Denver Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings (page 2)

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Shangri-La House
Denver, CO
The Shangri-La House was designed by Raymond Harry Ervin and built in 1938. It was modeled after the house in the movie "Lost Horizon" which came out in 1937. For more, see this website. [map]

Denver, CO
This house was built in 1938. [map]

Dorset House
Denver, CO
The Dorset House apartment building was designed by S. Arthur Axtens and built in 1937. [map]

1575 Vine
Denver, CO
This office building at 1575 Vine was built in 1947 for Dr. Max Ginsburg's pediatric practice. [map]

Denver, CO
Rose-Adell Apartments
Denver, CO
The Leetonia Apartments were built in 1930. [map]

The Rose-Adell Apartments building was built in 1940. The building is now known as "970 Pennsylvania". [map]

Mark Twain
Denver, CO
Robert Browning
Denver, CO
Washington Irving
Denver, CO
Emerson Apartments
Denver, CO
These apartment buildings are located in the Poet's Row neighborhood. Many of the Art Deco buildings there were named after famous poets and authors. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2.

The Mark Twain was designed by Charles D. Strong and built in 1937. [map]

The Robert Browning was also designed by Strong and built in 1937. [map]

The Washington Irving was also designed by Strong and built in 1936. [map]

The Emerson Apartments was most likely designed by Strong and appears to be from the 1930s. [map]

A.B. Hirschfeld Press Building
Denver, CO
The A.B. Hirschfeld Press Building was built in 1949. The company moved to another location in 1974 and eventually folded in 2009. This corner of this building has been preserved and incorporated into a new building for the TownePlace Suites. For more, see this website. [map]

American Woodmen Life Building
Denver, CO
The American Woodman Life Building was designed by Gordon White and built in 1950. The building has housed the architectural firm of Humphries Poli since 2008. [map]

More Denver Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings:
apartment building
Ashley Elementary School
Cruise Room
Nordlund House
parking garage
Vogue Apartments

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