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    • 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
    • Cloudcroft Lodge, railway depot & Pavilion [graphic]

    • Drawing of the Alamagordo and Sacramento Mountain Railway depot at the first Lodge at Cloudcroft (Otero County), New Mexico, reproduced as a cabinet card tacked to corkboard. Shows a Shingle Style depot with turret and veranda beside railroad...
    • Alamagordo and Sacramento Mountain Railway--Buildings--1900-1910.; Cloudcroft Lodge (Cloudcroft, N.M.)--1900-1910.; Cloudcroft (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Cabinet photographs--1900-1910.; Drawings--1900-1910.; Hotels--New Mexico--Cloudcroft--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Abandoned Argentine Central Railway tracks

    • View of abandoned railroad tracks on the Argentine Central Railway near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The ruined tracks lead to possibly the remains of a wooden railroad bridge.
    • Argentine Central Railway Company--Facilities--2010-2020.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Railroad tracks.; Argentine Central Railway Company--Pictorial works.; Railroads--Abandonment--Colorado--Clear Creek County--Pictorial works.; Clear...
    • 2010
    • Denver and Rio Grande tracks in Royal Gorge

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks beside the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows rocks and boulders beside the tracks and the steep walls of the canyon.
    • Arkansas River--1870-1900.; Fremont County (Colo)--1870-1900.;Railroad tracks.; Canyons.;Rivers.;Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Hanging Bridge in Royal Gorge

    • Three railroad employees, two conductors and a brakeman, and two women stand on an open observation car under the Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River, Fremont County, Colorado. The steep, cragged walls of the canyon tower above...
    • Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad observation cars--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Arrow, Colorado

    • A woman in a dark dress with light lace collar and cuffs and a hat stands on platform of log depot at Arrow (Arrowhead), Colorado. Two other male passengers stand beyond her. The station features horizontal logs with chinking and a front gable...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1910]
    • Aspen from Aspen Mtn.

    • View of possibly the Enterprise Tunnel in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado from Aspen Mountain. Shows mine buildings, mine tailings, and Colorado Midland Railroad tracks. Clarendon Hotel, Wheeler Opera House, and Jerome Hotel are visible on Mill...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico

    • Men walk on Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railroad tracks near Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico. Single and multi-storied adobe buildings are in the pueblo. Shows wood and wire and coyote fences and a house with a long portal (open porch). Vigas extend...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Structures.; Laguna Indians--Structures.; Pueblo of Laguna, New Mexico--1880-1900.; Adobe buildings.; Ovens.; Pueblos.; Railroad tracks.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Palmer Lake, Colo.

    • View of Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado, shows the Denver & Rio Grande and the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe depots, water tank and railroad tracks.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1880-1890.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1880-1900.; Water tanks--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1880-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Santa Fe R.R. yards northwest of power house

    • View of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad yards after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo, Colorado. Gondola and boxcars are damaged, overturned, derailed, and buried in mud. A signal is overturned and near the mud covered railroad tracks....
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Mud--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad freight...
    • [1921 June]
    • 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
    • Looking west, Ault, Colorado

    • Main street Ault, Weld County, Colorado, shows townspeople standing along boardwalks of the wood frame false fronts. The street is wheel tracked and has a center muddy area. Signs include: "Ault Hotel", "Groceries, Dry Goods & General Merchandise,"...
    • Ault (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Ault--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Wrecked car

    • A man stands by automobile wreckage and railroad tracks.
    • Automobiles--1910-1930.; Traffic accidents--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • 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?
    • Sykesville Station - Old Line

    • A view of the Baltimore & Ohio railroad station in Sykesville (Carroll County), Maryland. A group of people stand and wait at the depot near railroad tracks. A worker leans against the ladder of a railroad signal.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--Buildings--1890-1900.; Sykesville (Md.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Maryland--Sykesville--1890-1900.
    • [1880-1890]
    • East Portal

    • View of the Gunnison River and East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Workshops, powerhouses, and other frame buildings are near ore cars, piles of timber,...
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; East Portal (Montrose County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--East Portal--1900-1910.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--East Portal--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • East Portal and the Gunnison River

    • Panoramic view of the Gunnison River and East Portal, the river access point of the Gunnison Tunnel Project of the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Workshops, a powerhouse, and other frame...
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; East Portal (Montrose County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--East Portal--1900-1910.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--East Portal--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • Black Hawk, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of tailings piles and mine buildings, smokestacks, houses, and commercial buildings in Blackhawk (Black Hawk, Gilpin County), Colorado. Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf freight cars are on Colorado Central Railroad tracks. Shows the...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • View towards Central from Blackhawk

    • View of Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado; Central City is in the distance. Shows residences, mine buildings and Colorado and Southern Railroad tracks.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900]
    • Blackhawk, Colorado

    • View of Blackhawk, Colorado, looking up Gregory Gulch toward Central City. Several storefronts are visible, including "The Colorado Shoe," the "Black Hawk Bakery" and the "Little Market." The Blackhawk Presbyterian church stands on the hill above...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1890-1900.; City & towns--Colorado--Blackhawk--1890-1900.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Blackhawk--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Blackhawk--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • 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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    • Longs Peak

    • View of Longs Peak and the Flatirons over the city of Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows masonry buildings of brick and rusticated stone, commercial signs reading: "Cribben, Sexton & Co.", "Louis Miller Gun Shop", "J.M. Moore's & Sons",...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Flatirons, The (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Longs Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Diameter 12 ft. 2 in.

