Gilbert blacksmith shop. 1901-[1919]


Parsons, Martin R., 1875-1965,. Gilbert blacksmith shop.

Gilbert blacksmith shop. 1901-[1919]

Views of the Gilbert blacksmith shop which was opened at 1200 Walnut Street in 1881 by Richard Gilbert. A view taken ca. 1901 shows the shop still carrying the name Richard Gilbert with current owners Edward Gilbert (son of Richard) and John Rumbel posed with their wives Henrietta and Josephine. A later photo shows the shop and adjacent buildings after street lights and benches were provided by the city.

3 photographs (2 views).

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Emily Hays Arnett was the wife of Clyde D. Arnett. From the description of Martin R. Parsons photograph collection. 1871-1965. (Boulder Public Library). WorldCat record id: 427283677 Through his keen interest in preserving a photographic record of the history of Boulder, Colo., Martin R. Parsons helped to lay the foundation for an excellent collection of photos of Boulder from the 1860s on into the 20th century. He saved thousands of Joseph Sturtevant photonegatives from des...

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