The Resource Denver aerial survey photograph collection

Denver aerial survey photograph collection

Label
Denver aerial survey photograph collection, 1933 April
Title
Denver aerial survey photograph collection
Inclusive dates
1933 April
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains two sets of 8 x 10" glass plate and nitrate black-and-white negatives taken by King's firm in April 1933. One set of 92 out of an original 100 b&w glass plate negatives was used for reproducing aerial photographs of the city of Denver, Colo. based on a defined, numbered grid of 100 images. The other set of 45 b&w glass plate and 6 b&w nitrate negatives were used for creating an aerial mosaic of the city of Denver, Colo
Action
Physical condition: materials housed in photo boxes; 129 b&w glass plate negatives are in good condition, 8 b&w glass plate negatives are broken, 6 b&w nitrate negatives are in stable condition. Nitrates are stored in Photo Box 3.
Biographical or historical data
Jasper E. King was born on July 30, 1898 in Banner Elk, N.C. He grew up in Fla. and lived for a time in Canada before moving to Denver, Colo. in the later 1920s. King worked as an engineer with the U.S. Forest Service, but for a time he was also President and General Manager of the King Aerial Surveys company (1933-1935). The company was located in the Tramway Building, Denver, Colo. and provided aerial cartography, mosiacs, and obliques. King died on August 25, 1975 in Brownsville, Tex.
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
technical drawing
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Jasper E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Jasper E.
  • King Aerial Surveys (Denver, Colo.)
  • Aerial surveys
  • Cities and towns
  • Denver (Colo.)
Technique
not applicable
Label
Denver aerial survey photograph collection
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/search/collection/p15330coll22/searchterm/1933%20aerial%20coverage/field/title/mode/exact/conn/and/order/nosort
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from inventory. For a complete list of photographic prints and photographs see inventory sheet
  • Title supplied by cataloger
  • Information from negative: Control from City Eng. Office, Denver, Colorado
  • Copyright 1933 by J. E. King
  • Nitrates stored in Photo Box 3
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
4 photo boxes (143 photographic negatives: b&w)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Noel King;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Representative fraction of scale
Scale: 1 inch equals 200 feet.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895204894
  • (OCoLC)ocn895204894
Label
Denver aerial survey photograph collection
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/search/collection/p15330coll22/searchterm/1933%20aerial%20coverage/field/title/mode/exact/conn/and/order/nosort
Publication
Note
  • Title from inventory. For a complete list of photographic prints and photographs see inventory sheet
  • Title supplied by cataloger
  • Information from negative: Control from City Eng. Office, Denver, Colorado
  • Copyright 1933 by J. E. King
  • Nitrates stored in Photo Box 3
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
4 photo boxes (143 photographic negatives: b&w)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Noel King;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Representative fraction of scale
Scale: 1 inch equals 200 feet.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895204894
  • (OCoLC)ocn895204894

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