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    • Looking south from Nob Hill, San Francisco, Cal.

    • Panoramic view from Nob Hill of San Francisco, California. Shows the shell of Temple Emanuel on Sutter Street, the building has two towers, but is missing the onion domes that topped the towers. Shows the steel structure of a building under...
    • Hotel St. Francis (San Francisco, Calif.)--1900-1910.; Temple Emanuel (San Francisco, Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Earthquakes.; Hotels.; Ruins.; Synagogues.
    • c1906
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 1 and 2, 1924 January-February

    • Newsletter produced everty two months 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.
    • 1924 January-February
    • North end of 16th Street Viaduct

    • View of the partially constructed 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct over the South Platte River and rail yards in Denver, Colorado. Workmen stand near cranes and machinery. The Castle of Culture and Commerce (Walker Castle) is nearby.
    • Walker Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1920-1930.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1924 January or February
    • The woodcarvings on this exhibit panel at the Arts and Crafts Festival were made by students in...

    • Wood carvings made by Japanese students in adult education classes are exhibited at the Arts and Crafts Festival, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Subject matter includes traditional Japanese objects...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 March 6
    • 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....
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Chinese--Employment--Idaho--Bonner County--1880-1890.; Bonner County (Idaho)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Idaho--Bonner County--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Idaho--Bonner...
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum

    • Interior photograph of the steel floor supports on the upper lever of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--2000-2010.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--2000-2010.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Galleries...
    • April 2001
    • Cheeseman [sic] Dam under const.

    • View of Cheesman Dam, Douglas County, Colorado under construction. Shows scaffolding, cranes, pulleys, and lumber.
    • Cheesman Dam (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Douglas County--1900-1910.; Dam construction--Colorado--Douglas County--1900-1910.
    • [1902]
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum

    • Photograph looking towards the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum with downtown Denver, Colorado in the background. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--2000-2010.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--2000-2010.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Galleries...
    • April 2001
    • Sugar mill

    • At the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado, workers use cranes with ropes and hooks to place lumber at a construction site. One man holds a set of plans.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar...
    • 1906 July 21
    • Skyline looking east from Federal Blvd. overpass onto Colfax Avenue and viaduct

    • View east from Federal Boulevard overpass on Colfax Avenue toward downtown Denver, Colorado, skyline shows skyscrapers, construction cranes, and the State Capitol building. Billboards advertise: "Denver You've Got Style, Old Style," and "Dewars...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • May 21, 1983
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum

    • Photograph looking towards the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum with downtown Denver, Colorado in the background. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--2000-2010.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--2000-2010.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Galleries...
    • April 2001
    • Cheeseman [sic] Dam under const.

    • View of workers at the Cheesman Dam construction site in Douglas County, Colorado. Shows stone wall, cranes, pulleys, wooden steps, railroad tracks, and ore cars.
    • Cheesman Dam (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Douglas County--1900-1910.; Dam construction--Colorado--Douglas County--1900-1910.
    • [1902]
    • U.S.S. Denver at time of launching

    • The U.S.S. Denver backs out to sea at its commissioning ceremony, in Camden, New Jersey. People crowd the foreground, railings of the drydock, and the bow of the ship, which is draped in bunting. Men work in track-mounted cranes, in the upper...
    • Denver (Ship)--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.; Ships--New Jersey--Camden--1940-1950.
    • April 4, 1942
    • Construction work Mr. J.A. McIntyre in front

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, cranes, columns, and construction materials are on 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.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse

    • Photograph looking towards the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse with downtown Denver, Colorado in the background. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1910-1920.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1910-1920.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920; Galleries &...
    • 1911
    • Auraria skyline Auraria Higher Education Center.

    • Northeast view of the Auraria Higher Education Center from Saint Cajetan's Center, 1190 9th Street, Denver, Colorado. Students sit on benches and walk near the Auraria Library, a post-modern building designed by architect Helmut Jahn. The library...
    • Auraria Higher Education Center (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--2000-2010.; Kenneth King Academic and Performing Arts Center (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Building construction.; Educational facilities.;...
    • 2009
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/Forney Historic Transportation Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse/REI flagship store located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--2000-2010.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--2000-2010.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Galleries...
    • 2001 May
    • Boiler equip.

    • Construction site at the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado. Shows: workers, cranes, rope, boilers, and building material.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boilers--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • 1906 April 9
    • Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse new generator room

    • Interior photograph of the new generator room located in the Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Company Powerhouse is associated with the expansion and operation of the city's electric streetcar system. The...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Forney Museum of Transportation--Buildings--1920-1930.; Harry H. Post Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; REI (Firm)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Galleries...
    • 1927
    • West Mississippi and South Santa Fe

    • Flood debris is piled against the Mississippi Street bridge across the South Platte River, in Denver, Colorado. Men survey the damage, cranes are overhead; the Gates Rubber Company factory is in the background. Sign reads: "Gates Rubber Co."
    • Gates Rubber Company--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1960-1970.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • June 16, 1965
    • Marble

