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King and Thompson Families photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 178

Scope and Contents

Snapshots of Denver, Colorado, unidentified views and identified and unidentified studio portraits. Identified individuals include: Grace Skeen, Mr. Jessup, Mrs. Julia L. King, Korah King, W.J. Sallee, Guy D. Sallee, Paul B. Sallee, R. Royal Sallee, James W. Thompson, Julia A. Thompson, Ella Thompson, Edward J. Thompson, Mamie Thompson, Nan Thompson, Edgar Thompson, Elanor Clune, Grace Clune, Mrs. Walter Bedell Smith, Mrs. John McCormick, Rev. J.B. Sparks. Anna Jain, Effie Parker, Nellie Parker, E.J. Thompson, Mrs. E.J. Thompson, Abbie Julia Hall, Eddie Roland Hall, William Hall, Carl Thompson, John P. Skeen, Mrs. Lydia Morris, Jurush Trindle, and Rula Thompson. Bro. Ed's house, Abbie Julia Hall, Eddie Roland Hall and William Hall, 1887, Chama Hotel (N.M.), Bright Angel Trail, Grand Canyon. Albums include travel scenes and images of North American Indians.


  • between 1885 and 1940

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.


2 photo boxes

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Brad Meythaler.

Processing Information

Some photographs are soiled, faded, torn; nitrate negatives have deterioration.

Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

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

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