City Opera House, 1934

    • Night view of the Central City Opera House in Central City (Clear Creek County), Colorado; sconces illuminate the arched doors and a bracket above them.
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • C. S. P. gardens

    • Fields of crops at the State Penitentiary farm in Canon City, Colorado, are flanked by roads; the stone garden house and outbuildings are at the end. Rock walls and a wooden gate form an enclosure in the foreground, with a hay feeder and loading...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Farms--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1934
    • 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
    • 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
    • Lakeside billboard

    • View of a Lakeside Amusement Park billboard in Lakeside (Jefferson County), Colorado reads: "Yes Sir! It's Lakeside Again, Now Playing Kay Kyser and his Host of Radio Stars. Dancing. Boating. Swim. The Greatest Amusement Park in The West," and...
    • Lakeside (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Lakeside Amusement Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Lakeside--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Lakeside--1930-1940.
    • 1937 August 19
    • Pueblo Colorado Parks Aug. 19 1938

    • Lawn surrounds this rectangular plaza in Pueblo, Colorado, which has a white obelisk at its center. The monument is on a raised circular pedestal, and benches, flowerbeds, and bleachers are around the edges. A gas station and cars are in the...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Pueblo--1930-1940.
    • 1938
    • Central City Teller Opera House, Colorado

    • The Central City Opera House was reopened in 1932 after renovation. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri" and designed by Architect R.S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is constructed of Gilpin County...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1938
    • U.P. Depot, Boise, Idaho

    • Aerial view of the Union Pacific Railroad station at Boise (Ada County), Idaho; the depot has arcades and a clock tower. Landscaping includes a naturalistic pond, grotto, and paths. Houses, billboards, and farms are in the distance.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Boise (Idaho)--1930-1940.; Cities & towns--Idaho--Boise--1930-1940.; Clock towers--Idaho--Boise--1930-1940.; Railroad stations--Idaho--Boise--1930-1940.
    • 1939 June 20
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878 and 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...
    • Central City Opera House--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • City Park

    • Men dig ditches in City Park, Denver, Colorado; houses and billboards are in the background.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1941, February
    • Billboard for Folger's Coffee

    • View of a billboard located in Denver, Colorado. The billboard has a frame that consists of two oversized newel posts with newel caps, and a cornice across the top. the bottom of the sign has a narrow skirt with vertical uprights and a small plaque...
    • Alden Sign Co.--Products--1940-1950.; J.A. Folger and Company--Public relations--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Billboards.; Coffee industry.; Coffee.
    • 1942?
    • T.E. 5:45 PM car 506 at stall, 320 passing

    • Texas Electric Railway interurban streetcar 320 passes interurban freight car 506 and a railroad freight car near the "Texas Electric Freight Depot" in Dallas (Dallas County), Texas. Billboards read: "It's Fun to Play Wurlizter Music," and...
    • Texas Electric Railway--1940-1950.; Dallas (Tex.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.
    • 1946 April 27
    • Texas Mexican Ry. diesel 601, Corpus Christi, Tex.

    • View of Texas Mexican Railway diesel locomotive #601 in Corpus Christi (Nueces County), Texas. Men are in the locomotive and beside the tracks. Shows a brick building with a banner that reads: "[?]wings Flour," and a billboard that reads: "Most...
    • Texas Mexican Railway Company--1940-1950.; Corpus Christi (Tex.)--1940-1950.; Billboards--Texas--Corpus Christi--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Texas--Corpus Christi--1940-1950.
    • 1946 October 30
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge (2-8-2) locomotives #494 and #499 are on a freight train in Poncha Junction (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a dirt road beside the tracks, and a billboard that reads "Drink Fully Aged Coors...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Poncha Junction (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Billboards--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1946 September 18
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #1167 (2-8-0), with a consist of livestock cars, westbound near Monte Vista in Rio Grande County, Colorado. Advertising billboards and utility poles are beside the tracks; one sign...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Rio Grande County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Billboards--Colorado--Rio Grande County--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 September 20
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • A truck with letters that read: "Narrow Gauge Motel, Alamosa, Colorado" is parked in the grass beside a "Narrow Gauge Motel, Alamosa" road sign in the shape of a caboose, along US 285, north of Antonito in probably Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a...
    • Pickup trucks--Colorado--Conejos County--1950-1960.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Billboards--Colorado--Conejos County--1950-1960.; Motels--Colorado--Conejos County--1950-1960.; Trucks--Colorado--Conejos County--1950-1960.
    • 1950 September
    • D&RGW at Narrow Gauge Hotel, south Alamosa, Colo. (2-8-0) 346, caboose 0500, (2-8-2) 476...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 346 (2-8-0), a coal tender, and "Mount Blanca and Western" caboose 0500 sit on display at the Narrow Gauge Motel in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Locomotive 476 (2-8-2) with a coal tender passes in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1952 April

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