WorldCat Identities

Helmers, Dow

Overview
Works: 36 works in 47 publications in 1 language and 303 library holdings
Genres: History  Guidebooks 
Classifications: TF238.A52, 385.978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dow Helmers
Historic Alpine Tunnel by Dow Helmers ( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original manuscript for Helmer's book; includes original drawings, galley proof and page proofs
Tragedy at Eden by Dow Helmers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Around the circle" : a thousand miles through the Rockies by Edwin L Sabin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballad of Baby Doe by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A man and a woman stand outside a brick building on the set of The Ballad of Baby Doe in Central City, Colorado. The woman wears a striped dress and hat and the man wears a frock coat and black trousers. The set includes a door with large windows and a transom. Other cast members stand in the open doorway. Signs posted on the building read "Tonight Grand Musicale Adelina Patti in person once only" and "Next Week Variety."
Ballad of Baby Doe, Central City, Windsor Hotel scene, Augusta, Horace, Baby Doe by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three actors perform a scene from the opera, The Ballad of Baby Doe in Central City, Colorado. The set includes heavy draperies, plants, furniture, a chandelier, and faux marble and woodwork. The two actresses are in long dresses and the actor is in a tuxedo
One end of the Stark Bros Mercantile Company and Post Office and "Home Comfort Hotel" St Elmo Colo by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1965 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stark Brothers Mercantile Company, Saint Elmo, Chaffee County, Colorado, interior shelves hold shoeboxes, coffee pots, and cooking utensils. A hand-operated washing machine is topped by a Rand-Mcnally map of Colorado, tack, and a January 1957 calendar. A wooden barrel is under a wooden wall telephone and signs: "Bliss Native Herbs," and "Fishing Prohibited, Closed Season."
The Famous Stark store in St Elmo Colo. also Western Union Telegraph Office, U.S. Post Office and Hotel Home Comfort by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Frame businesses and dwellings in Saint Elmo, Chaffee County, Colorado, are sealed with cardboard and corrugated metal. The storefront has signs: "Western Union Telegraph and Cable Office," and a Bell telephone logo. Mountain peaks are in the background
Homemade headstones, graves of Salaz family by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Close-up view of homemade headstones marking the Salaz family graves, in a Catholic cemetery, in La Garita, Saguache county, Colorado, shows three cast cement gravestones or markers surrounded by a weather beaten picket fence. Lettering on gravestones includes "Natalia Salaz, 1923, 2 anõs," "Eliodoro Salaz, 1923, murio a laeda de 38 anõs, " and "Tomas Salaz, 1923, 7 anõs."
Interior of the Stark Bros Mercantile Company Co St Elmo Colo by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1965 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stark Brothers Mercantile Company, Saint Elmo, Chaffee County, Colorado, interior shelves and glass cases hold canned goods, kerosene lamps, shoes and mess kits. Brands include "Clabber Girl," "Calumet," and "Union Leader." A scale is on the counter
Catholic cemetery, La Garita, Colorado by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of Catholic Cemetery, La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, shows silhouettes of tombstones, markers and wooden picket fences, some in disrepair, surrounding graves. The San Luis Valley and distant snow- covered Rocky Mountains are in the background
The graves of Nemecino Espinosa and Emilia Espinosa Catholic cemetery at La Garita, Colo. by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Close-up view of grave marker for the Espinosa family, in the Catholic cemetery in La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, shows two metal plaques embedded in a replica of Mount of the Holy Cross, a large of stone with a Christian cross carved in the center; and "Nemecino Espinosa, 1892- 1918" and "Emilia Espinosa, 1894-1918" carved on the plaques
Wedding scene, Ballad of Baby Doe, Central City by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Cast members perform the opera "The Ballad of Baby Doe" at the Central City Opera House. A bride and a groom, probably Baby Doe and Horace Tabor, stand under a pergola decorated with garlands and lanterns. She wears a light-colored gown, and he wears a tuxedo. Other members of the cast, dressed in formal partywear, look to the center stage couple
San Juan Bautista Church, abandoned by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Exterior view of abandoned San Juan Bautista Church, La Garita, Saguache county, Colorado, a one-story gable roof with tower or spire as center extension. Architectural features include a stucco exterior, one wing or side gable, two center pointed windows, and a gabled overdoor. A weather beaten picket fence surrounds the church yard and a Christian cross is atop the hipped roof tower
Old foot powered organ in the Stark store at St Elmo Colo by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1965 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stark Brothers Mercantile Company, Saint Elmo, Chaffee County, Colorado, a pedal organ has a damaged keyboard. Interior shelves with canned goods are in the background
Poncha Springs Hotel formerly the historic Jackson House - still in use, 1967. by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1967 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of the Jackson House Hotel (built in 1878 by H.A. Jackson) Poncha Springs, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the cross gable frame building with a balcony over the porch entry, parked Studebaker and Rambler and signs: "Camp Eats," Poncha Springs Hotel Serving the West Since 1878," "Cafe," "Entrance Museum," "Antiques and Used Items," and "Phillips 66."
Historic Leadville, aerial view by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1967 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this aerial view of snowcovered Leadville, Colorado, the Mosquito is at the right background and Fremont Pass is to the left of center. Streets appear as grid lines with larger buildings visible on Harrison Avenue
U S Post Office in Stark Bros Merc Co St Elmo Colo. Annabelle Stark Ward last postmistress by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1965 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Saint Elmo, Chaffee County, Colorado, Post Office, metal, locking mailboxes flank ticket windows in an interior paneled wall. A rack holds postcards; signs read: "War Savings," "Buy War Stamps Here," "Special Postal Protection at low cost." A paper lays on corrugated metal in the foreground. The Saint Elmo Post Office was active between 1880 and 1952
Espinosa graves, cemetery, La Garita, Colorado by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of the Espinosa graves, in the Catholic cemetery, in La Garita, Saguache county, Colorado shows a cemetery plot bordered by a metal tube fence containing a large flat slab with a smaller engraved metal plaque at the base and a replica of Mount of the Holy Cross, and a stone carved with a Christian cross and embedded with two smaller plaques
Catholic cemetery, La Garita, Colorado by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of the Catholic cemetery, in La Garita, Saguache county, Colorado, shows gravestones and markers clustered together. Markers are wood, stone, or cast cement; some broken or in disrepair. The snowy Sangre de Cristos and the San Luis Valley are in the background
Catholic cemetery at La Garita, Colo by Dow Helmers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of the Catholic cemetery in La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, includes an expanse of the San Luis Valley with gravestones and markers clustered together. Gravestones are wood, stone or cast cement, some broken and in disrepair. The snowy Sangre de Cristos of the Rocky Mountains are in the background
 
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