Jeanie Straub

@jeaniestraub

Librarian + news junkie who ❤ LOVES music: tinyurl.com/CMB-jeanie. Please check out ♫ @colorado_music for ♫ local music tweets! ♫

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1881: Denver High School (they didn't need to say "East" because it was the only one!)

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"Tabor block" in 1881!

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1882 panama ...

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1882 panama shot from Union Station, lower downtown Denver. Courtesy Denver Public Library Western History ...

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More dead people: Diners in 1885, Albany Hotel, Downtown Denver. (They even look like ghosts!) Courtesy Denver Public Library Western History ...

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looking northwest in 1886 -- nice high shot of 17th Street!

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Stout Street in 1886. Dogs were a problem. The police had to shoot a lot of them. (I LOVED working at a newspaper library! Fun stuff that microfilm!)

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Denver in 1888: 16th Street Mall before it was a mall. Courtesy Denver Public Library

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Denver in 1897: folks reading newspapers at Denver Public Library. They are all dead now, I'm guessing!

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1965 facing capitol.

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Denver in 1912: This is looking north on Logan Street from the south side of Colfax Avenue. (Sorry. Last photo was 1908, not 1918.) Courtesy Denver Public Library.

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Denver in 1918: facing capitol from Colfax and Logan. ... Courtesy Denver Public Library

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same corner, this time 1897 and horse and carriage instead of bicycle (sign of better economic times?) Courtesy Denver Public Library

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Denver in 1890 -- William Garrett Fisher mansion at 16th Avenue and Logan Street. Courtesy Denver Public Library Western History Department. GO LIBRARIES!!

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Deets on upcoming benefit for Elana Rogers, who has breast cancer. She is an alt folk-rock indie princess!

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This reminds me of Deloris Del Rio sp? movie star house. I am buying a condo here.

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they really were throwing bras at the Westy awards show !! LOL THANKS SO MUCH !!

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art deco living room ...

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this photo KILLS me ...

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-- nah. this is what you need. dogs, oh my have you forgotten the slobber?

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