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  • All fields: Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
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    • Denver exchange equipment, York office, operating room

    • Rows of operators sit at switchboards that line two walls of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building on York Street in Denver, Colorado. The women wear headsets and sit in tall chairs that face the switchboard....
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    • 1916
    • Main switchboard - subscribers - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Denver, Colorado; shows women operators in long dresses and upswept hair styles. They sit at switchboards.
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    • 1914
    • Toll switchboard and operators - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Denver, Colorado; shows women working at a switchboard. Stenciled letters read: "13."
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    • 1914
    • Champa market

    • The Mountain States Telephone Building, Champa Street, is decorated with American and German bunting for the 31st Bundesturnfest in Denver, Colorado. Champa Market and a brick home with bay windows are to the sides; a car is parked, and the Gas and...
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    • [June 1913]
    • Awnings & flags

    • The Mountain States Telephone Building on Champa Street is decorated with American and German bunting for the 31st Bundesturnfest in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [June 1913]
    • "Phone" bldg.

    • The Mountain States Telephone Building on Champa Street is decorated with American and German bunting for the 31st Bundesturnfest in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [June 1913]
    • Denver bldgs., York office, interior, cafeteria

    • View of the employee cafeteria at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building on York Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows tables, coffee container, and a sideboard. Decorative plates are arranged on a plate rail around the...
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    • 1915
    • York interior, operator's rest room

    • View of the lounge room for operators at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building on York Street in Denver, Colorado. The room is filled with mission style furniture including chairs, tables, and book shelves. Ferns sit...
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    • 1915
    • 1421 Champa, roof garden

    • Women sit on benches and swings at the roof garden on the top floor of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building in Denver, Colorado. The women wear skirts and shirt waists. The swings are covered with awnings and potted trees...
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    • 1913
    • J. E. MacDonald, office, 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company office in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a desk, lamp, telephone, Oriental rugs, and Moroccan leather wall covering.
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    • 1912
    • First heavy duty trucks used by company

    • Men pose with Mountain States Telephone and Telephone Company trucks on Champa Street, in Denver, Colorado; lettering on vehicles and on an incised stone arch reads: "Telephone Building," "Mountain States Telephone & Telegraph Company." A house...
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • J. E. MacDonald, office, 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company office in Denver, Colorado; decor includes a roll top desk, a safe (Charpiot Safe Co.), ceiling lamp, telephone, Oriental rugs, a bell, rubber stamp and pad, thermometer, Arts and...
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    • 1912
    • 1421 Champa, interior offices, general plant engineering

    • A group of engineers work at desks in an office at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building at 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Plans and and documents are stacked on the desks. One man leans over and confers with...
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    • 1916
    • 1421 Champa, interior offices, general plant, "engineering."

    • Men and women sit at desks in a crowded office in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building in 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The women work on typewriters and adding machines at library tables in the center of the room....
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    • 1916 February
    • Opening - Denver - New York Line

    • Men pose around telephone equipment, at the opening of the Denver-New York telephone line in Denver, Colorado; they include: " [Benjamin] Stapleton, J. J. Toomey, A. A. Swarm, Greenwash, Hugh O'Neill, Douglas Hilliard, H. T. Vaille, Flanagan, Van...
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    • 1421 Champa, interior, offices, general plant, "engineering."

    • Men work at desks in an office at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company Building at 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Most of the desks are arranged in the center of the room. The men work on papers that are organized on the...
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    • 1916 February
    • 1421 Champa, interior, offices, general plant, "engineering"

    • Four men work at desks in an office at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building at 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The men wear suits and work on papers that are scattered across the desk top. Books and papers are...
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    • 1916
    • Operator's toilets - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Denver, Colorado; shows a lavatory with sinks, toilets, stalls, and a steam radiator with ornate flourishes.
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    • 1914
    • Operator's locker room - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange operator's locker room in Denver, Colorado; shows metal mesh lockers and a linoleum floor.
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    • 1914
    • Operator's cafeteria - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange cafeteria in Denver, Colorado; shows a lunch room with decor including a palm, harp, paper flowers, and Jack-O-Lanterns (pumpkins).
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    • 1914
    • Toll pneumatic tube table - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Denver, Colorado; a woman works at a pneumatic tube communication terminal. Air pressure gauge reads: "Vacuum Gauge - Western Electric Company."
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    • 1914
    • Operator's rest room - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange operator's lounge in Denver, Colorado; women's outfits include upswept hair styles and high button shoes. Decor includes an upright clock, framed pictures, Oriental rugs,...
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    • 1914
    • Operator's rest room - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of a staff lounge at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Denver, Colorado; decor includes an upright clock, framed pictures, a potted palm, Oriental rugs, and Arts and Crafts style furniture, rocking chair,...
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    • 1914
    • Operator's rest room - 1421 Champa

    • Interior view of a staff lounge at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Denver, Colorado; decor includes an upright clock, framed pictures, a potted fern, Oriental rugs, and Arts and Crafts style furniture, rocking...
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    • 1914
    • Denver exchange equipment, main, 1421 Champa, operating room

    • Operators work at switchboards at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange at 1421 Champa Street, Denver, Colorado. The women wear headsets and sit in tall chairs that face the switchboard. Each work station is identified by a...
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    • 1915
    • York Office - front view

    • View of Colorado Telephone Company offices on York Street in Denver, Colorado; the brick building has a cornice and letters: "The Colorado Telephone Company."
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    • 1915
    • Gallup Office

    • View of Colorado Telephone Company offices on Gallup (later Zuni) Street in the Highland Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; the building has a cornice and an arched entry. Brick shows second story addition; houses are to the side.
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    • 1910
    • Tennis courts - Emerson & 10th Ave.

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company tennis courts, in the Capitol Hill Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; houses include one with a gambrel roof.
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    • 1914
    • Gallup Office

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company offices on Gallup (later Zuni) Street in the Highland Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; the brick building has a cornice and an arched entry. Letters read: "The Colorado Telephone Company;"...
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    • 1915
    • South Office - 25 W. Bayaud

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company offices on Bayaud Street in the Baker Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; the brick building has a cornice and false columns.
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    • 1914
    • 1429 Champa, commercial office, exterior, front

    • View of the commercial office of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company at 1429 Champa St. in Denver, Colorado. The building is a one story brick structure with cornice, dentils, and large store-front windows. Carved stone entablatures...
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    • 1915

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