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  • All fields: Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Gallilee [sic] Baptist 34th Lawrence Denver

    • View of Galilee Baptist Church at 34th (Thirty-fourth) and Lawrence Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one-story stucco building has a cupola.
    • Galilee Baptist Church (Five Points, Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Baptist churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 July
    • Roxy

    • The Roxy theater on the 2500 block of Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The marquis advertises: "R Mitchum S Hayward Lusty Men." The Denver Public Library Cosmopolitan Branch is on the corner of 26th and Welton...
    • Denver Public Library Cosmopolitan Branch--1950-1960.; Roxy Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Motion picture...
    • [1952]
    • St. John's Methodist Episcopal 23rd and Washington, Denver

    • View of St. John's Methodist Episcopal Church at 23rd (Twenty-third) and Washington Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features gothic windows and a square tower with steeple.
    • St. John's Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Methodist Episcopal churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 July
    • Manual

    • Manual Training High School in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Children walk on the sidewalks.
    • Denver Public Schools--Buildings--1950-1960.; Manual Training High School (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Stone house, 3 trucks

    • Two story rusticated stone house with a turret and arched porch probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A sign on the front steps reads: "Being Wrecked by McRea Wrecking Co. AL. 4142." Two McCrea trucks are parked near the...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Equity bldg

    • Two story commercial building in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Awnings are over the shop windows. A sign in the window of store at 2563 Welton Street reads: "Future Home of Equity Savings & Loan Company Will open for business...
    • Equity Savings and Loan Association (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1954?]
    • Equity bldg

    • Two story commercial building in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Awnings are over the shop windows. A sign in the window of store address 2563 Welton Street reads: "Future Home of Equity Savings & Loan Association Will open for...
    • Equity Savings and Loan Association (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Drug...
    • [1954?]
    • Equity bldg

    • Two story commercial building in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A neon sign hangs from the store at 2563 Welton Street it reads: "Equity Savings." The sign on the shop window reads: "Equity Savings and Loan Association."...
    • Equity Savings and Loan Association (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1955?]
    • T. S. Williams - Radio Drug

    • Radio Pharmacy on the corner of 26th and Welton Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A neon sign hangs from the second floor of the building and reads: "Drugs" and "Meadow Gold Ice Cream." A woman looks in the shop...
    • Radio Pharmacy (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Roxy

    • The Roxy theater on the 2500 block of Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The marquis advertises: "R Mitchum S Hayward Lusty Men." The Denver Public Library Cosmopolitan Branch is on the corner of 26th and Welton...
    • Denver Public Library Cosmopolitan Branch--1950-1960.; Roxy Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Motion picture...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Equity bldg.

    • Two story commercial building in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A neon sign hangs from store address 2563 Welton Street reads: "Equity Savings." The sign on the shop window reads: "Equity Savings and Loan Association." Other...
    • Equity Savings and Loan Association (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [1955?]
    • New Hope Baptist Church adult choir E. 23rd Ave & Ogden St.

    • Black (African American) members of the New Hope Baptist Church adult choir pose in the church at 23rd (Twenty-third) Avenue and Ogden Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The men and women wear robes.
    • New Hope Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Baptist churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Choirs...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Welton

    • View of the Petal Shop and an employment service at probably 2607 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Snow covers the ground. Signs on the buildings read: "Flowers," "Gifts," "Public Employment Service," and "Real...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Employment agencies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Florist shops--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Sarah Sims (house at Christmas)

    • Sarah Sims, an African-American woman, wears a choir robe, holds a book, and stands in front of her house at night. The house is decorated for Christmas. Statues and cut outs of choir singers stand in a line in front of the house. A large paper...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1957
    • Curzon bldg

    • Petal Shop florist, 2458 25th Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building is two stories and has an awning over the front door. A neon sign with the name of the shop hangs from corner of the building.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Florists--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Curzon bldg

    • Petal Shop florist, 2458 25th Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building is two stories and has an awning over the front door. A neon sign with the name of the shop hangs from corner of the building. The Sharp...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Clothing stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Florists--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Shrine 53

    • View of a Shriners parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. African American men, women, and children line the street. Members of Shrine 53 march in the parade. Sign for the Roxy Theater is visible.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Shrine 53

    • Members of the Denver Police Department on motorized tricycles lead a Shriners parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. African American men, women, and children line the street. Members of Shrine 53 march in the...
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Caldwell 1953 Christmas

    • Night view of the house at the southeast corner of East 21st (twenty first) and Race Streets, in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado, decorated for Christmas. The lawn is filled with illuminated snowmen, candles, and a miniature...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Shrine 53

    • African American men and women stand on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. They await the beginning of a Shriners parade.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1953]
    • Shrine 53

    • African American members of the Shriners' (Shrine 53) band march with their instruments in a parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Their instruments include drums and trumpets.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Shriner parade

