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    • In the Cripple Creek "Boom Days", April, 1892

    • Group view of ten men standing on boardwalk, Cripple Creek, Colorado in front of wooden frame buildings with false fronts; commercial business district of 4th (fourth) Street; sign attached to building reads "Tutt & Penrose,"; partial view of...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; False fronts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Garstin, William.; Maury, Frank.; Pendleton, Jack.; Penrose, Spencer, 1865-1939--Tomb.
    • 1892
    • Advertising - Billboards

    • Three men stand near a billboard that advertises Cudahy's Soap possibly in Colorado. The billboard reads: "Cudahy's Diamond 'G' Soap, the C Mark, Does Better Work and Goes Further Than Any Other Laundry Soap." Two of the men wear work clothes and...
    • Billboards--1890-1900.
    • 1897, September 29
    • Denver, 16th and Wazee

    • Horse-drawn wagons are in front of the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company building at 1010 16th Street, Denver, Colorado. Painted on the side of the building: "Coal and Feed; Hay, Grain, and Coal; Corn Chop and Bran; phone 1225; Loose Hay Market."...
    • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Feed stores--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fuel trade--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Arrow, Colo. on the Moffat Road

    • Arrow, Colorado (formerly Arrowhead), and Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) passenger train; shows standard gauge tracks and switches, town behind depot, women standing on track, a dining room a restaurant,...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • 1905
    • North on Sherman Ave. from 16th Ave.

    • View north on Sherman Street from 16th (Sixteenth) Avenue towards Central Presbyterian Church (17th Avenue & Sherman) and El Jebel Temple (18th Avenue & Sherman), Denver, Colorado; tree-lined cement sidewalk, billboard in front of church "Dr....
    • Churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Princess Theatre, Denver

    • Exterior view of Princess Theater, 1620 Curtis Street, Denver, Colorado; ornately exterior decorated theater, ticket booth in alcove entrance; horse-drawn carriages, bicycles and early battery powered automobile parked at curb. men, women &...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Princess Theater (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1911
    • Cherry Creek north of Country Club

    • View of Cherry Creek flood damage in Denver, Colorado; shows drainage pipes, retaining walls, washed out stream banks,x a steel bridge, people, and houses in the Country Club neighborhood. Billboard reads: "Byers Addition."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1912 July 14
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 3, 1912 November 9

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1912 November 9
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 2, 1913 November 22

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1913 November 22
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 14, 1914 April 25

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1914 April 25
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 5, 1914 December 12

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1914 December 12
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 10, 1914 February 28

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1914 February 28
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 12, 1914 March 28

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1914 March 28
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 1, 1914 October 10

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1914 October 10
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 23, 1914 September 12

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 1914 September 12
    • Colo. National Bank bldg., W. E. & A. A. Fisher, architects, Seerie Brothers Co. builders

    • View of Colorado National Bank construction, 17th (seventeenth) and Champa streets, Denver, Colorado; shows steel girders atop a row of Ionic columns, a crane system of beams, ropes and pulleys, and marble; a sign reads: "Seerie Brothers...
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1915 March 13
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 3, 1918 May

    • 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.
    • 1918 May
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1919 December

    • 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.
    • 1919 December
    • Mancos streets

    • A man drives a car while a woman pedestrian walks down a street in Mancos (Montezuma County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings, utility poles, a flag on a flagpole and parked cars. Signs on buildings read: "First National Bank," "Mancos Garage...
    • Mancos (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Clothing stores--Colorado--Mancos--1920-1930.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Mancos--1920-1930.
    • 1920
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Numbers 2 and 3, 1920 February-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.
    • 1920 February-March
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 1, 1920 January

    • 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.
    • 1920 January
    • Broadway Theatre Denver

    • Panoramic view of the cast of "George White's Scandals of 1919," a musical revue presented at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men, women, and a girl pose at the theater front entrance. A sign in the theater window reads:...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1920, Sept. 8
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Numbers 1 and 2, 1921 January-February

    • 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.
    • 1921 January-February
    • North Platte Valley Highway

