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    • Bridge across the Platte River

    • View looking down the footbridge that spans the North Fork of the South Platte River in Ferndale, Colorado, in Jefferson County. Steel cables support part of the wooden bridge.
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1930-1940.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Ferndale--1930-1940.
    • September 21, 1939
    • Colo. National Bank, September 1920

    • Exterior view of the Colorado National Bank, 17th (Seventeenth) and Champa Street, Denver; shows 1915 Neoclassical Greek temple style features, Colorado Yule marble and fluted columns with Ionic capitals. Sign on adjacent building reads: "Postal...
    • Colorado National Bank--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • September 1920
    • Workmen, 14th Street Viaduct

    • Two workmen pose under a bridge on the South Platte River in Denver (Denver County) Colorado. One man wears a hat, work pants, boots and suspenders. The other man wears a hat, a pair of denim overalls and work boots. Cables hang from under the...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River (Colo.and Neb.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • July 1899
    • Fort Collins, Colorado

    • A streetcar passes through an intersection in front of another streetcar in Fort Collins, Colorado in Larimer County. Both cars are attached to electrical cables suspended in the air. Words painted on the sides of the trolleys: "Fort Collins...
    • Fort Collins (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Street railroads--Colorado--Fort Collins--1950-1960.; Fort Collins Municipal Railway (Fort Collins, Colo.)
    • April 5, 1950
    • Chair lift, Aspen

    • View of a single person chair hanging from the chairlift cable above Aspen Mountain, Aspen, Mountain; features Aspen trees in bloom and other vegetation on the hillside; other chairs hang from the cables at the base of the hill; town of Aspen and...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Skiing--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • Mechanized buckets lift dirt onto the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge probably near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows steel beam framework and cables.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Conveying systems--Colorado--Fairplay--1940-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1940-1950.; Dredging--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Urad Mine

    • Interior view of the inside of a tunnel at the Urad Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows ore cars, tracks, a bucket, pipe sections and cables.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Urad Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1940-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Mill buildings

    • View of multi-level processing mills with gabled roofs, probably in Colorado. Shows tailings, barrels, piles of logs, a guard rail and a rocky hill. Cables hang from a roof.
    • Mills--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Electric bus

    • View of an electric, rubber-tired trolley coach on Lincoln Avenue and the Colorado State Capitol building in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Corporation electric bus reads: "DTC" and number "535" and is...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Road tunnel construction in Red Rocks Park

    • Laborers pose near ore cars and on stone rubble, in the entrance to a road tunnel under construction, in Red Rocks Park, a Denver Mountain Park near Morrison in Jefferson County, Colorado. Dual railroad tracks enter the tunnel. Shows a sandstone...
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1930-1940.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Red Rocks Park (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Construction workers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.; Construction--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1937 and 1940?]
    • Central City. Saratoga Mine (C-46)

    • A group of miners stands in a cage inside a mine, possibly the Saratoga Mine in Russell Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. Cages such as this replaced bucket hoists by the 1880s in many mines, and...
    • Mine hoisting--Colorado--Colorado--Central City--1880- 1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Eagle Canyon

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad cars edge the Eagle River, in Eagle County, Colorado. A trestle catwalk serves a mine entrance, and a bucket shows on cables. Belden District mining structures supported by stilts are built on cliff faces;...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1930-1940.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gilman (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Gilman--1930-1940.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Gilman--1930-1940.; Railroad...
    • [between 1934 and 1940?]
    • So. Platte Dr. Co.

    • View of iron beams, cables, and pulleys on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Aerial tramway from Ferris Haggarty mine

    • View shows the aerial tramway used at the Ferris Haggarty mine, Wyoming. Cables and buckets are attached to the central support tower.
    • Ferris-Haggarty Mine (Carbon County, Wyo.)--1930-1950.; Aerial tramways--Wyoming--1930-1950.; Mining--Wyoming--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • View of a tall iron beam structure that is part of the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows the iron beam framework, pulleys, and cables.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • View of equipment on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge probably near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows chains, cables, and iron beams.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Mining machinery--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • Buckets scoop soil from the Middle Fork South Platte River bed to be processed on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows iron beam framework, pulleys, and cables.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Dredging--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • Mechanized buckets scoop up soil on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows rock filled alluvial soil, cables, iron beams, and buckets.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Dredging--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • View of an iron framework on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows mechanized buckets transporting dirt, cables, iron beams, and the Platte River.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Conveying systems--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • View of bucket mechanisms on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows iron beams, cables, and buckets.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Dredging--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Drg. Co.

