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Denver (Colo.) -- History -- Pictorial works.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

3rd Council which served from April 1, 1864 to 1865

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 341
Scope and Contents

View of a group of business men from Denver, Colorado identified as the 3rd Council. Identification, left to right, A. McCune, S.D. Kasserman, George Tritch, H.J. Brendlinger, John Maloney, Gen. Bowen, L.L., McGaffney (really Edward Gaffney).

Dates: between 1864 and 1865

Alexander Martin photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 310
Scope and Contents

Views of Denver, Boulder and Pikes Peak, Colorado.

Dates: between 1880 and 1894?

Anita Finn Collection: a Colorado tour

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 34
Scope and Contents

One photobox of 127 nitrate negatives, 6 photographic postcards, 15 photographic prints of Colorado from 1941. None of the negatives or photographic prints are identified; the postcards have identification.

Dates: 1941

Charles S. Lillybridge Photo Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 282
Scope and Contents

The majority of the images are views of people, landscapes, and buildings in Colorado and Denver.

Dates: between 1890 and 1929?

City and country homes; Denver & Llangollen, Colorado

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 214
Scope and Contents

Views of the John Lloyd Stearns family's homes in Denver and their country home at Llangollen, across from the Glenisle Resort, near the South Platte River, on the Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad in Park County, Colorado. Shows interiors and exteriors of the Denver home and images from Llangollen, these include family gatherings, activities, scenery and the train stop at Llangollen.

Dates: between 1890 and 1910?

Colorado Hispanic Family Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 148
Scope and Contents

Images of mostly unidentified Mexican American (Hispanic) men, women, teenagers, children, and infants in Denver, Colorado, Mora, New Mexico, and unidentified locations probably in Colorado and New Mexico. Views of families and family life, family outings, vacations, houses, interiors, neighborhoods, bars and nightclubs, school graduations, priests and nuns, businesses, a birthday party, African Americans, a dance band, children at play, and a parade.

Dates: 1957-1961

Demolition of Boettcher School Building at Children's Hospital

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 119
Scope and Contents

46 views of the demolition of Boettcher School located at Children's Hospital building in Denver, Colorado. The hospital was connected to the Boettcher School by tunnel. Photographs were taken in February 1993 by Steve Kast and Tia Brayman.

Dates: February 1993

Denver Aerial Photograph Collection: South Platte River Project, City and County of Denver

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 32
Scope and Contents

One box containing 96 black and white photographs, 2 maps, and 1 Inventory Report that says reads: "Coordinate and elevation sheet, South Platte River Project. Maps show photography coordinates," from July and August 1974.

Dates: July-August 1974

Denver, City and County administration: City and County Building construction

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 163
Scope and Contents

Views of the construction of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado.

Dates: between 1929 and 1932

Denver City and County Building: ground breaking ceremonies

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 164
Scope and Contents

Views of Mayor Stapleton and dignitaries at the ground breaking ceremonies for the City and County Building, Denver Colorado. Shows early construction on the building.

Dates: 1929

Denver Municipal Building

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 399
Scope and Contents

Views of the construction of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Images range from the ground breaking in 1929 through the completion of the building in 1932.

Dates: between 1929 and 1932

Denver Public Library; Construction, Branch renovations, Opening Celebrations, City Librarians

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 99
Scope and Contents Views of the construction of the central Denver Public Library designed by Burnham Hoyt in the 1950's and interior and exterior elevations of the construction of the central Denver Public Library designed by Michael Graves in the 1990's. Includes views of some of the sketches and models for the central library by various architects. Shows the construction and renovations at various branch libraries in the Denver Public Library system. Images of the preparation for, and the grand opening...
Dates: 1860-2013

Denver Tramway Co. 1867 to Regional Transportation District (RTD

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 250
Scope and Contents Views of the Denver Tramway Company, Denver City Tramway Company, Denver Tramway Corporation, and the Denver RTD (Regional Transportation District); portraits of DTC and RTD employees, images of streetcars, buses, wrecks, buildings and facilities. The album contains RTD transfers and passes, blueprints of DTC streetcars, an advertisement for the Laclede Car Co., and sundry railroad locomotives. Downtown Denver buildings and landmarks include the Mizpah Arch, Tabor Opera House, State Capitol,...
Dates: between 1867 and 1977?

