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  • All fields: Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
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    • McCrea - demolition

    • African-American construction workers stand outside of a building being demolished near the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A temporary sidewalk is in front of the buildings. Signs on the building read: "This Building Will Be Down...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Building demolition

    • View of a crane with a wrecking ball near a partially demolished building at 1331 Broadway (future site of the Denver Public Library) in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Workmen load rubble into a truck nearby. Sign reads "Weicker...
    • Denver Public Library--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Wrecking balls--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1953 November 30
    • Building demolition

    • View of a partially demolished building at 1331 Broadway (future site of the Denver Public Library) in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A bulldozer is nearby. A sign reads: "Weicker Moving & Storage Packing & Shipping."
    • Denver Public Library--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1953 December 2
    • Demolition of the old Broadway theatre 1756 Broadway

    • Interior view of the demolition of the Broadway Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows a truck, debris, and shafts of sunlight.
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1955 February 21
    • Demolition of the old Broadway theatre 1756 Broadway

    • Interior view of the demolition of the Broadway Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows a truck, debris, the scalloped proscenium arch, and shafts of sunlight.
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1955 February 21
    • Demolition of the old Broadway theatre 1756 Broadway

    • Interior view of the demolition of the Broadway Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows the balcony, coffered ceilings, debris, men working, and shafts of sunlight.
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1955 February 21
    • Old Arapahoe School

    • Men dangle a wheelbarrow from the roof of the Arapahoe School in Denver, Colorado. The arched windows have had the frames removed.
    • Arapahoe School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1955 February 24
    • Omaha-Grant Smelter

    • Spectators congregate at the base of the smokestack of the Omaha- Grant Smelter to watch its demolition in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. The site explodes with smoke and debris.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
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    • Omaha-Grant Smelter

    • Cars and people surround the smokestack of the Omaha-Grant Smelter during its demolition in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Smoke rises from the base of the site.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
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    • Omaha-Grant Smelter

    • Spectators and cars surround the base of the smokestack of the Omaha-Grant Smelter during the demolition in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. The smokestack is a column of smoke and debris; smoke billows out around the site; debris flies in...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
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    • Omaha-Grant Smelter

    • Spectators and cars surround the base of the smokestack of the Omaha-Grant Smelter during demolition in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Smoke flows out of the cracks of the concrete panels of the smokestack.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
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    • Omaha and Grant smelter stack

    • Group of spectators stand on Union Pacific rail cars to observe the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelter smokestack in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Union Pacific Railway Company.
    • [1950]
    • Omaha-Grant smelter

    • Spectators from the media, with cars painted "KMTR" and "KLZ", observe the demolition of the Grant-Omaha Smelter smokestack in Denver, Colorado. Seconds after detonation, smoke and debris fill the air.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Explosions--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [February 25] 1950
    • Omaha-Grant smelter

    • Spectators with cars inspect the remains from the demolition of the Grant-Omaha Smelter smokestack in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [Febuary 25, 1950]

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