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    • Rawlins grey sandstone quarries the Kerr Marble and Stone Company

    • Miners pose in a sandstone quarry near Rawlins, Wyoming. The machinery includes a stiff leg derrick with crane, tripod drill, and boiler on a rail track. A quarry building is nearby.
    • Rawlins (Wyo.)--1890-1910.; Drilling & boring machinery--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Miners--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Mining--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Sandstone...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. quarries, Marble, Colo.

    • Exterior view of mine buildings, adits, and quarries of Colorado Yule Marble Company, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; two of the three quarry openings are visible. The 50 ton electric crane is anchored by cables to the quarry...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. quarries, Marble, Colo.

    • View southward to the Colorado Yule Marble Company quarries four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; wooden steps (stairway with railing) leads to upper adits and buildings; crane is anchored to quarry walls with pulley system below...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • 15th & Wazee

    • Workmen walk near an office, part of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site, on the corner of 15th (Fifteenth) and Wazee Streets in Denver, Colorado. Prominent signs read: "J. M. Moore's Sons Office And Salesroom Corner 15th and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Temporary buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. Quarries, Marble Colo.

    • Interior view of a marble quarry at the Colorado-Yule Marble Company Quarries four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; shows three channeling machines for drilling vertical holes, with channeling tracks on ledge and wooden timbers...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • Rawlins Grey Sandstone Quarry Kerr Marble & Stone Co

    • Miners pose near the Rawlins Grey Sandstone Quarry near Rawlins Wyoming. One man poses on a slab of sandstone that is hoisted by a stiff leg derrick. A quarry building is nearby.
    • Rawlins (Wyo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Miners--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Mining--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Sandstone quarrying--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Marble mining

    • View looking southward from the east side of Yule Creek, shows mining equipment precariously aligned on an exposed vein of marble at the quarries on the west side of Yule Creek, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The third...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1950.; Yule Quarry (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1910-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.
    • [between 1914 and 1941]
    • Lyons depot prior to restoration

    • Lyons depot, December 1975, prior to restoration and conversion into the Lyons Public Library. This structure was built by the narrow gauge Denver, Utah and Pacific. The 1877 [?] rough cut sandstone solid building has boarded up windows, and a...
    • Lyons (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Libraries--Colorado--Lyons--1970-1980.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Lyons--1970-1980.
    • 1975
    • Marble block for Tomb of Unknown Soldier

    • In Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, on the grounds of the marble mill site, a 56 ton block of marble is on a flatbed railcar, with a frame crate and steps built around it. A sign reads: "Marble Block for Tomb of Unknown Soldier Arlington...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1930-1940.; Crystal River & San Juan Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Tomb of the Unknowns (Va.)--1930-1940.; Marble (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1930-1940.
    • February, 1931
    • First Congregational Church, Lyons, Colo.

    • View of the First Congregational Church located at 717 4th Avenue, Lyons, Colorado. The church is constructed of hand-cut red sandstone from nearby quarries. The structure has twenty-inch-thick walls supported by a stone foundation. The most...
    • First Congregational Church (Lyons, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Congregational churches--Colorado--Lyons--2010-2020.; Lyons (Colo.)--2010-2020.; First Congregational Church (Lyons, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Congregational...
    • 2011
    • Douglas County Courthouse, Castle Rock, Colorado

    • A dome tops the tower on the Douglas County Courthouse in Castle Rock, Colorado. The building was first occupied in 1890, and construction was finally completed in 1901. The building was made of granite mined from quarries in the Castle Rock area....
    • Castle Rock (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Castle Rock--1890-1910.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Castle Rock--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Windsor Hotel, Del Norte, Colo.

    • View of the Windsor Hotel located at the southeast corner of Grande Avenue (U.S. 160) and Columbia Street, Del Norte, Colorado. The basic structure of the two-story Italianate style hotel is constructed of rhyolite from local quarries. The hotel...
    • Windsor Hotel (Del Norte, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Hotels--Colorado--Del Norte--2010-2020.; Del Norte (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Windsor Hotel (Del Norte, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Hotels--Colorado--Del Norte--Pictorial works.; Del Norte (Colo.)--Pictorial...
    • 2011
    • Curry-Chucovich House

    • Exterior photograph of the Curry-Chucovich House, located in Denver, Colorado. Architect Fred Hale designed the 1887-88 sandstone townhouse using elements of Queen Anne and Romanesque Revival styles. The building is the oldest remaining...
    • Central Business District (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Curry-Chucovich House

    • Exterior photograph of the Curry-Chucovich House, located in Denver, Colorado. Architect Fred Hale designed the 1887-88 sandstone townhouse using elements of Queen Anne and Romanesque Revival styles. The building is the oldest remaining...
    • Central Business District (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Marble, Colo.

    • View of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, shows frame dwellings and commercial buildings. Carbonate Creek valley leads to the Elk Mountains in the distance. The dirt road at the lower left angling up-right is Center Street which today is the flow...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns.
    • October 5, 1909.
    • Ruins of the old city of Stout, Colorado

    • A man stands on top of the ruins of the quarry town of Stout (also known as Petra), Larimer County, Colorado. The big building is the hotel built by the Union Pacific Railroad.
    • Stout (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hotels--Colorado--Stout--1920-1930.
    • 1928
    • Marble mining

    • Looking northward at mining buildings, equipment, and huge blocks of marble at the Colorado Yule Marble quarries, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado.
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1930-1950.; Marble (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Yule Quarry (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930? and 1941?]

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