    • African American members of the Shriners (Shrine 53) participate in a parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One man carries a banner and another plays a drum. Spectators line the street.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Shrine 53

    • African American members of the Shriners (Shrine 53) participate in a parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. They march with instruments that include trombones and baritones. Spectators line the street.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Shriner parade

    • African American members of the Shriners march in a parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One man carries a sword. Spectators line the streets.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Shrine 53

    • African American members of the Shriners (Shrine 53) sit on stands to view a parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. They wear suits and fezes.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [1953]
    • Shriner parade

    • African American members of the Shriners (Shrine 53) participate in a parade on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. They wear sashes and turbins and carry drums.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Auraria Casa Mayan Dancers Curtis Park 16th Sept.

    • The Auraria Casa Mayan dancers entertain at a 16th of September (Diez y Seis de Septiembre) Mexican Independence Day celebration in Curtis Park in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Dancers include Magdalena Gallegos and Alice...
    • Hispanic Americans--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dance.; Holidays.; Women.; Gallegos, Magdalena--Pictorial works.; Montoya, Alice--Pictorial works.; Dance--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.;...
    • between 1952 and 1953
    • Shrine 53

    • African American men, women, and children stand near the edge of Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. They await the arrival of a Shriners parade. Members of Shrine 53 stand near the crowd.
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [1953]
    • Harry Hoffman liquor

    • Night view of Harry Hoffman's Cut Price Liquor store at Curtis and 18th (Eighteenth) Streets in Denver, Colorado. Windows display bottles of Calvert whiskey; neon signs read "Harry Hoffman's," "Liquor," and "Free Parking."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Liquor stores--Colorado--Denverv--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Window displays--American--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Dickie King filling station

    • Cars at King's gas station. A mechanic looks under the hood of one car behind the fuel pumps. Signs read: "Happy Motoring," "King's," "General Auto Repair."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobile service stations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Shriner parade

    • African American members of the Shriners stand by automobiles near Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. The Roxy Theater is in the distance. The marquee reads: "Man or Monster Phantom From Space & Blackbeard the...
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [1953]
    • Happy events

    • Outside Harry Hoffman's Cut Price Liquor store at night in Denver, Colorado. The glass display windows in the front of the store show rows of bottles of Calvert whiskey. Signs read: "Harry Hoffman's" in neon, "Clear heads agree: Happy Events call...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Liquor stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Window displays--American--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • McCrea demo

    • Two story building, with small domed roofs at each end, possibly in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A row of cars is in the parking lot next to the building. Sign painted on the adjacent building reads: "[Bek]ins [V]an & Storage...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Shriner parade

    • African American members of the Shriners stand near automobiles during a parade probably on Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Signs on nearby buildings read: "Processing [...]" and "Liquor."
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--People--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Parades &...
    • [1953]
    • Harry Hoffman liquors

    • Interior of Harry Hoffman's Cut Price Liquor store at night in Denver, Colorado. Two men (George Papadias on the right) hold bottles of whisky and stand by advertising.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Liquor stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Merchandise displays--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Whiskey--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Demo next to 1 story

    • An abandoned house probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one story house is made of brick. Next to the house is a pile of bricks and the remains of a building foundation after a demolition.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Church of Christ

    • View of the Church of Christ at 2428 Ogden Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; the stone building has a square tower.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1951 November
    • Twentieth and Champa Streets

    • An African American (Black) man waits to cross Champa Street at 20th (Twentieth) Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A sign on a nearby building reads: "A B C Auto Body Painting."
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Intersections--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Not black owned

    • View of the New York Furniture House at 2300 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and a delivery van are on Welton Street.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Furniture stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Our savior's birthday

    • Sarah Sims, an African-American (Black) woman, wears a choir robe, holds a book, and stands in front of her house at night. The house is decorated for Christmas. Statues and cut outs of choir singers stand in line with the woman. A large paper...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1957
    • Not Black owned

    • View of the New York Furniture House at 2300 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are on the street.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Furniture stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Lincoln market

    • Interior of a grocery store probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Items for sale crowd the shelves and counters. The staff, including African Americans, pose in the store.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Humble filling station

    • Cars are at the M & M Enco Service Station, a Humble gas station and garage, in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A mechanic stands inside the garage. Two gas pumps are in front of the building. Signs read: "Happy Motoring" and...
    • Humble Oil and Refining Company (Incorporated in Del.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobile service stations--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Street with cars

    • Street lined with parked cars probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Peerless Printing Company employees

    • A group of well dressed employees who include men and women and their children pose outdoors near the Peerless Printing Company, 20th Street and Broadway in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. A maintenance man stands on the roof of...
    • Peerless Printing Company (Denver, Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Hispanic Americans--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Women.; Printing industry.; Employees.; Peerless Printing Company (Denver,...
    • [1950?]

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