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Alexander Martin photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 310

Scope and Contents

Views of Denver, Boulder and Pikes Peak, Colorado.


  • between 1880 and 1894?


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

Alexander Martin, born in Scotland; died in Denver, 1929. Active in Boulder, 1874-1878; Central City and Denver, 1879; Georgetown 1884, 1888. Operating in Denver 1888-1901; studio at 1634 Larimer, 1888-90; Clear Creek Avenue, southeast corner of Coyote, 1893; 1740 Larimer, 1894-97; 53 Tabor Block, 1898; 2500 19th, 1899-1900; 1629 Platte, 1901.


.5 photo box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

gift;. Paul Schott. gift;M. Howe;2010.


Title from inventory.


Some images have inked titles from originals.

Table of Contents

[United States signal station summit of Pikes Peak] -- Old Red Rock Mill, Boulder -- [Tabor Grand Opera House, Denver, Colo.] -- Union Depot, Denver, Colorado -- [Windsor Hotel, Denver, Colo.] -- Lawrence Street north from 15th, Denver, Colo.-- Larimer St. from 16th St. Denver, Colo.-- [Arapahoe County] Courthouse, Denver, Colorado.

Processing Information

some of the albumen prints are faded and soiled.

Processing Information

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Finding Aid for the Alexander Martin photograph collection[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