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    • Weaving tools

    • View of a spindle and bowl made by Alberto Lobato and two hand carders used by weaver María Salomé Córdova, his mother. The spindle and bowl were used to spin the wool.
    • Córdova, María Salomé, 1867-1960--Associated objects.; Lobato, Alberto, 1895-1976--Associated objects.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Tools.; Córdova, María Salomé, 1867-1960--Pictorial works.; Lobato,...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Class in sloyd

    • An older boy watches younger boys do sloyd, a Swedish system of manual training in woodcarving, in a classroom at Gilpin School at 29th (Twenty-ninth) and Stout Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The boys stand at...
    • Gilpin School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Emily Griffith Opportunity School custodial and maintenance shop

    • Photograph of an unidentified man standing in the custodial and maintenance shop at the Emily Griffith Opportunity School in Denver, Colorado. Next to him is a free standing wall with different custodial tools hanging. Behind on the other wall...
    • Maintenance and repair.; Emily Griffith Opportunity School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1950
    • Road repair - views along road to Mesa Verde

    • Workers look up at a man sitting on a large slab of rock that lies on the uphill side of a steep slope next to a road, possibly Knife Edge Road in Mesa Verde National Park. The steep hill continues down from where the men stand. Some men hold...
    • Knife Edge Road (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Road construction--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mountain roads--Colorado--History--1920-1930.
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Colorado Penitentiary escapes

    • Tools used in a prison break from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, include hacksaw blades, drill brace and bits, pliers, a screwdriver, putty knife, batteries, string, wire, and tape. In a Fedora, tweed jacket and tie, associate...
    • Prison wardens--Colorado--Canon City--1960-1970.; Canon City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Stedman School kindergarten students using hand tools

    • Photograph of three kindergarten students using hand tools at Stedman Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. One boy stands at the end of the table using a handsaw to cut a piece of wood. Two other boys stand at the table hammering nails into...
    • Kindergartens.; Tools.; Stedman School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • DTC armature room

    • Interior of the Denver Tramway Company machine shop in Denver, Colorado; shows workers, armatures or rotors, tools, trolley parts, hoists, tools, light bulbs, and a wall clock. Sign reads: "Smoking In The Company's Premises Absolutely Forbidden,...
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Machine shops--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroad...
    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • Service truck, tools and maps

    • W.H. Bishop and Harrold Ehr look at blueprints by a Water Department service truck in Denver, Colorado; tools, a toolbox and pipes are in the truck bed.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Public utility companies--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Bishop, W. H.; Ehr, Harrold.
    • 1937 April 26
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 28, 1912 July 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120713
    • First Baptist Church Directory and Yearbook

    • Directory published by the First Baptist Church of Denver, Colorado. Included in the document are lists of: the different religious services and their corresponding meeting times, different organizations within the congregation, and members by...
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930
    • Denver Public Library building maintenance shop

    • A workman holds a portion of a chair in the Building Maintenance workshop of the Denver Public Library in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. He wears an apron that reads: "Hallack & Howard Lumber." A workbench, tools, wooden crates, and paint can...
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Tools--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [1937]
    • Rock used for sharpening tools,  Acowitz Cañon

    • View of a large stone used for sharpening tools by Native Americans (Ancestral Puebloan) in a cliff dwelling ruin near the edge of Johnson Canyon (Acowitz Canyon) in the Ute Mountain Tribal Park on the Ute Mountain Indian Reservation in...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites.; Johnson Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ute Mountain Indian Reservation--1880-1890.; Ute Mountain Tribal Park (Colo.)--1880-1890.;...
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    • School Days '07

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1907
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1907
    • 1R sharpener

    • A worker uses a large machine to sharpen a drill bit probably in Colorado. Tools hang on the wall of the work building in the distance.
    • Sharpening of tools--Colorado--1930-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Denver business, mining machinery supplies

    • View of The Mine and Smelter Supply Company building, Denver, Colorado. It is a three story brick building with a decorative cornice and advertisements in many of the windows. They read in part: "Pipe fitting, Brass goods, Machinery supplies,...
    • Mine & Smelter Supply Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Brighton forge

    • The interior of this blacksmith shop in Brighton, Colorado, includes two men in leather aprons posing with an anvil, vises, a forge, and grinders. The walls are hung with tools, horseshoes, and posters advertising "Old Virginia" cheroots.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blacksmithing--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.; Forge shops--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Cosmic Ray Machine, D.U.

    • A man squats near equipment that measures cosmic radiation in a tent probably at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. The portable machine has cathode ray and metal tubes attached to a wheel like structure. Fans and tools lay near or on...
    • University of Denver--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Measuring--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Scientific equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Herbert Garage

    • Mechanics sit and stand near the frame and under carriage of an automobile in Herbert Garage at 3660 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado. Tools, car parts, and a workbench are nearby. A sign that reads: "Herbert Garage" is on the wall.
    • Herbert Garage (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobile service stations--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Mechanics--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915]
    • Blacksmithing, Cascade Trail, Ouray gold belt

    • Three men stand on a narrow terrace surrounded by blacksmithing tools along the Cascade Trail, Ouray County, Colorado. Shows a hand pumped bellows, barrels, and an anvil.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Blacksmiths--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Hodgetts

    • Interior view in the Albert G. Hodgetts residence, 132 West Del Norte, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, includes a tile fileplace with screen and tools, wicker furniture, Oriental rugs, cabinet, table and vase, framed paintings hung on...
    • Hodgetts, Albert G.--Homes and haunts--1930-1940.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.; Lamps--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.
    • July 1929
    • Coopers

