Western History & Genealogy Blog

Weird Photo Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
Happy Weird Photo Wednesday and Independence Day!
Boldly Go Where Everyone Else Has Been Before
"We Will Ride" Plaque Colfax and Broadway
When I think about Independence Day, I normally think about the 4th of July with picnics, fireworks and parades. A few weeks ago, I met with members of ADAPT (American Disabled for Attendant Programs Today) and the Atlantis Community and they told me that this Saturday was the 36th anniversary of a important day in Denver history.
Your Visit to Central
Walk on into to any of our library locations
Been a while since you have visited the Main Branch of the Denver Public Library, affectionately known as Central. Well come on down(town)!
Goodbye dear friend
Family Photographs
Denver Public Library loses a dear friend.
The Summer Bride, 1914
Illustration from the Rocky Mountain News (magazine section), June 14, 1914.
The June Bride of 1914 Was A Rebel
Weird Photo Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
Land of the Giants!
We don’t buy fiction books for morbid people or for the sex-y minded!
We don’t buy fiction books for morbid people or for the sex-y minded!
We don’t buy fiction books for morbid people or for the sex-y minded!
The Cat's Meow
The Cat's Meow
It looks like funny cat photos were popular long before LOLCats was an Internet meme.
Wayback Weird Photo Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
Wayback Weird Photo Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
Wayback Weird Photo Wednesdays brings back old favorites!
This Old House: Denver’s Adolph Zang Mansion
Adolph Zang Mansion, January 1977. By History Colorado, Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation. 5DV177OAHP
Do you ever wonder about the past lives of old Denver mansions?