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    • Laying of cornerstone

    • A group of men gathers for the laying of the cornerstone of Presbyterian Hospital at Franklin Street and 20th (Twentieth) Avenue in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Governor Oliver H. Shoup stands with one hand on the...
    • Presbyterian Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921
    • Laying cornerstone

    • Spectators stand in the rain and watch the dedication ceremony of the cornerstone of Cranford Hall on the campus of the State Normal School (also known as the University of Northern Colorado, Colorado Teachers College, Colorado State College of...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building dedications--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; University of Northern Colorado.
    • 1890
    • Arapahoe School - cornerstone ceremony

    • View of the cornerstone ceremony at the Arapahoe School in Denver, Colorado; people crowd the construction site, and buggies are in the foreground.
    • Arapahoe School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
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    • Laying of cornerstone at courthouse, Summit Co, Colo.

    • On Main Street, in Breckenridge, Colorado, a parade of Masons approach in their aprons, led by men with tubas or cornets, bound for the cornerstone laying ceremony at the site of the new Summit County Courthouse. Men, women, children, power poles...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Laying of cornerstone at City and County Building by members of the Masonic Order

    • View shows men and members of the Masons, in aprons, on a platform during the placement of the City and County Building's cornerstone, Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Freemasons--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • February 21, 1931
    • Masonic Lodge F F & A M going west on Lincoln

    • This view of Breckenridge, Colorado, looking northwest on Lincoln Street, is of a parade of some fifty men in suits, hats, and white Masonic aprons heading east on the dirt street toward the camera. A man with a waist-mounted bass drum leads....
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Celebrations--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Laying cornerstone

    • Members of the community of Greeley, Colorado, in Weld County gather around the dedication site of Cranford Hall on the new campus of the State Normal School (also known as University of Northern Colorado, Colorado Teachers College, Colorado State...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building dedications--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; University of Northern Colorado.
    • 1890
    • Laying of cornerstone

    • A crowd of men, women, and children gathers in an open lot for a ceremony to lay the cornerstone of Presbyterian Hospital at Franklin Street and 20th (Twentieth Avenue) in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Two men stand at the...
    • Presbyterian Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921
    • Cornerstone of Yeshiva laid

    • Men pose by the cornerstone at Yeshiva Toras Chaim at 1400 Quitman Street in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men, women, and a police officer are in the background. Rabbi Mordechai Burstein, Ed Rosenbloom, Ed Grinus, Judah...
    • Yeshiva Toras Chaim (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Jewish day schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; West Colfax (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Church schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Cornerstone...
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    • Arapahoe School - cornerstone ceremony

    • View of the cornerstone ceremony at the Arapahoe School in Denver, Colorado; people crowd the construction site, and buggies are in the foreground.
    • Arapahoe School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • [1872 January 24]
    • Denver Public Library cornerstone laying

    • People watch the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men (one Black, African American) and women pose by building materials.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1950-1960.; African Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1955
    • Clayton home for boys laying cornerstone

    • Men and women prepare for the ceremony to commemorate the placement of the cornerstone at Clayton College at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. The buildings of the school are in the distance.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--Rites & ceremonies--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1909 September 19
    • Clayton home for boys laying cornerstone

    • Men use a crane to lower the cornerstone of Clayton College at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. Boys, girls, and women look on.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--Rites & ceremonies--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Cornerstones--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1909 September 19
    • Denver Public Library cornerstone laying

    • People watch the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men (one Black, African American) and women pose by building materials.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1950-1960.; African Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1955
    • Denver Public Library cornerstone laying

    • Men (one Black, African American) and a woman pose the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1950-1960.; Afro-Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Cornerstone...
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    • Laying the cornerstone for the Methodist-Episcopal church, Montrose, Colo.

    • A large group of people gather for the laying of the cornerstone of the new Congregational church in Montrose, Colorado. Piles of dirt and broken rock fill the area near the crowd.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Churches--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1910.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1910.
    • 1903
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 6, 1910 February 5

    • 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.
    • 1910 February 5
    • Masons waiting to set cornerstone on new City & County building

    • View shows men on a platform in preparation for the setting of the cornerstone at the City and County building, Denver, Colorado. The men wear mason's aprons over their clothing. The platform is decorated with bunting and an American flag.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Freemasons--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • February 21, 1931
    • Overview of cornerstone laying at City and County Building

    • A crowd has gathered on a rainy day to view the placement of the City and County Building's cornerstone, Denver, Colorado. Members of the Masonic Order perform the ceremony.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Freemasons--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fraternal...
    • February 21, 1931
    • Aspen - 1941

    • View in front of the Pitkin County Courthouse, in Aspen, Colorado showing a statue of a civil war soldier in uniform, standing and leaning on his rifle; statue standing atop a series of square and rectangular stones that serve as a pedestal;...
    • Pitkin County Courthouse (Aspen, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Aspen (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.
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    • Laying corner stone Franklin School our first high school

    • Well-dressed crowds attend the cornerstone dedication of Franklin School in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado. Masons and a brass band wear uniforms; girls are on the platform by a piano. Outfits include a bodice and a capote hat.
    • Fort Collins (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Fort Collins--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Fort Collins--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Gilpin School cornerstone ceremony

    • Photograph of the cornerstone ceremony during the construction of Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. An unidentified man stands on a wooden platform addressing a standing room only audience.
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Gilpin School cornerstone ceremony

    • An unidentified man stands on a wooden platform addressing a crowd during the cornerstone ceremony at Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Behind him four children are seen sitting along the half constructed wall, with other members of...
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Gilpin School placing and sealing cornerstone

    • Photograph of four children and one identified man during the placing and sealing of the cornerstone to Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Laying of corner stone, new City Hall, Longmont, Colo.

