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    • 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?]
    • 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
    • Casey Street, Central City

    • View of unpaved Casey Street in Central City, Colorado. Weeds and vegetation grow on the side of the road. The road forms a shelf in the center of the image, under which is a hill. A small, wood-frame house to the left of a telephone pole, has a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Casey Street, Central City streets

    • View looking down on Casey Street from the top of a hill. Shrubs and other vegetation cover the hill. A row of houses is at the bottom of the hill; all of the houses have peaked roofs and appear to be of wood construction. Casey Street is...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Casey Street, Central City streets

    • View of Casey Street in Central City, Colorado; shows houses, including a Victorian with a mansard roof and a bay window, atop retaining walls.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • CC -RR Stations

    • A Colorado & Central Railroad train stands outside of the depot at Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Wood-frame houses are built on the slope above the town. Signs: "Central City. 8476 Ft Above Sea Level" and "Old 71 1872-1941."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Colorado Central Railroad Company.
    • [1947?]
    • 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?]
    • Central City

    • View of Washington Hall on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Signs read: "City Hall", "Public Library Community House", and "Fire Dept." Attached to the side of the building is a wooden bell tower with a brass bell.
    • Washington Hall (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; City & town halls--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Libraries--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.;...
    • [1947?]
    • 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
    • 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 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
    • 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 newspaper office, Register Call, Colo.

    • A bespectacled, balding man sits in a swivel chair at a wood desk with shelves and wooden doors in the Register office in Central City, Colorado. Papers, books, and photographs cover the top of the desk. A second man, with a camera around his neck,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [1948?]
    • Central City Opera House

    • 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--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
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    • 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
    • Central City, 1942

    • A partial view of the Smith house, a Gothic Revival, board-and- batten house in Central City, Colorado, shows the gables and the front porch of the two story, L-shaped structure with a steeply pitched roof with shingles, bargeboard gingerbread...
    • Smith, Eben, 1832-1906--Homes & haunts.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Central City, 1942

    • The Smith house, built by mining magnate Eben Smith, is above a masonry retaining wall overlooking Casey Avenue in Central City, Colorado. It is a gothic revival, board-and-batten house with a steeply pitched gabled roof, shingles, and gingerbread...
    • Smith, Eben, 1832-1906--Homes & haunts.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • 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?]
    • Central City, Colo. Railroad Stations

    • A group of students from a school band stands in front of Colorado & Southern Railroad Engine #71 in Central City, Colorado; shows a crowd of people gathered in the left midground near a truck, a house on the hill in the background with a car...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; People--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Stone walls--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Trucks--Colorado--Central...
    • [1941?]
    • 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
    • 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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    • Central City, into the Teller House Bar for refreshments Hank Hankins, Lee Collison.

    • J. Harlan "Hank" Hankins and Lee Collison (left to right), members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, ride their horses across a wooden sidewalk into the Teller House Bar in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. People watch them enter the...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Trail riding--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bars--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 July
    • Central City: John Eastman, Mayor Jenkins

    • H. John Eastman, a member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, and Central City Mayor John C. Jenkins, Jr. sit and hold drinks in probably a bar or hotel in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. John Eastman holds an "8" (eight) billiard ball in...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mayors--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Sitting--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Eastman, H....
    • 1948 July
    • Central City: Rick Ricketson, 3 R President, President of the Central City Opera, Board of Fox...

    • Rick (Frank H.) Ricketson, president of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, rides his horse, "Gold Comet," during a Roundup Riders of the Rockies parade in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. He wears a satin western shirt, a western style tie...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--Central...
    • 1948 July
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Eureka Street, Central City

    • A winter view down unpaved Eureka Street toward Central Hill in Central City, Colorado. Part of the sidewalk, a fire hydrant and a pipe are in the foreground. The Opera House is next to a clapboard house. The Post Office, the Chase & Sears...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Eureka Street, Central City streets

    • Winter on upper Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Eureka Street is in the foreground, and several structures are on the hill above, including a two-story structure with a hipped roof. Mine tailings, partially covered in snow, are at the top...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Eureka Street, Central City streets

    • Winter on upper Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado; the street is bordered by a dry-masonry wall. The wall was built by Cornish craftsmen, probably in the nineteenth century. Snow covers the top of the wall, which is entirely built without...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Masonry--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Stone walls--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Eureka Street, Central City  streets

    • Winter scene on upper Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The hillside is covered with snow. Eureka Street is in the right foreground. In the background on the hill is a two-story structure with a hipped roof. Three other houses stand in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • Gap Ranch/Snowy Range 1945

    • A rocky dirt road, possibly Gap Road, winds from the foreground into the background between Mount Thorodin and Tremont Mountain northeast of Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Tall pine trees stand on both sides of the road. Large rocks are...
    • Mountain roads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mountains--Colorado--1940-1950.; Pines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Ranches--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.
    • [1945?]
    • 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?]
    • 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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