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    • Narrow Gauge Motel and Museum

    • View of Rio Grande Southern (4-6-0) #20, Mount Blanca & Western (2-8-0) #346, Mount Blanca & Western Caboose 05, and Rio Grande Southern locomotive (2-8-0) #42 on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The frame...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954 February
    • CU show, "tie him quick" Lloyd Carr up, Ike Little.

    • Lloyd Carr sits on horseback and holds a lasso. Ike Little wrestles a calf to the ground during a roping stunt at the Roundup Riders of the Rockies public show in Folsom Field at the University of Colorado in Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado....
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    • 1957 July 20
    • Denver 3R parade

    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies members ride horseback in a parade on Bannock Street in front of the City and County Building in the central business district of Denver, Colorado. The men are dressed as Arabs with kaffiyah headdresses, and their...
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    • [1958?]
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #494 (2-8-2), with an excursion passenger train, is on a railroad bridge over the San Juan River in Juanita on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation in southern Colorado. Members of the Rocky Mountain...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 May 31
    • On stage at Red Rocks

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies line up on horseback on the stage of the Red Rocks Amphitheater in Red Rocks Park in Jefferson County, Colorado. Some of the men hold flags with the names of states. One man holds a United States flag,...
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    • 1952 July
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, repainted with "M.B. & W.R.R.," and caboose 0500 with a sign: "Mount Blanca and Western Railroad," are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, and caboose 0500 are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The tender is decorated with a garland and painted sign that reads: "Merry Christmas...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 December 6
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, and Mount Blanca and Western caboose #05, are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Smoke rises from a passing D. & R.G.W. narrow gauge train....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 March 30
    • Montie Montana performing for the crowd at Red Rocks

    • Montie Montana, a movie star and member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, sits on his horse and performs a trick with his lariat at the Red Rocks Amphitheater at Red Rocks Park in Jefferson County, Colorado. He wears a cowboy hat, western...
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    • 1952 July
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, repainted as "M.B. & W.R.R." (Mount Blanca and Western Railroad,) and caboose 0500, are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Antlers are mounted...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Robert W. Richardson and a bus driver pose in front of a Rocky Mountain Parks Transportation Company tour bus and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #318, and Denver & Rio Grande Western locomotive 346, repainted as Mount Blanca and Western, freight car #1143, and Rio Grande Southern locomotive #42, are on display at the Narrow Gauge...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954
    • 12:05 P.M., Colorado & Southern 820 & S.F. 2146 south at Palmer Lake

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway diesel locomotive 820 followed by Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe diesel locomotive 2146, boxcars and gondola cars near Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado. Letters on the lead locomotive read: "Way of the...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1957 September 27
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of Rio Grande Southern locomotive (4-6-0) #20, Mount Blanca & Western locomotive (2-8-0) #346, Mount Blanca & Western Caboose #05, and Rio Grande Southern locomotive (2-8-0) #42 on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954 February
    • Denver Public Library cornerstone laying

    • Men (one Black, African American) and a woman pose the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
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    • Riders in Teller House Bar

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies pose on horseback inside the Teller House Bar in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Burr Betts is dressed to look like Buffalo Bill Cody, and wears long wavy hair, a goatee, a fringed leather coat...
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    • [1958?]
    • Denver 3R parade

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies ride horseback in a parade on Bannock Street in front of the City and County Building in the central business district of Denver, Colorado. The men are dressed as North American Indians and wear feather...
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    • [1958?]
    • Betts, Carey dressed as Indians

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies pose on horseback in a parking lot in Denver. The men, dressed as North American Indians, are part of a holiday parade in downtown Denver and wear feather headdresses and beaded vests, and ride without...
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    • [1958?]
    • Nurses use fire extinguishers

    • A nurse practices with a fire extinguisher on a controlled fire in a parking lot at Denver General Hospital in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A group of observers, firemen, and African American (Black) and white nurses look on....
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Funeral of Ralph L. Carr

    • A Black man views the body of Ralph L. Carr, lying in state in an open casket, at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver, Colorado. Soldiers stand at attention; women wait in line.
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    • Beginning of Red Rocks show, John Eastman leads carrying the colors

