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Name Clear Creek

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Image of 2011.020.080 - Scrapbook

2011.020.080 - Scrapbook

Object list can be found in the front of the three-ring binder. 1) -"Home continues to make history" by Lorraine Wagenbach; The Colorado Transcript September 27, 1983 2) -"Action Center puts people back on feet" by Lorraine Wagenbach; The Colorado Transcript April 16, 1981 3) -"Talking back to clich├ęd vocabulary" by Lorraine Wagenbach; Rocky Mountain News January 17, 1983 -"On Words and Numbers" by Lorraine Wagenbach, 2 pages -Correspondence to Speak Out Editor from Lorraine Wagenbach, July 6, 1982 -Correspondence from Bill Hosokawa of The Denver Post to Lorraine Wagenbach, May 14, 1982 -Correspondence from Lorraine Wagenbach to William Hornby editor of The Denver Post May 7, 1982 4)

Image of 2015.014.293 - Map

2015.014.293 - Map

Map of Golden, Colorado titled "Bird's Eye View of Golden, Colo. Co. Seat of Jefferson County. 1882". The map shows various landmarks of Golden and the surrounding scenery and land formations. Three smaller insets in the map show Golden Smelting Works, Miners Smelting Works, and Golden City Brewery, A. Coors. Beck and Pauli are listed as the lithographers from Milwaukee Wisconsin. Located below the map is a legend listing the various landmarks of Golden with the corresponding numbers on the map. There is a stamp in the lower left corner: Library of Congress, Copyright Oct. 14 1882, No. 17102, City of Washington. Back has a stamp that says the copy came from Image Trader out of Arizona, bu

Image of 2015.015.001 - Map

2015.015.001 - Map

Map of Golden, Colorado titled "Bird's Eye View of Golden, Colo. Co. Seat of Jefferson County. 1882". The map shows various landmarks of Golden and the surrounding scenery and land formations. Three smaller insets in the map show Golden Smelting Works, Miners Smelting Works, and Golden City Brewery, A. Coors. Beck and Pauli are listed as the lithographers from Milwaukee Wisconsin. Located below the map is a legend listing the various landmarks of Golden with the corresponding numbers on the map. There is a stamp in the lower left corner: Library of Congress, Copyright Oct. 14 1883, No. 17102, City of Washington.

Image of 2015.016.001 - Narrative

2015.016.001 - Narrative

"A Vacation in Colorado: July 4, 1941 to August 1, 1941" as written by Harold A. Miner with William Miner. A 47 page narrative about their vacation to Colorado and Golden in 1941.

Image of 1837.a - Postcard

1837.a - Postcard

Color postcard of the Coors Brewery in Golden. Clear Creek is in the foreground and South Table Mountain is in the background. The upper left of the card is titled: 8191 Castle Rock and Adolph Coors' Golden Brewery, Golden, Colo.

Image of 1938.001.003 - Diorama

1938.001.003 - Diorama

The City of Golden diorama is one of three that were made especially for the Jefferson County Museum soon after it opened. They were crafted by Leila Reece. The miniature city shows Golden as it was believed to appear in 1879. An article in the Golden Transcript suggests there was some discussion about whether it was done correctly at the time. Several highlights include the county courthouse, cemetery hill, and the Coors Brewery.

Image of 2002.016.001 - Postcard

2002.016.001 - Postcard

Color postcard titled Birds' Eye View of Golden, Colo. By Night. View is looking from the west along Clear Creek Valley between North and South Table Mountains towards Denver, CO. Correspondance and a mailing address are written on the back.

Image of 2003.005.001 - Postcard

2003.005.001 - Postcard

Color postcard of Golden and Clear Creek Valley, Colo. Tree are in the foreground while North and South Table Mountains are in the background.

Image of 2006.008.007 - Postcard

2006.008.007 - Postcard

Black and white real photo postcard titled, "Panorama of Golden, Colo. From Castle Rock." Postcard is unused.

Image of 2011.003.009 - Postcard, Picture

2011.003.009 - Postcard, Picture

Black and white panoramic picture postcard of downtown Golden with St. Joseph's Catholic Church located in the foreground. The Armory building is located on the left side of the postcard with the Colorado School of Mines Experimental Plant located in the background along Clear Creek. Golden High School is located on the right side of the postcard.

