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Andrews, Jacques and Rantoul Architectural Records

Identifier: M2079

Scope and Contents

1st, 2nd, and 3rd floor plans with exterior perspective of the J.S. Betts house, Denver, Colo. designed by Andrews and Jaques, Architects, Boston, Mass. (ca.1888). The architectural plans are illustrations from the August 11, 1888, Nr. 659 issue of the American Architect and Building News. J. Sanford Betts worked as a broker for the real estate firm of Berkey and Co. It is not known if the house was ever built.


  • circa 1888


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The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Boston, Mass. based architectural firm of Andrews & Jaques was responsible for designing the Boston Block, Denver, Colo. (1890). With the addition to the firm of architect, Augustus Neal Rantoul (1864-1934), Andrews, Jacques & Rantoul also designed the Equitable Building, Denver, Colo. (1892).


1 envelope

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, 2010.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.


Collection incorporates former collections:

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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