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    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1997 March
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1994 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1994
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327 letter box slot

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Car RGX 3327

    • D&RGW TOOL CAR RGX-3327 operated as a tool car from 1952 until 1995 and was dispatched with D&RGW Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 as part of the Denver derrick work train. The car operated with D&RGW Derrick No. 027 while the derrick was stationed...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • D&RGW Creede Br. 2-8-0 1167 and 066 on curve at Derrick, Colo. plowing out line.

    • Men stand in front of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company wedge snowplow 066, pushed through deep snow by locomotive 1167, at Derrick (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Derrick (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.; Snowplows--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February 15
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. wrecking derrick 99001, Broomfield, Colo.

    • Colorado and Southern wrecking derrick 99001 lifts derailed freight cars from railroad tracks near Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. A derailed car is lettered: "Canadian Pacific Railway." Letters on the derrick read: "C & S 99001."...
    • Canadian Pacific Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1958 September 22
    • Baltimore & Ohio R.R. derailment, engine 4247, wrecking derrick X41, Akron, OH

    • View of Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotive no. 4247 and wrecking derrick X-41 in Akron, Ohio. The derrick lifts a gondola car after a derailment while a railroad crew looks on.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery.; Railroad accidents.; Railroad locomotives.
    • 1947 August 27
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad standard gauge wedge plow #066, derailed at Derrick (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Railroad workers stand beside the locomotive in the deep snow.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Derrick (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Derrick--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Derrick--1950-1960.; Snow removal--Colorado--Derrick--1950-1960.
    • 1952 January 18
    • Pennsylvania Mining Accidents 1869 - 1916

    • History of mines and mining in Pennsylvania, and an alphabetical index by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents in Pennsylvania for the years 1869, 1871, 1872, 1874 (partial), 1875, 1877, 1879, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1887, 1888,...
    • Mine accidents--Pennsylvania--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. wreck train [sic], Broomfield, Colo. #807

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway locomotive number 807, a tender, work car and railroad derrick near Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive and tender reads: "Burlington Route,"807 C&S," and " 99502." The derrick...
    • Canadian Pacific Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1958 Sept. 9
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In service from 1952 until 1997,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In service from 1952 until 1997,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 kitchen

    • Photograph of the gutted kitchen in the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In service...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 dining guests

    • Photograph of guest dining in the the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In service...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1935
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274 sleeper

    • Photograph of the interior sleeper in the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In service from 1952 until 1997,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Diner-Kitchen-Sleeper RGX-3274. Starting its life as a dining car, the D&RGW's Burnham Shops refitted the retired car to perform maintenance-of-way functions. In service from 1952 until 1997,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Oil derrick

    • View of an oil derrick, probably operated by United Oil Company, in Florence (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows wood frame, gabled buildings, a smokestack and people.
    • United Oil Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Oil drilling rigs--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1900.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Nebraska World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards Index, 1917-1918 A-L

    • The Nebraska registration cards are on 50 rolls of microfilm, Nebraska State Historical Society library microfilm catalog number RG0544.PR. They are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are listed usually...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Nebraska.; Nebraska--Genealogy--Sources.; Nebraska--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • Well sight [sic]

    • A man stands by a collection pond near an oil derrick in Colorado. A utility building and pump are nearby.
    • Oil wells--Colorado--1910-1930.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Conyers O'Neal Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Patricia Conyers O'Neal and Atty. Derrick O'Neal on August 30, 1980 at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Chicago, Illinois.
    • Weddings--Illinois--Chicago--1980-1990.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1980 August 30
    • Conyers O'Neal Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Patricia Conyers O'Neal and Atty. Derrick O'Neal on August 30, 1980 at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Chicago, Illinois.
    • Weddings--Illinois--Chicago--1980-1990.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Illinois--Chicago.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1980 August 30
    • Rawlins grey sandstone quarries the Kerr Marble and Stone Company

    • Miners pose in a sandstone quarry near Rawlins, Wyoming. The machinery includes a stiff leg derrick with crane, tripod drill, and boiler on a rail track. A quarry building is nearby.
    • Rawlins (Wyo.)--1890-1910.; Drilling & boring machinery--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Miners--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Mining--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Sandstone...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Rawlins Grey Sandstone Quarry Kerr Marble & Stone Co

    • Miners pose near the Rawlins Grey Sandstone Quarry near Rawlins Wyoming. One man poses on a slab of sandstone that is hoisted by a stiff leg derrick. A quarry building is nearby.
    • Rawlins (Wyo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Miners--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Mining--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.; Sandstone quarrying--Wyoming--Rawlins--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Men haying

    • Men work in a field of hay possibly near DeBeque (Mesa County), Colorado. A horse-drawn buggy is near large haystacks and a derrick.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1910-1930.; Hay--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Blanca, Colo. looking north from R. R.

    • The town of Blanca, Colorado, is located at the foot of the snow- capped Sangre de Cristo mountain range in Costilla County. Buildings on the street include one-story commercial storefronts with false fronts, as well as buildings with flat and...
    • Blanca (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Blanca--1900-1910.; Wells--Colorado--Blanca--1900-1910.
    • April, 1909
    • WWI Colorado Draft Registration Cards

    • Index to the World War I Draft Registration Cards for Colorado between the years of 1917-1918. During World War I there were three registrations. The first, on June 5, 1917, was for all men between the ages of 21 and 31. These men were born...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Colorado.; Colorado--Genealogy--Sources.; Denver (Colo.)--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the several unidentified men in front of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1935
    • Man putting up barbed wire fence

    • A man poses with a hammer near a fence in Colorado. An oil well and derrick are in the distance.
    • Fences--Colorado--1910-1930.; Men--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337 interior

    • Photograph of the interior of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant business car to perform...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1938
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant business car to perform maintenance-of-way...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant business car to perform maintenance-of-way...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant business car to perform maintenance-of-way...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant business car to perform maintenance-of-way...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Testing gravel before building dredge

    • View of a placer gold mine sampling operation, in Summit County, Colorado; miners work with a churn drill and derrick. Lettering reads: "Keystone Driller Co."
    • Mining machinery--Colorado--Summit County--1890-1910.; Summit County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Summit County--1890-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Summit County--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Summit County--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant business car to perform maintenance-of-way...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November
    • Strauss Quarry, surface workings of the quarry at Marble, Colorado

    • View of Strauss Quarry shows a revolving derrick and a horizontal drilling machine fed by compressed air lines, south of Marble, Gunnison County, Colorado. The Strauss Quarry is on the east side of Yule Creek at 10,000 feet elevation, about 600...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the interior of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337 with its cable and hooking system. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1998 November

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