This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.
|Address||12550 W. 52nd Ave., Arvada, 80002|
|Quad||Golden, 1965 (1980)|
|Section||S17, T3S, R69W|
|Source||"Arvada Sentinel," January l7, 1985, p. 6; Jefferson County School Names Committee.|
|History||Drake Junior High School was built in 1959 and was named for Obediah Drake, superintendent of Arvada School District No. 2 from 1902-1919|