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    • Pony Express rider Gordon Welles

    • A pony express rider wearing jeans, a short sleeved shirt, cowboy hat, and cowboy boots, sits on top of a horse, as he hands a mailbag to an older man in a suit in Central City, Colorado. The older man stands on the bottom step of a marble stairway...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Historical reenactments--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Pony express--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • August, 1940
    • James B. Belford home, Central City, 1948

    • James B. Belford's home, in Central City, Colorado, is a two story brick house, built above a masonry retaining wall. The house has a flat roof with a brick cornice and rectangular windows with lintels and sills. The porch, a concrete slab, has...
    • Belford, James B. (James Burns), 1837-1910--Homes & haunts.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Met star Frances Maddux

    • A head and shoulders portrait of an actress is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Her blouse has small pleats and she wears pearls. Her hair is pulled away from her face.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; Maddux, Frances.
    • 1940
    • Nino Ruisi

    • A photoprint of an Nino Ruisi, an actor from the Central City Play Festival, is set against a dark background in Central City, Colorado. He wears an Egyptian style costume with an ornate, pointed hat, a wig that has metal pendant hanging from it,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Ruisi, Nino.
    • 1941
    • Robert Nicholson, Robert Edmund Jones

    • Head and shoulder, studio photographs of two actors from the Central City Play Festival are attached to a board with clips. The actor in the photo to the left wears a jacket, white shirt, and a tie. His hair is combed away from his face, and he...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Theatrical producers & directors--1940-1950.; Jones, Robert Edmund, 1887-1954.; Nicholson, Robert.
    • 1941
    • Helen Oldheim

    • A head and shoulder portrait of Helen Oldheim, an actress from the Central City Play Festival in Central City, Colorado, is clipped to a board. She wears a short-sleeved shirt with a black collar and a black border around the sleeves. Her wavy...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; Oldheim, Helen.
    • 1940
    • Stella Andreva, Margit Boker, Anna Kaskas

    • Three head and shoulder, studio portraits of actors are clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Two of the prints are clipped next to each other, the third is sideways under the other two. One actress wears a chiffon dress with a square...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; Andreva, Stella.; Boker, Margit.; Kaskas, Anna.
    • May, 1941
    • Central City

    • Williams' Stables is a two-story, stone building with rounded windows and doorway on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Stables--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Teller House, Central City

    • Entrance to the Teller House, a brick hotel in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado with lanterns, and the Teller House Bar.
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bars--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1947?]
    • Opera house, Central City

    • View of the Central City Opera House; a two story, granite building on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Signs by the front doors read: "Central City Opera House, Property of the University of Denver, Colorado Seminary" and...
    • Central City Opera House--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1947?]
    • Opera House, Central City

    • Signs next to the entrance of the Central City Opera House in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado read: "Central City Opera House, Watch for Announcements of the 1947 Festival" and "Central City Opera House, Property of the University Of Denver,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Balconies--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1947?]
    • Church, Central City

    • View of the St. James' Methodist church on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The granite building has a half steeple and stained glass windows with pointed arches.
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1947?]
    • Coeur d' Alene, Central City, Colo.

    • A sign reads: "Coeur d' Alene. Keep Out." above the entrance to the Coeur d' Alene mine in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The metal gate is locked with a chain.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Coeur d'Alene (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gates--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Central City house

    • View of a brick house in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado with arched windows and a covered entryway. In front is a stone wall with steps and an iron railing.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • View of a Queen Anne style brick house on Pine Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado, with two turrets, a porch with steps, a wheel window under the gable, and a stone retaining wall.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1947?]
    • Eleanor Steleer

    • Eleanor Steleer, an actress from the "La Traviata" production of the Central City Play Festival in Central City, Colorado, poses for a head and shoulder studio portrait. She wears a one-sleeved, patterned dress. Her hair is pulled away from her...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; Steleer, Eleanor.
    • 1946
    • Gap Ranch/Snowy Range 1945

    • View of log cabins, Tremont Mountain and Mount Thorodin in northeastern Gilpin County, Colorado. Strato cumulus clouds form thunderheads in the sky.
    • Mountain roads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fences--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Mountains--Colorado--1940-1950.;...
    • [1945?]
    • St. James church [sic], Central City, Colo.

