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    • Breaking ground for the new library

    • Group portrait of men, women, and girls in Denver, Colorado, at the ground breaking ceremony for the Denver Public Library, including (l to r): Jean Dudley, F. M. Richie, Mr. Frederick Ross (architect), Mr. C. R. Dudley, Helen F. Ingersoll, B. H....
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    • 1906, August 7
    • Public documents dept. La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows a table, papers, books, shelves, and a leather bag.
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    • Reference room in the library building

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, stairs, a clock, bookshelves, hanging lamps and a seated man.
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    • New public library

    • Interior view of the newly constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pillars and a stairway are in the room.
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    • [between 1909 and 1910]
    • Work room

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; M. Richie and Miss Marsh sit among books and bookshelves.
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    • 1907 April 10
    • Catalogue room

    • Interior view of the cataloging room at Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; Mr. John Parson and Miss Marsh sit next to books and bookshelves.
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    • 1907 March 18
    • Children's Room La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, and a model clipper ship.
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    • 1907 July 8
    • Reference room La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, bookshelves, and hanging lamps.
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    • 1907 July 8
    • Construction work

    • The Denver Public Library under construction, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. Crane arms help to raise the steel framework interior as the Turkey Creek sandstone exterior with fluted Corinthian columns is set.
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    • 1908 May 21
    • Reference room La Veta Place looking south

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, bookshelves, hanging lamps and men seated.
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    • 1907 March 18
    • Store in basement La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows bookshelves.
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    • 1907 April 10
    • Construction work rear SW corner

    • View of the partially constructed Main Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
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    • Construction work rear wall looking N W

    • 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 bricks are nearby.
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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. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. An automobile and house are nearby.
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    • Construction work east end

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Construction materials 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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    • Construction work

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams are on the building.
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    • Construction work rear capital of pilaster in place

    • 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 a ladder are at the construction site.
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    • Construction work rear SW corner

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, a ladder, and capitals are on the building.
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    • Construction work interior stack room

    • Interior view of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, a ladder, and guy wires are in the building.
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    • Construction work 4 columns set

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, columns, and a ladder are in the building.
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    • Construction work

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Columns, metal beams, and construction materials are on the building.
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    • 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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    • Snow stopping construction - looking east

    • Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado is covered in snow. Civic Center houses and the Colorado State Capitol dome are in the background.
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    • Construction snow partly stops work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone and are covered with snow. Civic Center houses, Engine House Number One of the Denver Fire Department, and the...
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    • Construction

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone. Civic Center houses, Engine House Number One of the Denver Fire Department, and the Colorado State Capitol...
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    • View in basement H. E. Richie & pipe

    • H. E. Richie poses with a pipe amid steel girders at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
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    • Mr. F. R. Ross reading list of articles placed in 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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    • 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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    • Mr. Wm. B. Tebbetts making the address at laying of 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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    • Gov. Buchtel's speech at corner stone laying

    • Colorado Governor Henry Augustus Buchtel speaks to a crowd at the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A United States flag and the Burton residence are...
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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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    • Gov. Buchtel's speech at corner stone laying

    • Colorado Governor Henry Augustus Buchtel speaks to a crowd at the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A United States flag and the Burton house are in...
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    • Rabbi Friedman invocation at laying of 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

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a horse-drawn wagon, construction workers, and steel girders. Houses are in the background.
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    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and apartment houses.
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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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    • Denver Public Library under construction

    • Stereograph view of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, the Burton house, and the Colorado State Capitol dome.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
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    • Front view

    • Men identified as Mr. J. A. McIntyre (building superintendent), Mr. C. R. Dudley (librarian), Mr. Gustave Wilkie (contractor), and Mr. B. H. Lichter (contractor), pose near the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and...
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    • 1907
    • 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
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • Workmen work at the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man and bicycle are nearby.
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    • [either 1908 or 1909?]

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