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    • Masonic Hall, Alamosa

    • View of the Masonic Building, home to Alamosa Masonic Lodge No. 44, at 514 San Juan Avenue, Alamosa, Colorado. The two story commercial brick building has a shaped parapet, a cast iron cornice and Italianate facade with columns and arched windows....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1979
    • Masonic Hall, Alamosa

    • View of the restored Masonic Building, home to Alamosa Masonic Lodge No. 44, at 514 San Juan Avenue, Alamosa, Colorado. The two story commercial brick building has a shaped parapet, a cast iron cornice and Italianate facade with columns and arched...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2005
    • An Alamosa business block

    • View of a commercial buildings on Main street (formerly "Fifth Street") in the business section of Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows pedestrians, men in horse-drawn wagons, a horse tied to a post, utility poles and electric street lights....
    • Davis, O. T.
    • [between 1907 and 1910?]
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of the Narrow Gauge Museum during a driving snow storm in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The frame building, a replica of the Rio Grande Southern depot at Mancos, has flared eaves with a train order signal, and a square tower. Shows a...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 November
    • Alamosa, Colo.

    • A float from the Narrow Gauge Museum, a caboose body mounted on a truck, and marching bands move down a street during a parade to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Alamosa's founding in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows two brass marching...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 October 24
    • Alamosa, Colo., S.E.Cor. 6th & Hunt

    • The first general store and outfit station along the new Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks at South 6th (Sixth) Street in Alamosa, Colorado. Two false fronts have large painted block letter signs: "Field & Hill, Schuttler Wagons" and "Field &...
    • Davis, O. T.
    • [between 1907 and 1941]
    • Pancake race, Alamosa, Colo.

    • Women participants in the annual Alamosa Colorado pancake race pose with frying pans and numbers pinned to their aprons in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A woman dressed as Aunt Jemima, in black face, a checkered dress, headscarf and an apron,...
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    • 1958
    • 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
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The frame museum, a replica of the Rio Grande Southern depot at Mancos, has flared eaves, a square tower and gable trim. Signs on the building addition read: "South Alamosa" and...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955 September
    • Alamosa High School, rebuilt and occupied in Aug 1932

    • The side view the Alamosa High School in Alamosa, Alamosa County, Colorado is of the two-story brick building which burned April 26, 1930 and was then rebuilt and occupied in August, 1932. It features simple deco architectural elements, a flat...
    • Davis, O. T.
    • [1932]
    • Colorado Obituary Project 1969-1990, Revised

    • The Colorado Obituary Project is a statewide index of approximately 50,000 non-Denver obituaries mostly from the 1970s through 1990. Researchers may request a copy of the full text obituary through the Western History and Genealogy Department.
    • Colorado Genealogical Society.
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    • Broadwell Hotel, Alamosa

    • The Broadwell House on the corner of Hunt and 6th (Sixth) streets in Alamosa, Colorado, is one of the buildings moved into Alamosa from old Garland City. Men pose on the boardwalk on the corner in front of the two-story clapboard building. One man...
    • Davis, O. T.
    • 1933
    • Gutted Alamosa Milling & Elevator Company, Alamosa

    • View of the burned out Alamosa Milling & Elevator Co. building on the south side of the Alamosa Rail Yard in Alamosa, Colorado. The exterior is brick and covered in soot.
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1993
    • 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 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
    • 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

    • 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

    • 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 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
    • 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

    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad livestock car #7302 and caboose #0404 are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Boys and a man smile and pose on a narrow gauge motorized section car at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The boys wear t-shirts and blue jeans; one boy holds a cat on his lap. Shows dust in the air, and Rio Grande...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955?
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of Mount Blanca & Western Railroad locomotive and tender #346 (2-8-0, formerly Denver and Rio Grande Western), and caboose #05 on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The locomotive reads: "Cumbres." The...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955 February
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of a three-way switch at "Mears Junction" in the yard at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a freight car and motorized section car on a spur. A caboose on blocks beside the tracks has a sign that reads:...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954
    • 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
    • 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
    • Wm. Sabine residence, Alamosa

    • William Sabine's residence in Alamosa, Colorado was built in 1879 and is a one-story wood frame house with a low hipped roof with a widow's walk, clapboard siding, pedimented drip molds, and covered porch with double arch front. William, his wife,...
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    • [between 1885 and 1887]
    • Auditorium, Alamosa High School, Apr 26, 1930

    • Interior view of the burned out auditorium in the Alamosa High School in Alamosa, Alamosa County, Colorado includes partial outside walls around rubble, charred wood beams and bent metal structural interior supports. The metal framework of...
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    • [1930]
    • Alamosa Colo.