Image of 2011.003.010 - Postcard, Picture

2011.003.010 - Postcard, Picture

Black and white panoramic picture postcard of downtown Golden with Mount Zion located in the background. The Colorado School of Mines "M" is visible on the side of Mount Zion. Guggenheim Hall is located near the base of Mount Zion with the clay pits visible behind the building. The CSM Experimental Plant can be seen along the edge of Clear Creek on the right side of the postcard. The Jefferson County Courthouse is located in the foreground. Written on the bottom: Golden, Colo.; Bolitho.

Image of 2012.028.018 - Album, Postcard

2012.028.018 - Album, Postcard

Postcard album envelope with 22 postcards that are accordian style attached to the envelope. Written on the outside of the envelope: "Golden, First Capital of Colorado, Souvenir Folder, The Region of Peaks, Parks, and Canons". The postcards inside are: "1464- Golden-First Capital of Colorado"; "1528 Castle Rock Mountain, The Peerless Panoramic Peak of The Rockies, Golden, Colo."; "1473 Castle Rock MT., Adolph Coor's Brewery in Foreground, Golden, Colo."; "1526 Golden, Colo. from Sentinel Point on Castle Rock Mountain Railway"; "1470 Washington Ave., Golden, Colo."; "1530 Above the Clouds, on Castle Rock Mountain, at Golden, Colo."; "1068 State Industrial School for Boys, Golden, Colorado.";

Image of 2012.082.006 - Postcard, Picture

2012.082.006 - Postcard, Picture

Color postcard of Clear Creek Canon in Jefferson County, CO. Title across top reads, "30 Clear Creek Canon, Denver Mountain Parks, Colorado." Postcard is unused.

Image of 2014.002.023 - Poster

2014.002.023 - Poster

One color poster showing different landmarks of the City of Golden. The poster also includes written history of different landmarks and of the City of Golden. The poster was created by Front Range Poster Promotions from Fort Collins, Colorado.

Image of 2014.019.001 - Lithograph

2014.019.001 - Lithograph

Framed and matted reproduction lithograph titled, Golden City by Alfred Edward Mathews. Print depicts three individuals standing on a high point west of town looking over the Clear Creek Valley north and east toward Denver. A number of structures and two bridges are laid out north and south of Clear Creek with North and South Table Mountains in the upper third of the print. Printing on the bottom of the print says: Lith. by J. Bien, N. Y. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1866, by A. E. Mathews, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York. A. E. Mathews, Del.

Image of 2014.047.066 - Postcard

2014.047.066 - Postcard

Color postcard with an image of a car full of people parked along Lariat Trail on Lookout Mountain overlooking Golden and downtown Denver. The title of the postcard: 5989. Looking Thru Golden Gateway, Denver in Distance, Denver Mountain Parks.

Image of 2015.053.001 - Postcard, Picture

2015.053.001 - Postcard, Picture

One unused color postcard of the Old Miner Inn motel, restaurant, and lounge. Inn was located at 80 Clear Creek Lane in Golden, Colorado near the mouth of Clear Creek Canyon. Photograph on front shows inn with parking lot and cars. Clear Creek is to the right surrounded by foothills. The cut for the Welch Ditch crosses the center of the image above the inn's roof line.

Image of 2015.054.001 - Landscape

2015.054.001 - Landscape

Framed color drawing of Clear Creek Canyon looking west. Drawing depicts Clear Creek in center with the foothills in the background, and a cluster of several houses belonging to Eugenia Mitchell along the left side. Welch Ditch can be seen above the houses. Lower left corner signed E. Mitchell 1959. Drawing appears to be matted with a light paper matte which is cut unevenly. Three side of the matte are faded. Eugenia Mitchell once owned much of the property depicted in the drawing which was later sold to Jefferson County Open Space and the City of Golden.

Image of 2017.034.037 - Postcard

2017.034.037 - Postcard

Sepia-tone postcard of the city of Golden, Colorado. Front contains caption "1469 View of Golden, Clear Creek Valley and the Plains from Lookout Mt. Park." Published by H. H. Tammen Company of Denver, Colorado. Requires one-cent stamp.

Image of 2008.010.071 - Negative, Roll Film

2008.010.071 - Negative, Roll Film

Aerial color photograph of the intersection of Colo Hwy 6 and State Hwy 58 on the west edge of Golden, Colorado. In the right forefront of the photograph is the restaurant known previously as Steve Frederick's Steak House and what is known today as the Briarwood. In the middle of the photograph is the Old Miner's Inn, an apartment building constructed by Morey Gibson in the 1960s. Towering above the Old Miner's Inn is Mount Zion that shows the scar of Welch's Ditch. This is a photograph of the mouth of Clear Creek Canyon.