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    • Industries - construction - men taking a break during work on Alameda

    • Outdoor portrait of construction workers by a shed; shows the Alameda Avenue bridge, and Denver Tramway Company tracks, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Laying track on the Alameda RR bridge

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows men working on the railroad bridge.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Industries - construction - grading crew

    • View of men, horses, and grading equipment on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Industries - construction - scene during work on Alameda subway

    • View of construction of the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, concrete forms, and a cement mixing machine.
    • Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Concrete mixers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Crew laying streetcar tracks on the Alameda Avenue bridge

    • View of streetcar track installation on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado; shows men posing and the Charles S. Lillybridge residence / studio.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935--Homes & haunts--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Photographic studios--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street...
    • [between 1910 or 1911]
    • Construction at Gates

    • View of the Unit #10 factory under construction at Gates Rubber Company in Denver, Colorado. Shows building frame, stacks of lumber, railroad tracks, and steel parts on railroad flatbeds.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918]
    • Denver construction

    • View of excavation in Denver, Colorado; shows dump trucks, tents, a man, and a warehouse or factory building with letters: "Shoshone Sulphur Co. Plant No. 2," and "The Home of Jazz."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Dump trucks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Construction scene

    • View of construction by the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, retaining walls, and the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Industries - construction - South Platte River wall

    • View of construction by the South Platte River, in Denver, Colorado; shows a clamshovel crane, concrete walls, and a streetcar on the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Bear habitat construction Denver Zoo

    • Workmen construct the bear habitat at the zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. A wooden frame and sawhorses are near the concrete cast.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Zoo--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1918 June
    • Bear habitat construction Denver Zoo

    • View of the partially constructed bear habitat at the zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Ladders and scaffolding are nearby.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Zoo--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918]
    • Start of construction habitats zoo

    • Workmen pose at the bear habitat construction site at the zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Scaffolding, concrete mixers, and wheelbarrows are nearby.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Zoo--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918]
    • Monkey habitat construction

    • View of the partially constructed monkey habitat at the zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Steel beams, scaffolding, and concrete are at the construction site.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Zoo--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918]
    • Men working on the nearly completed Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado; shows the railroad underpass, concrete walls, men in wagons, and horses in ornate harness.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Removing plaster cast from finished wall habitats zoo

    • Workmen remove the plaster from the bear habitat at the zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Scaffolding, wheelbarrows, and ladders are nearby.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Zoo--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918]
    • North Denver Sanitary sewer

    • View of sewer pipe construction in Denver, Colorado; a man poses in a trench by bricks and wood scaffolds.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bricklayers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Bricklaying--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Sewers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Cliff modeling pouring glue into the forms

    • A workman pours concrete into a form for the bear habitat at the zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Another man stands near scaffolding.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver Zoo--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1918 June
    • Constructing the brick section of the North Denver Sanitary sewer

    • View of sewer pipe construction in Denver, Colorado; men pose in a trench by bricks and wood scaffolds.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bricklayers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Bricklaying--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Sewers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Denver Civic Center

    • Workmen work on the partially constructed Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Wooden scaffolding is nearby.
    • Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Colonnades--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Open-air...
    • [between 1917 and 1918?]
    • Water pipe construction near Alameda

    • View of men working on a ditch by Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado; bridges are in the background.
    • Ditches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Industries - construction - finishing Alameda subway

    • View of construction on Alameda Avenue underpass, in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, concrete walls, the railroad bridge, and Byers Elementary School.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1910]
    • Outlet of the North Denver storm sewer

    • View of flood control construction in Denver, Colorado; men pose by concrete forms and storm drain walls.
    • Storm sewers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Flood control--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Sewers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Horse - drawn dirt scraper carts

    • View of men and horse drawn excavation machinery, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Horse - drawn dirt scraper

    • View of men and horse drawn excavation machinery, in Denver, Colorado; houses are in the background. Harness includes fly screens over the horses' eyes.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Horse - drawn plows

    • View of men, horses in harness, construction excavation, and houses in Denver, Colorado.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Plows--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • D. T. C. at 15th & Curtis St. street car #32 on Rt. 2 So. Broadway

    • View of a Denver Tramway Corporation street car track construction site at 15th (Fifteenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
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    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Workers use wires and poles to prop up a telephone pole in an alley probably in Denver, Colorado. One group of workers steady the pole near the base while other workers push the pole on its end with long sticks. Low wood fences surround the brick...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company workers lift a pole in an alley probably in Denver, Colorado. The pole is propped on a wooden frame and workers are positioned along its length. Shows low wood fences, brick garages, yards, and houses.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Concert Theatre and Stadium, Civic Center, Denver

    • Southwest view of an early phase of construction of the Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado; shows theater benches, stage, scaffolding, cement mixer, and workmen near hoist.
    • Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Open-air theaters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1917
    • Car siting on Curtis heading N-E 15th K & # 410 construction clover-leaf for st. cars

    • Denver Tramway Company workmen build street car tracks at 15th (Fifteenth) and Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. A flatbed street car filled with dirt and pedestrians are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1918
    • Construction scene in ruins - flood?

