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    • Industries construction scene at Lipan St. and C&S Ry.

    • Workmen single-jack a spike into a railroad tie near a pipe laying project at South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane with a clamshell attachment is on the tracks nearby. The side of the crane reads: "The Dennis Gibbons Construction Co....
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Laying pipe with pulley hoists

    • A workman lowers a pipe with a pulley hoist at a pipeline construction site, probably near South Lipan Street, Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand nearby.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. An automobile and house are nearby.
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    • Construction front

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams and cranes are on the building. Construction materials are nearby.
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    • Industries construction

    • Workmen mix concrete at a construction site probably near the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane on temporary railroad tracks and railroad engines, one of which reads: "113".
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Construction work Mr. J.A. McIntyre in front

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, cranes, columns, and construction materials are on the building.
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    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crane is on the roof of the building.
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    • Railroads Colo & So. crane working on new bridge over Alameda

    • A Colorado and Southern (C&S) Railway railroad crane hoists a metal barrier for a bridge on the tracks over the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Spectators are nearby. The side of the crane reads: "Wrecking Crane C&S...
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use a chain and pulley supported by wooden beams to lower a section of pipe into a trench possibly near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • View of cement mixing plant, pile driver, and crane near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Construction workers are in the area.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene on Lipan Street near So. Denver

    • Workmen work at a construction site while a crane on temporary railroad tracks hoists a load of dirt out of a ditch on South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. Nearby signs read: "J. R. Hargrave[s] Groceries" and "Watch Out [for] The Cars".
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction scene on Lipan St. near So. Denver

    • Workmen in a trench work on wooden forms for a concrete pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane on temporary railroad tracks hoists a load of dirt nearby.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction rail-mounted crane at work near Alameda

    • Workmen pose on and near a crane on railroad tracks as it hoists a beam from the ground near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Industrial buildings are in the distance.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen install railings at the Alameda Avenue bridge construction site in Denver, Colorado. A crane and wooden supports are nearby.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene laying pipe

    • Workmen use a hand-powered pulley hoist to lower a section of pipe into a trench near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. A frame house is in the distance.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Construction laying pipe

    • Workmen dig a trench for pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. They work near a mobile hoist that is braced against the opposite side of the ditch.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • View of construction in the South Platte River bed in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, a crane, and the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • View of construction in the South Platte River bed in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, a crane, and the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction construction at Alameda subway

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work near a tractor and crane. A sign on a nearby building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Co. Inc."
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda project

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen shovel dirt near a tractor and crane.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction workmen at Lipan St. site

    • Workmen stand near a trench dug to lay pipe near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane and Hargraves Grocery Store at 1301 West Alameda Avenue are nearby.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Denver Public Library Construction

    • Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado consists a crane and snow-covered materials. Civic Center houses and Colfax Street are in the background.
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    • Placing cap stone on corner stone

    • People crowd the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane to watch the cornerstone ceremony in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and bicycles are parked; the Burton house with a covered porch is...
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    • Construction work setting crane on top

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, houses, a crane, and the dome of the Arapahoe County Courthouse in the distance.
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    • Construction work setting arm of crane

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, an apartment house, and a crane.
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    • City Hall bell

    • Two men install a large bell at City Hall in Denver, Colorado; the bell is tied to a platform raised by a rope and pulley. A sign on the flat bed cart reads: "Duffy's Storage and Moving Co., 1716 California St."
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Men and women, one man with a bicycle and a woman with a...
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    • 1907 or 1908
    • Construction of new building

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Men work in a hole with stone walls and a crane.
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    • 1906 October 12
    • Construction of new building - looking S.W.

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Men work in a hole with stone walls and a crane. Civic Center apartment buildings are in the background.
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    • 1906 October 12
    • Construction work

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Building materials are nearby.
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    • 1908 March 10
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crane, windlass, and cut stone pieces are near the building.
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    • [1907 or 1908]
    • Steel crew at work

    • Men work at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; steel girder framework is in place.
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    • 1907 April 12
    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, apartment houses, men at work, a crane, and the Colorado State Capitol dome.
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    • 1907 June 8
    • Construction work front

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and cranes.
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    • 1907 August 5
    • Construction work - stack room

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, cranes, and cinder block walls.
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    • 1907 August 19
    • Construction work - rear wall looking N.E.

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, cranes, and cinder block walls.
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    • 1907 October 3
    • Construction work - front N.E. Corner

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and the Burton house. John A. McIntyre stands by a hanging stone block.
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    • 1907 October 7

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