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Paul Albright photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 465

Scope and Contents

Collection contains 5 8x10" and 5 4x5" black-and-white prints documenting staff, students and activities at the Department of Photographic Training, Lowry Air Force Base (1949-1953); additional images of the "Face on the Barroom Floor", Teller House, Central City, Colo.; and Grant Smelter demolition, Denver, Colo. (February 25, 1950) are included.


  • 1949-1953


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

Paul Lester Albright was born in Ill. on April 28, 1901. The family lived in Jasper County, Mo. before moving to Ft. Collins, Colo. Between 1919-1922, he served with the overseas U.S. military in the Philippine Islands. Albright later worked as a civilian instructor with the Department of Photographic Training, Lowry Air Force Base, Denver, Colo. during the 1950s. He died on April 10, 1970 and is buried in Roselawn Cemetery, Fort Collins, Colo.


1 photo envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Paul L. Albright, Jr. ;2011.


Title from inventory. For a complete list of photographic prints and photographs see inventory sheet.


Title supplied by cataloger.

Processing Information

Physical condition: photographic prints housed in photo envelope and are in good conidtion.

Finding Aid for the Paul Albright photograph collection,1949-1953
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