    • People stand near a truck by a billboard in Wyoming. The sign reads: "North Platte Valley Highway, Following the Oregon and Mormon Trails, Ogalalla, Lewellen, Oshkosh, Broadwater, Northport, Bryard, Minatare, Scottsbluff, Mitchell, Morrill, Henry,...
    • Billboards--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Roads--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Signs (Notices)--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Trucks--Wyoming--1920-1930.
    • 1923 August 22
    • Sewer

    • View of probably storm sewer construction in Denver, Colorado; shows ceramic pipe sections in a trench, steam machinery, a car, men, and a dog. Houses, a cold frame, and a wagon with letters: "Denver Municipal Water Works" are in the background....
    • Storm sewers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Construction equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1923 November 30
    • Re-opening of Opera House, Central City, 1932

    • The billboard for the 1932 play festival season is posted outside of the Central City, Colorado, Opera House. It is attached to the granite wall, to the left of the arched entrance, and beneath a sconce. The billboard reads "The Central City Opera...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Central City

    • View of a billboard at the Opera House in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, reading: "Miss Edna James, Mr. Raymond Hackett, Mr. Moffat Johnston, Mr. Frederic Worlock, Mr. Lewis Martin, Mr. Ian Wolfe, Mr. Arnold Ronnebeck, Mr. Paul Stephenson...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera Houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Matinee crowd in front of Central City Opera House, 1933

    • A line of people stand in front of the Central City Opera House and on the sidewalks. The women wear summer dresses and hats, and the men wear suits and hats. The Opera House is a two story building with a mansard roof with rounded windows and...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1933
    • Bell ringer Opera House Central City, Colorado

    • Photograph of a Central City Opera House Bell Ringer. He is standing in the middle of unpaved Eureka Street with his back toward the Opera House. He is dressed completely in a black frock coat with satin lapels, black trousers, and black, leather...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bells--Colorado--Central City--1830-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Central City Opera House.
    • 1933
    • Post crowds

    • People crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado. A banner on an office building reads: "Welcome 42nd Street Stars." Storefront letters read: "Woolworth's," and a neon sign reads: "Pool, Hotel." A...
    • Denver Post--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933 February 23
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri" and designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is constructed of Gilpin...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Central City Opera House

    • A billboard on the left side of the Opera House entrance reads "Central City Opera House Association, Inc., Sixth Annual Play Festval July 17 to August 7, 1937 Mr. Richard Aldrich Presents Miss Ruth Gordon, Mr. Dennis King, Mr. Walter Slezak, Mr....
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Lakeside billboard

    • View of a Lakeside Amusement Park billboard in Lakeside (Jefferson County), Colorado reads: "Yes Sir! It's Lakeside Again, Now Playing Kay Kyser and his Host of Radio Stars. Dancing. Boating. Swim. The Greatest Amusement Park in The West," and...
    • Lakeside (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Lakeside Amusement Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Lakeside--1930-1940.; Billboards--Colorado--Lakeside--1930-1940.
    • 1937 August 19
    • City of SF - Oakland Pier

    • The "City of San Francisco," operated jointly by the Union Pacific Railroad, Southern Pacific Railroad, and Chicago and Northwestern Railway, waits at the Oakland Pier, in Oakland (Alameda County), California. People crowd the dock; Treasure...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1930-1940.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1930-1940.; City of San Francisco (Express train)--California--Oakland--1930-1940.; Oakland (Calif.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1938
    • Bennett Avenue, 1939, Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • One and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; buildings are decorated with boxed cornices, brackets, pediments, and parapets; signs attached to buildings: "Porter's Cafe," "Official Tourist...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1930-1940.
    • 1939 May 30
    • Tionesta Valley Ry. M55 4-2-0 Chevrolet bus, Hamilton, PA.

