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    • Around-the-clock work is going on at the Pueblo Plant of C. F. & I. Steel

    • Interior view of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, Pueblo, Colorado, a steel and iron manufacturing plant; four male employees repair Basic Oxygen Precipitator, moving a plate into place by ropes; all men wear hardhats.
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Interiors.; Steel industry--Colorado--Pueblo--1960-1970.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company.
    • 1966
    • 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.
    • 1911 January 14
    • 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.
    • 1909 February 27
    • Power electrical stringing wires on old Alameda Street [sic]

    • Workmen install electrical wires on utility poles for street lights on Alameda Avenue near a bridge over Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. The Alameda Avenue bridge over the South Platte River is nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Chair Mtn., Crystal River

    • Distant view of Chair Mountain (elevation 12,721 feet); Crystal River and Crystal River and San Juan Railway standard gauge track are in foreground near Marble, Colorado; also shows distant railroad bridge, canyon, and telegraph poles and wires.
    • Chair Mountain (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Marble--1900-1920.; Crystal River & San Juan Railroad Company.
    • [between 1906 and 1920]
    • Denver Tramway Corp line truck # T-54 on South Pearl St 1500 blk installing trolley coach wires

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation workmen as they install trolley coach lines at 1500 South Pearl Street in the Washington Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A platform, tool chests, wires, and pipes are on the truck. Nearby signs read:...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Washington Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroad...
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 49, 1910 December 3

    • 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 December 3
    • 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.
    • 1909 May 1
    • Municipal organ wiring

    • Interior view of the pipe organ console at the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; shows wires, armatures, and a pump or motor.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Organs--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918?]
    • The Western Seed Co.

    • View of The Western Seed Company at 1421 15th (Fifteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; shows storefronts, an office building, utility wires, a car, and signs: "The Western Seed Co. Garden Field and Flower Seeds."
    • Western Seed Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Seed trade--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Construction work interior stack room

    • Interior view of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, a ladder, and guy wires are in the building.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girders--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Whitney drug store

    • Ornate spandrels top colonettes between windows of this storefront in Boulder, Colorado. A beaded mortar and pestle in the foreground tops a pole, and men posing on the sidewalk are dapper in their suits, gold chains and bowlers. Adjacent steps...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Primrose coal "trip on the fly."

    • A miner stands behind a row of coal cars from the Primrose Mine in the town of Primrose (Huerfano County), Colorado. Electric wires are strung on posts near the tracks. Shows mine buildings with smokestacks in the distance and a house with a hipped...
    • Primrose (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--Primrose--1910-1930.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Primrose--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Big snow of December 1913

    • View of deep snow from Cheyenne Street towards Pioneer Monument and the State Capitol Building, Denver, Colorado. A workman repairs wires on a power and streetlight pole. The Scholtz Drug Company is on the corner; trolley cars and the United...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • December 1913
    • Public Service Company Building, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Public Service Company building located at the west end of Sixth (6th) Street, Georgetown, Colorado. The building it is built of cinder block, designed to blend in with local architectur, and surrounded by a black metal fence....
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Power plants--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Forbes, Colorado probably strikebreakers

    • In Forbes, Las Animas County, Colorado, four coal miners pose on railroad tracks carrying picks and shovels. Telegraph wires are on the snowy railroad embankments.
    • Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal miners--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.
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    • Switchboard

    • View of the switchboard in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Pueblo (Colorado). Shows wires, headsets, speakers, and circuits. A bare electric light bulb hangs from the ceiling.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1890-1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Telephone...
    • 1897 October
    • Electronics instrument

    • Shows an electronic instrument with dials at the top, wires and metal cylinders.
    • Electronic apparatus & appliances--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Storms, Monument, Colo.

    • Workers dressed in winter clothes pose on a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company truck in Monument (El Paso County), Colorado. Wires, equipment, and a lamp hang from the truck with a sign reading: "American Telephone and Telegraph Co....
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.; Trucks--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.
    • 1916 January 4
    • Geo. Gibson Co., west side sta.

