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    • 1421 Champa, construction progress excavation

    • View of an excavated area filled with brick rubble and wood joists at the site of the Colorado Telephone Company building at 1421 Champa Street, Denver, Colorado. A cut stone wall lines a portion of the hole. Bricks are stacked near a shed-roofed...
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1902 June 4
    • 1421 Champa, construction progress, excavation

    • View of excavation at the construction site of the Colorado Telephone Company Building at 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows a cut stone foundation, stone rubble, iron pipes, iron fittings, and construction debris. Two winches are set up...
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1902, June 4
    • A pit is carved out to house the primary crusher at the Henderson Mill.

    • Construction site of the primary crusher pit at the Henderson Mine and mill, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows: cars, trucks, and a round foundation.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Excavation--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Another view of mixed excavation Sta #3214 to Sta #3223 at Sta 3220

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield or Eagle County) Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Human skeletal remains lie in a fetal position next to a pottery bowl at an excavation site, possibly at Hawikuh in New Mexico.
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.; Skeletons--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Large stone slabs, still somewhat covered with dirt, line the ground of one of the excavation sites at Hawikuh in New Mexico. The dirt wall of a ditch is in the background. The top ledge of the ditch is lined with shrubs and additional rocks.
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Two shovels lie propped over a ditch at an excavation site at Hawikuh in New Mexico. The ditch is several feet deep. Small shrubs lie in the background and a mountain top is in the distance.
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Human skeletal remains lie in the fetal position next to a pottery bowl at an excavation site, possibly at Hawikuh in New Mexico. Boots protrude into the frame from the upper edge. A digging tool lies on the ground, and a satchel strap appears in...
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.; Skeletons--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Human skeletal remains lie in the fetal position next to a pottery bowl at an excavation site of the ruins of Hawikuh in New Mexico.
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.; Skeletons--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Two men walk among the large shrubs behind the remains of a dwelling at Hawikuh in New Mexico. The site is under excavation and the stone floor is revealed below several layers of dirt.
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Six artifacts, probably from one of Jesse Nusbaum's excavation efforts in Colorado, New Mexico or Utah, displayed on a white surface. Black strips frame the top and bottom of the image. Three of the pieces are larger; the three smaller artifacts...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Four Corners Region--1900-1930.
    • [between 1907 and 1931?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Two men pause from digging and hold their shovels at their sides at an excavation site in Hawikuh, New Mexico. Both men are shown from the shoulders down. The ditch they are digging is in the foreground. Large shrubs appear in the background. The...
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • A car is parked near an excavation site of an ancient cliff dwelling. A woman sits near the car. A man leads a horse back toward where a wagon sits on the other side of the ruins. Several walls remain standing, forming rooms among the ruins. The...
    • Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Horses--Colorado--1920-1930.; Stone walls--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1920?]
    • At Christensens Red Cut

    • At Christensens Red Cut, "showing portion bank of excavation, Station 2483 to Station 2485," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado, and Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood Springs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad cuts--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • At Gypsum Passing Track

    • View of the Gypsum Passing Track; two sets of Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks show along the Colorado River, Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • At Station 2277

    • "At Station 2277, showing Earth and Loose Rock excavation," shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western tracks to Glenwood Springs; "Cut Stations 2274 plus 50 to Station 2280 plus 50," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad cuts--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • At Station 2303

    • "At Station 2303, excavation Station 2306 plus 50 to Station 2309 appearing in middle distance," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood Springs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • At Station 2320

    • "At Station 2320, looking westerly in Oscar Cut, Station 2315 to Station 2315 to Station 2339 plus 25 showing Earth and Loose Rock Excavation," Eagle or Garfield County, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood Springs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad cuts--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Borrow pit at Sta #3152 to Sta #3154

    • View in Glenwood canyon (Garfield or Eagle County) Colorado; shows men on excavated hillside by Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Borrow Pit at Station 2726