    • A large crowd gathers around a platform with tripod supporting the cornerstone for the new Longmont City Hall, Fourth (4th) Avenue and Kimbark Street, Colorado, June 1921. Several officials sit nearby on the platform and band members are at the far...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Longmont--1920-1930.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Longmont--1920-1930.
    • June 1921
    • Gilpin School cornerstone ceremony

    • Photograph of an unidentified woman addressing an audience while standing on a wooden platform during the cornerstone ceremony at Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Behind her a portion of the completed school can be seen with different...
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Gilpin School cornerstone ceremony

    • Photograph of an unidentified woman addressing an audience while standing on a wooden platform during the cornerstone ceremony at Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Behind her a portion of the completed school can be seen with different...
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Gilpin School cornerstone ceremony

    • Photograph of an unidentified man addressing an audience while standing on a wooden platform during the cornerstone ceremony at Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Behind him a portion of the completed school can be seen with different...
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Gilpin School cornerstone ceremony

    • Photograph of an unidentified man addressing an audience while standing on a wooden platform during the cornerstone ceremony at Gilpin Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Behind him a portion of the completed school can be seen with different...
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949 September
    • Mr. F. R. Ross reading list of articles placed in 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.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Bicycles &...
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    • Mr. Wm. B. Tebbetts making the address at laying of 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.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Bicycles &...
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    • Gov. Buchtel's speech at corner stone laying

    • Colorado Governor Henry Augustus Buchtel speaks to a crowd at the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A United States flag and the Burton residence are...
    • 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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    • 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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    • Gov. Buchtel's speech at corner stone laying

    • Colorado Governor Henry Augustus Buchtel speaks to a crowd at the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A United States flag and the Burton residence are...
    • 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...
    • 1907 April 11
    • Mr. C. R. Dudley placing copper box in 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...
    • 1907 April 11
    • Gov. Buchtel's speech at corner stone laying

    • Colorado Governor Henry Augustus Buchtel speaks to a crowd at the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A United States flag and the Burton house are in...
    • 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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    • Rabbi Friedman invocation at laying of 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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    • Laying cornerstone of courthouse

    • A large crowd is gathered on sloping ground at the ceremony for the laying of the cornerstone of the Summit County Courthouse in Breckenridge, Colorado. The men wear suits and hats and the women are in dresses and elegant hats. Within the crowded...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Laying cornerstone of courthouse

    • A large crowd is gathered on sloping ground around a cordoned off area at the ceremonial laying of the cornerstone of the Summit County Courthouse in Breckenridge, Colorado. The men are in suits and hats and the women wear dresses and elegant hats....
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • July 31, 1909
    • Ceremonies at New St. Thomas Seminary

    • Photomontage of activities surrounding the opening ceremonies of Saint Thomas Seminary at 1300 South Steele Street in the Cory-Merrill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Scenes include the placement of the cornerstone in the building, a procession...
    • St. Thomas' Seminary (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Seminarians--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Cory-Merrill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Cornerstone...
    • 1926 March 15
    • Gov. Henry Buchtel delivering address at corner stone laying

    • 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...
    • 1907 April 11
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 14, 1910 April 2

    • 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.
    • 1910 April 2
    • The laying of the cornerstone of the First Presbyterian church

    • Spectators in Canon City, Colorado, watch a beam and pulley at the cornerstone laying ceremony for the First Presbyterian Church. Backs of women in the foreground show details of bodices, ribboned hats, fur coats, lace collars, and hairstyles...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cornerstones--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Laying cornerstone of courthouse

    • A large crowd is gathered on sloping ground at the ceremonial laying of the cornerstone of the Summit County Courthouse in Breckenridge, Colorado. The men are in suits and hats, the women are in dresses and elegant hats. A touring car with four...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Laying of cornerstone of the Mt. Moriah lodge. No. 89.

    • A crowd in Canon City, Colorado, gathers for the laying of the cornerstone of the Mount Moriah Masonic Lodge, at the southeast corner of 5th (Fifth) and Main. People carry umbrellas and cornets, and wear uniforms, sack suits and hats. Horses and...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Cornerstone laying ceremony at City and County building

    • A man reads a speech into a microphone during the cornerstone ceremony at the City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Participants wear mason aprons over their clothing, one man holds a time capsule box. The platform is decorated with bunting...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Freemasons--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
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    • Laying of the cornerstone for the Denver City and County building, performed by the members of the...

    • Members of the Masonic Order look on as the cornerstone to the Denver City and County Building is lowered into place, Denver, Colorado. The men wear mason aprons over their clothing. A platform is decorated with bunting and an American flag.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Freemasons--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
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    • Golden High School

    • Exterior photograph of cornerstone laid in 1923 on the southwest corner of Golden High School building located in Golden, Colorado. The 1924 building, designed by noted architect Eugene G. Groves, is significant as a rare and well-executed local...
    • Golden High School (Golden, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Golden (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Schools--Colorado--Golden--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Golden.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Golden.;...
    • 1996 July

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