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Name Castle Rock Resort

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Image of 1873.a - Postcard

1873.a - Postcard

Unused postcard marked, 5993 - Golden, Colorado, and Entrance to Clear Creek Canon from Castle Rock Mountain Scenic Incline Railway. Denver Mountain Parks. BAck of postcard stamped in red ink, Jefferson County Museum, Old Court House, Golden, Colo.

Image of 2006.003.009.003 - Postcard

2006.003.009.003 - Postcard

Black and white photographic postcard of a woman and two young girls seated on two different donkeys in Golden, CO. Castle Rock and South Table Mountain are in the background. The back has been used for correspondance.

Image of 2008.001.001 - Postcard

2008.001.001 - Postcard

Unused sepia postcard titled Burro Transportation, Castle Rock at Golden. Postcard depicts a woman seated on a burro with Castle Rock in the background.

Image of 2011.001.005 - Postcard, Picture

2011.001.005 - Postcard, Picture

Black and white photo postcard of three women in a biplane superimposed over a background of Castle Rock in Golden, CO. Postcard is unused. Negative number 680.

Image of 2013.041.001 - Postcard, Picture

2013.041.001 - Postcard, Picture

One black and white real photo postcard of a group of men and women on donkeys posed under Castle Rock in Golden, CO. A total of ten riders, four men and six women are nicely dressed each wearing a coat and hat. The silhouette of the Castle Rock Resort can be made out along the top of Castle Rock. The back of the postcard is not used. Golden, Colorado is hand-written across the bottom. The upper left hand corner is printed with the following: Castle Rock Resort at Golden, affords visitors to Denver one of the most novel and sightly foot hill trips. Reached by Seeing Denver Automobiles-Tramway and Intermountain Electric Lines QUAINTANCE INVESTMENT COMPANY, GOLDEN, COLO.

Image of 2014.049.001 - Postcard, Picture

2014.049.001 - Postcard, Picture

One used real photo postcard of three young men in a prop bi plane. South Table Mountain and structures upon Castle Rock are in the background. Back of card shows it was produced by Quaintance Investment Co. of Golden. Back upper left hand text says: Duplicate orders 1/4 doz. or more 10c. each. Order by number. Quaintance Investment Co., Golden, Colo. Correspondence says: Dear Sister: You see you are not the only highflyer. We are above Castle Rock which rises six hundred feet above the City (?) of Golden. My roommate is on my left and the person steering is a Lexington Ky man. Hope you are having a good time. Will send a banner in about three day. Lovingly Your brother.

Image of 2014.063.001 - Postcard, Picture

2014.063.001 - Postcard, Picture

Used black and white postcard of Golden at night looking towards Castle Rock. St. Joseph Catholic Church is in the middle right. Printed across the front bottom: 1527 Castle Rock Mountain Railway and Park at Golden Colo. "A unique night trip from Denver." Back of card is dated Mar 2, 1917. Card addressed to Mary Dedisse from Louisa Hicks.

Image of 2016.066.001 - Brochure

2016.066.001 - Brochure

Tourist brochure for the Castle Rock Mountain Railway and Park in Golden, Colorado. Cover depicts one of the funicular cars with Castle Rock and South Table Mountain in the background. Image is black and white with a yellow accent. Opening the brochure reveals three more black and white images of funiculars on the track. A central block of text describes the attraction, referring to Castle Rock as, "The Sentinel of the Rockies." Two additional brochure panels provide trip suggestions and logistical details for getting to Golden from Denver.

Image of 2017.003.001 - Postcard, Picture

2017.003.001 - Postcard, Picture

One real photo postcard of a group of people posing in front of Castle Rock and South Table Mountain in Golden, CO, c. 1910. Group includes 13 men and women dressed formally. Four members of the group are seated on donkeys. Produced by the Quaintance Investment CO. Back of postcard is unused

Image of 2017.008.056 - Postcard, Picture

2017.008.056 - Postcard, Picture

Postcard: on front is a photo of a plume of black smoke billowing from the top of Castle Rock. In foreground is a field with brush and grass. On reverse is a short note dated 3/1/1928 from "Tuff", and card is addressed to Mr. O.A. Goetze of Pasedena [sic], California.

