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    • Shovel & steam dummy w. of Buena Vista

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, a locomotive, and a steam shovel by the Arkansas River, Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • September 7, 1928
    • An old prospector & his cabin

    • A prospector poses with dogs near a cabin possibly in Colorado. The tools outside the building include a mallet, saw, gold pan, and a shovel.
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    • November 11, 1926
    • GIs dug in near Sassomolare, Italy

    • Men from the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment, Company K, dig in on a ridge north of Sassomolare. According to the caption, they are protecting the left flank of the main column moving up the Porretta-Moderna Highway, a few...
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    • March 4, 1945
    • Holding down his claim millions in it

    • Edward Marshall Stedman poses with a shovel on a newly staked claim for the Mascot Mine, near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • June 9, 1897
    • Granite Canyon 7 work train

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and construction (including a steam shovel) edge the Arkansas River, in Chaffee County, Colorado. A hand-car is in the foreground.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • July, 1927
    • Ruby Canyon W. of Utah line - steam dummy track

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Grand County, Utah, consists of tracks and ties, a steam shovel, and a water tank, flanked by the Colorado River and sandstone cliffs.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • July 22, 1927
    • Keota from Windmill Tower

    • Snow in Keota, Weld County, Colorado, almost fills the covered porch of this frame dwelling. A dog sits atop the bank, under the gable roof with its dormer. Wire fence, a gate and a snow shovel are in the foreground.
    • Stanley, Clyde L., 1887-1976.
    • July 1936
    • Assumption Catholic Church breaking ground for Welby Catholic Church

    • A monsignor, several priests, altar boys, and the church congregation gather for a ground-breaking in front of Assumption Catholic Church in Welby, Adams County, Colorado. The monsignor, with a shovel, wears a cassock and a biretta; two monks, wear...
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    • January 6, 1942
    • Big snow of December 1913

    • Pedestrians walk along a snow cleared sidewalk near the Albany Hotel, Seventeenth (17th) Street, Denver, Colorado. Tall piles of snow and ice chunks are in the street. A man with a shovel shows in distance across the street from the Equitable...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • December 1913
    • Big snow of December 1913

    • Men shovel and haul soot covered snow and ice from a downtown street, Denver, Colorado. Lettering painted on a brick building reads: Court Place Hotel.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • December 1913
    • Woman standing in front of sod house, 1890s.

    • Woman standing in front of a one-story sod house, possibly in Nebraska. She is carrying a binocular case and holding a shovel; a cook stove and chicken coop are next to the house.
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    • circa 1890s.
    • Pack burro

    • A burro with a pack stands on the tracks of the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway in El Paso County, Colorado. The burros carries a wheel barrow, shovel, axe, crate and metal can. A sign on the wheelbarrow reads: "I Helped to Build Pikes Peak...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • c1891, Oct. 11
    • D&RGW 1530, 4-8-2, at Burnham Shops

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1530 is at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado; women in bib overalls and gloves hold a shovel and an oilcan.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • April, 1926
    • Colorado & Southern and Denver, Laramie & Northern event

    • Men pose on and in a Colorado and Southern steam shovel or ditcher on temporary tracks at Utah Junction, near Pecos Street and Cargill Drive, in Adams County, Colorado. Lettering on the machine reads: "Colorado & Southern Railroad," " No. 02," and...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • [May 1908?]
    • Colorado & Southern and Denver, Laramie & Northern event

    • Panoramic view shows well dressed men and women, and railroad employees, posed by locomotives, a steam shovel, tenders, boxcars, passenger coaches, flat cars and gondola cars at Utah Junction (near Pecos Street and Cargill Drive) (Adams County),...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • [May 1908?]
    • Colorado & Southern and Denver, Laramie & Northern event

    • Men, one with a shovel, pose near flat cars filled with dirt at Utah Junction, near Pecos Street and Cargill Drive, in Adams County, Colorado. A railroad gondola car, a flatcar with crates, passenger cars, and freight cars are in the distance....
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • [May 1908?]
    • Dr. Donald F. Hornig

    • Men, one in a suit, sit on a bulldozer at the University of Colorado at Boulder. A dump truck is next to them, in the same hole, with air horns on its roof and lettering on the radiator: "White." Semi-truck containers, buildings, trees, and cars...
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    • [between 1963 and 1968?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1960 and 1963?]
    • Schluter and Spengel Groceries and Hardware

