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    • Argo Smelting Works (Boston and Colorado Smelting Co.)

    • Construction of a brick chimney at the Boston & Colorado Smelting Company's Argo Smelting Works refinery in Denver, Colorado shows: wood scaffolding, barrels, building materials.
    • Hanington, C. H.
    • 1892
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew paving the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The workers use shovels, gravel, wheelbarrows and water hoses. Bags of sand or concrete and the iron fence used on the viaduct are stacked nearby. A few of...
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    • June 1899
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen construct the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows Cherry Creek, pulleys, cranes and a small portable coal engine with wheels. The Denver City Hall, the Denver Wire and Ironworks Co., Congregation of Shomro Amunoh,...
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    • 1898 September 3
    • 14th Street Viaduct - Denver, Colorado

    • Shows work crews resting on the nearly completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and a bicyclist are on the bridge. The bridges for Colorado and Southern, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe, and Denver & Rio Grande...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A man stands in a ditch with a wagon and workhorse. The Denver City Hall on 14th (Fourteenth) Street, a rock retaining wall and a metal railroad bridge over Cherry Creek are visible in the background.
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    • 1898 December 5th
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen pose near pulleys, cranes and other machinery used in the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. The Congregation of Shomro Amunoh, Revere House and Leadville House are in the background.
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    • August 19 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system attached to a long wooden pole embedded into a dry part of Cherry Creek, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and the rock wall. Bridges for the Denver & Rio Grande and Atchison,...
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    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system, attached to a long wooden pole embedded into the Cherry Creek river bed, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and spectators stand on the rock retainer wall. Bridges for the Denver...
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    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators watch as a large steel beam is put into place with a traveling crane on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The dry Cherry Creek and local businesses are in view. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at...
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    • 1899 February 18
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators watch as a construction crew moves a large steel beam into place for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct over Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado. The workers use a crane to move the load. The rock retaining wall and the Moore Hardware...
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    • 1899 February 14
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators watch as construction workers use a traveling crane to move a steel beam into place on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct over Cheery Creek. A few of the workers ride on the beam, and a man leans on a bicycle. The Moore Hardware and...
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    • 1899 February 14
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows four men on or near a traveling crane on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. Traveling cranes were used to move large equipment and material and is mounted on crawlers, rubber tires or rails. This particular crane is mounted on rails. Two...
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    • 1899 February 8
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The crew appears to be laying the roadwork on the bridge supports. The Denver Transit Warehouse, the Congregation of Shomro Amunoh building, Cherry Creek and...
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    • 1899 March 18
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Workers sit and stand on beams on the partially completed bridge. Other men watch below. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street....
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    • 1899 January 12
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. A traveling crane moves support beams into position. Workers sit on the bridge or watch from the dry river bed below. Railroad cars are in the background. The viaduct began at 14th...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • Workmen at 10th and Lawrence in Denver, Colorado

    • Workmen pose in front of a crane with surveying equipment. A brick synagogue with ogee arched windows and stained glass windows has a lintel that reads: "Congregation of Shomro Amunoh," Hebrew letters, and "1888", is at 10th and Lawrence Street....
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    • August 19 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. Pulleys, cranes and other machinery are in use. Men stand and watch nearby. Wooden structures are near the viaduct, possibly shelters for...
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    • 1899 February 13
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The men use cranes, pulleys, saws and other materials. The sign on the building in the background reads: "? T Walkers Western Foundry". Two men in the...
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Construction crews work on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes, pulleys and other machinery. Two men in suits are on the construction site. The sign on the building in the background reads: "T. Walkers Foundry".
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Cranes, pulleys, machinery, building materials and work horses are visible. Three men in suits and hats are in the foreground, possibly supervisors or...
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes, pulley, wheelbarrows, work horses and other machinery. Two men use survey equipment, three other men wearing suits and hats observe the...
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    • 1898 September 20th
    • Construction Crew for the 14th Street Viaduct

    • A construction crew poses on the site of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The viaduct ran from 14th and Wazee to 14th and Platte Street. Shows houses in background.
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    • 1899 June 27
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the partially completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows work crew, crane, and temporary rail tracks. Railroad bridges and the South Platte River are visible in the background. Men in suits...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows the beginning trestle work on the bridge over the South Platte River and buildings in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Workers use a traveling crane to move a support beam, two men ride on the beam. The South Platte River and railroad tracks are in view. The viaduct began at 14th...
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    • 1899 January 13
    • 14th Street Viaduct, Denver, Colorado

    • Men pose on the unfinished iron skeleton of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct over the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. Shows pulleys, cranes, wood supports, and rail track to move materials.
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    • 1898 December 5
    • Workmen, 14th Street Viaduct

