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    • Beginning of the buckle

    • Well dressed men and workmen stand beside two sections of a wooden pipeline, built by the Stanley Mine beside Clear Creek near Idaho Springs in Clear Creek County, Colorado. One of the workmen holds an auger. Shows railroad tracks beside the creek.
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stanley Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Pipelines--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [1894]
    • Industries construction scene during work on Alameda subway

    • Workmen stand near the edge of an excavation, where mixed concrete is delivered to other workmen with wheelbarrows, at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Horse-drawn carts and railroad tracks are nearby.
    • Concrete construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • City and County Building construction

    • View of a steam shovel at the City and County Building construction site on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Workmen stand nearby. Lettering on the steamshovel reads: "S.M. and S.J. Feely Excavators No. 2."...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Steam...
    • 1929 April 8
    • Elevator installation at the Columbian

    • Interior view of the Columbian Hotel, Trinidad, Colorado, showing the elevator, workmen, and onlookers. Three men are in sack suits with vests and felt hats and two workmen stand by the elevator gate. A boy in a double breasted jacket stands inside...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Elevators--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Interiors.
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell Colo.

    • View of workmen on a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County) Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows men in suits near workmen, construction tools, barrels, railroad ties and planks.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Two men working on a utility pole above tent

    • Workmen install electric lines on the top of a utility pole near a tent in Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Tents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Morey Mercantile Company renovation

    • Workmen stand on the roof during renovation of the Morey Mercantile Building at 16th (Sixteenth) and Wazee Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand near a crane.
    • Morey Mercantile Company--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Remodeling--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1954]
    • Shop of J. Max Clark, south side 7th St. between 8th & 9th Avenues

    • Two workmen and five customers stand in front of a Greeley, Colorado blacksmith's shop in Weld County. One of the workmen wears an apron, and the second one holds a blacksmith's implement in his hand. Two of the workers hold cigars in their hands....
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Forge shops--Colorado--Greeley--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1890]
    • Workmen who built home sitting on porch

    • Workmen pose at Wolhurst, in Littleton, Colorado. They wear aprons, straw and bowler hats, bib overalls, and suspenders. The third man from the right (front row) is identified as Eustis Morton Jones. The two- story house has slab siding, a shed...
    • Wolcott, Edward Olive, 1848-1905--Homes & haunts.; Littleton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction workers--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Estates--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Jones, Eustis Morton.
    • 1890
    • 1926 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.2

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1926 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1926
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Industries construction workmen at Lipan St. site

    • Workmen stand near a trench dug to lay pipe near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane and Hargraves Grocery Store at 1301 West Alameda Avenue are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Workmen putting house on new site in Washington Park

    • Workmen stand near the Eugene Field house in Washington Park, Denver, Colorado. The wood frame house has a hip roof and is on a partial brick foundation.
    • Field, Eugene, 1850-1895--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Washington Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Moving of structures--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1930 June 15
    • Section complete

    • Men stand near a section of finished wooden pipe in an excavated ditch, part of a pipeline for the Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Workmen, a cart, railroad tracks and a wooden building are in the distance.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stanley Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Pipelines--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [1894]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen mix concrete at a construction site probably near the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane on temporary railroad tracks and railroad engines, one of which reads: "113".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Concrete--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1909]
    • Construction laying pipe

    • Workmen dig a trench for pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. They work near a mobile hoist that is braced against the opposite side of the ditch.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction equipment steam tractor with two men

    • Workmen pose on a Rumley steam powered tractor probably near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Tractors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction crew erecting poles

    • Workmen install utility poles probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Road construction above Starkville

    • Workmen ride on horse-drawn construction wagons on a road near Starkville (Las Animas County), Colorado. One of the wagons has a conveyor belt attached to the side. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Starkville (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Starkville--1900-1920.; Road construction--Colorado--Starkville--1900-1920.
    • [between 1901 and 1920?]
    • Arapahoe Street widening

    • Workmen, who include Black men, finish a sidewalk and stand near machinery on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and barricades are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "M. L. Foss," "Plumbing Heating," "Signs," "Underhill...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928]
    • Cleveland Place

    • Workmen finish work on Cleveland Place in downtown Denver, Colorado. Trucks with an engine and construction debris are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "[G]ates Factory Store," "Mobil Gas," "Uptown Motor Co. Chrysler Plymouth," and "Marble Hall...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Road construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 April
    • North end of 16th Street Viaduct

    • View of the partially constructed 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct over the South Platte River and rail yards in Denver, Colorado. Workmen stand near cranes and machinery. The Castle of Culture and Commerce (Walker Castle) is nearby.
    • Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1920-1930.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1924 January or February
    • The 1900 ft. span of the Colo. Tel. and Tel. Co. across the Arkansas River, Amity, Colo.

    • Workmen pose on a set of telephone poles near the towns of Holly and Amity (Prowers County), Colorado. A man sits in a horse drawn wagon nearby. Shows barbed wire fence and open grassland.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Prowers County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Prowers County--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Prowers County--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Industries construction

    • View of the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work on and near wooden scaffolding. Shows temporary railroad tracks and the trolley car underpass.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Scaffolding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene during work on Alameda subway

    • Workmen sit on and stand near wheelbarrows at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Wooden frame supports are nearby.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Wheelbarrows--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Widening Arapahoe St.

