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    • Mines - Unid

    • Two men operate an automatic shovel at a mining site probably in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Lettering on the shovel reads: "Made by the Thew Automatic Shovel Co., Lorain, OH."
    • Victor (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1900-1920.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Victor--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Children swimming in the Platte large steam shovel looming over them

    • Boys sit on a pile of excavated rock and in the South Platte River, near a steam shovel, at the Alameda Avenue bridge, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1930.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Swimming--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1925]
    • San Jaun [i. e. Juan] Metals Corp. loading dirt from river bed into Trummal [i. e. trommel]

    • View of a mine operation near Telluride, San Miguel County, Colorado. A steam shovel loads a trommel screen with rock which is separated and loaded in a truck via a conveyor. The material is hauled to the Gold Run Mill. The side of the steam shovel...
    • Mining machinery--1930-1940.; Telluride (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--1930-1940.; Conveying systems--1930-1940.; Miners--1930-1940.; Mining--1930-1940.; Steam shovels--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Fairmont School addition ground breaking

    • Photograph of students from Fairmont Elementary School during a ground breaking ceremony of the school's addition in Denver, Colorado. In the foreground of the photograph is a shovel stuck in the dirt with the words "Fairmont Addition Feb. 7 1972"...
    • Ground breaking ceremonies.; Fairmont School (Denver, Colo.); Baker (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1972 February 2
    • Manion Placer

    • View of a steam shovel and ore processing machinery with a conveyor elevator. Letters read "Manion Placer" and "Lorain."
    • Mining machinery--1940-1950.; Conveying systems--1940-1950.; Hydraulic mining--1940-1950.; Steam shovels--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Ground breaking at Swedish Hospital

    • A man in a suit smiles and digs up a shovel full of dirt during the ground breaking ceremony at Swedish Hospital (Swedish Medical Center) in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. Men who have already moved a shovel full of dirt file away from the...
    • Swedish Hospital (Englewood, Colo.)--Buildings--1960-1970.; Englewood (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.; Hospitals--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.; Men--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.;...
    • [between 1960 and 1963?]
    • Denver, snowstorm

    • One man carries a shovel while two others shovel snow on a residential street after the snowstorm of 1982 in Denver, Colorado. Shows houses and automobiles covered in snow.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Disasters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1982
    • Industries construction equipment steam shovel near rail yards

    • Workmen pose near a McCabe and Steen steam shovel by railroad tracks near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. A nearby rail car reads: "Burlington Route".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • View of 5/8 cubic yard shovel working in open pit

    • View shows a five-eighth's cubic yard shovel loading a truck with coal scoria at the Antonito deposit, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Machinery--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1960.; Shovels--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1960.; Trucks--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Clear Creek - close up from ground shovel bucket dumping in 800ft bore

    • A man works in a a highway tunnel on Highway 6 in Jefferson County or Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows a steam shovel and a dump truck. Letters read: "Ed. H. Honnen Construction Co."
    • Construction workers--Colorado--1940-1950.; Dump trucks--Colorado--1940-1950.; Excavation--Colorado--1940-1950.; Road construction--Colorado--1940-1950.; Steam shovels--Colorado--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Industries construction equipment McCabe & Steen steam shovel at Alameda subway

    • Workmen pose on a McCabe & Steen steam shovel at a construction site near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Other men stand nearby and look on.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Capitol Hill Newsletter: Volume 1 Number 1

    • Monthly newsletter pertaining to the neighborhood events of the Capitol Hill Neighborhood.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver--Newspapers.
    • 1978 May 5
    • Steam shovel, buggy on Alameda Avenue bridge

    • View of a steam shovel by a man, horse, and buggy at the Alameda Avenue bridge in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1910

    • 1910 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1910
    • Group of men by the river's edge two boys with shovel women in background

    • Outdoor portrait of a group of men near the edge of the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. They wear suits and wide-brimmed hats. Boys with a shovel and a woman are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Snow shovel Fall River Pass

