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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
    • Catalog room

    • Interior view of the cataloging room at Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows card catalog and hanging lights.
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    • 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
    • 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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    • Construction east wall started

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone. Men stand by a crane. Civic Center houses are in the background.
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    • 1906 December 3
    • 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 looking S.W. showing "strikers" on S. wall

    • Men work on scaffolds with masonry at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone.
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    • 1906 October 29
    • Construction north wall partly in

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone. Men stand by a crane. Civic Center apartment houses are in the background.
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    • 1906 December 10
    • 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 setting steel in basement

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone. Men work on steel floor joists by a crane. Civic Center houses, Engine House Number One of the Denver Fire...
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    • 1906 December 24
    • 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 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

    • 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
    • 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

    • 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

    • 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

    • 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
    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows steel girders. The Colorado Capitol dome is in the background.
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    • 1907 September 7
    • 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
    • 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 - 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 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 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 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 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 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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    • Construction work N.E. corner above corner stone

    • 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, and a crane.
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    • 1907 June 24
    • Construction work rear

    • 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 capitals are on the building.
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    • 1908 May 8
    • 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 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 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 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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    • 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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    • 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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    • Delivery room desk La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows a man and woman by a counter and card catalogs.
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