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    • Buggy riding

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad freight train beside Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Men sit in a carriage in an open railroad freight car. The railroad grade is near steep canyon walls.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • Pike's Peak from Papetown [sic]

    • View of Pikes Peak (elevation 14,110 feet) from Papeton (formerly Curtis), Colorado, northeast of Colorado Springs; original site named Curtis by W.W. Curtis who opened Curtis Coal Mine, relocated & renamed Papeton by striking coal miners in 1903...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1903 and 1910]
    • T.E. 5:45 PM car 506 at stall, 320 passing

    • Texas Electric Railway interurban streetcar 320 passes interurban freight car 506 and a railroad freight car near the "Texas Electric Freight Depot" in Dallas (Dallas County), Texas. Billboards read: "It's Fun to Play Wurlizter Music," and...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1946 April 27
    • Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf - Dumont, Co.

    • A view of the town of Dumont, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows single and two story residences and wood fences. A Union Pacific Denver & Gulf Railroad freight car sits alone on railroad tracks near town. Trees and rocks dot the hills and flat...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Pueblo railroad yards and Union Avenue viaduct

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars are parked in the Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado, freight yard under the Union Avenue Viaduct. Lettering on boxcars reads: "C.R.S. Trust," "4512," "3571," "2453," "4061." Lettering on flatcars reads:...
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    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of washed out railroad track and railroad bridges on the Arkansas River after a flood in Pueblo, Colorado. A railroad freight cars sit on damaged tracks. A railroad bridge is in the river, another is collapsed. The C Street viaduct is in the...
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    • 1921 between June 12 and June 17
    • In Cripple Creek Dist. on Florence & Cripple Cr. R.R.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars on the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad in Teller County, Colorado. Shows telegraph poles, a poster of an elderly man that reads: "Where You Get Your Money's Worth, Shillings, Victor." Frame...
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    • 1895
    • Near Gray's, Marshall Pass

    • Men pose by a Denver and Rio Grande locomotive 401 with railroad freight cars with lumber on Marshall Pass, Saguache County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Denver Northwestern & Pacific RR freight train

    • Shows a Denver Northwestern and Pacific Railroad freight train as is moves past a water tower at the Leyden Junction in Jefferson County, Colorado. A crew member stands on top of a coal pile in the coal car.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1904 and 1910]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of the remains of Denver and Rio Grande railroad freight and passenger cars, houses, and debris in the Walker railroad yard after a flood in Pueblo, Colorado. The C Street viaduct is in the distance. Lettering on a freight car reads: "D. &....
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    • 1921
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company

    • View of a portion of the Colorado and Ohio Smelting and Refining Company complex, Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande railroad freight cars and a horse drawn wagon.
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ohio Colo. Smelting & R. Co., Salida, Colo.

    • View of a portion of the Colorado and Ohio Smelting and Refining Company complex, Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars, outbuildings, and a horse drawn wagon.
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Mining district

    • View of a wood frame building, possibly an ore processing facility, in Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight cars, smokestacks, dirt road and hills.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Golden Circle Railroad tracks

    • View of a narrow gauge double slip switch on Golden Circle Railroad tracks in Goldfield (Teller County), Colorado. Shows a signal, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars on tracks, a log cabin, mine buildings and tailings, and utility poles on...
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    • 1897
    • D&RGW

    • View of a railroad car repair shop in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight car #3373 is in the shop. The wooden building has a gable roof, and two doors. Gondola car #842 filled with coal is near the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 19
    • D&RGW

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight cars #3451, #3187 and #3563, and the passenger depot in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. The frame passenger depot has flared eaves, and hip roof details. Shows a railroad switch and steep...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1941 July 6
    • Mountain sheep in a freight car

    • Big Horn sheep eat probably hay on the snowy ground outside Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight car number "3438" in Colorado. A ram stands inside the car.
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    • D&RGW

    • View of the railroad yard in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows a Rio Grande Southern caboose, a motor car and probably Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight and passenger cars. The roundhouse, the frame depot, and storage...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1941 July 5
    • Santa Fe R.R. yards northwest of power house

    • View of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe railroad yards after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo Colorado. Shows a water damaged building and mud covered tracks. Railroad freight cars are damaged, overturned and buried in mud. A bluff with houses...
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    • [1921 June]
    • Tie landers, Central Park on the Gallatin River

    • Men stand and pose beside a frame structure near a flume and Chicago, Burlington & Quincy railroad freight cars with lettering that reads: "CB & Q" and "Burlington Route" in Central Park (Gallatin County), Montana. Logs float beside a flume and a...
    • Allen Gold Co.
    • [between 1895 and 1910?]
    • Slagging the Converter Bess Steel Works

    • Men pose on a catwalk at the Bessemer Steel Works in Pueblo, Colorado; a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad freight car is below by a brick arch, slag, and waste.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Mancos Valley

    • Panoramic view of farms, frame barns, houses and livestock in fenced plots in Mancos (Montezuma County), Colorado. A Denver & Rio Grande Railroad freight car is on railroad tracks near an old, frame, makeshift depot building. Shows Weber Canyon and...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • [1893?]
    • Wagon Mound, N.M.

