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    • Quarrying stone for the new Mormon temple

    • Men use hammers and chisels to shape blocks of granite or sandstone for construction of the Mormon temple, at Red Butte Quarry near Salt Lake City (Salt Lake County), Utah. Shows scaffolding and ladders.
    • Mormons--Utah--Salt Lake County--1870-1880.; Salt Lake County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Quarrying--Utah--Salt Lake County--1870-1880.
    • 1874 December 12
    • Stout boarding hotel

    • Quarry workmen stand outside of the stone boarding hotel in Stout (also known as Petra), Colorado in Larimer County.
    • Stout (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Stout--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Stout, Colorado

    • Panoramic view over the railroad depot, water tank and tracks of the Colorado & Southern railroad at Stout (also known as Petra), Colorado in Larimer County; includes the quarry and boarding hotel.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1880-1890.; Stout (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Stout--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Noland, Colo band

    • A band poses in bowler hats with cornets, French horns, snare and bass drums in Noland, Boulder County, Colorado. They are identified as: (front row l to r) C. K. Hirschfeld, Charles Cheney, John Cheney; (back row l to r): Fred Aldinger, Charles...
    • Noland (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bands--Colorado--Noland--1890-1900.; Aldinger, Fred.; Auftehar, Otto.; Cheney, Charles.; Cheney, John.; Hirschfeld, C. K.; Anderson, Charles.; Cox, Charles.; Samuelson, Gus.
    • 1892
    • The dairy and hog barns with the hogback in the background

    • Two-story stone barns at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, have a shingle, hipped gable roof, brick chimneys, and adjoining silos with conical roofs and elevators. Iron "S" brackets line the brick wing, and rock walls and wooden gates...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Barns--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1900?
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Almont [sic]

    • Men work with a crane by railroad tracks at the Turkey Creek Stone Company quarry (stone used for the Denver Public Library Carnegie Library, Voorhies Memorial, and Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors, Civic Center, Denver) in Stone...
    • Turkey Creek Stone Company (Stone City, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Stone City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.; Sandstone quarrying--Colorado--Stone...
    • 1906 April 24
    • Turkey Creek Stone - Cabin Spring

    • View of stone blocks and a crane at the Turkey Creek Stone Company quarry (stone used for the Denver Public Library Carnegie Library, Voorhies Memorial, and Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors, Civic Center, Denver) in Stone City...
    • Turkey Creek Stone Company (Stone City, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Stone City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.; Sandstone...
    • 1906 April 24
    • Almont [sic]

    • Men pose at the Turkey Creek Stone Company quarry (stone used for the Denver Public Library Carnegie Library, Voorhies Memorial, and Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors, Civic Center, Denver) in Stone City (Pueblo County) Colorado.
    • Turkey Creek Stone Company (Stone City, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Stone City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Sandstone quarrying--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.
    • 1906 April 24
    • Hierro [sic]

    • Men pose by rocks at (possibly) the Turkey Creek Stone Company quarry (stone used for the Denver Public Library Carnegie Library, Voorhies Memorial, and Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors, Civic Center, Denver) in Stone City (Pueblo...
    • Stone City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.; Sandstone quarrying--Colorado--Stone City--1900-1910.
    • 1906 April 24
    • Building for storage of Colorado-Yule Marble Co's supplies for quarry, mill, etc Marble, Colo,...

    • View of the Crystal River & San Juan Railroad on the grounds of the marble mill site, in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The locomotive is #6. The railroad and tracks are between the mill site buildings and the Crystal River. To the left of the...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1900-1910.; Crystal River & San Juan Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Marble quarry of the Yule Marble Co. on Yule Creek south of Marble, Colorado

    • View of the Colorado Yule Marble Company quarry four miles south of Marble, Colorado showing the early development of the quarry; shows buildings, a 50 ton electric crane, terraced slopes and the first of three quarry openings (to the left of the...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1900-1910.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Strauss Quarry, surface workings of the quarry at Marble, Colorado

    • View of Strauss Quarry shows a revolving derrick and a horizontal drilling machine fed by compressed air lines, south of Marble, Gunnison County, Colorado. The Strauss Quarry is on the east side of Yule Creek at 10,000 feet elevation, about 600...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Marble, Colorado at the junction of Yule Creek and the Crystal River

