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Legacy of Achievement: Neighborhoods and Community Development

Published by
Office of the Mayor of Denver, founded 1859
Subject of
Webb, Wellington E., born 1941
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (closed): 9 x 4 in. (22.9 x 10.2 cm)
H x W (open): 9 x 15 3/4 in. (22.9 x 40 cm)
Type
brochures
Place depicted
Denver, Colorado, United States, North and Central America
Date
2003
Description
A brochure on the "Legacy of Achievement: Neighborhoods and Community Development" published by the Office of the Mayor of Denver. The pamphlet is folded into four sections, printed front and back. When folded, the front of the pamphlet features a photo of Mayor Wellington Webb standing in front of the Denver Courthouse with the word [DENVER] overlayed vertically on the left edge. In the upper right corner there is a photo of a group of people planting trees. The interior of the pamphlet details the history and policies of neighborhood investment and development as related to Mayor Webb's office, accompanied by photos. The back of the pamphlet is mostly blank, with the address of the mayor's office, the flag and seal of the city of Denver, and a place for a postage stamp.
Brochure with a photograph of Mayor Wellington Webb standing in front of the Denver Courthouse. He is seen in the lower portion of the brochure and wears a multi-colored tie. On the left side of the image, vertically oriented, is text with the background image seen through the textured letters [DENVER]. At the top of the brochure is a white rectangle with text in the lower portion [1991-2003/Legacy of Achievement]. Along the right side is a narrow bar of red with vertically oriented text in white [Neighborhoods and Community Development]. In the upper right quadrant is a small image of a group of people planting a tree. On the ground in front of the tree is a canvas with dirt and shovels.
Topic
African American
Business
Communities
Politics (Practical)
Urban life
Urban planning
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Honorable Wellington E. Webb and Wilma J. Webb
Object number
2014.46.17
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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