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    • Lamb Memorial Hospital

    • A group of men and women pose in front of a backhoe for the ground breaking ceremony of an addition to Lamb Memorial Hospital at 1560 Humboldt Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Some men wear suits and ties, others...
    • Lamb Memorial Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Backhoes--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953 November
    • Senator Elmer Merritt

    • State senator and real estate developer Elmer Merritt holds a shovel full of dirt at a ground breaking ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Sign in background reads: "Park Hill, This Property Will Be Sold On Easy Terms With Building Restrictions, Modern...
    • Real estate developers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Legislators--Colorado--1890-1900.; Merritt, Elmer W.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Senator Elmer Merritt

    • Senator and real estate developer Elmer W. Merritt holds a shovel full of dirt at a ground breaking ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Sign in background reads: "Park Hill, This Property Will Be Sold On Easy Terms With Building Restrictions, Modern...
    • Real estate developers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Legislators--Colorado--1890-1900.; Merritt, Elmer W.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Senator Elmer Merritt

    • Senator and real estate developer Elmer W. Merritt holds a shovel full of dirt at a ground breaking ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Sign in background reads: "Park Hill, This Property Will Be Sold On Easy Terms With Building Restrictions, Modern...
    • Real estate developers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Legislators--Colorado--1890-1900.; Merritt, Elmer W.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • George Washington Carver day care center ground breaking

    • Lillian Bondurant uses a shovel at the ground breaking ceremony of the George Washington Carver Day Nursery at 2260 Humboldt Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Reverend M. C. Williams, Dorothy Reeves, and a group of...
    • City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Bondurant, Lillian.; George...
    • [1965]
    • Ground breaking

    • A group of men and women stand around a backhoe during the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of an addition to Lamb Memorial Hospital at 1560 Humboldt Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Some of the men...
    • Lamb Memorial Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Backhoes--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953 November
    • Ground breaking

    • A group of men in suits pose in front of a backhoe at a ground breaking ceremony for an addition to Lamb Memorial Hospital at 1560 Humboldt Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The men wear suits and ties. A man sits...
    • Lamb Memorial Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Backhoes--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953 November
    • Edgewater, Colorado, ground breaking ceremony for new Fire Hall

    • Fire Chief Robert Gard (or Gord), Mayor Ed Rozmarck, and Charter Member Tony Noll, who joined the Fire Department in 1915, pose with a shovel full of dirt at the ground breaking ceremonies for the new Fire Hall in Edgewater, Jefferson County,...
    • Edgewater (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Fire stations--Colorado--Edgewater--1970-1980.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Edgewater--1970-1980.
    • 1970
    • Edgewater, Colorado, King Soopers ground breaking, December 1977

    • City Clerk Charles Kucci, Mayor Bonnie Allison, King Soopers Vice-President Jim Baldwin, and Police Chief Robert Sordonier shake hands and hold the handle of a tool at the ground breaking of the new King Soopers supermarket in Edgewater, Jefferson...
    • King Soopers, Inc.--1970-1980.; Edgewater (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Edgewater--1970-1980.; Allison, Bonnie.; Baldwin, Jim.; Kucci, Charles.; Sordonier, Robert.
    • December 1977
    • Smiley Junior High School ground breaking ceremony

    • A group of School Board and community members at the ground breaking ceremony for Smiley Junior High School. There are three men holding shovels, and a woman and a man holding building plans.
    • Smiley Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; Ground breaking ceremonies.; School board members.
    • undated
    • Breaking ground for the new library

    • Group portrait of men, women, and girls in Denver, Colorado, at the ground breaking ceremony for the Denver Public Library, including (l to r): Jean Dudley, F. M. Richie, Mr. Frederick Ross (architect), Mr. C. R. Dudley, Helen F. Ingersoll, B. H....
    • Dudley, Charles Rowland, 1853-1921.; Dudley, Jean.; Dudley, Marion.; Ingersoll, Helen Frances, 1878-; Lichter, B. H.; Richie, F. M.; Ross, Frederick.; Denver Public Library--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.;...
    • 1906, August 7
    • 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
    • Mayor Stapleton breaking ground for new City Hall

