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    • Ceremonies at completion of Moffat Tunnel

    • People gather around a KOA radio broadcast microphone at a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the Moffat Tunnel at East Portal (Gilpin County), Colorado. An announcer holds a piece of paper and stands on a podium. Men wear suits and overcoats,...
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    • [1928 February 26]
    • The haze is the wind-blown snow

    • The engineers' and contractors' dormitory at the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado is a one-story gable-roofed building with a small porch with stairs and is surrounded by pines and a fence; the roof is covered in snow, and long icicles...
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    • 1927 December 5
    • West Portal, Colorado

    • Three men shovel deep snow outside of the railroad depot of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Colorado in Grand County. Signs: "Postal Telegraph Office," "Money Orders," and "Freight...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Moffat Tunnel. East Portal 1951

    • A railroad track for the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad runs from the foreground back to the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel on Rollins Pass in Gilpin County, Colorado. A small group of tents is in the foreground. Pine trees stand along the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1951?]
    • Moffat Tunnel. East Portal 1951

    • A railroad track for the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad runs from the foreground back to the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel on Rollins Pass in Gilpin County, Colorado. A small group of tents is in the foreground. Pine trees stand along the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1951?]
    • West portal Continental Divide Tunnel

    • View of the entrance to the west portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel of the United States Reclamation Bureau Colorado Big Thompson Project water diversion tunnel in Grand County County, Colorado. A sign reads: "West Portal Continental Divide Tunnel,...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1947]
    • E. Portal, Colo

    • The engineers' and contractors' dormitory at the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado is a gable-roofed building with a small porch with stairs, and is surrounded by pines and a fence; a pole and wires are nearby. Another wood building is...
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    • October 15, 1927
    • Government works at river portal of Gunnison

    • View of the Gunnison River and an adit at the East Portal of the Gunnison Tunnel in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Shows men near a smokestack and possibly a generator. Other buildings are in the distance.
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909?]
    • East Portal at the Gunnison River

    • View of East Portal and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Montrose County), Colorado. Probably a powerhouse with smokestacks and other timber structures are built on excavated debris piles next to the Gunnison River. The vehicle adit for the...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909?]
    • East Portal, Gunnison River

    • View of log cabins from across the river at East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Montrose County), Colorado. Tracks or footprints are on the...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • West Portal Moffat Tunnel

    • View of wooden trestle and construction sheds, Denver & Rio Grande West Railroad, West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Grand County, Colorado.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • At West Portal

    • View of trestle and tracks, Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, West Portal, Grand County, Colorado.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • West Portal Moffat Tunnel

    • View of the sawmill at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Grand County, Colorado. Power station next to wood-frame, industrial building with gable. Piles of lumber, tree stumps, and debris.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • West Portal Moffat Tunnel

    • View looking down on a sawmill and Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad freight cars, West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Grand County, Colorado.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • West Portal

    • View of a lumber yard and sawmill with logs and stacked lumber, near the Moffat Tunnel at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Grand County, Colorado.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • East Portal

    • View of the Gunnison River and East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Workshops, powerhouses, and other frame buildings are near ore cars, piles of timber,...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • East Portal and the Gunnison River

    • Panoramic view of the Gunnison River and East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Workshops, a powerhouse, and other frame...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • Gunnison Tunnel to River Bend

    • Miners Frank Chambers, Ira M. Gilbert, R. J. Burge, Fatty Andrews, Billy Latimor, and Frank Tervarsion pose on a tramway engine at the Gunnison Tunnel near East Portal, Montrose County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Moffat Tunnel in construction

    • Scaffolding frames the west entrance to the Moffat Tunnel, which is under construction at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Grand County, Colorado. Snow blankets the ground and narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande...
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • West Portal Moffat Tunnel

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Western narrow gauge railroad trestle that spans the Fraser River, West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Grand County, Colorado.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • EPCD Portal

    • View of the East Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Larimer County, Colorado. Shows tracks, pipes, rocks and signs that read: "U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation,...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1941 and 1951?]
    • East Portal residences, Moffat Tunnel

    • The East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado is partly obscured by steam. Gable-roofed residences for the workers are on the north side of the approach to the tunnel; two sets of railroad tracks lead into the tunnel and people work around them....
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    • [1927?]
    • East Portal

    • Gable-roofed residences for the workers at the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado are on the north mountainside of the approach to the tunnel. Cars are parked near the buildings; a single figure and a man driving a two- horse wagon are...
    • Rocky Mt. View Co.
    • [1926-1927?]
    • East Portal, Colo., site of Moffat Tunnel

    • Gable-roofed workers' residences and business buildings at the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado are on the north mountainside and in the valley of the approach to the tunnel. Train tracks run in front of the buildings and into the...
    • Rocky Mt. View Co.
    • 1926
    • East Portal, Colo., site of the Moffat Tunnel

    • The East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado has railroad tracks leading into it from three directions, and small railroad cars and logs are in the yard in front of the entrance into the mountain. Gable- roofed residences for the workers are on...
    • Rocky Mt. View Co.
    • 1926
    • Entrance to Moffat Tunnel, East Portal, Colo.

