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    • #129 Fruit Sheds on 2nd Street

    • View of fruit warehouses in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Scaffolding and boards are in front of the building in the foreground. Planks, boards, and debris litter the foreground in front of the outhouses. Other warehouses in the background.
    • Edwards, W. S.
    • [1911?]
    • #319 Paonia Meat Market Eisenkramer's

    • Interior view of the Eisenkramer's Meat Market in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Man holding wrapped package of meat sitting on stool in front of customer counter. Butcher behind counter wearing apron. Items on counter: scale and cash register...
    • Edwards, W. S.
    • 1911?
    • #329 Art Ward's barber shop

    • Three barbers shave their customers in a barber shop in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Each customer lies back in the barber's chair with a sheet draped over his chest. A seventh man wearing coveralls stands by the mirror in the background.
    • Edwards, W. S.
    • [between 1905 and 1915]
    • 12,000 feet

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, tailings, with Sawatch Range in background.
    • Wilder, Charles Townsend.
    • 1953
    • 1295 Tucson, Hoffman Heights Development

    • Black and white print of the exterior of 1295 Tucson in Aurora's Hoffman Heights Development. The land around the house is all dirt, indicating the house is not completed. The house is brick with a single car garage on the left side. Two windows on...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1951
    • 1433 Creede

    • Pedestrians and horse drawn wagons proceed down the bustling street in the town of Creede, Colorado in Mineral County. Architectural features include one and two-story, wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts with flat roofs, gables,...
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    • 1890
    • 1442 Creede by W.H. Jackson.

    • People bundled in coats stand in front of shanties in the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. One of the rectangular, wood-frame buildings has a gable with roofing; the gables of the other buildings are covered with tent material. Stacks...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1885?]
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Three men pose in a field below the at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a muddy, snow covered field and a small brick building. A railroad bridge is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • A view of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct spanning the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. The Highlands neighborhood, Denver, Colorado is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street. It was...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Three men pose in a field below the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a muddy, snow covered field and a small brick building. A railroad bridge is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • A view of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct spanning the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. The Highland neighborhood, Denver, Colorado, is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street. It was...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Horse drawn carriages cross over the South Platte River via the completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians use the paved sidewalk. Cherrry Creek and the city of Denver is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th...
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    • 1899 October 3
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Pedestrians and horse drawn carriages use the beginning of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct along Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado. The completed viaduct features, a iron rod fence, asphalt roads, flagstone sidewalks and rock ashlar retaining...
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    • 1899 October 3
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Shows part of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct at Wazee Street. The completed viaduct features, a iron rod fence, asphalt roads, flagstone sidewalks and rock ashlar retaining walls. Here it crosses Cherry Creek. Local businesses are in the...
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    • 1899 October 3
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A man stands in a ditch with a wagon and workhorse. The Denver City Hall on 14th (Fourteenth) Street, a rock retaining wall and a metal railroad bridge over Cherry Creek are visible in the background.
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    • 1898 December 5th
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen construct the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows Cherry Creek, pulleys, cranes and a small portable coal engine with wheels. The Denver City Hall, the Denver Wire and Ironworks Co., Congregation of Shomro Amunoh,...
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    • 1898 September 3
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen pose near pulleys, cranes and other machinery used in the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. The Congregation of Shomro Amunoh, Revere House and Leadville House are in the background.
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    • August 19 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • View of the construction yard for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct. Shows cranes, pulley, materials, the unfinished bridge, and Colorado and Southern and Denver & Rio Grande railroad bridges over Cherry Creek. Shows railroad box cars in the...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The men use cranes, pulleys, saws and other materials. The sign on the building in the background reads: "? T Walkers Western Foundry". Two men in the...
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Construction crews work on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes, pulleys and other machinery. Two men in suits are on the construction site. The sign on the building in the background reads: "T. Walkers Foundry".
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes, pulley, wheelbarrows, work horses and other machinery. Two men use survey equipment, three other men wearing suits and hats observe the...
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    • 1898 September 20th
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system attached to a long wooden pole embedded into a dry part of Cherry Creek, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and the rock wall. Bridges for the Denver & Rio Grande and Atchison,...
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    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system, attached to a long wooden pole embedded into the Cherry Creek river bed, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and spectators stand on the rock retainer wall. Bridges for the Denver...
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    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators stand on the side of the 14th Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado, under construction. Shows Denver City Hall, located on 14th Street, and A.T.& S.F. and Denver & Rio Grande railway bridges over Cheery Creek in the background. Cranes and...
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    • 1899 February 18
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows four men on or near a traveling crane on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. Traveling cranes were used to move large equipment and material and is mounted on crawlers, rubber tires or rails. This particular crane is mounted on rails. Two...
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    • 1899 February 8
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Five men (probably a survey crew) stand where bridges cross on the 14th Street viaduct. Shows the iron rod fence that spans most of the viaduct, a sidewalk and the unfinished road. A stack of lumber is nearby. The Denver City Hall is in the...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A view of bridge construction at the corner of 14th (Fourteenth) and Platte. A man stands amongst steel beams. Bicycles lean against a small shed. A residential street is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the partially completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows work crew, crane, and temporary rail tracks. Railroad bridges and the South Platte River are visible in the background. Men in suits...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows the beginning trestle work on the bridge over the South Platte River and buildings in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. A traveling crane moves support beams into position. Workers sit on the bridge or watch from the dry river bed below. Railroad cars are in the background. The viaduct began at 14th...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • 1522 on freight - Wolcott, Colo

