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    • Excavation at Station 2633

    • "Excavation at Station 2633 to Station 2638 showing mixed and Solid Rock Excavation," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood Springs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1933 and 1934]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 22, 1910 May 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.
    • 19100528
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • View looking west shows excavation and preliminary construction of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. The Denver Mint building is across Cherokee Street. Sign on nearby building reads: "'Safest in the World,' World Moving and...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town...
    • 1929 April 20
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • View looking south shows a steam shovel moving dirt, excavation, and preliminary construction at the Denver City and County Building site, Denver, Colorado. A policeman and worker look on.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 April 20
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • View looking west shows a steam shovel, excavation, and preliminary construction at the Denver City and County Building site, Denver, Colorado. Painted on the side of the machinery: "S. M. & S. J. Feely Excavators, 1119 18th St., Tabor 861, No. 3."...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town...
    • 1929 April 20
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • View of the excavation for the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado; shows the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, the Denver Public Library building, the dome on the State Capitol building, and the steeple of the First United...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 April 6
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • pick ax.; Pithouses A, B and C of Step House lie at the base of a massive rock overhang in Mesa Verde National Park. The cliff dwelling site is under excavation, and men stand holding shovels in their hands. The man in the background is future...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Industries construction crew at work at Alameda subway

    • Workmen, who include Idaho and a boy, pose near a Nagle vertical center crank water pump in the bottom of an excavation pit at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Clayton Ryan, on horseback, is near Idaho.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Holes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Water...
    • [1909]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 3, 1909 March 6

    • 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.
    • 19090306
    • Excavation for Writer's Square

    • View of the construction site for Writer's Square on the 1500 block of Larimer street in the Union Station neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Shows an excavation site with pilings, a truck trailer. automobiles and heavy equipment.
    • Writer's Square (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Building construction.; Excavation.; Condominiums.; Writer's Square (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1979
    • Tremont House, south wall

    • Excavation photograph of the location of the South Wall of the Tremont House in relation to the excavation trench.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1988 December 20
    • Glenwood Canyon series

    • View of rock excavation at Station 2947 and 2956, on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado (end of Contract #11958); shows the Colorado River, rock canyon walls and power lines.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Glenwood Canyon series

    • View of excavation at Station 3046 and 3049 on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park, lies under a massive rock wall. Shown before excavation, piles of rocks and mounds of dirt cover the location of the pithouses. The remains of a rock wall lie at the base of the rock...
    • Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Deric.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Intact Cellar From Row House

    • The excavation and "grid-ding" of excavation units in a nearly intact cellar on the west end of the row homes. Archival data suggests the debris came from the residence of Mildred T. Yale a widow who lived at the site for nearly its entire period...
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    • 2009 Aug 6
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 3, 1910 January 15

    • 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.
    • 19100115
    • 1421 Champa, construction progress, excavation

    • View of excavation at the construction site of the Colorado Telephone Company Building at 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows a cut stone foundation, stone rubble, iron pipes, iron fittings, and construction debris. Two winches are set up...
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1902, June 4
    • Construction site

    • View shows excavation at the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 June 22
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • A large hole has been excavated to accommodate the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. A tall, central support is topped with the American Flag, the Colorado State Flag, and the Denver City Flag; shows the Greek Theater and Colonnade...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • View looking south shows two steam shovels excavating the space to be occupied by the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 April 13
    • Excavation dump trucks and equipment

    • Men pose with a line of dump trucks, probably in Denver, Colorado. Shows an excavation site that includes machinery with pulleys, cranes, conveyor belts and drills. Smokestacks, piles of unearthed material, storage tanks, a railroad car labeled:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Dump trucks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Excavation for the Denver City and County Building

    • Panorama looking southeast shows men, equipment, heavy machinery, and stacks of lumber at the construction site of the Denver City and County Building, Denver, Colorado. Also included: Denver Public Library building, dome of the State Capitol...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Library--1920-1930.; Concrete construction--Formwork--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building...
    • 1929 May 4
    • Industries - construction - view near Alameda Avenue

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation and men working with wood shoring.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Construction of the Alameda Ave. subway

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, crane tracks, and the concrete plant.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Union Station excavation

