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Name Golden High School

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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 2011.020.092d - Program

2011.020.092d - Program

Two copies of the program which was handed out to people who attended the closing ceremonies for Golden Junior High School building which was located at the corner of 10th Street and Washington Avenue. The program includes the Golden High School fight song and a list of speakers. The cover includes a photograph of the front stairs leading to the front door.

Image of 2011.020.093c - Program

2011.020.093c - Program

Copy of the program which was handed out to people who attended the closing ceremonies for Golden Junior High School building which was located at the corner of 10th Street and Washington Avenue. The program includes the Golden High School fight song and a list of speakers. The cover includes a photograph of the front stairs leading to the front door.

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 2015.072.007 - Scrapbook

2015.072.007 - Scrapbook

Scrapbook, "Golden High School / Class of 1936." Red/pink leatherette covered scrapbook cover with tan riveted scrapbook pages. Flyleaf page is hand-lettered "Golden High School / Class of 1936" and the following page features a xerox copy of a 1984 drawing of the Golden High School building. Scrapbook includes original black and white photos of the members of Golden High School Class of 1936 at several class reunions: 25th (1961), 40th (1976), 45th (1981), and 50th (1986). It also includes a page of signatures of attendees of the 60th class reunion in 1996, along with several color snapshots from that event. Also included are various newspaper clippings, programs for the reunions of

Image of 2015.072.041 - Fonds

2015.072.041 - Fonds

Folder contains: - Golden High School 40th class reunion program for the Class of 1936, dated June 5th, 1976 - Two copies of Golden High School 50th class reunion program for the Class of 1927, dated June 5, 1977 - Two copies of Golden High School 50th class reunion program for the Class of 1936, dated July 12, 1986 -Two copies of a sketch of Golden High School, drawn by Phil Reeves, 1984 -Newspaper article "GHS Class of 1936 celebrates 70 Years" from YourHub.com, Thursday June 29, 2006 -Newspaper clippings regarding Golden High School classes of 1927 and 1936 reunions in 1977 and 1986 -A narrative titled "Golden High School 70th Class Reunion" for GHS Class of 1936

Image of 2015.072.042 - Fonds

2015.072.042 - Fonds

Folder contains: -A program for the rededication and 20th birthday of Earle A. Johnson Elementary School, dated February 29, 1980 -Narrative information about Golden music teacher Earle A. Johnson (1879-1966) who taught music in Golden schools from 1906-1956. -A xerox copy of a handwritten score of "Golden H. S. Song," a song which was composed by Earle Johnson

Image of 2015.072.043 - Fonds

2015.072.043 - Fonds

Folder contains narratives detailing the history of various Golden schools researched by Lorraine Wagenbach: - A narrative titled "Early Golden Schools" discussing the earliest schools in Golden -A timeline of school organizational developments for Golden schools ranging from 1860 through 1935; stapled to this is a list of very early Golden High School graduates, from the Class of 1920 through the Class of 1935 -A narrative titled "A Lost Button" discussing the history of the Colorado State Industrial School -A narrative titled "History Notes of Golden Junior High School" -A narrative titled "Mitchell Elementary School / 720 12th Street" discussing of the school and Roger Q. Mi

Image of 2015.072.044 - Fonds

2015.072.044 - Fonds

Folder contains correspondence and research regarding the dispositon and preservation of the old Golden Junior High School building: - A draft of an undated letter from Lorraine Wagenbach to the Mayor and City Council speaking on behalf of the preservation of the Golden Junior High School Building -A letter dated January 21, 1992 to Lorraine Wagenbach from Jefferson County Public Schools thanking her for furnishing a copy of her presntation to preserve the school building -A letter dated April 17, 1992 to "Interested Citizens" from Jefferson County Public Schools notifying the public of a meeting on May 7 to consider an offer of purchase of the property by the Golden Civic Foundation

Image of 2015.072.049 - Page

2015.072.049 - Page

An undated, loose page from a scrapbook belonging to Lorraine Wagenbach. On one side is a clipping with photo and caption, "Pep Plus Plenty of Personality" featuring the Pep Club of 1933 from Golden High School. On the other side is a newspaper photo of Margaret Babbit which is captioned "My Good Fran [sic]", a membership card for Lorraine Giesing to the Golden High School Student Ass'n, No. 193; and a round football token from a game dated Oct. 14, 1933.

