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    • Sugar beet workers

    • Sugar beet laborers Pedro Arellano, Frank Gallegos, Felipe Arellano, Antonio Avan Arellano and Eulogio Arellano, probably in Denver, Colorado, wait to be transported to sugar beet fields near Fort Collins. The men wear hats or caps, jackets, pants,...
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    • ca.1929
    • Old hotel at Stout, Colorado

    • Quarriers pose on the uncovered porch and on the grounds of the stone lodging house in Stout (Larimer County), Colorado. A boy sits on a horse; a man sits in a buggy. Two men strike a pugilistic pose.
    • Riddle, J. R.
    • [1893]
    • Farm labor camp near Palisade

    • View of migrant laborers' houses near Palisade (Mesa County), Colorado. Modest frame houses are by trees and the Colorado River. Mount Garfield is in the distance.
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    • 1954
    • 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....
    • Davidson, I. G. (Isaac Grundy)
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Below smelting works

    • A view of smelting works along North Clear Creek in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows mine processing buildings, a Colorado Central Railroad freight car and laborers. Shows railroad tracks and a bridge.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Road tunnel construction in Red Rocks Park

    • Laborers pose near ore cars and on stone rubble, in the entrance to a road tunnel under construction, in Red Rocks Park, a Denver Mountain Park near Morrison in Jefferson County, Colorado. Dual railroad tracks enter the tunnel. Shows a sandstone...
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    • [between 1937 and 1940?]
    • Lettuce strike, Center, Colo.

    • Members and supporters of the United Farm Workers of America join the lettuce strike against Finerman Company in Center (Saguache County), Colorado. Men and women stand neat the side of a highway. Some wear berets and armbands with the United Farm...
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    • [1971?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, bricklaying

    • Bricklayers work from scaffolding at the Denver Ordnance plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Masons construct window casings with brick. Laborers wear work clothes and hats...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Near Garden of the Gods

    • A view of laborers and probably a Colorado Midland Railway locomotive and work car during construction of the railroad in El Paso County, Colorado. The men pose with tools.
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    • [between 1887 and 1888?]
    • Coke ovens at Cardiff, Colo.

    • Men stand by horse-drawn ore carts atop coke ovens in Cardiff, Garfield County, Colorado; shows laborers, wheelbarrows, and wood piles.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Library

    • Exterior of the Leslie J. Savage Library, Western State College campus, Gunnison. Colorado; designed by Denver architect Temple Hoyne Buell, it was built by craftspeople and laborers of the Public Works Administration and dedicated in 1939. Large...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Library

    • Exterior of the Leslie J. Savage Library, Western State College campus, Gunnison, Colorado; designed by Denver architect Temple Hoyne Buell, it was built by craftspeople and laborers of the Pubic Works Administration and dedicated in 1939.
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction.

    • Laborers work near Cherry Creek by the Blake Street approach to the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A traveler and crane are nearby. A sign reads: "This Building For Rent [?] Lions And Johnson [?]".
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    • [1898]
    • The Sierra Nevada snow blockade

    • View of snow removal on the Central Pacific Railroad near Emigrant Gap in the Sierra Nevadas in Placer County, California. Chinese laborers remove snow in Blue Canyon.
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
    • 1890
    • Exchange construction progress

    • Laborers work at the construction site of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Shows wood framing and partial brick walls.
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    • 1897 December
    • Coke Ovens at Cardiff, Colorado, Colorado Midland Railroad

    • View of horse-drawn ore carts on top of a long line of joined stone coke ovens, shows rakes, wheelbarrows, a hose, wood piles and laborers, Cardiff (Garfield County), Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • 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.
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
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    • Clear Cr. highway tunnel

    • Laborers work on a road on the banks of Clear Creek in Jefferson or Clear Creek County, Colorado. They construct a framework and embankment on the edge of the river. A shack and steam shovel is in the distance.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Lettuce strike, Center, Colo.

    • A member of the United Farm Workers of America stands beside his wife and holds his baby probably during a lettuce strike in Center (Saguache County), Colorado.
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    • [1970?]
    • Railroad bridge construction

    • Laborers work on a railroad viaduct over Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Repairing levee near Fourth Street

    • Laborers stand near a broken levee on a rocky slope between a railroad grade and the flooded Arkansas River in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows telephone poles and a freight car that reads: "St. Louis Southwestern S.S.W. 19730" on Denver and...
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    • 1921 June
    • Migrant workers w. Director of Ft. Lupton camp

    • Mexican and Hispanic American men and women sit and stand at a meeting with the director of a Fort Lupton migrant worker camp in Fort Lupton (Weld County), Colorado.
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    • 1969 June
    • Jesús Valderrama

    • Portrait of United Farm Workers of America supporter, Jesús Valderrama. He wears a straw hat with a high crown. Valderrama was beaten and then arrested at a UFW picket line at Party Time Liquor in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [1975?]
    • Diamond jubilee of the Cathedral parish, Denver, Colorado...1860-1935.

    • Book created by Retired Reverend Monsignor Hugh L. McMenamin, LLD. for the Diamond Jubilee of the Cathedral Parish of Denver, Colorado. It covers the years of 1860 to 1935. Included in the book are sections dedicated to: Bishop Machebeuf, a...
    • McMenamin, Rev. Monsignor L.
    • 1935
    • Harvesting beets in Colorado

    • Men and boys pose and hold sugar beets by horse drawn wagons in Colorado; some have pitchforks.
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    • Beet culture requires much hard labor

    • A man and teenage boys watch boys in sun hats work among rows of beets in (probably) Colorado. Some smoke cigarettes or cigars.
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    • Sugar beets in Montrose

    • A boy poses in a field with sugar beets, in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Houses are in the distance.
    • Walker Art Studio.
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    • Workers day World War II

    • Mexican migrant workers sit in a bus in Colorado. They hold their hands up in a sign for "victory."
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    • 1945 May 1
    • Striking lettuce workers

    • Striking workers with the United Farm Workers of America (UFW) pray near a Mobil gas station during the Finerman lettuce strike in Center (Saguache County), Colorado. A photographer stands with the men, one man holds a sign that reads: "Farm Labor...
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    • [1972]

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