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    • Ride to the sky

    • A gondola lift on a cable rises 800 feet up Prospect Mountain on the south side of Estes Park, Colorado. Evergreen trees mingle with businesses and residences on curving streets in the town below, amd grow on the surrounding hillsides and craggy...
    • Ski lifts--Colorado--Estes Park--1950-1970.; Estes Park (Colo.)--1950-1970.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Image of Central City, Colorado, taken at the turn of the century from the southwest. In the foreground is the ball park, railroad tracks, and the train depot. A black puff of smoke rises from the train as it arrives at the depot. Along Main...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910.]
    • Spanish Peaks

    • View of the Spanish Peaks, located south of La Veta, Colorado, from plain; at left, East Spanish Peak rises 12,683 feet; at center, West Spanish Peak rises 13,626 feet; pine tree at right foreground; wooden fencing criss-crosses plain.
    • Spanish Peaks (Colo.)--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • D&RGW

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight train nears Windy Point near Cumbres Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Smoke rises from (2-8-2) locomotives #491, #493 and #498. Shows a consist of thirty box and tank cars, and caboose #04990, on...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1950.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos...
    • 1950 October 21
    • Old Main on right Woodbury Hall under construction.

    • Old Main, at the University of Colorado at Boulder, is a four- story ornate brick building with a stone foundation. It has arched windows and mansard roof towers. The largest, projecting from the body of the structure, houses the entry. Trees are...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; University of Colorado (Boulder Campus)
    • 1889
    • Beaver Creek station and pavilion on Colorado Central R.R., No. 168

    • The pavilion at Beaver Brook, Colorado (Jefferson County) in Clear Creek Canyon is a polygon-shaped, open building with a roof and cross-braces in front of each window opening. Wooden stairs lead up the hillside to the gazebo. Seven people stand on...
    • Beaver Brook (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pavilions--Colorado--Beaver Brook--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Beaver Brook--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • D&RG No. 1001 at Union Station, Denver

    • Workers sit on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad engine number 1001 at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Steam rises from under the locomotive. The clock tower of Union Station is visible in the distance. A sign on the engine reads "Keep Off". The...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroads employees--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1905
    • Moffat Tunnel

    • Smoke rises from a Denver & Salt Lake Railway Company locomotive at the entrance to the Moffat Tunnel at the west portal near Winter Park in Grand County, Colorado. Shows snow and icicles, the dates "1923" and "1927" carved on both sides of the...
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company--1920-1930.; Railroad tunnels--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.;...
    • [1928?]
    • San Luis Valley Southern Ry. smoke, San Acacio, Colo. 105 coming almost head-on past depot.

    • Smoke rises from San Luis Valley Southern Railway locomotive #105 at the depot in San Acacio (Costilla County), Colorado. The two-story stucco depot has a hip roof and a rectangular bay window. A freight car is on tracks beside the locomotive.
    • Southern San Luis Valley Railroad--1950-1960.; San Acacio (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--San Acacio--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--San Acacio--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April 20
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad (2-8-2) locomotives #498 (with a pilot snowplow) and #499 pass the Narrow Gauge Motel south of Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Smoke rises from the mixed standard and narrow gauge doubleheader train. A...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.;...
    • 1954 February 22
    • New York Central R.R., 5284 4-6-4? with first section passing Berea Sta. [tion] Berea, Ohio.

    • Smoke rises from New York Central Railroad Company locomotive #5284, the passenger train passes Berea Union Depot in Berea (Cuyahoga County), Ohio. An automobile and luggage carts are parked beside the stone, Gothic style building. The depot has a...
    • New York Central Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Berea (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Ohio--Berea--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Ohio--Berea--1940-1950.; Railroads--Ohio--Berea--1940-1950.
    • 1947 October 19
    • Wheeling & Lake Erie Ry. 4-4-2 #2303, last passenger train on W& LE Ry. departing...

    • Smoke rises from Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway locomotive #2303 in Mogadore (Summit County), Ohio. The consist includes a baggage and passenger cars. Shows a frame and a brick building on a street near the tracks. A banner in a store window...
    • Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway Company--1930-1940.; Mogadore (Ohio)--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Ohio--Mogadore--1930-1940.; Railroads--Ohio--Mogadore--1930-1940.
    • 1938 July 17
    • Narrow Gauge Museum

    • View of Rio Grande Southern locomotive (4-6-0) #20, Mount Blanca & Western locomotive (2-8-0) #346, Mount Blanca & Western Caboose #05, and Rio Grande Southern locomotive (2-8-0) #42 on display at the Narrow Gauge Museum in Alamosa (Alamosa...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Mount Blanca and Western Railroad--1950-1960.; Narrow Gauge Museum (Alamosa, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad--Equipment & supplies--1950-1960.; Alamosa...
    • 1954 February
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2) beside the Shavano water tank on Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Shows a shack, utility poles and the Sawatch Range.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Saguache County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Saguache County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Saguache County--1950-1960.; Water...
    • 1955 July 16
    • The Chinese question