    • Borrow pit at Station 2726 to Station 2728 man at left in bottom of pit, Showing excessive width of Borrow Pit not required for excavation," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the park in front of the Colorado State Capitol building, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial...
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    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the Colorado State Capitol building, a park, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building annex, the...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial...
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    • Clear Creek - close up from ground shovel bucket dumping in 800ft bore

    • A man works in a a highway tunnel on Highway 6 in Jefferson County or Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows a steam shovel and a dump truck. Letters read: "Ed. H. Honnen Construction Co."
    • Construction workers--Colorado--1940-1950.; Dump trucks--Colorado--1940-1950.; Excavation--Colorado--1940-1950.; Road construction--Colorado--1940-1950.; Steam shovels--Colorado--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Clear Creek County, Griffith district, Terrible mine

    • An excavation site, associated with the Terrible mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado, is partially filled with water.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1930-1970.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Terrible Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1930-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Clear Creek County, Griffith district, Terrible mine

    • An excavation site, associated with the Terrible mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado, scars the landscape and is partially filled with water.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Terrible Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1930-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Clear Creek--1930-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Cliff Palace before excavation

    • View of Cliff Palace, a group of Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings, before excavation, Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. Window holes are visible throughout the masonry homes' walls. One wall has a large...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • [1908?]
    • Cliff Palace before excavation

    • View of Cliff Palace, a group of cliff dwellings before excavation, Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. Window holes are visible throughout the adobe homes' walls. The wall of one tower is almost completely missing....
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • [1908?]
    • Cliff Palace before excavation

    • View of Cliff Palace, a group of Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings, before excavation, Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. Window holes are visible throughout the adobe homes' walls. The wall of one tower is...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • [1908?]
    • Cliff Palace- looking up cañon

    • View, facing north, of ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings before excavation on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry Cliff Palace sits under a cliffside overhang stained by smoke. Most...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1908
    • Cliff Palace- Mesa Verde

    • View, facing southeast, of ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings after excavation on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry and mud mortar Cliff Palace stands underneath a cliffside...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1911
    • Cliff Palace- Mesa Verde

    • View, facing northeast of Cliff Palace, ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings, before excavation on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry and mud mortar cliff dwellings stand underneath a...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1901
    • Cliff Palace- Mesa Verde

    • View, facing southeast, of ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwelling ruins before excavation on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry Cliff Palace stands underneath a cliffside overhang. The...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1901
    • Cliff Palace- Mesa Verde

    • View facing southeast of Cliff Palace, ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings, after excavation, Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry cliff dwellings stand underneath a cliffside overhang....
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological...
    • 1911
    • Cliff Palace- Mesa Verde

    • View, facing southeast, of Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings before excavation on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry Cliff Palace stands underneath a cliffside overhang. The Fewkes Speaker...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1901
    • Cliff Palace- Sun Temple in distance

    • View, facing southwest, of ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwelling ruins on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry ruins of Cliff Palace, before excavation, stand underneath a cliffside...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Sun Temple (Colo.)--1910-1920.;...
    • 1915
    • Conduit #13

    • A construction worker monitors the excavation of a trench probably in Denver, Colorado. A trenching machine with a bucket attachment pulls out dirt from the side of the trench. Two large metal pipes lie in the bottom of the trench. Bungalow style...
    • Trenching machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1942 November
    • Conduit #16

    • Construction workers stand in a deep trench and shovel dirt over a large concrete pipe at a work site in Clear Creek valley in Jefferson County, Colorado. The pipe is forty-two inch diameter reinforced concrete pipe coated with coal tar enamel. The...
    • Excavating machinery--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.; Construction workers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.;...
    • 1936 October 16
    • Construction looking S.E. showing method of loading dirt

    • Men work with a crane, horses, a steam engine, and masonry at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in Denver, Colorado. Civic Center houses are in the background.
    • Denver Public Library--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
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    • Construction near S Lipan St

    • View of construction on Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, a crane, and shoring.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]

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