Denver Water Board Trans-Mountain Diversion Project

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 48
Scope and Contents In addition to the 279 photographic prints and 3 film negatives, the collection includes special formats: three sheets with 7 photomechanical prints and a newsletter, Denver Water News, vol. 6, no. 2, February 1938. Views of the construction of the Denver Trans-Mountain Diversion Project undertaken by the Denver Water Board to divert water from the Fraser River on the Western Slope of Colorado for use in Denver, Colorado. Images of the construction of Ralston Dam, canals, conduits, and...
Dates: 1888-1939 [1936-1937]

Don Etter Auraria Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 56
Scope and Contents

All images identified; photographic prints and negatives includes special formats, a key code and structure location maps and charts.Many of the images were used in Don Etter's book "Auraria: Where Denver Began," and are copyrighted. These items are designated in the collection by a star. Images of cottages, houses, and buildings in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; many were demolished for the construction of the Auraria Higher Education Center.

Dates: 1960-1972

Dorothy Frank Photo Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 75
Scope and Contents Images of Denver, Jefferson County, Clear Creek County, and unidentified areas in Colorado. Views of buildings, faculty and staff at the State Industrial School for Boys (Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center), Table Mountain, Lookout Mountain, Castle Rock, and the business district in Golden; Mount Morrison, Bear Creek Canyon, and Genesee Mountain in Jefferson County; Idaho Springs and the Georgetown Loop in Clear Creek County; City Park, Union Station, and street scenes in Denver. Aerial...
Dates: 1913-1996, [1913-1917]

Downs photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 402
Scope and Contents

Views of oil wells in Ilo Ridge oil field in Hot Springs County, Wyoming and men working. Images of the Gano - Downs Company store and the construction of the Metropolitan Building (later the Metropolitan Hotel) in Denver, Colorado. Includes miscellaneous snapshots of Denver, Colorado, people aboard a ship, a chained bear, billboards, the Denver Club, Arapahoe County Courthouse, and New York City.

Dates: between 1909 and 1922?

Edna Mains Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 80
Scope and Contents

Views of Denver and Colorado. Panoramic photographs of City Park, Denver and unidentified scenery. Group portraits of faculty, and baseball, football, and basketball team members at Grant Junior High School; Sunday school classes and social groups at Asbury Methodist Episcopal Church in Denver. A few images from Seattle, Washington, Oregon, and a flood in Aurora Illinois.

Dates: 1905-1920

Fred Thumhart photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 291
Scope and Contents

Views of Denver, Colorado, the Denver Tech Center, Stapleton Airport, the Mile Hi Marathon, the United Bank Tennis Classic, and the Denver Symphony Orchestra. Images of the Coors Brewery in Golden Colorado. Portraits of well known athletes, musicians and celebrities who include: Arthur Ashe, Victor Amaya, Bob Lutz, Tom Okker, Luciano Pavarotti, Michael Palmev, Carl Tipilow, Senator Gary Hart, Gene Amole and Congresswoman Pat Schroeder.

Dates: between 1968 and 1980?

Independence Day Parade Denver, Colorado

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 268
Scope and Contents

Views of the Fourth of July Parade celebrating the American Bicentennial in Denver, Colorado. Images of the organizing committee, parade marshals, floats, marching bands, spectators and other participants. Includes aerial photographs of downtown and Civic Center.

Dates: 1976 Saturday July3

Joy family papers

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1945
Scope and Contents

Manuscripts: Scrapbook with information from newspapers clippings and magazine articles that belonged to Harold B. Joy and covered much of his family.



