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    • 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]
    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Main Street between Second and Third

    • Two-story brick and stone storefronts in Canon City, Colorado, have cornices, corbeling, and pediments. Signs read "Fremont County Bank," "New Billiard Hall," "Denver & Rio Grande Railway Express," "Sil[ver] Cliff and Rosita S[ta]ge Office." A...
    • Storefronts--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Scene in clubhouse at Overland auto camp

    • Two couples dance in the main lounge room of the clubhouse at Overland Park motor camp in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Two women stand on a semi-circular balcony overlooking the dance floor and crank a phonograph machine. The room...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Clubhouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Dance--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Lounges--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1920 June, July
    • Cook Mine Gregory Gulch Central City, Colo.

    • Hoistmen, or hoisting engineers, pose in the shaft house of the Cook Mine, owned by the Fifty Gold Mines Company, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes a side crank engine, hoist, gauges, and brake handles.
    • Fifty Gold Mines Corporation.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Miners in a shaft house

    • Miners pose in a shaft house near side and center crank engines. Other machinery includes flywheels, gauges, and valves.
    • Mine buildings--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--1880-1910.; Interiors--1880-1910.; Miners--1880-1910.; Mining--1880-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Lighting plant, 1441 Lawrence St.

    • Interior view of a Colorado Telephone Company electrical plant in Denver, Colorado; shows a side crank generator, switches, and meters.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Equipment & supplies--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Electric generators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1896, September
    • Saratoga Mine Central City

    • Interior view of the Saratoga Mine shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist and side crank engines.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Saratoga Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.;...
    • 1889
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company

    • Interior view at the Colorado and Ohio Smelting and Refining Company, Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado, shows workers posing on a sampler-crusher (?). The machine is driven by a Corliss side crank engine from Burlington, Iowa.
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company--1900-1920.; Salida (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Salida--1900-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Salida--1900-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Salida--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Salida--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Saratoga Mine Central City

    • Close-up view of the interior of a power plant at the Saratoga Mine near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery includes a side crank engine and gauges.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Saratoga Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Engine rooms--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.;...
    • 1889
    • Salida medical office

    • Interior of a doctor's office, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows bookcases, book: "Atlas of Skin and Venereal Diseases," a glass and wood cabinet is fitted with a crank, spherical globes, and a vaccuum pump or spark generator, stethoscope and...
    • Rugs, Oriental--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Salida (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Medical equipment & supplies--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Medical offices--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mine well

    • A man stands near a crank well hoist. Two buckets are attached to the rope.
    • Mining--1930-1940.; Pails--1930-1940.; Wells--1930-1940.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Perigo Mill

    • View of the interior of the Perigo Mill in Perigo, Gilpin County, Colorado. The stamp mill machinery includes a center crank engine, flywheel, belts, and water tanks.
    • Perigo (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Perigo--1880-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Perigo--1880-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Perigo--1880-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Perigo--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Power plant for Tonopah Placer Co, Spruce Creek

    • Interior view of the power plant for the Tonopah Placer Company in Spruce Creek, Summit County, Colorado. The machinery includes side crank engines, flywheels, and a boiler.
    • Tonopah Placer Company.; Spruce Creek (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.; Machinery--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.; Power plants--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Construction site of Swedish Hospital

    • Workmen walk past a backhoe at the construction site of Swedish Hospital (Swedish Medical Center) in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The backhoe bucket rests in a mound of dirt nearby. Stores line the road in the distance. Signs on the shops...
    • Swedish Hospital (Englewood, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Backhoes--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.; Building sites--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.; Englewood (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Building construction--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.; Cleaning...
    • [between 1960 and 1963?]
    • Large hoist in the Black Hawk Mine

    • A miner poses in the shaft house of the Black Hawk Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist that has "Vulcan Iron Works Wilkes-Barre PA U. S. A." embossed on the platform, and center crank engines.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company