    • View of a group of barrel makers (coopers). Men and boys pose with barrels and tools. Shows barrels in various stages of construction, staves, adzes, possibly a draw knife, and a cooper's driver.
    • Barrels--1900-1910.; Boys--1900-1910.; Coopers--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • A Zuni silversmith

    • Reproduction of a lithograph shows a Native American Zuni Pueblo man seated at a fire with silversmith tools including a hammer and pottery with water, New Mexico.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Zuni Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Zuni (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Silverwork--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Machine shop

    • Interior view of a machine shop in Denver, Colorado. Machines, tools, belt-driven engines, and metal parts on shelves are in the warehouse building.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Machine shops--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Roads--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Relics from the Cliff Dwellings

    • View of Native American (Anasazi) pottery, stone and bone tools, and a woven mat. Shows a decorated bowl, cups, a ladle and ears of corn.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1890-1900.; Antiquities--United States--1890-1900.; Pottery--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • #322 Cobbler at work - rear of Emry Shoe and Clothing Company

    • A cobbler repairs the sole of a shoe in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. The shoe is mounted on an iron that the cobbler holds between his feet as he sits on a wooden bench. He taps the sole with a hammer. His box of tools in on the bench next...
    • Shoes--Maintenance and repair--Colorado--Paonia--1900- 1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Shoemakers--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.
    • [1908?]
    • Bicycle repair shop

    • Interior view of a bicycle repair shop in Denver, Colorado; shows men, a boy, a vise, workbench, drill press, bicycle parts, and tools.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Workshops--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Automobile repair garage

    • Mechanics work on an automobile at a garage in Denver, Colorado. An air compressor and tools are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Air compressors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Automobile service stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Mechanics (Persons)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Vehicle maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Bicycle repair shop

    • Interior view of a bicycle repair shop in Denver, Colorado; shows men, a workbench, tools, and posters of women.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Workshops--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Worthington Pump Co.

    • Interior view of the Worthington Pump and Machinery Corporation machine shop at 435 17th (Seventeenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Machinery, hand tools, and metal pipe connectors are in the shop.
    • Worthington Pump and Machinery Corporation--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Machine shops--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • The Swimming Pool, Glenwood Springs, 1266

    • Water gushes out of the fountain in the middle of the Natatorium in the hot springs spa in the town of Glenwood Springs (formerly known as Defiance), Colorado, in Garfield County. The Stone Bath House and the Wooden Bath House are next to the...
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fountains--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Springs--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.
    • [March 24, 1896]
    • View in Chestnut Street

    • Pedestrians walk on a sidewalk and on Chestnut Street in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows horse-drawn carriages and men with tools.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1910.; City & town life--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Members of the Rocky Mountain Railroad Club pose as they restore Rio Grande Southern locomotive (4-6-0) #20 (restored as Florence & Cripple Creek #20). The men and a boy work beside a caboose and a box car in the Narrow Gauge Motel and Narrow Gauge...
    • Narrow Gauge Museum (Alamosa, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1950-1960.; Rocky Mountain Railroad Club--Meetings--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1953 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327 letter box slot

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 13 Number 7 and 8, 1930 July-August

    • Newsletter produced every two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19300700
    • Aerial construction, setting anchor

    • A group of workers dig a hole for a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone pole in a rural area of Colorado. The men hold shovels and tools dangle from their belts. A barbed wire fence runs along a dirt road. Shows open fields.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Farrier

    • A farrier in a Colorado National Guard hat, shoes a horse in the Cripple Creek mining district probably in "Camp Goldfield" in Victor (Teller County), Colorado during the Western Federation of Miners strike. The farrier files the horse's hoof....
    • Colorado. National Guard.--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Blacksmithing--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Military camps--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.;...
    • [1903]
    • Quarry at Wilson's Spur, Frying Pan

    • Workers stand near a mule-drawn rail car loaded with cut stone at Wilson's Spur on the Colorado Midland Railway in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows an ax, a chisel, sledgehammers, and other tools. Workmen are in the distance. The Fryingpan River and a...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1900.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Fryingpan River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Mules--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Quarrying--Colorado--Eagle...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Indians Aztec arts and crafts

    • View of a display of Native American (Anasazi) relics that include skulls, straw mats, and tools in Durango, Colorado..
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Durango--1910-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Durango--1910-1930.; Durango (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Antiquities--Colorado--Durango--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Colorado penitentiary break 1947 escapees John Klinger escaped convict died

    • A man performs an autopsy on John Klinger after his escape attempt from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. He uses a hemostat and pliers to peel back the scalp and ear, revealing bloody brain matter. In the background a tank and hoses...
    • Autopsy--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dead persons--Colorado--Canon City-- 1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1948
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • An old prospector & his cabin

    • A prospector poses with dogs near a cabin possibly in Colorado. The tools outside the building include a mallet, saw, gold pan, and a shovel.
    • Cabins--1920-1930.; Miners--1920-1930.; Mining--1920-1930.
    • November 11, 1926
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Prospectors, Creede, Colo.

    • A group of prospectors stand on the slope of a hill with their burros and a horse near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Some of the burros are packed with tools and equipment. Most of the men wear work clothes and some hold walking sticks in...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1894?]
    • Blacksmiths

    • Interior view of a blacksmith shop in probably Colorado. Shows tools, sledges, vises and anvil. Some of the blacksmiths wear aprons, all of the men wear hats.
    • Blacksmiths--Colorado--1890-1910.; Forge shops--Colorado--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November

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