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    • Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation, Denver

    • View of the Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation building (under demolition, built 1909) at 1546 Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The six story building has classical Corinthian columns and entablature, with a dentiled cornice and...
    • Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
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    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • View, as demolition begins, of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Outside walls are removed and debris sits at the Stout Street entrance; windows are removed from the sixth floor. Sign reads:...
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • [1976]
    • 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
    • Denver Theater demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Wrecking balls--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1980 June 7
    • 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
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows exposed beams and debris from the outer walls. Sign reads: "Barnett Company." Automobiles are in the street, and letters on the...
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Buses--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Demolition of Gove Junior High 1976

    • View of the demolition of Gove Junior High School at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane.
    • 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.
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    • Gove Jr. High demolition ca. 1976

    • Construction laborers load debris onto a dump truck from the demolition of Gove Junior High School at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane.
    • Gove Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Dump trucks--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.;...
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    • McKinley School demolition

    • Photograph of the demolition of the old McKinley Elementary School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Demolition.; McKinley School (Denver, Colo.); Platt Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1979
    • Demolition of Children's Hospital, Denver

    • View of the former location of Children's Hospital at 1056 East Nineteenth (19th) Avenue in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows Tammen Hall (1930) and the demolition of a building. A fence covered in fabric has text that...
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Demolition.; Hospitals.; Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2008
    • 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
    • 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
    • Denver Theater demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1980 June 7
    • Gove Jr. High demolition

    • View of the demolition of Gove Junior High School at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane.
    • 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 Theater demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado. A crane is in the foreground.
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1980 June 7
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • A crane sits on the demolition site of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Equitable Building.
    • 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
    • Denver Theater demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado. The marquee hangs in pieces.
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1980 June 7
    • Cooper Bldg. demolition 1009 17th St.

    • View of the Cooper Building during demolition at 17th (Seventeenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Men stand near a sign that reads: "Skyline Denver Denver Urban Renewal Authority [...]"
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1970
    • Cooper Bldg. demolition

    • View of an explosion during the demolition of the Cooper Building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A protective fence is nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Explosions--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1970
    • 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
    • Denver Theater demolition

    • View of the demolition of the Denver Theater in Denver, Colorado. Interior walls are exposed amid debris.
    • Denver Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1980 June 7
    • Cooper Building demolition

    • Rooftop view of the Cooper Building during demolition at 17th (Seventeenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Workmen stand behind a large metal shield near a protective fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Explosions--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1970
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • A crane with a wrecking ball sits on the demolition site of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Equitable Building and the Bank Western building.
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.;...
    • 1976
    • 2121 Tremont Terrace

    • View of the demolition of 2121 Tremont Terrace in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Men pick through the rubble on the construction site. The remains of a wall and staircase are behind a chain link fence. A construction worker with a...
    • Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition.; Debris.; Wrecking--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Construction and demolition debris--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial...
    • 1976
    • Demolition of Boulder Central School

    • View of the demolition of the historic Boulder Central School on Boulder, Colorado. A wrecking ball is hovering above the rubble of the school. The roof trusses are visible.
    • Central School (Boulder, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Boulder (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Schools.; Demolition.; Wrecking balls.; Central School (Boulder, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Schools--Colorado--Boulder--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1972
    • Mansion falls to wreckers

    • View of Campion home wrecking at 800 Logan Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows debris and a door frame.
    • Campion, John Francis--Homes & haunts.; Mansions--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.;...
    • 1963 December 31
    • Old Cheltenham School demolition

    • Photograph of the demolition of the Old Cheltenham School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Cheltelham School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1975
    • 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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    • Cheltenham School demolition

    • Photograph of the demolition of the Old Cheltenham School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Cheltelham School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1975
    • 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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    • Rear elevation,Tammen Hall, Children's Hospital, Denver

    • View of the rear elevation of Tammen Hall (1930) at the former location of Children's Hospital, 1056 East Nineteenth (19th) Avenue, in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows the designated Denver Landmark during the demolition...
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Demolition.; Hospitals.; Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2008
    • Cheltenham School demolition

    • Photograph of the demolition of the Old Cheltenham School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Cheltelham School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1975
    • Children's Hospital, Denver

    • View of the former location of Children's Hospital, 1056 East Nineteenth (19th) Avenue, in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows Tammen Hall (1930), just prior to the demolition of surrounding buildings. Signs on the buildings...
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Demolition.; Hospitals.; Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2008
    • 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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    • Children's Hospital, Denver

    • View of the former location of Children's Hospital at 1056 East Nineteenth (19th) Avenue in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a blond brick building with International-style features, including ribbon windows, just prior...
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Demolition.; Hospitals.; Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2008
    • West Colfax Viaduct construction

    • View of the demolition of part of a building for the construction of the West Colfax Viaduct at 1st (First) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. Boilers and engines are near the building. A sign reads: "130 Lari[mer] Arthur D [?]yon Machin[e]ry.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1914 June 9
    • McKinley School demolition

    • Photograph of the old McKinley Elementary School in Denver, Colorado prior to its demolition.
    • McKinley School (Denver, Colo.); Platt Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1979
    • 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
    • Civic Center before wrecking of buildings : on Civic Center site

    • View of demolition near Civic Center, 14th (Fourteenth) and Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Brick and lumber is strewn around remaining foundations; houses and apartment buildings are in the background.
    • Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1916 and 1918]
    • 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
    • Gove Junior High, 1976

    • A construction laborer on a dump truck gestures to another worker on top of the demolition debris of Gove Junior High School at 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado.
    • Gove Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Dump trucks--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Majestic Building

    • View of the demolition of the Majestic Building (architect Frank E. Edbrooke, 1894) at 209 Sixteenth (16th) Street in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. Shows an eight-story, nineteenth-century, commercial structure with a flat roof...
    • Majestic Building (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Commercial buildings.; Demolition.; Majestic Building (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial...
    • 1977
    • 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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    • Mercy Hospital

    • View of the demolition of Mercy Hospital (1901 : David Dryden) located at 1619 Milwaukee Street, in the City Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. A wrecking crane can be seen above the remains of the building.
    • Mercy Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Demolition.; Hospitals.; Wrecking balls.; Mercy Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Cranes, derricks,...
    • 2005
    • Westland Rebirth demolition

    • Demolition of part of the Westland Shopping Center in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Shopping centers--Colorado--Lakewood.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • 1993
    • McCrea - IGA demolition

    • Demolition of I.G.A. Stores at the corner of East 22nd Street and Washington in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The top of the building has been torn down and scaffolding surrounds the bottom of the building. A construction...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1970.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1970.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1970.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Denver--1950-1970.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Apts at 13th and Bannock

    • View of the Grace Apartments (under demolition), on Bannock Street in Denver, Colorado; features square and faceted towers, stone arches, finials, and date: "1889." An automobile is parked.
    • Grace Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1963 October 15
    • Looking south along the line of B'way Extension from Champa Street

    • View of abandoned buildings and demolition during the construction of the Broadway Extension in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Road construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Westland Rebirth demolition

    • Demolition plans and equipment during part of the Westland Shopping Center in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Shopping centers--Colorado--Lakewood--1990-2000.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • 1993
    • Apts at 13th and Bannock

    • View of the Grace Apartments (under demolition), on Bannock Street in Denver, Colorado; features square and faceted towers, stone arches, finials, and date: "1889."
    • Grace Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1963 October 15

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