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  • All fields: Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.
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    • Two boys dressed as Huck Finn

    • Larry Gallegos and Jack Smith participate in the 10th annual Huck Finn Day in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. One boy wears a straw hat, short sleeved shirt and jeans, rolled up and tattered. He holds a fishing pole. The other boy wears...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Skipper (Jim) Herrera

    • Jim (Skipper) Herrera poses against the side of his house with his dog and a puppy in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado.
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    • 1942
    • Skipper (Jim) Herrera

    • Jim (Skipper) Herrera poses in front of his home at 1126 12th (Twelfth) Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. He wears a jump suit with short sleeves. His dark hair is parted on the side. He poses near a house with stone steps.
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    • 1942
    • Corrine Baca, First Communion St. Cajetan's Church.

    • Studio portrait of Corrine Baca on the occasion of her First Communion at St. Cajetan's Church in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. She leans on a prop and wears a white dress and veil and holds a missal.
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    • 1947
    • Skipper Herrera

    • Skipper (Jim) Herrera, a young boy, poses near plants and a tree in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. He wears a shirt, coveralls and a brimmed cap with possibly a military insignia on the front.
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    • 1942
    • Jerry Rodriguez & Jackie Torres

    • Two children, Jerry Rodriquez and Jackie Torres, stand in front of an automobile that belongs to Phil Torres on 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. Jerry wears a two-tone jacket and a bow tie, Jackie wears a First Communion...
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    • 1948
    • Tom Vigil

    • Tom Vigil poses in front of the Foundry near 12th (Twelfth) and Curtis Streets in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The teenage boy wears a dark shirt and pants with the cuffs rolled up. His dark, curly hair is parted on the side.
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    • 1941
    • Celia Baca

    • Celia Baca poses near 1118 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The teenage girl wears a wrap around coat tied with a belt. Her curly, dark hair is worn back.
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    • 1943
    • Lawrence Rivera and Skipper Herrera

    • Lawrence Rivera sits on a tricycle and has his arm around Jim (Skipper) Herrera near 12th (Twelfth) and Curtis Streets in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They pose in front of a brick wall. Lawrence wears a T-shirt, pants and...
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    • 1941
    • Gloria Herrera

    • Gloria Rodriguez, née Herrera, age 5, poses on her front porch at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. She wears a winter coat and pants.
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    • 1949
    • Frank Herrera

    • Frank Herrera, poses in front of his home at 1126 12th (Twelfth) Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. He is bare chested and wears pleated pants. His wavy dark hair is parted on the side and combed back. His brother, Skipper (Jim)...
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    • 1941
    • Bobby Herrera

    • Bobby Herrera, poses on a pony in front of a house at 10th (Tenth) and Lawrence Streets in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Bobby is dressed as a cowboy, he wears a western hat and a leather vest and chaps decorated with metal conchos....
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    • 1948
    • Denver, Colorado South Broadway

    • View of Harris Auto & Parts Company junkyard at 1654 South Broadway in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A tow truck is parked near the yard. Signs on the fence and building read: "Harris New & used Auto Parts Mot[or]s Tires Tubes."
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    • 1940 January
    • Lowry Field

    • Aerial view of Lowry Air Force Base, in Denver, Colorado; shows airport runways, hangars, military housing, and the Agnes Phipps Memorial Sanitarium. Cherry Creek and Pikes Peak are in the distance.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Lowry Field

    • Aerial view of Lowry Air Force Base, in Denver, Colorado; shows airport runways, hangars, military housing, and the Agnes Phipps Memorial Sanitarium. Cherry Creek and mountain peaks are in the distance.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Exhibition boxing match

    • James A. Maestas (Jimmie) and an unidentified boy fight in a boxing exhibition for U.S. Military personnel at Lowry Air Force Base in Aurora, Colorado. Shows the two boys and Army Air Force spectators.
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    • [1943?]
    • Exhibition boxing match

    • James A. Maestas (Jimmie) and three unidentified boys pose at a boxing exhibition for U.S. Military personnel at Lowry Air Force Base in Aurora, Colorado. The boys wear boxing trunks and gloves. A balding man and a man in a kilt, sporin, coat and...
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    • [1943?]
    • Lowry Field, Colo

    • Aerial view of Lowry Field, Denver, Colorado; shows a bowstring- truss roofed hangar, barracks, and the Agnes Phipps Memorial Sanitarium.
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    • January 22, 1940
    • North end of Washington Park showing Park Lane Hotel

