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    • Empire City, C.T.

    • View of Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado; shows log and wood houses, businesses, felled timber, tailings, and mine railroad tracks.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Log buildings--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Engine House & workshops of U.P.R.R. at Omaha

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad locomotives parked inside the arched openings of the brick engine house and workshops of the Union Pacific in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows lumber and railroad ties piled beside railroad tracks.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Buildings--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad shops & yards--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.
    • 1866 October
    • Wilhelminas Pass

    • View of the Devil's Slide rock formation in Weber Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. Union Pacific Railroad Company tracks, a trestle, and a tent colony are near the Weber River. Men stand on the railroad tracks. Shows a bridge over the river.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Devils Slide (Morgan County, Utah : Slope)--1870-1880.; Morgan County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1870-1880.; Weber River (Utah)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Utah--Morgan County--1870-1880.;...
    • 1870
    • Rollinsville, Colorado

    • Image of a lithograph of Rollinsville, Gilpin County, Colorado, shows the Rollins stamp mill, tilled fields, and Denver & Salt Lake Railway, (Moffat Road) railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Rollinsville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Rollinsville--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas

    • View of the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows the Hanging Bridge and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks. Three rails and a stone retaining wall are seen alongside the steep granitic walls of the canyon.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Arkansas River--1890-1900.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont...
    • 1894
    • Honey Creek Lake, Missouri valley. A scene on the Chicago & North Western Ry.

    • View of a Chicago & North Western Railway Company engine and train beside a lake identified as Honey Creek Lake near Honey Creek (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. Telegraph poles and trees are beside railroad tracks.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Pottawattamie County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Iowa--Pottawattamie County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Iowa--Pottawattamie County--1890-1900.; Railroads--Iowa--Pottawattamie...
    • 1898
    • Snow scene, "Dogtown", 1899

    • A view of snow removal on the Gilpin Tramway near "Dogtown" in Gilpin County, Colorado. Workers with shovels pose on snowbanks near the railroad tracks. Mine buildings are in the distance.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Snow removal--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Fire, Victor, Colorado

    • Men and women stand and watch smoke and flames from a fire in downtown Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows crowds of people in the street or near railroad tracks. Furniture and belongings are beside probably Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad...
    • Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.;...
    • 1899 August 21
    • Pueblo depot

    • View of the Union Depot building in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The sandstone depot has a hipped and gable roof, dormers, arched windows and a clock tower with rounded buttresses. Shows people in the rail yard near railroad tracks.
    • Union Depot (Pueblo, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.
    • 1899 June
    • Colo. Midland - entrance to tunnel #8 Ute Pass

    • A view of the Colorado Midland Railway train route at Ute Pass (Teller County) Colorado. Shows railroad tracks and utility poles. A dirt road is in the valley below the railroad tracks.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1900-1910.; Teller County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Ute Pass (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Passes (Landforms )--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Cascade, Colorado, 1900?

    • View over Cascade, (Cascade Canon) Ute Pass, at the foot of Pikes Peak, El Paso County, Colorado, includes the resorts and railroad tracks. The Ramona, a three-story hotel with encircling verandas around the striped dome and conical roofed towers...
    • Cascade (El Paso county, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Cascade--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Cripple Creek

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Men work near horse-drawn wagons, mine tailings, and railroad tracks. Shows one and two-story residences and commercial buildings. The mountainside is spotted with mine tailings in the distance.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Ordway, Colo. in 1901

    • View of Ordway, Crowley County, Colorado; shows livery stables, business district, school, church, houses, and Missouri Pacific Railroad tracks. Sign reads: "R. W. English Lumber Co[mpany]."
    • Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Ordway (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Ordway--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Georgetown - balloon ascension

    • Harry Buckwalter escaped injury in this balloon accident at the Georgetown loop in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He was attempting to photograph the Georgetown Loop for the Colorado Midland Railway Company. Reporters and onlookers...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Accidents--Colorado--Georgetown--1900-1910.; Balloons (Aircraft)--Colorado--Georgetown--1900-1910.
    • 1901 October 28
    • Platform at Ferndale, Colorado, Colorado and Southern