Image of 2015.072.050 - Certificate

2015.072.050 - Certificate

A Certificate of Award presented to Lorraine Giesing of Golden School for Excellence in Oratory, having won the honor of represnting her school in the annual County contest. Dated 5 March 1932. Certificate is mounted in a maroon cardstock folder with the title "Certificate of Award" in calligraphy on the front. Certificate was apparently removed from a scrapbook.

Image of 2015.072.051 - Diploma

2015.072.051 - Diploma

Diploma for Lorraine Giesing, graduation from Golden High School Class of 1936, on 5 June, 1936. Diploma as well as a list of the graduating class of 1936 is housed in a leatherette maroon folder with "Golden High School / Lorriane M. Giesing / Class of 1936" printed on front in gold lettering.

Image of 2015.072.052 - Card, Report

2015.072.052 - Card, Report

Report card for Lorraine Giesing, grade 11, Golden High School, 1935. Card was mounted on a scrapbook page and was cut out, leaving a portion of the scrapbook page adhered.

Image of 2015.072.053 - Card, Report

2015.072.053 - Card, Report

Report card for Lorraine Giesing, grade 12, Golden High School, 1935. Card was mounted on a scrapbook page and was cut out, leaving a portion of the scrapbook page adhered.

Image of 2015.072.054 - Certificate, Membership

2015.072.054 - Certificate, Membership

Certificate of Membership from the Golden High School Alumni Foundation granting a charter membership to Lorraine Wagenbach, dated May 9, 1998.

Image of 2017.064.008 - Fonds

2017.064.008 - Fonds

Fonds: 2 loose scrapbook pages including: -One loose scrapbook page with the two cloth letters "34" (representing 1934) glued to one side; on the other side is glued a newspaper photo and caption featuring the Golden High School Demons basketball team of 1934. The photo is titled "Golden, Champion of Suburban League." The caption notes that 1934 was the third consecutive year that GHS had captured the basketball championship in the Central Suburban League under the leadership of Coach Rialto Philleo. -One loose scrapbook page with a small December 1935 calendar and a newspaper photo of the Golden High School basketball team of 1935 on one side. On the other side is another 1935 basketb

Image of 2017.064.004 - Program

2017.064.004 - Program

Program, "Twenty-Ninth Annual / Graduating Exercises / Golden High School / May Twenty-Ninth / Ninetten Hundred Fourteen / Guggenheim Hall." Adhered with a green round sticker to the lower right corner of one side of the program is a small placard reading "Evelyn E. Vaughn" and "1914." A list of the Golden High School Class of 1914 is printed in the program and includes: Harriette Cozette Anderson, Alice Matilda Atto, J. Howard Carver, Willis J. Crosser, Adolph John Flucken, Irene Margaret Gay, Flora Jane Livingstone, Edward Albert Nelson, Hazel Janice Shinn, Eunice H. Steele, Mary Elizabeth Turney, Evelyn Ethel Vaughn, Oliver Henry Weidman.

Image of 2017.064.005 - Program

2017.064.005 - Program

Program, "Forty-Ninth / Annual Graduating Exercises / Golden High School" held June 8, 1934. On front is handwritten in ink, "Please Return to Phill Garrison 279-5842." A list of the Golden High School Class of 1934 is printed in the program and includes: Marjorie L. Anderson, John Byron Armstrong, Ruth Baker, Evelyn V. Bell, Anna Bochatey, Eugene Samuel Bolitho, Everette C. Bunzel, Vida Grace Bussert, Kathleen T. Cambra, Edward K. Churches, Alouise Agnes Clark, Ruth E. Cornell, Olive Ilene Day, Helen Ester Erickson. Mamie L. Fondaw, Mary Gertrude Gamble, Phil H. Garrison, Kenneth Golightly, Alva W. Gorman, Sylvester J. Gorman, Nancy Gothard, Mildred Frances Green, Richard Grenfell, Ha

Image of 2017.064.006 - Newspaper

2017.064.006 - Newspaper

Newspaper, "The Golden High School Trident," Volume 125, Issue 1, September 1997. Articles on front page include: "Oldie but Goodie! / GHS celebrates 125 years of continuous schooling" and "Helen Kolin Ward: / One of oldest living GHS grads remembers the past." Other offerings in this edition include a page illustrating Golden Demons school icons from 1940 through 1997 and articles talking about American and Golden social and cultural history. 8 pp.