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    • 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-
    • 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 time he...
    • Mondragon, Kenneth Ray 1953-
    • 2013 October 19
    • 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-
    • 2013 September 14
    • 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-
    • 2013 November 16
    • 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-
    • 2013 November 20
    • 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-
    • 2013 November 2
    • Margret Escamilla Oral History

    • Margaret Escamilla was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1954. One of nine children, she was raised in a military family and lived in several countries. After she married her husband in 1971, she moved to the Globeville neighborhood of Denver,...
    • Escmilla, Margaret, 1954-
    • 2013 November 15
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 7

    • Christmas edition of the newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930 December 17
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 8

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1931 January 14
    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 6

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1969 October
    • East High spotlight: vol 29 no 13

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 May 27
    • Bird's-eye view of Denver from state capitol

    • Views of buildings and landmarks in Denver and Colorado, that are numbered include: 1. Oxford Hotel Office. 2. Robertson-Doll Carriage Co. 3. Colorado Dry Goods Co. 4. Jackson-Smith Photographic Co. 5. Daniels & Fishers. [Caption below image: F.E....
    • Logan, Charles Thomas.
    • 1898, October
    • Breckenridge, Colo Reliance Gold Dredge

    • View of a Reliance Gold Dredging Company Bucyrus-built hydraulic placer gold bucket-line dredge in Swan River, French Gulch, Summit County, Colorado. Colorado School of Mines students and miners pose on the vessel.
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    • 1906?
    • Abel D. Breed ca. 1875

    • $1,000 and tons of ore had been blocked out as a reserve. That year, Breed sold the mine to a group of investors from Holland for about $3 million with a cash down payment of $1.5 million. The mine is probably most famous for producing the silver...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Doll

    • Shows a Native American (Southern Plains (Ute?)) doll. The head is buckskin with buffalo fur for hair; the body is muslin and is covered with a blue wool dress trimmed with red cotton binding. The sleeves are long with purple stripes; the yoke,...
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    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • A Tribute to Youth Program

    • Program for 1994 African-American Awareness Month event at the Ford-Warren Branch at the Denver Public Library.
    • Denver Public Library.
    • 1994 February 19
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 6

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930 November 26
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 10

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 February
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 13

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 March 26
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 1

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 September 30
    • Lettuce field of Sato and Parish, San Luis, Colorado, 1926

    • 1926: Panoramic photo shows lettuce field situated between the farms of Joseph Sato and William S. Parrish near the San Luis State Road, Costilla County, Colo. Truck farmer Joseph Sato is standing middle left and William S. Parrish is on the middle...
    • J. Kai Photo Studio (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1926
    • Mesa community dinner gathering

    • Group portrait of the Mesa community dinner gathering, about five miles from Meeker, at the Frank Harker homestead, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Left to right: Luke Devlin, Jennie Tomlinson (Mrs. Wes. Tomlinson), Mattie Harker (Mrs. Frank Harker),...
    • Proctor, Albert.
    • [between 1906 and 1909]
    • Eldora, Colorado

    • Interior view of the schoolhouse at Eldora, Colorado, shows a classroom full of children, most of whom are seated at wooden desks. Their teacher and other students are standing against the far walls.
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    • [1906?]
    • 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...
    • Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), ca. 1849-1893.
    • [1894?]
    • Nederland Dam 1938

    • 133,000 cubic feet of reinforced concrete were reportedly used to build the 624-foot dam, which was about 120 feet thick at the base and about 16 feet at the top. The dam was opened 1910. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.; The branches of a...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Nederland Dam 1938

    • cubic feet of reinforced concrete were reportedly used to build the 624-foot dam, which was about 120 feet thick at the base and about 16 feet at the top. The dam was opened 1910. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.; Tall pine trees jut into...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Flathead Indians

    • Standing portrait of a white man and five Native American Flatheads (Salish). Identification (right to left) Michael Wyateelame, an elderly man, his wife, Susie Magpie, and Forest guard Harold Flower (white), Camas Prairie, Flathead Indian...
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Trinidad, looking north

    • View of Trinidad, Colorado, looking northwest. Adobe buildings and walls near the foreground have vigas and hipped, gable roofs. Scene includes the Catholic School, a square building with a cottage roof. A false fronted commercial structure has...
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • Akron, Colorado, the first Court House of Washington County

    • Men gather under the covered boardwalk of a two-story wood frame building during a 1902 trial in Akron, Colorado. The building's roofline has a center arch flanked by peaks. It was originally built as a hotel about 1886, but was taken over as a...
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    • 1902
    • Grand Canon, junction of Diamond and Colorado Rivers

    • A man stands beside rounded rocks and a pool of still water in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park) near Diamond Creek in Lower Granite Canyon, Mohave County, Arizona. Shows sand beside the Colorado River and canyon walls in the...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
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    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 9

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 January
    • Early Denver

    • Rooftop view of downtown Denver, Colorado. Houses and commercial buildings line the street. Signs read: "Tribune Daily & Weekly" and "Wright [...] Livery Stables."
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Prepare for the miracle! : a sermon

    • Sermon given by Reverend Raymond A Waser to the congregation of First Plymouth Congregational Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Waser, Raymond A. (Raymond Albert), 1907-
    • 1943 March 14
    • Grand Lake, Otto and Walter Wetzel residence

    • View of Otto and Walter Wetzel's log cabin, amidst pine trees, in Grand Lake, Colorado, shows a two-story, gable roof, vertical log cabin with steps leading to an enclosed porch. A rustic "Wetzel Haven" sign is near the screened porch door. The...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner operates an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner stands on a drill steel wedged between the rock faces of the hanging wall and the foot wall. A...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Emerson Community Garden in 2004

    • The community garden at 8th and Emerson Streets in Denver's; Capitol Hill was started in 1977, on a large piece of prime real estate that covered two large house lots. Our water came from the fire hydrant that Denver Water let us use on a flat rate...
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    • 2004
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner squats down to operate an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner leans against a thick rock wall. Smaller rocks stand in a pile in the dark background. The...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Russell Gulch, Colo.

    • The mining district of Russell Gulch was about four miles southwest of Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. About $35,000 in gold was reportedly mined every week when the area was first discovered by William Green Russell in 1859. Several...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • 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.)
    • 1911
    • D.A.C. Park at 17th Ave and Detroit

    • People fill bleachers and watch bicycle races at the Denver Athletic Club Park, near City Park, in Denver, Colorado. A buggy is on Detroit Street; a boy climbs the fence.
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    • 1902?

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