Saturday, July 20, 2013

McPhee and Colorado

Montezuma Lumber Co. narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 271, engine type 2-8-0
Creator(s) Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
Summary: Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: McPhee, Colo., June 18, 1942.
Date 1942
Notes: Title from catalog prepared by Western History Department, Denver Public Library.; R7000132572
Physical Description 1 photonegative ; 9 x 14 cm.; 1 photoprint : silver gelatin, b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.
Is Part Of Otto C. Perry memorial collection of railroad photographs.
Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library.

McPhee-McGinnity employees
Summary: Employees of the McPhee-McGinnity Manufacturing Company pose on horse-drawn wagons near the company's warehouse at 23rd (Twenty-third) and Blake Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the one-story corrugated metal building reads: "Paint Warehouse McPhee and McGinnity Company."
Date [between 1880 and 1900?]
Notes Formerly F14424.; Title supplied.; R7100244639
Physical Description 1 photoprint ; 13 x 18 cm. (5 x 7 in.)
Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library.

McPhee Bldg., Denver
Other title: McPhee Building, Denver. L. C. McClure collection 1890-1935, album I, 128
Creator(s) McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
Summary: Exterior view of McPhee Building, 17th (Seventeenth) and Glenarm, Denver, Colorado; constructed in 1890 and demolished in 1975 for highrise building; J. George Leyner Engineering Company (1707 Glenarm Place) manufacturers of air compressors and rock drills located on first floor; horse-drawn carriages, bicycles and early automobile parked at curb.
Date [between 1906 and 1912]
Notes:Copy negative made from vintage photographic print.; Title and signature hand-lettered on glass plate.; R7000708276
Physical Description 1 copy photonegative ; 9 x 11 cm. (3 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.); 1 photonegative : glass ; 21 x 26 cm. (8 x 10 in.); 1 photoprint ; 19 x 24 cm. (7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)
Is Part Of L. C. McClure collection 1890-1935.
L. C. McClure collection 1890-1935, album I.
Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library.

McPhee residence
Creator(s) Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
Summary: View of the McPhee home at 637 East 8th (Eighth) Avenue and Washington Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features quoins, a portico, classical entablature, covered porches, and a detached garage.
Date [between 1910 and 1920?]
Notes Formerly F16075 and RMP4444.; Inked on negative sleeve: "Phipps, Lawrence Cowle" [sic].; Title penciled on back of photoprint.; R7100267865
Physical Description 1 photonegative : nitrate ; 20 x 25 cm. ( 8 x 10 in.); 1 photoprint ; 20 x 25 cm. (8 x 10 in.)
Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library.