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    • House for J.H. Porter treatment for West wall in dining room

    • This item (1 of 147) is from the Maurice B. Biscoe Architectural Records (C MSS WH1523). This drawing shows elevation and section details of a dining room wall at the residence of John H. Porter (address not given, most likely 777 Pearl Street,...
    • Porter, John H.--Homes and haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Doors & doorways.; Frames (pictures); Houses.; Moldings.; Walls.
    • 1917 October 1
    • Colfax at Auraria RTD light rail station W. Colfax.

    • View of the Auraria West Campus RTD light rail station (1995) and Auraria Higher Education Center campus off of West Colfax in Denver, Colorado. Shows a Plexiglases canopy supported by steel posts and struts. An arched sign attached to the canopy...
    • Auraria Higher Education Center (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1990-2000.; Regional Transportation District (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Skyscrapers.; Street railroad stations.; Street railroads.; Auraria Higher Education...
    • ca. 1998
    • Nash Residence, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a frame Victorian house in Georgetown, Colorado; women ride side-saddle on donkeys, and men stand by. A boy holds a lunch pail by a picket fence.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Baseball fans

    • People crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in Denver, Colorado to view a play-by-play of a baseball game on the Denver Post's electric scoreboard. Storefront canopy reads: "Kortz & Sons."
    • Denver Post--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Baseball--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1928 September 10
    • 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
    • Snake Dance at Mishongnovi

    • Reproduction of a painting; Native American (Hopi) snake dancers at the Mishongnovi Pueblo, Arizona. Dancers wear feathers, face and body paint, armbands and necklaces, kilts. They carry sticks and snakes; a crowd of spectators stand by.
    • Hopi Indians--Dance--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Snake dance--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Steel bridge [Nathrop, Colorado]

    • View of a partially completed steel railroad bridge over a river. A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company crane lifts a steel girder while construction workers pose near by. Wood piers lie on both sides of the river as it meanders below...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Nathrop--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Nathrop--1920-1930.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Nathrop--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Roller coaster boarding platform

    • People sit in roller coaster cars at Elitch Gardens in Denver, Colorado. Attendants stand by.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Roller coasters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Take it away take it away is the cry to the craneman overhead

    • Interior view of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, Pueblo, Colorado, a steel and iron manufacturing plant; shows track-operated overhead crane moving last ladle of molten iron from blast furnace, slag ladle on ground below, and two male employees...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Interiors.; Steel industry--Colorado--Pueblo--1950-1970.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Apex, Colorado recreation hall, interior

    • Interior of the Apex Miners' Hall, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows theater stage with painted backdrop of an idealized 1900s Apex main street that includes businesses, glass storefronts, and awnings; business...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Interiors.; Stages (Platforms)--Colorado--Apex--1950-1960.
    • [1957]
    • Fighting for fortune [art original].

    • Buffalo Bill, gun drawn, watches from behind a rock as three men ride by.
    • Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917--Pictorial works.; Dime novels--Illustrations.; Painting, American.; Cowboys--Pictorial works.; Cowboys in art.; Watercolors (Paintings)
    • 1912
    • Denver Union Station - rear platform of Pullman observation sleeper in D&RG mail line service.

    • People pose on the deck of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad observation-sleeper car at Union Station, Denver, Colorado. A Black man in porter uniform stands by.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Employment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad observation...
    • June 10, 1910
    • Catholic Church, Manitou Springs

    • View of the Saint Mary's Catholic Church at Ruxton Avenue in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. The brick church has a gable roof with a cross at the apex, stained glass arch windows and an arched portal with steps. A stone fence lines the...
    • Saint Mary's Catholic Church (Manitou Springs, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Playground, Overland Park

    • Children sit on a merry-go-round at Overland Park in Denver, Colorado; two older boys push the merry-go-round. A woman and a child are on the swings near by. Slides, gymnastic rings, swinging bars and ladders are shown. A sign on the slide reads:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Merry-go-rounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Barbecue at Denver Union Stock Yard

    • Men in aprons prepare and organize food for a barbecue at the Denver Union Stock Yard in Denver, Colorado. A table is stacked high with loaves of bread. Sides of beef are laid out over a coal filled pit. Thousands of people crowd outside...
    • Denver Union Stock Yard Company--Facilities--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Barbecues--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; People--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Town Hall ('Old Glory' in a Gale)

    • Shows Town Hall, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, a frame building with cupola, storefront windows, and signs: "Town Hall," "Meats, Groceries, and Hardware." People and a buggy stand by.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Gift grab dance

    • Native American (Plains) men participate in a dance in Indian Territory (Oklahoma). Two men wear moccasins, bells, kilts, and feather headdresses, both men carry beaded tobacco bags. Women in dresses dance near by. A large group of spectators sit...
    • Indian dance--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Great Plains--1880-1890.; Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Arbors (Bowers)--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Ceremonial dancers--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Spectators--Indian...
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Motor tourist house with Belgian windows

    • A small child plays on a toy wooden horse near a camper at an auto camp (motor camp) in Denver, Colorado. The camp site may be at either Rocky Mountain Lake Park or Overland Park. The camper has a row of small square windows and a canvas awning....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Birdcages--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Recreational vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Tourist camps &...
    • [between 1917 and 1925?]
    • Workmen on cage

    • Miners wear helmets and headlamps while they pose inside a cage or landing chair inside a mine, possibly in Colorado. A group of men and one woman stand by. Signs read: "In Case of Accident, Fire, Or Danger, Blow 9 Blasts Then Blow Station...
    • Industry--Colorado--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Five mountain lions killed in 3 days by Government hunter Cleve Miller and party

    • Probably Cleve Miller sits behind the wheel of an automobile; mountain lion (puma) carcasses lie on the hood and running board of the automobile and are draped over the wheel wells. Shows storefronts and trees and park benches in the small town...
    • Puma--Control--1920-1930.; Automobiles--1920-1930.; Hunting--1920-1930.; Pumas--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1929?]
    • Oasis Hotel

    • Guests pose on the ornate porch and balcony of the Oasis Hotel, in Greeley, Colorado. The three-story brick building has gauge arched windows, chimneys, and corbeling in the cornice. Letters incised in the stone pediment topping the mitred corner...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Greeley--1880-1890.; Oasis Hotel (Greeley, Colo.)
    • 1883
    • July 4th 1884, G.A.R. & P.S.O.A.

