City of Thornton officials

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City of Thornton officials


Municipal officials and employees--United States--Colorado--Thornton


Collection of artifacts documenting the work, impacts, and experiences of individuals who have been involved with Thornton's local government, usually as employees or council members.







Collection Items

Public Works employees assisted by Thornton children
Black and white photo depicting local children assisting Thornton Public Works employees with a landscaping project in an open space in Thornton. An employee can be seen operating a tractor in the background while the children use shovels under the…

Thornton Animal Control officer Chuck Warner
Black and white photo depicting Chuck Warner, a former Thornton Animal Control Officer, opening kennels in the back of an Animal Control vehicle as another man stands to his right and also looks into the vehicle. The vehicle is parked on a…

Tony Fisher and the Thornton sanitation crew
Black and white photo depicting four men standing in a row in front of a large Thornton sanitation truck. Three of the men were members of Thornton's sanitation crew while the fourth man on the far right is Tony Fisher.

John Rogus, first Police Chief of Thornton
Black and white photo depicting Thornton's first official police chief, John Rogus, wearing his uniform, hat, and round glasses.

Jeff Coder presents a new Comprehensive Plan for Thornton
Black and white photo depicting Jeff Coder presenting a map related to the 1997 Comprehensive Plan. He is wearing a white shirt, dark tie, and glasses while raising his right hand to point at the map. He appears to be presenting to the camera, and…

First Thornton Election Celebration
Black and white photo depicting a group of twenty-one people seated together and posing for a photo in a sitting room of Tom Carillo's home on Hoffman Way in Thornton after the first election was held in Thornton on August 18, 1956. The group…

Dennis Lopez being sworn in to City Council for Ward 1
Color photo depicting Dennis Lopez wearing a dark suit and standing in front of the bench in Council Chambers. A judge in black robes stands opposite him, and they shake hands as Lopez kicks his right leg out and raises his left fist into the air in…

Dan Thornton, Jim Castordale, and Joe Chavez at Thornton's 20th anniversary celebration
Black and white photo depicting former Colorado Governor Dan Thornton, former Thornton City Manager Jim Castordale, and former Thornton Mayor Joe Chavez wearing suits and sitting together in an outdoor audience at the celebration of Thornton's 20th…

Official photograph of former City Manager Gerald E. Hagman
Black and white photo depicting Gerald E Hagman, Thornton's City Manager from 1979-1984, wearing a dark suit and dark framed glasses. The photo is a professional headshot.

City Mortgage Manager, Bob Siegel, with administrative workers
Black and white photo depicting Bob Siegel, a previous City Mortgage Manager, siting at a small square table with two female administrators as they all work. Siegel is wearing a black suit and holding a document while the two administrators are…
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