    • Mayor Benjamin Stapleton shovels dirt at the ground breaking ceremony for the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A group of men who wear overcoats and wide-brimmed hats stand nearby. The...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [1929 March 26]
    • Mayor Stapleton breaking ground for new City Hall

    • Mayor Benjamin Stapleton holds a shovel at the ground breaking ceremony for the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A group of men stand nearby and look on. The Denver Public Library and...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [1929 March 26]
    • Ceremonies of breaking ground for the new City Hall

    • Men and women stand near a steam shovel at the ground breaking ceremony for the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors in Civic Center...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 March 26
    • Ground breaking for the Mayo-Schlessman Building

    • Ralph B. Mayo and Gerald L. Schlessman participate in a ground breaking ceremony for the Mayo-Schlessman Building on Sherman Street between 17th and 18th Streets in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Ralph Mayo holds a shovel...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Mayo, Ralph B.; Schlessman, Gerald L.
    • [1953?]
    • 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?]
    • Smiley Junior High School ground breaking ceremony

    • A photograph at the ground breaking ceremony for Smiley Junior High School. There is a large group of people seated on a mound of dirt watching a ditch being dug at the construction site.
    • Smiley Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; Ground breaking ceremonies.
    • undated
    • Breaking Camp

    • View of a group of over fifty Tenth Mountain Division soldiers breaking camp somewhere in Italy.
    • Military camps--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • 1945
    • Denver Urban Renewal, Whittier project

    • African Americans Omar Blair, representing the Denver Urban Renewal Authority and the Rev. Cecil W. Howard, of the Shorter Community AME Church, along with Denver Mayor William H. McNichols hold shovels at the ground breaking for the Denver Urban...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Clergy--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Housing--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.;...
    • 1969 April 13
    • Breaking camp

    • A survey team breaks camp near Fourmile Creek in Fremont County, Colorado. Burros are loaded with equipment, bedrolls, and a table. A team of railroad surveyors stand interspersed with the burros. One man holds a stadia rod in his hand. A canvas...
    • Fourmile Creek (Fremont County and Custer County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Camping--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Packtrains--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1881 and 1884?]
    • 1st Inf. breaking camp at P.R. S.D. Agency, S.D.

    • First Infantry of the United States Army breaks camp at the Native American Lakota Sioux Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The men load sacks filled with gear into wagon pulled by a team of horses; wooden crates on the snow covered ground read:...
    • United States. Army. Infantry.--People--1890-1900.; United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--Government relations--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Government...
    • 1891 February 26
    • Ground-breaking for new City Hall

    • Men who include Mayor Benjamin Stapleton pose outdoors at the ground breaking ceremony for the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Other men stand nearby and look on. The Denver Public...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 March 26
    • Ground-breaking ceremonies at site of new City Hall

    • A group of men and women stand and sit on horseback to view the ground breaking ceremony for the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A steam shovel is at the site. The Denver Public...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 March 26
    • Ground Breaking for Lakewood Heritage Center expansion

    • Photograph of Councilman Steve Burkholder, Mayor Linda Morton, and Councilwoman Carol Kesselman breaking ground for the expansion of the Lakewood Heritage Center located in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Lakewood Heritage Center (Lakewood, Colo.); Lakewood (Colo.)
    • Undated
    • Ground-breaking ceremonies for new City Hall

    • Men who include Mayor Benjamin Stapleton pose outdoors at the ground breaking ceremony of the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man in a police uniform is in the group of men. The...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 March 26
    • Ceremonies at site of new City Hall

    • View of men who attend the ground breaking ceremony of the City and County Building on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The men wear overcoats and wide-brimmed hats. The Denver Public Library and Colorado State...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 March 26
    • Frederick R. Ross Branch groundbreaking

    • View of ground breaking at the Ross-Broadway Branch of the Denver Public Library in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; participants are identified as (L to R) William F. Kreutter, Mrs. John McPhee, Davis W. Moore, Malcolm G. Wyer, Henry A....
    • Ross, Frederick R.--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Ross-Broadway Branch.--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Speer (Denver Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1950 September 28
    • Valdez Perry Branch library ground breaking

