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    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-2) # 807, Broomfield, CO

    • Colorado & Southern steam locomotive is stopped near the railroad depot in Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. The train has boxcars. The brick building has a hip roof with dormers and chimneys. A sign on the building reads: "Broomfield." A...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad signals.; Railroad stations.; Railroads.
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    • Cripple Creek, the famous mining town of Colorado, almost obliterated by two disastrous fires

    • Views of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado during the 1896 fire. Shows refugee housed in railroad boxcars and gathering their belongings, people fleeing as the Palace Hotel is dynamited to slow the fire, and a rescue train.
    • Palace Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Disaster victims--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Disasters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Emergency housing--Colorado--Cripple...
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    • Adolph Coors Company

    • Right side of panorama view over Clear Creek Valley, Golden, Colorado, shows the west end of Adolph Herman Joseph Coors Golden Brewery, with Colorado and Southern railroad tracks, boxcars, beer barrels, and South Table Mountain and foothills,...
    • Adolph Coors Company--1900-1930.; Clear Creek Valley (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Golden (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Missouri River--1900-1930.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Golden--1900-1930.
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    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0)s 629, 648, Denver

    • Colorado & Southern railroad locomotives no.'s 629 and 648, in tandem with a tanker car, travel towards a viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a railroad crossing signal, boxcars and a warehouse. A smokestack is in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.
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    • Adolph Coors Company

    • Panorama view over Clear Creek Valley, Golden, Colorado, shows the Adolph Herman Joseph Coors Golden Brewery, with Colorado and Southern railroad tracks and spur, boxcars, cooling ponds, beer barrels, greenhouses, South Table Mountain and...
    • Adolph Coors Company--1900-1930.; Clear Creek Valley (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Golden (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Missouri River--1900-1930.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Golden--1900-1930.
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    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-0) #638, Leadville, CO

    • View of a Colorado & Southern freight train in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Steam locomotive # 638 has a wedge plow mounted on the front. The consist includes a flat car piled with lumber, boxcars and a caboose. Houses, and snow covered Mount...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Snow.; Snowplows.; Spring.
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    • Kansas Pacific Depot

    • View of Kansas Pacific Depot in Denver, Colorado; boxcars and houses are in the background.
    • Kansas Pacific Railway Company--Buildings--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1872 February 29
    • Co D leaving for Leadville from Greeley

    • Company D of the Colorado National Guard boards Union Pacific boxcars at the depot in Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, bound for Leadville, Lake County, to settle a mining labor dispute. Band members wear plumed helmets and a busby.
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Greeley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Military bands--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Militias--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Miners'...
    • 1896
    • Cripple Creek, the famous mining town of Colorado, almost obliterated by two disastrous fires

    • Views of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado during the 1896 fire. Shows refugee housed in railroad boxcars and gathering their belongings, people fleeing as the Palace Hotel is dynamited to slow the fire, and a rescue train.
    • Palace Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Disaster victims--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Disasters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Emergency housing--Colorado--Cripple...
    • 1896 May 14
    • Hudson

    • The town of Hudson, in Weld County, Colorado, appears on the horizon of the plains. The town includes houses, a windmill, and a train station with a water tower, tracks, and boxcars.
    • Hudson (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1908 May 10
    • Pueblo flood

    • Men with shovels fill wheel barrows with mud that covers railroad tracks after a flood in Pueblo, Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Western boxcars and gondola cars, some are overturned. Lettering on some of the freight cars reads: "D. & R.G....
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Laborers--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Mud--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • 1921
    • Royal Gorge movie (man & dummies) "Limited Mail" Warner Brothers

    • A crew member of the Warner Brother's film "Limited Mail," plasters prop dummy, next to Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad boxcars, Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Warner Bros.--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mannequins--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Motion picture industry--Colorado--Fremont...
    • 1925
    • URY car

    • Boxcars 220, 200. Photographed: site unknown, August 11, 1935.
    • Railroads--Cars--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1935.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars.; Uintah Railway.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1935
    • Eads, Colorado

    • A view of Eads, Colorado, looks north down a five-block street, possibly Maryland or Court St. Train tracks cross the street on the south end, and boxcars are near the small train station and water tower. Storefronts line two blocks, with cars...
    • Eads (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Eads--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Eads--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • San Miguel County Butterfly Mill and Mine at Ophir