    • Two workmen pose under a bridge on the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. One man wears a hat, work pants, boots and suspenders. The other man wears a hat, a pair of denim overalls and work boots. Cables hang from under the...
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    • July 1899
    • Workmen, 14th Street Viaduct

    • Two workmen pose under a bridge on the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County), Colorado. One man wears a pair of work pants with suspenders, boots, and a hat. The other man wears a pair of denim work pants, boots, and a hat. The men are...
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    • July 1899
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen accompany a boiler and crane machinery on a horse-drawn wagon, possibly Blake Street, as part of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado . Spectators stand nearby. Signs read: "1409", "Denver Brewing Cos...
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen hoist a boiler and machinery from a railroad car to a partially constructed bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen hoist a boiler and machinery from a railroad car to a partially constructed bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Steel beams and a temporary rail track are near the Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) and the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company (AT&SF) tracks. A...
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    • [1898]
    • Metzler Block 14th and Platte

    • A view of a rock ashlar block wall. It has sloping angle on one end and an abrupt edge, probably a ramp. Residences and apartment buildings are in the background.
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    • 1898 August 19th
    • Old uncompleted 14th Street Viaduct

    • Shows the iron skeleton of a part of the old 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct, Denver (Denver County) Colorado, started in 1888, worked on for four years, but never completed. The 1898-1899 viaduct displaced this bridge. Sign on building in the...
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    • August 19 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct, Retaining Wall

    • Shows the rock ashlar retaining wall for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A residential apartment building and the D.S. Waugh Machine Shop are behind the wall on Wazee Street. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended...
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    • 1899 January 13
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen walk near a team of horses that pull a vertical tubular boiler on Blake Street in Denver, Colorado. The machinery will be used for the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct.
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    • [1898]
    • Blake St, 1400 block

    • Workmen move metal beams on carriage wheels drawn by horses, at 14th Street near Blake Street, in Denver, Colorado. A horse-drawn wagon that reads: "Ice" is nearby. The partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct bridge is in the...
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    • [1898]
    • Blake 1500 block to right

    • Workmen walk near a team of horses that pull metal beams on wagon wheels near the corner of 15th (Fifteenth) and Blake Streets, part of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction in Denver, Colorado. Spectators are nearby. Prominent signs...
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    • [1898]
    • 1400 block on 15th Street

    • Workmen transport steel beams with horses and wagon wheels on Market Street near 15th (Fifteenth) Street as part of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction in Denver, Colorado. Spectators are nearby on horseback and in carriages....
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View, from Blake Street, of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A railroad bridge crosses Cherry Creek and Colorado and Southern Railway tracks (C&S). Buildings on Platte Street are in the distance.
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • View of the construction yard for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct. Shows cranes, pulley, materials, the unfinished bridge, and Colorado and Southern and Denver & Rio Grande railroad bridges over Cherry Creek. Shows railroad box cars in the...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • Survey Crew at the 14th Street Viaduct

    • Shows a survey team with survey equipment on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street. Colorado and Southern and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad bridges and...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction.

    • Workmen work near Cherry Creek by the Blake Street approach to the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A traveler and crane are nearby. A sign reads: "This Building For Rent [?] Lions And Johnson [?]".
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    • Showing retaining wall Market St.

    • View of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct and City Hall on Market Street in Denver, Colorado. Workmen and horse-drawn carriages are near the concrete retaining wall on Cherry Creek. A sign on a building reads: "Butters &...
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    • 1898 November 15
    • Denver viaduct from D&RG track to Wewatta St.

    • A man stands near a portion of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site between Wewatta Street and the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company (D&RG) tracks in Denver, Colorado. The 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct is nearby.
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    • November 18, 1898
    • Federal Mint building construction

    • A rooftop view of Civic Center neighborhood and the construction site of the Federal Mint building at West Colfax Avenue and Delaware Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows commercial and residential buildings, the Colorado State Capitol building and...
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    • [between 1897 and 1899?]
    • Federal Mint building construction

    • View of the Federal Mint building under construction at West Colfax Avenue and Delaware Street in Denver, Colorado. The two-story, granite building has marble lunettes above both rectangular and arched windows. The second floor is not completed and...
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    • [between 1897 and 1899?]
    • Federal Mint building construction

    • View of the Federal Mint building under construction at West Colfax Avenue and Delaware Street in Denver, Colorado. The two-story, granite building has marble lunettes above arched and rectangular windows. A fence encircles the construction site, a...
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    • [between 1897 and 1899?]
    • Federal Mint building

    • View of the Federal Mint building at West Colfax and Delaware Street in Denver, Colorado. The two-story granite building has marble lunettes above arched and rectangular windows and a bracketed cornice. The roof is under construction and a crane is...
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    • [between 1897 and 1900?]

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