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    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Originally opened in 1878 and described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is...
    • Central City Opera House--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Oldest shop bldg

    • This dilapidated one-story frame shack in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, has a board roof. The doors and windows have been removed or boarded over; a mining facility is in the background.
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Richthofen Castle

    • Aerial view of Richthofen Castle at 7020 East 12th (Twelfth) Avenue in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows 11th (Eleventh) and Olive Streets, landscaping, and adjacent residences.
    • Von Richthofen, Walter, Baron, 1848-1898--Homes & haunts.; Richthofen Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1924 and 1940?]
    • SP historic equipment number 1687, equipment type 2-6-0

    • As #42, "Springfield", painted for movies. Photographed: Los Angeles, Cal., ca. 1940.
    • Railroads--Equipment and supplies--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad equipment--California--Los Angeles.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • Cell house 1 during construction

    • Paired, barred windows span three floors of this concrete cell block at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Downspouts alternate with battlements at the roof line. Rock wall and crags are in the background; lumber and the rock walled...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Construction--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1939 and 1940?]
    • Nevadaville, Colorado 1900

    • The remains of the Ophir Mine stand in the foreground on Quartz Hill in a view looking toward Nevadaville, a mining town in Gilpin County, Colorado. A large wood hoist is in the right foreground. Several buildings remain standing in the town,...
    • Tailings (Metallurgy)--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1950.; Churches--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1950.; Hoisting...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • UP car

    • Drovers coach 663. Photographed: ca. 1940.
    • Railroads--Cars--1940-1949.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad cars.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.
    • [1940]
    • Pullman homestead

    • This watercolor and gouache painting shows the George Mortimer Pullman house near Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. This was part of Camp George T. West, a military installation.
    • Pullman, George Mortimer, 1831-1897--Homes & haunts.; Golden (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Golden--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Morey Junior High School, Oct. 1940, voting

    • Boy and girl students cast ballots at Morey Junior High School at 840 East 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A bookcase serves as the voting booth. Shows wooden desks and a blackboard with a map of the...
    • Morey Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940 Oct. 16
    • D&SL train, engine number 113, engine type 2-8-0

    • Train #2, passenger, photographed from train; 4 cars. Photographed: In Egeria Canyon, Colo., March 3, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Egeria Canyon.; Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • D&SL train, engine number 303, engine type 4-6-0

    • Train #2, passenger; 3 cars, 20 MPH. Photographed: Sulphur Springs, Colo., February 11, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Sulphur Springs.; Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • CB&Q train, engine number 5616, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #3, Overland Express. Photographed: Denver, Colo., January 14, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • CB&Q train, engine number 7014, engine type 4-8-2

    • Train #9, passenger; 7 cars, 35 MPH. Photographed: near Denver, Colo., January 14, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 495, engine type 2-8-2

    • Switching operation. Photographed: Monarch, Colo., June 28, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Monarch.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • UP train, engine number 810, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #5, California Fast Mail; 11 cars, 40 MPH. Photographed: near Archer, Wyo., October 20, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Archer.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • UP train, engine number 2296, engine type 2-8-2

    • Train #3, City of Cheyenne; 4 cars, 60 MPH. Photographed: near Dupont, Colo., May 16, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Dupont.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Civilian Conservation Corps special; 12 cars. Photographed: north of Ridgway, Colo., June 30, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ridgway.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 475, engine type 2-8-2

    • Train #115, San Juan; 4 cars, raining. Photographed: below Cresco, N.M., June 16, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Cresco.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • IC train, engine number 1101, engine type 4-6-2

    • Train #122, passenger train. Photographed: leaving Fulton, Ky., August 14, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Kentucky--Fulton.; Illinois Central Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train, engine number 1517, engine type 4-8-2

    • Freight, westbound; 26 cars, 35 MPH. Photographed: leaving Denver, Colo., June 25, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train, engine number 3405, engine type 2-8-8-2