    • View of the Colorado and Southern railroad shelter and platform at Ferndale (Jefferson County), Colorado. A man and women wait at the train stop near the railroad tracks. A rustic wood-frame house is seen in the distance surrounded by a rocky...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Ferndale (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Colo. Midland R. R. Eng. No. 7 excursion

    • A group of tourists dressed in fine clothing, pose for a group photo in front of engine no. 7 and a train of the Colorado Midland Railroad Company in Colorado. Some of the passengers stand on engine car; others stand on the railroad tracks.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--1900-1910.; Sightseers--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1902 September 11
    • Stack

    • Construction site at the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado. Shows: workers, smokestack, building materials, boilers, and railroad tracks.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • 1906 May 20
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 14, 1909 May 22

    • 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.
    • 19090522
    • Shoshone dam looking up stream

    • View of Shoshone Hydroelectric Plant dam construction in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County) Colorado; shows the Colorado River, men working, intake gates, a footbridge, and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1910.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Shoshone powerplant (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dam...
    • 1910
    • La Veta Pass, Colo. View east down mountain valley followed by D&RGW line

    • View of La Veta Pass, Costilla County, Colorado; shows forest, Bald Mountain, and a man posing by a handcar on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Costilla County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Costilla County--1910-1920.; Railroad handcars--Colorado--Costilla County--1910-1920.;...
    • 1910?
    • Mts. Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

    • View from Midland Railroad grade hill across south end of Buena Vista to Collegiate Range in Chaffee County, Colorado; shows Mounts Princeton, Harvard, and Yale, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks. C & S, Colorado and Southern...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1910-1920.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Buena Vista (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--Chaffee County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • 1911
    • Stone City

    • A group of men stand in front of the Stone City, Colorado depot in Pueblo County, along the Colorado Kansas railroad tracks. American flags hang from either end of the building.
    • Colorado Kansas Railway Company--1910-1920.; Stone City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Stone City--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 15, 1912 May 17

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly 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.
    • 19120517
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 3, 1912 November 9

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly 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.
    • 19121109
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 10, 1914 February 28

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly 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.
    • 19140228
    • Group portrait

    • Men, women and children, probably passengers, pose on a dirt road in Washington State. The women wear hats with fabric or ribbon bands, loose fitting blouses, long skirts, and belted jackets. The men wear hats or caps and suits. The children wear...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Children--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; People--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Women--Washington (State)--1910-1920.
    • 1917 July 29
    • Swift and Company factory

    • View of the Swift and Company meat packing plant in Denver, Colorado; shows brick industrial buildings, people, metal stairs, and Colorado and Southern railroad tracks.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1910-1920.; Swift & Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Packing-houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1917?
    • Swift and Company factory

    • View of the Swift and Company meat packing plant in Denver, Colorado; shows brick industrial buildings, a smokestack, parked cars, and Colorado and Southern railroad tracks.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1910-1920.; Swift & Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Packing-houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1917?
    • Mud deposit, track side, Union Depot, W. end

    • A crew cleans up mud and debris from the Arkansas River flood outside the Union Depot in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men use shovels and carts to clear railroad tracks. A sign reads: "American Railway Express" outside the passenger platform.
    • 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
    • Showing destruction along A.T. & S.F., from Union Ave. N.W.

    • Men work to clear debris from Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad tracks at the A.T. & S.F. Freight House after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows standing water, overturned freight cars, axles, and washed out...
    • 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
    • Missouri Pac. shops looking S.E. to Blende

    • View of freight cars and washed out tracks at the Missouri Pacific Railroad repair shops in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The flooded Arkansas River is near the railroad tracks.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Portland, Colo., Portland Cement Co.'s tram viaduct on right

    • View of the flooded Arkansas River under a Portland Cement Company tram viaduct in Portland (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows flood water beside railroad tracks.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Portland Cement Company--Facilities--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Portland (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridges--Colorado--Portland--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Portland--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Repairing levee near Fourth Street

