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    • Shay geared locomotive, narrow gauge

    • View of a Shay locomotive (possibly from the Gilpin County Tramway or Argentine Central Railway) in Utah Junction (Adams County), Colorado.
    • Clint, David K., Jr.
    • 1939 Aug
    • Colorado wheat field on the C. & S. Ry.

    • View of wheat field along the Colorado and Southern Railway's narrow gauge tracks; shows harvested and bundled wheat in Colorado field; Rocky Mountains and foothills in distant background.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Depot at Alamosa, Colorado, May 1893

    • The Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot in Alamosa, Colorado, is a two-story wood fram Victorian structure with intersecting gables with decorative aprons, cresting roof, octagonal shingles, bracketed overhanging lower eave, and clapboard siding...
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    • 1893
    • Narrow Gauge Motel

    • The Narrow Gauge Motel, near the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks in Alamosa, Colorado is a long low side gable building with an overhang that covers the walkway. Trash is piled under the roof along the building. A motorcycle is parked on the...
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    • [between 1970 and 1974?]
    • West Portal, Alpine Tunnel, Gunnison County, Colo.

    • View of the West Portal of the Alpine Tunnel in Gunnison County, Colo. Located above timberline near the town of Pitkin, the narrow gauge railroad tunnel was constructed in 1882 underneath the Continental Divide in order to connect to the town of...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1990
    • Goldfield, Independence & Altman

    • View northwest towards Goldfield, Independence and Altman, in Teller County, Colorado, shows Goldfield at the bottom with Bull Hill far left and Bull Cliff on right. Independence is on the slope between the two hills and Altman is high on the...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1896 and 1898]
    • Scene at Altman, the Cripple Creek District

    • View of the lower edge of Altman with the Isabella Mine below, Teller County, Colorado, includes a slope covered with small log cabins, wood frame residences, outhouses, sheds, smelters, mines, and tailing dumps. The narrow gauge Golden Circle...
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    • 1900
    • Silverton and Sultan Mtn.

    • Bird's eye view of Silverton, Colorado centered on rows of blocks between Blair Street (left) and Greene Street (right); Sultan Mountain (elevation 13,368 feet), background right; Grand Turk (elevation 13,148 feet), background left; small pond on...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1911]
    • Antonito, Colorado

    • View of the one-story modern log structure with low side gable, asphalt shingles, aluminum entry door and decorative shutters in Antonito, San Luis Valley, Conejos County, Colorado; sign on roof reads: "Narrow Gauge Curio and Gift Shop, Cafe,...
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    • 1974
    • Waldorf mine and road to Argentine pass and Vidler Tunnel, Summit  County

    • View of Waldorf / Vidler mines and the Continental Divide, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows frame buildings, water tank, ore carts, mine dumps and tailings. Road parallels Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks and spur to...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • June 21, 1908
    • Waldorf mine

    • View of Waldorf Mine buildings and Mount Wilcox (13,408 feet), Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks.
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • June 21, 1908
    • Buildings at Waldorf mine from the west

    • View of Waldorf Mine and mill, Waldorf, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks, switches, water tower and flatbed cars.
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • June 21, 1908
    • Argentine Pass, Waldorf and Vidler mine district

    • View of Waldorf and Vidler mines, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows outbuildings, water tank, ore carts, mine dumps and tailings. Road parallels Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks and spur to Vidler, then ascends to...
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    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • Georgetown Loop

    • Copy of a Charles H. Harmon painting shows the Georgetown Loop, High Bridge in Clear Creek Canyon; Argentine Central Railway (Colorado and Southern) trains on track.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Waldorf, near Argentine

    • View of Waldorf Mine buildings, Waldorf, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks, sidings, switches, water tower, and gondola cars. Ore bucket line overhead runs from Santiago to Waldorf.
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    • [between 1905 and 1920]
    • Summit of Mt. McClellan reached by Argentine Central Ry.

