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    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0) #638, Leadville, Colo., depot

    • Colorado & Southern steam locomotive #638 with a caboose, is stopped at the railroad depot in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Snow covered log and frame houses and sheds are near the tracks. Mount Elbert and Mount Massive are in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad stations.; Railroads.; Snow.
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    • Bridge B

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande railroad train and a trestle over the Gunnison River in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.; Railroad...
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    • Miniature train at Lakeside Amusement Park

    • A group of women pose with the conductor on a miniature train at Lakeside Amusement Park in Denver, Colorado. Lake Rhoda and a roller coaster are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Lakeside Amusement Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
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    • (Commodore Mine) Creede

    • View of an ore cart trestle at the Commodore Mine, near Creede, Mineral County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.; Creede (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.
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    • Midnight Mine, Aspen area

    • View of the Midnight Mine, Pitkin County, Colorado, shows ore cars rusting on their tracks and dilapidated mine buildings.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Pitkin County--1940-1950.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Pitkin County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Pitkin County--1940-1950.
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    • Alameda yards work cars # 758 424

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation work cars 758 and 424 in the Alameda yard in Denver, Colorado. Car 758 has a crane. Buildings and a hopper are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Dump Mtn. La Veta Pass

    • A Denver and Rio Grande railroad train with two locomotives climbs Veta (La Veta) Pass in Huerfano County Colorado. A man poses on the locomotive. A train is on Dump Mountain in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1880-1890.; Railroad...
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    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Scenery. Photographed: near Ophir, Colorado, March 1981.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ophir--1980-1990.; Ophir (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Narrow-gage railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ophir--1980-1990.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
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    • Placerville, Colo.

    • View across the San Miguel River at Placerville (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows frame houses, wood and brick commercial buildings, the Rio Grande Southern depot and freight cars, and a wood and steel truss bridge.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1920-1930.; Placerville (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cities & towns.; Commercial facilities.; Railroads.; Rivers.
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    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company no. 2

    • View of Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company cog railroad train no. 2 on Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mountain railroads.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1910-1920.
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    • The loop, Union Pacific Ry. near Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway train on the trestle over Clear Creek at Georgetown Loop, a mining area above Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek...
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    • D. T. C. on Arapahoe St. NE crossing 15th St.

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car number 314 on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are nearby. Signs read: "Loop Flowers" and "A B C Doll Shop."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Crossing the Timber Line, Pike's Peak Railway

    • View of a Manitou & Pike's Peak Railway Company train near Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. Snow is on the mountain above timberline.
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1890-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.
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    • Residence of Senator Hill

    • View of a three story brick house on the corner of 14th (Fourteenth) Street and Welton Street in Denver, Colorado. The house, built for Senator Nathaniel Hill, has second floor balconies, classical pillars, a turret, mansard roof with dormer...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1900.; Hill, N. P. (Nathaniel Peter), 1832-1900--Homes & haunts.
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    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company no. 5 Mountain View.

    • View of Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company cog railroad train no. 5 taking on water at Mountain View station as it ascends Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mountain railroads.; Water tanks.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1910-1920.
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    • Aspen Colo. Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Panorama view from Smuggler Mountain southwest over Aspen and Roaring Fork River Valley, Colorado, shows the mining district and Denver and Rio Grande and Colorado Midland railroads, and Castle Creek.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Roaring Fork River Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.
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    • Denver City Tramway Co

    • View of the Denver City Tramway Company Central Loop at 15th (Fifteenth and Arapahoe Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Street cars 50 and 71 are near the pavilion. Signs read: "Enlargements Remembra[nces]" and "Broadway Why Johnny?"
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
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    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company train

    • View of a Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company cog railroad train as it ascends Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mountain railroads.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1910-1920.
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    • Eagle River Canon

    • A man on a rock dips water with a cup from the Eagle River in the Eagle River Canyon (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows a Denver and Rio Grande Railway train and workers on the tracks in the distance.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.
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    • Prosser Gulch cribbing on Gilpin Tramway

    • A trestle on the Gilpin Tramway in Gilpin County, Colorado shows retaining walls constructed of wooden cribbing. A gully filled with boulders is near the trestle.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1910.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1910.; Trestles--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1910.
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    • Forest mine near Rico, Colo.

    • Men stand and pose near log cabins, an ore cart, and mine railroad tracks at probably the Forest-Payroll Tunnel Mine near Rico (Dolores County), Colorado.
    • Dolores County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Forest-Payroll Tunnel Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Dolores County--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Dolores County--1890-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Dolores...
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    • Colorado Springs and Interurban Railway 66 (Electric)

    • View of Colorado Springs and Interurban Railway train 66 on the loop near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Electric railroads.; Colorado Springs and Interurban Railway--1920-1930.
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    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0) # 638 Leadville-Climax train

    • A Colorado & Southern freight train led by steam locomotive # 638 climbs snow covered Tennessee Pass between Climax and Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Snow covers the mountains and trees.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tennessee Pass (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Passes (Landforms); Railroads.; Snow.; Spring.
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    • Departure of a colony of emigrants for Colorado

