Western History & Genealogy Blog

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
Weird Photo Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
And the only weird thing for today's Weird Photo Wednesday is...
Denver, 1968: Led Zeppelin Makes American Debut
Denver Municipal Auditorium after renovations, 1940s. Postcard from WHG Undigitized Photo collection.
Think Denver doesn’t have much rock n’ roll history?
Father and Son Publish a Wonderful Book Together
Father and Son Publish a Wonderful Book Together
Father and son publish a book using photographs from the Western History Collection. 
Catalog Speak: What Do You Mean By “Closed Stacks?”
A man consults a card catalog in the Bibliographic Center of the Denver Public Library, 1947. X-27952
Weird Photo Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
Weird Photo Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
Ok, now where did Santa go? 
When JFK Visited Colorado
Frying Pan / Arkansas Rivers irrigation project - Pueblo, Colo
The Department Store Experience, 1917
Interior view of the Daniels and Fisher store, circa 1902. X-22884
Does the stress of holiday shopping make you long for a stroll through an early 20th-century department store?
Cyber December at WHG! Find Holiday Gifts and Win a Prize Too!
Cyber December at WHG! Find Holiday Gifts and Win a Prize Too!
Not Just Cyber Monday, but Cyber December!
Colorado Ostrich Farm Co. Records, 1907
Harry M. Rhoads at ostrich farm in California, by Harry M. Rhoads, between 1900-1920. Rh-36
With turkeys taking the spotlight this week, let us not forget our other feathered friend: the ostrich.
Weird Photo Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
Weird Photo Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
What's her favorite girl scout cookie flavor?