    • View at the Colorado and Ohio Smelting and Refining Company, Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado, shows a Corliss side crank engine and the crusher-sampler (?) that it powers.
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company--1900-1910.; Crushing machinery--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.; Salida (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Interior Gold Pan shops

    • View of the interior of the Gold Pan Company's facilities near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado. The machinery includes side crank engines, flywheels, and belts.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910.]
    • Confederate reunion

    • View of conventioneers in Trinidad, Colorado, gathered around a gaming table play the "chuck-a-luck" game; a cylindrical chrome cage with large dice is mounted on a stand and rotated by a crank. Cigar boxes containing coins on the table read: "Mild...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gambling--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.
    • August, 1939
    • Daniels & Fisher kitchen

    • Interior view of a Daniels and Fisher store kitchen, in Denver, Colorado; shows a woman with a hand crank apple corer / peeler. Ice boxes are by the wall.
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--Facilities--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cookery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Kitchens--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1903 January
    • Compressor room and Mr. Swanten

    • Mr. Swanten is seated next to a side crank compresseor and water heater at a mine possibly in Georgetown, Colorado.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Machinery--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Swanten.
    • [between 1892 and 1901]
    • Hendrie Bolthoff

    • Men sit and stand near desks in the Hendrie and Bolthoff Manufacturing Supply Company building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Wazee Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Machinery that includes a side crank engine are in the room.
    • Hendrie & Bolthoff Manufacturing & Supply Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Hendrie Bolthoff

    • Men work in the offices of the Hendrie and Bolthoff Manufacturing Supply Company at 17th (Seventeenth) and Wynkoop Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Machinery that includes a side crank engine is near the offices and on the balcony on the...
    • Hendrie & Bolthoff Manufacturing & Supply Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Jane Cowl Company, Broadway Theatre, Denver

    • Members of the cast of "Romeo and Juliet" pose behind the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Jane Cowl wears a dark dress and coat with white gloves and a felt hat and stands next to a man with white hair. Signs read: "[17]58....
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Cowl, Jane, 1884-1950.
    • 1923 Sept. 5
    • Fairmount sexton's records, 1891-1953, Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colorado.

    • Fairmount Sexton’s Records 1891-1953 list over 85,500 burials or entombments. The Fairmount Sexton Records 1891–1953 were microfilmed in 1959 by the Genealogical Society of Utah. The grave registers were arrange in rough “alphabetical...
    • Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Indexes.; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado--Denver--Indexes.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver.; Colorado--Genealogy.; Colorado--Vital records.
    • 2004
    • Crew laying decking on the Alameda Avenue bridge

    • View of Alameda Avenue - South Platte River bridge construction in Denver, Colorado; shows men working with lumber and hand crank drills.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • The Merry Widow Company, Thanksgiving Day Broadway Theatre, Denver, Colo.

    • Cast and crew members of "The Merry Widow" pose behind the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: "Neil Nohr's Service. Garage. Cylinder & Crank Shaft Grinding" and "1762. The C[olorado] Tile Co. Tile Floors." Billboards...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Engine and compressor, 35 H. P.

    • Interior view shows a side crank engine used to power the equipment at an unidentified mine owned by Orizaba Mines Company, Grand County, Colorado.
    • Orizaba Mines Company (Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Air compressors--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921?
    • Gramm Truck the first motor apparatus on the C. S. F. D.

    • Firemen in uniforms pose with a new fire engine, outside the firehouse door of Company No. 2, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The vehicle features a siren, chrome headlamps, rubber tires, pinstriping, starting crank, drive chains, brake...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.) Fire Department.--1910-1920.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910- 1920.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910-1920.; Fire stations--Colorado--Colorado...
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    • J. Jacques Eiseman presents Charles Ray in The Girl I Loved Broadway Theatre, Denver, Colo.