    • At the July 4th, 1884, parade down Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, small groups of spectators line the street of the business district as long lines of marching units with flags file by. The scene includes carriages, wagons, businesses in...
    • Fourth of July.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1884]
    • Sinclair Oil Company building

    • Exterior view of the brick, two-story Sinclair Oil Company building, possibly in Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a sloped roof, parapet and windows adorned with awnings. People stand upon a loading dock and automobiles are parked near by....
    • Sinclair Oil Corporation--Buildings--1910-1920.; Petroleum industry--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Mule-drawn wagon at Sneffels

    • A team of mules pull a wagon loaded with probably a boiler in front of the hand-hewn post office and general store in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Men sit atop the boiler and pack train mules loaded with supplies and canvas ore bags are near...
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Sneffels--1880-1890.; General stores--Colorado--Sneffels--1880-1890.; Mules--Colorado--Sneffels--1880-1890.; Pack animals--Colorado--Sneffels--1880-1890.; Post...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • D&RGW Santa Fe, N.M. (2-8-2) 473 N.G. in front of depot, AT&SF (2-8-2) 3200 3200 S.F. std....

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) with post office car 63 near the depot at Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Standard gauge Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe locomotive 3200 (2-8-2) and freight cars pass by.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1940-1950.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Santa Fe (N.M.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--New Mexico--Santa...
    • 1941 July 3
    • Main Street, Frisco, Summit County, Colorado

    • A reproduction from Breckenridge Bulletin newspaper shows the main street of Frisco, Colorado. Log buildings with gable roofs are along the dirt road, with telephone poles nearby; Royal, Wichita and Chief mountains are around the town.
    • Frisco (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Frisco--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Colo. Gato - Pagosa Jct

    • A rustic gable-roofed train depot in Gato, also known as Pagosa Junction, Colorado, has signs reading "Gato," "Western Union Telegraph and Cable Office," and "D & R G W R R [Denver and Rio Grande Western Rail Road], Royal Gorge [?], Scenic Line."...
    • Gato (Colo.)--1930-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Gato--1930-1960.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Hot Springs, Arlington Hotel

    • View of the Arlington Hotel in Hot Springs (Garland County), Arkansas. Shows a four-story Spanish Renaissance style structure with balconies, two balconied corner towers, dormer windows, and an arcade. A horse-drawn carriage and a horse-drawn coach...
    • Arlington Hotel (Hot Springs, Ark.)--1900-1910.; Hot Springs (Ark.)--1900-1910.; Arcades (Architectural components)--Arkansas--Hot Springs--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Arkansas--Hot Springs--1900-1910.; Hotels--Arkansas--Hot Springs--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Rodeo special events carriage racing

    • Shows a carriage racing event possibly at the Cheyenne Frontier Days in Cheyenne (Larimer county), Wyoming. Judges stand in the middle of the arena as the carriages race by.
    • Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1900-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1920.; Racing--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1920.; Rodeos--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Franklin School with children in front

    • Photograph of the exterior of Franklin Elementary School located in Denver, Colorado. The picture was taken looking towards the main entrance of the school. Children are in front of the school. Two girls stand on the opposite side of the street...
    • Franklin School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1950
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 23, 1909 July 24

    • 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.
    • 19090724
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 9, 1920 September

    • 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.
    • 19200901
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 10

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 February
    • Young People's Society

    • This is a concert program for the Young People's Society at Central Presbyterian Church on Thursday evening December 12, 1889. Admission to the concert was 50 cents for adults, 25 cents for children, and were sold at the door.
    • Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1889 December 12
    • 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
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: two clowns ride burros, one sits far back on his burro, a man in a dress stands on two burros. A boy in a sailor suit walks close by. A float with a cage on top of a horse drawn wagon with...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Cages--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Trinity United Methodist Church [Sunday service brochure].

    • Service brochure for Trinity Methodist Church located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; Methodist Church--Liturgy--Periodicals.; Methodist Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colorado)--1990-2000.
    • 1999 December 24
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • A large crowd is gathered to watch the Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Pennants and foliage decorate the stands. Several children stand in the front row. Two boys, one in a decorated wagon and one on horseback, pass...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado...
    • [1900?]
    • General Office, Denver & Rio Grande R. R. Company

    • Exterior view of the general office of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company located in Denver, Colorado. Shows a four story brick building with rock ashlar window trim, carved rock trim and a balustraded deck on the roof; horse drawn...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Buildings--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad companies--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [1889]
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Several people ride flower decorated bicycles at the Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Riding along with the bicycles are a few decorated horse drawn buggies. A uniformed troop with rifles and a large American flag...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1899
    • Diamond jubilee of the Cathedral parish, Denver, Colorado...1860-1935.

    • Book created by Retired Reverend Monsignor Hugh L. McMenamin, LLD. for the Diamond Jubilee of the Cathedral Parish of Denver, Colorado. It covers the years of 1860 to 1935. Included in the book are sections dedicated to: Bishop Machebeuf, a...
    • Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Denver, Colo.); Catholic Church Colorado.
    • 1935
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 14 Numbers 5 and 6, 1931 May-June

    • 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.
    • 19310500


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