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    • Denver Zephyr, Burlington Route

    • The engineer, a railroad worker and a man in a suit and hat pose on or near a Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad Denver Zephyr locomotive and train in probably Denver, Colorado. A sign on the locomotive reads: "Burlington Route."
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Denver Zephyr (Express train)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 Oct. 12
    • R.G. Advance Ute diesel #540 @ W. 48th Ave, 9:45 A.M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive no. 540 leads a freight train near West 48th (Forty-eight) Avenue and Huron Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows a water tank, a flat car loaded with concrete pipe, and houses.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 July 16
    • F.F. Weller & crew, C&S switch engine 602 in yards near W. 43rd Ave. 10:20 A.M.

    • F.F. Weller and his crew of railroad employees pose beside the tender of Colorado and Southern switch engine no. 602 (2-8-0) in the railroad yards near West 43rd (Forty-third) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the tender reads: "C & S, A T &...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Weller, F. F.
    • 1949 July 16
    • Rio Grande California Zephyr leaving Denver, 8:45 A.M.

    • The Denver and Rio Grande Western California Zephyr led by diesel 600 leaves the railroad yards in Denver, Colorado. The consist has observation cars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; California Zephyr (Express train)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad observation cars--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 July 11
    • C & S Texas Zephyr, south @ Sedalia, 1:30P.M.

    • The Colorado and Southern passenger train the Texas Zephyr is stopped at Sedalia (Douglas County), Colorado. The train has a diesel locomotive, passenger cars, a combination car and a mail car. A Denver and Rio Grande Western freight car and...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1940-1950.; Texas Zephyr (Express train)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 October 12
    • RG # 1034 switching @ 14th St, viaduct, 10:20 A.M.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western steam locomotive no. 1034 (2-8-0) with a tender, post office car, baggage car and passenger car in the yards near the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A man stands on the front of the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 September 11
    • C & S (Burlington) diesel 116, extra north @ Prospect 9:00 A.M.

    • View of a Colorado and Southern freight train led by diesel locomotive 116 at Prospect Yard in Denver, Colorado. The locomotive has letters that read: "Burlington." The consist has boxcars and stock cars. The train passes under a Valley Highway...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 October 16
    • Smokestack

    • View of smokestacks, water tower, and train cars at the Omaha-Grant Smelter in Denver, Colorado.
    • Mining--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [either 1940 or 1941]
    • Union Pacific tr. 9, engine 803 at Denver Union Station about 7:45 A.M. from 20th St. viaduct

    • View of Union Pacific passenger train no. 9 led by steam locomotive 803 (4-8-4) at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Shows the covered concrete platform, warehouses, and a Union Pacific building. The station building is in the distance.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 Juy 3
    • Denver Union Depot and some umbrella sheds

    • View of the Union Pacific "City of Denver" and the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad "Denver Zephyr" trains, umbrella sheds and passenger platforms at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. The railroad depot is a rusticated stone building. The...
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Union Station (Denver,Colo.)--1940-1950.; City of Denver (Express train)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver Zephyr (Express...
    • 1941 March 24
    • Denver freight yards

    • View of the freight yards in Denver, Colorado. Shows locomotives, freight cars, buildings, water towers, tracks, caboose and automobiles. Signs read: "D. & R. G. W.," (Denver and Rio Grande Western) "C. R. I. & P.," (Chicago, Rock Island and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Denver Tramway Company car 835 in Denver & Intermountain RR yard at W. 39 & Utica St....

