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Philippe, Frank



Frank Philippe was a Denverite who, along with his wife Gertrude, built a log cabin by hand in Frisco, CO. Frank's great-grandfather Solomon Philippe was a saloon owner who came to Leadville in the 1880s.

Frank served in WWII in the U.S., and had a son Robert who became a real estate dealer. Frank died around 1985.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Box 8, 1879-2008

 File — Box B111.08.0008: Series B111.08 [Barcode: U186020742656]
Identifier: B111.08.0008
Abstract (22) file folders include: L. M. (Rache) Palinbaum, Professor M. Robert Pepper, Phillipe Family, Mrs. Louis A. Pollock, Quiat Family Tree, Max Rabinoff, David Rafflelock, Abraham L. Raich, Margaret Richman, Martin Ritzewoller (Rikewoller), Ruth Richman, H. Roth, Maurice Rose, Ben and Rose Rosenbaum, Samuel and Sarah Rosenberg, Sam Rosenbloom, Fred Rosenstock, Rosenwald Family, Dan Rosenzweig, Sadie Rosenzweig (Rosenblatt), Libby Rosen, Dora Harris and Robert Peyser, and the Pepper/Pfeffer...
Dates: 1879-2008

Frank Philippe, between 1890-1910

Identifier: B063.08.0047.00118

Studio portrait of Frank Philippe as an infant propped up on a fur.

Dates: between 1890-1910

Frank Philippe, between 1890-1910

Identifier: B063.08.0047.00119

Studio portrait of Frank Philippe as an infant propped up on a chair wearing a knit outfit.

Dates: between 1890-1910

Phillipe Family

Identifier: B111.08.0008.0003

Frank Phillipe's great-grandfather Solomon Philippe, a saloon owner, came to Leadville in the 1800's. Gertrude Miller Phillipe and Frank Phillipe built a log cabin in Frisco. Son Robert Phillipe rescued and renovated an 1880 Denver & Rio Grande narrow-gauge railroad car and re-purposed it as his real estate office. He also restored an 1875 engine and tender.

Dates: 1879-2008

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