Gebhard Mansion

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Gebhard Mansion
Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
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1 slide : color.


39.750506 x -104.973654


General Note:
View of the Gebhard Mansion (1883) at 2253 Downing Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows the east and west elevations of the asymmetrical, two-story, residence in a combination of the Italianate and Second Empire Style. The brick building has stone trim, a bracketed cornice, and a truncated hip roof with a small gable faced with decorative woodwork. There is large corner bay on the northeast corner also topped by a small gable faced with decorative woodwork. The house was built by Henry Gebhard, a German immigrant, who first came to Denver to establish the Colorado Packing and Provision Company. 1n 1938 it was purchased by an African American, Arthur Smith, and his wife Grace.

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Auraria Library
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Auraria Library
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