    • Denver Tramway Company trolley car #835 passes Denver & Intermountain Railroad caboose #903 in the Denver and Intermountain railroad yard at 39th and Utica Streets, in the Berkeley neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. Shows the brick trolley barn....
    • Denver & Interurban Railroad--1940-1950.; Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad shops &...
    • 1945 October 20
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Interurban No. 25

    • Photograph of Denver and Intermountain Railway Interurban Car No. 25 car Interurban No. 25 operated over the interurban rail network which provided passenger service during the first half of the twentieth century between Denver and Golden. The car...
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Company.; Denver & Interurban Railroad--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Golden--1940-1950.; Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1948
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Interurban No. 25

    • Photograph of Denver and Intermountain Railway Interurban Car No. 25 car Interurban No. 25 operated over the interurban rail network which provided passenger service during the first half of the twentieth century between Denver and Golden. The car...
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Company.; Denver & Interurban Railroad--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Golden--1940-1950.; Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • 1949
    • Stoffer, G.E. at trolley coach controls

    • G.E. Stoffer poses in the driver's seat of a Denver Tramway Corporation trolley car in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Stoffer, G. E.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Denver Tramway Corp. snow plow #4 on Sheridan Blvd & 46th Ave

    • View of a Denver Tramway Corporation snow plow as it blows snow from the tracks at Sheridan Boulevard and 46th (Forty-sixth) Avenue in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Signs on the nearby buildings of Lakeside Amusement Park read:...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Snow plows--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
    • between 1948 and 1950
    • On Tennyson St. north bound at 41st Ave Denver Tramway Corp snow plow #4

    • View of the Denver Tramway Corporation snow plow number 4 at 41st (Forty-first) Avenue and Tennyson Street in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man stands nearby and wears earmuffs. Signs read: "Dumas Paint Co. Hardware," 'Bergers,"...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Snow plows--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
    • between 1948 and 1950
    • Denver Tramway Co. fire truck passing car barn at W 39th Ave. & Utica Street, Denver, Colo.

    • A fire truck passes the Denver Tramway Corporation streetcar barn on West 39th (Thirty Ninth) Avenue at Utica Street, in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroad...
    • 1945 October 20
    • Alameda yards work cars # 758 424

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation work cars 758 and 424 in the Alameda yard in Denver, Colorado. Car 758 has a crane. Buildings and a hopper are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Work car D. T. C. submarine

    • View of the Denver Tramway Corporation work car with a cow catcher, number 762, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. An automobile and pedestrians are nearby. Signs read: "Packard Sales and Service Denver Co." "Packard Used...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobile dealerships--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • D. T. C. on Arapahoe St. NE crossing 15th St.

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car number 314 on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are nearby. Signs read: "Loop Flowers" and "A B C Doll Shop."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Electric bus

    • View of an electric, rubber-tired trolley coach on Lincoln Avenue and the Colorado State Capitol building in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Denver Tramway Corporation electric bus reads: "DTC" and number "535" and is...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Electric bus on bridge

    • An electric trolley coach is on probably the 16th (Sixteenth) Street bridge over the South Platte River in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows trolley coach number "524" with overhead electric wires. The brick Denver Tramway...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1940-1950.; Union Station (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • [Four] 4-motor snow plow for the Denver Tramway Corp. by North Div. car barn on Cathness [sic] Pl

    • Men ride on the Denver Tramway Corporation snowplow number 2 on Caithness Place in the Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile is parked nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Snow plows--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
    • between 1948 and 1950
    • Denver Tramway Co. Lineup of cars on viaduct (derailment) of car 377 on W. Colfax Ave. viaduct.

    • Denver Tramway Corporation car 377 is derailed on the Colfax Avenue viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Workers, a maintenance truck, and cars are on the street; sign reads: "[Denver Steel] & Iron Works Co."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1945 October 20
    • Union station

    • View of Denver Tramway Company trolley number 824, route 40 in Denver, Colorado shows: Park and Union Station loop at right, 16th (Sixteenth) Street viaduct, automobiles, and buildings.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1944, July 9
    • Denver Tramways #67

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car number 67 on Curtis Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and automobiles are nearby. Signs read: "H. M. Lustig," "Restaurant," "Bar," and "Help Complete Your Memorial Rose Hospital 600,000...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • St. car # 833

    • James L. Adams, Tramway Superintendent, Governor John C. Vivian, Clarence Adams, Chair State of War Bond Committee, Roblin [?] Davis, War Loan Corporation, H. S. Robertson, Denver Tramway Corporation President, Mayor Benjamin Stapleton and Mary V....
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business people--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Governors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Military personnel--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street...
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    • On Madison St at E 34th Ave. east terminal for Rt. #64

