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    • Betty Cram Oral History

    • Betty Johnson Cram was born September 18, 1922 on a farm near Niwot, Colorado. After high school she moved to Denver and worked several jobs. In 1941, she found work at the Livestock Exchange Group. She remained there for several years, working...
    • Cram, Betty Johnson, 1922-; Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Stockyards.
    • 2013 September 14
    • Betty Wonder Oral History

    • Betty Gallow Wonder was born July 17, 1939, in Denver, Colorado. A life-long resident of the Elyria neighborhood, she was the only child of working parents. She and many extended family members grew up and remained in the area. Betty spent most...
    • Wonder, Betty Lee, 1939-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 September 21
    • Kenneth Ray "Boogie" Mondragon Oral History

    • Kenneth Ray “Boogie” Mondragon was born in 1953 on the east side of Denver. As a youth his family moved into the Stapleton housing project in Denver’s Globeville neighborhood. Boogie remained in the neighborhood until 1992. During this...
    • Mondgradon, Kenneth Ray, 1953-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 October 19
    • Southern Pacific lines #2372, 4-6-0, & #4353 ,4-8-2, on #6 east, train, #6 "The...

    • Southern Pacific Company locomotives #2372 and #4353 head passenger train #6, "The Argonaut," in Tucson (Pima County), Arizona. Railroad maintenance men work on locomotive 4353 s it takes on water from a pipe. Passengers walk on the platform beside...
    • Southern Pacific Company--1940-1950.; Tucson (Ariz.)--1940-1950.; Maintenance & repair--Arizona--Tucson--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Arizona--Tucson--1940-1950.; Railroads--Arizona--Tucson--1940-1950.
    • 1946 November 29
    • Mining, Wapiti Saw Mill at Bull Creek

    • Loggers work at Wapiti Saw Mill on Bull Creek, Breckenridge, Colorado. Two men hold a crosscut saw; horses pull a large log. Shows piles of lumber and logs strewn about, wood frame buildings and snow covered mountains in the distance.
    • Wapiti Mining Company (Breckenridge, Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1910.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Lumber industry--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Yellow Creek round up

    • Cowboys sit on horses and pose in a row near Yellow Creek in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The men wear cowboy hats, vests, and boots and carry lariats. A herd of steer is on a hillside behind men on horses.
    • Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cattle herding--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1910-1920.; Cowboys--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1910-1920.
    • 1911
    • Black Hawk, 1929

    • View of North Clear Creek in Black Hawk, Colorado; shows industrial waste scattered about, a crumbling stone structure (unidentified), and residences. A bridge is visible in the center and a large, three-story structure, is behind it.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • 1929
    • The Midway, the Rialto

    • View of the midway during the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. A man walks down a wide dirt avenue as well-dressed people stand about. Shows a wooden ticket kiosk and a mural with ostriches painted...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Midways--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Ashland Elementary School library

    • Photograph of two students at Ashland Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. A young girl points to a map while a young boy stands next to her looking at where she is pointing.
    • Ashland School (Denver, Colo.); Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Denver Public Schools.; Denver (Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1935
    • Librarian signs up another reader

    • A librarian at the Lakewood Branch of the Jefferson County Library, Mrs. Herman Van Blois, explains the summer reading program to ten year-old Ricci de Neve. She holds a card that reads, "Reading is Something to Crow About!" A sign (with a goat...
    • Lakewood (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Interiors.; Librarians--Colorado--Lakewood--1960-1970.; Libraries--Colorado--Lakewood--1960-1970.; de Neve, Ricci.; Van Blois, Herman, Mrs.
    • June 20, 1962
    • Pioneer encampment

    • A landscape oil painting of a tent encampment under a blue sky on a meadow with a gradual hill; a wagon and trees are in the background and people move about. The painting is on a framed rectangular canvas.
    • Meadows--1890-1900.; People--1890-1900.; Tents--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Chief Red Cloud (at age 72)

    • Seated portrait of Chief Red Cloud, (Makhpia-sha, or Maqpeya-luta) Native American Sioux (Lakota or Teton group, Oglala band) shows the war leader and peace negotiator seated wearing a buckskin with fringe, hair pipe breastplate, a feather in his...
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Oglala Indians--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Red Cloud, 1822-1909.
    • [1894?]
    • Danny Daniel's cell

    • Interior metal balcony tops the ground floor cells in the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Blood covers the floor and wadded bedding on the floor. This cell is where Danny Daniels killed his three co- conspirators and then himself,...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors.; Prison riots--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1929
    • Restoration in Georgetown, April 1946

    • View of Georgetown, Colorado, north on Taos Street. The building in the center is being renovated; a man is reroofing; a ladder leans against the side. Further down the street is the two-story wood St. James Hotel, and beyond is a brick building...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.
    • 1946
    • Lampings, Bailey