    • View of the Butterfly Mine and Mill near Ophir (San Miguel County), Colorado. Boxcars from the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company (D&RGW) are nearby.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1940.; Butterfly Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1940.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.
    • 1938
    • Bellefonte Central # 7 on rear of train, before engine coupled on, State College, PA

    • View of Bellefonte Central Railroad combination car #7 on the rear of a freight train near State College (Centre County), Pennsylvania. Letters on the combination car read: "Bellefonte Central." The consist includes boxcars and gondola cars.
    • Bellefonte Central Railroad Company--1930-1940.; College Station (Pa.)--1930-1940.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad passenger cars.; Railroads.
    • 1939 September 16
    • AT&SF cars, number 140177 and number 141061

    • Boxcars. Photographed: Denver, Colo., May 16, 1940.
    • Railroads--Cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Denver.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 473 head on at Servilleta, N.M., depot, train #425 southbound, SF br. 75-A

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western (Santa Fe branch) locomotive 425 vents smoke at Servilleta (Taos County), New Mexico. A man, trees, and the depot made up of decommissioned boxcars are nearby. A sign on the depot reads: "Servilleta."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Servilleta (N.M.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Servilleta--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--New Mexico--Servilleta--1940-1950.; Railroads--New Mexico--Servilleta--1940-1950.
    • 1941 July 2
    • Sheffield & Tionesta Ry. 4-4-0 #11 Sheffield, Pa.

    • Smoke rises from Sheffield & Tionesta Railway locomotive #11, which hauls a freight train with a tanker and boxcars, in Sheffield (Warren County), Pennsylvania. A man stands on top of one of the freight car. Shows snow on the ground, and houses.
    • Sheffield and Tionesta Railway Company--1940-1950.; Sheffield (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Pennsylvania--Sheffield--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Pennsylvania--Sheffield--1940-1950.; Railroads--Pennsylvania--Sheffield--1940-1950.
    • 1941 November 10
    • RGS narrow gauge caboose number 0401

    • Three-quarter view, with flatcar and two boxcars. Photographed: Dolores, Colorado, October 10, 1945.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Dolores--1940-1950.; Dolores (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Dolores--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1945
    • Ashley Drew & Northern eng. #115 (2-8-0) on string of cars, Crossett, Ark.

    • An Ashley, Drew & Northern Railway Company freight train travels past railroad ties and a pile of pallets in Crossett (Ashley County), Arkansas. Steam locomotive #115 leads a consist of boxcars. Sheds, a pile of gravel and a rail fence are in the...
    • Ashley, Drew & Northern Railway Company--1940-1950.; Crossett (Ark.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1946 June 1
    • Texas City Terminal Ry. Baldwin 0-6-0 #18, Texas City Junction, Texas.

    • Smoke rises from Texas City Terminal Railway locomotive #18, it pulls tanker and freight boxcars near Texas City Junction (Galveston County), Texas. Tall grass is beside the track.
    • Texas City Terminal Railway Company--1940-1950.; Texas City Junction (Tex.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Texas--Texas City Junction--1940-1950.; Railroads--Texas--Texas City Junction--1940-1950.
    • 1946 October 12
    • Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Ry.(4-4-2) #1488, Garden City, KS

    • View of Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway steam locomotive #1488 with a boxcar, luggage car and passenger coach stopped near a water stand pipe in Garden City (Finney County), Kansas. Letters on the locomotive read: "A.T. & S.F." and "1488."...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1940-1950.; Garden City (Kan.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1946 September 21
    • B & O eng. #2430 (2-6-0) switching wrecker in its yard, from Arlington St. Akron, OH?

    • The engineer of Baltimore & Ohio Railroad locomotive #2430 leans out of the cab as his train switches track in an unidentified rail yard in possibly Akron, Ohio. Boxcars, cabooses, a gondola car and a locomotive are in the distance.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad switching.; Railroads.
    • 1948 July
    • D&RGW, Antonito, Colo. (2-8-2) 476