    • Men and a boy pose near a redwood log on a flatcar in the Pacfic Northwest. The railroad car is pushed by a locomotive. The area is deforested. A small dog is near the railroad tracks.
    • Boys--1890-1920.; Logs--1890-1920.; Lumber industry--1890-1920.; Railroad freight cars--1890-1920.; Redwoods--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Building under construction

    • A view of large brick building under construction in a field. The building has multiple stories, arched windows and curvilinear gables. In front of the building are horse drawn carriages, a hay stall, a large building with wood paneling and...
    • Building construction--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • 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
    • Castle Rock [sic], Price Canyon, Utah

    • View of rock cliffs of the Castle Gate rock formation in Price Canyon (Carbon County), Utah. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks.
    • Carbon County (Utah)--1880-1900.; Castle Gate, The (Utah)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Utah--Carbon County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Utah--Carbon County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1883 and 1900?]
    • Cardiff

    • View of the coal bins above the Colorado Midland Railway tracks in Cardiff (Garfield County), Colorado. Shows miners houses and boarding houses, and the post office in a long building with a false front near the railroad tracks. The schoolhouse...
    • Cardiff (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cardiff--1880-1910.; Coal mining--Colorado--Cardiff--1880-1910.
    • [between 1888 and 1902?]
    • Freight cars and horse-drawn wagons

    • Men stand in open-roof, freight cars along a set of railroad tracks. Next to the cars are horse-drawn wagons loaded with possibly salt or ore. Two-story houses are nestled behind trees and a fence.
    • Carts & wagons--1880-1900.; Railroad freight cars--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Cascade Canon

    • View along the Pikes Peak Highway towards the Cascade House and the Hotel Ramona, both popular Ute Pass resorts, located in Cascade, (Cascade Canon) at the foot of Pikes Peak on the Midland Terminal Railroad, El Paso County, Colorado. The Cascade...
    • Cascade (El Paso county, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak Highway (Colo.)
    • [between 1889 and 1890]
    • 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
    • Castle Rock

    • View of Castle Rock (rock formation) in Douglas County, Colorado. Shows railroad tracks.
    • Castle Rock (Douglas County, Colo. : Rock formation)--1880-1890.; Douglas County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Douglas County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1890?]
    • Interior snow sheds near the summit

    • View of the interior of a Central Pacific Railroad snowshed and railroad tracks. Sunlight shines through the timber structure.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Interiors--1860-1890.; Snowsheds--1860-1890.
    • [between 1865 and 1890?]
    • 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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    • Blue Ridge Mtns. C&O tunnel

    • View of a Chesapeake and Ohio Railway tunnel through the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia. Shows brick tunnel facade and railroad tracks.
    • Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Virginia--1900-1910.; Tunnels--Virginia--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak range

    • A view of Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado, and Cheyenne Mountain. Shows wood frame houses, commercial buildings, and railroad tracks. Pikes Peak is in the distance.
    • Cheyenne Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Cedar Rapids, C. & N.W. Ry. Station, tram sheds

    • View of the Chicago & North-Western Railway Company station in Cedar Rapids (Linn County), Iowa. Shows a brick and stone building with half-timbered dormer windows, a center tower with corner turrets, a missions style parapet, a cupola with...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Cedar Rapids (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Cedar Rapids--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Iowa--Cedar Rapids--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Cedar River, Indian Creek

    • Men pose on a Chicago & North Western Railway Company engine beside a trestle in Iowa. Men sit on top of a caboose behind a passenger car. The Cedar River is beside the railroad tracks. A fence is below a railroad grade.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Cedar River (Minn. and Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Iowa--1890-1900.; Railroads--Iowa--1890-1900.; Rivers--Iowa--1890-1900.; Trestles--Iowa--1890-1900.
    • [1898?]
    • 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
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. special train, Longmont, CO, eng. 5626

    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy steam locomotive 5626 (4-8-4) travels through Longmont (Boulder County), Colorado. The consist includes a passenger car and a caboose. A dirt road, sidewalks and houses are near the railroad tracks.
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Longmont (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1959 June
    • Chicago Rock Island & Pacific locomotive

    • Composite view of Chicago Rock Island and Pacific Railway locomotive number 1202 and railroad tracks.
    • Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • 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, Colorado

    • Overview of Georgetown, Colorado; photo taken from railroad tracks.
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Mother Grundy, Clear Creek Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Colorado and Southern Railway's narrow gauge tracks in Clear Creek Canyon, Colorado winding past rock formation "Mother Grundy"; man standing beside railroad tracks.
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek Canyon--1900- 1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Clear Creek Canyon--1900-1920.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Swinging pipe in position on curve

    • Men with pieces of lumber move a section of constructed wooden pipe into place near Idaho Springs in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The pipe is for the Stanley Mine. A dog sits beside railroad tracks. Hills and rock formations are in the distance.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stanley Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Pipelines--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.
    • [1894]
    • 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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    • Looking east from flour mill, Windsor

    • Windsor, Weld County, Colorado, has residences with laundry, and Colorado and Southern Railroad tracks.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1880-1900.; Windsor (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Windsor--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Windsor--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 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
    • Switchback on Colorado and Southern Railway

    • View of the switchback on the Colorado and Southern Railway between Central City and Black Hawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. A train has pulled onto the switchback siding.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad tracks.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]

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