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  • All fields: Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.
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    • Station equipment, old model booth, #30 type

    • View of a row of telephone booths at the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. The five telephones are housed in wooden booths with ornate arched windows and small glass panes. Each booth is identified with a number.
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    • 1915
    • Pole lines, Lakewood, Colo.

    • View of telephone poles and lines on the shoulder of a dirt road in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. A row of trees, barbed wire fence, and a shallow ditch parallel the road. Pedestrians are on the road in the distance.
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    • 1914
    • Pole lines crossing R. R.

    • View of telephone poles with multiple cross arms on a dirt road in Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. A sign near a railroad crossing reads: "Look Out, The Cars." Houses and trees are in the distance.
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    • 1914
    • Crossings, high potential, Frederick, Colo.

    • View of telephone poles along a dirt road in Frederick (Weld County), Colorado. The poles have multiple cross arms. Shows barbed wire fences and open fields.
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    • 1914
    • Pole lines, Lafayette, Colo., north of

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone poles near a dirt road and reservoir north of Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows barbed wire fences, trees, and fields.
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    • 1914
    • W. Morgan, exchange equipment, terminal room

    • View of the terminal room in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph exchange building in Morgan (Conejos County), Colorado. A candle stick telephone sits on a desk near other switchboard equipment. Wires, circuits, and control panels line the...
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    • 1914
    • Pole lines, Larimer & 12th

    • View of telephone poles on Larimer Street near the intersection with 12th Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The poles are reinforced with cross beams and utility boxes are positioned near the tops of the poles. Shows businesses across the street...
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    • 1914
    • Auto equipment, old trucks, white, construction, used at Pueblo

    • View of a truck used by the Mountain State Telephone and Telegraph Company in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The truck has a hand brake, sirens, and plastic windshield rolled and attached to the roof of the automobile. Words painted on the side...
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    • 1914
    • Station equipment, booth, #30 type

    • View of a telephone booth in a building probably in Denver, Colorado. The booth is an ornate wood structure with small panes of glass and a heavy wooden door. A sign on the telephone reads: "If I had a telephone here at home it would not be too...
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    • 1915
    • Lakewood exchange equipment, old exchange switchboard

    • View of a switchboard and circuits at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Cords are stretched across the work station. A telephone booth is in the corner of the room.
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    • 1915
    • Station equipment, old model telephone booth, #30 type

    • View of a telephone booth in a building probably in Denver, Colorado. The booth is a wooden ornate model with glass pane windows and heavy wooden door. A sign on the door depicts a bell logo and reads: "Local and Long Distance." A stuffed animal is...
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    • 1915
    • 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...
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    • 1914
    • Ford delivery

    • View of a Ford delivery truck used by the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company in Denver, Colorado. A bell logo is painted on the side of the truck and lettering reads: "Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Company, Local and Long Distance...
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    • 1919
    • Pole lines, office pole

    • View of telephone poles and lines on a street in Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows store fronts and a car. A sign in one window reads: "Groceries." A sign with a bell logo and the words: "Local Long Distance Telephone" hangs from the...
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    • 1914
    • First heavy duty trucks used by company

    • Men pose with Mountain States Telephone and Telephone Company trucks on Champa Street, in Denver, Colorado; lettering on vehicles and on an incised stone arch reads: "Telephone Building," "Mountain States Telephone & Telegraph Company." A house...
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Crossings, high potential, Berthoud, Colorado

    • View of telephone poles that parallel railroad tracks in Berthoud (Larimer County), Colorado. Colorado and Southern Railroad Company cars sit on railroad cars. Warehouses, elevators, and a building with a mansard roof are in the distance.
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    • 1914
    • Pole lines, transcontinental, east of

    • View of telephone poles positioned along a dirt road in Broomfield (Boulder County), Colorado. Each pole has multiple cross arms. Shows barbed wire fence lines, open fields, and woods.
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    • 1915
    • Terminal room

    • Wires are strung over metal frames in the terminal room of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Bare electric light bulbs hang from the ceiling.
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    • 1914
    • Removing poles - lower 15th St, Denver

    • View of 15th (Fifteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; men work with Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company poles by office buildings with signs: "The M. J. O'Fallon Supply Company," and "Balke-Collender Co."
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    • 1912
    • 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...
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    • 1914
    • Switchboards, old Kellogg, used at Centro, Colorado

    • View of a Kellogg switchboard used in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Centro (Conejos County), Colorado. The switchboard is in a mahogany wood cabinet and with forty-five plugs and cords. A circuit panel leans on the...
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    • 1911
    • Local test desk - Colorado Springs Exchange equipment

    • Interior view of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company office in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows telephones, microphones, switches, dials, and a road map of Colorado.
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    • 1914
    • Pole lines - Louisiana between York & Elizabeth Sts

    • View of the Cory - Merrill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company poles, houses, wagons, rutted dirt road, and distant Saint Thomas Seminary buildings.
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    • 1914
    • Pole lines - Lafayette, Colo - transcontinental line

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company poles in Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado; a woman hangs laundry by houses and a grain silo. Sign reads: "Speed Limit for Autos Motors is 8 Miles."
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    • 1914

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