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    • 16th Street decorated for Christmas

    • A snowy 16th (Sixteenth) street, Denver, Colorado, is decorated for Christmas with garlands of evergreen and wreathed stars that hangs over the street. The Daniels and Fisher Tower at Arapahoe Street is on the right. In the foreground the marquee...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • 17th Street - Denver

    • View of 17th (Seventeenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows office buildings, cars, pedestrians, bunting, banners: "Welcome VFW," Union Station, and signs: "Bennetts Coffee Shop," "Drexels," "Kenmark Hotel," and "Casanova."
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • 17th Street at Night Looking East

    • A view down 17th (Seventeenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows automobiles, trolley car lines, and local businesses. The Shirey-Savoy Hotel is on the corner of 17th and Broadway. Signs read: "Hotel Shirley Savoy Shirley Savoy Cafe," "Western...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • August 21, 1936
    • 19th & Stout St.

    • Close-up view of a man beside steps of probably row houses near 19th (Nineteenth) and Stouts Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. The man wears pants, a jacket, a cap, smokes a cigar, and leans against an iron railing in front of the stone...
    • Fick, William L.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • 38th St underpass

    • A view of the south entrance of the underpass at 38th Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows utility poles, lamp posts, and local businesses. A train passes over the bridge above the underpass. A sign reads: "Barnett Fuel & Coal Co. 1blk North".
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • 38th St underpass

    • Automobiles drive in the underpass at 38th Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows above ground storage tanks, lamp posts, and utility poles. Local residences are in the background.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • 95th Pursuit Squadron of the U.S. Army

    • People gather at the Denver Municipal Airport (Stapleton Airport) to view fighters and transport planes of the 95th Pursuit Squadron of the U.S. Army.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • March 1931
    • [Detail of front] [unidentified hospital sketch]

    • This item (1 of approximately 1000 items) is from Fisher and Fisher's Architectural Records 1892-1997 collection (C MSS WH932). This drawing is a sketch of an unidentified hospital, presumably in the Denver metropolitan area, done in 1938.
    • Fisher and Fisher.
    • 1938 April 28
    • [Seventeenth] 17th & Market

    • A group of men stand on the sidewalk on Market Street near 17th (Seventeenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Signs on nearby buildings read: "J. V. Rhoades Employment Agency," "McMillan's Employment Agency," "Chile," and "Blatz Beer."
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    • 1938 December 31
    • [Sixteenth] 16th Street Sunday afternoon

    • Men and women walk on the sidewalk near 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The marquee of the Denver Theater is in the distance.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "Aunt Mary" with Jessie Pringle (back-center)

    • Cast members, who include Jessie Pringle (on table), of the play "Aunt Mary" pose on stage in Denver, Colorado. They wear costumes that include suits and dresses.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "Dope" house

    • Shows the "dope" house at the Denver Municipal Airport (later Stapleton International Airport) in Denver, Colorado. The single structure belonged to the Humphrey's Aircraft Corporation and was a shop for dope (a special paint) for airplane...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "End of an Era" statue

    • View of "The Closing Era," a bronze statue by Preston Powers at the State Capitol building, Denver, Colorado. It is a life-size bronze reproduction of a Native American male standing over a buffalo slain by the spear he holds in his hand.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "Old" police building

    • Exterior of the old police building, formerly the old city hall, located on 14th (fourteenth) and Larimer street in Denver, Colorado. A sign above the doorway reads: "Police Building"; another sign on the building reads: "Mobilgas". Automobiles are...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "On the War Trail" in Civic Center

    • A view of a statue by Denver artist Phimister Proctor in Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado. The statue depicts a Native American on horseback holding a spear. A plaque on the base of the statue reads: "'On the War Trail' Presented to Denver by...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "T.B." dispensary

    • Shows the single story brick T.B. outpatient clinic of the Denver General Hospital located at Cherokee Street in Denver, Colorado. The clinic was built in 1935 at a cost of $18,000.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • A final clean-up crew

    • A W.P.A. work crew cleans up tree branches and debris after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • A Murdered Joseph "Little Joe" Roma

    • Joseph Roma's body lies on the floor beside a chair, a mandolin, and music stand, Denver, Colorado. Joseph "Little Joe" Roma, was a north Denver grocer, killed by gangsters.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • February 19, 1933
    • A rubber-tired library

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library bookmobile in Denver, Colorado; Gordon Bennett and Lucia Weaver are behind a counter. Pat McMahon and Richard Morroni look on.
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    • A view of Elitch's Theatre as it is today