    • View of the Crystal River Valley at the confluence of Yule Creek and Carbonate Creek, near Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows electric tram line to the Colorado-Yule Marble Company Quarry (upper left) and tracks of the Treasury Mountain...
    • Treasury Mountain Railroad--1910-1920.; Carbonate Creek (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Yule Creek (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.;...
    • 1910
    • Block of marble being loaded

    • View of a large block of marble from the quarry being lowered from a cable 134 feet above onto flatbed rail car for towing by the electric railway four miles to the marble finishing mill in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado.
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • Marble loading facilities and electric tramway terminal at Yule Marble Co. quarry above Marble,...

    • Men of the Colorado Yule Marble Company load numbered marble blocks on flatbed rail cars on the 1910 completed standard gauge electric railway, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The block is lowered 134 feet from an overhead...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • 1912?
    • Marble - Strauss Quarry of Yule Marble Co. across the valley of Yule Creek from the Yule Quarry

    • View of Strauss Quarry shows a revolving derrick and a horizontal drilling machine fed by compressed air lines, south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The Strauss Quarry is on the east side of Yule Creek at 10,000 feet elevation, about 600...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • 1912?
    • Denver High School: East Side Annual 1913

    • 1913 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 10, 1913 February 22

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly 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.
    • 19130222
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 8, 1918 October

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19181001
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 7, 1918 September

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19180901
    • Quarry track

    • The Colorado Portland Cement plant in Portland, Fremont County, Colorado, consists of three-story concrete buildings with factory windows and smokestacks, a water tower, rail tracks and a freight car in the loading bay.
    • Portland Cement Plant (Portland, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Portland (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cement industries--Colorado--Portland--1910-1920.
    • 1919
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Numbers 4 and 5, 1921 April-May

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19210400
    • Ruins of the old city of Stout, Colorado

    • A man stands on top of the ruins of the quarry town of Stout (also known as Petra), Larimer County, Colorado. The big building is the hotel built by the Union Pacific Railroad.
    • Stout (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hotels--Colorado--Stout--1920-1930.
    • 1928
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 12 Numbers 5 and 6, 1929 May-June

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19290500
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 13 Number 7 and 8, 1930 July-August

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19300700
    • 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
    • Marble - 1942 Mr. Johnson's home

    • View of a woman standing behind a low rock wall in front of a residence, Marble, Colorado; slabs of marble laid horizontally along the top of the wall and a square marble piece represents a post for the dilapidated gate.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • D&RGW

    • View of the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company's Monarch Lime Quarry in Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #496 (2-8-2) switches tracks at the limestone quarry. Shows gondola or hopper cars filled with...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--1940-1950.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Monarch (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Monarch Lime Quarry (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1940-1950.; Limestone...
    • 1948 September 23
    • Office and carriage House, Hamill House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the carriage house and office on the grounds of the Hamill House, located at the corner of Argentine and Third (3rd) Streets in Georgetown, Colorado. The house was built by Joseph Watson, and was acquired by William A. Hamill in...
    • Hamill, William A. (William Arthur), 1836-1904--Homes & haunts.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Carriage houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Limestone Quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2) with a consist of a tender, caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke by a pile of limestone at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Mountains and the mill are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 489, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, vents smoke as it departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Snow covers the ground;...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • Aberdeen Quarry

    • Three abandoned buildings, with gables and shingled roofs, are near the Aberdeen granite quarry southwest of Gunnison in Gunnison County, Colorado. One building has a sagging roof. Shows granite boulders and trees in a valley.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.
    • 1955 August 7
    • Marble, Colorado

    • Ruins of the marble mill site, in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, showing the marble receiving area from the quarry. The marble reinforcement around every fourth or fifth wooden towers supported the two overhead cranes. Piers of marble blocks...
    • Quarries and quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Marble (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • 1965?
    • Marble quarry, Yule Creek Canyon

    • View of the Colorado Yule Marble quarry, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows broken blocks of marble, a wooden frame for cable, a ladder on the cut marble, and the middle of three entrances to the quarry interior. The...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1960-1970.; Marble (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.
    • 1967

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