National Geographic : 1961 Jul
Gleaming Buildings Reshape the Skyline of Mile-high Denver Gold-anodized aluminum sheathes the nearly window less May-D & F department store. Low, swooping roof covers the main entrance, a glass-walled pavilion. Sixteenth Street traffic speeds past the 21-storyDen ver Hilton Hotel, Centre Theatre, and the Petroleum Club Building, all built in the past seven years. Sunlight glints from gold leaf atop the State capitol dome at far left. Plexiglas-covered bridge across Court Place links the May-D & F store with the Denver Hilton Hotel at right. These boys walk on the curb. KODACHROMESBY NATIONALGEOGRAPHICPHOTOGRAPHERDEAN CONGERL. N .G.S.