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Signs and signboards

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

American Medical Center at Denver Sign, circa 1955

Identifier: B063.03.0003.00054

A sign for the American Medical Center (AMC). AMC was located on the former campus of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS).

Dates: circa 1955

Babi Yar Park Dedication, circa 1970s

Identifier: B063.02.0048.00066

Sign at Babi Yar Park in Denver, Colorado.

Dates: circa 1970s

Babi Yar Park Dedication, circa 1970s

Identifier: B063.02.0048.00069

Sheila Hoffman stands by the sign at Babi Yar Park during the park's dedication in Denver, Colorado.

Dates: circa 1970s

Box 1, 2018

 File — Box B421.01.0001: Series B421.01 [Barcode: U186023258305]
Identifier: B421.01.0001
Abstract The Gordon Sign Company was founded by Harry A. Gordon in 1904. It is the oldest full-service sign company in the United States. Harry Abraham Gordon was born in Vilnius, Lithuania in 1878 and settled in Denver, Colorado shortly before he founded the Company. His two sons, Edward and Leonard Gordon took over the company in the 1940s and later started one of the largest neon sign companies in Colorado. The collection contains a book of photographs of Gordon neon signs, "Gordon Neon: A Family...
Dates: 2018

Box 11: CWC Plaques and Portraits, 1981-1988

 File — Box D001.0011: Series D001.11 [Barcode: U186022113803]
Identifier: D001.11.0011

This box contains plaques and portraits of Martha Faure Carson, Lillian Cushing, and Justin Brierly that were on display in the Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library housed at CWC.

Dates: 1981-1988

Box 12: CWC Room Realia, 1981-2010

 File — Box D001.0012: Series D001.11 [Barcode: U186022113942]
Identifier: D001.11.0012

This box contains realia from the Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library including (1) stamp, (1) box of metal letters (originally hung on the walls of the CWC Briggs Room), (1) sign for the dance library, A set of keys from the filing cabinets and doors, and (1) award from the Colorado Dance Alliance.

Dates: 1981-2010

Box 18, after 1983-

 File — Box B424.02.0018: Series B401.02 [Barcode: U186023302154]
Identifier: B401.02.0018

Box contains sign for Jordon Perlmutter and Company, the back and letters for the sign.

Dates: after 1983-

Box 26 - Awards - Misc., 1963 - 2000

 File — Box B401.03.0026: Series B401.03 [Barcode: U186023300754]
Identifier: B401.02.0026

Box contains WJTS award, Issues Political Action Committee Gold Award, Denver Business Journal Retail Development Nomination, Award for Oppenheimer at Kennedy Center Bldg "D" Groundbreak, and Certificate of Commendation from the Associated General Contractors of America, for No Disabling Injuries.

Dates: 1963 - 2000

Box 78: Framed Objects, 1988

 File — Box D096.0078: Series D096.03 [Barcode: U186023289097]
Identifier: D096.03.0078

This box contains (1) framed object and (1) cardboard sign. The framed object is a Proclamation of the City Council of Yuba City, CA. It proclaims an event called "Once in a Lifetime International Hoedown" celebrating Square Dancing with groups from around the world. The cardboard sign is a placard for the 28th National Square Dance Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Dates: 1988

Box 112: School Door Sign

 File — Box D030.0112: Series D030.07 [Barcode: U186022114841]
Identifier: D030.07.0112

This box contains (2) flat, metal sign 48 x 20 inches with "Gwen Bowen School of Dance Arts" printed on it. This sign was the door sign for Gwen's school.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1950 - 2012