Construction industry -- Colorado -- Denver
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 113 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Black and white negatives related to the Building Industry and Real Estate program in business administration at the University of Denver.
File — Box B088.01.0011: Series B088.01 [U186020737693]
Overview Black and white negatives related to construction of the old stadium at the University of Denver.
Overview Black and white photographs related to construction of the Student Union building at the University of Denver.
Overview Hyman Z. Salomon was born in 1832 in Posen, Prussia. He moved to what was then the city of Auraria, now Denver, in 1859 and is claimed to be the first Jewish settler in Colorado. He married Cecilia Joel and the couple had two daughters. Hyman originally set up as a mercantile man but he was also involved with the Capitol Hydraulic Company, the Platte River Ditch Company, and several other businesses in Denver along with his brother, Fred Z. Salomon. Hyman passed away on November 21, 1897.
Overview The Judd Family papers trace the involvement of the Judd family in the construction industry which began with Abraham Judelowitz who arrived in Denver in the 1880s and was instrumental in the building of the first Beth haMedrosh (BMH) Synagogue. His son, Samuel Judd was born in Denver in 1892 and began as an architect and engineer at the Bureau of Reclamation in 1918. He selected sites and designed many large dams, including Hoover dam. He was the city planner for Boulder City, Nevada and Page,...
Overview Photograph shows a man and a child, probably Mr. Morris and his son, together smiling in front of a construction site. The photograph is very similar to B351.03.0005.0004.00001. The back of the photograph has been stamped "This is a Kodachrome Print made by Eastman Kodak Company T.M. Regis. U.S. Pat. Off. Week of July 4, 1955 2". Photograph is in color. Physical photograph as well as digitized copy of photograph.
Dates: July 4, 1955
Overview Copy of newsclipping shows a photograph and accompanying text. Photograph shows three men, the Morris brothers standing together, looking at a document. From left to right they are Harold Morris, Simon Morris, and Stanley Morris. Under the photograph "Denver Post Photo by Cloyd Teter" is noted. News story is titled "New Aurora Homes Project Under Way". The story reads "Top officials of the Morris Bros. Construction Co. go over blueprints for the new community they are building just north of...
Overview Sam Stoole was born in Denver in 1910 and graduated from the University of Colorado School of Engineering. He worked as an engineer for the State of Colorado for seven years. In the early 1940s, he began commercial construction and founded the Sam Stoole Construction Company. Buildings built by Sam included Denver Public schools, Neusteter's Department store in downtown Denver, and several Holiday Inns. He taught wrestling to underprivileged teenagers at JCC in the 1940s. The collection...
Overview Photograph shows a man and woman together smiling in front of a house and a billboard that reads "Welcome to... Stan Morris Show Homes". On the back of the photograph "26-7-4-2" has been written. Photograph is in black and white. Physical photograph as well as digitized copy of photograph.