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1522 pulls freight cars past Wolcott, Eagle County, Colorado. A steam shovel loads gondola cars; houses and businesses are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • 15th & Mapleton Mrs. Norton

    • Posing on the boardwalk in her yard in Boulder, Colorado, this woman wears a white bonnet and shawl. A spinning wheel is in the foreground; fenced gardens, trees, and frame residences are in the background, including one with bargeboard.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • 16th St. from Arapahoe, Denver

    • 16th (Sixteenth) Street from Arapahoe Street, Denver, Colorado; shows street railway car number 42 (forty-two) on track, the Tabor Opera House, Joslins Dry Goods, and the Capitol building in distant background. Also shows many people on sidewalk...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • 16th Street decorated for Christmas

    • A view of 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado, decorated for Christmas. Garlands and a large bell hang over the streets from buildings. The Daniels and Fisher Tower (D&F Tower) is in the background. Shows automobiles, trolley cars and...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1927 November 30
    • 16th Street illumination

    • Night time view of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, Denver, Colorado; illuminated signs include A.T. Lewis and Son Dry Goods (800 to 818 16th and corner of Stout), Joslin Dry Goods Company (16th and southwest corner of Curtis), the May Shoe and Clothing...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1913?]
    • 1711 Pennsylvania St., Denver

    • View of an apartment building at 1711 Pennsylvania Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The building has a flat roof, and a sleek facade sided with mottled tile and vertical strips of light colored tile. An exterior...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1992 April
    • 17th Ave Parkway Plantings

    • Photograph of the 17th Avenue Parkway with houses in background.
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • undated
    • 17th St. from Tremont, Denver

    • View of 17th (Seventeenth) street from Tremont Place, Denver, Colorado; shows small wrought iron arch spanning street and bicycles & horse-drawn carriages parked at curb; businesses include Mexican & Indian Curio store, C.L. McFadden (taxidermist),...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1907 or 1908]
    • 17th St. on top of Brown Palace

    • Women pose on the roof of the Brown Palace Hotel, in Denver, Colorado. They wear outfits that include leopard skin, fur, feathers, fancy hats, a plaid cape, gloves, taffeta, and high heels. 17th (Seventeenth) Street and downtown commercial...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • 1878 Lawrence Street, Central City, Colorado

    • right background.; Stereographic view of the offices of the Kansas Pacific Railway Co.'s Express on the second level of a brick building on Lawrence Street in Central City, Colorado. On the first level of the building are the offices of the...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • 1890 depot, section house

    • View east towards the Colorado and Southern station number 1147, Climax, Fremont Pass, Lake County, Colorado; shows people next to a side gable depot section house, railroad tracks, snow fence and stacks of railroad ties; Bartlett Mountain and...
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    • 1890
    • 1890, section house

    • View down Colorado and Southern railroad tracks towards the station section house, Climax, Lake County, Colorado; includes wood frame side gable structure and telephone poles; Continental Divide peaks in background.
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    • 1890
    • 1929 Prison riot at Canon City

    • Guards carrying rifles and wearing ammunition belts stand outside the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, during the 1929 riot. A man in the foreground holds a camera. Others stand around a camera on a tripod, by the one-story stone shop....
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1929
    • 1951

    • View of a branch of Clear Creek, in Georgetown, Colorado. The creek is reinforced with logs and stones along its banks. A small wood construction gable-roof building is next to the creek; a bridge with a wood railing crosses the creek; another...
    • Moss, Elmer.
    • 1951
    • 1955 (schoolhouse) Alice

    • A wood frame schoolhouse on a hill in Alice, Colorado, was built in 1915 and operated until 1939. A small boy stands in front of the school and an automobile is parked on the side of the building. The schoolhouse has a hipped roof with a triangular...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1955
    • 1st Bergen school at Bergen Park

    • The first schoolhouse in Bergen Park, Colorado, (Jefferson County) is a square box of hewn logs with a rectangular door, a gable, and shingles. Rotting steps lead from the weed-covered ground to the entrance of the building. Debris litters the area...
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    • [1970?]
    • 1st Congregational Church of Boulder, Colo., 1870

    • Horses and buggies are in a line in front of the 1st (First) Congregational Church in Boulder, Colorado, and a ditch runs from the hill in the background to the foreground. The brick building has a gable roof and a square tower with battlements....
    • Sturtevant, J. Bevier (Joseph Bevier), 1851-1910.
    • 1870
    • 1st Nat. Bank, 20 yrs. ago, A. H. Hunt, cash, at window

    • Interior view of the First National Bank, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, features coffered wood ceilings and an ornate, three-windowed tellers box and brass footrails under writing shelves. A. H. Hunt, the cashier is behind beaded...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]

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