    • View of an electric generating plant located near 5th (Fifth) Street and Lawrence Street in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The plant is identified as the George Gibson Company west side station. A prominent smoke stack expels dark...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Power plants--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 September 26
    • Starting to fold 3 50 ft. middle pieces together

    • Work crew packs up the middle pieces of a tent from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Vertical wooden poles and guy wires are seen near the operation and a striped tent is in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west shows--1910-1920.
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    • Exchange equipment, 1421 Champa, toll switchboard under construction

    • View of the switchboard room at the Colorado Telephone Company Building at 1421 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. The partially constructed switchboards are pulled out from the wall. Wires are draped on the switchboards and lie in clusters on the...
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Equipment & supplies--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Telephone...
    • 1903, July 14
    • Terminal room

    • Wires are strung over metal frames in the terminal room of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Bare electric light bulbs hang from the ceiling.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Early Portland plant

    • Men pose in Portland, Fremont County, Colorado, by a horse-drawn wagon and truck loaded with full burlap sacks; wheelbarrows lie on rail tracks; a boom with wires and lumber are in the background. The Geddes & Seerie Stone Co. chose this site in...
    • Geddes & Seerie Stone Company (Portland, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Portland (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado

    • In this view of a festive Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, the street is decorated with small evergreens, an arch crosses the street in the distance with buntings and garlands, the telephone company's tall cross arm pole with wires is in the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1889]
    • The power plant building

    • View of the partially constructed power plant building at Clayton College at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. A crane with guy wires is near the rusticated stone building.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Orphanages--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Power plants--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1909 August 16
    • Ferrocarril Mexicano

    • Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México electric locomotives, tank cars and box cars wait in a railroad yard in Mexico. Lettering on the locomotives reads: "1002," "N de M," and "1006." Grain silos and a building are in the distance; electric railroad...
    • Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México--1960-1970.; Railroad locomotives--Mexico--1960-1970.; Railroad shops & yards--Mexico--1960-1970.; Railroads--Mexico--1960-1970.
    • 1960 January 4
    • Masonic Temple

    • Rooftop view of the Masonic Temple at 16th (Sixteenth) and Welton Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. The five-story rusticated stone building has arched windows, and decorative trim. Horse-drawn buggies and pedestrians are on the street. Signs...
    • Freemasons--Buildings--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Masonic buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • F. B. & L. Block, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of Fairley Brothers and Lampman Block Building, 300 East Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; this three-story brick commercial building has rock-faced stone quoins, storefront windows with displays of merchandise and goods, recessed...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1904]
    • Perigo Mill in Gilpin County

    • Large piles of wood are stacked at the side of the Perigo Mill in Gilpin County, Colorado. The mill has several levels, and two large smokestacks supported by wires protrude from the roof. Several smaller smokestacks also protrude from the roof. A...
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    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Storms, Monument, Colo.

    • View of broken utility poles in a field in Monument (El Paso County), Colorado. Telephone wires are draped on the ground. Shows a barbed wire fence and open field.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Storms--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.
    • 1916 January 4
    • City of Castle Rock turned on its 45-foot, 93-bulb, Christmas star for the 38th time

    • Chamber of Commerce President Jerry Potter, Mayor Pete Burgess, and Fire Chief Marvin Schlageter pose in front of the Christmas star on top of the Castle Rock ryholite lava rock formation above the town of Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colorado. The...
    • Castle Rock (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Christmas trees--Colorado--Castle Rock--1960-1970.; Rock formations--Colorado--Castle Rock--1960-1970.
    • 1968 December 1
    • Swinging bridge at Hot Sulphur Spgs.

    • A man stops in the middle of a footbridge that crosses the Colorado River (formerly the Grand River) near Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado. The man holds onto the wires that serve as railings on the footbridge. He wears a hat and suit. A log post juts...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1900- 1920.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Hot Sulphur...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Montrose, Colorado

    • View of Main Street in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Automobiles and horse-drawn vehicles fill the street. Flags hang on wires over the dirt road. Pedestrians are gathered on the sidewalk. Men and a couple with a baby stroller cross the...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1910-1920.; City & town life.; Commercial facilities.; Commercial streets.; Pedestrians.
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    • Lake City, Colo.

    • View of smoldering ruins of buildings after a fire in Lake City (Hinsdale County), Colorado. A boy is beside burned wood from houses or businesses. Shows utility poles, wires and a church with a steeple nearby.
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fires--Colorado--Lake City--1900-1910.; Ruins--Colorado--Lake City--1900-1910.
    • 1901 June 15
    • Lower 17th St.