    • View from the back of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church on Pine Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Scaffolding and a ladder are placed against the steeple; a brick house is in the foreground.
    • St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central...
    • [1947?]
    • Exhibition at Central City, Colo. double-hand hard rock drilling

    • Miners in Central City, Colorado, are: "A. Frank Eccker" (swinging sledgehammer) and "E. J. Eccker" (turning drill). Men and boys watch the demonstration of mining techniques; brick buildings and timber retaining walls are in the background.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Contests--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Eccker, A. Frank.; Eccker, E. J.
    • July 6, 1946
    • James McFarlane home, 1948, Central City

    • View of a brick house in Central City, Colorado, with brackets, a bay window, a covered porch, and a stone retaining wall. A wrought iron fence encloses the yard where a woman stands; the adjacent house has bargeboard.
    • McFarlane, James--Homes & haunts.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church

    • Looking up at St. Paul's Episcopal Church from behind a masonry retaining wall is a view of the church located on East High Street in Central City, Colorado. The gothic revival structure, which is built into the side of a hill, has pointed arch...
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Houses on 2nd High St., Central City, Colo.

    • Several houses are built above a masonry retaining wall along Second High Street, a dirt road in Central City, Colorado. The house in the center is a two story brick with two gables that intersect a hipped roof. It has three chimneys, wrought iron...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Main Street, Central City

    • View of the intersection of Main and Eureka Streets in Central City, Colorado (taken from Eureka Street). The First National Bank building is on the right with a sign on it that reads "Post Office." A man with a cane sits on a step outside of the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Raising submarine in Missouri lake

    • Workers raise a submarine out of Missouri Lake near Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Men wearing suits and a group of boys stand in the background and watch. The lake is covered with snow and ice.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Missouri Lake (Colo.)
    • 1944 January 28
    • Mrs. Horace Bennett, Mrs. Milton Bennel, Mrs. Frank Richetson, Jr, producer Robert Edmund Jones

    • Four women and a man stand in front of a fireplace hearth during the Central City Play Festival in Central City, Colorado. The women wear blouses and skirts or dresses, and hats. The man, probably the producer, wears a suit and tie. The background...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Theatrical producers & directors--1940-1950.; Jones, Robert Edmund, 1887-1954.
    • 1941
    • Central City buildings

    • A lone, two-story, dilapidated building in Central City, Colorado. The picture is taken at an angle with the building, which is of stone and has a flat roof and two chimneys. The wall of the top story has completely fallen away on the front side,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1943
    • Wm. Hargrave

    • Actor William Hargrave poses for a head and shoulders profile portrait in a studio in Central City, Colorado. He wears a tuxedo shirt, black bow tie, and a black tuxedo jacket. His wavy hair is combed back and he has a small moustache.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Hargrave, William.
    • 1946
    • Inge Manske

    • Actor Inge Manske poses for a head and shoulders portrait in a studio in Central City, Colorado. The neckline of her outfit is square, and is gathered at either corner by a circular pin. She wears earrings and has a large braid over the top of her...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; Manske, Inge.
    • 1946
    • Jerome Hines

    • Actor Jerome Hines poses for a head and shoulders portrait in a studio in Central City, Colorado. He wears a jacket, a tie with a paisley pattern, and a white shirt. His cropped hair is parted on the left.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Hines, Jerome, 1921-
    • 1946
    • Felix Knight

    • Actor Felix Knight poses for a head and shoulders portrait in a studio in Central City, Colorado. He wears a pin stripe suit, a white shirt, and a patterned tie. His cropped hair is combed away from his face.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Knight, Felix.
    • 1946
    • Central City, Colorado