    • Group of men pose on the boardwalk of the Schluter and Spengel Groceries and Hardware store, Gunnison, Colorado. Goods on display in front of store include: a shovel, pick ax, metal bucket, whisk brooms and a cast iron stove. Hand-painted signs...
    • Mellen, George E.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Miners

    • Miners and a dog pose near the entrance to a mine in Idaho. The men hold a prospector's pick and a shovel.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Mining - crane and trucks

    • View of a sand and gravel mine operation in Colorado; a steam shovel loads a dump truck by a pit. Letters read: "Brannan Sand & Gravel."
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Manion Placer

    • View of a steam shovel and ore processing machinery. Letters read "Manion Placer" and "Lorain 77."
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Manion Placer

    • View of a steam shovel and ore processing machinery with a conveyor elevator.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Manion Placer

    • View of a steam shovel and ore processing machinery with a conveyor elevator. Letters read "Manion Placer" and "Lorain."
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Clear Cr. highway tunnel

    • Laborers work on a road on the banks of Clear Creek in Jefferson or Clear Creek County, Colorado. They construct a framework and embankment on the edge of the river. A shack and steam shovel is in the distance.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA U.S. Vanadium Corp. from lower road on east

    • View of (probably) the Shamrock Mine in Uravan, (Montrose County), Colorado; shows tailings, settling ponds, a steam shovel, parked cars, ore processing sheds, houses, and the San Miguel River.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel - dumping tops of cars

    • View of ore cars used in construction of the Carlton Tunnel (mine drainage) in Teller County, Colorado. A man works with a shovel.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Nevadaville, Colo. 1880

    • (front wagon)and Frank Mayhew (standing alone). Several mines are on the hill in the background, including the California Mine near the top of the hill.; Men pose for a photograph outside the Hubert Mill (also identified as Douglas Mill), Gunnell...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Cooley Bros. Dredge, Gen. view

    • View of a dragline crane, a dredge and a shovel, possibly on Beaver Creek in Park County, Colorado. The crane reads: "Cooley Brothers" and "Bucyrus Monighan."
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1935 and 1945?]
    • West Portal, Colorado

    • Three men shovel deep snow outside of the railroad depot of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Colorado in Grand County. Signs: "Postal Telegraph Office," "Money Orders," and "Freight...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Hydraulic placer mining class

    • View of a Public Works Administration hydraulic gold mining class, in Denver, Colorado; shows men with a rocker sluice and gold pans. One wears high boots and uses a shovel.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Colorado, Pueblo steel mills

    • View of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company blast furnace and stoves, Pueblo, Colorado; shows steel manufacturing and industrial area with smokestacks and elevated railroad track, piles of rock and gravel with Colorado and Southern Railway hopper cars...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Cutoff tunnel const (shovel)

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction on the Dotsero Cutoff, in Eagle County, Colorado, consists of men working by a steam shovel and dump truck, with rock outcrops in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1930 and 1934?]
    • Ruby Canyon - grade being built

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Utah or Colorado, consists of a steam shovel, dump trucks, track base, tracks, and sandstone cliffs.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Ruby Canyon - steam shovel along bluff

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Utah or Colorado, consists of men working by tracks and a steam shovel; sandstone cliffs are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Ruby Canyon - steam shovel loading truck

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Utah or Colorado, consists of men working as a steam shovel loads a dump truck; the Colorado River and sandstone cliffs are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Ruby Canyon steam shovel loading train @ Shale

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Shale, Colorado, consists of a steam shovel loading ore cars; a man stands on the locomotive in the foreground and sandstone cliffs are to the sides.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Ruby Canyon - steam shovel loading tram train

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, Utah or Colorado, consists of a steam shovel loading a tram train, and new tracks at the base of a sandstone cliff.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Ruby Canyon - steam shovel loading train @ Shale

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, at Shale, Colorado, consists of a steam shovel loading gondola cars; tracks, dwellings, and sandstone cliffs are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Ruby Canyon - steam shovel along river

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in Ruby Canyon, in Utah or Colorado, consists of men working by tracks and a steam shovel; the Colorado River and sandstone cliffs are to the sides.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]

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