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    • Miner's still

    • A miner smokes a pipe as he sits next to rigged liquor still, possibly in Colorado. Hoses come from a wooden barrel set on stack of beams and wooden crates. The hoses lead to buckets in a freshly dug trench, the shovel is beside the man. Bottles,...
    • Miners--Colorado--1910-1920.; Stills (Distilleries)--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920]
    • Alpine Hose Company No. 2 Firehouse, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of the Alpine Hose Company No. 2 firehouse, Georgetown, Colorado, looking southeast. The building, built in 1874, is of wood construction with a sloping roof, and has a false cornice on the front. "Alpine Hose No. 2" is painted on the front....
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bell towers--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Fire stations--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Placer mining, Farncomb Hill

    • Water pours from hoses on a hillside at a placer mine on Farncomb Hill (Summit County), Colorado. Surface structures and a sluice are nearby.
    • Farncomb Hill (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.; Summit County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • In this view toward the southwest in Leadville, Colorado, the burning Lake County Courthouse and Court Exchange Bar on the west side of Harrison Avenue can be seen. Fireman with hoses spray the smoking buildings. The two story brick Courthouse with...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Variety store

    • Interior view of a variety store in Denver, Colorado; shows men, women, glass display cases, garden hoses, a box of rubber bands, and perfume atomizers.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Variety stores--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Blackhawk

    • Interior view of the Fifty Gold Mines Corporation assay laboratory, in Blackhawk, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a man with water hoses and a brick retort furnace; tongs and crucibles are on a table. The bucket is for collecting mercury used in the...
    • Fifty Gold Mines Corporation--1900-1910.; Assaying--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Furnaces--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Gold--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.
    • [between 1906 and 1910?]
    • Colorado penitentiary break 1947 escapees John Klinger escaped convict died

    • A man performs an autopsy on John Klinger after his escape attempt from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. He uses a hemostat and pliers to peel back the scalp and ear, revealing bloody brain matter. In the background a tank and hoses...
    • Autopsy--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dead persons--Colorado--Canon City-- 1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1948
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • View southwest towards the burning Lake County Courthouse and Court Exchange Bar on the west side of Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado. Firemen with hoses spray smoking buildings. The two-story brick Courthouse has a low hip roof and central...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Fire in pool hall at 18th Street

    • A crowd watches as a pool hall fire is extinguished, Denver, Colorado. Fire hoses lie across the street and sidewalk. Automobiles are parked next to the curb and fire engines are parked in the streets.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hoses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Arapahoe St. between 15th & 16th

    • Firemen and spectators stand on Arapahoe Street after a fire at the Post Office building in Denver, Colorado. Fire trucks and hoses are also in the street. Signs on nearby buildings read: "Established 1889 Hoeckels Office Supplies Lithographing...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Parade in Victor

    • Rear view of parade on Victor Avenue, Victor, Colorado; three fire trucks with hoses and fire equipment pass by sidewalks lined with people, Victor Fire Dept. No. 2 emblem is on third truck; "Welcome to Victor" banner and commercial brick buildings...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Victor--1980-1990.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Victor--1980-1990.
    • [between 1980 and 1989]
    • Golden, school interior

    • Interior of a classroom, South School, (Golden High School) Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows chemisty students experimenting at long tables with test tubes, beakers, rubber hoses and burners; shelves along back wall are full of bottles of...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.
    • [1897?]
    • Idaho Springs, Miner Street

    • The view along Miner Street in Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows a large group of men watching firefighters extinguish a blaze. Smoke wafts across the street as the water plume from the hose nozzle shoots toward the second story of a building. A,...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Fires--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1920.
    • [between 1903 and 1918]
    • Deaf & Blind School fire

    • Firemen aim jets of water at the smoldering shell of the Colorado Institute for the Deaf and Blind, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. View includes remains of the three-story stone building with gables, firetruck, fire hoses, debris,...
    • Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.; Fires--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1950 March 22
    • Sunken Gardens

    • Two men, one probably the gardener, stand in the center of an ornate planting bed at the Sunken Gardens in Denver, Colorado. The flowers are arranged in a detailed geometric pattern. Hoses stretch across a grassy area and sprinklers are on. The...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sunken Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Gardening--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • McPhee & McGinnity Paint Factory Building, historic photograph men with horses

