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    • Booth, outdoor #2, Elitch Gardens

    • View of a telephone booth at Elitch Gardens in Denver, Colorado. The booth has a wood frame and glass door and panels. Signs on the booth read: "Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Co., American Telephone and Telegraph Co., Bell System," and "Telephone...
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    • 1934 July 17
    • Exchange, construction progress

    • View of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph exchange building on 3rd (Third) Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The small wood frame structure is propped up by wooden beams along the front of the building. A sign on a...
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    • 1896, June
    • 1429 Champa, commercial office, exterior, front

    • View of the commercial office of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company at 1429 Champa St. in Denver, Colorado. The building is a one story brick structure with cornice, dentils, and large store-front windows. Carved stone entablatures...
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    • 1915
    • Limon, Colorado, exchange equipment

    • An operator works at a switchboard at the Mountain States telephone exchange building in Limon (Lincoln County), Colorado. Shows telephone equipment and telephone booths on the far end of the room. The woman wears a headset and polka-dot dress.
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    • 1932 April 14
    • Storms, Monument, Colo.

    • Workers dressed in winter clothes pose on a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company truck in Monument (El Paso County), Colorado. Wires, equipment, and a lamp hang from the truck with a sign reading: "American Telephone and Telegraph Co....
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    • 1916 January 4
    • First heavy duty trucks used by company

    • Men pose with Mountain States Telephone and Telephone Company trucks on Champa Street, in Denver, Colorado; lettering on vehicles and on an incised stone arch reads: "Telephone Building," "Mountain States Telephone & Telegraph Company." A house...
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Station equipment booth, outdoor #2 at Lakewood exchange

    • View of a telephone booth near the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The booth has a wood frame and glass panels. Signs on the doors read: "Public Telephone." The exchange building...
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    • 1941 April
    • Cable pulling engine

    • View of telephone cable installation machinery by a cast iron hitching post on 15th (Fifteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado. Letters read: "The Colorado Telephone Company, Bell System, American Telephone & Telegraph Co, Don't Write, Telephone."...
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    • Dofflemyer family

    • Head and shoulders family portrait of the Dofflemyres, shows James, an early Gunnison, Colorado, surveryor and later manager of the first telegraph and telephone, his wife Jennie, first telephone operator, and their two children; daughter, Lou and...
    • Rinehart, A. E. (Alfred Evans)
    • [between 1898 and 1901]
    • Station equipment, booth, #30 type

    • View of a telephone booth in a building probably in Denver, Colorado. The booth is an ornate wood structure with small panes of glass and a heavy wooden door. A sign on the telephone reads: "If I had a telephone here at home it would not be too...
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    • 1915
    • Booth, outdoor #1, taken at City Park

    • View of a telephone booth at City Park in Denver Colorado. The telephone is mounted in a wooden booth that is lined with molded, decorative tin. Signs on and around the booth read: "Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company, Bell System,"...
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    • 1934 July 17
    • Denver Union Depot, public telephones

    • An operator sits at a switchboard near a bank of telephone booths at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. She sits behind a divider and wears a head set. The telephone booths are lined with decorative molded tin and numbers identify each booth. A...
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    • 1915
    • Denver Union Depot, telephone booths

    • An operator sits at a switchboard near a bank of telephone booths at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. A woman sits behind a desk near a sign that reads: "Western Union Telegraph and Cable." The telephone booths are identified by numbers mounted...
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    • 1915
    • Delta Exchange equipment - switchboard

    • Interior view of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company office in Delta (Delta County), Colorado; shows telephone operators working at a switchboard.
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    • 1914
    • Exchange interior, operator's rest room

    • Telephone operators sit in the operator's rest room at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. The women sit in rocking chairs near a table where magazines and a plant are...
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    • 1914
    • Estes Park, Colorado, exchange equipment, switchboard

    • Operators work at the switchboard in the Mountain States telephone exchange in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. The women work in an area separated from the rest of the room by a low divider. A telephone and adding machine sit on a desk...
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    • 1931 July 24
    • Durango exchange equipment, operating room

    • Telephone switchboards line a wall of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Cords are strung across the switchboard and numbers identify each work station. A supervisors desk...
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    • 1915
    • Lakewood exchange equipment, old exchange switchboard

    • View of a switchboard and circuits at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Cords are stretched across the work station. A telephone booth is in the corner of the room.
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    • 1915
    • 1421 Champa, operator's school

    • A woman sits at a desk and interviews an applicant for a position as an operator at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph building, 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The woman behind the desk wears a dress with a broad collar and has a...
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    • 1921 June 9
    • W. Morgan, exchange equipment, terminal room

    • View of the terminal room in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph exchange building in Morgan (Conejos County), Colorado. A candle stick telephone sits on a desk near other switchboard equipment. Wires, circuits, and control panels line the...
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    • 1914
    • The Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company Building

    • North elevation view of the Osage Building, the former Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building at 1175 Osage Street in the Lincoln Park Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The three story commercial style building has a decorative...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2009
    • Estes Park, Colorado, exchange building