    • View of a steam shovel as it removes snow from Fall River Road on Fall River Pass in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.
    • Snow plows--Colorado--1920-1930.; Fall River Pass (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Rocky Mountain National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Snow removal--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1928 June 5]
    • Industries construction equipment steam shovel at work near Alameda

    • Workmen work near a steam shovel and horse-drawn side-dump temporary rail cars at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Dump cars--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Bear Creek Canyon - Hamilton and Gleason Construction Co. - Steam shovel

    • View of men and a steam shovel from the Hamilton and Gleason Construction Company working in Bear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Bear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.; Construction--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.
    • April 14, 1934
    • Detail, Lester Drake monument, Riverside Cemetery

    • View of the monument for Lester E. Drake, Sr. (July 31, 1822 - March 16, 1889) located in block 4, lot 23, of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876), 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a detail...
    • Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Tombs and sepulchral monuments.; Drake, Lester E., 1822-1889--Tomb.; Riverside Cemetery (Denver,...
    • 2003
    • Line drawings cartoons

    • View of cartoons that depict monkeys using a bat as a kite, men near a house, a man on a rock with another man who holds a shovel, a monkey with a snake, and a man with a cane and top hat.
    • Caricatures and cartoons--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Steam shovel and trucks - Glenwood Canyon

    • View of Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows Denver & Rio Grande Railroad construction, a steam shovel, dump trucks, and the Colorado River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Ruby Canyon - steam shovel loading train

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Utah or Colorado, consists of a steam shovel, tracks, a boiler, and men working at the base of a sandstone cliff.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Ruby Canyon (Colo. and Utah)--1920-1930.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1920-1930.; Railroad construction workers--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--1920-1930.; Steam shovels--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Men near a well

    • Men pose with a shovel and rifle near the windlass of a well probably at the Pikeview Quarry near Cascade,El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Cascade (El Paso County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Wellheads--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Denver, snowstorm

    • A man carries logs, others shovel snow near 2377 Elm Street in the South Park Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado after the 1982 snowstorm. Shows a snow packed street, dogs, cars, and lawns.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Disasters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1982
    • New Mexico, views

    • Five men work to stabilize portions of the remaining walls of the Pecos Pueblo Mission in New Mexico. One man works by himself in the left foreground; two work together on a set of four stairs; and two men work on a ledge above them to move thick...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--Pecos--1910-1920.; Pecos (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pecos National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--New...
    • [1915?]
    • Camping in South Park

    • Seven men are gathered in front of a large tent, possibly part of a railroad construction or surveying camp, in Park County, Colorado. The men are wearing guns in holsters and aprons; they are holding rifles, dish towels, a frying pan and a shovel....
    • Park County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; South Park (Park County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Park County--1870-1900.; Horses--Colorado--Park County--1870-1900.; Tents--Colorado--Park County--1870-1900.; Work camps--Colorado--Park...
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Lester Drake monument, Riverside Cemetery

    • View of the monument for Lester E. Drake, Sr. (July 31, 1822 - March 16, 1889) located in block 4, lot 23, of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876), 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a...
    • Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Tombs and sepulchral monuments.; Drake, Lester E., 1822-1889--Tomb.; Riverside Cemetery (Denver,...
    • 2003
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Roads--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Denver, snowstorm

    • A man with a shovel poses on steps outside (probably) the Capitol building near snow drifts after the snowstorm of 1913 in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1913
    • Railroad workers at camp

    • Seven men gather in front of a large tent, possibly part of a railroad construction or surveying camp, in Colorado. One man leans against a shovel; one (wearing an apron and gun in his holster) holds a pan and a wash rag; others stand or recline...
    • Cookery--Colorado--1870-1900.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1870-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1900.; Railroad construction workers--1870-1900.; Tents--Colorado--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Wolhurst

