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    • River channel projects

    • Men dig a ditch in Denver, Colorado; houses, neighborhoods, a fuel tank, and a smokestack are in the distance. African American men dig with shovels.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1930-1950.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1933 and 1950?]
    • 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...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th. Company F.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • March 4, 1945
    • 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]
    • Yellowstone Park, bear-faced steal

    • A horse harnessed to a cart stands patiently while black bears rummage through trash cans loaded on the cart platform in Yellowstone National Park. Other bears dig through trash dumped on ground.
    • Yellowstone National Park--1900-1910.; Bears--Yellowstone National Park--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Yellowstone National Park--1900-1910.; Horses--Yellowstone National Park--1900-1910.; National parks & reserves--Yellowstone National...
    • [1905]
    • The Windsor

    • View of the Windsor Hotel at 18th (Eighteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Denver County, Colorado. Shows brick structure with Italianate elements, mansard roof and corner tower. Signs read: "Chemicals" and "Toilet Articles." Men dig in the...
    • Windsor Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900]
    • Aerial construction, setting anchor

    • A group of workers dig a hole for a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone pole in a rural area of Colorado. The men hold shovels and tools dangle from their belts. A barbed wire fence runs along a dirt road. Shows open fields.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Four Mile House

    • Photograph of the sewer of the Four Mile House during an archealogical dig location in Denver, Colorado. The House can be seen in the background. With a portion dating from 1859, Four Mile House is Denver's earliest surviving structure. The...
    • Four Mile Historic Park (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1979 April
    • Pole lines, Union Depot yard on 19th Street

    • View of a loading platform and rail yard at Union Depot in Denver, Colorado. Shows a covered platform, railroad tracks, and empty wagons. A telephone pole is positioned in the center of the platform. A porter hangs from the caboose of a train. Men...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1914
    • Industries construction scene working canal near Alameda

    • Workmen use a horse-drawn dredge to dig out the side of Archer Canal on Alameda Avenue, Denver, Colorado. Charles S. Lillybridge's house and studio is nearby. A bridge over the water is in the distance.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.--Homes & haunts--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Dredging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Abandoned mine

    • Prospectors dig near an abandoned mine and a sluice in Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Prospecting--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Gregory gold diggings Colorado, May, 1859 Page 181.

    • Reproduction of a drawing of prospectors digging for gold in Gregory's Gulch in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Men pan for gold, pour rocks into a sluice, and dig in the stream. Log cabins and tents are behind.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1960.; Gold miners--Colorado--Central City--1930-1950.; Gold mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Industries construction crew of men working with shovels

    • Workmen dig with shovels at a construction site near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. A steam shovel is nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam shovels--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen dig with shovels and picks in a ditch possibly near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Other men stand on a wood plank bridge and look on.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda project

    • Workmen dig a canal from Archer Canal to the concrete mixing plant for the construction of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass in Denver, Colorado. A tractor and wooden supports are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canal construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Road repair - views along road to Mesa Verde

    • A group of men works to remove a large slab of rock that lies on the uphill side of the steep slope next to a road, possibly Knife Edge Road in Mesa Verde National Park. Some men sit on top of the thick slab while others dig to remove debris from...
    • Knife Edge Road (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Road construction--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mountain roads--Colorado--History.
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Panning the Platte River

    • Men pan or dig for gold in the water, Denver County, Colorado, at (possibly) a hydraulic placer mining class; cars and adobe houses are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Adobe buildings--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hydraulic Mining--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen dig with shovels near a sluice in Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. A bridge on Alameda Avenue is in the distance.
    • Sluices--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Construction crew

    • Workmen dig a hole with shovels at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Railroad bridges and side-dump railroad cars are nearby.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • City Park

    • Men dig ditches in City Park, Denver, Colorado; houses and billboards are in the background.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1941, February
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • A group of men digs at the base of a rock overhang in Fewkes Canyon in Mesa Verde National Park. Dressed in work clothes, several of the men are huddled over. Several shovels rest on the ledge above where the men dig. Another man stands on the...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Excavating for reduction mill

    • Miners dig in an embankment with picks and shovels, in (probably) Colorado; another man looks on.
    • Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Lincoln School in Sterling, Colo.