    • The East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Colorado is a square hole into the mountain with a chimney-like structure over it. Railroad tracks go into the entrance, and a wood bridge is above it, where a sign reads, "Hitchcock & Tinkler, Inc.,...
    • Rocky Mt. View Co.
    • 1926
    • Clear Creek highway, portal & dump

    • View of a tunnel portal and dump associated with the construction of Highway 6 beside Clear Creek in Jefferson or Clear Creek County, Colorado. A dirt road snakes around the rocky landform. Equipment sits outside the tunnel entrance.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Moffat Railroad - East Portal

    • 26, 1928 when the first passenger train passed through it. (Moffat died in 1911 and thus never saw his dream become a reality.) The tunnel passed under James Peak and eliminated the 27-mile trip up the steep grade of Rollins Pass, effectively ...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1951?]
    • East Portal

    • Close-up view of the Gunnison River and buildings at East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Shows smokestacks of probably a...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • Road above East Portal

    • View of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison near the East Portal of the Gunnison Tunnel (Montrose County), Colorado. A horse-drawn, covered wagon is on the road above the Gunnison River and the settlement at East Portal.
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909?]
    • Cabins and carriages from across river

    • View from across the river of log cabins at East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Trees and carriages are beside the...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909?]
    • Near Alpine tunnel

    • Snowbanks surround two Denver, Leadville and Gunnison railroad trains that are stopped on railroad tracks near the East Portal of the Alpine tunnel in Chaffee County, Colorado. A man sits on the back platform on one train.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1895 May
    • Eldora 1938

    • A cluster of houses is in the right midground in this view of Eldora looking west from the Mogul Tunnel in Boulder County, Colorado. (The Mogul Tunnel was planned by John A. (Jack) Gilfillan in 1897 and was financed by Pennsylvania and New York...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel

    • View of the West Portal of the Continental Divide Tunnel (Alva Adams Tunnel), a part of the Colorado-Big Thompson Project, during construction on the east end of Grand Lake in Grand County, Colorado. The work was undertaken by the United States...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1939 and 1940?]
    • D&RGW 550 on 4 units, eastbound

    • View of the "Exposition Flyer," a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger train pulled by locomotive #550, near the east portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Gilpin County, Colorado. Snow-covered mountains are in the distance.
    • Roach, Otto.
    • [between 1944 and 1949?]
    • Customs House entrance

    • View of the U.S. Customs House entrance and steps, located at 18th (Eighteenth) and Stout streets in Denver, Colorado. The arched brick portal has decorative fanlight, columns and a frontispiece that reads: "United States Custom House." A scaffold...
    • Denver Post.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Colorado Midland R. R.

    • View of a Colorado Midland Railroad train next to the west portal of the Ivanhoe-Busk Tunnel in (Pitkin County), Colorado. Shows train tracks and a mine shafthouse.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Oil house spur track - west side Berthoud Pass

    • The narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad are blocked by a wire fence near West Portal, Colorado (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park) in Grand County. A wooden fence with barbed wire on top encloses an area next to the...
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    • September, 1928
    • WPCD

    • Workers stand beside railroad tracks, tools and ladders inside the the west portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel of the United States Reclamation Bureau Colorado Big Thompson Project water diversion tunnel (west portal of the Continental Divide...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 194 and 1947]
    • Prowers Bridge, U.S. 34 over Arkansas River

    • View of the Prowers Bridge which takes U.S. 34 over the Arkansas River in Bent County Colorado. The bridge is a five-span through truss bridge. The bridge was originally a pile bridge, constructed by the Kansas City Bridge Company in 1900, trusses...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2009
    • Colorado & Southern

    • View of the ruins of Alpine Station near the West Portal of the Alpine Tunnel in (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows probably the abandoned depot, telegraph station and boarding house and the ruins of the stone engine house. Railroad ties are on the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 September 6
    • West Portal Moffat Tunnel

    • View of the narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Colorado in Grand County.
    • Williams, Thomas T.
    • [1926 or 1927?]
    • First train in Moffat Tunnel

    • Spectators stand beside Denver and Salt Lake railroad tracks, locomotive number "205," and Union Pacific passenger cars at the celebration of the opening of the Moffat Tunnel in East Portal (Gilpin County), Colorado. People wear overcoats and hats....
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    • 1928 February 26
    • Gilfillan, John A.

    • 1897. The project was financed by Pennsylvania and New York capitalists. The large portal was near the base of Spencer Mountain and contained two sets of tracks to haul loaded ore cars from mining points to bins near the portal, where the ore could...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Palace of the Governors, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    • View of the Palace of the Governors at 105 West Palace Avenue in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows an adobe building with Territorial Style design elements; these include a portal with square posts, and a roof balustrade with posts and...
    • Chase, D. B. (Dana B.)
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • WPCD locomotives in yard

    • View of the locomotive yard at the West Portal construction site of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. Shows men, mine locomotives, corrugated sheds, power station, a...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1942?]
    • Cabins and carriages by river

    • View of log cabins at East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Men and carriages are near the water and a box is strung on a...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1905 and 1909?]

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