    • Photograph of the Environmental Protection Agency's excavation near Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Different surface layers of occupation can be seen in the walls of the trench. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • Undated
    • Four Mile House excavation

    • Photograph of the back hoe during the archealogy excavation near the house at the Four Mile House located in Denver, Colorado. With a portion dating from 1859, Four Mile House is Denver's earliest surviving structure. The location served as the...
    • Four Mile Historic Park (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1977 January
    • Industries - construction - Alameda subway scene

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation and men working with a collapsed wooden structure.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1900 or 1910]
    • Industries - construction - overview  at Alameda

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, the railroad bridge, horses, men, houses, and a building with sign: "The Call Automatic Switch Company."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Urban renewal

    • Spectators watch excavation at a construction site near Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows pedestrians, automobiles, a Denver Tramway trolley car, and a Bucyrus Erie dredge. Signs on buildings read, "Loan Office, Money to Loan on anything of...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 June
    • Industries - construction - scene with teams near Alameda and Platte River

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows men and horse drawn scoops or excavation equipment.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the park in front of the Colorado State Capitol building, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial...
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    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the Colorado State Capitol building, a park, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building annex, the...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial...
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    • Industries - construction - crane on Lipan Street site

    • View of construction, excavation, trenches with shoring, men, and a clamshovel crane on Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs on Alameda Avenue include: "Hargreaves Groceries," and "Look Out For The Cars."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Excavation

    • View of the excavation site for construction of the First National Bank of Denver building at 621 17th (Seventeenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. A dump truck and equipment are at the site. Signs on nearby buildings read: "Pappers Clothing Always...
    • First National Bank of Denver--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1956 June 7]
    • Tremont House, general view of excavation site

    • General view of the excavation site for the Tremont House with open trenches in various stages shown.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1989 May 4
    • Tremont House, view of bottom of excavation trench

    • View of the bottom of an excavation trench at the Tremont House site.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1989 May 4
    • Industries - construction - scene at Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, houses, and rail tracks.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Tremont House, general view of excavation site

    • General view of the excavation site for the Tremont House with open trenches in various stages shown.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1989 May 4
    • Tremont House, view of excavation trenches

    • View of several excavation trenches from the Tremont House with possible wood debris from site.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1989 May 4
    • Industries - construction - scene at Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows men, horses, excavation, and industrial buildings.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Industries - construction - scene at Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, a dog, men working, horses, and a building with letters: "The Call Automatic Switch Co."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Industries - construction - scene during work on Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows horses, excavation, and the railroad bridge.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Planting in the Cherry Creek forest to hide old dumping ground

    • View of a landscaping and flood control project by Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado; shows excavation, a bare root pine tree, construction debris, a former dump, and houses in the Speer Neighborhood.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Speer (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1910-1920.; Erosion protection works--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1918
    • Tremont House, view of trench in various stages of excavation

    • Photograph of a trench in various stages of excavation with partially uncovered stone structure from the Tremont House site.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1989 May 4
    • Tremont House excavation team

    • An excavation team works on unearthing onsite brick structures.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1988 December 20
    • Tremont House, view of bottom of small excavation trench

    • Photograph showing the bottom of a small excavation trench with possible piping system and wood debris in-situ.
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1989 May 4
    • Excavations- Pueblo of Ty-u-on-yi--Rito de los Frijoles

    • Tyuonyi Ruins, Native American (Anasazi) pueblo ruins, before excavation, near Capulin Canyon, Pajarito Park (Bandelier National Monument), New Mexico. The stone masonry ruins stand in a semi-circular formation with one kiva hole in the center. A...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological sites--New...
    • 1909
    • Conduit #13

    • A construction worker monitors the excavation of a trench probably in Denver, Colorado. A trenching machine with a bucket attachment pulls out dirt from the side of the trench. Two large metal pipes lie in the bottom of the trench. Bungalow style...
    • Trenching machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1942 November
    • Four Mile House Excavation

    • Photograph of four men at the excavation of the Four Mile House located in Denver, Colorado. With a portion dating from 1859, Four Mile House is Denver's earliest surviving structure. The location served as the last stage stop, before entering...
    • Four Mile Historic Park (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • 1977 January

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