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    • Automatic Telephone Co political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts men, one who wears a top hat. Text includes: "Automatic Telephone promotor. You must get one of my automatic phone systems. I have sold them to several of the large cities.," "Los Angeles. Be...
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Gay 90's miners delight

    • An automatic Wurlitzer orchestra machine with a wood cabinet is against the wall next to a door at the Gold Coin Saloon in Central City, Colorado. Clear glass windows on the front of the cabinet show the inside of the machine, which includes...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Musical instruments--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Industries construction crew posed at Alameda subway site

    • Workmen sit on the edge of wood forms, at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site, in Denver, Colorado. A nearby sign on a building reads: "The Call Automatic Swit[ch Co.] Manufrs. Of Hand Tower & Automatic Ry. Switches".
    • Concrete construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • 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."
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Boulder Light Office

    • Exterior view of the Public Service Company of Colorado office in Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Architectural features of the building include: a bracketed cornice, glass storefront windows, and double-entry doors. Items on display in the...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Boulder--1910-1920.; Public utility companies--Colorado--Boulder--1910-1920.
    • 1916
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda subway

    • Shows workmen at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. A McCabe and Steen steam shovel is nearby. A sign on a building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Company [M]anufrs Of Hand Tower & Automatic Ry. Switches".
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Pressing the search for James B. Sherbondy

    • Responding to the 1947 break from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, National Guardsmen surround a 1930's hardtop sedan. They wear helmets, double-breasted top coats, and carry automatic and semi- automatic machine guns. Snow covers...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Militias--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1947
    • 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?]
    • Telephone Automatic Telephone Co. political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a hand with a key and a door lock. Text reads: "The Wrong Door," "Denver," "Promotor," and "The rural automatic phone will not fit the City of Denver."
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Automatic Telephone Co. political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a hand with a string tied around one finger. Text includes: "Remember Mr. Taxpayer Vote Nov. 6th. Against The Automatic Telephone Franchise."
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Automatic telephone Co. political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a hand that holds a gold brick. Text includes: "Handing Denver a gold brick with the left hand," "Promoter," and "Automatic Telephone."
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • First Baptist Church Diamond Anniversary

    • Book commemorating the Diamond Anniversary of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a description of the history of the church, is former locations, photographs and a list of members of the congregation.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1939
    • Vedetta, Italy, three members of Co. K, 87th Mountain Inf., 10th Mountain Div. cover house in...

    • Members of Company K of the 87th Mountain Infantry crouch behind a tree on the slopes of Monte della Vedetta in Bologna Province, Italy. One of the men covers a distant house with his Browning automatic rifle. Captured German soldiers are near the...
    • World War, 1939-1945--American--Campaigns & battles.; Bologna (Italy : Province)--1940-1950.; Monte della Vedetta (Italy)--1940-1950.; Campaigns & battles--Italy--Bologna (Italy : Province)--1940-1950.; Farmhouses--Italy--Bologna (Italy :...
    • 1945 March 3
    • Industries - construction - Alameda subway with pile driver

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows a crane, excavations, and a building with letters: "The Call Automatic Switch Company."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Tommas Standard

    • Men pose near an automatic rifle on a tripod near a wooden shelter, a part of the UMW strike against the RMFC, at the Standard Mine near Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado. A woman is in the shelter.
    • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Lafayette (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Standard Mine (Lafayette, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine guns--Colorado--Lafayette--1910-1920.; Miners'...
    • February 14, 1914
    • Water tower north of Ludlow looking east into the tent colony

    • Members of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMWA strike against CF&I, pose outdoors near the water tower on Water Tank Hill near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. Two men crouch near an automatic rifle on a tripod; one man...
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal...
    • [1914]
    • Industries - construction - overview  at Alameda

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, the railroad bridge, horses, men, houses, and a building with sign: "The Call Automatic Switch Company."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • 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."
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Water Tank Hill Sgt. Davis at gun

    • Members of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, including Sergeant John Davis, pose near an automatic rifle on a tripod on Water Tank Hill near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. A nearby wooden crate...
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal...
    • [1914]
    • Aspen Street in Arrowhead

    • A couple walks along center of Aspen Street, Arrow (Arrowhead), Colorado. Log structures, one tent and false fronts line dirt street with tree stumps. The Graham advertises: "At All Hours, Graham's Meals 25 cents, Lodging 25 and 35 cents." A beer...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.
    • 1905 July 16
    • Industries construction equipment scene near Alameda looking west

    • Workmen on horseback drive teams of horses toward the Alameda Avenue subway construction site in Denver, Colorado. Railroad tracks and a sign that reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Company" are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction

    • View of the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. A horse-drawn temporary railroad with side-dump cars is nearby. A sign on a nearby building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch [Co]".
    • Dump cars--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horse railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Telephone political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a man with a bag of money standing near Denver, Colorado. Text includes: "Los Angeles," "Automatic Telephone Co.," and "This money goes back to Los Angeles."
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Industries construction scene during building Alameda subway

    • A workman drives a horse-drawn grader at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Another man stands nearby. A sign that reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Company" is on a nearby building.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Ludlow strike Colorado National Guard

    • A member of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, aims an automatic rifle on a tripod, probably near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. Other guards stand nearby.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine...
    • [1913 or 1914]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda subway looking west

