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Moffat Tunnel construction

Identifier: C Photo Album 137

Scope and Contents

Albums include views of construction of the Moffat railroad and water tunnels; also includes the Edgar C. MacMechen personal album and the Fraser Diversion Project album.


  • between 1923 and 1927


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


10 photo box(es)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.


Title inked on spines of albums.


Formerly PAFI Album 137 titled: "Moffat Tunnel."


Some handwritten and typewritten identification of photographic prints on album pages.


The MacMechen personal album (vol. 7) contains miscellaneous photos, but no views of the Moffat Tunnel or its construction.


The Fraser Diversion Project (vol. 9) contains images of the construction of the infrastructure for diverting water from the Fraser River through the Moffat Tunnel to Denver.

Table of Contents

Moffat Tunnel construction East Portal #1 -- Moffat Tunnel construction East Portal #2 -- Moffat Tunnel construction East Portal #3 -- Moffat Tunnel construction East Portal #4 -- Moffat Tunnel construction West Portal [#5] -- Moffat Tunnel construction [#6] -- MacMechen personal album [#7] -- Moffat Tunnel construction [#8] -- Photographs Fraser Diversion Project / Frederick R. Ross [#9] -- Moffat Tunnel construction [#10].

Finding Aid for the Moffat Tunnel construction[graphic]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States