    • Passengers and spectators are at the "Chicago & St. Louis RR Station" to await the departure of the "C. & St. L. RR" (Chicago and St. Louis Railroad) train in Chicago (Cook County), Illinois. Uniformed soldiers, escorts for the settlers who are en...
    • Chicago (Ill.)--1870-1880.; Internal migration--Illinois--Chicago--1870-1880.; Railroad stations--Illinois--Chicago--1870-1880.; Railroads--Illinois--Chicago--1870-1880.; Soldiers--Illinois--Chicago--1870-1880.;...
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    • Stevens Mine

    • View of the Stevens Mine and tramway in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Stevens Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1870.
    • 1869
    • Shooting antelopes from a railroad train in Colorado

    • Antelope run from people with rifles on a prairie hillside in Colorado. One antelope has been shot and falls to the ground. A railroad train is on tracks beside the passengers. Shows dark clouds in the distance and mountains on the horizon.
    • Antelope hunting--Colorado--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1875 May 29
    • Snowy Range

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad train and switchback track probably between Black Hawk and Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1880.
    • 1878
    • Central City

    • Image of the Colorado Central Railroad train upon its arrival in Central City, Colorado. In the foreground is the train. Several men dressed in suits and hats stand in front of the locomotive. The train's engineer sits in the cab. In the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Colorado Central Railroad Company.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)
    • 1878
    • Running Gulch

    • A view of a Colorado Central Railroad railroad train at Running Gulch near Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows wood frame houses and mine buildings near the railroad grade.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Houses--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Old Geyser Cut above Silver Cliff

    • Miners push mine cars on wooden bridges between piles of tailings at the Old Geyser Cut near Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.;...
    • 1880
    • Phantom Curve, Los Pinos Valley, D. & R.G.R.W.

    • Photograph of a drawing of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway train on curved tracks at what is identified as "Phantom Curve" in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows rock spires and formations.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • The old smelter on the east side of south 9th street near the river

    • View of a smelter plant with smokestacks, railroad cars, and tailings in Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Smelters--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Gunnison

    • A train stops at the Denver and Rio Grande Railway station in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Men stand around the engine and on the boardwalk of the long wood frame side gable depot.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Curtis at 17th Street

    • View of Curtis Street at 17th (Seventeenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians, horse-drawn carriages, and a horse-drawn streetcar are near buildings. Signs read: "Union Electric and Novelty Company," "L. M. Quown Wallpaper Shed's...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Horse railroads--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Depot, Montrose, Colo

    • Freight cars are lined up in front of the Denver & Rio Grande railroad depot in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado. People wait in a buggy to cross the tracks; covered wagons are parked by town buildings in the background. Rooftop sign reads:...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Church Sunday School picnic at Sunset, Colo. Greeley, Salt Lake and Pacific RR.

    • People pose by the Greeley, Salt Lake and Pacific tracks and depot, Sunset, (originally Penn's Gluch) Boulder County, Colorado. They are dressed in their finest for the Sunday School picnic excursion. A residence, tent, lunch room and grocery store...
    • Greeley, Salt Lake, and Pacific Railway Company--1880-1890.; Sunset (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Picnics--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Cimarron, Colo looking down

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town. Freight cars and ties are on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks; a water tower is further back. Jagged hills...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Cimarron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Sixteenth Street, Denver

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, a Denver Tramway company streetcar, the Tabor Opera House, clocks and signs with lettering: "Sam Mayer Jeweler," "Stark," and "F. E. Edbrooke Architect."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1885?
    • Colorado D. & R. G. R. R.

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town; a low bridge spans the water upstream. Passenger coaches of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad approach the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Cimarron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Cimarron, Colorado

    • Aerial view of the Cimarron River and buildings in Cimarron near the Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks, depot and roundhouse, freight and passenger cars, and engine. Shows the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Cimarron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cimarron River (Montrose County and Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Railroad...
    • 1886
    • Orodell, Colorado

    • A view of Orodell (Boulder County), Colorado shows a Greeley, Salt Lake, and Pacific Railway Company passenger train and track near the convergence of Boulder and Fourmile Creeks. Men stand near the train and railroad grade. A reinforced...
    • Boulder Creek (Weld County and Boulder County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Orodell (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Orodell--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Orodell--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Cimarron, Colorado D. & R. G. R. R.

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town; a low bridge spans the water upstream. Passenger coaches of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad approach the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Cimarron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cimarron River (Montrose County and Gunnison County, Colo.--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Cañon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of two Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge engines as they pull a passenger train on a high, steep rock ledge in the Canyon of the Animas River (La Plata County), Colorado. Passengers lean out windows or stand by the train. Shows steam...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive, caboose and flatbed car on a rock ledge above the Rio Las Animas (the Animas River), in La Plata County, Colorado. Elk antlers are mounted on the engine's cowcatcher. Shows rock...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • A narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway excursion train stops along the Rio De Las Animas River (Animas River) in Animas Canyon, near Silverton (La Plata County), Colorado. Women passengers sit on rocks as men fish in the river. An...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Needle Mountains (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fishing--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata...
    • 1887

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