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    • 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]
    • 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]
    • 1934 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.10

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1934
    • 1935 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.11

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1935
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Artesian Well No. 2, Montrose, Colo.

    • Men, girls, and a dog pose in front of a wooden pump house in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. A frame tower with a ladder is above the well shaft. A flywheel, cables, pipes, water tank, and smokestack are nearby.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Artesian wells--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Pumping stations--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1887 May 1
    • As-U-Go

    • On cover, "Issued to commemorate the retirement of the street car and the complete conversion of Denver's public transit system to rubber-tired vehicles."
    • Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Local transit--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1950 June 3
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Ben Butler Mine, Eagle River Canyon

    • Two men stand on narrow gauge tracks near a signal on the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad near a mine identified as the Ben Butler Mine, Eagle River Canyon (Eagle County), Colorado. A train is on the tracks and a man is in the caboose. Shows...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gilman (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Gilman--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • 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
    • Bridge, Royal Gorge, Grand Canon of the Arkansas River

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Hanging Bridge over the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. The bridge has steel girder plate construction reinforced by two cross beams and cables. Steep granitic walls flank the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1888 and 1890]
    • Car #24, the first in actual service

    • View of two street railway cars nearing an intersection in Pueblo, Colorado, shows men standing in the street and boys on the sidewalk with street car number 24 approaching the intersection, cables overhead. This is the street car reputed to be...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Street railroads--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • [1921]
    • Cell house #2

    • The interior of cell house number two at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, has two floors of bracketed balconies, with open, barred doors; each has a number sign at the lock. Cables stretch up from the railings, and a man in a suit...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cells--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1900
    • 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?]
    • 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]
    • 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?]
    • Coal mine

    • Men pose beside a tram at a coal camp in probably Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows a coal processing building, cables and coal piled in coal cars. Tailings piles, railroad tracks, houses and snow are in a valley.
    • Las Animas (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas--1890-1920.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Las Animas--1890-1920.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Las Animas--1890-1920.
    • [between 1895 and 1915?]
    • 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]
    • 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
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. quarries, Marble, Colo.

    • Exterior view of mine buildings, adits, and quarries of Colorado Yule Marble Company, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; two of the three quarry openings are visible. The 50 ton electric crane is anchored by cables to the quarry...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • 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?]
    • Continental Bldg., Denver, Colo.

    • Continental Building, 16th (Sixteenth) and Lawrence Streets, Denver, Colorado; Denver Republican (newspaper) building two doors to left; shows street railway tracks and cables, street light in left foreground, and bicycles and horsedrawn carriages...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1913]
    • 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]
    • D&RGW

    • Railroad employees use cables to tip Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad refrigerator car #59 off the tracks. Workers use torches to dismantle another railroad car in the yard at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows piles of scrap metal,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad refrigerator cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 November
    • D&RGW

    • Railroad workers use a fixed gantry crane to transfer stacks of lumber between narrow gauge flat cars, and a standard gauge gondola car in the railroad yard at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Cables are used to hoist the bundled lumber between...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Gantry cranes--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Alamosa County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Lumber--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroad freight...
    • 1949 October
    • Debris from engine explosion cleared

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad locomotive mangled from an explosion in probably Denver, Colorado. Metal wreckage is piled on a flatbed railroad car. Shows a crane with cables, a viaduct, and a water tower in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1941 February 4
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 11, 1909 May 1

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090501
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 2, 1909 February 27

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090227
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1910 March 19

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19100319
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 21, 1910 May 21

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19100521
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 41, 1910 October 8

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19101008
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 12, 1911 March 18

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19110318
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 21, 1911 May 20

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19110520
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 3, 1911 January 14

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19110114
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 5, 1911 January 28

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19110128
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 35, 1912 August 31

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19120831
    • Denver Tramway Company building, interior

    • Interior view of the Arapahoe Barn, Central Division carhouse, Denver Tramway Company, Denver, Colorado; shows electric street railway cars, tracks, switching, electric cables, and a bicycle.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1912?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • DTC Park Hill car no. 230 in 900 block of 17th street

    • View of Denver Tramway Company trolley Park Hill number 230 on 17th (Seventeenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Downtown business signs and awnings read: "Postal Telegraph Commercial Cables", "Mutual Life", "National Life U.S.A.", "Brunskill Sign...
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905]

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