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    • D&RGW train, engine number 779, engine type 4-6-0

    • Train #20, The Mountaineer; 4 cars. Photographed: Montrose, Colo., October 26, 1940.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Montrose.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1940
    • NYC locomotive, engine number 7797, engine type 0-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Buffalo, N.Y., August 7, 1939.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1939.; Railroad locomotives--New York--Buffalo.; New York Central Railroad Company.
    • 1939
    • D&RGW train, engine number 779, engine type 4-6-0

    • Train #7, Passenger; 2 cars, 45 MPH, good smoke effect. Photographed: Denver, Colo., July 10, 1938.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1938.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1938
    • D&RGW locomotive, engine number 779, engine type 4-6-0

    • Right side view of engine. Photographed: Denver, Colo., December 13, 1936.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1936.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1936
    • D&RGW train, engine number 779, engine type 4-6-0

    • Passenger; 4 cars, 35 MPH. Photographed: near Littleton, Colo., June 6, 1943.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1943.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Littleton.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1943
    • D&RGW locomotive, engine number 779, engine type 4-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Denver, Colo., September 26, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.
    • 1937
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait possibly of a Hispanic woman. She wears a patterned blouse with a thick ribbon that decorates the neckline. The ribbon is held in place by a decorative pin. Her hair is parted in the center and pulled back smooth and flat. Two...
    • Hispanic Americans--Women--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Bromwell School pioneer project

    • Several students in the 5B class at Bromwell Elementary School play in a pioneer home as part of a project for their class in Denver, Colorado.
    • Bromwell School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1936
    • Descendants of Pedro Varela

    • Detailed description of the descendants of New Mexico pioneering family Pedro Varela.
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Spaniards--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; New Mexico--Genealogy.
    • 2002 April
    • Lone Tree Rock, Phantom Cañon on the F. & C.C. Ry.

    • Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad narrow gauge track through Phantom Canyon, Colorado; shows engine, coal car and passenger car in background, track winding through canyon and over trestle, rock formation Lone Tree Rock in center, and four men on...
    • Phantom Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Denver--1890-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Phantom Canyon--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • Dr. Howard E. Lamb, Osteopathic Surgeon, Lamb Memorial Hospital

    • Dr. Howard E. Lamb, an osteopathic surgeon and member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, poses on his horse near a wooden fence in Colorado. He wears a western shirt, slacks, gloves, a bandana, a cowboy hat and boots. His horse has a saddle and...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Surgeons--Colorado--1940-1950.; Trail riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Fences--Colorado--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 July
    • Van Vleet Arabian Ranch - awards nite Gravey Graves, John Eastman, Bob Garland, Jess Fitzsimmons,...

    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies members Claude "Gravey" Graves, Jess Fitzsimmons and Bob Garland sit, while John Eastman and Joe H. Dekker stand beside an interior stone fireplace at L. Wayne Van Vleet's Lazy V V Ranch in Boulder County, Colorado....
    • Lazy V V Ranch (Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Celebrations--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 July
    • Silver Plume from switch back, Argentine Centra [sic] R.R.

    • View of switchbacks or completed grading up Pendleton Mountain for Argentine Central Railway's narrow gauge track; shows Silver Plume, Colorado, and Georgetown Loop narrow gauge track.
    • Railroads--Grades--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pendleton Mountain (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Argentine Central Railway Company.
    • [1905]
    • Looking east from top of Royal Gorge, reached via Florence, Cañon City & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View of Royal Gorge, Colorado, with Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks, third rail, and Arkansas River in canyon below; Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway was a proposed electric street railway but only grading was completed.
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Royal Gorge--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Shawnee Lodge, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Interior view of screened porch, Shawnee Lodge in Platte Canyon, Colorado, along the Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge line; lodge opened in 1899; shows rough-hewn log building with screened-in front porch, chairs and one man sitting in a...
    • Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Lodges--Colorado--Platte Canyon--1900-1930.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Looking down 16th St. from California St.

    • View down 16th (Sixteenth) Street from California Street, Denver, Colorado; businesses and buildings on left include Denver Dry Goods, A. T. Lewis and Son (dry goods - 800-818 16th); businesses and buildings on right include Colorado Building, G.H....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1903 and 1913]
    • Skating on City Park Lake, Denver

    • Groups and individual men, women and children ice skating on City Park Lake, Denver, Colorado; shows City Park Pavilion and bandstand in left background, people sitting on wooden plank pier, and one couple sitting on wrought iron park bench with...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Ice skating--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1901?]
    • The Loop on the F. & C.C. Ry.