    • View of an iron framework of machinery on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Shows cables, pulleys, and buckets.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Waldorf, Colo. altitude: 11,666 feet at Post Office

    • View of Waldorf, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows buildings including (l to r): power house, stable, Post Office, and cables of the bucket line from Santiago to Waldorf.
    • Waldorf (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • We-got-em mine

    • View of a tailings embankment at the We-got-em mine (Gilpin County Gold Mining Company), Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows cables and a log retaining wall.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; We-Got-Em Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • View from tram of Shenadoah Dives Co. Mill in distance

    • View of the Shenandoah-Dives mine aerial tramway in Arrastra Basin, San Juan County, Colorado; shows a steel tower and cables, a ranch house, and Boulder Mountain. Structures for milling gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc are in the Animas River...
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1920-1960.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1920-1960.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1960.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1960.
    • [between 1929 and 1953?]
    • Washington Avenue, Golden

    • Cars are parked on Washington Avenue in Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. Brick commercial buildings include the "Avenue Hotel," "City Tailor Shop," "Alpine Dru[g]" and the two story, brick Linder Block. Shows striped awnings on business fronts,...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Golden--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1926?]
    • Aerial mining tramway

    • View of an aerial mining tramway, in (probably) Colorado; shows a frame tower, cables, ore buckets, a weight, rock bluffs, a valley, and timber.
    • Aerial tramways--Colorado--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • 16th Stree [sic], Denver

    • Overview looking southeast on Sixteenth Street of downtown Denver, Colorado; shows a busy time of day with many automobiles parked on the streets, pedestrians on sidewalk, street railway cars and cables, lamp posts, and buildings including the Post...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1935]
    • Salt Lake City - Brigham Young's house

    • View of Beehive House and Eagle Gate, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; also shows State Street and electric tramway cables.
    • Young, Brigham, 1801-1877--Homes & haunts.; Beehive House (Salt Lake City, Utah)--1920-1930.; Salt Lake City (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Colo. National Bank Bldg. Denver

    • Exterior view of the Colorado National Bank building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Champa Streets in Denver, Colorado; built in 1915 from Colorado Yule marble; neoclassical design by Arthur A. Fisher and William E. Fisher; shows street car tracks and...
    • Colorado National Bank--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920]
    • Union Station, after 1915

    • View of Union Station, Denver, Colorado; shows automobiles and sightseeing cars, street railway tracks, and overhead electrical cables.
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Mining Exc. Bldg. Denver

    • View of the Mining Exchange building at 15th (Fifteenth) and Arapahoe Streets in Denver, Colorado (completed in 1891, razed in 1963); shows street lamps, streetcar cables, Scholtz Drug Co. Loop Store on corner of building, Sell's Bakery and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1920?]
    • Colorado Yule Marble quarry

    • View of a Colorado Yule Marble Company quarry east side of Yule Creek, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Channeling machines on tracks to drill vertical holes into the marble and a large metal frame used for hoisting the stone...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Saws--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1917?]
    • Circus tent interior

    • Interior view of a Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show tent. A woman in a dress stands beside a child, a man poses on a stage prop, and probably a boy stands on a pedestal on the far side of a circus ring. The tent is supported by...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Facilities--1910-1920.; Interiors--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1915?]
    • Denver Tramway Company, building

    • View of "East Division Carhouse," Denver Tramway Company, 35th (Thirty-fifth) Avenue and Gilpin Street, Denver, Colorado; shows a brick building with corbeling, electric street railway tracks, cars and cables, operators in uniforms, and the roof of...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1912 and 1920?]
    • Hanging Bridge, Royal Gorge