    • View of a dilapidated Tionesta Valley Railway M55 Chevrolet motor car (a converted bus) beside railroad tracks in Hallton (Elk County), Pennsylvania. The motor car has boarded up windows. Shows a flatcar and a partly visible billboard on a nearby...
    • Tionesta Valley Railway Company--1940-1950.; Railroad motor-cars--Pennsylvania--Hallton--1940-1950.; Hallton (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Railroad sectrion cars--Pennsylvania--Hallton--1940-1950.
    • 1941 April 26
    • Billboard for Folger's Coffee

    • View of a billboard located in Denver, Colorado. The billboard has a frame that consists of two oversized newel posts with newel caps, and a cornice across the top. the bottom of the sign has a narrow skirt with vertical uprights and a small plaque...
    • Alden Sign Co.--Products--1940-1950.; J.A. Folger and Company--Public relations--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Billboards.; Coffee industry.; Coffee.
    • 1942?
    • Texas & Pacific Ry. 1000 diesel BB in fore, Union Station beyond, Dallas.

    • Texas & Pacific Railway diesel 1000 and a freight car are at Union Station in Dallas (Dallas County), Texas. Lettering on the freight car reads "Union Pacific, Road of the Streamliners." Shows passenger and freight trains in the railroad yard,...
    • Texas & Pacific Railway--1940-1950.; Dallas (Tex.)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.
    • 1946 December 25
    • St. Louis Southwestern Ry. 675 4-8-2 pulling Lone Star south out of depot, broad, Dallas, Tex.

    • Smoke rises from a St. Louis Southwestern Railway locomotive #675, coupled to the "Lone Star Limited", south of the Union Station in Dallas (Dallas County), Texas. Shows a smokestack and a "Dr. Pepper" billboard on top of a commercial building....
    • St. Louis Southwestern Railway Company--1940-1950.; Dallas (Tex.)--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.; Railroads--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.; Rialroad locomotives--Texas--Dallas--1940-1950.
    • 1946 December 25
    • Texas Mexican Ry. diesel 601, Corpus Christi, Tex.

    • View of Texas Mexican Railway diesel locomotive #601 in Corpus Christi (Nueces County), Texas. Men are in the locomotive and beside the tracks. Shows a brick building with a banner that reads: "[?]wings Flour," and a billboard that reads: "Most...
    • Texas Mexican Railway Company--1940-1950.; Corpus Christi (Tex.)--1940-1950.; Billboards--Texas--Corpus Christi--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Texas--Corpus Christi--1940-1950.
    • 1946 October 30
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge (2-8-2) locomotives #494 and #499 are on a freight train in Poncha Junction (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a dirt road beside the tracks, and a billboard that reads "Drink Fully Aged Coors...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Poncha Junction (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Billboards--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1946 September 18
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 464, south Alamosa, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 464 (2-8-2 with coal tender) vents smoke at south Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a neon sign: "Narrow Gauge Motel - Open," mountains, and a billboard: "Mercury."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW (2-8-2')s 483, 492, south Alamosa, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 483 and 492 (2-8-2's) with a consist of box cars, vent smoke near Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a neon sign: "Narrow Gauge Motel - Hobby Shop - Open," mountains, and a billboard: "Dodge Simpson...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Signs (Notices)--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive #492 (2-8-2), with a freight train, across from the Narrow Gauge Motel on highway US 285 in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Motel signs read: "Narrow Gauge Motel,"...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1950-1960.; Motels--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1950
    • D&RGW, south Alamosa, Colo. caboose 0500 fore, 496, 491 (2-8-2s), passing in background.

    • View of caboose number 0500 near Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A freight train pulled by locomotives 496 and 491 (2-8-2's) and a billboard are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1950 December
    • D&RGW, Alamosa, Colo. standard gauge (2-8-0) 1161 running south of Alamosa, Colo. off motel.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 1161 (standard gauge 2-8-0), and a flatcar and gondola car, south of Alamosa (Alamosa County) Colorado. A highway and a billboard are beside the railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1950 December
    • Central City, 1953

    • View looking out of the arched doors of the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, toward the arched windows and doors of the Williams' Stable building. A billboard, which is partially visible, is to the right of the arched door. Inside the Teller...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953

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