Byers Evans House Museum, Denver Photos

The Byers Evans House Museum built by Rocky Mountain News publisher Williams Byers in 1883, was purchased in 1889 by William Gray Evans, an officer of the Denver Tramway Company. The Evans family played a key role in the cultural development of Denver and the family's collection of native art formed the core of the Denver Art Museum, which now surrounds the mansion.

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Byers-Evans House now a museum. Denver, CO.Side entrance to Byers-Evans House Museum. Denver, CO.Fireplace with Minton tiles showing fables at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Painted ceiling in parlor of Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Byers-Evans House (1883) (1310 Bannock St.) now a museum. Denver, CO. On National Register.Side entrance to Byers-Evans House Museum. Denver, CO.Fireplace with Minton tiles showing fables at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Painted ceiling in parlor of Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Original Lincrusta-Walton linoleum wall treatment at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Brass & glass lampshade at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Colorado's own van Briggle pottery at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Rookwood vase at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Original Lincrusta-Walton linoleum wall treatment at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Brass & glass lampshade at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Colorado's own van Briggle pottery at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Rookwood vase at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Drop front desk at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Painting of sailing ships with Artic icebergs by William Bradford at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.William Morris-style wallpaper at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Staircase of Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Drop front desk at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Painting of sailing ships with Artic icebergs by William Bradford at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.William Morris-style wallpaper at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Staircase of Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Native American woven basket at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Native American pottery jar with deer at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Living room of Byers-Evans House restored to the 1912-1924. Denver, CO.Stag detail on brass lamp of Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Native American woven basket at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Native American pottery jar with deer at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Living room of Byers-Evans House restored to the 1912-1924. Denver, CO.Stag detail on brass lamp of Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Silver crane holding vase at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Dining room table setting at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Oriental blue vase with dragon at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Oriental blue-flow plate with garden scene at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Silver crane holding vase at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Dining room table setting at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Oriental blue vase with dragon at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Oriental blue-flow plate with garden scene at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Blue porcelain with rabbit at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Blue Tiffany pitcher at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Water lily wallpaper in dining room Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.
Blue porcelain with rabbit at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Blue Tiffany pitcher at Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.Water lily wallpaper in dining room Byers-Evans House. Denver, CO.

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