    • Laborers stand near a broken levee on a rocky slope between a railroad grade and the flooded Arkansas River in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows telephone poles and a freight car that reads: "St. Louis Southwestern S.S.W. 19730" on Denver and...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; 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.;...
    • 1921 June
    • A part of the flood devestation [sic] in Pueblo, Colo. June 3, 1921

    • Panoramic view of Arkansas River flood water around buildings and railroad tracks after the flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows wrecked frame buildings and standing water beside railroad tracks. Features identified in the photograph...
    • 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.; Cities &...
    • 1921 June 3
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Numbers 6 and 7, 1921 June-July

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19210600
    • Windy Gap

    • View of Windy Gap (Grand County), Colorado; shows a parked automobile, the Colorado River, and Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Windy Gap (Grand County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1922
    • Windy Gap

    • View of Windy Gap (Grand County), Colorado; shows a parked automobile, the Colorado River, and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Windy Gap (Grand County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1922, August 23
    • D&RGW movie train cameramen with water spray "Limited Mail" Warner Brothers.

    • Actors and crew members of Warner Brother's film "Limited Mail" work in the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River by Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks. The people have equipment including cameras, lights, mirrors, and umbrellas. An overhead...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Warner Bros.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1925
    • Royal Gorge movie (cameraman & water spray), "Limited Mail" Warner Brothers

    • Actors and crew members of Warner Brother's film "Limited Mail" work in the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River by Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks. The people have equipment including cameras, lights, mirrors, and umbrellas. An overhead...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Warner Bros.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River --1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1925
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 8 Numbers 3 and 4, 1925 March-April

    • Newsletter produced everty two months 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.
    • 19250300
    • Castle Gate, UT from the west

    • View of cattle cars and locomotive (unidentified) eastbound at Castle Gate, Utah, on the Price River bridge and Southern Pacific Railroad tracks. A man is on the caboose.
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Castle Gate (Utah)--1920-1930.; Price River (Utah)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Utah--Castle Gate--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Utah--Castle Gate--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Utah--Castle...
    • 1927
    • Lock Joint Pipe Co.

    • A man stands near a switch on railroad tracks at the Lock Joint Pipe Company outdoor storage facility in Denver, Colorado. Large concrete pipes are stored on either side of the railroad tracks. A crane is in the distance.
    • Lock Joint Pipe Company (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Pipe industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • 1929 October 21
    • Don't look so forlorn; there'll be another year; Woody must be going to Denver, she's all dressed...

    • A group of African American campers from Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado, and their Camp Director "Woody," Mary E. Wood, stand near Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks. They wear dresses, some carry or wear coats; two wear...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1936
    • Huskie Highlights: 1938

    • Yearbook for Douglas County High School, located in Castle Rock, Colorado, for the year 1938.
    • Douglas County High School (Douglas County, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Douglas County History Research Center (Castle Rock, Colo.); School yearbooks--Colorado--Douglas County.; High schools--Colorado--Douglas County--Periodicals.
    • 1938
    • B & O Doodlebug at Jackson, Ohio?

    • Men stand outside a Baltimore & Ohio railroad depot in Ohio. A small structure near the station has the letters: "84" painted on the side. Shows a railroad semaphore signal and freight car. A warehouse is near the railroad tracks. A B & O doodlebug...
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Railroad signals.; Railroad stations.; Sheds.
    • 1938?
    • Pearldale Station, California

    • View of the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Company depot in Pearldale (Buena Vista, Nevada County), California. Shows a frame building, outhouse, ties, and railroad tracks.
    • Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad--1930-1940.; Pearldale (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Railroad stations--California--Pearldale--1930-1940.; Railroad tracks--California--Pearldale--1930-1940.
    • 1939 April 10
    • Replica of Santa Fe "Chief"

    • A view of large scale replica of the Santa Fe "Chief." The miniature locomotive and cars have rubber wheels. Inscriptions on the locomotive read "3460," "John Purcell," and "Santa Fe." The passenger cars have advertising banners, two read: "Never a...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Public relations--1930-1940.; Advertisements--1930-1940.; Miniature railroads--1930-1940.
    • 1939 Nov. 11

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