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Travel photographs

Identifier: C Photo Album 239

Scope and Contents

A random assortment of images from Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, California, and Washington State. Views of Chicago, Seattle, Denver, Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, parks, museums, the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, mountains, lakes, streams, and people. Miscellaneous images of Europe.


  • between 1890 and 1920?

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 boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: Edna Maines 12/1/93


Title supplied.


The album contains commercial copy prints, photographic prints, snapshots and postcards.


Formerly PAFI Album # 239.


Many of the images have identification.


This album appears to have been a family album, all of the family photographs have been removed.

Table of Contents

Royal Gorge -- Seattle snow storm, Feb. 2, 1916, 30 inches -- Puget Sound, Seattle -- Lion House, Salt Lake City, Utah -- Indians of Puget Sound -- Buffalo Bill -- Monroe Street Chicago -- Longs Peak Inn -- Peoria's monument to Civil War heroes [Ill.] -- Depot Joliet Ill. -- Insane asylum Kankake, Ill. -- New Bridge, Iowa City -- Cedar Rapids, Ia. -- Estes Park July 4th 1913 -- Bronco busting, Estes Park -- Flat Top trip, 1913 -- Colo. sugar beets -- Morning Eldorado Springs -- Denver's blizzard -- First Liderty [i.e. Liberty] Loan Parade Chicago -- Chicago beaches -- Eastland disaster -- Fields Museum, Jackson Park, Chicago -- World's Fair 1893, Chicago.

Processing Information

Some photographic prints are discolored, damaged, or faded.

Finding Aid for the Travel photographs[graphic]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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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