Dates: Check date

Lang & Pugh

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 140
Scope and Contents

Exterior and interior views of houses and floor plans designed by the architectural firm of Lang and Pugh, William A. Lang and Marshall R. Pugh, Partners, and built, for the most part in Denver, Colorado.

Dates: between 1885 and 1893

Lawrence Rider Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH1886
Scope and Contents Motion picture films of downtown Denver, Colorado: buildings and events, Valley Highway, Lakeside amusement park, Brooks Tower, Tabor Opera House (1957-1968). Color slides of Denver, Colorado: First National Bank, Windsor hotel, Capitol building, Washington park, City park, Hilton hotel, Federal Reserve building, Valley Highway, Elephant Corral; Central City, Colorado: Teller House, Opera house, Williams stable; Fort Collins, Colorado: Portland Cement Plant; Aspen, Georgetown,...
Dates: 1945-1972

Louis Charles McClure Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2300
Scope and Contents The collection dates from 1898-1943 and contains approximately negatives and prints, one photo album, a journal listing photographic plates #1001-4326 1 album with views of crops, agriculture, irrigation facilities, and reservoirs in Adams County and Jefferson County, Colorado (1909); 47 assorted prints of railroads, Coors Brewery, residences, buildings, libraries, the Garden of the Gods, mountains, and panoramas of Denver, Colorado; 1 bound journal with list of photographic...
Dates: 1898-1943

Marian Wait Elder family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 230
Scope and Contents

Studio portraits of unidentified women and children. Images of the aftermath of a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado. Miscellaneous snapshots of Boulder and Tolland.

Dates: between 1900 and 1920

McFADDEN FAMILY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH864
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Photographs and 35mm slides depicting family trips and family activities spanning 1863-1984, comprise the bulk of the collection. Numerous photographs and glass plate negatives also document a taxidermy business owned by Charles L. McFadden, Shirley McFadden's father-in-law. Family papers primarily include correspondence, ephemera and memorabilia. SERIES 1 McFADDEN FAMILY PAPERS [1898]-1981 BOX 1-2 McFadden family papers contain memorabilia...
Dates: 1863-1982

Nolie Mumey's Windsor Hotel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 25
Scope and Contents

Views of the Windsor Hotel, 18th and Larimer Streets, Denver, Colorado. Images of the exterior, the interior, and historical objects from the museum located in the Hotel.

Dates: 1955

Panorama photographs of Denver

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 347
Scope and Contents

Panoramic views of Denver, Colorado. The larger image shows Civic Center, the Denver Tramway powerhouse building, Denver Fire Department's Engine House Number One, the Arapahoe County Courthouse, 16th (Sixteenth) Street, the Majestic Building, The Brown Palace Hotel, Sherman Street, and Central Presbyterian Church ca. 1899. The smaller image shows an earlier view of Denver, between 1873 and 1888, with the chimney of the original Denver General Hospital and Arapahoe School in the distance.

Dates: between 1873 and 1899

Photographs Fraser River Diversion Project

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 267B
Scope and Contents Views of the construction of the Denver Trans-Mountain Diversion Project undertaken by the Denver Water Board to divert water from the Fraser River on the Western Slope of Colorado for use in Denver, Colorado. Images of the construction of dams, canals, conduits, and reservoirs. The album contains a letter addressed to Mayor Benjamin F. Stapleton, a description of the project, a data sheet giving water yields, an index map for the Moffat Tunnel extension, and a blueprint of a section of the...
Dates: between 1935 and 1937

Photographs, W.P.A. Project 4527 Colorado Museum of Natural History, Denver, Colorado

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 302
Scope and Contents

Photographs of exhibits, fossil skeletons, and dioramas at the Colorado Museum of Natural History prepared by, or with the assistance of, W. P. A. employees. Includes sample leaves used in dioramas, a report of production by W. P. A. employees, newspaper clippings describing the exhibits, and a sign for an exhibit.

Dates: between 1937 and 1940