    • The Loop with three elevations of narrow gauge track and MClure's special photo train on the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad, Colorado; shows loop or switchback in valley and engine number 12 (Twelve) with three passenger cars on top elevation.
    • Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1890-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1890-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • Silver Plume from switchback, Argentine Central R.R.

    • View of Silver Plume, Colorado, and grading completed for switchbacks of Argentine Central Railway from Pendleton Mountain; shows mine dump tailings on side of mountain.
    • Pendleton Mountain (Colo.) dy 1900-1910.; Silver Plume (colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroads--Grades--Colorado--1900-1910.; Argentine Central Railway Company.
    • 1905
    • Crystal Lake and Pavilion, Platte Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Partial view of Crystal Lake with picnic pavilion in Platte Canyon, Colorado; includes wooden frame residence, outbuilding, and barbed wire fence surrounding lake. Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1900-1930.; Pavilions--Colorado--1900-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1930.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • John Eastman, pioneered horizontal drilling techniques for the oil industry

    • H. John Eastman, a member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies stands and poses beside his horse on a trail ride in Colorado. He wears a neckerchief, a name tag on his shirt, western slacks, cowboy boots, and a cowboy hat. His horse has a running...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Trail riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--1940-1950.; Horses--Colorado--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--1940-1950.; Eastman, H. John.
    • 1948 July
    • The Loop from Tarmigan [sic] Point, Moffat Road

    • View of the Loop in winter from Ptarmigan Point, Denver and Salt Lake Railroad, Moffat Road, Colorado; shows standard gauge track area, tunnel and wooden trestle also nicknamed "Hill Hell," and remains from railroad construction cabins at lower...
    • Railroad bridges--Colorado--1900-1930.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • Skating on City Park Lake, Denver

    • Couples and family groups with children ice skate on City Park Lake, Denver, Colorado; shows bandstand and Pavilion in center background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bandstands--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Ice skating--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1901?]
    • The Loop, Phantom Cañon on the F. & C.C. Ry.

    • Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad narrow gauge track switchback or loop in Phantom Canyon, Colorado; shows two levels of track with engine, passenger cars and caboose on upper level in open canyon, telephone or telegraph poles, and clouds.
    • Phantom Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Denver--1890-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Phantom Canyon--1890- 1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • Snow banks on Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific engine number 100 atop Rollins Pass, Moffat Road, Colorado; shows standard gauge track through high snowbank and four men standing on engine's pilot beam.
    • Snow--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Lower 15th St., Denver

    • View down 15th (Fifteenth) street near Market Street, Denver, Colorado; identifiable businesses include William Schaaf, Mascot House lodging, and C. Pinelli wines, liquors and groceries, a bar, and a telephone pay station; street scene shows...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1905?]
    • Grand view of the Plains from Tunnel No. 7, Moffat Road

    • View east to the Plains from Tunnel Number Seven on Moffat Road, Colorado; includes rocky escarpment or cliff center left, South Boulder Creek winding down through Plains, and lake in background right. Eldorado Springs lies at base of cliff....
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [1904?]
    • Majestic Bldg., Denver

    • Exterior view of Majestic Building, 16th (Sixteenth) Street and Broadway, Denver, Colorado; view up 16th to Daniels and Fisher Tower; shows many automobiles, some horse-drawn carriages and bicycles, prominent street light fixture or monument on...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver-- 1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1918]
    • Three elevations of track on the F. & C.C. Ry.

    • Three elevations of narrow gauge track with two trains on the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad; shows McClure's special photo train, engine Number 12, with three passenger cars on middle elevation of track enroute to Florence, Colorado; top...
    • Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Florence--1890-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Florence--1890-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • Mercantile Bldg.

    • Exterior view of Mercantile Building, 1031 15th Street, Denver, Colorado; street level businesses include Dean Drug Company, a cigar store, and Troxel Brothers Hardware store adjacent left; shows street railway tracks, fire hydrant on corner, and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1906
    • Snow cuts on Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • View of Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway rear passenger car atop Rollins Pass, Moffat Road, Colorado; shows standard gauge track through high snowbank and excursion group of fashionably attired men, women and boy standing in car, on track,...
    • Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Snow--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 22, 1913 August 23

    • 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.
    • 19130823
    • Mountain sheep as seen from F. & C.C. Train

    • View of bighorn sheep at top of rocky ledge or canyon wall from Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad line.
    • Mountain sheep--Colorado--Denver--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • University Club, Denver

    • Exterior view of the University Club, southwest corner of Grant and 17th (Seventeenth), Denver, Colorado; the University Club was built in 1895 and was designed by Frederick Sterner and Ernest Phillip Varian, it opened in 1896. Shows a sidewalk...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Clubs--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Organizations' facilities--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1896 and 1910]
    • Joe Dekker with Jack Foster, head of the Rocky Mountain News

    • Joe H. Dekker, vice president of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, and Jack Foster, Editor of the Rocky Mountain News, pose near horses and a shed in Colorado. Jack Foster wears a tie, holds a drink and pets Jack Dekker's horse. Dekker wears a...
    • Rocky Mountain News--People--1940-1950.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Horses--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Newspaper editors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Dekker,...
    • 1948 July
    • The Ute Family, Phantom Cañon on the F. & C.C. Ry.