    • Aerial view of Smith Lake and the Washington Park neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. Landscaping designed by S.R. DeBoer. The Park Lane Hotel is nearby.
    • Denver Photo Company.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Electric bus

    • View of an electric, rubber-tired trolley coach on Lincoln Avenue and the Colorado State Capitol building in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Corporation electric bus reads: "DTC" and number "535" and is...
    • Tenny, H. M.
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • St. Cajetan's Elementary School

    • View of St. Cajetan's Elementary School near 9th (Ninth) and Lawrence Streets in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The two story, Art-Deco influenced brick building has a shaped parapet, decorative brick work and tall, narrow windows. A...
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    • [between 1947 and 1950?]
    • St. Cajetan's parishioners after mass

    • Parishioners gather after Mass near the steps of St. Cajetan's Catholic Church, 1190 9th (Ninth) Street in the Auraria Neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The "Perkins Epeneter Pickle Co." is on the opposite side of the street.
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    • [between 1947 and 1950?]
    • Baker Jr. High play festival

    • Group portrait of teenaged girl students of Baker Junior High School in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; outfits include drum majorette hats and batons. The young women are identified as: "Pallero, Esterling, Calloway, and Simmons."
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    • 1940 March 1
    • Morey Junior High School, Oct. 1940, voting

    • Boy and girl students cast ballots at Morey Junior High School at 840 East 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A bookcase serves as the voting booth. Shows wooden desks and a blackboard with a map of the...
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    • 1940 Oct. 16
    • Cheesman Park, Denver

    • Aerial view of Cheesman Park in Denver, Colorado. Landscaping by S.R. DeBoer includes the Cheesman Memorial pavilion and fountains. Shows the abandoned Mount Cavalry Cemetery the Catholic section of Mount Prospect (City Cemetery). Houses in the...
    • Denver Photo Company.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • On Madison St at E 34th Ave. east terminal for Rt. #64

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car number 29 at 34th (Thirty-fourth) Avenue and Madison Street in the Clayton neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and trash bins are nearby. A sign reads: "Opening Sat. May 22 Elitch Gardens...
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    • [between 1943 and 1948]
    • Fountain at the Chappell house

    • Interior view of the Chappell House at 1300 Logan Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a fountain with lion spigots and flourishes.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • The Emanuel Memorial

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the Congregation Shearith Israel (Emmanuel Chapel) at 10th (Tenth) and Lawrence Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The ashlar stone building has buttresses and a round window....
    • Davis, Herndon Richard, 1901-1962.
    • 1940
    • First Baptist Church Denver

    • View of the First Baptist Church at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Grant Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a steeple, belfry, columns, and arched windows.
    • Roach, Otto.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado; features a porte cochere and curved driveway. Also shows houses in the City Park West neighborhood.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado; features a porte cochere and curved driveway. Also shows houses and an industrial fuel tank in the City Park West...
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado; shows the City Park West neighborhood and Denver skyline.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows the porte cochere and driveway.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows the porte cochere and driveway.
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    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows children on a wheelchair ramp.
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    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; children and a teacher read. One boy is in a wheelchair.
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    • Boettcher School - Miss Eva Whisler - cafeteria

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School cafeteria in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; Eva Whisler talks to children. Another woman is behind a lunch counter.
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    • Civic Center, Christmas view

    • The Denver City and County Building is decorated for Christmas, Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Merry Christmas Happy New Year 1940."
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1940
    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a ramp and columns.
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    • [1940 March 18]
    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows children. A boy pushes a girl (with flowers) in a wheelchair.
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    • 1940 July
    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) construction at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
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    • [1940 March 18]
    • Boettcher School

    • Interior view of Charles Boettcher School in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows children on beds and in a wheelchair.
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    • 1940 July
    • Civic Center, Christmas views

    • The Denver City and County Building is decorated for Christmas, Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Merry Christmas Happy New Year 1940."
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1940
    • Kent School

    • View of Kent School for Girls at 933 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; cars are parked by the Colonial Revival style structure.
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    • Kent School

    • View of Kent School for Girls at 933 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a Colonial Revival style structure and snow.
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    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The International Style building features a porte cochere,...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1941?]
    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The International Style building features a porte cochere,...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1941?]

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