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    • Burnetizing works of the U.P.R.R. at Omaha (2)

    • Workers are beside flat cars stacked with railroad ties at the Union Pacific Railroad Burnetizing works in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows wooden buildings, tunnels and men in a rail yard where wooden ties are treated in zinc chloride to...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Facilities--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad employees--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad facilities--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad switching--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad...
    • 1866 October
    • Promontory, Utah

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad and Central Pacific Railroad tracks, a switch and railroad signal at Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah. A man stands beside the tracks. Shows a railroad car on a Shoo-Fly (temporary track), telegraph poles, a United...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Promontory (Utah)--1860-1870.; Flags--American--1860-1870.; Railroad cars--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Railroad signals--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.;...
    • 1869
    • Promontory, Utah

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad or Central Pacific Railroad tracks, a switch and railroad signal in possibly Promontory (Box Elder County) or Uintah (Uintah County), Utah. Shows a water tower, a railroad car, wooden wagons, tents and frame buildings...
    • Cities & towns--Utah--1860-1870.; Railroad signals--Utah--1860-1870.; Railroad tracks--Utah--1860-1870.
    • 1869 June 30
    • This is the round house and the three engines and I think a full crew except the repair gang

    • A view of the Gilpin Tramway in Gilpin County, Colorado shows an engine house with the three shays (locomotives). The locomotives are, no. 1 "Gilpin", no. 2 "Russell", and no. 3 "Quartz Hill", lined up along with some of the railroad employees. At...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Johnnie Dewer's Place (present town hall)

    • Men pose around the wooden bar in a saloon in Breckenridge, Colorado. One holds a corncob pipe. The backbar pediment has carving and spindlework; bunting is tacked around the mirror. A cash register and metal sculptures of swordsmen are on it, and...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bars--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.; Interiors--1890-1900.
    • 1894 or 1895
    • Middle Haddam

    • A man stands next to a cart with oxen in front of a house, Middle Haddam (Middlesex County), Connecticut. He holds a switch.
    • Middle Haddam (Conn.)--1900-1910.; Barns--Connecticut--Middle Haddam--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Connecticut--Middle Haddam--1900-1910.; Ox teams--Connecticut--Middle Haddam--1900-1910.
    • 1895
    • 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...
    • Golden Circle Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Goldfield (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Goldfield--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Goldfield--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Pikes Pk. & Tejon

    • Colorado Springs Interurban Railway workers install a switch at the intersection of Pikes Peak Avenue and Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. View includes pedestrians, a streetcar, the Antlers Hotel, businesses and a marquee...
    • Colorado Springs and Interurban Railway--1900-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1906
    • Manual Annual: 1909

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1909
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1909
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 2, 1909 February 27

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909 February 27
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 4, 1909 March 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909 March 13
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1911

    • 1911 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1911
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1912

    • 1912 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 15, 1912 May 17

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912 May 17
    • Denver High School: East Side Annual 1913

    • 1913 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913
    • Exchange equipment, operating room

    • A row of operators work at a switch board at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange building in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. Plugs and cords are stretched over the work surface. The women sit on tall chairs and...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Fort Collins--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Fort Collins--1910-1920.; Telephone operators--Colorado--Fort...
    • 1914
    • Rifle, "Apple Pie Day"

    • A woman and a girl hold pendants that read: "Apple Pie Day, September 22-23 1914., Rifle, Colo." and pose on horseback in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. A woman wears a fitted, long sleeved blouse, a skirt and a wide brimmed hat. A girl holds a...
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Rifle--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Rifle--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Rifle--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Forbes

    • Ore cars and miners are on switch yard tracks in Forbes (Las Animas County) Colorado, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I; tracklaying machinery is by sheds.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo. 1913-1914.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.;...
    • 1914
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 13, 1914 April 11

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914 April 11
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 15, 1914 May 9

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914 May 9
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 2, 1914 October 24

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914 October 24
    • Looking north from 3 throw switch S. of depot

    • View of the Colorado and Southern railroad depot in Breckenridge, Colorado. A three way switch is in the foreground, splitting a single railroad track into three. A passenger coach sits on the left spur, followed by a freight car. A smoking engine...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1910-1920.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.
    • 1917
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 2, 1918 April

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1918 April
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 7, 1919 July

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1919 July
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 3, 1919 March

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1919 March
    • Pueblo flood, D & RG switch engine no. 605

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad yard after a flood in Pueblo, Colorado. A railroad switch engine sits surrounded by rubble and debris near overturned passenger cars. Men work near a temporary railroad trestle or bridge with a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Construction--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • 1921
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of a wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad bridge and an intact Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad bridge, washed out railroad tracks and a switch, and concrete pilings in and near the flooded Arkansas River in Pueblo Colorado....
    • American Smelting and Refining Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo...
    • 1921
    • D. & R.G. main line, looking west from east switch at Carlile

    • View of debris and mud from a flood, and damaged Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks at a curve near Hobson (Carlisle or Carlile) in Pueblo County, Colorado.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Hobson (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Hobson--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Hobson--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • D. & R.G. main line, looking west from east switch at Carlile

    • Men work beside Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks at Hobson (Carlisle or Carlile) in Pueblo County, Colorado. Shows mud, silt and debris from a flood beside the sunken tracks.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Hobson (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Hobson--1920-1930.; Railroad construction &...
    • 1921 June
    • Switch engine no. 605 derailed, north end Walker yard

    • View of a switch locomotive number "605" derailed beside washed out railroad tracks and debris moved by the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows an overturned engine, buildings and a smokestack.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • 1921 June
    • D. & R.G.W. main lines west of Pueblo at County br.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks are beside the flooded Arkansas River near Pueblo in Pueblo County, Colorado. Shows an eroded river bed and support piers from a washed out bridge near a railroad switch.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridges--Colorado--Pueblo County--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo...
    • 1921 June
    • Part of D.& R.G. train #3

    • A man pulls a switch lever on a railroad track. Overturned passenger cars, identified as Denver and Rio Grande Western train number 3, are beside scattered lumber, railroad axles and silt from the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County),...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Dreadful flood of Pueblo, Colo., where most lives lost

    • Panoramic view of wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western and Missouri Pacific railroad freight and passenger cars and a locomotive in a rail yard after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men sit in the railroad yard with...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Nuckolls Packing Company (Pueblo, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June 3
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 6 Numbers 6 and 7, 1923 June-July

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1923 June-July

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