    • View of Wagon Mound (Mora County), New Mexico and The Wagon Mound rock formation. Shows a barn and corral with cattle, a wagon loaded with hay, adobe and frame houses, churches, Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe railroad tracks, an elevator, railroad...
    • Riddle, J. R.
    • [between 1872 and 1886?]
    • Below smelting works

    • A view of smelting works along North Clear Creek in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows mine processing buildings, a Colorado Central Railroad freight car and laborers. Shows railroad tracks and a bridge.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Panorama of Denver from Union Depot, north

    • View of commercial and industrial buildings, railroad tracks and houses in Denver, Colorado. The three story, brick Grand Hotel and the McPhee & McGinnity Lumber company building are on 18th (Eighteenth) Street. Freight cars and the Union Pacific...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • Panorama of Denver from Union Depot, north

    • View of commercial and industrial buildings, railroad tracks and houses in Denver, Colorado. The three-story, brick Grand Hotel and the McPhee & McGinnity Lumber Company building are on 18th (Eighteenth) Street. Freight cars and the Union Pacific...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1881 and 1890?]
    • R.G.S. nearing station of Peak

    • A Rio Grande Southern Railroad freight train vents smoke at Dallas Divide, near Peak (San Miguel County), Colorado. The caboose has numbers: "0404;" Mount Sneffels is in the distance.
    • Jackson, Richard B., photographer.
    • 1941, July 16
    • Railroad bridge near Delgany Street Denver

    • View, facing south, of the railroad truss bridge over Cherry Creek (north of Delgany Street) in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. There are commercial storage containers designed to look like railroad freight cars on the bridge....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2009
    • Governor Thornton campaigning

    • Colorado Governor Daniel Thornton stands and talks to two Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad employees near a railroad freight car in probably Denver, Colorado. He wears a suit, tie and a cowboy hat. The railroad employees wear overhauls and...
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    • [1950?]
    • Great Western Sugar plant

    • View of the Great Western Sugar Company, Brighton, Colorado; shows the railroad freight yards with loaded Union Pacific gondola cars of sugar beets, multi-story plant with smokestack, water tower and fuel drums.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1915 and 1925]
    • Gillett

    • View of early Gillett, Colorado, with Colorado Midland railroad freight box cars and passenger cars on three sidings, and an engine steaming into view, includes several canvas tents and a railroad station. Several one-room, log cabins and a larger...
    • Wilson, J. G.
    • [1894]
    • Durango

    • Panoramic view of Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows dirt streets, frame and brick houses, and smelter smoke at the base of probably Smelter Mountain. Shows the Strater Hotel, the brick and stone county courthouse, the Methodist Church and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1892 and 1900?]
    • Army tank used in clearing up wreckage

    • An army tank used in cleaning up wreckage caused by a flood sits in dried mud in a street in Pueblo, Colorado. Shows a cable and piles of downed utility poles. An overturned railroad freight car and commercial buildings are in the distance. A sign...
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    • [1921]
    • Rock Island # 4030 @ 14th St. viaduct 10:30 A.M.

    • View of Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific steam locomotive 4030(4-8-2) in the railroad yards near the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows industrial facilities, smokestacks, warehouses, smokestacks, and railroad freight cars.
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1949 September 11
    • View of Granite Mine and Victor

    • View of Gold Coin Mine in Teller County and the town of, Victor, Colorado; shows Gold Coin Mine surface building and smokestack, two-story commercial brick buildings with flat roofs, back of Gold Coin Club building, Florence & Cripple Creek engine...
    • Lee, Mabel Barbee.
    • [between 1895 and 1899]
    • Coal mine

    • Men stand on a tipple and pose at a coal processing plant in probably Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows a frame house, a coal chute beside Denver & Rio Grande Railroad freight cars and probably a coal tram.
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • [between 1895 and 1915?]
    • Turntable, Trinidad

    • Colorado and Southern railroad workers pour concrete into forms for a railroad turntable in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. A cement mixer and construction materials are scattered around the job site. Railroad freight cars and repair shops...
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    • 1923
    • Freights @ Tennessee Pass

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight cars and locomotive pass through snow in Lake County, Colorado, near Tennessee Pass.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Portland Cement Plant, Portland, Colo.

    • Exterior view of Portland Cement Plant, Portland, Colorado; industrial factory & buildings manufacturing gypsum deposits into plaster of paris & cement, railroad freight & hopper cars parked along siding, numerous smokestacks; Arkansas River,...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1903 and 1915]
    • Tennessee Pass depot

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight cars and tracks are beside the frame depot at Tennessee Pass, in Lake County, Colorado. Signs read: "Tennessee Pass," and "Western Union Telegraph."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Locomotive 1170 @ Tennessee Pass

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight cars and tracks (with snow) beside the frame depot at Tennessee Pass, in Lake County, Colorado. Signs read: "Tennessee Pass," and "Western Union Telegraph."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Redondo Beach, the beach

    • View of Santa Monica Bay and Redondo Beach in Los Angeles County, California. Railroad freight cars sit on a pier. Shows a tugboat and possibly a turbine powered passenger ship.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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