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    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Central City, Colorado, businesses, breweries

    • View of a dilapidated brewery building, Central City, Gilpin Colorado.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
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    • Gregory diggings

    • View of dilapidated two story wood frame building in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The building has a covered porch.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings.; Building deterioration.
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    • Gregory diggings

    • View of dilapidated wood frame houses and buildings in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings.; Building deterioration.
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    • Gregory diggings

    • View of dilapidated two story wood frame building in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings.; Building deterioration.
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    • 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
    • Father, Louise D'Angelo, Met star here

    • A head and torso studio portrait of an actor is posted, on a wooden board, over another picture. The actor wears a pinstripe suit and has short cropped hair with a receding hairline. The bottom print includes a pair of feet in sandals standing in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • 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
    • C&S steam engine

    • Two actors pose in the cab of a C & S train in a picture, clipped to a board, of the "The Bartered bride" in Central City, Colorado. One man wears an engineer's uniform with a striped cap and a bandana, and the other wears a broad-brimmed hat with...
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Kenneth MacKenna played "Othello," Central City Opera House

    • Actor Kenneth MacKenna poses sideways in a chair outside the Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado. He wears a white sweater, shirt, trousers, and holds a pipe in his left hand. His legs are crossed, and his right arm is crossed over...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actors--1940-1950.; MacKenna, Kenneth, 1899-1962.
    • 1934
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Louise D'Angelo Met star here

    • An actress holding a small open book in her hands poses during the Central City Play Festival in Central City, Colorado. She wears a long, satin dress with a gathered collar, three appliques across the chest, and puffed, embroidered material...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; D'Angelo, Louise.
    • 1940
    • Louise D'Angelo

    • A studio portrait of Louise D'Angelo, an actress from The Bartered bride, is clipped to a board in Central City, Colorado. She wears a dark, peasant dress with a laced bodice, a white blouse with puffed sleeves and embroidery on the sides, beads,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; D'Angelo, Louise.
    • 1940
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Florence Quartararo

    • Actress Florence Quartararo poses for a head and shoulders portrait in a studio in Central City, Colorado. She wears a strapless, patterned dress with off the shoulder sleeves, earrings, and a string of pearls. Her shoulder-length hair is pulled...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Actresses--1940-1950.; Quartararo, Florence.
    • 1946
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • Central City buildings

    • Exteriors of the sides of two buildings in Central City, Colorado. The first building is a masonry structure with a flat roof and two rectangular windows in the front on either side of the doorway. A pipe frame is attached to the rear of the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Yankee Hill Monument 1941

    • A pile of small, white rocks stands on top of a large boulder on Yankee Hill west of Central City on the border of Gilpin and Clear Creek counties in Colorado. The branches of a pine tree protrude into the right foreground, and a large pine tree is...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cairns--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Central City--1940- 1950.
    • [1941?]
    • 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?]
    • Emile Cooper

    • Conductor Emil Cooper poses, as though conducting an orchestra, for a head and torso portrait in a studio in Central City, Colorado. He wears a pinstripe suit, a white shirt, cufflinks, a bow tie, and has a handkerchief in his pocket. His greying...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Conductors--1940-1950.; Cooper, Emil.
    • 1946
    • 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
    • A gambler and his girlfriend as impersonated by Denver Society folk

    • A man and woman are in a Teller House doorway, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. He wears houndstooth pants, a vest, bowtie and cape; she wears a print blouse, a sateen dress with appliqued bands, and has a pocket watch on a long chain....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Central City critique panel

    • The nine men and women of the critique panel of the Central City Opera pose on and around the steps in the Opera House garden in Central City, Colorado. All members wear suits and a man in the front row holds a piece of paper and his glasses in his...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Critics--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1947
    • 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
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • View of a frame house in Central City, Colorado, with a screened porch and ornate piers on an open porch. Men, women, and girls work in the yard; costume includes a print dress, suits, and a chauffeur hat.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • 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
    • Hendrie-Bolthoff's Foundry, Central City, June, 1941

    • View of the Hendrie-Bolthoff Foundry in Central City (Gilpin county), Colorado; snow dusts split rail fence around the stone building along Eureka Street, and cirrus clouds span the sky.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Hendrie-Bolthoff's foundry, Central City, 1941

    • Snow covers the ruins of the Hendrie-Bolthoff Foundry in Central City. A decaying water sluice pours water into the creek below. The creek banks are muddy and partially covered with snow. The wood, masonry, and tin walls are crumbling and in decay....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Foundry and old house from Eureka Street, Central City, 1953

    • The ruins of the old foundry are on upper Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Several of the walls have completely crumbled, and the remaining walls are deteriorating. The holes for the windows and doors are visible. A furnace is in the middle...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1941
    • Peak to Peak Hway 119 N. of Central City 1945

    • A dirt road leads back to a house in the background in a pine tree forest north of Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. The Peak-to- Peak Highway 119 runs through the midground. A ridge of mountains swathed in stratus clouds is in the distance.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Pines--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Roads--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [1945?]

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