    • Workmen pose at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Other men use horse-drawn graders to level the ground nearby. A sign on a building in the distance reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Company".
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Telephone political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a rat that eats a large pocketbook that belongs to Denver, Colorado. A man crouches nearby. Text includes: "Los Angeles," "Dotted line shows course taken by promotor to Denver," "Automatic Telephone...
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Industries construction construction at Alameda subway

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work near a tractor and crane. A sign on a nearby building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Co. Inc."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 4, 1909 March 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909 March 13
    • Construction of railroad bridge on W. Alameda Avenue

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, horse, men, railroad tracks, and a business with sign: "The Call Automatic Switch Co."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • 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.
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Main portion of plan of Index Shale Oil Co, De Beque, Colo.

    • View of oil shale processing facilities at the Index Shale Oil Company in De Beque (Mesa County) Colorado; shows storage bins, crusher house, and smokestacks.
    • Index Oil Shale Company--1920-1930.; Oil-shale industry--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; De Beque (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Telephone political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts a man who listens to another person on a telephone. The conversation concerns the disadvantages of automatic phone service.
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Machine gun on Water Tower Hill at Ludlow

    • Members of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, sit near an automatic rifle on a tripod near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. A Colorado & Southern Railway (C&S) train makes its way past the town.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine...
    • [1913 or 1914]
    • Telephone political cartoon

    • Close-up view of a political cartoon that depicts fingers pointing at a chain. Text includes: "A chain is no stronger than it weakest link," "Guess work," "2 bills," "Confusion," "Automatic," "Double cost," "2 bells," "2 phones," "Experience,"...
    • Political cartoons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Telephone industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Machine gun at Water Tank Hill Ludlow.

    • Members of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, pose with their guns, which include an automatic rifle on a tripod, on Water Tank Hill near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. The tracks of the Colorado &...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine...
    • [1913 or 1914]
    • Where the spent shale is discharged

    • A man stands near the oil shale processing facility at the Index Shale Oil Company in De Beque (Mesa County) Colorado, Shows a Brown retort, a conveyor belt elevator for tailings, exhaust stacks, and sheds. The Roan Cliffs are in the distance.
    • Index Oil Shale Company--1920-1930.; Oil-shale industry--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; De Beque (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Conveying systems--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Petroleum...
    • 1922
    • N. P. #653 Baldwin #8566

    • Northern Pacific Railroad locomotive number 653, which has a bell, a light, and a cow catcher, stops at a depot with thick, black smoke streaming out of its smokestack. Painted on the side of the engine: "N. P. 653 B" and "Northern Pacific."
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Railroad locomotives--1880-1890.; Railroads--1880-1890.
    • June, 1887
    • Industries - construction - scene at Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, a dog, men working, horses, and a building with letters: "The Call Automatic Switch Co."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Looking west down the Alameda subway

    • View, facing west, of the nearly completed Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass and railroad viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A sign on a nearby building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Co."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Military men on sidewalk in WWI uniforms posing with machine guns

    • Outdoor portrait of men in World War One military uniform by an automatic, tripod mounted rifle with ammunition on a (probably) Denver, Colorado sidewalk; automobiles are parked in the street.
    • World War, 1914-1918--Military uniforms--Colorado--Denver.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Rifles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1918?]
    • Military men in WWI uniforms posing with machine gun on sidewalk - 3 roadsters in background

    • Outdoor portrait of men in World War One military uniforms by an automatic, tripod mounted rifle with ammunition on a (probably) Denver, Colorado sidewalk; automobiles are parked in the street.
    • World War, 1914-1918--Military personnel--Colorado--Denver.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Military uniforms--American--1910-1920.; Rifles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1918?]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda subway

    • Workmen use horse drawn graders to level the ground at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Horse-drawn wagons and carts are nearby. A sign on a building in the distance reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Co."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving...
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene during work on Alameda subway

    • A workman uses a horse-drawn grader at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Other men stand nearby. A sign on a building in the distance reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Company".
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Belcher Mine near Silverton

    • A group of miners stands in front of the Belcher Mine near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. Three more men stand at the top of the mine. A group of pack burros stands on the ridge in the right midground.
    • Belcher Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Construction scene of the Alameda Avenue subway

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows concrete forms, crane tracks, excavation, and men working. Building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Company."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Colo. Midland RR refrigerator car

    • Shows a Colorado Midland Railway refrigerator car made in Colorado City, Colorado on July 16, 1897. "Colorado 1206 Midland Refrigerator line", the company logo and "Hanrahan automatic system of refrigeration" are painted on one side of the car.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1900.; Railroad refrigerator cars--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 16
    • Construction scene at the Alameda Avenue subway

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, men working with a steam shovel, the railroad bridge, a handcar, and building with sign: "The Call Automatic Switch Company."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam...
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Standard Mine close to Lafayette.

    • A man aims an automatic rifle on a tripod near the Standard Mine, part of the UMW strike against RMFC, near Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado. Another man stands in a nearby wooden shelter.
    • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Lafayette (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Standard Mine (Lafayette, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine guns--Colorado--Lafayette--1910-1920.; Miners'...
    • February 14, 1914

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