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    • Industries construction

    • Workmen mix concrete at a construction site probably near the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane on temporary railroad tracks and railroad engines, one of which reads: "113".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Concrete--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1909]
    • 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]
    • Industries - construction - Alameda subway with pile driver

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows a crane, excavations, and a building with letters: "The Call Automatic Switch Company."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Construction work Mr. J.A. McIntyre in front

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, cranes, columns, and construction materials are on the building.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crane is on the roof of the building.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Industries - construction - steam shovel at Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, men working, and a steam crane with lettering: "McCabe & Steen."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • View of construction in the South Platte River bed in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, a crane, and the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • View of construction in the South Platte River bed in Denver, Colorado; shows men working, a crane, and the Alameda Avenue bridge.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction scene at Lipan St. and C&S Ry.

    • Workmen single-jack a spike into a railroad tie near a pipe laying project at South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane with a clamshell attachment is on the tracks nearby. The side of the crane reads: "The Dennis Gibbons Construction Co....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Railroads Colo & So. crane working on new bridge over Alameda

    • A Colorado and Southern (C&S) Railway railroad crane hoists a metal barrier for a bridge on the tracks over the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Spectators are nearby. The side of the crane reads: "Wrecking Crane C&S...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction construction at Alameda subway

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work near a tractor and crane. A sign on a nearby building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Co. Inc."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Men and women, one man with a bicycle and a woman with a...
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1907 or 1908
    • 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 of new building

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Men work in a hole with stone walls and a crane.
    • 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.;...
    • 1906 October 12
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda project

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen shovel dirt near a tractor and crane.
    • 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.; Hoisting...
    • [1909]
    • Construction of new building - looking S.W.

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Men work in a hole with stone walls and a crane. Civic Center apartment buildings 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.; Foundations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1906 October 12
    • Construction of new building - looking east C.R.D. and Mr. McIntyre

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Men work in a hole with stone walls and a crane. Civic Center houses are in the background. John A. McIntyre observes.
    • Denver Public Library--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Foundations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1906 October 12
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use a chain and pulley supported by wooden beams to lower a section of pipe into a trench possibly near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction equipment steam-powered crane working on bridge at Alameda subway

    • Workmen work on the railroad bridges at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. A crane, which travels on tracks, is nearby.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad construction &...
    • [1909]
    • Construction work

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Building materials are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1908 March 10
    • Industries construction workmen at Lipan St. site

    • Workmen stand near a trench dug to lay pipe near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane and Hargraves Grocery Store at 1301 West Alameda Avenue are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction work setting a block on second sandstone course

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows Turkey Creek sandstone entablature blocks, construction workers, and a crane.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Construction scene

    • View of cement mixing plant, pile driver, and crane near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Construction workers are in the area.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Concrete construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pile...
    • [1909]
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crane, windlass, and cut stone pieces are near the building.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1907 or 1908]
    • Denver Public Library Construction

    • Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado consists a crane and snow-covered materials. Civic Center houses and Colfax Street 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.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Construction granite work with brick backing for main basement entrance sill for rear door

    • Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction consists of basement and foundation walls and a crane in Denver, Colorado. Civic Center houses are in the background.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Foundations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 January 21
    • Construction of new building shows 60' derrick first piece of Turkey Creek sandstone was set on...

    • Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction consists of basement and foundation walls and cranes in Denver, Colorado. Civic Center houses, Engine House Number One of the Denver Fire Department, and the Colorado State Capitol are in the background.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Foundations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 February 11
    • Placing cap stone on corner stone

    • People crowd the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane to watch the cornerstone ceremony in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and bicycles are parked; the Burton house with a covered porch is...
    • Burton, Alida--Homes & haunts.; Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Cornerstone...
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    • Industries construction scene on Lipan Street near So. Denver

    • Workmen work at a construction site while a crane on temporary railroad tracks hoists a load of dirt out of a ditch on South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. Nearby signs read: "J. R. Hargrave[s] Groceries" and "Watch Out [for] The Cars".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction scene on Lipan St. near So. Denver

    • Workmen in a trench work on wooden forms for a concrete pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane on temporary railroad tracks hoists a load of dirt nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Penstocks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Industries construction rail-mounted crane at work near Alameda

    • Workmen pose on and near a crane on railroad tracks as it hoists a beam from the ground near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Industrial buildings are in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction equipment scene with steam clam shell

    • A group of workmen pose near a crane on temporary railroad tracks at a construction site near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Steel crew at work

    • Men work at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; steel girder framework is in place.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 April 12
    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, apartment houses, men at work, a crane, and the Colorado State Capitol dome.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 June 8
    • Construction work front

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and cranes.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 August 5
    • Construction work setting crane on top

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, houses, a crane, and the dome of the Arapahoe County Courthouse in the distance.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
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    • Laying pipe with pulley hoists

    • A workman lowers a pipe with a pulley hoist at a pipeline construction site, probably near South Lipan Street, Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction work - stack room

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, cranes, and cinder block walls.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 August 19
    • Construction work setting arm of crane

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, an apartment house, and a crane.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
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    • Industries construction

    • Workmen install railings at the Alameda Avenue bridge construction site in Denver, Colorado. A crane and wooden supports are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railings--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction work - rear wall looking N.E.

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, cranes, and cinder block walls.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1907 October 3
    • Construction scene laying pipe

    • Workmen use a hand-powered pulley hoist to lower a section of pipe into a trench near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. A frame house is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction work - front N.E. Corner

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and the Burton house. John A. McIntyre stands by a hanging stone block.
    • Burton, Alida--Homes & haunts.; Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 October 7
    • City Hall bell

    • Two men install a large bell at City Hall in Denver, Colorado; the bell is tied to a platform raised by a rope and pulley. A sign on the flat bed cart reads: "Duffy's Storage and Moving Co., 1716 California St."
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bells--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Four adults near construction site by the river child sits in pull-cart

    • Outdoor portrait of men, women, and a girl near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. A crane and the Alameda Avenue bridge are in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. An automobile and house are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Construction front

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams and cranes are on the building. Construction materials are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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