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    • Construct new fire station at 301 Cherokee Street Denver Colorado 1936 to 1937

    • View of Denver Fire Department Station No. 11 at 40 West 2nd (Second) Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The art deco style building has corbeled brick. Letters read: "D.F.D. No. 11." Firemen pose in ladder...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1940-1950.; Baker (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Construct of ski course, City of Aspen, Colorado

    • View of two skiers in Aspen, Colorado; shows one skiing down the hill and the other looking down at the town; ski gates at the side of the hill and bare trees on either side of the slope; landmarks in the town include the Hotel Jerome, the Wheeler...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Skiing--Colorado--Aspen--1930-1940.
    • [between 1938 and 1940]
    • Huskie Highlights: 1976

    • Yearbook for Douglas County High School, located in Castle Rock, Colorado, for the year 1976.
    • Douglas County High School (Castle Rock, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Douglas County History Research Center (Castle Rock, Colo.); School yearbooks--Colorado--Douglas County.; High schools--Colorado--Douglas County--Periodicals.
    • 1976
    • Cliff Palace, the walls of an estufa

    • Two men stand in a kiva (estufa), beside an adobe wall at Cliff Palace (later Mesa Verde National Park), Colorado. The men, identified by initials: "F.E.H." and "F.W.P.", wear wide brimmed hat, shirts or vests, slacks and boots with knee-high...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1890-1900.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mesa Verde National Park...
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    • W.P.A. nursery school - Colorado

    • Children eat at tables in a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado; food includes cake and tin cups of milk.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Children eating & drinking--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Nursery...
    • [between 1933 and 1950?]
    • W. P. Davis & his home at Burlington when he was Co. Treasurer 1901 to 1905

    • Mr. W. P. Davis, Treasurer of Colorado, and two women, stand in the yard of his home in Burlington, Colorado, in Kit Carson County. The yard is surrounded by a chicken-wire fence and a gate. The house, which is partially obscured by trees, is a...
    • Davis, W. P.--Homes & haunts--1900-1910.; Burlington (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Burlington--1900-1910.; Windmills--Colorado--Burlington--1900-1910.
    • February, 1965
    • The Church Record: Vol. 1 No. 2

    • Newsletter produced by the Central Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in newsletter is a sermon by different religious leaders within the church, list of new members and events of different church societies.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901 March
    • 1924 First Baptist Church Directory

    • Membership directory for the First Baptist Church located in Denver, Colorado. Included in the directory are a list of church events, officers and their reports, lists of members, and advertisements.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1924
    • Day nurseries

    • A woman offers a book to a girl in bed in probably an infirmary in a W.P.A. day nursery in Denver, Colorado.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Infirmaries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1933 and 1950?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder car

    • A worker removes blasting powder from an explosives car near the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. Label painted on the box reads "Hercules Powder."...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers feed bunnies in a sand box at a W.P.A. day nursery in Denver, Colorado.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Children & animals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rabbits--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder house

    • A worker stacks explosive charges in the powder house at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. He wears work overalls and a cap. Fuses are wrapped...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers use crayons, paint brushes, an easel, and scissors at a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado. Chairs are made from nail kegs.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Children drawing & painting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Nursery schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers read picture books in a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Children reading & writing--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Nursery schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cutting gauze at Colorado General Hospital

    • A Work Projects Administration (W.P.A) worker uses a power saw to cut gauze into strips in a room at Colorado General Hospital, University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a white shirt and has his sleeves rolled up to...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration--People--1940-1950.; Colorado General Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gauze--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1942 September
    • Alamosa, Colo., Court House

    • The Alamosa Courthouse in Alamosa County, Colorado, was built in 1938 with W.P.A. help and has Mission-style architecture with a U-shaped floor plan, brick construction, curvilinear gables, tile roof, and an arcade along all three sides of the...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Courthouses--Colorado--Alamosa County--1930-1940.; Courthouses--Colorado--Alamosa--1930-1940.
    • [1938]
    • Diamond jubilee of the Cathedral parish, Denver, Colorado...1860-1935.

