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    • 345 broadside

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 345, with a tender, vents smoke in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1950 August 7
    • D & R G W coaches: "Silver Vista" Durango

    • Denver & Rio Grande Railroad passenger coach "Silver Vista," in Durango, La Plata County, Colorado, has a glass observation-roof.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 June 24
    • D&RGW

    • United States Army Transportation Corps diesel locomotive 3000 and Denver and Rio Grande Western caboose #0540 are on tracks in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows snow on the mountain in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1958 March
    • D&RGW

    • View of locomotives in the roundhouse in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Locomotives are identified left to right as: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad #495, #464 (with a pilot mounted snowplow), #463, Rio Grande Southern #42 (with a...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 August 5
    • D&RGW

    • Passengers stand on the platform and prepare to board the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Silverton mixed train in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows a truck in the parking lot, utility poles and the top of a coal tower. A sign...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1946 September 14
    • D&RGW

    • Passengers stand in line at the ticket office window, to purchase tickets for the Silverton train, at the Rio Grande Western Railroad depot in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows the two-story clapboard sided depot, and brick or stone...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 September 6
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 453 after new paint job Durango, Colo.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 (2-8-2 and coal tender) in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. A woman stands near a sedan automobile in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 October 3
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 473, "painted," coming head on Durango, yd. Colo., depot

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 473 vents smoke by the depot at Durango (La Plata County) Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot head lamp and diamond smokestack. Men and women walk by the building, a sedan automobile, railroad switch, and...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1950 June 16
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 473, yellow painted engine, Durango, Colo. depot

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 473 (with coal tender) sits on the turntable by the roundhouse at Durango (La Plata County) Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot headlamp, and diamond smokestack. Locomotive 486 is in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1950 August 6
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 476 Durango, Colo. as modified for movie "Night Passage"

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 478 (2-8-0) and coal tender, at Durango (Durango County), Colorado. The cowcatcher, diamond stack, and pilot headlight were added for the Universal International Pictures movie, "Night Passage."...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1956
    • D&RGW, Durango, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 345 (2-8-0) as it moves cars from the "Silverton" train and "San Juan" train on a balloon track (reverse loop) in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows the "Graden...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1950 August 7
    • Durango

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company passenger train stops in the rail yard by stone buildings at Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Locomotive 485 has a wedge snowplow.
    • Krause, John.
    • [1950?]
    • Durango - narrow gauge capital of the world

    • Durango's train depot is on the Denver & Rio Grande line in La Plata County, Colorado. The clapboard building has front and side gables, chimneys, and a bay. The tracks of the railroad are in the foreground.
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    • [1953?]
    • Durango Round House

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives number "497," "486" and "478" near the turntable at the roundhouse in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows cliffs and buttes in the distance.
    • Miller, Neal, photographer.
    • [1955?]
    • Durango Roundhouse

    • Steam locomotive #499 and U.S. Army diesel locomotive #4700N of the Rio Grande Raillroad are stopped at the turntable at Durango, Colorado in La Plata County. The steam engine has a snowplow attached to the front of it. Steam locomotive #497 and a...
    • Miller, Neal, photographer.
    • 1955 May 15
    • Durango roundhouse

    • Two Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives sit in the roundhouse at Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a ladder leans on a gondola. A sign on one of the locomotives reads "496." A man works on one of the locomotives.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • (between 1950 and 1960?)
    • Durango switch engine

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 345, with a front mounted coupler and a tender, vents smoke at Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Brick buildings and the depot are in the distance.
    • Krause, John.
    • [1950?]
    • Durango, Colo

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company train with narrow gauge locomotive 478 stops at the yard in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. The locomotive is equipped with a wedge snow plow. Men, a truck, tracks, the depot, rock bluffs, a...
    • Krause, John.
    • [between 1950 and 1959?]
    • Galloping Goose in Durango

    • Rio Grande Southern narrow gauge motor car number 2 stops in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; the cab is an adapted school bus. Letters read: "Galloping Goose"; shop buildings, a coaling tower, smoke stacks, and bluffs are to the side.
    • Krause, John.
    • [between 1950 and 1951?]
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and tender, used in the movie "Three Young Texans, beside a shed near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp. Mine buildings and bluffs are in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and a train used in the movie, "Three Young Texans," near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and the train used in the movie, "Three Young Texans," near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp. A truck is on a flatcar.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453, a tender and a baggage car used in the movie, "Three Young Texas," near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. A harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp. Shows sandstone boulders and sagebrush.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • [1953 August 24]
    • Movie train - Three Young Texans

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and the train used in the movie, "Three Young Texans," near Durango (La Plata County) Colorado. A harp motif adorns the head lamp on the locomotive. Men stand by a shed.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24

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