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“Photograph of a Workman on the Framework of the Empire State Building”

c. 1930

by Lewis Hine via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Unfinished Golden Gate Bridge from Fort Scott

- 1930s

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Lunch atop a Skyscraper

- 1932

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Native American construction workers at Boulder Dam, Nevada 

- 1935

by National Archives and Records Administration via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Lumber workers shown in what is now the ghost town of Falk which was near Eureka, California.

Only fragments of the town remain today.

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Photo of the U.S. Capitol building during the construction of the dome 

- October 26th, 1859

via Library of Congress, no known restrictions 
https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2009631398/
Workers carve the head of Abraham Lincoln which is mostly made of granite in the South Dakota Black Hills. 

- Mount Rushmore, September 1937

Image via Shutterstock
"Manhattan Bridge Construction”

- 1909

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
"Workers inside Ductwork during the Renovation of the White House”

- 1951

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Apache Indians employed as high-scalers on the construction of Hoover Dam

- 1932

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Construction of the skeleton of the Statue of Liberty’s left arm in Paris, France.

c. 1882

God Bless America!🇺🇸🗽 

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Aquia Creek and Fredericksburg Railroad, construction corps at work, VIrginia 

c. 1860-1865

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Brooklyn Bridge & Woolworth B'Ldg.

- 1921

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Brooklyn Bridge & Woolworth B'Ldg." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2d50-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99
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Repair of an oiled dirt road. Fair Oaks St. , So. Pasadena, California 

c. 1920s

via NYPL Digital Collections, no known restrictions 

https://heartfelthistory.com/building-of-america/
Dwight D. Eisenhower was born on October 14th, 1890 in Denison, Texas.

In the mid 1950s President Eisenhower authorized the Interstate Highway System which enhanced transportation and commerce across the U.S.

Image via Alamy
"Highways. Ashokan reservoir...Contract 152”

Reservoir in Ulster County, New York

- September 25th, 1915

Image: Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. "Highways. Ashokan reservoir. ... Contract 152. September 25, 1915." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-de05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99
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🇺🇸365 Reasons To Cherish America!🇺🇸

Day/Reason #68: The first Transcontinental Railroad 

https://archive.org/stream/buildingpacificr00sabiuoft#page/226/mode/1up

Photo: East and West shaking hands at the laying of the last rail of the Union Pacific Railroad by Andrew J. Russell via Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain
How tall is the William Penn statue that proudly stands atop City Hall in Philadelphia and was installed in 1894?

- 37 feet tall 

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Postcard c. early 1900s showing the Oldest House in St. Augustine, Florida

via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
On January 5th, 1933 construction of the Golden Gate Bridge began.

https://archive.org/details/0808_Building_the_Golden_Gate_Bridge_05_01_00_00

Image of the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge in the 1930s via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Old store at Race & Delaware Streets in Philadelphia

- taken sometime between 1880-1900 

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Construction of the U.S. Capitol Dome in 1859.
When the dome was finally completed between 1865-1866, it cost more than one million dollars (back then) to finish.
One million dollars in 1865 is worth over 16 million dollars today.

Image via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
On February 21st, 1885 Washington Monument in Washington D.C. was dedicated.

Image: Stereotype of Washington Monument in 1885 via NYPL Digital Collections, no known restrictions
California- Santa Ana, Anaheim (Disneyland)

- July 25th, 1974

via Library of Congress, no known restrictions 
https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2019631400/
People in front of a large wood frame house behind picket fence, somewhere near Boston, Massachusetts.

c. 1859-1880

by Augustine H. Folsom via Wikimedia Commons, public domain
Randolph Street Station in Chicago 

c. 1895

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Large ferris wheel at the World's Columbian Exposition - Chicago, Illinois 

c. 1892-1893

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Petrolithic Gang Road Rooter pulled by Kelly-Springfield Contractor's special engine, tearing up old heavily oiled street. Bakersfield, California 

- November 1910

via New York Public Library Digital Collections, no known restrictions
Construction workers continue the job as a horse drawn trolley filled with passengers squeezes by them on Barclay Street in New York City

- October 14th, 1891

via New York Public Library Digital Collections, no known restrictions