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    • Beginning of a section at R.R. siding

    • Two men stand near iron forms and lumber in an excavated ditch prepared for a pipeline for the Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Workmen, a cart, railroad tracks and a wooden building are in the distance.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stanley Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Pipelines--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.
    • [1894]
    • Leadville - water supply

    • Men in suits supervise workmen as they install a water pipeline for Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The pipeline is made of wooden staves and reinforced with metal bands (probably steel). One workman balances a wooden plank on his shoulder while...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Penstocks--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Water supply--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell, Colo.

    • Men in suits, one woman and workmen stand on top of and beside a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell, Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows an American flag on a flagpole.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell Colo.

    • View of workmen on a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County) Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows men in suits near workmen, construction tools, barrels, railroad ties and planks.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Placer mining near Russel [sic], La Veta Pass

    • Men in suits, one woman and workmen stand on top of, in windows and beside a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County), Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows an American flag on a flagpole.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ramey Mine

    • Workmen pose at the base of a hill where they are building an incline track at Ramey mine in Las Animas County, Colorado. Shaped logs lay perpendicular to a low even trench. A few iron rails lay across the logs.
    • Ramey (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Coal mining--Colorado--Ramey--1890-1910.; Inclined railroads--Colorado--Ramey--1890-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Ramey--1890-1910.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Ramey--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Quarry at Wilson's Spur, Frying Pan

    • Workers stand near a mule-drawn rail car loaded with cut stone at Wilson's Spur on the Colorado Midland Railway in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows an ax, a chisel, sledgehammers, and other tools. Workmen are in the distance. The Fryingpan River and a...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1900.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Fryingpan River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Mules--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Quarrying--Colorado--Eagle...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Mining Building, Omaha

    • View of the Mining Building during the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. The structure has a wooden frame with plaster of Paris and staff overlay. Shows a neo-classical Ionic style building with a...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Canals--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • View of Moon Anchor Gold Mining Company buildings in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows a wooden headframe, tailings, a water tank, and outhouse. The town of Cripple Creek is in the distance. Workmen and wagons are on an embankment. A...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Moon Anchor Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, in the Canyon of the Animas River (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine pulls a sidecar and excursion car on a narrow rock ledge. Passengers...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Cactus hedge near San Gabriel, Cal.

    • Workmen hold a bottle in a cactus hedge near San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California. The men wear hats.
    • San Gabriel (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Cactus--California--San Gabriel--1880-1900.; Hedges (Plants)--California--San Gabriel--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Industries construction scene at Lipan St. and C&S Ry.

    • Workmen single-jack a spike into a railroad tie near a pipe laying project at South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane with a clamshell attachment is on the tracks nearby. The side of the crane reads: "The Dennis Gibbons Construction Co....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda subway

    • Workmen sit and stand near a vertical tubular boiler and loaded wheelbarrows at the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. A railroad bridge is nearby.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Wheelbarrows--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction old Alameda bridge over Platte

    • Workmen dismantle the Alameda Avenue bridge over Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. Pieces of wood are on a nearby cart.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Cities streets street lighting scene on Alameda

    • Workmen install electric lamps on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. A convertible pick-up is parked near a bridge over the South Platte River.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street lights--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1910]
    • Industries construction working on Alameda bridge laying streetcar [sic] rail

    • Workmen lay trolley car tracks on the Alameda Avenue bridge over the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. An automobile is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda bridge

    • Workmen stand on the partially constructed Alameda Avenue bridge over the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. One man holds a large piece of cloth.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction working on Alameda bridge

    • Workmen pose on metal supports underneath a railroad bridge at the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. In the distance horses pull side-dump cars on a horse-drawn temporary railroad.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction workman at Alameda bridge

    • Workmen pose on and near a dirt embankment near the Alameda Avenue bridge over the South Platte River, Denver, Colorado. Members of a survey crew stand near a tripod while another man holds a brush over a bucket.
    • Embankments--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Surveying...
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction construction at Alameda subway

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work near a tractor and crane. A sign on a nearby building reads: "The Call Automatic Switch Co. Inc."
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda subway

    • Workmen use graders to level the ground near the concrete mixing plant at the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Concrete construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda project

    • View of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen shovel dirt near a tractor and crane.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • [1909]
    • 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]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda project

    • Workmen dig a canal from Archer Canal to the concrete mixing plant for the construction of the Alameda Avenue trolley car underpass in Denver, Colorado. A tractor and wooden supports are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canal construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction scene at Alameda project

    • Laborers work on the partially constructed Alameda Avenue bridge in Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand near an engine.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Engines--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction workmen at Lipan St. site

    • Workmen stand near a trench dug to lay pipe near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane and Hargraves Grocery Store at 1301 West Alameda Avenue are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Denver Municipal Water Works wagon & tent

    • Workmen stand near Denver Municipal Water Works wagon number 7 near a canal in Denver, Colorado. A tent with a stovepipe and an automobile are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Water supply--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Group of workmen in barn

    • Portrait of men and a boy in Denver, Colorado; sign reads: "No Smoking Allowed."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1920?]
    • Paving for streetcar [sic] track support along W. Alameda

    • Workmen pour cement near trolley tracks on the Alameda Avenue bridge over the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. A building in the distance has a sign that reads: "Six Star Lubricants".
    • Concrete construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use horse-drawn graders to level the ground at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use horse-drawn graders to level the ground near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Railroad tracks and Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcars are nearby.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen stand near horse-drawn wagons at the Alameda underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. A pile of lumber is nearby.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use horse-drawn graders to level the ground near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. They work near a utility pole. Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcars are in the distance.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Laying streetcar tracks

    • Workmen install trolley car power lines on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. A man climbs on a utility pole near a horse-drawn wagon in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Electric lines--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Laying street railroad tracks on the Alameda Avenue bridge

    • Workmen install trolley tracks on the partially constructed Alameda Avenue bridge over the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen work at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Houses and utility buildings are in the distance.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Public works laying pipe

    • Workmen pose by a horse-drawn grader near a pipeline over the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Other pipes are nearby.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Laying pipe with pulley hoists

    • A workman lowers a pipe with a pulley hoist at a pipeline construction site, probably near South Lipan Street, Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Horse-drawn street grader

    • Workmen pose on a horse-drawn grader probably on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Irrigation standing on causeway in middle of river in winter

    • Workmen stand on a causeway and break up ice on the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Another man stands on a nearby weir.
    • Weirs--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Causeways--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Ice--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Construction scene laying pipe

    • Workmen use a hand-powered pulley hoist to lower a section of pipe into a trench near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. A frame house is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene laying pipe

    • Workmen pose by a partially completed pipeline near the South Platte River at Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. A bridge is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene laying pipe

    • Workmen stand near a pipe laying project over the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. The Alameda Avenue bridge is nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene laying pipe preparing a vehicle causeway bed

    • Workmen use horse-drawn graders to level the ground in a large trench probably in Denver, Colorado. A bridge over the canal is in the distance.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Construction laying pipe

    • Workmen pose in a trench near a wooden pipe form in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909?]

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