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    • Harvesting sugar beets

    • Farm workers, horse-drawn wagons, and mule-drawn equipment harvest beets somewhere in Colorado, probably Front Range or Eastern Colorado; shows large sugar beet field, several mule-drawn & horse-drawn wagons loaded or ready to be loaded with sugar...
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Agriculture--Colorado--1900-1920.; Beets--Colorado--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--1900-1920.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Sugar beet industry

    • Sugar beet industry, Brighton(?), Northern Colorado; several men stand around two trucks unloading beets onto a machine that sorts, bags, and piles beets at a processing factory; shows a large conical pile of beets and full bags of beets at the...
    • Beets--Colorado--1900-1930.; Conveying systems--Colorado--1900-1930.; Machinery--Colorado--1900-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1900-1930.; Trucks--Colorado--1900-1930.
    • [between 1901 and 1927]
    • Farmers unloading beets, sugar factory, Loveland, Colo.

    • Farmers unload beets from their horse-drawn wagons at the sugar factory, Loveland, Colorado. The sugar beets are piled high in a L-shape mound.
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Factories--Colorado--Loveland--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Loveland--1900-1910.; Great Western Sugar Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • Colorado sugar beets

    • A young man sits in the bed of a truck loaded with sugar beets parked in sugar beet field in Northern Colorado. Shows a line of large beets displayed along the chained sideboard of the truck bed.
    • Beets--Colorado--1910-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1910-1930.; Trucks--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1927]
    • Beet culture requires much hard labor

    • A man and teenage boys watch boys in sun hats work among rows of beets in (probably) Colorado. Some smoke cigarettes or cigars.
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--1900-1910.; Child laborers--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1900-1910.
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    • Sloan beet dump

    • View of freight cars at the sugar beet loading facilities at the Great Western Sugar Company near Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. A woman stands next to a wood frame building while workers dump sugar beets into C.B.& Q. (Chicago, Burlington and...
    • Great Western Sugar Company--Buildings--1910-1930.; Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1925?]
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill beets diliviered [sic]

    • Interior view of the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado; shows men working and piles of beets.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beets--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • [between 1906 and 1910?]
    • Getting ready to harvest sugar beets

    • Men and boys harvest sugar beets in a field in Colorado. They wear overalls and wide-brimmed hats.
    • Sugar beet--Colorado--1890-1910.; Beets--Colorado--1890-1910.; Boys--Colorado--1890-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Hauling beets on the Louis Frantz farm

    • An unidentified man poses beside a large horse drawn, freight wagon loaded with sugar beets at the Louis Franz farm (Franz Farm) in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. The man wears a hat and vest, the wagon is drawn by a four horse team, and...
    • Franz Farm (Fort Collins, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons.; Beets.; Franz Farm (Fort Collins, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Wagons--Colorado--Fort Collins--Pictorial works.; Sugar...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Sugar beets at the factory, Delta, Colorado

    • View of the Holly Sugar processing facility in Delta (Delta County) Colorado; shows sugar beets and railroad cars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Holly Sugar Corporation--Facilities--1920-1930.; Delta (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.
    • 1925 September
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill beets delivery

    • View of horse drawn wagons delivering beets to the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • [between 1906 and 1910?]
    • Harvesting beets in Colorado

    • Men and boys pose and hold sugar beets by horse drawn wagons in Colorado; some have pitchforks.
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1880-1900.; Beets--Colorado--1880-1900.; Boys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Child laborers--Colorado--1880-1900.; Harvesting--Colorado--1880-1900.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1880-1900.
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    • Trucking sugar beets

    • A Long line of farm trucks loaded with sugar beets are parked along a dirt road near Brighton(?), in Northern Colorado; one man with a feather in his hat stands on his truck's running board, another man with a pipe leans against wheel fender of his...
    • Beets--Colorado--1910-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1910-1930.; Trucks--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1927]
    • Transporting sugar beets for processing

    • Men shovel sugar beets onto trucks in a field in (probably) Colorado.
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Beets--Colorado--1900-1920.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1900-1920.
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    • Sugar beets in Montrose

    • A boy poses in a field with sugar beets, in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Houses are in the distance.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1910.; Child laborers--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1910.;...
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    • Pulling sugar beets near Greeley, Colo

    • Boys, girls, and men hold freshly pulled sugar beets near Greeley, Weld County, Colorado. The workers wear bib overalls, gloves, and straw, duster, or felt hats.
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.; Child laborers--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.; Harvesting--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.; Sugar...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Switching beets, Brush, Colo.

    • Men stand near a Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy train in Brush (Morgan County), Colorado, with a shipment of sugar beets. The locomotive is inscribed with number "1232". A smoke stack is in the distance.
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Brush (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Brush--1900-1910.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Brush--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Brush--1900-1910.; Sugar...
    • 1909 Nov. 25
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill beets delivery

    • View of horse drawn wagons delivering beets to the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • [between 1906 and 1910?]
    • Holly Sugar Co - dumping beets at factory Delta, Colo

    • Men watch beets pour from a D.& R.G. railroad freight car at the Holly Sugar processing facility in Delta (Delta County) Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Holly Sugar Corporation--Facilities--1910-1920.; Delta (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.; Sugar...
    • 1920 October 27
    • Julesburg, Colorado

    • Men stand with a large box camera and tripod beside Union Pacific Railroad tracks in Julesburg (Sedgwick County), Colorado. Horse-drawn wagons are lined up in the dirt street, filled with sugar beets. Men stand near wagons. Shows a dog, the First...
    • Julesburg (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Beets--Colorado--Julesburg--1900-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Julesburg--1900-1920.; Photographers--Colorado--Julesburg--1900-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Julesburg--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Workers in a sugar beet field