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car number 29 at 34th (Thirty-fourth) Avenue and Madison Street in the Clayton neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and trash bins are nearby. A sign reads: "Opening Sat. May 22 Elitch Gardens...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clayton (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1943 and 1948]
    • South Broadway yards at Alaska Pl

    • View of the Denver Tramway Corporation South Broadway maintenance facility at Broadway and Alaska Place in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Street cars 848, 825, 129, 305, and 310 are at the shops. An electric sign reads: "Goodheart Cash...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Baker (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroad facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • between 1948 and 1950
    • Poplar St. Loop on East Colfax & Poplar on S E corner

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation streetcar number 804 at the Poplar Street Loop station at Colfax Avenue and Poplar Street in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians are nearby. Signs read: "Tidbit Shoppe Candies & Grill,"...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Central loop

    • View of Denver Tramway trolleys, number 301 route 8 and number 31 route 64, parked at the Central Loop on Arapahoe and 15th (Fifteenth) Streets next to Loop Market in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: "Loop Market Parking Exclusively For Loop Market...
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949, August 14
    • Stoffer, G.E. pulling trolley rope

    • G.E. Stoffer pulls on the power cable arm of a Denver Tramway Corporation trolley car, in a Denver, Colorado, garage.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Garages--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Stoffer, G. E.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Clear Creek Junction near 48th & Teller St

    • View of a Denver Tramway Corporation transformer station at Clear Creek Junction (48th (Forty-eighth) Avenue and Teller Street) in Wheat Ridge (Jefferson County), Colorado. Street car number 83 is near the brick building with arched windows.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroad facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Stoffer, G.E. inspecting relays on coach

    • G.E. Stoffer examines electrical components of a Denver Tramway Corporation trolley car, in a Denver, Colorado garage. Logo reads: "DTC."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Garages--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Stoffer, G. E.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Work car Dinkey #711

    • View of a Denver Tramway Corporation work car, or dinkey, in Denver, Colorado. The flatbed car has a cylindrical metal tower. Brick buildings are nearby.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • D. T. C. work car #723 on 15th St. at Curtis St.

    • View of the Denver Tramway Corporation work car, number 723, on 15th (Fifteenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians, a truck, and an automobile are nearby. Signs read: "Quincy Hotel" and "Geo. Allison Candies."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • between 1948 and 1950
    • Denver & Intermountain Railway

    • Denver & Intermountain Railway locomotives 1110 and 1109 leave the Denver Tramway Company shop at West 39th (Thirty Ninth) Avenue at Utica Street, in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A sedan automobile is to the side.
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Company.--1940-1950.; Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1945 October 19
    • Denver & Intermountain Railway

    • Denver & Intermountain Railway locomotives 1110 and 1109 (with coal cars) turn a corner at West 38th (Thirty Ninth) Avenue at Utica Street, in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An electric bus is to the side; business signs read:...
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Company--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroad facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1945 October 19
    • Last streetcar series

    • Rooftop view of a Denver Tramway Corporation street car on Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Snow covered automobiles are parked nearby. Signs read: "Colorado Knitting Mills" and "Jim Furlong Loans."
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940 March
    • Denver & Intermountain Railway

    • Denver & Intermountain Railway locomotives 1110 and 1109 (with ore gondola cars) turn a corner in the yard at West 39th (Thirty Ninth) Avenue at Utica Street, in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver and Intermountain Railway Company--1940-1950.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1945 October 19
    • Miniature train @ City Park, Denver, 5:45 P.M.

    • View of the miniature train at City Park in Denver, Colorado. The train travels over a bridge with concrete pilings. The engineer sit in the front of the train and men, women and children sit in the open passenger cars. The logo on the front of the...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1940-1950.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 May 22
    • Car turning off of Arapahoe St to 13th St

    • View of Denver Tramway Corporation street car 24 at 13th (Thirteenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are nearby. The Mining Exchange building is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)
    • between 1948 and 1950?

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