    • The allegorical figure Columbia stands in a dress, with cap sleeves and a tiara inscribed with : "U.S.," she is between an angry mob and a Chinese man with a queue (braid) who kneels beside her. The mob, probably Irish, carries pistols, sticks and...
    • Chinese--1870-1880.; Irish Americans--1870-1880.; Allegorical drawings--1870-1880.; Race discrimination--1870-1880.; Race riots--1870-1880.
    • Omaha-Grant Smelter

    • Cars and people surround the smokestack of the Omaha-Grant Smelter during its demolition in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Smoke rises from the base of the site.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • Pikes Peak from Templeton's Gap

    • Ranch buildings, cows, and fences are in a meadow near a rocky ridge in an area identified as "Templeton's Gap" in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Smoke rises above a structure with perhaps a thatched roof. Snow is on Pikes Peak in the...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cattle--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Farms--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • [between 1891 and 1897?]
    • Woman & man looking in oven

    • A photomontage of a couple as they look into the open oven of a gas stove. Steam rises from a pot on the stove and from food in the oven. The woman wears a dark dress and white apron; the man wears a suit and white shirt. The image is surrounded...
    • Advertisements--1890-1910.; Stoves--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Stockton. Down Stockton Channel

    • In this reproduction of a cabinet card tacked to corkboard, a riverboat sits in the Stockton Deep Water Channel in Stockton (San Joaquin County), California. Signs read: "What Cheer House. Best Smoke on Earth. General Arthur Cigars," "Fountain...
    • Stockton (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Stockton Deep Water Channel (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--California--Stockton--1900-1910.; Cabinet photographs--1900-1910.; Channels--California--Stockton--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Breckenridge, looking southeast

    • In this view of Breckenridge, Colorado, looking southeast, smoke rises from the chimneys of the snow covered town. To the south are the backs of the Arlington and Denver Hotels. Power poles and a fence are in the foreground, and snow reveals the...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a consist of freight cars, on the upper level of a switchback near Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot mounted snowplow. Shows snow...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • The Denver

    • View of the Denver Dry Goods Department Store on California Street between 15th (Fifteenth) Street and 16th (Sixteenth Street) in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. The block long brick, sand and lime stone building was built in...
    • Denver Dry Goods Co.--Buildings--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Department stores--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • Huerfano County Courthouse, Walsenburg, Colo.

    • View of the Huerfano County Courthouse located at 401 Main Street, Walsenburg, Colo. The two-story building is constructed of rough-faced local sandstone. The facade rises four stories to a prominent bell tower with pedimented dormers and a...
    • Huerfano County Courthouse (Walsenburg, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Courthouses--Colorado--Walsenburg--1990-2000.; Walsenburg (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Courthouses.; Huerfano County Courthouse (Walsenburg, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1993
    • Robert Emmet Mine

    • Smoke rises from smokestacks on a hillside at the Robert Emmet Mine probably in Lake County, Colorado. Shows frame buildings, headframes and tailings piles on a hillside.
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • First Congregational Church, Colorado Springs

    • View of the First Congregational Church at St. Vrain and Tejon Streets in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. The Richardsonian-style church has a cross-gable roof, painted, arched windows, a bell tower with a tent roof that rises from the...
    • First Congregational Church (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Congregational churches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Norris Geyser Basin

    • Steam rises from fumaroles at Norris Geyser Basin, Wyoming. Shows a dirt road and pine trees.
    • Norris Geyser Basin (Wyo.)--1870-1890.; Yellowstone National Park--1870-1890.; Dirt roads--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1890.; Geysers--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Summit County Courthouse, Breckenridge, Colo 1910

    • In this view of the Summit County Courthouse looking northwest, the two story brick building's hipped gable roof, a slightly projecting gabled entry, and a cupola with sash windows are visible. The lintels, sills, entablature and pendants are of...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1910
    • Lawrence Cowle Phipps residence

    • View of a staircase and hallway in the Lawrence Cowle Phipps house at 3400 Belcaro Drive in the Belcaro neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The stairway has an ornate wooden banister, and light fixtures hang from the ceiling.
    • Phipps, Lawrence Cowle, 1862-1958--Homes & haunts.; Belcaro (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Stairways--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • Denver & Rio Grande West. 1207, Boulder Canon

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number "1207" beside snow-covered Boulder Creek or Middle Boulder Creek in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Boulder County--1920-1930.; Snow--Colorado--Boulder County--1920-1930.; Streams--Colorado--Boulder County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Norfolk & Western Ry. #2106 2-8-8-2, light, 3/4 view at Grogan, Ohio.

    • Smoke rises from Norfolk & Western Railway locomotive #2106 with a tender, near Grogan (Franklin County), Ohio. Shows utility poles beside the railroad tracks.
    • Norfolk and Western Railway Company--1940-1950.; Grogan (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Ohio--Grogan--1940-1950.
    • 1940 July
    • D&RGW, Lumberton, New Mexico

    • Smoke rises in the distance from a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive, on the "San Juan" passenger train, in Lumberton (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Freight cars are on a siding. Shows a truck near an adobe sided building, a dirt...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Lumberton (N.M.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--New Mexico--Lumberton--1940-1950.
    • 1941 July 4
    • Monte Vista, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of commercial streets, a park, and a train at the Monte Vista depot in Monte Vista (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Men and women stand near the half-timbered and brick depot with a gabled roof. Horse-drawn carriages and a car are near...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Monte Vista (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Monte Vista--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Monte Vista--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Monte Vista--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Castle Rocks, O.& C.R.Y.

