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Name Arapahoe City
Details Also referred to as Arapahoe or Araphoe Bar. Once located about 2 miles east of Golden.

Associated Records

Image of History of Jefferson County and Some of Its Pioneers with photographs

History of Jefferson County and Some of Its Pioneers with photographs

History of Jefferson County and Some of Its Pioneers with photographs

Image of Booklet - The Denver Westerners Monthly Roundup, May 1964, vol. XX, No. 5 - Notes on a Few Early Towns of Jefferson County by Francis B. Rizzari

Booklet - The Denver Westerners Monthly Roundup, May 1964, vol. XX, No. 5 - Notes on a Few Early Towns of Jefferson County by Francis B. Rizzari

Booklet - The Denver Westerners Monthly Roundup, May 1964, vol. XX, No. 5 - Notes on a Few Early Towns of Jefferson County by Francis B. Rizzari

Image of 2011.099.686 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.686 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of an unidentified historical marker surrounded by grass. Trees are in the background. The structure of the marker is river rock.

Image of 2012.010.018 - Print, Photographic

2012.010.018 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photogrpah of an advertising postcard for the Western Elaterite Roofing CO. Card that shows a mining dredge operating near Golden, CO.

Image of 2012.010.024 - Print, Photographic

2012.010.024 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Wannemaker home at 15965 W. 44th Ave. in Golden, CO. The brick home was also the home of the Frank S. Crane family in the mid-1900s. The home was purchased by Coors on June 30, 1969 and razed to mine gravel.

Image of 2012.010.032 - Print, Photographic

2012.010.032 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Wannemaker House and driveway surrounded by trees.

Image of 2012.010.033 - Print, Photographic

2012.010.033 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the James Wannemaker family outside of their first log cabin in Arapahoe City, CO. South Table Mountain is in the background.

Image of 2012.010.034 - Print, Photographic

2012.010.034 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Wannemaker home which was built about 1861-1862.

Image of 2013.056.038 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.038 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of a machine dredging for gold in Clear Creek Valley in Arapahoe City circa 1904. Two unidentified men are seen working on the left side of the machine. A large pile of debris is located behind the machine.

Image of 2013.056.039 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.039 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of a machine dredging for gold or other materials in Clear Creek Valley in Arapahoe City circa 1904. There is an unidentified man standing on the left side of the machine.

Image of 2013.056.040 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.040 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of gold dredging in Clear Creek Valley in Arapahoe City circa 1904. This pariticular machine is out of the water on supports and is the "Eleanor No. 2".

Image of 2013.056.041 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.041 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of a large dredger dredging for gold in Clear Creek in Arapahoe City circa 1904. Three unidentified people are standing in the foreground with two people standing in the background on the left side.

Image of 2013.056.042 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.042 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of a large dredger dredging for gold in Clear Creek in Arapahoe City circa 1904. Three unidentified people are standing in the foreground with their backs to the camera. There are several people standing in the background on the left side of the machine.

Image of 2013.056.043 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.043 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of a large dredger dredging for gold in Clear Creek in Arapahoe City circa 1904. Three unidentified people are standing near the machine with their backs to the camera. A large pile of debris is located behind the machine on the left side of the photograph.

Image of 2013.056.055 - Print, Photographic

2013.056.055 - Print, Photographic

Black and white digital photograph of a placer mining dredge located on Clear Creek in Arapahoe City. This particular dredge was named "Eleanor No. 2" and was referenced in the Colorado Transcript September 29, 1904.