    • Workmen, who include Black men, work near machinery on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and barricades that read: "New Mexico Const. Co." are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "M. L. Foss," "Plumbing Heating," "Signs,"...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Street maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928]
    • Eldorado Springs 1930

    • Two workmen toil to reconstruct the swimming pool in Eldorado Springs, Colorado. Much of the resort was destroyed by fire in 1929. The new front facade features mission style architecture, and, "The New Eldorado Hotel," is visible in the background.
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Remodeling--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1930-1940.; Resorts--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1930-1940.
    • 1930
    • Demolition of houses near City Auditorium

    • A man stands and looks at piles of bricks, boards, dirt and debris from demolished houses in Denver, Colorado. Shows trucks, workmen and the cupola of the City Auditorium in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 March or April
    • Industries construction earth moving horse-drawn scoops at Alameda subway

    • Workmen stand near horse drawn graders at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Another man is on scaffolding in the distance.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction

    • View of wooden scaffolding at the Alameda Avenue subway construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work on and near the supports near the trolley car underpass. A Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcar is in the distance.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Scaffolding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction pipe laying scene in excavation laying brick pipe

    • Workmen and masons sit in a trench dug to lay brick pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. They pose near wooden supports and piles of bricks.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bricklaying--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction scene on Alameda subway project

    • Workmen pose with shovels near side-dump rail cars on a temporary railroad at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Dump cars--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Junior Order A. O. U. W.

    • View of a Flower (Sunflower) Carnival parade entry, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado; shows Black men in silver helmets and aprons holding the reins of horses with white covers and a float covered with fabric, flowers and tassels. Three...
    • Ancient Order of United Workmen--1890-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; African Americans--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Colorado...
    • [between 1893 and 1906?]
    • Widening of Colfax Avenue

    • Workmen prepare to replant a tree as part of the construction project to widen Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and pick-ups are nearby.
    • Tree planters (Persons)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Tree planting--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sidewalks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1928 and 1930]
    • Industries construction equipment team and dirt scoops near Alameda

    • Workmen drive a team of horses at a construction site, near the South Platte River and Alameda Avenue, Denver, Colorado. Vertical tubular boilers are in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction equipment scene at Alameda bridge

    • Workmen stand near a vertical tubular boiler, engine, and concrete mixing apparatus near the Alameda bridge construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Concrete mixers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam engines--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction work near Alameda on canal

    • Workmen work at a construction site near Alameda Avenue and the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. They stand near wooden supports for a drill. A vertical tubular boiler and spectators are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1909 and 1910]
    • Street construction near the Mint Pharmacy

    • Workmen pose near a cement mixer, vertical tubular boiler, and bags of sand at the corner of 13th (Thirteenth) and Tremont Streets in Denver, Colorado. Nearby signs read: "The Mint Pharmacy J. M. Reid Druggist Stationery Cigars Candies Soda...
    • Concrete mixers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Industries construction crew at Alameda subway site

    • Workmen pose near machinery at the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction equipment upright steam boiler

    • Workmen pose near a vertical tubular boiler and a Nagle side-crank engine at the Alameda Avenue bridge construction site in Denver, Colorado. A man sits in a horse-drawn wagon nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam engines--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction excavation probably Alameda subway

    • Workmen work with shovels and sledgehammers at the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado. Other workers nearby grade an access road with horse-drawn graders.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Lock Joint Pipe Company 1716 California St.

    • Workmen work outdoors with metal hoops and grinders at the Lock Joint Pipe Company in Denver, Colorado. A wooden structure with one wall and a roof covers the finished metal hoops nearby.
    • Lock Joint Pipe Company (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Pipe industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • To the rescue

    • View of workmen near and on top of a railroad snow plow in Gilpin County, Colorado. Two locomotives push the steam-powered rotary plow wheel. Another train is in the distance.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Snow removal--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.
    • 1905 May 5
    • Tuilleries dance pavillion [i.e. Pavilion] Gill, roller skating rink.

    • A large group of workmen pose on the steps of the dance pavilion and roller skating rink at the Tuileries amusement park in Englewood, Colorado. The tall stairs lead to a central entrance covered by a dormer in the low-hanging roof. William...
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Englewood--1910-1920.; Dance halls--Colorado--Englewood--1910-1920.; Gillpatrick, William.
    • [1910?]
    • Construction scene horse-drawn equipment

    • View of the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen use horse-drawn graders to create access roads near the railroad tracks.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen pour cement at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Railroad bridges cross the construction site in the distance.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Concrete--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Tramways Denver, Colorado

    • Workmen who include African-Americans install street car tracks in Denver, Colorado. Surveyors and houses are in the distance.
    • Afro-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Industries construction scene during construction of Alameda subway

    • Workmen pose near horse-drawn graders at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1909 and 1910]

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