    • Wolhurst, in Littleton, Colorado, is a sprawling three-story mansion with faceted towers, dormers, chimneys and arched windows. Built in a semicircle, this side encloses tree dotted lawn. The concrete edge of a pond is in the foreground, where a...
    • Wolcott, Edward Olive, 1848-1905--Homes & haunts.; Littleton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Estates--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Art design column

    • Close-up view of an illustration that depicts a log, shovel, and pile of dirt.
    • Logs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Gregory Monument dedication

    • A group of 24 men stands at the site where John H. Gregory first discovered gold at Mountain City near Central City, Colorado, in 1859. The group is gathered for the July 23, 1932 dedication ceremony of the Gregory Monument, a bronze marker...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dedications--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Mountain City--1930- 1940.; Monuments &...
    • [1932]
    • Colorado & Southern and Denver, Laramie & Northern event

    • Men, one with a shovel, pose near flat cars filled with dirt at Utah Junction, near Pecos Street and Cargill Drive, in Adams County, Colorado. A railroad gondola car, a flatcar with crates, passenger cars, and freight cars are in the distance....
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.; Denver, Laramie, and Northwestern...
    • [May 1908?]
    • Big snow of December 1913

    • Pedestrians walk along a snow cleared sidewalk near the Albany Hotel, Seventeenth (17th) Street, Denver, Colorado. Tall piles of snow and ice chunks are in the street. A man with a shovel shows in distance across the street from the Equitable...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • December 1913
    • Denver, snow storms

    • View of horse-drawn wagons and men who shovel snow near the Denver Public Library in the Civic Center on West Colfax and Bannock Streets after the great snowstorm of 1913 in Denver, Colorado. The Colorado State Capitol is in the distance.
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Public Library--Buildings--1910-1920.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1913
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Pithouse B of Step House, a cliff dwelling at Mesa Verde National Park, is under excavation. Slabs of sandstone are revealed in the center of the pithouse. Also, two wood posts protrude from the dirt ground in the pithouse. A small pile of wood and...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Schluter and Spengel Groceries and Hardware

    • Group of men pose on the boardwalk of the Schluter and Spengel Groceries and Hardware store, Gunnison, Colorado. Goods on display in front of store include: a shovel, pick ax, metal bucket, whisk brooms and a cast iron stove. Hand-painted signs...
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Hardware stores--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Laramie Valley R.R., quarry west of Laramie 0-6-0 4455 (ex-Union Pacific).

    • View of Laramie Valley Railroad locomotive #4455 and open ore gondola cars at a quarry west of Laramie (Albany County), Wyoming. The ore cars are loaded with limestone for the cement plant just east of Laramie. A steam shovel with a large bucket is...
    • Laramie Valley Railroad--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Wyoming--Albany County--1970-1980.; Mine Railroads--Wyoming--Albany County--1970-1980.; Railroad freight cars--Wyoming--Albany County--1970-1980.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Albany...
    • 1970
    • Tonopa shops

    • In this view of the Tonopa machine shop in Breckenridge, Colorado, a four horse team and ore wagon stand in front of the corrugated tin and frame building. A man in the driver's seat holds the reins, and a whip stands lodged next to him. Two other...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.; Machine shops--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • The gang at East Lake in front of cook shack my garden in the foreground.

    • At East Lake Camp, Eagle County, Colorado, Twelve men and three women stand in front of the cook shack; a cast iron stove and a shovel lean against the building. A garden fenced off with wood is in front of the group, and logs and boards lie nearby...
    • East Lake Camp (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--East Lake Camp--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Pithouse C of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park, is under excavation. The round pithouse has slabs of sandstone around its edges and several pieces of wood protrude from the dirt ground. Another smaller ring is sunken into...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Railroad workers at camp

    • covered wagon is behind the horses in the right background. A ridge of snow-capped mountains is in the distance.; Stereographic view of a group of seven men gathered in front of a large tent, possibly part of a railroad construction or surveying...
    • Colorado--1870-1900.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1870-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1900.; Railroad construction workers--1870-1900.; Tents--Colorado--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]

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