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    • 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-
    • 2013 October 19
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Roberta Waggoner Oral History

    • Roberta Lee Waggoner was born at home in 1933. A native of the Swansea neighborhood in Denver, she attended old Swansea Elementary School. Her father was an employee with a local packing company. Her mother suffered from health problems and...
    • Waggoner, Roberta Lee, 1933-
    • 2013 October 4
    • 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
    • East High spotlight: vol 24 no 5

    • 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.)
    • 1942 December 10
    • East High spotlight: vol 2 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.)
    • 1925 April 15
    • Plymouth Notes

    • This is a news letter for the congregation of Plymouth Congregational Church. There is an article about raising money for different church projects. They would like to have an auditorium and a pipe organ. The newsletter has notices for...
    • First Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1898 January 30
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1882 January
    • Florence Lyons

    • Florence Lyons poses for her South High School senior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Lyons' hair is pinned in buns over her ears. She wears a scooped neck dress with an embroidered flat collar, and a long strand of beads.
    • Orpheum Studio.
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    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-
    • 2013 September 20
    • 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
    • Canning fruit for hot lunch project

    • A man and two women work in a kitchen canning apricots or peaches for the hot lunch project for the Work Projects Administration in Colorado. One woman stands at a cast iron stove and sterilizes a can in hot water while the other woman stands at a...
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    • [between 1938 and 1943?]
    • Facts on Housing for Negros

    • Flyer printed in 1965 about the segregation of Park Hill
    • Park Hill Action Committee (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1965
    • Park Hill Topics Volume 7 No. 28

    • A weekly newspaper distributed to the residents of the Park Hill neighborhood. This contains articles about neighborhood events, news, and gossip. As well as advertisements for local businesses.
    • Steele, Alfred
    • 1939 July 14
    • 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
    • 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.
    • Young People's Department of Trinity Methodist Church.
    • 1949 November
    • Picket signs in a trash can

    • Photograph of Roy Carolina looking at picket signs sticking out of a trash can from a teacher's strike in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1969 November 1969
    • Park Hill Topics Volume 7 No. 37

    • A weekly newspaper distributed to the residents of the Park Hill neighborhood. This contains articles about neighborhood events, news, and gossip. As well as advertisements for local businesses.
    • Steele, Alfred
    • 1939 September 15
    • Stapleton International Airport

    • A guide to getting around Stapleton International Airport with guide to airline ticketing, concourses and concessions.
    • Source unknown.
    • undated
    • West Side Recorder Volume 7 No 4

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 August
    • Burlington Zephyr in the Royal Gorge, Colorado.

    • View of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad "Zephyr" train stopped on the tracks in the Royal Gorge, Colo. next to the Arkansas River. Train passengers can be seen walking along the tracks in the distance. The Royal Gorge suspension bridge...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • circa 1950s
    • Beet culture requires much hard labor

    • A man and teenage boys watch boys in sun hats work among rows of beets in (probably) Colorado. Some smoke cigarettes or cigars.
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    • A. H. Stern and Co.'s. Twin Beds Brodway [sic] Theatre, Denver, Colo.

    • Members of the cast of "Twin Beds" pose in front of the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. A playbill that hangs from the pillar shows a picture of a dog with a tin can on its tail and reads: "Tie a Tin Can to Trouble. See Twin...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
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    • Salvage and War Saving Posters

    • Three children look at three salvage and war saving posters. On the wall above the posters there is partially cut-off lettering that says "... too can serve." Posters state when children can donate canned goods, buy war stamps, and bring in...
    • Source unknown..
    • 1944 January
    • Twin Owls rock formation

    • View of the Twin Owls rock formation located on the southeast side of Lumpy Ridge in Rocky Mountain National Park, Larimer County, Colo. The formation is named for its resemblance to two owls sitting on a perch and can be seen from virtually...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2001
    • Leadville

    • A passenger coach, drawn by two white horses, sits in front of the Hotel Vendome on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado. "J. H. Cragg" is painted on the bottom board of the coach and "Hotel Vendome" is painted across the top. "Crosby" is painted...
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    • [between 1893 and 1900]
    • Billboard for Walker's Mexene Seasoning

    • View of a billboard in Denver, Colorado. The billboard has a frame that consists of two oversized newel posts with newel caps, and a cornice across the top with a small pediment with letters that read: "Alden Sign Co." The bottom of the sign...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Memorial Church interior, Stanford University

    • Church was destroyed in the "great earthquake" of April, 1906.; is, the better. No man can work well unless he can speak as the Great Master did of the joy set before Him. And this leads to the greatest of all safeguards, and the most encouraging...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • East High School Library

    • Interior photograph of the library at East Denver High School. Students can be seen studying at desks. Murals along the upper portion of the wall can also be seen.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1935 December
    • The Church Record: vol 1 no 1

    • 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.
    • Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1901 February 26
    • 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
    • Marble, Colo.

    • View of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, shows frame dwellings and commercial buildings. Carbonate Creek valley leads to the Elk Mountains in the distance. The dirt road at the lower left angling up-right is Center Street which today is the flow...
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    • October 5, 1909.
    • 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.
    • Young People's Department of Trinity Methodist Church.
    • October 1949
    • Soldiers eating around a jeep

    • Five Tenth Mountain Division soldiers eat their chow around a jeep in a heavily shelled Italian town. One bites into a piece of food and holds an opened can with a spoon in it while standing beside the jeep. The second sits behind the steering...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • [1945]

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