    • View of the Alamosa passenger station of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad (Alamosa County), Colorado, a two-story brick structure with overhanging hipped roof. A suspended decorative iron awning is over the entry. Shows pedestrians, horse-drawn...
    • Davis, O. T.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Alamosa Hospital, Dr. E.L. Freiberger

    • View of the Alamosa Hospital at 503 Main Street (the corner of Hunt and Main) in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado). A sign reads: "C.I. Stephenson, Osteopath."
    • Davis, O. T.
    • [between 1912 and 1915?]
    • 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. Shows telephone poles and snow on the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 October 28
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, repainted with "M.B. & W.R.R." (Mt. Blanca and Western Railroad) and "Cumbres," and caboose 05 are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 October 21
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Mount Blanca & Western Railroad caboose 05 is on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The caboose reads: "Mount Blanca & Western, Thru the Chico." Shows the cupola and stack on the roof. Snow is on the ground.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955?
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive (2-8-0) #318 is on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a Rio Grande Southern caboose and a portion of a Mount Blanca & Western Railroad caboose. Snow is on the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955?
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Rio Grande Southern locomotive #20 (4-6-0) and #42 (2-8-0) are on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. #42 hauls stock cars and caboose 0404. Shows curved narrow gauge tracks, and a train beside the frame museum...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955
    • Alamosa High School, burned Apr 1930

    • The burned out Alamosa High School in Alamosa, Alamosa County, Colorado is a two-story brick shell, which burned April 26, 1930. Townspeople gather outside the smoke blackened brick building with its missing roof. Automobiles and trucks fill the...
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    • 1930
    • L.S. & I. No. 18 Railroad Engine

    • View of the L.S. & I. No. 18 Railroad Engine in service on the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad located at the Alamosa Train Depot, 610 State Avenue, Alamosa, Colo. The historic steam engine was built in 1910 for the Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad, ...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2009
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Robert W. Richardson and Carl Helfin pose on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #346, at the Narrow Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Richardson holds an oil can and Helfin holds a wire handled lamp. Antlers are...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 April 9
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Interior view of a hallway in the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Signs read: "[Mar]shall Pass El. 10845 Feet," "Shawano" and "Smoking Prohibited." Shows framed photographs of trains, signal lamps and probably timetables...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1957
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Interior view of the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Signs read: "Brayton," "Sargent Elev. 8477, Denver 257 Mi." and "Cedarcreek." Railroad paraphernalia is displayed on the walls and on shelves in the room. Shows...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1957
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Snow falls on Rio Grande Southern locomotive #42, stock car #7302, caboose #0404, Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive (2-8-0) #318, and Mount Blanca & Western caboose 05 on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County),...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954 December 23
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad (2-8-2) locomotives #497 and #498, a doubleheader freight train, on the Alamosa to Chama route, in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A sign for the Narrow Gauge Motel is beside highway US...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954 February
    • First Baptist Church, Alamosa

    • View of the First Baptist Church at 408 State Avenue in Alamosa, Colorado. The Queen Anne style building has asymmetrical construction with a steeply pitched roof and a dominant front facing gable. The facade has decorative shingling and a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1993
    • Standard gauge wedge plow 066

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive #1167, with wedge snowplow #066, sit in the yard in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 February 15
    • United Farm Worker pickets

    • Members and supporters of the United Farm Workers of America picket the Farm Bureau in Alamosa (Alamosa County) Colorado. Men and women carry signs that read: "Don't Support [?]" and "Farm Bureau Exploits Farm Workers." Railroad freight cars are in...
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    • [1970]
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Automobiles are parked outside the Narrow Gauge Motel in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The motel has wide overhanging eaves and a low pitched roof. A large neon sign, with railroad signal lanterns attached to the sides, reads: "Narrow Gauge...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 July
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad (2-8-0) #318 is on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows the D. & R.G.W. logo and "Denver & Rio Grande Western" painted on the tender. A caboose is partly visible...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1957

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