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    • From office door looking south

    • View, facing south, of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Temporary rail tracks are on the wood frame bridge over the South Platte River.
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    • November 15, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A man stands in a ditch with a wagon and workhorse. The Denver City Hall on 14th (Fourteenth) Street, a rock retaining wall and a metal railroad bridge over Cherry Creek are visible in the background.
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    • 1898 December 5th
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • View of the construction yard for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct. Shows cranes, pulley, materials, the unfinished bridge, and Colorado and Southern and Denver & Rio Grande railroad bridges over Cherry Creek. Shows railroad box cars in the...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • Survey Crew at the 14th Street Viaduct

    • Shows a survey team with survey equipment on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street. Colorado and Southern and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad bridges and...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • 14th Street Viaduct - Denver, Colorado

    • Shows work crews resting on the nearly completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and a bicyclist are on the bridge. The bridges for Colorado and Southern, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe, and Denver & Rio Grande...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the partially completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows work crew, crane, and temporary rail tracks. Railroad bridges and the South Platte River are visible in the background. Men in suits...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators stand on the side of the 14th Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado, under construction. Shows Denver City Hall, located on 14th Street, and A.T.& S.F. and Denver & Rio Grande railway bridges over Cheery Creek in the background. Cranes and...
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    • 1899 February 18
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows four men on or near a traveling crane on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. Traveling cranes were used to move large equipment and material and is mounted on crawlers, rubber tires or rails. This particular crane is mounted on rails. Two...
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    • 1899 February 8
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Three men pose in a field below the at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a muddy, snow covered field and a small brick building. A railroad bridge is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows the snow covered 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct at Blake Street. A few people stand on the viaduct. Two pieces of machinery are next to the Congregation of Shomro Amunoh synagogue. Shows road and railroad bridges over Cherry Creek and the...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Three men pose in a field below the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a muddy, snow covered field and a small brick building. A railroad bridge is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th...
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    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Men pose at the intersection of 14th and Wazee on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. Shows the iron work fence along the viaduct, Denver City hall, a railroad bridge over Cherry Creek, and local businesses. One man leans against a bike. The...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • Platte River caps not in place

    • Workers stand on the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Rail tracks are on the wooden frame bridge over the river and cement caps are nearby.
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    • November 15, 1899
    • Denver Viaduct from end at bank

    • View of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Construction materials litter the area near railroad tracks. The 16th (Sixteenth), and 19th (Nineteenth) Street Viaducts are nearby.
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    • November 15, 1898
    • Showing retaining wall Market St.

    • View of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct and City Hall on Market Street in Denver, Colorado. Workmen and horse-drawn carriages are near the concrete retaining wall on Cherry Creek. A sign on a building reads: "Butters &...
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    • 1898 November 15
    • Falsework Platte River

    • Workmen stand on the wooden framework of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The bridge crosses the South Platte River. Tracks of the Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) are nearby.
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    • November 15, 1898
    • Traveler Platte St

    • Workmen work on a wood-frame traveler at the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct near Platte Street in Denver, Colorado. The stone base of the bridge is near the houses on the corner of Water and 14th Streets.
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    • November 15, 1898
    • Unloading iron

    • Workmen unload a steel girder from a crane as part of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado.
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    • November 15, 1898
    • Water Street approach

    • View, facing northeast, of the pedestals and wooden framework of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct at the Water Street approach in Denver, Colorado. A workman stands on the temporary wooden bridge that crosses the South...
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    • November 15, 1898
    • Delivering cap-stones