    • Farm workers are in a sugar beet field in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Shows rows of sugar beet plants and piles of harvested beets. A woman wears a dress; men and a boy wear overalls or work pants and hats. A truck is at the edge of the...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Beet sugar factory at Delta, Colorado

    • View of a three-story brick factory with windows, a mansard roof and a smokestack in Delta (Delta County), Colorado. Cars parked beside a fence near the sugar factory include folding soft-topped cars. A man stands near the fence, and a man is on...
    • Delta (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Delta--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Workers in a sugar beet field

    • Men wear overalls and hats and stand beside large sugar beets in Brighton (Adams County), Colorado. Workers are beside rows of harvested sugar beet plants on the ground.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brighton--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Swink Sugar Factory beet flumes

    • Four men stand on piles of sugar beets next to the flumes at the heavy-tresseled dump of the Swink Sugar Factory, Swink, Otero County, Colorado.
    • Beets--Colorado--Swink--1910-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1910-1920.; Swink (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Flumes--Colorado--Swink--1910-1920.; Food industry--Colorado--Swink--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • The Loveland 0-4-0, "dinky"

    • View of a switcher locomotive at the Great Western Sugar Company plant in Loveland (Larimer County), Colorado. A freight car labeled "GW" number "433" with a wooden railing hauls sugar beets.
    • Great Western Sugar Company--Equipment & supplies--1970-1980.; Loveland (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Beets--Colorado--Loveland--1970-1980.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Loveland--1970-1980.; Railroads--Colorado--Loveland--1970-1980.; Sugar...
    • [between 1970 and 1980?]
    • Rifle, Colo.

    • Men pose with a horse drawn wagon filled with sugar beets in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado; posters on a shed read: "Pearline Cleanser," "Mesa County Fair," "Roy E. Fox's Lone Star Minstrels," "Old Dutch Cleanser," "Tar Tobacco," "K C Baking...
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Advertising--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Swink, Colo.

    • Farmers bring their wagons full of sugar beets to the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad station, Swink, Otero County, Colorado.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • [1906?]
    • Sugar beet harvest

    • Using pitchforks, men unload sugar beets from horsedrawn and motorized wagons, probably in Colorado. Tilled fields, farm houses, and more workers are in the background.
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--1920-1930.; Harvesting--Colorado--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1920-1930.
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    • National Sugar Mfg. Co., Sugar City, Co.

    • View of the multi-story buildings of the National Beet Sugar Manufacturing Company factory, Sugar City, Crowely County, Colorado, includes large dumps of sugar beets.
    • National Beet Sugar Manufacturing Company (Sugar City, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Sugar City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Beets--Colorado--Sugar City--1910-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Sugar City--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • Fowler, Colo.

    • Men pose near a freight train with sugar beets piled in Arkansas Valley Railroad Company and Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company cars in Fowler (Otero County), Colorado. Men wear suits and stand near a man on a horse. A frame building and...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1900-1910.; Fowler (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Fowler--1900-1910.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Fowler--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Fowler--1900-1910.
    • [1900 Dec. 7?]
    • National Sugar Mfg. Company grounds

    • View of the multi-story buildings of the National Beet Sugar Manufacturing Company factory Sugar City, Crowely County, Colorado, includes large dumps of sugar beets and the grounds with two story residences, grass and planted trees.
    • National Beet Sugar Manufacturing Company (Sugar City, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Sugar City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Beets--Colorado--Sugar City--1910-1920.; Dwellings--Colorado--Sugar City--1910-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Sugar City--1910-1920.
    • 1911
    • Sugar beet dump

    • An enormous pile (50,000 tons) of sugar beets is near the Great Western Sugar Co. plant in Ft. Morgan, Colorado. A portable piler works in a clearing between piles.
    • Fort Morgan (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Beets--Colorado--Fort Morgan--1930-1940.
    • 1931
    • Swink / Holly sugar mill construction dumping cars beet shed

    • View of a dumping station at the Holly Sugar Company's mill near Swink (Otero County), Colorado. Holly & Swink Railway cars loaded with sugar beets prepare to dump their loads onto the ground.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Peckham, Colo

    • View of Peckham (Weld County), Colorado; shows horse drawn wagons, a wagon frame, trucks, men, piles of beets, houses, and a processing mill.
    • Peckham (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Beets--Colorado--Peckham--1920-1930.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Peckham--1920-1930.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Peckham--1920-1930.
    • 1926 November 8
    • Rifle, Colo.

    • Men pose with a horse drawn wagon filled with sugar beets in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado; posters on a shed read: "Pearline Cleanser," "Mesa County Fair," "Roy E. Fox's Lone Star Minstrels," "Old Dutch Cleanser," "Tar Tobacco," "K C Baking...
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Advertising--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Brush sugar factory

    • The brick, three and four story buildings of the Brush sugar factory in Brush, Morgan County, Colorado, have a water tower and a smokestack among them. Sugar beets are piled in front.
    • Brush (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Beets--Colorado--Brush--1910-1920.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Brush--1910-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Brush--1910-1920.
    • 1910?
    • D&RGW

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad standard gauge gondola car #70298 is loaded with sugar beets in Monte Vista (Rio Grande County), Colorado. A man stands on the sugar beet loader, beside a conveyor.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Monte Vista (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Beets--Colorado--Monte Vista--1940-1950.; Conveying systems--Colorado--Monte Vista--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Monte Vista--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 October
    • Sugar mill

    • View of machinery used to process sugar beets at the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--Equipment & supplies--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • 1906 July 17

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