    • View of stacked marble slabs at the abandoned remains of the marble mill site, in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The marble towers were a reinforcing (added 1914-1915) of every fourth or fifth wooden tower supporting the two overhead cranes.
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1940-1960.; Marble (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Yule Quarry (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1940-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1940-1960.
    • [between 1943 and 1954]
    • John L. Martin Dam

    • View of the construction of the John Martin Dam on the Arkansas River near Las Animas (Bent County), Colorado; shows earth moving machinery, cranes, a faceted concrete plant with an elevator, and sheds.
    • Bent County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; John Martin Reservoir Dam (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dam construction--Colorado--Bent County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Setting granulators

    • Construction site at the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado. Shows: workers, a traveler with cranes, lumber, and beams.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar...
    • 1906 July 26
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • Cranes sit on the demolition site of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A covered pedestrian walk runs in front of the building. Shows the Albany Hotel annex.
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Begin construction 17th & Welton

    • View of the construction of the First National Bank of Denver at 621 17th (Seventeenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Cranes and construction materials are at the site.
    • First National Bank of Denver--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1956 June 7]
    • Denver U.S. National Bank Center

    • Rooftop view of the partially constructed U. S. National Bank Center at 1740 Broadway in downtown Denver, Colorado. Cranes are at the construction site. The Brown Palace Hotel is nearby. Signs on the building read: "Steelwork by Bethlehem Steel...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Skyscrapers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [either 1953 or 1954?]
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Men and women, one man with a bicycle and a woman with a...
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1907 or 1908
    • Construction old Burton house at left La Veta place temporary library at right

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. The Alida Burton house and La Veta Place are nearby.
    • 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.;...
    • 1908
    • The mill at Marble (Audrey & Dorothy)

    • Two women stand among the ruins of the Colorado Yule Marble Company finishing mill in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows large blocks of marble stacked near marble block walls and large marble block pillars to support two overhead cranes. ...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1940-1950.; Marble (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Marble--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.
    • 1949 July 4
    • The Des Moines rapids canal, the guard lock above the rapids

    • Upper wood block is a view of a boat lock, cranes, spectators, and houses at the Des Moines Rapids Canal on the Mississippi River at a landing named Nashville near Keokuk (Lee County), Iowa. Lower wood block is a view of covered wagons, people, a...
    • Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Lee County (Iowa)--1870-1880.; Mississippi River--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Locks (Hydraulic...
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    • Marble mill and crane support pillars

    • View of ruins of the marble finishing mill in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows large marble pillars used to support cranes, broken blocks of marble, wooden fences, the remains of a trestle, and the Crystal River. To the left of the two...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1960-1970.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Marble (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Marble--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Mills--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.; Rivers--Colorado--Marble--1960-1970.;...
    • 1967
    • Construction work

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Building materials are nearby.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1908 March 10
    • Gove Jr. High demolition, ca. 1976

    • Cars pass Gove Junior High School at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. Shows cranes and an elevated pedestrian crosswalk that spans 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue.
    • Gove Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Denver Civic Center

    • View of a bronze sea lion sculpture in the fountain pool at the Voorhies Memorial, Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building's steel frame under construction with cranes, one crane reads: "Midwest Steel."
    • 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.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Machine shop Gen. Iron Wks

    • Interior view of the machine shop of General Iron Works at 1245 Osage Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Manhole covers, molds, machinery, and mobile overhead cranes are in the warehouse building.
    • General Iron Works (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Machine shops--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Equitable Building construction

    • Rooftop view of the partially constructed Equitable Building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A metal framework holds cranes over the site.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [1891]
    • Showing the location of Denver's new City and County Building now under construction

    • View of the bronze sea lion sculpture in the fountain pool at Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building steel frame construction with cranes, the Voorhies Memorial, and the United States Mint with an American...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mint of the United States--Buildings--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Take it away take it away is the cry to the craneman overhead

    • Interior view of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, Pueblo, Colorado, a steel and iron manufacturing plant; shows track-operated overhead crane moving last ladle of molten iron from blast furnace, slag ladle on ground below, and two male employees...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Interiors.; Steel industry--Colorado--Pueblo--1950-1970.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Construction of new building shows 60' derrick first piece of Turkey Creek sandstone was set on...

    • Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction consists of basement and foundation walls and cranes in Denver, Colorado. Civic Center houses, Engine House Number One of the Denver Fire Department, and the Colorado State Capitol are in the background.
    • Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Foundations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 February 11
    • Demolition of Continental Oil Building

    • View of the demolition of the Continental Oil Building (1927; William Bowman, architect) at 1755 Glenarm Street in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes and heavy equipment around girders and a concrete wall, the remains...
    • Continental Oil Company--1970-1980.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition.; Hoisting machinery.; Office buildings.; Continental Oil Company--Buildings--Pictorial works.; Hoisting...
    • 1978
    • Midland Savings and Loan Co.

    • Rooftop view of the partially constructed Midland Savings and Loan Company Building at 17th (Seventeenth) Street and Glenarm Place in downtown Denver, Colorado. Cranes and steel girders are at the construction site. Automobiles are parked near a...
    • Midland Savings and Loan Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1925 December 16

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