    • Workmen lead a team of horses as it drags a capstone to the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Temporary wooden scaffolding crosses the South Platte River nearby.
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    • November 19, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Laborers work on the temporary wood scaffolding at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver Colorado. The wooden bridge crosses the South Platte River.
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    • November 26, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen work on an iron bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. They stand and walk on temporary rail tracks.
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    • December 1, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen move steel beams at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. The wood frame and steel bridge crosses the South Platte River.
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    • November 30, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen and construction company employees stand on the temporary wood frame bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. A temporary rail track is on the bridge that crosses the South Platte River.
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    • November 29, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen stand on a partially constructed bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Metal beams and girders are on the ground nearby.
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    • December 4, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen move iron on a temporary wood frame bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The bridge crosses the South Platte River. Brick viaduct pedestals are nearby.
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    • November 30, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen stand on a partially constructed bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. The bridge crosses the South Platte River.
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    • December 2, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen move iron and work on a partially constructed bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Brick pedestals are nearby.
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    • December 1, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • Workmen work on a partially constructed bridge at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Brick pedestals are near the bridge that crosses the South Platte River.
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    • December 3, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View of the crane, partially constructed bridge, and construction site at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Light snow covers the ground.
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View, from Blake Street, of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A railroad bridge crosses Cherry Creek and Colorado and Southern Railway tracks (C&S). Buildings on Platte Street are in the distance.
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    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Men walk on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. City Hall, the Tabor Opera House, and the Post Office are in the distance.
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    • [1899]
    • Workmen, 14th Street Viaduct

    • Two workmen pose under a bridge on the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. One man wears a hat, work pants, boots and suspenders. The other man wears a hat, a pair of denim overalls and work boots. Cables hang from under the...
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    • July 1899
    • Workmen, 14th Street Viaduct

    • Two workmen pose under a bridge on the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County), Colorado. One man wears a pair of work pants with suspenders, boots, and a hat. The other man wears a pair of denim work pants, boots, and a hat. The men are...
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    • July 1899
    • Metzler Block 14th and Platte

    • A view of a rock ashlar block wall. It has sloping angle on one end and an abrupt edge, probably a ramp. Residences and apartment buildings are in the background.
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    • 1898 August 19th
    • Old uncompleted 14th Street Viaduct

    • Shows the iron skeleton of a part of the old 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct, Denver (Denver County) Colorado, started in 1888, worked on for four years, but never completed. The 1898-1899 viaduct displaced this bridge. Sign on building in the...
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    • August 19 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct, Denver, Colorado

    • Men pose on the unfinished iron skeleton of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct over the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. Shows pulleys, cranes, wood supports, and rail track to move materials.
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. Pulleys, cranes and other machinery are in use. Men stand and watch nearby. Wooden structures are near the viaduct, possibly shelters for...
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    • 1899 February 13
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The men use cranes, pulleys, saws and other materials. The sign on the building in the background reads: "? T Walkers Western Foundry". Two men in the...
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Construction crews work on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes, pulleys and other machinery. Two men in suits are on the construction site. The sign on the building in the background reads: "T. Walkers Foundry".
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Shows a construction crew working on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Cranes, pulleys, machinery, building materials and work horses are visible. Three men in suits and hats are in the foreground, possibly supervisors or...
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    • 1898 September 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes, pulley, wheelbarrows, work horses and other machinery. Two men use survey equipment, three other men wearing suits and hats observe the...
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    • 1898 September 20th
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A view of bridge construction at the corner of 14th (Fourteenth) and Platte. A man stands amongst steel beams. Bicycles lean against a small shed. A residential street is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows the early stages of trestle work on the viaduct over the South Platte River. Colorado Southern railroad tracks run in front of the bridgework near the...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows the beginning trestle work on the bridge over the South Platte River and buildings in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th...
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    • 1898 December 5
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Workers sit and stand on beams on the partially completed bridge. Other men watch below. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street....
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    • 1899 January 12
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Workers use a traveling crane to move a support beam, two men ride on the beam. The South Platte River and railroad tracks are in view. The viaduct began at 14th...
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    • 1899 January 13
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction - Denver, Colorado

    • A construction crew works on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct. A traveling crane moves support beams into position. Workers sit on the bridge or watch from the dry river bed below. Railroad cars are in the background. The viaduct began at 14th...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system attached to a long wooden pole embedded into a dry part of Cherry Creek, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and the rock wall. Bridges for the Denver & Rio Grande and Atchison,...
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    • 1899 February 15

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