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The visit of Denver civic leaders to Buckley Field

Identifier: C Photo Album 267A

Scope and Contents

Views of Denver, Colorado, Mayor Benjamin F. Stapleton and city officials on a visit to Buckley Field. Shows the Mayor and city officials and Army Air Force Officers at a luncheon. Images of various training and technical installations: basic, arctic, and armament. Shows men with machine guns, aircraft turrets, an airplane, pistols, gun sights, aircraft cannons, heaters, and wood and rubber rafts.


  • 1944 March 3rd

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.

Biographical / Historical

Mayor of Denver, Colo. 1923-1931, 1935-1947. Also served as Denver postmaster and Colorado state auditor.


1 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: Benjamin F. Stapleton.


Title from first page of album.


Formerly PAFI Album # 267A.

Table of Contents

[Buckley Field] -- [Mayor Stapleton and Col. E.W. Raley] -- [Luncheon at the officers' mess] -- Buckley Field scenes -- Aircraft armament students... -- Instructors in aircraft machine gun and cannon division... -- ...harmonization of optical sights, Buckley Field -- Rifle range -- Aircraft armament students at Buckley Field firing on the skeet range -- Course I, heaters - Arctic Training Division... -- Rubber raft Arctic Training Division, Camp Echo, Colo. -- River raft... -- Interior of Bank of Buckley, Buckley Field, Colorado.

Processing Information

Some of the photographic prints have come loose from the album.

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Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States