    • View of Phantom Canyon, Colorado, with Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad's narrow gauge track in foreground; shows steep, rocky walls.
    • Phantom Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Denver--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • Rodeo at Grand Lake

    • View of two men, on horseback, racing toward a wooden crate or cardboard box, in Grand Lake, Colorado. Horseback riders hold spears and race down a dirt street while spectators stand in front of automobiles. One-story, wood frame, falsefront...
    • Grand Lake (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Grand Lake--1900-1920.; Rodeos--Colorado--Grand Lake--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Crystal Lake picnic grounds, Platte Cañon on the C. & S. Ry.

    • View of Crystal Lake and picnic shelter (or pavilion) with Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge railroad track looping by pavilion in Platte Canyon, Colorado; includes barbed wire fence, ponderosa pines around lake, and wooden footbridge...
    • Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1900-1930.; Pavilions--1900-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1930.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • View from trail to St. Peters Dome on the Cripple Creek Short Line

    • View from trail to St. Peter's Dome (rock formation right foreground) down to Cripple Creek District Railway; shows two elevations of standard gauge track including Tunnels 6 (Six) and 8 (Eight), Rock Creek Loop, two buildings next to track center...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Ruins, St. Dimas, Gillett, Colo.

    • Exterior view of stone and brick ruins of Saint Dimas Church, Gillett, Colorado, shows walls with window wells, but no roof.
    • Gillett (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Churches--Colorado--Gillett--1940-1960.
    • [between 1949 and 1960?]
    • Mining Exchange, Denver

    • Exterior view Mining Exchange building, 15th (Fifteenth) and Arapahoe Streets, Denver, Colorado; completed in 1891, financial center of Rocky Mountain West for many years; miner statue on top of building was preserved when building was razed in...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Financial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1910]
    • Picnic grounds, Crystal Lake on the C. & S. Ry.

    • Partial view of Crystal Lake, Platte Canyon, Colorado; includes dirt road, barbed wire fence paralleling lake and man reclining on hillside with ponderosa pines.
    • Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1900-1930.; Pavilions--Colorado--1900-1930.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Station Gillet

    • View of the Midland Terminal Railroad station, in Gillett, Colorado, shows a one-story center gable roof with two chimneys, overhanging eaves, horizontal slats, and cross beams and posts supporting projecting eaves. The wooden train platform holds...
    • Gillett (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Gillett--1890-1900.
    • [between 1894 and 1900]
    • Narrows, Phantom Cañon on the F.& C.C. Ry.

    • Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad narrow gauge track in Phantom Canyon, Teller or Fremont County, Colorado, passing over trestle with engine nearly out of view behind high rocky wall in distant background; shows stream to right of track.
    • Fremont County (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Phantom Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1890-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • Ready to ride: Al Gould, prominent Denver attorney

    • Al Gould, a Denver attorney and member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, sits on his horse near a corral and a pickup truck. He wears pants, a western shirt, bandana, and a cowboy hat. He leans forward and pats his horse.
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Trail riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Corrals--Colorado--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Horses--Colorado--1940-1950.; Lawyers--Colorado--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 July
    • Descendants of 
Jose Telles Jiron and Catalina Romero de Pedraza

    • Detailed description of the descendants of New Mexico pioneering family Jose Telles Jiron and Catalina Romero de Pedraza .
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Spaniards--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; New Mexico--Genealogy.
    • 2002 April
    • Street scene, Grand Junction, Colo.

    • View east on Main Street from 5th (Fifth) Street, Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a row of one and two-story flat-roof brick and stone business buildings, many with window awnings. A boy on a bicycle approaches the First National Bank on the...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Grand Junction--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Grand Junction--1890-1900.
    • between 1890 and 1900
    • Nigger Head Rock, F. & C.C. Ry.

    • Rock formation "Nigger Head Rock," Colorado, along the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad narrow gauge line; shows rocky cliff with scrubs and trees.
    • Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1890-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1890-1920.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • [between 1894 and 1915]
    • View of Suphur [sic] Springs on the Moffat Road

    • Partial view of Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado, taken from Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway's Moffat Road; shows standard gauge track on railroad embankment above Colorado River and snow-covered valley and ridges.
    • Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1905 and 1913]

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