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    • Des Moines & Central Iowa R.R.

    • Des Moines and Central Iowa Railroad interurban trolley cars and an electric maintenance car sit in the yard in Des Moines, Iowa.
    • Des Moines and Central Iowa Railroad--1940-1950.; Des Moines (Iowa)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Iowa--Des Moines--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Iowa--Des Moines--1940-1950.
    • 1945 October 5
    • Up the Des Moines Valley from C & NW Ry. viaduct

    • A view of the Des Moines River and the Des Moines River Valley from the Chicago North Western Railway Viaduct shows cultivated fields, wood frame houses, wooden fences, dirt roads and the river with rowboats boats on the river edge and a footbridge.
    • Des Moines River Valley--1900-1910.; Des Moines River--1900-1910.; Pedestrian bridges--Iowa--1900-1910.; River valleys--Iowa--1900-1910.; Rivers--Iowa--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Des Moines River below Moingona

    • View of the Des Moines River near Moingona (Boone County), Iowa. Trees and shrubs are beside the river.
    • Boone County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Des Moines River--1890-1900.; Rivers--Iowa--Boone County--1890-1900.
    • [1898?]
    • DMU locomotive, engine number 10, engine type 0-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 15, 1931.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Des Moines Union.
    • 1931
    • DMU locomotive, engine number , engine type 0-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Des Moines Union.
    • 1929
    • Up the Des Moines Valley from C&NW Ry. viaduct

    • A view of the Des Moines River and Valley from the Chicago North Western Railway viaduct, shows a heavily wooded area with a pedestrian bridge over the river.
    • Des Moines River Valley--1900-1910.; Des Moines River--1900-1910.; Pedestrian bridges--Iowa--1900-1910.; River valleys--Iowa--1900-1910.; Rivers--Iowa--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • DCI locomotive, engine number 1803, engine type ELECTRIC

    • Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 15, 1931.
    • Electric locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Des Moines and Central Iowa Railroad.
    • 1931
    • Down the Des Moines Valley from C & N-W Ry. viaduct

    • View of the Des Moines River Valley in Iowa. A log cabin is next to a wooden structure. Shows probably an irrigation aqueduct and a sandbar in the distance.
    • Des Moines River Valley--1900-1910.; Des Moines River--1900-1910.; Rivers--Iowa--1900-1910.; Sandbars--Iowa--1900-1910.; Valleys--Iowa--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Down Des Moines Valley from the CNW Ry. viaduct

    • View of the Des Moines River and valley in Iowa. Shows scattered wood frame houses, a dirt road, probably an irrigation aqueduct, and an irrigated field in the distance.
    • Des Moines River Valley--1900-1910.; Des Moines River--1900-1910.; Dirt roads--Iowa--1900-1910.; Rivers--Iowa--1900-1910.; Valleys--Iowa--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Des Moines team "Prohibitionists" Western League

    • Players on the Prohibitionists, a baseball team from Des Moines, Iowa, who include Tom "Lefty" Nagle, pose near a dugout in Broadway Park at 6th (Sixth) Avenue and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. A crowd of spectators sit and stand in grandstands...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Baseball players--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1900]
    • Des Moines & Central Iowa RR

    • People stand by Des Moines and Central Iowa Railroad electric interurban trolley car 1712 by a depot in Perry (Dallas County), Iowa. A pickup truck, a shed, and a silo are near the streetcar. Freight cars and storage tanks are in the distance.
    • Des Moines and Central Iowa Railroad--1940-1950.; Perry (Iowa)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Iowa--Perry--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Perry--1940-1950.
    • 1945 October 22
    • The Des Moines rapids canal, the guard lock above the rapids

    • Upper wood block is a view of a boat lock, cranes, spectators, and houses at the Des Moines Rapids Canal on the Mississippi River at a landing named Nashville near Keokuk (Lee County), Iowa. Lower wood block is a view of covered wagons, people, a...
    • Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Lee County (Iowa)--1870-1880.; Mississippi River--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Locks (Hydraulic...
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    • Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern RR

    • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern Railroad interurban streetcar 62 waits by a passenger loading platform at Fort Dodge (Boone County), Iowa. A delivery truck has a movie advertisement: "The Thrill of a Romance, Van Johnson, Esther Williams, Lauritz...
    • Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railroad--1940-1950.; Fort Dodge (Iowa)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Iowa--Fort Dodge--1940-1950.; Trucks--Iowa--Fort Dodge--1940-1950.
    • 1945 October 5
    • Des Moines River at Moingana [sic]

    • View of a Chicago & North Western Railway Company trestle over the Des Moines River in Moingona (Boone County), Iowa. Stone pylons support the trestle, and trees are beside the river.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Des Moines River--1890-1900.; Moingona (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Iowa--Moingona--1890-1900.; Rivers--Iowa--Moingona--1890-1900.; Trestles--Iowa--Moingona--1890-1900.
    • [1898?]
    • Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern RR car 82, Boone, Iowa.

    • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern Railroad interurban streetcar 82 waits by a loading ramp and shed at Boone (Boone County), Iowa. Railroad box cars and a storage company building are in the distance.
    • Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railroad--1940-1950.; Boone (Iowa)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Iowa--Boone--1940-1950.; Streets--Iowa--Boone--1940-1950.
    • 1945 October 22
    • Baseball team Des Moines pro team

    • Members of the Des Moines professional baseball team pose near a dugout and grandstands at Broadway Park at Broadway and 6th (Sixth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. They wear caps and uniforms that read: "DM."
    • Broadway Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Baseball players--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Westward-ho: 1919

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1919.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1919
    • The Ledges near Des Moines

    • View of sandstone rock walls above Pea's Creek in Ledges State Park (Boone County), Iowa. Women wear dresses and hats and stand near the creek. Trees are beside the river and above the cliffs.
    • Boone County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Ledges State Park (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Peas Creek (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Iowa--Boone County--1890-1900.; Streams--Iowa--Boone County--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Annual: East Denver High School, 1917

    • 1917 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • Steel viaduct over Des Moines River, Iowa, C & N-W Ry.

