West Denver (Recto)

George D. Wakely

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A view looking out over a small city which has been flooded. Two houses and a larger brick building in the foreground have not been impacted. The water surrounds the rest of the buildings in the city. A large group of people are gathered near the edge of the water.


  • Title: West Denver (Recto)
  • Creator: George D. Wakely
  • Date Created: May 20, 1864
  • Location Created: Denver, Colorado, United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 14.6 × 19.8 cm (5 3/4 × 7 13/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.823.2.2
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: George D. Wakely (American, born England, 1836 - 1922)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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