    • Historic black and white photo of men with hoses (putting out fire?) in foreground, McPhee & McGinnity Paint Factory building in background.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Business enterprises--Colorado --History--19th century.
    • 2003 March
    • Walter Dunning residence

    • Firemen work with hoses at the Walter Dunning house at 12th (Twelfth) Avenue and Pennsylvania Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The rusticated stone house has a tower, battlements, covered porch, and balcony. An...
    • Dunning, Walter--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1965 September
    • Hydraulic mining, Virginia City, Montana

    • View of a hydraulic mining operation with men with hoses and monitor nozzles, Virginia City, Montana. Shows one story frame buildings and a rock and wood strewn gully.
    • Virginia City (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Hydraulic Mining--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.
    • between 1872 and 1878
    • Longmont's new fire wagon in front of the new Fire House

    • Mayor C. A. Bradley poses between William Boze, driver, and Bill Neeley, on the new fire wagon, Longmont, Colorado. Two large draft horses pull the wagon equipped with ladders, hoses and fire extigishers.
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Longmont--1900-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Longmont--1900-1910.; Boze, William.; Bradley, C. A.; Neeley, Bill.
    • [1908?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 2 no 1

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1925 April 15
    • The Mine & Smelter Supply Co. fire

    • View of The Mine & Smelter Supply Co. at 17th (Seventeenth) and Blake Streets, in Denver, Colorado; shows a fire truck, ladders, hoses, broken windows, and a crowd. Signs read: "The Mine & Smelter Supply Co." and "Hotel Carlyle."
    • Mine & Smelter Supply Company (Denver, Colo.)--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Paonia Fire Department

    • A fire truck of the Paonia (Delta County), Colorado Fire Department is parked along Fourteenth Avenue in front of Civic Center Park in Denver. Painted on the truck: "Paonia," and "P. F. D. No. 1." The doric columns of the Greek Theater and...
    • Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Colonnades--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Paonia--1920-1930.
    • August 12, 1925
    • Covered walk Casino to Hotel Broadmoor

    • View of a covered frame walkway between the Broadmoor Casino and Hotel, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado; features windows and benches. The gravel drive has a fire hydrant and garden hoses.
    • Broadmoor Hotel and Casino (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1900.; Broadmoor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Casinos--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Covered walks--Colorado--Colorado...
    • [between 1895 and 1897?]
    • Drill sharpening at Camp Bird

    • Miners work with a sledge hammer and anvil in a shop at Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County) Colorado; interior walls are hung with hoses and tools.
    • Camp Bird (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Metalworking--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Camp...
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • At fire of 10/23/66

    • Firetrucks, firemen, and hoses are in the street around a smoking commercial building during a fire in Brighton, Colorado. Jets of water are aimed at windows on the second floor, and a crane reaches to the roof; two men are at its upper end. A...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.
    • 1966
    • L.C. Phipps residence, Denver, Colorado, garage interior

    • Interior view of the garage of the Lawrence Cowle Phipps home in the Belcaro Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A telephone sits on a shelf near fuse boxes, a thermostat, and light switches. Shows hoses, pipes, and a weight system for the garage...
    • Phipps, Lawrence Cowle, 1862-1958--Homes & haunts.; Belcaro (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Garages--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Telephones--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933 October
    • Circular saw at finishing mill of Colorado-Yule Marble Co Marble, Colo

    • Men work in Marble, Gunnison County, Colorado, at the Colorado - Yule Marble Company finishing mill. Two squat on the sawtable by a block of stone, another operates levers. Interior wooden beams cross overhead by the circular diamond sawblade;...
    • Quarries and quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • 1913
    • Bill Moreno irrigates his crops

    • Hispanic American Bill Moreno irrigates his field in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He stands beside an irrigation ditch and uses rubber hoses to siphon water out of the ditch. He wears a cowboy hat, a plaid shirt and holds a shovel. Trees...
    • Hispanic Americans--1970-1980.; Mexican Americans--1970-1980.; San Luis (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Irrigation.; Agriculture.; Farmers.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Moreno, Bill--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican...
    • [1970?]
    • Fire engine

    • A fire engine made by the Julius Pearse Fire Department Supply Company parked in front of the amphitheater at the Civic Center in Denver was probably owned by the fire department in Garland, Colorado. Hoses, ladders, a bell, lanterns, and other...
    • Garland City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Garland--1920-1930.
    • 1926 April 13
    • Amoco building fire

