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    • Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas

    • Well dressed people, probably part of an excursion, pose near a locomotive and train near Hanging Bridge, on the Arkansas River, in Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado. Shows steep canyon walls.
    • Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Sentinel Rock in Monument Valley Park

    • Stereographic view of Sentinel Rock standing in the midground among a group of trees in Monument Valley Park in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The park was dedicated by General William Jackson Palmer, president of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad and...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Nathrop station

    • A mixed train of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad pulls away from the small stone station in Nathrop in Chaffee County, Colorado. A stream of smoke puffs from the locomotive. Men are gathered between the freight and passenger cars; a man...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Rifle depot

    • Men, women and a boy stand on the platform of the frame Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company and Colorado Midland Railway Company depot in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. Tracks are beside the platform. The depot has a gable roof, a tower...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company - Durango Depot

    • Shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company train depot in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. The building is made of wood, with a shingle roof and a two story projecting pavilion. Utility poles are in front of the building and hills are in...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1889 and 1893]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number "3404" on a wooden trestle in probably Colorado. A dilapidated railroad construction car in the ravine reads: "LIMA, Pioneer Const. & Engr. Corp. Denver, Colorado."
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D. & R.G. 52

    • Men pose in front of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive number "52" in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. The men wear leather gloves and hats. Frame houses and telegraph poles are near the tracks.
    • Jukes, Fred.
    • 1907
    • D. & R.G. 52

    • Men pose in front of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive number "52" in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. The men wear leather gloves and hats. Frame houses and telegraph poles are near the tracks.
    • Jukes, Fred.
    • 1907
    • Mule Shoe bend

    • View of a curve on the Denver and Rio Grande line known as Mule Shoe Curve on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. A steam engine, flat cars and freight cars are on the railroad tracks. Shows a man near a canvas tent, the stone...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • D&RG Locomotive

    • Workers and the engineer stand near and on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Baldwin locomotive number 902 in work clothes in Colorado. Twin boys in matching suits and caps stand on the the front of the engine near the cowcatcher.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Sapinero Arch at the top

    • View of snow on rocky slopes beside bridges and trestles over the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River near the confluence with the Gunnison River in Gunnison County, Colorado. Shows a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad trestle, an old highway...
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    • [between 1925 and 1940?]
    • Golden Circle Railroad tracks

    • View of a narrow gauge double slip switch on Golden Circle Railroad tracks in Goldfield (Teller County), Colorado. Shows a signal, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars on tracks, a log cabin, mine buildings and tailings, and utility poles on...
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    • 1897
    • D.& R.G. wreck near Pueblo, Colo.

    • People watch a crane lift a derailed Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger car off an embankment beside probably the Arkansas River in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men stand in the doorway of freight car number: "011923" and on the...
    • Floyd, John W. C.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Royal Gorge Grand Canyon of the Arkansas

    • View of Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Railroad three rail tracks beside the Arkansas River. The steel plate girder bridge is suspended by two cables from cross beams installed into the...
    • Strohmeyer & Wyman.
    • 1894
    • Running for the snow slide, Silverton, Colo.

    • Steam rises from a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive with a wedge plow on tracks beside probably the Animas River near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. Shows the silhouette of a man near the plowed tracks.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Marshall Pass, big bend near Shirley

    • Railroad workers stand in a row and pose with tools beside Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks on Marshall Pass (Saguache County), Colorado. Shows a locomotive and freight cars in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Near East Portal, Gunnison (water) tunnel

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande locomotive number 401 and freight cars on tracks near the East Portal of the U.S. Reclamation Service Gunnison Tunnel Project in Montrose County, Colorado. Shows a creek beside railroad tracks, and the shadow of...
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    • [between 1901 and 1909?]
    • West Portal, Moffat Tunnel, Berthoud Pass

    • Smoke rises from a Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company passenger train at the west portal entrance to the Moffat Tunnel near Winter Park in Grand County, Colorado. Shows frame buildings and construction rails covered by a shed. Cars are parked...
    • Sanborn (Colo.)
    • [between 1927 and 1928?]
    • Marshall Pass under Mt. Ouray

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway steam engine on a trestle on Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Men pose in the engine cab. Shows a portion of Mount Ouray in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1881 and 1886]
    • The upper town, Creede mining camp, Colo.

    • View of frame buildings, cabins and a tent on a timber foundation in North (upper) Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. People stand beside Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks on a street with commercial buildings. Shows a bridge over possibly Willow...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1891 and 1892?]
    • South cor. Dump Mt.

    • View of a curve in Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks on Dump Mountain on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows steep, rocky slopes and telegraph poles beside the railroad grade.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Looking W. from S. cor. Dump Mt.

    • Men in suits and hats pose beside a Denver and Rio Grande engine and passenger cars on Dump Mountain on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows rock slopes and a valley in the distance.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Big cut near Mule Shoe looking south

    • A man stands beside Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks on a grade cut into a hillside on Dump Mountain, on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows rocky slopes and trees nearby.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Through the big cut looking N.E.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande tracks on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a cut in a rocky slope and timbers beside the narrow railroad grade.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • From point of Dump Mt. looking E.

