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    • Army tank used in clearing up wreckage

    • An army tank used in cleaning up wreckage caused by a flood sits in dried mud in a street in Pueblo, Colorado. Shows a cable and piles of downed utility poles. An overturned railroad freight car and commercial buildings are in the distance. A sign...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Tanks (Military science)--American--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • [1921]
    • Train wreck debris

    • A man sits next to the wreckage of a train derailment in Denver, Colorado. This is possibly the wreckage of a Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific passenger train.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 July 19
    • Glendive train wreck

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana; shows the wreckage of the day coach, smoker, and mail cars.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 11
    • 1859 flat with wrecked 9305 on top

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western flatcar 1859 waits in the yard at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado with the wreckage of flatcar 9305.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Debris--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1950 October
    • Colorado State College of Education buildings

    • A somber Helen Langworthy, Theater Director, appraises the damage done by the fire in Cranford Hall in March, 1949, on the campus of the Colorado State College of Education (now the University of Northern Colorado and formerly the State Normal...
    • Colorado State College of Education--1940-1950.; Greeley (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Greeley--1940-1950.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Greeley--1940-1950.; Langworthy, Helen.
    • 1949 March 12
    • Wrecked car - idler flat loaded on 1497 gondola

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western gondola 1497 carries wreckage of an idler flat car in the yard at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Debris--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1956
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of a train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River; a group of bystanders stands near the train surrounded by wreckage. The...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Debris and wreckage, E. end of Main St. viaduct

    • View of a pile of lumber and debris from the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows men beside the wreckage of the Main Street viaduct.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridges--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • A group of bystanders stands near the wreckage of a Colorado and Southern Railway train near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. A tender, number "10," hangs off the bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Wreckage, Walker Yard looking southwest from "C" St. viaduct

    • View of overturned railroad freight cars and lumber wreckage from the Arkansas River flood in the Walker rail yard in Pueblo (Pueblo Colorado), Colorado.
    • 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
    • Wreckage, Walker Yard, looking south from "C" St. viaduct

    • View of overturned Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad freight cars and lumber wreckage from the Arkansas River flood in a rail yard in Pueblo (Pueblo Colorado), Colorado.
    • 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
    • Forbes

    • View of metal wreckage in Forbes (Las Animas County) Colorado, after the UMF mining labor strike against CF&I.
    • 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.; Mining--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • T[he s]now at Corona, Rollins Pass

    • Snow covers a curved Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway grade at Corona on Rollins Pass in Grand County, Colorado. Shows timber wreckage from a collapsed snowshed on the treeless mountain.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company--Facilities--1950-1960.; Grand County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ruins--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.; Snow--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.; Snowsheds--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.
    • 1951 October 7
    • Flood scenes

    • Intersection of Main St. and Gregory St. after flooding, 1910. George Stroehle & Sons, Boiler and Sheet Iron Works and "Bull" Durham buildings are visible among the wreckage. Seven people (one blurred) and a dog are seen interspersed among the...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.
    • 1910
    • South Park & Pacific railroad wreck

    • View of a Denver, South Park and Pacific Railroad accident in Colorado; people look at the wreckage from an embankment.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railway Company--1880-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1880-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Headlite from wreck among trees, Marshall Pass

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western wreckage on Marshall Pass, in Montezuma County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1960-1970.; Locomotives--Headlights--Colorado--Saguache County--1960-1970.; Marshall Pass (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Saguache County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Saguache...
    • 1960
    • Debris from engine explosion cleared

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad locomotive mangled from an explosion in probably Denver, Colorado. Metal wreckage is piled on a flatbed railroad car. Shows a crane with cables, a viaduct, and a water tower in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1941 February 4
    • Denver, South Park & Pacific Railway wreck

    • View of a Denver, South Park and Pacific Railway accident in Colorado; men pose by a locomotive, coal car, and "Refrigerator" car. People look at the wreckage from an embankment.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railway Company--1880-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroad refrigerator cars--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Campion, John - mansion

    • View of the Campion home wreckage at 800 Logan Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; a wall remains standing among debris. Cardboard boxes have labels: "Qupak Contact Lens Cases."
    • Campion, John Francis--Homes & haunts.; Mansions--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1963 December 4
    • Trinidad flood

    • View of flood damage in Trinidad, Colorado; shows wreckage of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad bridge and trees on the banks of the Purgatoire River. Scene includes the western wall of the Trinidad Water Works.
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1910.
    • Sept. 1904
    • Trinidad flood

    • Flood damage in Trinidad, Colorado, 1904, shows the ruin of a riveted steel structure (possibly a suspension bridge) lying half buried in mud. People walk on the sandbars up and down stream from the wreckage. Freight cars, sheds and Denver and Rio...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1910.
    • September, 1904
    • Elephant stampede

    • Scene of an elephant stampede in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada shows collapsed bleachers within the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show circus tent. Two women stand in the wreckage in long dresses and hats.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Disasters--1910-1920.; Winnipeg (Man.)--1910-1920.; Debris--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Stampedes--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Women--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.
    • 1913 [July 30]
    • Wreck of Gilpin Tramway engine in Prosser Gulch

    • A view of an accident in Prosser Gulch on the Gilpin Tramway line in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a heavily damaged locomotive and cars. Officials and workers stand on a wooden trestle with cribbed retaining walls and observe the overturned...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck, Royal Gorge route

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Western Railroad wreck near Granite (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows locomotive 1604 and passenger cars in the Arkansas River. Men stand on the wreckage, tracks and on a rocky hillside.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1926, Labor Day
    • Olympic Portland Cement Co., Bellingham, Wash.