    • View of 17th (Seventeenth) Street in Denver, Colorado; a man works with Colorado Telephone Company wires by snow and storefronts with signs: "The Scott Supply & Tool Co." A horse drawn merchant's wagon and Union Station are in the distance.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Equipment & supplies--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • Nederland, Colo. Tungsten new camp

    • Men pose by frame commercial buildings, Nederland, Boulder County, Colorado, (also called Tungsten Town or Camp;) signs read: "Hay, Grain & Coal Heavy Teaming & Express M. M. Burgess," and "Livery Feed Sale Stable & Garage J. Lilly & Son Prop."...
    • Nederland (Colo.)--1910-1920.
    • 1916
    • West Station

    • View of a Denver Gas and Electric Light Company facility at probably 21st (Twenty-first) and Wewatta Streets in Denver, Colorado; the brick industrial building has arched windows and smokestacks. Electric wires span utility poles, railroad tracks...
    • Denver Gas and Electric Light Company (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Power plants--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Public utility companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Idaho Springs, Miner Street

    • The view along Miner Street in Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows a large group of men watching firefighters extinguish a blaze. Smoke wafts across the street as the water plume from the hose nozzle shoots toward the second story of a building. A,...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Fires--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1920.
    • [between 1903 and 1918]
    • Leadville, Colo, main street (Harrison) south

    • This view looking south on snowpacked Harrison Avenue, the main street in Leadville, Colorado's business district, includes several landmark buildings. The Hotel Vendome, the Delaware Hotel, the old Lake County Courthouse, and the American National...
    • American National Bank (Leadville, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Delaware Hotel (Leadville, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Vendome Hotel--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Commercial...
    • 1937
    • Pack train returning to Avery for supplies for fire fighters, St. Joe National Forest, Idaho

    • View of a pack train of horses or mules on a hillside above canvas tents in Saint Joe National Forest in probably Shoshone County, Idaho. Tents are over frame floors, porches and stairs. Utility wires are near a hillside.
    • Saint Joe National Forest (Idaho)--1920-1930.; Shoshone County (Idaho)--1920-1930.; Camps--Idaho--Shoshone County--1920-1930.; Forest reserves--Idaho--Shoshone County--1920-1930.; Packtrains--Idaho--Shoshone County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1920
    • Film set in West Portal

    • Men, and probably the director, are in ore cars on a wooden trestle in West Portal (Grand County), Colorado. The site was used as the set for the silent film "Trail of '98." Men wear caps; one man wears a mining hat with a head lamp. Shows utility...
    • Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Motion picture industry--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Motion picture producers & directors--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Trestles--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.
    • [1927]
    • Monkeys City Zoo

    • Monkeys cling to cage wires at the City Park Zoo in Denver, Colorado.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Denver Zoo--1900-1930.; Monkeys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.; Zoos--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • E. Portal, Colo

    • The engineers' and contractors' dormitory at the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado is a gable-roofed building with a small porch with stairs, and is surrounded by pines and a fence; a pole and wires are nearby. Another wood building is...
    • East Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Moffat Tunnel--1920-1930.; Dormitories--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; Tunnels--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.
    • October 15, 1927
    • Cliff House in fog

    • Exterior view of the Cliff House Hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northeast. This three story frame structure with hipped gable roof and wrap around porch and balcony was the premier hotel in the west, featuring 110 rooms, hot and cold...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Cliff House (Manitou Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • September 1887
    • Ruxton Street

    • View of Ruxton Street, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northeast. The rails for the Manitou Springs trolley are to the left, and power poles and wires are at the edge of the dirt street, at the base of a steep embankment. On the right are...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1888 and 1890?]
    • Entrance to Moffat Tunnel, East Portal, Colo.

    • The East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado is a square hole into the mountain with a chimney-like structure over it. Railroad tracks go into the entrance, and a wood bridge is above it, where a sign reads, "Hitchcock & Tinkler, Inc.,...
    • East Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Moffat Tunnel--1920-1930.; Dormitories--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; Tunnels--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.
    • 1926

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