    • View of the Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado shows standard gauge tracks with a concrete retaining wall and fence. The suspension bridge, flanked by steep canyon walls, is constructed of steel...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1930.; Arkansas River--1910-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1911 and 1930?]
    • 16th Street, Denver

    • View northwest from California Street down 16th (Sixteenth) Street, Denver, Colorado; shows automobiles, horse-drawn wagons, delivery wagons & carriages, street railway car & tracks, Daniels & Fisher tower, streetlights with electric tramway...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1911 and 1915]
    • Luella mine on flat near Silvercliffe [i. e. Silver Cliff]

    • A miner poses near the hoist of either the Luella or Suella Mine near Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado. The machinery includes a fly wheel and cables. "Don't Handle" is painted on the wall and a United States flag hangs on a pole nearby.
    • Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1910-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Avalanche recovery

    • A group of people stand around to watch as an automobile is towed out of a ditch with cables on a dirt mountain road somewhere in Colorado.
    • Accidents--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • At Central Loop

    • View of Central Loop, 15th (fifteenth) and Lawrence Street, Denver Tramway Company, Denver, Colorado; shows a masonry building with arcaded arches, domes, and terra cotta trim. Street railway tracks and electric cables pass in front.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • North Main Street scene

    • View of North Main Street in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings, pedestrians, cars, electric light posts and bicycles. Signs read: "First National Bank," "Drugs," "Spoors Smokehouse Billiards," "Hotel," "McCabe Millinery...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Angle station, Gold Prince tram

    • View of a gable-roofed aerial tramway station near the Gold Prince Mine near Gladstone (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows tram cables, building frame and the snow covered San Juan Range in the distance.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1920.; Gold mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • E. & C. Bldg., Denver

    • Exterior view of Ernest and Cranmer Building located at 17th (Seventeenth) and Curtis Streets, Denver, Colorado; completed in 1891 by architect Frank E. Edbrooke and Company; Postal Telegraph Cable Company and United States National Bank located on...
    • Commercial buildings--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1906]
    • Cooper Bldg., Denver

    • Cooper Building, 17th (Seventeenth) and Curtis, completed in 1892, Denver, Colorado; demolished in eight-second explosion staged by Denver Urban & Renewal Authority in 1969 for Skyline Project; eight story structure on four lots designed by Frank...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1903 and 1909]
    • Pike's Peak Ave., Colorado Springs, Colo.

    • Looking west down Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado toward Antlers Hotel (rebuilt after fire in 1898) and Pikes Peak; includes street railway tracks, suspended electric cables, and horse drawn wagons in the distant background.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1901 and 1910]
    • Pike's Peak Ave., Colorado Springs

    • Looking west on Pikes Peak Avenue toward Antlers Hotel (rebuilt after fire in 1898) and Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, Colorado; includes street railway car (center background), cables, tracks and light, and horse-drawn wagons in distant background.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1901 and 1910]
    • Mt. Logan retort Simplex

    • View of an oil shale processing facility (a retort) near De Beque (Mesa County) Colorado; shows sheds, ore cables, chutes, and pipes on a hillside.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--De Beque--1900-1920.; De Beque (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--De Beque--1900-1920.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--De Beque--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Denver Tramway Company depot & yards

    • View of "South Division" Denver Tramway Company electric station, carhouse, and shops in Denver, Colorado; shows a building with cupolas, electric street railway tracks and overhead cables, a water tank and smokestacks.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Louisiana-Colo. Mining Co., Dallie Varde Mine

    • View of aerial tram building, Dolly Varden Mine operated by Louisiana-Colorado Mining Company, on Mount Bross, near Alma, Park County, Colorado; also shows tramway cables, men or miners, a water tank, and ore buckets.
    • Bross, Mount (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Park County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Park County--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Park County--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Winter at Glenwood Springs

    • View of snow and ice covered houses, a sidewalk, fence, trees and utility cables in Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado.
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Sidewalks--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.; Snow--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.; Winter--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]

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