    • Freight, westbound; 37 cars. Photographed: East Portal, Colo., December 1, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--East Portal.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • SP train, engine number 4410, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #71, passenger train; 6 cars. Photographed: Glendale, Cal., August 2, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--California--Glendale.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 453, engine type 2-8-2

    • Freight, southbound, on the Rio Grande Southern; 11 cars. Photographed: near Peak, Colo., June 29, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Peak.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 2520, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: McPherson, Kan., May 24, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Kansas--McPherson.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 3758, engine type 4-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end; engine rebuilt and new tender. Photographed: Denver, Colo., February 4, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 3434, engine type 4-6-2

    • Train #24, Grand Canyon Limited; 11 cars, 20 MPH. Photographed: leaving Kansas City, Mo., August 17, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Missouri--Kansas City.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 3455, engine type 4-6-4

    • Train #6, The Ranger; 10 cars, 40 MPH. Photographed: east of Newton, Kan., May 24, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Kansas--Newton.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • SLSF locomotive, engine number 1401, engine type 4-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Hoxie, Ark., August 12, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Arkansas--Hoxie.; St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • SP&S locomotive, engine number 702, engine type 4-8-4

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Wishram, Wash., July 28, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Washington (State)--Wishram.; Spokane, Portland, and Seattle Railway.
    • 1940
    • C&S train, engine number 375, engine type 4-6-2

    • Train #8, Gulf Coast Special; 3 cars, 45 MPH. Photographed: South of Trinidad, Colo., December 29, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Trinidad.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 3758, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #130, passenger; 9 cars, 60 MPH. Photographed: south of Denver, Colo., February 4, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • CRI&P train, engine number 955, engine type 4-6-2

    • Train #18, Mid-Continent Special; 6 cars, 20 MPH. Photographed: arriving at Wichita, Kan., May 25, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Kansas--Wichita.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Rail Road Co.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW locomotive (Narrow Gauge), engine number 452, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Gunnison, Colo., May 30, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gunnison.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 487, engine type 2-8-2

    • Freight, westbound; 34 cars. Photographed: east of Monero, N.M., November 10, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Monero.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • C&A train, engine number 5293, engine type 4-6-2

    • Train #4, The Alton Limited; 8 cars, 15 MPH. Photographed: leaving St. Louis, Mo., August 16, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Missouri--St. Louis.; Chicago and Alton Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train, engine number 1702, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #3, passenger; 6 cars, snowy scene. Photographed: leaving Denver, Colo., January 7, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train, engine number 1801, engine type 4-8-4

    • Train #6, Exposition Flyer, taking water. Photographed: at Bond, Colo., August 4, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Bond.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • SP locomotive, engine number 1406, engine type 0-8-0

    • Right side view of engine. Photographed: Los Angeles, Cal., August 2, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--California--Los Angeles.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • SP locomotive, engine number 4364, engine type 4-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; pole by cab. Photographed: Gerber, Cal., July 30, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--California--Gerber.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 453, engine type 2-8-2

    • Freight, southbound, on the Rio Grande Southern; 9 cars. Photographed: near Pandora, Colo., June 29, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Pandora.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 1670, engine type 2-10-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Belen, N.M., February 24, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Belen.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 2530, engine type 2-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Buffalo, Okla., August 9, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Oklahoma--Buffalo.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 7

    • "Galloping Goose," as train #372. Photographed: Lizard Head Rock, Colo., October 25, 1940.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad cars--Lizard Head Rock (Colo.); Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1940
    • NYC train, engine number 5389, engine type 4-6-4

    • Train #11, Southwestern Ltd; 35 MPH. Photographed: at St. Louis, Mo., July 20, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Missouri--Saint Louis.; New York Central Railroad Company.
    • 1940
    • SLSF locomotive, engine number 1401, engine type 4-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Hoxie, Ark., August 12, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Arkansas--Hoxie.; St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • C&S narrow gauge train, engine number 70, engine type 2-8-0

    • Freight; eastbound; 15 cars, 15 MPH. Photographed: Below Idaho Springs, Colo., June 12, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Idaho Springs.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1940

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