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    • Big rock cut, on mile above Cabinet, N.P.R.R.

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad Company construction near Cabinet (Bonner County) Idaho. Construction workers excavate a railroad cut with picks, shovels and hand carts. Cranes lift a boulder and containers. Chinese laborers wear coolie hats....
    • Davidson, I. G. (Isaac Grundy)
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, chem. storage & mix bldgs

    • Construction workers excavate a trench near brick mix buildings at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. A man in uniform walks between the buildings and the...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, steam plant under construction

    • A crew of construction workers build the framework for the Steam Plant at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Three boilers and pipe systems are enclosed in...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, TNT storage house

    • Construction workers excavate a trench near a dynamite house at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The men wear work clothes and hard hats. The bunker is a...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Gold dredging

    • Two steam shovels excavate a ground pit for hydraulic placer gold mining, Summit County, Colorado.
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    • [1900?]
    • Hydraulic mine near Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified hydraulic mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. A miner directs a monitor nozzle to excavate and wash gravel from the ground. Shows a metal pipe attached to the nozzle. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Luke, Wellington O.
    •  
    • Hydraulic mine near Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified hydraulic mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Miners direct monitor nozzles to excavate and wash gravel from the ground. A tipple is in the distance.
    • Luke, Wellington O.
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    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Men work to excavate the pithouses of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. The farthest man is probably Marshall Finnan, future superintendent of the park. Several shovels and a pick ax are scattered throughout the excavation...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Two men stand above Pithouses A, B and C of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. The two work to excavate the site that lies under a massive rock wall. Digging tools, including a pick ax in the background and a shovel in the...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Pithouse C of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park, is under excavation. The round pithouse has slabs of sandstone around its edges and several pieces of wood protrude from the dirt ground. Another smaller ring is sunken into...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Men work to excavate the pithouses of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. Several men squat down in one of the round ditches. Digging tools lie scattered on the ground near them. The dwelling is at the bottom of a large, rock...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Men work to excavate one of the ruins of a cliff dwelling, possibly in the Wetherill Mesa, in Mesa Verde National Park. A large trench has been dug in the ground below a huge rock overhang. Shrubs are in the right foreground.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1915 and 1926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Workers excavate portions of Pithouses A, B and C in Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. Piles of rocks form a wall in one of the circular rooms under the large rock overhang where the men work. Digging tools and boxes are...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Three men excavate a cave in Spruce Tree House at Mesa Verde National Park. A large flood light is in the left foreground. A shovel leans against a mound of dirt behind where the men work. The men are wearing masks to cover their mouths. Two boxes...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1915 and 1926?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • A group of men work to excavate a room in the Bone Awl House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. Deric Nusbaum, right, helps them in one of his first excavations under his stepfather Jesse's supervision. Several rooms have been excavated...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]

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