Image of 2017.048.001 - Postcard

2017.048.001 - Postcard

Unusued picture postcard. Black and white image of a man in suit with vest and hat and carrying a walking stick holding the reins of a donkey carrying a child in a light colored dress and sunhat with a large bow. On the other side of the donkey is a woman in a corseted skirt and blouse, wearing a heavily flowered hat. In the background are houses and Castle Rock. On back of postcard is printed, "Chas. F. Quaintance, Reali Estate, Golden, Colo. / Operating Castle Rock Resort, The Burro Studio, The Burro Stables, Summer Cottages."

Image of 2544 - Postcard, Picture

2544 - Postcard, Picture

Black and white postcard of the Castle Rock Mountain Railway and Park car descending the summit of Castle Rock on South Table Mountain in Golden, CO. The car is filled with sightseers and the three rails from the railway funicular can be seen in the foreground. Printed across the top of the postcard: 1530 "Above the Clouds," on Castle Rock Mountain, at Golden, Colo. Postcard is unused on the back, however, it is stamped Jefferson County Museum, Old Court House Golden, Colo.

Image of 3083.b - Postcard

3083.b - Postcard

Two-sided black and white postcard: One side titled, 1466 - Scene in Denver's Mt. Park System near Golden, Colo., and the other side is titled, 1527 - Castle Rock Mountain Railway and Park at Golden, Colo.

Image of 2004.024.001 - Print, Photographic

2004.024.001 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of fire atop of Castle Rock Resort on top of Castle Rock in Golden, CO. Two main plumes of smoke are visible in the distance and various forms of vegetation are in the foreground.

Image of 2006.009.017 - Print, Photographic

2006.009.017 - Print, Photographic

Black and white circuit photograph of the intersection of 13th Street and Washington Avenue in Golden, CO. The view is looking north with various business, cars, and people throughout. From left to right are the Tramway Depot, Foss Drug, the Opera House Block The Linder Block, Castle Rock, and the Gem Building. Original photograph is mounted to foamcore.

Image of 2011.002.003 - Print, Photographic

2011.002.003 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of three young men standing outside of the concession stand on top of the Castle Rock Resort on South Table Mountain in Golden, CO. Back of the original photograph says: Atop Castle Rock. This is a cable road to the top and this is the top. Reading left to right: P.F. Kohlby-St. Louis, Mo, Al, Myself (George Herbert) in the new vest.

Image of 2011.002.005 - Print, Photographic

2011.002.005 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph taken from the top of Castle Rock Resort looking northwest. Two young men sitting in the rocks to the right. The man on the left is P.F. Kohlby and George Herbert is to the right. Back of original photograph says: Atop Castle Rock Golden lies in the valley beneath us. There is no danger.

Image of 2011.020.028 - Print, Photographic

2011.020.028 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the Quaintance Block after the December 1913 blizzard. Quaintance Block is located at the corner of 13th Street and Washington Avenue. The Armory building can be seen in the background behind a bunch of trees.

Image of 2011.099.017 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.017 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of four people (two couples) standing in a vegetable garden with two tall deciduous shade trees and wooden garden fence. Castle Rock is in the background and shows dance hall and funicular on the mountain. People from left to right are William J. Pearce, Susie G. Sparks, Margaret Sparks and Thomas H. Pearce Jr..

Image of 2011.099.048 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.048 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of a likely postcard photo of a man with five boys mounted on burros posing for a souvenir photo before riding them up to Castle Rock shown in the background. All are wearing hats and the burros are of varying colors. Bottom of photo includes small caption "OFF TO CASTLE ROCK". Taken from approximately 13th Street and Washington Avenue.