    • View of the theater at Elitch Gardens in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The wood frame building has an octagonal tower and signs that read: "Elitch Gardens' Players" and "Theatre."
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • A. E. Humphreys

    • View of the Albert E. Humphreys residence at 1022 Humboldt Street in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a house with a walled yard, cornice, and a wrought iron and glass canopy.
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    • 1931 May 30
    • Abbey Theatre Irish Players

    • Group portrait of the Abbey Theatre Irish Players in Denver, Colorado; shows men and women in winter coats. The Broadway Theater entrance is in the background.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1932 February 11-13
    • Abbey Theatre Irish Players

    • Group portrait of the Abbey Theatre Irish Players in Denver, Colorado; shows men and women in winter coats. The Broadway Theater entrance is in the background. The hatless man is Barry Fitzgerald, and the man with the white hat and light colored...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1932 February 11-13
    • Administration building

    • A view of the administration building of the Denver Sewage Disposal Works Plant located on 50th (Fiftieth) and Emerson Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story brick industrial style building with a lower level. Lettering on the front of...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Administration building

    • A view of the administration building of the Denver Sewage Disposal Works Plant located on 50th (Fiftieth) and Emerson Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story brick industrial style building with a lower level and two stair cases that...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Administration building from the N.E.

    • A view of the industrial style, three story brick administration building at the Denver Municipal Airport in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Municipal Airport (Stapleton International Airport) opened in 1929.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Administration building from the S.E.

    • A view of the industrial style, three story brick administration building at the Denver Municipal Airport in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Municipal Airport opened in 1929, the name was changed to Stapleton International Airport in 1964.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Administration building Steele Hospital

    • Shows a two story brick administration building of the Steele Memorial Hospital. The building features a slate tiled roof, covered balconied porch and gablet. The hospital opened in 1892 and met the needs of patients with contagious illnesses.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Admiral Richard E. Byrd

    • Admiral Richard E. Byrd shakes hands with an unidentified woman while on a visit to Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [1930?]
    • Adult Education Council of Metropolitan Denver

    • Interior view of the Adult Education Office at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; shows a woman and man at desks, a telephone, and a United States map.
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    • 1937
    • Adult Education Council of Metropolitan Denver

    • Interior view of the Adult Education Office at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; shows women by typewriters and book cabinets. Posterboard sign describes materials pertaining to "World Affairs."
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    • [1937?]
    • Adult education, Denver

    • Men engage in first aid instruction in Denver, Colorado; the "victim" wears splints and bandages.
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    • Adult education, Denver

    • Men engage in first aid instruction in Denver, Colorado; the "victim" is held above a stretcher.
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    • Adult education, Denver

    • Men engage in first aid instruction in Denver, Colorado; the "victim" is wrapped in bandages.
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    • Adult education, Denver

    • Men engage in first aid instruction in Denver, Colorado; they put a splint of the leg of the "victim."
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    • Adult education, Denver

    • Men engage in first aid instruction in Denver, Colorado. They practice artificial respiration.
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    • Adult education, Denver

    • Men engage in first aid instruction in Denver, Colorado; the "victim" is on a stretcher.
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    • Aerial - police radio station

    • A view of the police radio station KGDX located at 9th and Columbine in Denver, Colorado. The single story brick building has a radio tower; "Police Radio Station KGDX" is on the front of the building in neon letters.
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    • Aerial of 1933 Cherry Creek flood

    • Aerial view of Cherry Creek floodwater and damage in Denver, Colorado after the Castlewood Canyon Dam break; shows the Auraria neighborhood (upper center), Colfax Street (upper left), Cherry Creek, and downtown buildings including the Telephone and...
    • Denver Photo Company.
    • 1933 August 3
    • Aerial view of City Park

    • An aerial view of City Park in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Museum of Natural History, City Park Lake, the park gardens and a race track, now the golf course are in view. An early Colorado Boulevard and Capitol Hill neighborhood are also in the...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • After the flood

    • Men (some in fire department helmets) stand amid Cherry Creek flood damage in Denver, Colorado after the Castlewood Canyon Dam break. A brick office building and displaced house are in the background.
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    • 1933
    • Agnes Memorial Sanatorium

    • Exterior view of Agnes (Phipps) Memorial Sanatorium, a complex of Spanish Colonial style buildings located at 6th (Sixth) Avenue and Quebec Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1933 May 10
    • Agnes Memorial Sanatorium

    • View of the grounds of Agnes (Phipps) Memorial Sanatorium for tuberculosis patients located at 6th (Sixth) Avenue and Quebec Street in Denver, Colorado. The complex of Spanish Colonial style institutional buildings is in the distance. Shows a water...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]

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