    • Book created by Retired Reverend Monsignor Hugh L. McMenamin, LLD. for the Diamond Jubilee of the Cathedral Parish of Denver, Colorado. It covers the years of 1860 to 1935. Included in the book are sections dedicated to: Bishop Machebeuf, a...
    • Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Denver, Colo.); Catholic Church Colorado.
    • 1935
    • The first clean-up crew opening a street for travel

    • A W.P.A. work crew clean up fallen trees and branches after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado. A truck with a license plate, "Colo. 1936 1T3613" hauls tree branches and limbs. Shows wooden barricades.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Removing broken but still hanging limbs, etc.

    • A W.P.A. work crew cleans up fallen tree branches after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado. Shows heavy damage to trees.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Clearing sidewalks and hauling away debris

    • A W.P.A work crew clears away fallen branches on a city street after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [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.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Trees--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Historical sketch of the Central Presbyterian Church, Denver, Colorado

    • Booklet compiled for the fiftieth anniversary of the Central Presbyterian Church located in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book are excerpts of correspondence from previous clergy, list of all Elders during the fifty years, and a history of the...
    • Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1911
    • P. W. A. [sic] mining class - Denver

    • View shows W. P. A. students learning the art of placer mining by using a rocker on the banks of an unidentified stream, Denver, Colorado. A rocker consists of a screen box on top draining to a larger box below which is inlaid with riffles to catch...
    • United States. Works Progress Administration of Colorado.--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [1930]
    • An advance WPA crew searching out live wires  and removing hidden dangers

    • W.P.A. employees stand among fallen tree limbs on a residential street after a Denver, Colorado snowstorm. Shows houses and wooden barricades in the distance.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Residential...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 1, 1918 March

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19180301
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 42, 1909 December 4

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19091204
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County, has an Amerian Indian theme. Teepees are in the background of a scene where a man holds a headless rabbit, and a woman grinds corn on the ground. Blood stains are...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Delta.; Delta (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Art--1980-1990.; Tipis.
    • 1980
    • Tennis courts at Gove Junior High School

    • The outdoor tennis courts at Gove Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. A cement court is shown surrounded by a chain-linked fence. Behind the fence five cars are parked on the street
    • Gove Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado in Delta County has an Amerian Indian theme in which a man holds a headless rabbit while a woman grinds corn on the ground. Teepees are in the background and bloodstains are on the...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Delta.; Delta (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Art--1980-1990.; Tipis.
    • 1980
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County has an Amerian Indian theme in which a man holds a headless rabbit while a woman grinds corn on the ground. Teepees are in background and bloodstains are on the ground.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Delta.; Delta (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Art--1980-1990.; Tipis.
    • 1980
    • Geology bldg

    • Exterior detail of entry of Berthoud Hall, geology building, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Jefferson County, shows elaborate Beaux Arts terra cotta trim around arched double door and window transom, pilaster between windows. Designed by Denver...
    • Colorado School of Mines--Buildings--1950- 1960.; Golden (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1950-1960.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Sculptor

    • A man models clay probably in Colorado.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Modeling (sculpture)--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Sculptors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1933 and 1944?]
    • General view of the Home mine and famous mines surrounding it

    • Miners pose on the headframe of the Home mine, Teller County, Colorado. Hand written identification of other mines in the area reads: "Norfolk," "W. P. H.," and, "Forrest Queen."
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Forest Queen Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Home Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Norfolk Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Armed forces service centers

    • African American soldiers in uniform and women laugh as they stand near, or sit on, a piano at a W.P.A. armed forces center in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses, one has on strap heeled shoes.
    • United States. Army.--People.; United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Sulfide Flats

    • A group of large pine trees stands in the midground near Sulphide Flats west of Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. In 1907, the area was chosen as the site for a new dam to serve as a hydroelectric power source. W. Hollingsworth McCleod, a...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Nederland (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Pines--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Two leaders in the establishment of the soldiers recreational center

    • An African American man, in a U.S. Army uniform, and a woman, in a dress and hat, play ping pong at a soldiers recreational center in Denver, Colorado; Andrew Hester, W.P.A. Recreation Director and County Judge C. Edgar Kettering, and soldiers look...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Judges--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Table...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • In front of the "Red Onion" restaurant

    • Skiers sit on chairs in the sun outside the Red Onion Restaurant on Cooper Avenue in Aspen, Colorado, dressed in ski clothes, including sweaters, ski boots, and sun glasses; one woman smokes a cigarette. Beer glasses and dishes are on the two...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1946-1947.; Restaurants--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.; Skiers--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.
    • [1947?]

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