    • A train stands on the tracks of the Colorado & Southern Railroad outside of the depot in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Wood frame houses built on grade above the tracks. Signs: "Central City 8476 Ft Above Sea Level."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • 1947 June 7
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado, taken from the west probably during the summer or early fall. The Opera House is in the lower right corner, and the Teller House is to its left. St. Mary's Church is in the center of the image. Tailings, which...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Denver Public Library exhibit at the Rocky Mt. National Bank in the Teller House

    • The wood and glass neoclassical counter of the Rocky Mountain National Bank in Central City, Colorado, is in the front of the Denver Public Library Western History Department exhibit. A display board is to the left of the window and has photographs...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Teller House exterior

    • A photograph of The Teller House in Central City, Colorado, is held on a piece of pegboard over another photograph. The photograph is taken out of a window looking toward the Teller House. A goldpan, a lamp, and a mining implement are in the...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Teller House Gen. Grant's room, Central City, 1941

    • A double bed with a large, curved headboard with oval-shaped moldings and finials and a footboard with molding is in the corner of a room in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. A large pillow is on the bed. The wall is covered with...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Teller House Gen. Grant's room, Central City, 1941

    • Curtained windows on opposite sides of a mirrored chest-of- drawers in the General Ulysses S. Grant bedroom illuminate a room in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. A painting hangs above a loveseat. Patterned wallpaper covers the walls.
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Clothes chests--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Teller House, Central City

    • View of a drawing room that looks into another room in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. The hardwood floor is covered with a patterned carpet. A rococo revival, round, mirror hangs above a sofa covered with a tasseled spread. A rococo...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Drawing rooms--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Teller House, Central City, 1941

    • A drawing room in the Central City, Colorado, Teller House is roped off from the public. There are three, large rectangular windows with window dressings and lace curtains. A coffee table is in front of the sofa that sits under the center window....
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Drawing rooms--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Teller House, Central City, 1941

    • A large mirror with a cartouche is between two large windows, dressed with lace curtains and large, heavy, dark drapes in a room in Central City, Colorado. A sofa and a plant are to the right of each window. A table with a mirror and decorative...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Eclipse Livery

    • Winter view taken from behind a pipe fence of the Eclipse Livery building in Central City, Colorado. The stone building has a rectangular - box shape with arched windows and doors in the front and rectangular windows on the side. Several of the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Stables--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Rehearsal, Josephine Antoine, John Carter and cast

    • A photo of actors rehearsing a musical number is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Four women pose around an upright piano, which is played by a man weearing trousers, a patterned tie, a long- sleeved shirt, and a striped vest. The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • John Brownlee

    • A head and shoulders, studio portrait of an actor, John Brownlee, in Central City, Colorado, is clipped over five other photoprints. The man wears a pinstripe suit with a striped shirt and a tie. His hair is combed back away from his face.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; Brownlee, John 1901-1969--Performances--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • John Brownlee

    • John Brownlee, actor with the Central City Opera House, poses, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. He wears a striped tie and jacket.
    • Brownlee, John 1901-1969--Performances--1940-1950.; Central City Opera House Association (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Opera singers--Colorado--Central...
    • 1941
    • Hubert Graf

    • Hubert Graf, singer with the Central City Opera House, poses, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. He wears a striped tie and jacket.
    • Graf, Hugo--Performances--1940-1950.; Central City Opera House Association (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Opera singers--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Frank St. Leger

    • A head and shoulders studio portrait of Frank St. Leger, an actor in the "Barber of Seville," is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. He wears a suit, vest, striped tie, and white shirt. He is balding and wears round glasses.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; St. Leger, Frank.
    • 1941
    • Larry Bolton, Edwina Eustice, Anna Kaskis, Margit Bokar

    • Two photoprints of actors from "Orpheus" and "The Barber of Seville" are clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. Two actresses, one in an iridescent tunic with a floor-length cloak draped over a shoulder and the other in a long, sleeveless...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.
    • 1941

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