    • John Eastman, a member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, rides his horse and carries a United States flag in the Red Rocks Amphitheater at Red Rocks Park in Jefferson County, Colorado. The horse has a metal decorated saddle with stirrup covers,...
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    • 1952 July
    • Funeral of Ralph L. Carr

    • People walk by the body of Ralph L. Carr, former governor of Colorado, lying in state in an open casket at the Colorado State Capitol rotunda, in Denver, Colorado. Murals by Allen True and marble columns flank an arched door; bronze lamps are to...
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    • Owl Club, Jim Ward, Little American Football

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black), white, and Hispanic boys are fitted with football pads and uniforms for the Little American Football League in a gym in Denver, Colorado. An African American (Black) man, Jim Ward,...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club, Jim Ward, Little American Football

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black), white, and Hispanic boys try on football uniforms for the Little American Football League in a gym in Denver, Colorado. A few men help the boys. A basketball hoop is attached to the...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Denver Public Library construction site

    • Black (African American) and white workmen pour concrete at the Denver Public Library construction site at 1331 Broadway in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Rebar and cement trucks are nearby.
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    • [1954]
    • The crowd that came to see the Red Rocks show

    • People crowd the bleachers at a Roundup Riders of the Rockies show in the Red Rocks Amphitheater in Red Rocks Park (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows sandstone rock formations and a rusticated stone structure with a United States flag. Two men...
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    • 1952 July
    • #1 in Royal Gorge

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive #5481 pulls train #1 through the Royal Gorge beside the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Hanging Bridge and the sheer walls of the canon spanned by the Royal Gorge suspension bridge.
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1951 Jul. 21
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of the Narrow Gauge Museum under construction in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The frame building, a replica of the Rio Grande Southern depot at Mancos, has flared eaves, dormers and scaffolding. A sign reads: "The Oldest Locomotive in...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Members of the Rocky Mountain Railroad Club pose as they restore Rio Grande Southern locomotive (4-6-0) #20 (restored as Florence & Cripple Creek #20). The men and a boy work beside a caboose and a box car in the Narrow Gauge Motel and Narrow Gauge...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 November
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of the Narrow Gauge Museum under construction in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The frame building, a replica of the Rio Grande Southern depot at Mancos, has flared eaves, a steep-pitched shingled roof with a decorative flashing ridge,...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • People stand on the rail platform or beside tracks during the Narrow Gauge Museum's opening day celebration in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows "M.B. & W.R.R." (Mt. Blanca and Western Railroad) locomotive (2-8-0) #346 on display beside the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 July 26
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • A flatbed truck delivers Rio Grande Southern Railroad 2-8-0 locomotive #42 to the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows "M.B. & W.R.R." (Mt. Blanca and Western Railroad) 2-8-0 locomotive #346 with a tender and caboose, a...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 November 14
    • Denver Public Library cornerstone laying

    • People watch the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men (one Black, African American) and women pose by building materials.
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    • 1955
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado. Shows Civic Center park, the Colorado State Capitol Building, Denver City and County Building, Petroleum Building, Farmers Union Building, Mile High Center, Brown Palace Hotel, Denver Public Library, Carnegie...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1956, September 14
    • Cherry Creek Shopping Center

    • View of the Cherry Creek Shopping Center near First Avenue and University Avenue in the Cherry Creek neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Parked cars are near the "Denver Dry Goods Company" store in the shopping center. The "Sears" store is across...
    • Walla, Dennis S.
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    • Denver Public Library cornerstone laying

    • People watch the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men (one Black, African American) and women pose by building materials.
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    • 1955
    • CU stadium, Boulder pow wow, presentation of the 3R Riders

    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies members line up on horseback in front of a scoreboard for a rodeo and performance at Folsom Field at the University of Colorado in Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. The riders wear western attire; some hold 3R...
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    • 1957 July 20
    • Mack Block

    • View of Welton Street in Denver, Colorado; stores and offices on the north east side include the Patterson Building, Kenmark Hotel, Mack Building; signs read: "Citizen's Savings Bank," "Silver State Savings," "Carpenter Hibbard Optometrists,"...
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1953 January 21
    • D&RGW

    • Railfans with cameras stand beside railroad tracks and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive #494 (2-8-2) at a water tank in Sargents (Sargent) in Saguache County, Colorado. The passenger train is a Rocky Mountain Railroad...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 18

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