    • Members of the cast of "The Girl I Loved" pose behind the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Charles Ray stands with a cane in front of the Goody Shop window. A sign reads: "Neil Nohr's Service. Cylinder & Crank Shaft Grinding."
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1903.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ray, Charles, 1891-1943.
    •  
    • Boiler

    • Interior view shows a boiler used to power a side crank engine to run power mining equipment at an unidentified mine owned by Orizaba Mines Company, Grand County, Colorado.
    • Orizaba Mines Company (Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Boilers--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921?
    • Auditorium Fairmount [sic] School N. 3rd Ave and Elati

    • Interior view of the auditorium at the Fairmont School in Denver, Colorado; shows seats, windows, and a choir loft. A crank Victrola is on the stage.
    • Fairmont School (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1890?]
    • Gold Prince Mill

    • Interior view of Gold Prince Mill in Gladstone (San Juan County), Colorado. Men wear suits, overalls, hats and stand next to possibly a plain side crank engine. Lights hang from the ceiling.
    • Gladstone (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gladstone--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Gladstone--1900-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Gladstone--1900-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Gladstone--1900-1920.; Mills--Colorado--Gladstone--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Engine room, Buell mine

    • Engine room of the Buell Mine with water heater tanks, a side crank, steam engine, and a cable hoist in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Mining machinery--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Engine rooms--Central City--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.
    • [1900 or 1901?]
    • Mining hoists

    • A miner and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a mine shaft house. Nearby machinery includes a center crank engine and friction drum.
    • Mine buildings--1870-1880.; Hoisting machinery--1870-1880.; Interiors--1870-1880.; Miners--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • E.L. Bloom presents Spice of 1922 company Broadway Theatre, Denver, Colo.

    • Members of the cast and crew of "Spice of 1922" pose behind the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: "Neil Nohr's Service. Cylinder & Crank Shaft Grinding," "Grocery," "1726. The Colorado Tile Co.," and "1758. The...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Manual Annual: 1908

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1908.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1908
    • Railway employee records for Colorado : Volume III

    • Index of Colorado Railway Employee records for the: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad, Colorado & Southern Railway in Denver, Leadville & Gunnison Railway, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad , Union Pacific Railway. Information includes name...
    • Railroads--Colorado--Employees--Names.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--Employees.; Colorado and Southern Railway--Employees.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Employees.; Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway...
    • 2005
    • Colorado State Prison machine shop

    • At the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, men on a raised platform turn the crank of a hand-powered drill press; a uniformed guard poses nearby. Screens, an open-end wrench, a poker and ash shovel hang on the walls.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Washington mining accidents : 1892-1896 & 1905-1919

    • List of mining accident victims in 1892 (Roslyn Mine only), 1895-1896, and 1905-1919 (fatal accidents only 1915-1919), taken from the 1892-1896 Annual reports of the Inspectors of Coal Mines (State Inspector of Coal Mines) and the 1905-1916 Report...
    • Mine accidents--Washington (State)--Indexes.
    • 2007 June
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 4, 1910 January 22

    • 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 January 22
    • Denver Public Library microfilm obituaries 1944-1959.

    • Index of all deaths published in the Rocky Mountain News, the Denver Post, and other newspapers for the years 1944-1959.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Genealogy--Indexes.; Denver (Colo.)--Vital records.; Denver Post--Indexes.; Rocky Mountain News--Indexes.;
    • 2010
    • West Virginia Mining Accidents : 1887 - 1927

    • Index of mining accidents in West Virginia between the years 1887 and 1927 respectively. Index is an alphabetical list by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents.
    • Mine accidents--West Virginia--Indexes.
    • 2007 March
    • Guard at lock control, Canon City State Pen.

    • Brass buttons, a star, and an oakleaf insignia adorn the uniform of this guard in the interior of the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. His hand is in a riveted steel cabinet holding a metal crank that points to numbers on a circular dial...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Interiors.; Prison guards--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Ontario Mining Accidents : 1892-1922

    • Index of mining accidents in Ontario, Canada between the years 1892 and 1922. Index is an alphabetical list by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents.
    • Mine accidents--Ontario--Indexes.
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