    • View of Castle Crags, a granite rock formation in Shasta County and Siskiyou County, California. Granite towers and spires are above a steep snowy slope and fir trees. Smoke rises from the forest.
    • Castle Crags (Shasta County and Siskiyou County, Calif.)--1880-1900.; Rock formations--California--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Chama roundhouse

    • Steam rises from locomotives at the roundhouse in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Shows coal in tenders of Denver and Rio Grande locomotives numbered "52," "417" and "401."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Chama (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.; Railroad roundhouses--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.; Railroads--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • San Luis Valley Southern Ry. 2-8-0, 105 taking water, San Acacio, Colorado.

    • Smoke rises from a San Luis Valley Southern Railway locomotive #105, 2-8-0, as it takes on water in San Acacio (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows the water tank and a frame railroad building beside the tracks.
    • Southern San Luis Valley Railroad--1950-1960.; San Acacio (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--San Acacio--1950-1960.; Water tanks--Colorado--San Acacio--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April 20
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2) in a valley west of Cumbres Pass at Coxo (Conejos County), Colorado. The 10 (ten) car "San Juan," is on a National Model Railroad Association excursion.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; National Model Railroad Association (U.S.)--1940-1950.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Conejos County--1940-1950.; Railroad passenger...
    • 1949 August 30
    • D&RGW

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad inbound narrow gauge freight train, with locomotive #494 (2-8-2), and an outbound standard gauge freight train, with locomotive #1167 (2-8-0), approach each other in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Smoke...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • R.G. extra 1033,  "Louviers Plug" south between Littleton and Wolhurst, 12 noon

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western steam locomotive 1033 (2-8-0), with a consist of freight cars, travels between Littleton and Wolhurst in Arapahoe County, Colorado. Fields and utility poles are near the track. Black smoke rises from the locomotive.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Arapahoe County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Arapahoe County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Arapahoe County--1940-1950.
    • 1949 July 18
    • Loretto Heights Academy

    • Exterior photograph of the Loretto Heights Academy located in Denver, Colorado. Founded by the Sisters of Loretto, under the direction of Mother Pancratia Bonfils, the college began as Loretto Heights Academy, a Catholic boarding school for girls....
    • Loretto Heights College--1990-2000.; Universities and Colleges--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1991 July
    • Camp in the Hoback Mts.

    • Horses stand near smoke that rises from a campfire possibly in Hoback Canyon in Teton County or Sublette County, Wyoming. Shows mountains identified as the Hoback Mountains.
    • Camping--Wyoming--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Glenwood Springs, Colorado

    • View of the town of Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado. Truss bridges cross over the Colorado River. Smoke rises from a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company train near the railway depot. The Hotel Colorado is on a rise near the Hot...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1910.; Hotel Colorado (Glenwood Springs, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1890-1910.; Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Yellowstone

    • Two tourists walk on a boardwalk near Mud Geyser, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Steam rises from the thermal field around them. Downed timber litters the basin.
    • Mud Geyser (Wyo.)--1910-1930.; Yellowstone National Park--1910-1930.; Boardwalks--Wyoming--1910-1930.; Geysers--Wyoming--1910-1930.; National parks & reserves--Wyoming--1910-1930.; Springs--Wyoming--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1930]
    • Freight train on the Moffat Railroad

    • Travelogue cameramen pose on a flatbed car of the Denver & Salt Lake (Moffat Road) which is situated on a wooden trestle, possibly Grand County, Colorado. One camerman rests his hand on a movie camera on a tripod and four railroad employees pose...
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Cinematography--Colorado--1910-1920.; Motion picture cameras--Colorado--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--1910-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--1910-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Power Plant at Craig

    • Two large smokestacks and several buildings comprise the power plant at Craig, Colorado (Moffat County). Parking lots fiilled with cars surround the building. Steam rises out of the smaller boilers of the plant.
    • Craig (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Power plants--Colorado--Craig--1950-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Barbecue at the Denver Union Stockyard

    • A large crowd of people gathers outside the Denver Union Stockyard in Denver, Colorado. Men and women prepare food for a barbecue. Women work under a cook shed and men in aprons crowd around tables outside. Smoke rises from a coal pile. Beer...
    • Denver Union Stock Yard Company--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Barbecues--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Heading out for Cumbres

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotives "417" and "207" at probably Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Chama (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.; Railroads--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Lawndale Ry. & Industrial Co. 2-8-0 #4 Double Shoals, N.C., 3-foot gauge.

    • View of the top of a narrow gauge freight car and Lawndale Railway and Industrial Company locomotive number #4 as it travels through Double Shoals (Cleveland County), North Carolina. Smoke rises from the locomotive's stack. Shows a dirt road and a...
    • Lawndale Railway & Industrial Company--1940-1950.; Double Shoals (N.C.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--North Carolina--Double Shoals--1940-1950.
    • 1942 March 28


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