    • View of a steel bridge, possibly the Kate Shelly bridge of the Chicago and North Western Railway, over the Des Moines River in Boone County, Iowa. Shows a signal house with the number "8" (eight) written on it.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1900-1910.; Boone County (Iowa)--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Iowa--Boone County--1900-1910.; Railroad signal towers--Iowa--Boone County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Santee and Ponca Indians

    • Shows three Native American chiefs from the Santee and Ponca tribes. French identifications read: "Grand-Algle, Grosse-Caisse, and Fort-Marcheur." Each man's clothing is different in style and may be representative of his tribe.
    • Dakota Indians--1830-1870.; Indians of North America--1830-1870.; Ponca Indians--1830-1870.; Santee Indians--1830-1870.; Tribal chiefs--1830-1870.
    • 1868
    • Road to the Ledges, Des Moines

    • A man wears a suit and poses in a horse-drawn carriage on a dirt road near Ledges State Park (Boone County), Iowa. Wheel ruts are in the dirt, and dense trees are on both sides of the road.
    • Boone County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Iowa--Boone County--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Iowa--Boone County--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Pawnee Indians

    • Reproduction of a lithograph shows Native American (Pawnee) men, a woman, and an infant in a cradleboard wrapped in warm clothes inside a wigwam. The grand chief of the Pawnee (Pierre la Cherre) is the man in the middle of the group wearing a...
    • Indians of North America--1860-1880.; Pawnee Indians--1860-1880.; Cradleboards--1860-1880.; Tribal chiefs--1860-1880.; Women--1860-1880.; La Cherre, Pierre.
    • 1868
    • M&SL locomotive, engine number 228, engine type 4-6-0

    • Right side view of engine. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 15, 1931.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad.
    • 1931
    • CRI&P locomotive, engine number 2654, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Ia., September 15, 1931.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Rail Road Co.
    • 1931
    • CMStP&P locomotive, engine number 2405, engine type 4-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Ia., September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1929
    • CGW locomotive, engine number 871, engine type 2-10-4

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Ia., September 15, 1931.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago Great Western Railroad Company.
    • 1931
    • CB&Q locomotive, engine number 5346, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1929
    • CRI&P train, engine number 2596, engine type 2-8-2

    • Freight, eastbound; 36 cars. Photographed: near Des Moines, Ia., 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Rail Road Co.
    • 1929
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 398, engine type 4-4-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa. September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1929
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 23, 1909 July 24

    • 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 July 24
    • Collage of paintings

    • View of paintings that depict fair performers on stage, men and women in a park, and possibly police who walk with a man. Image titles include: "La parade des lutteurs," "Un tour de valse," "Le dimanche du poirot," "Le flirt au Parc Monceau," and...
    • Fairs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • CB&Q locomotive, engine number 2062, engine type 2-6-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 15, 1931.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1931
    • CB&Q motor car, engine number 9734, engine type EMC

    • Motor car. Photographed: Des Moines, Ia., September 15, 1931.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1931.; Railroad cars--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1931
    • CGW locomotive, engine number 468, engine type 0-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Ia., September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago Great Western Railroad Company.
    • 1929
    • Tripoli Harbor, Syria [art original].

    • Watercolor painting captures a scene from 1934 Odyssey Cruise (from July 17 to August 11) on the privately chartered S.S. Cracovia.
    • Sea in art.; Painting, American.; Ocean travel--Pictorial works.; Travel in art.; Syria--Pictorial works.; Mediterranean Sea--Pictorial works.; Watercolors (Paintings)
    • [1934?]
    • CGW locomotive, engine number 758, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end, obstruction by tender. Photographed: Des Moines, Ia., September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago Great Western Railroad Company.
    • 1929
    • Manual Training High School Boys Basketball City/State Champions

    • Group photo of the 1948-1949 Manual High School Boys Basketball team. Photo was taken at a congratulatory dinner celebrating their 1949 City and State Championships. Players are grouped in front and behind a table with several community members...
    • Manual Training High School (Denver Colo.); Holmes, Clarence F. d1892--Archives.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1949
    • Elwood M. Brooks and L. W. Bates

    • Two men pose in suits with name tags: "ABA, Elwood M. Brooks, State Bank Commissioner, Topeka, Kansas," on the right and "ABA, L. W. Bates, Department of Banks, Des Moines, Iowa," possibly in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bates, L. W.; Brooks, Elwood M.
    • [1941]
    • Pueblo Mineral Palace Silver Queen

    • Display of the Aspen Silver Queen in Pueblo, Colorado, features a crowned female form holding a sceptre in a wheeled, canopied boat, with an antlered deer head at the prow. Cherubs, frilly lamps, columns, and rocks in display cases complete the...
    • Mineral industries--Exhibitions--Colorado--Pueblo--1890- 1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mineral Palace (Pueblo, Colo.)
    • 1893
    • CB&Q locomotive, engine number 1949, engine type 2-6-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Des Moines, Iowa, September 27, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Des Moines.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1929

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