    • View of a collapsed construction structure in Denver, Colorado, (possibly) connected with the Alameda Avenue underpass; also shows men and houses.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1909 and 1910?]
    • Industries - construction - laying pipe along Platte

    • View of construction by the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado; shows men, a crane, machinery, and the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Colorado National Bank construction

    • A man rides on a metal beam hoisted by a crane at the Colorado National Bank Building construction site at 17th (Seventeenth) and Champa Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. The side of the beam reads: "Omaha Industrial Steel Works." Other men...
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1914 December 4
    • Colo. National Bank bldg., W. E. & A. A. Fisher architects, Seerie brothers construction Co.

    • View of Colorado National Bank building construction, 17th (seventeenth) and Champa Streets, Denver, Colorado; shows horse-drawn wagons, Tabor Opera House, statue atop Mining Exchange Building, and signs: "L. C. Smith & Bros. Typewriter Company,"...
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • September 15, 1914
    • Man, woman, and child walking near bridge construction site

    • Outdoor portrait of a family on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Colo. National Bank bldg., W. E. & A. A. Fisher, architects, Seerie Brothers Co., builders

    • View of Colorado National Bank construction, 17th (seventeenth) and Champa Streets, Denver, Colorado; shows steel girders, board fencing, stacks of materials, and ladder connecting floors.
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • January 23, 1915
    • Colo. National Bank bldg., W. E. & A. A. Fisher, architects, Seerie Brothers Co. builders

    • View of Colorado National Bank construction, 17th (seventeenth) and Champa streets, Denver, Colorado; shows steel girders atop a row of Ionic columns, a crane system of beams, ropes and pulleys, and marble; a sign reads: "Seerie Brothers...
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1915 March 13
    • West Colfax Avenue

    • View of an intersection at West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. In the distance construction workers use steamrollers and other machinery to complete construction of the street. Buildings and a house are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Intersections--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Road construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1912 and 1920?]
    • Colorado National Bank Bldg

    • View of the partially constructed Colorado National Bank Building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Champa Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Signs nearby read: "Seerie Brothers Construction Co. Builders Continental Building Denver" and "The May Co."
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1915 February 18
    • Construction at Gates

    • View of the Unit #10 factory under construction at Gates Rubber Company, Denver, Colorado. Shows: "Gates Half-Sole Tires" sign, lumber, tower and crane, horse drawn graders, machinery, and workers.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Hoisting...
    • [1918]
    • Colorado National Bank Building construction

    • View of the steel frame for the partially constructed Colorado National Bank Building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Champa Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Signs nearby read: "Seerie Brothers Construction Co. Builders Continental Building Denver"...
    • Colorado National Bank--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Structural frames--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1915 January 4
    • West Colfax Viaduct

    • View of a cement mixer and the West Colfax Viaduct during a delay in construction in Denver, Colorado. Sunflowers grow near the machinery.
    • Concrete mixers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1915]
    • Colorado State Museum

    • View of the Colorado State Museum (Frank E. Edbrooke, architect) during construction at East Fourteenth (14th) Avenue and Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Workers include Black (African American) men. A crane and...
    • Colorado State Museum (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Galleries &...
    • [1915]
    • Clayton College construction

    • Masons build a rusticated stone wall (foundation) at Clayton College at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. A wooden framework supports two horizontal boilers nearby.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Orphanages--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1909 and 1911]
    • Denver Union Stockyards [sic] Company

    • View of Denver Union Stock Yards Company cattle pens and construction of Livestock Exchange building in Denver, Colorado; also shows railroad tracks and cars, corrals of sheep, and the Omaha and Grant Smelter smokestack.
    • Denver Union Stock Yard Company--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Stockyards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1915 or 1916?]
    • Construction at Gates

    • Overlook view of the Unit #10 factory under construction at the Gates Rubber Company in Denver, Colorado. Shows wood foundation, lumber, buildings, workers.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918]
    • Birdeye [sic] view of unit #10 from tower

    • Overlook view of Unit #10 boiler house construction of at the Gates Rubber Company in Denver, Colorado. Shows wood foundation, lumber, shadow of a tower, buildings.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1918
    • Construction at Gates

    • Night view of the Unit #10 factory under construction at the Gates Rubber Company in Denver, Colorado. Shows first floor in place over the foundation, lumber, bricks, lights, crane, and tower.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Night--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918]
    • First floor of unit #10

    • View of the Unit #10 factory under construction at the Gates Rubber Company in Denver, Colorado. Shows first floor in place over the foundation, lumber, workers, machinery, crane and tower.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918]

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