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Colorado snapshot album

Identifier: C Photo Album 294

Scope and Contents

Colorado family album, with images of Georgetown, Denver, Civic Center, train wrecks, Royal Gorge, World War One tanks, and picnics.


  • between 1900 and 1947

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


1 photo box(es)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: S. Paisley


Title supplied by cataloger.


Formerly PAFI Album # 294


Album contains gelatin silver prints, cyanotypes, albumen prints, collodion printing-out paper prints, business cards, newspaper clippings, and a typed poem.

Table of Contents

Civic Center Christmas 1922, Denver, Colo. -- Maroon Bells -- Georgetown, Colorado -- Wreck near So. Canon, Colo. Rio Grande RR. -- [Army tanks] -- On the high bridge over Royal Gorge -- Platte River - Nighthawk, Colorado -- Elkhorn Hotel, Estes Park, Colo. Oct. 1915 -- Coggshall home, Georgetown, Colo. -- Racing car 1917 -- Ida Peterson - "1925".

Processing Information

Unbound, unnumbered, various sized album pages; some pages torn; prints are discolored, wrinkled, soiled.

Finding Aid for the Colorado snapshot album[graphic]
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States