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    • Stevens Mine

    • View of the Stevens Mine and tramway in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
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    • 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.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
    • 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.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • 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...
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • 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.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • 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.
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    • 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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 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.
    • Nims, F. A.
    • 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...
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    • 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:...
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    • 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...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 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."
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    • 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...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 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...
    • King, John H., photographer.
    • 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...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 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...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1887
    • Bridge in Animas Canon

    • A man stands in front of a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge railroad engine which sits on a trestle bridge over the Rio De Las Animas River (Animas River), Animas Canyon (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1887
    • Kit Carson's last staging into Aspen on approach of the D.& R.G. R.R.

    • View of the last stagecoach run in Emma, Pitkin County, Colorado, shows a crowd around Kit Carson's stagecoaches and horse-drawn wagons, a balloon-stacked engine and freight car of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, foothills are in the...
    • Mellen, George E.
    • 1887
    • 15th Street, Denver

    • View of trolley cars on 15th (Fifteenth) Street at the intersection of Lawrence Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Men stand beside commercial buildings; sit on horse-drawn wagons; or stand on trolley cars with numbers and lettering that read:...
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    • 1887
    • Gilpin County Tramway, carried ore from mines to mill in Black Hawk

    • A man and a boy, railroad employees, pose beside Gilpin Tramway locomotive number 181 and a flatbed car loaded with railroad ties in probably Chase Gulch near Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. An inscription on the engine reads "Gilpin."
    • Stair, L. E.
    • 1887 Aug
    • D&RG Train, first train into Aspen

    • Well-dressed men, women and children pose on and near the first Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train to arrive in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. Steam rises from locomotive with American flags attached. People stand on railroad flatcars and the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • 1887 Oct. 27
    • 1st street car

    • View of horse-drawn street car, in Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a trolley operator holding reins, railway tracks, and timber stacked along the dirt street. Signs on the railway car include: "Cameron's R.R. ticket," "Take this car to the Grand...
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    • 1887?
    • Sixteenth Street, Denver

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows brick businesses, pedestrian and bicycle traffic, Denver Tramway Company streetcars, a mortar and pestle, and signs: "Bauman's Millinery," and "Alaska Fur Store."
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    • 1887?
    • Canon City, Colorado

    • Bird's eye view map of dwellings, grid streets, commercial buildings and trees in Canon City, Colorado. The Arkansas River is in the foreground, flanked by tracks (with trains) of the Denver and Rio Grande Western and Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe...
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    • 1888
    • Gilpin Tramway, Picnic

    • Passengers on a picnic excursion pose in front of open Gilpin Tramway passenger railroad cars and a locomotive in Gilpin County, Colorado. The large group of well-dressed men, women, and children stand downhill from the train. The excursion cars...
    • Steele, W. C.
    • 1888 Aug. 30
    • Newspaper excursion

    • A view of the Gilpin Tramway train, on an excursion with newspaper men and their families, in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a locomotive and three open passenger cars in a mountain landscape. Well-dressed men, women, and children are on and near...
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    • 1888 June 7
    • Silverton R.R., transfer of passengers

    • People pose with buggies, wagons, and horse teams by a Silverton Railroad Company locomotive, a Denver & Rio Grande Railway freight car, and a Silverton R.R. passenger car in Red Mountain Town, Ouray County, Colorado. The men wear suits, planter...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1888 Sept. 17
    • Alma Junction

    • Men and a child pose in front of a one-story frame depot building beside a Denver South Park and Pacific train at Alma Junction (Park County), Colorado. Steam rises from the locomotive near a water tower. Shows patches of snow on mountains in the...
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    • 1889
    • Saratoga mines - Central City

    • A miner shovels ore from a raised ore chute down into a cart on tracks, Saratoga mines, Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The man stands atop the cart rim and brace himself against the wall in order to complete the process.
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    • 1889
    • Saratoga mines - Central City

    • A miner prepares to dump a shovelful of ore into a nearly full ore cart in a narrow tunnel, Saratoga mines, Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1889
    • Saratoga mines - Central City

    • View of an ore cart inside a narrow but heavily timbered tunnel, Saratoga mines, Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1889
    • The Great Loop, near Georgetown

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad passenger train on the Devil's Gate viaduct near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Clear Creek runs under the bridge. A gravel road and railroad grade are seen in the distance along the mountain side.
    • B. W. Kilburn Company.
    • 1890
    • Pikes Peak Ave.

    • View west on Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, includes pedestrians, buggies, an open streetcar, storefronts with awnings, with The Antlers Hotel and Pikes Peak is in the background.
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    • 1890
    • Station at Golden, Colo.

    • View of a Denver Tramway Company interurban electric trolley car full of people at the Golden station depot of the Denver and Northwestern, 13th (Thirteenth) and Washington Streets, Jefferson County, Colorado.
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    • 1890
    • Red Cliff Mountain, Col. U.S.A.

    • A view of two engines of the Silverton Railroad on Red Mountain in Ouray County, Colorado shows a snowshed and debris near the railroad grade.
    • Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909.
    • 1890
    • Colorado - views of the Aspen Mining and Smelting Co.

    • Views of Aspen Mine and Smelting Company facilities and J. B. Wheeler near Aspen in Pitkin County, Colorado; shows horse drawn ore cars, winches, tipples, mine interiors, and a residence. Portraits of J.B. Wheeler, Aspen entrepreneur, and F.G....
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    • 1890 February 22
    • Idaho Springs, Colo.

    • Men in suits and women in dresses and straw hats sit on a hillside and watch a crowd of people and a partially inflated hot air balloon at Fourth of July festivities in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows houses and a freight train...
    • Walker, William H., photographer.
    • 1890 July 4
    • Idaho Springs, Colo.

    • A man wears a suit, holds a cane, stands near women on a hillside, and watches a crowd of people near a rising hot air balloon at Fourth of July festivities in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows houses and a freight train on...
    • Walker, William H., photographer.
    • 1890 July 4

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