    • Mrs. and Mrs. Lamping pose for a portrait on their fiftieth wedding anniversary in Bailey, Colorado. Mrs. Lamping, with her hair pulled back, wearing small, round, wire glasses, sits in a chair. Mr. Lamping wears a suit and stands with his hand on...
    • Lamping, James A.--Anniversaries.; Bailey (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • December 12, 1938
    • Pueblo Bonito, NM

    • People rest in the shade of masonry walls at Pueblo Bonito (San Juan County), New Mexico; men play cards, women sit, one in a hammock, a baby reaches for the other. Rugs are strewn about.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1880-1900.; Pueblo Bonito Site (N.M.)--1880-1900.; Archaeological sites--New Mexico--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Argonaut Hotel

    • View of the Argonaut Hotel at Colfax and Grant Streets in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows an Italianate style five-story building with two wings, parapets, and decorative eave brackets. A horse-drawn buggy and wagon...
    • Argonaut Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Curtis - Muggers

    • Ida Younger, a Denver Sheriff's Department Deputy Sheriff and judo expert, demonstrates a technique used to escape an assailant in Denver, Colorado. She smashes her elbow backward at 300-pound "attacker," Deputy Denver Sheriff Denis "Tiny"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Martial arts--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Self-defense--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Sheriffs--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Laughlin, Denis.; Younger, Ida.
    • 1970 March 18
    • House in Black Hawk

    • View of a two story, L-shape house with a side gable and an entryway off-center on the main facade in Blackhawk, Colorado. Carpenter Gothic bargeboards line the porch frieze and eaves, and bracket the squares formed by the support posts meeting...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1920-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1920-1970.
    • [between 1920 and 1970]
    • The crop that's never scarce in Utah

    • Photomontage of faces of children, babies, boys and girls.
    • Boys--1860-1890.; Girls--1860-1890.; Infants--1860-1890.; Mormons--1860-1890.
    • [between 1860 and 1890?]
    • Dave Oletski Oral History

    • In 1954, David Oletski, was born at 4920 Logan Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One of six children, he was raised in a large extended family of Polish Catholics. At the time of his grandmother’s death in 1978, he had...
    • Oletski, David, 1954-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Habitat for Humanity (Denver, Colo.); Globeville Civic Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 2013 November 2
    • Judy Montero Oral History

    • Judy Hinojosa Montero was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1952. After her parents divorce, her mother remarried and her step-father moved the family to Denver, Colorado in 1954. Judy attended Bryant-Webster Elementary School in Denver. The...
    • Montero, Judy Hinojosa, 1954-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 November 20
    • Fred McPeck Oral History

    • Fred McPeck was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio in 1927. In 1943, he started work building airplane engines for the war effort. Three years later, he joined United States Marine Corps, and was stationed at Camp Lajeune North Carolina, Bermuda, Cuba,...
    • McPeck, Fred, 1927-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Skiing.
    • 2013 October 19
    • West side of the Divide

    • View of dilapidated structures constructed of vertical plank siding, Carson, Colorado; shows lumber strewn about, mine tailings, and mountains above timberline in the distance.
    • Carson (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Carson--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 5 and 6, 1924 May-June

    • Newsletter produced everty two months 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.
    • 19240500
    • John "Jack" Swigert

    • John "Jack" L. Swigert, pilot, astronaut, and public servant, points at a cryogenic oxygen tank at Beech Aircraft, Boulder Division, Boulder, Colorado; Keith E. Helart (sunglasses) and Howard E. Mers look on.
    • Air pilots--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1980.; Astronauts--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1980.; Politicians--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1980.; Test pilots--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1980.; Helart, Keith E.; Mers, Howard E.; Swigert, John L. (John Leonard),...
    • [between 1969 and 1971?]
    • Susan Knapp Oral History

    • Susan Lynn Knapp was born in 1949 in Denver, Colorado. Her family had lived in the Globeville and Swansea neighborhood for several decades, within a few blocks of each other, and owned several family businesses together. Her father and his...
    • Knapp, Susan, 1949-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 2013 November 16
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Carson, 1950

    • View of three dilapidated structures in Carson, Colorado; features vertical plank siding with medium gable roofs, lumber strewn about, mine tailings, and mountains rising above timberline.
    • Carson (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Carson--1950-1960.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Carson--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • SP train, engine number 4435, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #5, The Argonaut, crossing the Rio Grande River; 15 cars, 37 MPH. Photographed: near El Paso, Tex., September 24, 1947.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1947.; Railroad locomotives--Texas--El Paso.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1947
    • Searchlight

    • Monthly newsletter produced by Trinity Methodist Church located in Denver, Colorado. Includes editorials, news bulletins, and general information regarding the youth of the church.
    • Christians--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Youth--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.; Methodist...
    • 1948 August
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1912

    • 1912 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912

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