    • View of the Mountain States telephone exchange building in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. The structure is a log building with a dormer and stone chimney. A stone wall serves as a fence and embankment. A sign reading "Telephone" hangs on...
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    • 1931 July 29
    • Fort Collins, Colorado, exchange building

    • View of the Mountain States telephone exchange building in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. The building is a two-story brick structure with arched windows and a flat roof. A sign on the door depicts a bell and reads: "Bell System." A sign...
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    • 1931 October
    • Johnstown, Colorado, exchange building

    • View of the Mountain States telephone exchange building in Johnstown (Weld County), Colorado. The building is a one-story frame store-front with a flat roof. A sign extending from the building reads: "Telephone." A sign painted on the door depicts...
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    • 1931 October
    • Longmont, Colorado, exchange building

    • View of the telephone exchange building on the corner of 5th Avenue and Main Street in Longmont (Boulder County), Colorado. The building is a one and one-half story brick structure with arched windows, dentals, and a flat roof. A sign on the door...
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    • 1931 October
    • Milliken, Colorado, exchange building

    • View of the telephone exchange building in Milliken (Weld County), Colorado. The building is a one story frame structure. A sign reading: "Telephone" hangs from the porch. A detached garage is in the distance.
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    • 1931 October
    • Westwood, Colorado, buildings, exchange, exterior, front

    • View of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building probably in the Westwood Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one story brick building is constructed in the style of a domestic structure with an arched doorway and...
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    • 1937 July 16
    • Colorado Springs, Colorado, commercial office, exterior front

    • View of the commercial office of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company possibly located at 120 East Kiowa Street in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. The building is a one story brick structure with large rectangular windows. A...
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    • 1937 June 2
    • Telephone political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a dog listening to a telephone. Text includes: "'His Maters Value,'" "Promotor," "Los Angeles Capitalists," "Automatic Telephone $$$," and "It Only Works One Way."
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Aerial construction, setting anchor

    • A group of workers dig a hole for a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone pole in a rural area of Colorado. The men hold shovels and tools dangle from their belts. A barbed wire fence runs along a dirt road. Shows open fields.
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    • 1914
    • Boulder, Colorado, buildings, exchange exterior, front

    • View of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building possibly located at 1319 Spruce Street in Boulder, Colorado. The two-story brick structure has some Art Deco style elements and decorative iron work on the door. A sign...
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    • 1938 April 22
    • Telephone cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts two men, one representative of the Automatic Telephone Company and the other of Denver, Colorado. Text includes: "23," and "Automatic Telephone Promotor Los Angeles, Calif."
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • J. E. MacDonald, office, 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company office in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a desk, lamp, telephone, Oriental rugs, and Moroccan leather wall covering.
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    • 1912
    • Telephone political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a telephone as a snake that reaches from Los Angeles to Denver. Text includes: "Automatic Telephone stock jobbing scheme.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Station equipment, booth, outdoor #1, 14th and Welton, Denver

    • View of a telephone booth near the W & W Garage at 1400 Welton Street in Denver, Colorado. The booth is made from wood and is lined with molded, decorative tin. Signs on the phone booth read: "Telephone," "Mountain States Tel & Tel. Co.," and "Bell...
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    • 1941 April
    • Station equipment, booth, open type, metal

    • Interior view of a telephone booth. The phone is mounted in a three-sided wood frame booth. A light is mounted above a podium where a telephone directory sits.
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    • 1941 April
    • J. E. MacDonald, office, 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company office in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a roll top desk, a safe (Charpiot Safe Co.), ceiling lamp, telephone, Oriental rugs, a bell, rubber stamp and pad, thermometer, Arts and...
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    • 1912
    • Englewood, Colorado, buildings, exchange exterior

    • View of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building located at 3825 South Broadway in Englewood, Colorado. The building is a one-story brick structure with stone decoration at the foundation and around the door. Signs on...
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    • 1949 July
    • Station equipment, booth, open shelf type, one compartment

    • View of a pay telephone mounted in a three sided wooden shelf. The phone includes a slot to deposit coins, a dial, coin return, and receiver. The coin repository plate is scratched and worn. A telephone directory in a binder is on the shelf.
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    • 1948 February 15
    • Albuquerque, New Mexico, buildings, exchange, exterior, front

    • View of the telephone exchange building in Albuquerque (Bernalillo County), New Mexico. The building is made of stone blocks and is decorated with dentals at the roof line and around the first floor windows and door. A sign on the building reads:...
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    • 1940 December 12
    • Automatic Telephone Co. political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a telephone, question mark, and referee in a boxing ring. Text includes: "Denver," "Did you make the Bell cut rates in Portland? Has it left town? Why did you leave Portland? Did anyone make the...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 1421 Champa, construction progress

    • View of the Colorado Telephone Company building (1413-1425 Champa) under construction in Denver, Colorado. The building is a four story brick facade with dentals along the flat roof line. A carved stone over the door reads: "Telephone Building."...
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    • 1902
    • 1421 Champa, construction progress

    • View of the partial facade and internal framework of the Colorado Telephone Company building, 1421 Champa Street, Denver, Colorado. Carved stone over the main entryway reads: "Telephone Building." Men stand on the sidewalk and look up at the...
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    • 1902, September

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