    • The Fifth Grade class from Lincoln Elementary School in Sterling, Colorado in Logan County harvest vegetables, including carrots, potatoes, and turnips. Several boys dig into the ground with shovels. The girls sit on the ground and sort the...
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Harvesting--Colorado--Sterling--1940-1950.; Students--Colorado--Sterling--1940-1950.
    • October, 1942
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen dig a channel between the Archer Canal and the South Platte River near the Alameda Avenue bridge, part of the Alameda Avenue underpass construction project, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • New Mexico, views

    • Two men dig at the base of a thick wall among the remains of the Pecos Pueblo Mission in New Mexico. The wall is cracked in several areas. Portions of wood beams protrude from the wall above where the men stand. In 1915, Jesse Nusbaum was...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pecos National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Churches--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Missions--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblos--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo...
    • [1915?]
    • Durango, Colo.

    • View looking down on Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County; shows spectators on boardwalk watching workers dig into the ground to install a cistern, wagons and other machinery around hole, and commercial storefronts along Main Street.
    • Durango (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cisterns--Colorado--Durango--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Gold dredging

    • Hydraulic placer gold mining dredge, possibly in Summit County, Colorado. Shows conveyor buckets on front of dredge used to dig gravel.
    • Dredges--Colorado--1900-1910.; Gold dredging--Colorado--1900-1910.; Conveying systems--Colorado--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Miners

    • Miners dig with shovels at an excavated area in Colorado.
    • Miners--Colorado--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Industries construction Alameda subway

    • Workmen dig with shovels and load a side-dump car, on a temporary railroad track at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site, in Denver, Colorado. Wooden scaffolding is nearby.
    • Dump cars--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction pipe laying scene on S. Lipan St.

    • Workmen dig a ditch and hammer wooden supports into the ground to lay pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane with a digging attachment is nearby on temporary railroad tracks. Industrial buildings are in...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Gates' "War Garden" Effort

    • Women from Gates Rubber Company tend to a war garden plot. Some women wear coveralls with "Gates half-50lb tire" printed on the back. Other women wear dresses and loose blouses while they harvest, hoe, and dig in the garden. The Gates Rubber...
    • Gates Rubber Company--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gardening--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1919]
    • Shaw dig -- Hulbert Eq.

    • Portrait of a Tenth Mountain Division soldier, either the photographer or possibly Shaw, in a fox hole. He is holding a knife with both hands; piles of equipment are arranged on both sides of the foxhole cut steep into the hillside. The equipment...
    • Foxholes--1940-1950.; Military equipment--1940-1950.; Soldiers--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • 1945
    • Sinking shaft with windlass

    • Miners use a windlass to dig a mine shaft in Colorado. The shafthouse, a tailings dump, and mine railroad of another mine are in the distance.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • 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
    • Trinity United Methodist Church [Sunday service brochure].

    • Service brochure for Trinity Methodist Church located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; Methodist Church--Liturgy--Periodicals.; Methodist Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colorado)--1990-2000.
    • 1999 December 24
    • Platte River embankment 31st St. bridge

    • Workmen dig near an embankment by the South Platte River in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pick-up trucks are parked nearby.
    • Embankments--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1930-1940.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1931 and 1935]
    • The Greyhound lode, (Galena.) Cheyenne mountain

    • Women watch a group of men dig for silver inside a pit with shovels and mallets on Cheyenne Mountain, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Cheyenne Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.; Silver mining--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.; Women--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • The famous Bonanza Mine

    • Men dig in a large crevice near a wooden mine works building at the Bonanza Mine. Mine tailings stand near the crevice. The building has a metal smokestack. An anchored pole stands near the building.
    • Tailings embankments--1890-1920.; Mining--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1915]
    • Digging trail to haul logs to Mascot

    • Miners dig a trench in the snow to haul logs to the Mascot Mine near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Digging--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Snow--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Winter--Colorado--American...
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 5, 1919 May

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19190501
    • First Baptist Church Diamond Anniversary

    • Book commemorating the Diamond Anniversary of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a description of the history of the church, is former locations, photographs and a list of members of the congregation.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1939

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