    • Men and women sightseers stand on of near the summit of McClellan Mountain near an Argentine Central Railway train on the Gray's Peak Route, in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Narrow gauge railroad cars read: "Colorado Peak Route, 131" and "Gray's...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
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    • Argentine Pass and Waldorf Mine, Argentine Central Ry.

    • View of Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge track with push car near timberline, Argentine Pass, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Waldorf Mine distant center; Rocky Mountains with snowfields; man on push car with derby hat.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • Argyle, Colo, looking east in Platte Canon

    • View along the Colorado and Southern narrow gauge tracks at the Argyle switch and siding in the Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado; includes the South Platte River frozen and covered with snow and a evergreen covered slope; small log...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • January 1929
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow and standard gauge tracks in the Royal Gorge beside the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows a stone retaining wall and the steep granite walls of the canyon. Hanging Bridge is in the...
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    • [between 1886 and 1890]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of steep rock walls at the Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows the Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge tracks at the bottom of the canyon. Trees and mountains are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Royal Gorge, Colorado, from railroad bed at base; railroad track and suspended trestle at right (three rails for standard and narrow gauge, Denver & Rio Grande Railway).
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Royal Gorge, Colorado, from railroad bed at base of canyon; railroad tracks at right (three rails for standard and narrow gauge, Denver & Rio Grande Railway), suspended trestle in distance; Arkansas River visible at left.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Royal Gorge, Colorado, from railroad bed at base of canyon; tracks at left (three rails for standard and narrow gauge, Denver & Rio Grande Railway), Arkansas River at right; suspended trestle in distance.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • Distant view of the suspended train trestle in the Royal Gorge of Colorado, taken from canyon base; the Arkansas River runs parallel to the train track (three rails for narrow and standard gauge, Denver & Rio Grande Railway).
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • Close view of the suspended railroad trestle in the Royal Gorge, Colorado; Arkansas River at left runs parallel to train track at right; boulders line river bank; steep, granite canyon walls flank river and track (three rails for narrow and...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • Close view of the suspended railroad trestle in the Royal Gorge, Colorado; Arkansas River at left runs parallel to train track at right; boulders line river bank; a man stands on the trestle, facing the river; steep, granite canyon walls flank...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • Distant view of the suspended train trestle in the Royal Gorge of Colorado, taken from canyon base; granite rock walls tower above train track, with Arkansas River running parallel; three rails for standard and narrow gauge (Denver and Rio Grande...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • Distant view of the suspended train trestle in the Royal Gorge of Colorado; steep, granite canyon walls flank railroad track as it approaches the trestle; the Arkansas River, running parallel to track at left, is barely visible beyond trestle;...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View from base of the Royal Gorge, Colorado; railroad bed and Arkansas River in foreground (three rails for standard and narrow gauge, Denver and Rio Grande Railway); suspended trestle in background.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • A man stands beside a tree on the precipice of the Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows the Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge tracks at the bottom of the canyon.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • Royal Gorge of the Rio Grande R.R., Arkansas River

    • View of the entrance to the Royal Gorge shows a railroad junction with two sets of combined Denver and Rio Grande Railroad standard and narrow gauge tracks in Fremont County, Colorado. Steep canyon walls flank either shore of the Arkansas River.
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    • Atchee

    • A man in a suit and hat sits on a bluff above Atchee and the West Salt Creek valley, in Garfield County, Colorado. Uintah Railway shop yards and houses are by passengers cars, narrow gauge shay locomotives, water tank, and sheds.
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    • [between 1903 and 1915]
    • Mt. Audubon from Four Mile Cañon, Colo. & N.W. Ry.

    • Colorado and Northwestern Railway (later became Denver, Boulder & Western) one-car passenger train going up Four Mile Canyon, Colorado; narrow gauge track cut in canyon wall; dirt road paralleling opposite side of Fourmile creek; snowy Mount...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1898 and 1909]
    • Mt. Audubon and the Arapahoes, Eldora Branch, Colo. N.W. Ry.

