Jacobs Family Collection

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This collection includes historic photographs of downtown Salida and of the Jacobs Family.

link here to the Jacobs Family history in Salida.

wayside
Wayside Chili Parlor owned by Josie Jacobs located at 144 lower F Street according to the 1909 City Directory. In doorway, Josie in the middle and both daughters; Enn, who worked at the Hospital and married to Samuel F. Gaines are on the left and older daughter Maude on the right. The pug dog in the picture belonged to Josie’s youngest son Orlando (known as Jake). Picture taken about 1909-1912.

triplex
Brick terrace building owned by George and Josie Jacobs located 140 lower C Street, corner of Sackett and C. Across from the hospital. Triplex is still there in 1996, painted a brilliant red over the brick. Only persons known are on right end unit: Josie, George, Orlando their son, and a pug dog. The couples standing nearby could be daughter Enn and husband Sam Gaines, Maude their daughter, and a friend.

triplex two
Brick terrace building owned by George and Josie Jacobs located 140 lower C Street, corner of Sackett and C. Across from the hospital. Triplex is still there in 1996, painted a brilliant red over the brick.

george jacobs
George C. Jacobs, keeper at Riverside Park downtown 1907-1908. George lived at 927 Dodge.

dodge st
Home of George C. and Josie Jacobs at 927 Dodge Street taken before 1914.
On porch: Cora Banks, Josie, and daughter Maude.

maude jacobs_0001
Maude Jacobs, 1918, in Salida.

orlando jacobs
Orlando (Jake) Jacobs, son of George C. and Josie. Taken in Alaska in 1919 after returning from World War I.

christian church
Christian Church Bible School, Salida, Colo.  Dec. 6, 1914. Attendance 307.

picnic
Out on a picnic: Josie Jacobs, Cora Jacobs Banks, the Fields family, and friends.

b thompson et al
L to R: Bill Thompson, Annie Jacobs (daughter of Charles and May Blades Jacobs), May Jacobs, Josie Jacobs at 927 Dodge Street, George and Josie’s home before 1914.

maude 1916
Maude Jacobs, daughter of George and Josie Jacobs, taken about 1916 in Salida.

first grade class
Salida first grade class about 1903

group with dogs
L to R: Cora Jacobs Banks, Mrs. Ruland’s sister, Bill Huffman, Devere Banks, Mrs. Ruland, Jack Huffman, and Paul Banks and dogs.

ruland
L to R: Miss Ruland’s sister, Mrs. Ruland, Ora Huffman, and Cora Jacobs Banks in doorway.

huffman
L to R: Ora Huffman, Lyman Banks, Paul Banks in front; Devere Banks, Jack Huffman, and Cora Jacobs Banks, taken in Salida before 1917.

mesa
Picture on the mesa – Cora Banks, Bob Waters, and her two sons, Lyman and Paul Banks, taken about 1920.

verilda
Verilda Jacobs, daughter of Joseph and Molly Turk Jacobs of Enid, Oklahoma – taken six miles up on the left side of Big River, Salida.

charles on I
Charles Jacobs in backyard of home on 945 I St., Salida.

clarence and orlando
Clarence Carlson and Orlando (Jake) Jacobs at the race track in Salida about 1919.

snow in salida
Snow in Salida before 1916 – Josie Jacobs, Cora Jacobs Banks, and a girl named Bernice.

charlie jacobs
Charlie Jacobs in backyard at home on C Street after snow in October 1959.

engine 486
Engine 486 – Bill Thompson was engineer.

ted jacobs
Ted Jacobs on Bear Creek Rapids taken in the 30s.

devere banks
Devere Banks, son of Grant and Cora Jacobs Banks, taken about 1920.

paul banks
Paul Banks, son of Grant and Cora Jacobs Banks, taken about 1920 at the Hay Studio.

jack and devere
Jack Huffman and Devere Banks, taken about 1920 at the Hay Studio.

snow tunnel pc
Snow tunnel near Ouray, Colo. – May 1st, 1913.

new depot
At the new Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot September, 1948. Taken by Maude Jacobs Saffer.

hunting camp
At the hunting camp about 1905. Jim Jacobs, Lloyd Jones (son of George and Josie), Orrie Huffman and Bert Jacobs. Others are unknown.

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