    • View of wrecked Great Northern Railway freight car number "76581" and a locomotive in Bellingham (Whatcom County), Washington. A man stands beside the collision wreckage near a fence.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1940-1950.; Bellingham (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Washington--Bellingham--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Washington--Bellingham--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • [between 1942?]
    • Elephant stampede

    • View of collapsed bleachers after an elephant stampede in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Workers pose near the bleachers in the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show tent. Daylight from outside the tent illuminates the wreckage.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Disasters--1910-1920.; Winnipeg (Man.)--1910-1920.; Debris--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Employees--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Stampedes--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.
    • 1913 July 30
    • Carload of stoves at Holmes' Hardware Store

    • Cast iron cooking stoves are piled up against the side of the brick Holmes Hardware Store at 400 S. Union Avenue near railroad tracks after the Arkansas River flood, in Pueblo, Colorado. Wreckage and debris are piled up near a viaduct. Wooden...
    • Holmes Hardware Store (Pueblo, Colo.)--Disasters--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridges--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Stoves--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • [1921 June]
    • Campion, John (mansion) n.e. corner e. 8th Ave. & Logan St.

    • View of Campion home wreckage at 800 Logan Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; a wall remains standing among debris.
    • Campion, John Francis--Homes & haunts.; Mansions--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1963 December 31
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck, Royal Gorge route

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Western Railroad wreck near Granite (Chaffee County), Colorado. People stand on tracks and twisted wreckage. One man sits on a rock in the Arkansas River. Shows passenger cars in the river.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1926 Labor Day
    • Remains of engine 35 which blew up at Basalt after Uncle Albert just gotten off

    • Debris from the engine 35 explosion litters the tracks of the Colorado and Midland Railroad in Basalt, Colorado in Eagle County. Metal grates, wheels, and scraps from the locomotive are piled next to the tracks. A large locomotive wheel is on the...
    • Basalt (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Basalt--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Basalt--1890-1900.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • [1895?]
    • Idaho Springs school

    • The cornerstone to the new addition to the grade school is being laid in Idaho Springs, Colorado, in 1902. A large group of people has gathered and are standing around a triangular support apparatus made of three timbers. It is being used in the...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cornerstones--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • Fire engine #15 wreck

    • A crowd stands around the wreckage of Fire Engine #15 overturned on a city street in Denver, Colorado. Shows ladder and hoses.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Fire truck / building accident

    • Workers clean wreckage from a building after a fire truck had crashed into the front wall, in Denver, Colorado. Billboard reads: "Lakeside."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Car inside store / wreck

    • View of an automobile, wreckage, and interior store walls.
    • Accidents--1910-1930.; Automobiles--1910-1930.; Stores & shops--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Baltimore - 1953 opera house (slumped over)

    • View of Baltimore, (Gilpin County) Colorado; shows the view from under a covered front porch, of the opera house that has tipped over with the gable half on the ground and half attached to a still standing wall; wreckage among Aspen trees and at...
    • Baltimore (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Log cabins--Colorado--Baltimore--1950-1960.; Opera houses--Colorado--Baltimore--1950-1960.
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    • Train wreck

    • Railroad cars lie crushed and overturned after a train wreck; a portion of one car lies in a river. Probably the wreckage of the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific passenger train near Vona (Kit Carson County), Colorado, after a bridge collapse.
    • Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Kit Carson County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridge failures--Colorado--Kit Carson County--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Kit Carson County--1920-1930.;...
    • [1929 July 18?]
    • River bridges at Pueblo from north end

    • View of an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe railroad bridge and a wrecked Denver & Rio Grande Western railroad bridge with piles of wreckage from the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men stand and pose on piles of debris and...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; 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 (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Auto/drug store accident

    • A crowd looks at wreckage of an automobile that crashed into the front of a drugstore, in Denver, Colorado. Awnings lie across the front of the automobile and a bench is overturned. Men help to remove the debris.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Awnings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Car inside store / accident

    • A man and woman pose by an automobile, wreckage, and interior store walls.
    • Accidents--1910-1930.; Automobiles--1910-1930.; Stores & shops--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Auto wreck

    • A crowd gathers around the wreckage of an automobile accident, probably in Denver, Colorado. The vehicle lies overturned next to a utility pole at a street corner. A police officer stands nearby.
    • Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Police--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Traffic accidents--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Collapsed bldg.

    • A group looks over the wreckage of a collapsed brick building in Denver, Colorado. One side of the building along with the roof has fallen into a river below the remaining structure.
    • Building failures--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Looking south along Union Avenue, Pueblo white building with tower is new City Hall on bank of...

    • View of debris, mud, and silt from the Arkansas River flood on Union Avenue in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. People are gathered near piles of wreckage in the street and in front of commercial businesses. Shows the City Hall building with a...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Plane crash in corn field

    • View of the wreckage of an airplane in a field possibly near Denver, Colorado.
    • Aircraft accidents--Colorado--1930-1940.; Airplanes--Colorado--1930-1940.; Corn--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Front of Union Depot, June 3rd 1921, Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of wrecked freight cars and mud covered tracks from the flooded Arkansas River at Union Depot in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows debris, lumber and overturned railroad cars.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Union Depot (Pueblo, Colo.)--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June 3
    • Santa Fe depot

    • View of overturned freight cars and wreckage from the Arkansas River flood on Union Avenue in front of the stone Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad depot in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows standing water around trees and piles of debris.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Car upside down

    • View of a automobile crash scene; men look at a man's body and wreckage.
    • Automobiles--1920-1930.; Dead persons--1920-1930.; Traffic accidents--1920-1930.; Victims--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]

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