    • A firefighter uses a ladder to rescue a construction worker at the partially constructed Amoco Building at 17th (Seventeenth) Avenue and Broadway in downtown Denver, Colorado. Other firemen pull hoses up to the third floor. Fire trucks and pick-up...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • [1979 January 11]
    • Metropolitan Steamer, purchased Nov. 1898

    • Side view of an antique steam fire wagon, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows a fireman with a helmet in driver's seat, pinstriped wheels, coupling hoses on racks, brass tank, pumps and nozzles.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950- 1960.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • August 1952
    • Breckenridge, Colo. Hook & Ladder Co. Fire Dept.

    • Men pose on ladders or on the street in front of the two story frame Fireman's Hall building with a central cupola and a flagpole in Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Men wear fire hats and uniforms, pose and hold buckets or axes. A man holds...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Fire stations--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1888]
    • Englewood Fire Station

    • A sign in front of the brick fire house in Englewood, Colorado, reads, "Englewood Fire Station No. 4." A fire engine is parked in the driveway in front of one of the garage doors; it includes a mechanized ladder labeled "T. E. L. E. Squirt," hoses,...
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1979?]
    • Gates fire

    • Firemen stand by hoses and a ladder truck at a Gates Rubber Company factory fire in Denver, Colorado.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber...
    • [1940 June 16?]
    • Type of paved street flusher used in the Denver business district

    • View of a horse-drawn sprinkler wagon in Denver, Colorado; men work with hoses, signs read: "Stove Repairing," and "The American Fixture Co." A water tank tops a brick building.
    • Street cleaners--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Street cleaning--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • WPCD setting jumbo - upper deck

    • Men work with pipes and hoses in the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado.
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hydraulic facilities--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Alpine Hose Company No. 2 Fire House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Alpine Hose Company No. 2 Fire House, located on Fifth (5th) Street near Rose Street in Georgetown, Colorado. The front of the building was built by the company in 1874, with storage for the hose carts on the first floor and a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire stations--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Idaho Springs 1890s

    • A large group of people stands in front of the railroad depot in Idaho Springs, Colorado. The group consists of uniformed members of the Silver Coronet Band, and members of the Idaho Springs Fire Department. Band members are holding their...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bands--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1901]
    • Fire engine #15 wreck

    • A crowd stands around the wreckage of Fire Engine #15 overturned on a city street in Denver, Colorado. Shows ladder and hoses.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Brown Palace Hotel, Denver

    • Northwestward view of Brown Palace Hotel located at 17th Street and Broadway in Denver, Colorado; built by Henry C. Brown; construction completed in 1892; dirt road in foreground; trolley lines and tracks curve to right; three flags are flying on...
    • City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Brown, Henry Cordes, 1820-1906.; Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)
    • [between 1892 and 1901]
    • Firemen's practice tower

    • A view of the firemen's practice tower located at 12th Avenue and Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado. The five story structure was constructed in 1909 and was also used for draining hoses.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Towers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • Fire at pool hall

    • A crowd is gathered on Champa Street in Denver, Colorado while a fire burns inside a pool hall. A firetruck is on the street and hoses are on the sidewalk. Storefront signs read: "Osmondo Roi-Tan," "Pool," "Eat," "Drugs," "Chile," and "Trent Hotel."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Fire at building

    • Fire fighters battle a blaze with ladder trucks and hoses at the Barnett Building located on 16th (Sixteenth) and Larimer streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [1932 February 17]
    • Fire - Downtown Denver

    • Fire fighters on long ladders work to put out a blaze in a downtown building, Denver, Colorado. Shows fire engines, hoses, and trolley tracks.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Fire at building being hosed

    • Fire fighters battle a blaze with ladder trucks and hoses at the Barnett Building on 16th (Sixteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [1932 February 17]
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew paving the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The workers use shovels, gravel, wheelbarrows and water hoses. Bags of sand or concrete and the iron fence used on the viaduct are stacked nearby. A few of...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Pavements--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Construction...
    • June 1899
    • Manual Training High School fire

    • Men stand outdoors after a fire at Manual Training High School at 27th (Twenty-seventh) Avenue and Franklin Street in Denver, Colorado. Fire hoses are on the sidewalk.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Whittier (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Manual Training High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • [1953]


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