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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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    • Demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting Company smoke stack

    • Photograph taken during the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting Company smoke stack located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Crowds of spectators stand watching the dust settle. The smoke stack was originally built in 1892...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 25
    • Demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting Company smoke stack

    • Photograph taken during the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting Company smoke stack located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Crowds of spectators stand watching the dust settle. The smoke stack was originally built in 1892...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 20
    • 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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    • Grant smelter interior

    • A worker pulls slag from an oven or furnace in the Omaha-Grant smelter in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Grant smelter interior

    • A worker draws slag from an oven or furnace in the Omaha-Grant smelter in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • 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]
    • Denver, globe smelter smokestack.

    • View of the cracked brick Omaha-Grant Smelter smokestack in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1950]
    • Denver, globe smelter smokestack

    • View of the Omaha-Grant Smelter smokestack in Denver, Colorado with power lines and railroad tracks.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [1950]
    • Chimney at Grant smelter

    • View of the Omaha-Grant Smelter plant with smokestacks in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • October 4, 1893
    • Grant smelter

    • An artist's sketch of the Omaha-Grant smelter in Denver, Colorado. Shows numerous factory buildings, smoke stacks, a pond, railroad tracks and residences are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • The Omaha & Grant smelters

    • View of the Omaha-Grant Smelter plant with smokestacks in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [1889?]
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0) # 629, Globeville Branch, Denver, Colo.

    • Colorado & Southern steam locomotive # 629 with a tender and caboose travels through the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Houses, buildings and the Omaha-Grant smelter smokestack are in the distance. Snow covers the ground.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Snow.
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    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack prior to demolition

    • Photograph of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack, located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado prior to demolition. The buildings around the smokestack have already been removed.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 January
    • Smokestack

    • View of smokestacks, water tower, and train cars at the Omaha-Grant Smelter in Denver, Colorado.
    • Mining--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [either 1940 or 1941]
    • Demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting Company smoke stack

    • Photograph taken during the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting Company smoke stack located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A tall, jagged portion of the remnants of the smoke stack can be seen in front of a large dark dust...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 25
    • Smelter

    • View of an abandoned smelter at possibly the Omaha-Grant operation in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [either 1940 or 1941]
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smoke stack demolition

    • Photograph of the remaining section of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack after its demolition in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The remaining crowd stands around the debris piles.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition preparation

    • Photograph of three unidentified people standing at the base of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack watching the preparations for its demolition.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition preparation

    • Photograph of several unidentified demolition workers preparing the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack for demolition. the men stand at the base of the stack, a section of the base has been knocked out, several drill holes can be seen.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 22 February
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition

    • Aerial photograph looking at the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack moments after its demolition. The smokestack is in the lower right hand corner of the picture. A small dust cloud still hangs over the ground, white dust covers the ground around the...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting stack inspection

    • Photograph of an unidentified man standing on a ladder inspecting a large vertical crack in the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The stack was demolished in February 1950 as it was more expensive...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1949 October 24
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition

    • Photograph of the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smoke stack in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Picture shows the instant the stack began to crumble.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition

    • Photograph of the final few seconds of the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The top of the stack is seen in the middle of the dust cloud. A crowd of people stand near the bottom...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting crown watching smokestack demolition

    • Photograph of the crown gathered to watch the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Several people stand on top of railroad cars while more stand on the ground looking towards the...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Omaha-Grant (Globe) Smelting plant

    • Aerial photograph of the Omaha-Grant Smelting plant (formerly the Globe Smelting plant) in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • circa 1934
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting stack before demolition

    • Photograph of an elderly man and woman standing in front of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack prior to its demolition. They stand with arms around each other, he holds a cane in his left hand. The smokestack looms in front of them.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • Fred Bockus working on the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition preparation

    • Photograph of Fred "Tombstone" Bockus preparing dynamite for the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Above his head an additional images of a cemetery floats, as if in a dream...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 23
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack demolition

    • Photograph of the final few seconds of the demolition of the Omaha-Grant Smelting smokestack in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crowd of people stand near the bottom of the smokestack watching the demolition.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 26
    • 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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    • Child in smelter demolition debris

    • Photograph of a small boy standing in the debris of the Omaha-Grant smoke stack after its demolition. The boy stands at the base of the ruins, carrying a brick away from a pile of debris.
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1950 February 20
    • Omaha-Grant Smelting day shift workers

    • Last photograph of the day shift workers at the Grant Smelter stack. Pictures are top row, left to right: Mathew Bezjak, unidentified, Frank Korsach, Mike Kalut, John Kohut, unidentified, John Costello, unidentified. Center row: unidentified, Joe...
    • Omaha and Grant Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • circa 1902
    • 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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