    • Snow covered Arapapho mountain range and Mount Audubon (elevation 12,223 feet); Colorado seen from Eldora line along Colorado and Northwestern Railway; narrow gauge track on slope center right.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1898 and 1909]
    • Mt. Audubon and Arapahoe Peak from Picnic Rocks, Glacier Lake

    • Colorado and Northwestern Railway's narrow gauge track and spur to Glacier Lake on Eldora line; Mt. Audubon (elevation 12,223 feet) and Arapahoe Peaks (elevation 13,502 and 13,397 feet) in distant background; shows wooden frame residence, wooden...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1898 and 1909]
    • Mt. Audubon and Arapahoe Peak, Colo. & N.W. Ry.

    • View across Colorado and Northwestern's narrow gauge track with push car used by L.C. McClure to snowy Mount Audubon and Arapahoe Peaks in Colorado; man on push car identified as L. R. Ford; track continues across slope; snow clouds top the peaks.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1898 and 1909]
    • Mt. Audubon and Arapahoe [sic] Peak from Glacier Lakes

    • View towards Mount Audubon and Arapaho Peaks (North peak elevation 13,506 feet) from picnic pavilion at Glacier Lake, Colorado reached via Denver, Boulder & Western Railway (formerly Colorado & Northwestern); engines number 39 (thirty-nine) and 12...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909?]
    • Audubon & Arapahoe Peaks, Denver, Boulder & Wesern Ry.

    • View of Denver, Boulder & Western Railway (formerly Colorado & Northwestern) narrow gauge track rounding bend atop ridge; distant views of Mount Audubon (elevation 13,223 feet), North Arapaho Peak (elevation 13,502 feet) & South Arapaho Peak...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Bailey's from Lookout Mtn., Platte Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Bird's eye distant view of Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon reached via Colorado and Southern Railway; shows North fork of South Platte River paralleling narrow gauge track, stacks of lumber or logs, train station or depot, residences, man...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Bailey's, Platte Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Bird's eye view of Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon reached via Colorado and Southern Railway; shows North Fork of South Platte River, narrow gauge track and railroad station, a horse-drawn wagon parked next to open freight car, general store,...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Fireplace, Kiowa Lodge, Bailey's, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Fireplace in Kiowa Lodge near Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon along the Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge railroad line; lodge opened in 1899, destroyed by fire October, 1940; shows stone fireplace with pine boughs on mantle, fireplace...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Kiowa Lodge, Bailey's, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Complete exterior view of Kiowa Lodge, Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon along Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge railroad line; lodge opened in 1899, destroyed by fire October, 1940; shows two- story rough-hewn log lodge building with...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Kiowa Lodge, Bailey's, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Partial exterior view of Kiowa Lodge, Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon along the Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge railroad line; lodge opened in 1899, destroyed by fire October, 1940; rock lined dirt path leading to rough-hewn log...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Kiowa Lodge, Bailey's, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Partial exterior view of Kiowa Lodge, Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon along the Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge railroad line; lodge opened in 1899, destroyed by fire October, 1940; shows rock-lined dirt path leading to rough-hewn...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Kiowa Lodge, Bailey's, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Partial exterior view of Kiowa Lodge, Bailey, Colorado, in Platte Canyon along the Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge railroad line; lodge opened in 1899, destroyed by fire 1940; shows rock-lined dirt path leading to rough-hewn log...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Barker's Meadow, Denver, Boulder & Wester Ry.

    • View east across Barker Meadow from Nederland Dam construction site east of Nederland, Colorado reached by spur via Denver, Boulder, & Northwestern (formerly Colorado & Northwestern); narrow gauge track along ridge and in meadow, residences &...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • #168 in Black Canyon

    • Narrow gauge locomotive number 168 (engine type 4-6-0) pulls a train through the Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Delta County, Colorado. The Gunnison River is adjacent to the tracks.
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    • [1904?]

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