    • Photograph of the official ground breaking for the Valdez-Perry Branch library located in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Six unidentified individuals use four shovels to commemorate the construction of the library.
    • Denver Public Library. Valdez Perry Branch.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1995 September 23
    • Hoffman Heights Development, Ground Breaking

    • Black and white print of five individuals at Hoffman Heights Development ground breaking in December 1950. Woman at left holding a small bottle in each hand. Man in chef's hat passing a bottle to another gentleman. Woman in a clown suit standing...
    • Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • Dec-50
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • View of Troop D, National Guard, as they organize to march to Cripple Creek to assist in breaking the strike there, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A group of boys and a few men look on as the Guard assembles mounted on horses.
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Strikes--Colorado--Meeker--1900-1910.; United States. National Guard Bureau.
    • March 1904
    • Early Denver School

    • Reproduction of an exterior photograph of one of the original schools in Denver, Colorado. The picture was taken from across the street and the three stories of the building as well as the white picket fenced yard can be seen. Students are...
    • Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1868 May 18
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Interurban No. 25

    • Photograph of the undercarriage, breaking mechanism, and axles on the Denver and Intermountain Railway Interurban Car No. 25 car Interurban No. 25 operated over the interurban rail network which provided passenger service during the first half of...
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Company.; Denver & Interurban Railroad--1990-2000.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Golden--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1997 August 2
    • "Abie's Irish Rose" at the Broadway Theatre

    • Panoramic view of the cast of "Abie's Irish Rose," a comedy presented at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women pose at the theater's front entrance; two little girls stand at center. A sign above the door reads:...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1925, July 22
    • Trinidad 1913, coal strike

    • Men, probably in Colorado National Guard uniforms with flat brimmed hats and knickers, stand and pose on a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive derailed in deep snow in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado.
    • Colorado. National Guard.--1910-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Militias--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.
    • 1913
    • Denver, 16th Street, great storm

    • View of a Denver City Tramway snowplow breaking through the remains of a snowstorm on Sixteenth (16th) Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows the Kittredge Building.
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow...
    • 1913 December
    • Austin flood

    • Water flows through the streets of Austin, Colorado, in Delta County, after a reservoir broke through its walls. Boards, debris, rocks, and mounds of dirt litter the main street. Citizens stand along the street in front of the commercial...
    • Austin (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Austin--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Groundbreaking, Denver City and County Building

    • Mayor Benjamin Stapleton, surrounded by onlookers, digs a shovelful of dirt at the ground breaking ceremony for the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--Rites & ceremonies--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking...
    • 1929 March 26
    • Groundbreaking, Denver City and County Building

    • Mayor Benjamin Stapleton, surrounded by a large group of onlookers, dumps a shovelful of dirt during the ground breaking ceremony for the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--Rites & ceremonies--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ground breaking...
    • 1929 March 26
    • Butterfly Mill

    • View of the Butterfly Mill after the flood of Trout Lake near Ophir, (San Miguel County), Colorado.
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--San Miguel County--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--San Miguel County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • North from Gaviota

    • The sunset reflects on the breaking waves of the Pacific Ocean near Gaviota (Santa Barbara County), California. Shows a rocky shore and cliffs.
    • Gaviota (Calif.)--1870-1900.; Pacific Ocean--1870-1900.; Cliffs--California--Gaviota--1870-1900.; Seas--California--Gaviota--1870-1900.; Sunrises & sunsets--California--Gaviota--1870-1900.; Waterfronts--California--Gaviota--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Valdez Perry Branch library Janice Queen with grand-daughter

    • Janice Queen, holders her granddaughter during the ground breaking ceremony for the Valdez-Perry Branch library located in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Janice is grand-daughter to John Perry. Perry owned a grocery store...
    • Denver Public Library. Valdez Perry Branch.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1995 September 23
    • A Brief History of Auraria

    • Booklet produced for the twentieth anniversary of the Auraria Campus. Booklet discusses the evolution and history of the Auraria neighborhood as well as the Auraria Campus.
    • Education, Higher--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1997

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