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    • Gunnison tunnel entrance

    • View of a tunnel arch that is part of the canal construction of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in Montrose County, Colorado. A man poses below the arch near an ore car on railroad tracks supported by timber beams....
    • Gunnison Tunnel (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Irrigation canals & flumes--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Mine railroad cars--Colorado--Montrose...
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    • Loveland

    • View of Loveland (Larimer County), Colorado. Shows houses, wood and brick commercial buildings and the two story frame "Loveland Hotel." Colorado Midland Railway tracks are near the town.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1890.; Loveland (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns.; Hotels.; Railroad tracks.
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    • Loveland from the west

    • View of Loveland (Larimer County), Colorado. A man and woman sit on rocks, part of the foothills, near a man and his horse. Shows Colorado Central railroad tracks on the open plains, farms and cultivated farmland. The Big Thomson River meanders...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1870-1880.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Loveland (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns.; Railroad tracks.; Rivers.
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    • Coal strike explosion

    • Men stand near a building destroyed by miners at the time of the U.M.W.A. strike against C.F. & I. in Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows a building with a smokestack destroyed by an explosion, piles of logs and smoke from burning debris. Men pose...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Las Animas County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Explosions.; Miners' strikes.; Mining.; Ruins.; Coal strike, Colo., 1910-1920.
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    • An Ouray suburban scene

    • Burros stand on a rock hillside near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks and log and frame sheds are nearby. Houses are on the hillside near large granite boulders.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Ouray (Colo)--1890-1900.; Donkeys.; Houses.; Railroad tracks.
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    • Royal Gorge, Canyon of the Arkansas, Colorado

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks and a hanging bridge are beside the Arkansas River in the chasm of the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows steep rock canyon walls and utility poles above the railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont...
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    • Tolland

    • A Denver Northwestern and Pacific passenger train approaches the town of Tolland (formerly Mammoth) in Boulder Park, Gilpin County, Colorado. Passengers are gathered near the depot and passenger shed. Commercial facilities and houses are near the...
    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway--1900-1920.; Tolland (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cities & towns.; Railroad stations.; Railroads.
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    • Randolph Mill from Black Hawk north side of gulch below toll gate.

    • A man stands near Gilpin Tramway Company narrow gauge railroad tracks near Black Hawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. The Randolph Mill is in the distance. The building complex has smokestacks.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mills.; Ore industry.; Railroad tracks.
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    • A snow drift on the Pacific Railroad

    • Railroad workers in overcoats and caps, and men passengers in suits and hats shovel snow from railroad tracks. A Pacific Railroad locomotive and plow idle near the snow drift. Shows snow covered mountains in the distance.
    • Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Blizzards--1870-1880.; Railroad employees--1870-1880.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1870-1880.; Railroads--1870-1880.; Snow removal--1870-1880.
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    • Partial view of the Great Murray smelters, Salt Lake City

    • View of the Great Murray Smelters in Salt Lake City, Utah shows buildings, smokestacks, fence, railroad tracks.
    • Salt Lake City (Utah)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Utah--Salt Lake City--1900-1910.; Mining--Utah--Salt Lake City--1900-1910.; Smelters--Utah--Salt Lake City--1900-1910.; Smokestacks--Utah--Salt Lake City--1900-1910.
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    • Ophir loop

    • View of the Ophir Loop near Ophir (San Miguel County), Colorado. Rio Grande Southern Railroad tracks and bridge 45-B are in the valley. Snow capped Mount Wilson is in the distance.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1890-1900.; Ophir Loop (Colo)--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad tracks.; Trestles.
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    • Wason Ranch

    • View of the Wason Ranch, founded by Major Martin Van Buren Wason, located near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Shows the main ranch house, a two story adobe building, the adobe-style Conoco gas station and grocery store and log cabins. Denver...
    • Wason, Martin Van Buren--Homes & haunts.; Wason Ranch (Creede, Colo.)--Buildings--1930-1940.; Creede (Colo.)--1930-1940.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1930-1940.; Adobe buildings.; Automobile service stations.; Dirt roads.; Dude ranches.;...
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    • Aftermath of blizzard

    • View of an unidentified Colorado mining town damaged by a blizzard. A dog sits in the snow near railroad tracks. Shows a partially collapsed two story, wooden building. Another building has been reduced to rubble.
    • Blizzards--1890-1900.; Disasters.; Ruins.
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    • The rotary snow-plough at work on the Central Pacific Railroad

    • A rotary snow plow clears snow off Central Pacific Railroad tracks. Men with hats and overcoats stand in deep snow beside a locomotive; one man lifts a log. Shows smoke above the train and telegraph poles.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Blizzards--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1890-1900.
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    • West from Water Tank Hill, Ludlow, looking up canyon toward Bersind [i.e. Berwind] and Tobasco...

    • View from Water Tank Hill towards Road Canyon near Ludlow in Las Animas County, Colorado. A wagon travels on a dirt road near railroad tracks. Houses, buildings, and a coal train are in the distance.
    • Las Animas County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Road Canyon (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Las Animas County--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Las Animas County--1910-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Las Animas County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
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    • Spring Gulch Mine

    • View of the Colorado Fuel and Iron, Spring Gulch Mine (coal) near Mount Sopris in Pitkin County, Colorado. Shows a mine processing building with chimneys, log employee housing, log buildings, log retaining walls, probably a wooden school house...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Spring Gulch Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns.; Coal mining.; Labor housing.; Retaining walls.; Schools.
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    • Colorado & Southeastern R.R. track near Delagua, Colo.

    • View of Colorado & Southeastern railroad tracks next to a dry arroyo in Canyon Del Agua in Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows electric, and telephone poles and lines.
    • Colorado and Southeastern Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Canyon Del Agua (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Las Animas County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Arroyos.; Canyons.; Railroad tracks.
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    • Mt. Harris Colo.

    • Panorama view of Camp Mt. Harris, Routt County, Colorado, founded by George and Byron Harris; includes Colorado Utah Supply Company residences under construction and Salt Lake (Moffat Road) railroad tracks.
    • Colorado-Utah Coal Company--1910-1920.; Mount Harris (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.
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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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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

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