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    • Glenwood Springs Light & Water Company Hydroelectric Plant

    • View of the Glenwood Springs Light & Water Company Hydroelectric Plant, now used as the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, located at 601 East 6th Street, Glenwood Springs, Colorado. The one and a half story red brick, shingle style building...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2006
    • United hydroelectric station, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of the Georgetown, Colorado, hydroelectric station at the east end of Sixth (6th) Street on the former site of the What Cheer Mill, originally constructed by the United Light and Power Generation Company in 1900. A sign in light bulbs over...
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    • [between 1900 and 1924.]
    • Nederland Dam 1938

    • 133,000 cubic feet of reinforced concrete were reportedly used to build the 624-foot dam, which was about 120 feet thick at the base and about 16 feet at the top. The dam was opened 1910. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.; The branches of a...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Glenwood Canyon series

    • View of Shoshone borrow pit Station 3012 and 3017 on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; also shows the Colorado River and Shoshone hydroelectric dam.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Crystal River falls

    • View of Kline Falls, on the Crystal River, about 2 miles east of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, in a steep, narrow canyon. The water from the fall was diverted through a pipeline to the hydroelectric built by the Colorado - Yule Marble Company...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Crystal River falls

    • View of Kline Falls, on the Crystal River, about 2 miles east of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, in a steep, narrow canyon. The water from the fall was diverted through a pipeline to the hydroelectric built by the Colorado - Yule Marble Company...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Glenwood Canyon series

    • View of the Shoshone hydroelectric dam and the Colorado River, in Garfield County, Colorado; also shows Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and rock cliffs.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Power plant, Bridal Veil Falls

    • View of the hydroelectric power plant atop Bridal Veil Falls on Bridal Veil Creek in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a concrete and wood structure with a pitched roof situated on a cliff.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1963
    • Original power station at Ames, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the L.L. Nunn power station, Ames, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows a side gable structure with lean-to additions, board and batten construction and uneven board roofline. A large stack of lumber is piled in front of the power...
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    • [between 1891 and 1906]
    • Head gate house, Marble, Colo.

    • Men pose near a sluice, a small wooden building and a headgate near Kline Falls, on the Crystal River, about 2 miles east of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows a wooden staircase and walkway. Here water was diverted to a pipeline going west...
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    • 1912.
    • Boulder Power House

    • View of the Boulder Power House above Boulder Creek canyon walls, Boulder County, Colorado, seventeen miles below Barker Dam; shows the brick rectangular hydroelectric plant with arched windows and letters painted on wall: "C.C.P.Co. 1909."...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • August 4, 1910
    • Shoshone Dam in Glenwood Canyon over the Colorado River

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, a footbridge, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, and a parked car.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1911 and 1930?]
    • Shoshone dam construction

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows men working, concrete forms, and the Colorado River.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1908]
    • Shoshone dam construction

    • View of dam construction at Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows men working with concrete forms by the Colorado River.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1908]
    • Shoshone dam looking downstream, 12\4\10

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, water control gates, a footbridge, a wheelbarrow, and sheet metal sheds.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Eldora, Colo. 1899

    • deposit more than 100 feet thick and was soon determined to be an unsuitable site and the plan was relocated to where the present Barker Dam sits east of Nederland. Several log cabins stand at the base of the hill in the background as well as in...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Shoshone dam looking down stream, 12\4\10

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, control gates, a footbridge, and a milepost: "Flanger."
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Shoshone dam looking up stream

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, men working, intake gates, a footbridge, and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Shoshone Power House and penstock

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant power house construction, in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows a steel frame structure with a concrete foundation, penstocks, and sheds.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1908]
    • Shoshone Power House site

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, the powerhouse, penstocks, and sheds.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1908
    • Shoshone Power House

    • Interior view of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant power house in Garfield County, Colorado; shows turbines, generators, switchboard and governor pumps.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909]
    • Shoshone Power House

    • Interior view of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant power house in Garfield County, Colorado; shows turbines, generators, switchboard and governor pumps.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909]
    • Agriculture irrigation water pump

    • View of possibly a hydroelectric waterwheel and boiler tanks on Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. A tent and railroad tracks are nearby.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Shoshone Power House

    • Interior view of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant power house in Garfield County, Colorado; shows turbines, generators, governor pumps, and a crane with sign, "Whiting Foundry Equipment Co, Harvey Ill. U.S.A. Chicago Suburb, Cap'y 30 Tons."
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909]
    • Shoshone Power House, transformers

    • Interior view of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant power house in Garfield County, Colorado; shows transformers, generators, and governor pumps.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909]
    • Dam at Henson

    • View of a concrete dam on Henson Creek near the former town of Henson (Hinsdale County), Colorado. The abandoned hydroelectric dam has a large metal overflow pipe.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1962
    • Shoshone Dam site and intake

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River and the workmen's camp.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1908 and 1910]
    • Sulfide Flats

    • A group of large pine trees stands in the midground near Sulphide Flats west of Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. In 1907, the area was chosen as the site for a new dam to serve as a hydroelectric power source. W. Hollingsworth McCleod, a...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Hale power plant, Utah

    • View of the Hale hydroelectric power plant and Hobble Creek (?), in Utah County, Utah.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Shoshone, intake of tunnel

    • View of water intake construction at Shoshone Hydroelectric Powerplant in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows men working, scaffolding, and Colorado River water.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1908 and 1910?]
    • Weir at Adit 9, Shoshone Tunnel

    • Interior view of construction for Shoshone Hydroelectric Power Plant in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows a weir or water tunnel.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1908 and 1910?]
    • Bear traps, Shoshone dam

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, water gates, and a footbridge.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Henson Creek Dam, Colo.

    • View of the Henson Creek Dam near the ghost town of Henson, Hinsdale County, Colorado. The abandoned concrete hydroelectric dam now has a large hole in its wall.
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1999
    • Bear traps, Shoshone dam

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, water gates, and a footbridge.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Power plant in Clear Creek Cañon

    • Hydroelectric power plant beside Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon, Colorado; shows wooden flume and metal pipes to small wooden frame power plant building, and electrical power lines and poles up the canyon to right of building.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • General view Shoshone Camp

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, the dam, sheds, a footbridge, and the workmen's camp.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1908
    • Barker Dam 11/17/10

    • View of Central Colorado Power Company's Barker Dam (hydroelectric) in Boulder County, Colorado; shows the reservoir filling with water from Middle Boulder Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Barker Dam 11/17/'10

    • View of Central Colorado Power Company's Barker Dam (hydroelectric) in Boulder County, Colorado; shows construction sheds and Middle Boulder Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Barker Dam 11/17/'10

    • View of Barker Dam in Boulder County, Colorado; shows reservoir for hydroelectric power filling with water from Middle Boulder Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Barker Dam 11/17/10

    • View of Central Colorado Power Company's Barker Dam (hydroelectric) in Boulder County, Colorado; shows the reservoir filling with water from Middle Boulder Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • Barker Dam 11/17/10

    • View of Central Colorado Power Company's Barker Dam (hydroelectric) in Boulder County, Colorado; shows the reservoir filling with water from Middle Boulder Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1910
    • San Juan Mtns.

    • View of switchback road on Ingram Peak (elevation 12,552 feet) leading to Black Bear Mine above Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. Also shows Smuggler-Union hydroelectric power plant and summer residence of Bulkeley Wells (Smuggler-Union...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1907 and 1910]

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