The Real Estate Department of Mountain Bell maintained meticulous records, including floor plans and pictures of each building owned by the company. THG has thousands of these photographs, many of which have been used by preservationists and architects. The following are a few photos of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph headquarters building at 931 14th St. in Denver. Built in 1928 and opened in 1929, it is referred to as "The last of the Bell System Palaces", as it was the last to be built before the stock market crash of 1929 and the subsequent Depression of the 1930s. (Our thanks to volunteer Renee Lang for processing these photos.)
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