    • View of Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado; shows Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 476 (2-8-2), boxcars, a water tower, and buildings.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Antonito (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Antonito--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Antonito--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Antonito--1940-1950.; Water...
    • 1948 November 28
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad standard gauge locomotive #1133 (2-8-0), with a consist of boxcars and a narrow gauge caboose, travels south of Alamosa in Alamosa County, Colorado. The tracks are beside paved highway US 285. Blanca Peak is...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Alamosa County--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa...
    • 1949
    • D&RGW, Chama, N.M. 2-8-2 491 light, moving, close, in yard, snowing heavily.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 491 (2-8-2) vents smoke in a snow storm in the yard at Chama (Rio Arriba County) New Mexico. Shows boxcars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chama (N. M.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--New Mexico--Chama--1940-1950.
    • 1949 December 31
    • Denver and Rio Grande caboose

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company caboose 0856 is parked with standard and narrow gauge boxcars and an idler car at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February
    • Rio Grande 1188 @ Utah Junction, 1:15 P.M.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western steam locomotive 1188 (2-8-0) stopped at Utah Junction (Adams County), Colorado. The locomotive leads a freight train with a consist of a work car and boxcars. A railroad employee stands near a railroad signal,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Utah Junction (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Utah Junction--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Utah Junction--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Utah...
    • 1949 February 22
    • R.G. Creede Br. Creede, Colo. shoveling out ahead of 2-8-0 1177 headon.

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western locomotive #1177 blows smoke in the yard at Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Men shovel snow by boxcars with lettering: "Dixieland;" houses are on hills in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Creede (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Creede--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Creede--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Creede--1940-1950.
    • 1949 January 18
    • C & S Extra 913 so. @ Wolhurst, 4:30P.M.

    • A Colorado and Southern Railway steam locomotive 913 (2-10-2) heads a freight train near Wolhurst (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The consist has gondola cars and boxcars. Dark smoke rises from the locomotive.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1940-1950.; Wolhurst (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Wolhurst--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Wolhurst--1940-1950.
    • 1949 October 15
    • 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
    • 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
    • D&RGW, Alamosa, Colo., with train for Monte Vista D&RGW (2-8-0) 1185.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 1185 (2-8-0), with a coal tender and boxcars, vents smoke as it leaves Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A sign reads: "End of Narrow Gauge."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1950 February
    • RG extra 554 south or west @ Sedalia, 12:15 P.M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive no. 554 leads a freight train at Sedalia (Douglas County), Colorado. The consist has gondola and boxcars. Houses and buildings are nearby. Snow covers the ground and the mountains in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sedalia (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.; Snow--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.;...
    • 1950 February 13
    • Rio Grande 1503 and 1513 extra south at Castle Rock, 2:10 P.M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western steam locomotives 1503 (4-8-2) and 1513 (4-8-2) leads a freight train near Castle Rock (Douglas County), Colorado. The consist has boxcars and gondola cars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Castle Rock (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Castle Rock--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Castle Rock--1950-1960.
    • 1950 January 14
    • S.F. extra 1800 south at north end of Sedalia passing tracks

    • View of an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe freight train led by steam locomotive 1800 (2-6-2) near Sedalia (Douglas County), Colorado. The consist has boxcars, gondola cars and a caboose. Black smoke rises from the locomotive.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1950-1960.; Sedalia (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.
    • 1950 July 10
    • U.P. engine 2492 on switching run at Columbine St. crossing, East 47th Ave.

    • A Union Pacific freight train led by steam locomotive 2492 (2-8-2) travels near the intersection of East 47th (Forty-seventh) Avenue and Columbine Street in Denver, Colorado. The consist has a gondola car and boxcars. A warehouse is in the distance.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1950 July 5
    • Union Pacific extra 498 with 434 east @ Mesa 12:20 A.M.

    • A Union Pacific freight train led by steam locomotives 498 (2-8-0) and 434 (2-8-0) travels near Mesa (Adams County), Colorado. Smoke rises from the locomotives. The consist has gondola cars and boxcars.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Adams County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Adams County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Adams County--1950-1960.
    • 1950 November 5
    • D&RGW, Alamosa, Colo. standard gauge (4-8-4) 1701, narrow gauge (2-8-2) 476.

    • View of Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado; shows Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 476 (2-8-2 narrow gauge) and 1701 4-8-4 (standard gauge), boxcars, and smoke.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1950 October
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; preparing to set out two boxcars; snow. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 19, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; preparing to set out two boxcars; snow. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 19, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge flatcar number 7455

    • Three-quarter, close view; coupled to another flatcar and two boxcars. Photographed: Ridgway, Colorado, May 25, 1951.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1950-1960.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Ridgway (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951

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