    • View of curved Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks near Dump Mountain on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows rocks, tree dotted slopes and scree in the distance.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Dump Mt. from Milk Ranch

    • A man stands beside Denver and Rio Grande tracks and log cabins identified as "Milk Ranch" on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a railroad grade on Dump Mountain.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Mule Shoe bend looking N.E.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande tracks on Dump Mountain on (Veta Pass) La Veta Pass in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a tent near a sharp curve in the track, identified as "mule shoe", a bridge, a dirt toll road, and a switch in the railroad tracks.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Train at Lowry

    • A soldier stands on a wooden platform in front of Union Pacific Railroad locomotive "451" and Denver and a Rio Grande Western freight car on tracks built by the Work Projects Administration (WPA) at Lowry Army Air Force Base in the Lowry Field...
    • Highton, W.P.A. photographer.
    • 1941 May 27
    • Vapor cave near Glenwood Springs

    • View of a wooden walkway and a brick bathhouse on the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon near Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado. Stairs lead up to Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Company tracks. Shows a man near the walkway and a road...
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    • 1898 May 15
    • The walls of the canon Grand River

    • View of Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. The Colorado River, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company tracks, telegraph poles, and wooden posts are nearby.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Iron Bridge, Royal Gorge, Grand Canon

    • View of the Hanging Bridge on the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad in the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Well dressed tourists pose on the bridge. The steel plate girder suspension bridge, flanked by steep canyon...
    • Emery, C. E. (Charles E.)
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    • Clarendon Hotel, Leadville

    • The three-story Clarendon Hotel and the two-story brick building next door at 300 Harrison Avenue comprise this view of Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The Clarendon has a bracketed cornice, awnings, storefront windows, and signs for the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1881
    • D&RG "Scenic Limited"

    • Overhead view of the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado shows the Arkansas River, a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger train and the walls of the canyon.
    • Poor, M. C., 1901-1973.
    • 1937 June
    • Snowshed on Marshall Pass

    • View of the collapsed, wooden Marshall Pass snowshed on the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad at Marshall Pass (Saguache County), Colorado. Shows the roof and brick chimneys of the depot building nearby.
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    • [between 1953 and 1956]
    • U.S. Gold Placers

    • Aerial view of the San Miguel River, a truss bridge, and probably a placer mine site of the U.S. Gold Placer Company, in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a frame building and trees by the river.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
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    • U.S.G.P.

    • Aerial view of a U.S. Gold Placer Company hydraulic placer mine site beside the San Miguel River in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. A man poses on a hillside. Water from hydraulic monitors (nozzles) sprays over gravel in the...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
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    • Mule Shoe bend looking south

    • View of curved Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks at what is identified as the "Mule Shoe" on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a bridge, stone walls on the sides of a narrow tunnel, a dirt road, and scree on the slope...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck, Royal Gorge route

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Western Railroad wreck near Granite (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows locomotive 1604 and passenger cars in the Arkansas River. Men stand on the wreckage, tracks and on a rocky hillside.
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    • 1926, Labor Day
    • Near Ridgway Colo.

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Locomotive 453, leased to Rio Grande Southern (Baldwin type 2-8-2; with twelve cars; Civilian Conservation Corps excursion); northbound down Dallas Divide towards Ridgway, Ouray County, Colorado; engineer and passengers...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1940]
    • High bridge on Rainbow Route

    • View of bridges and trestles over the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River at the confluence with the Gunnison River near Sapinero (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad trestle, an old highway bridge and a steel...
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    • [between 1925 and 1940?]
    • Train in snow shed on Marshall Pass, Col.

    • Men pose in an interior view of a timber supported snow shed on Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Men wear suits and hats and stand beside Denver & Rio Grande tracks and an engine. Engine number "421" reads "Baldwin Locomotive Works,...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Phantom Curve, Denver & Rio Grande railroad

    • A track of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway winds around Phantom Curve near the New Mexico border in Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Train pulling on Tennessee Pass above the Pando Valley

    • Three engines pull a Denver and Rio Grande Western freight train on the north side of Tennessee Pass above the Pando Valley, Colorado, near Camp Hale and the Tenth Mountain Division Headquarters; snow covers the ground and the pine trees on the...
    • O'Rourke, Phil.
    • February 7, 1944
    • Unidentified group of people and car No. 93

    • A group of unidentified men pose on the back platform of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad car No. 93 at Leadville Junction in Lake County, Colorado. Some of the men stand on the railroad tracks and the wood platform next to a wood railroad building....
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas, Colorado, U.S.A.

    • View of the Hanging Bridge and the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad line with three rails and a stone retaining wall. The snow-covered granitic walls of the canyon are beside...
    • Strohmeyer & Wyman.
    • 1898
    • Durango - Narrow Gauge Capitol of the World

    • The 485 Denver & Rio Grande Western train is stopped on the tracks in front of the depot in Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County. Puffs of smoke rise off the train's smokestack; steam rises off the tracks. A conductor stands next to the engine. ...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Phantom Curve

    • View of Phantom Curve, in Conejos County, Colorado; shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge track grade and eroded volcanic formations.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, Silverton branch

    • A passenger train of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad stops on a rocky cliff near Silverton in southwestern Colorado to allow passengers to step from of the train to view the ravine.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • D & R G engine no. 701 at Union Station

    • Engine No. 701 of the Denver and Rio Grand Railway is parked on the tracks at the Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Other trains are parked in the background.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]

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