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    • Akron, Colorado, the first Court House of Washington County

    • Men gather under the covered boardwalk of a two-story wood frame building during a 1902 trial in Akron, Colorado. The building's roofline has a center arch flanked by peaks. It was originally built as a hotel about 1886, but was taken over as a...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Akron--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Washington County--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • Murray Building, Akron, Colo.

    • The front facade of the Murray Building in Washington County, Akron, Colorado, is a two-story brick commercial building built in 1887 from brick manufactured locally either in 1887 or 1903. The building features a decorative corbeling and an ornate...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Akron--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Akron & Barberton Belt engine # 16 & train at Beaver St. siding, Akron, Ohio

    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive # 16 with a gondola car backs down a railroad spur near industrial buildings in Akron, Ohio. A portable coal conveyor is parked near the tracks. A sign on a building reads: "East Exchange Auto Parts."
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Coal.; Conveying systems.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1947 August 23
    • City waterworks, Akron, Colo.

    • View of two-story native stone structure with a windmill on its hipped roof and a tall cylindrical water tank (standpipe) in Akron, Washington County, Colorado. Building once housed city offices, jail, and the water well. Windmill and watertank no...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Akron--1880-1900.; Windmills--Colorado--Akron--1880-1900.
    • [between 1886 and 1890]
    • Akron & Barberton Belt R.R. engine #15, Firestone plant, Akron, OH

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive # 15 and a freight car near the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company plant in Akron, Ohio. Men stand on the tender. Plant buildings, pedestrians and automobiles are in the distance.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Firestone Tire and Rubber Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Industrial facilities.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1947 April 12
    • Akron & Barberton Belt R.R. Akron, OH. diesel # 26

    • View of Akron and Barberton Belt Railroad diesel locomotive # 26 with freight cars, a gondola car and caboose in Akron, Ohio. Letters on the train read: "A.& B.B.R.R.," "Atlantic Coast Dispatch" and "N & W." The train is on a spur near storage...
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Diesel locomotives.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroads.
    • 1948 June 26
    • Akron & Barberton Belt engine # 16 & train at Beaver St. siding, Akron, Ohio

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive # 16 and a consist of freight cars near the Beaver Street siding in Akron, Ohio. Shows an abandoned passenger platform and a factory.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1947 August 23
    • Akron & Barberton Belt R.R. engine # 15 switching, early A.M. near Akron, OH.

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive # 15 with a consist of freight cars in Summit County near Akron, Ohio. Houses and a church are in the distance.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1947 July 3
    • Akron & Barberton Belt R.R. Akron, OH. engine # 7

    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive no. 7 with a tender and gondola car is stopped near a coaling tower in the railroad yards in Akron, Ohio. An electric substation is in the distance.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad facilities.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroads.
    • 1947 May 1
    • Akron, Colo.

    • View along Main Street of first water main pipes being laid, Akron, Washington County, Colorado. Trench dug along side of street; a man stands at canvas top automobile on street talking to driver. Buildings include a two-story brick commercial...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Akron--1910-1920.; Waterworks--Colorado--Akron--1910-1920.
    • [1912]
    • Akron & Barberton Belt R.R. engine #16, River Street, Akron, OH

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive #16 with a caboose and freight cars on a steel railroad bridge in Akron, Ohio. Letters on the locomotive read: "16" and "A. &. B.B.R.R." Letters on a caboose read: "Pennsylvania" and letters...
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1947 January 10
    • Washington Co. Court House, Akron, Colo.

    • The exterior view of the Washington County Courthouse in Akron, Colorado, shows the two-story brick structure with its hipped roof with front gable pediment dormers and a lantern with windows and domed roof, bracketed cornice, stone window lintels,...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Washington County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Akron--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Washington County--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Washington Co. Court House, Akron, Colo.

    • Angle view of side and front facade of the Washington County Courthouse in Akron, Colorado shows a two-story brick structure, designed by John J. Huddart, and featuring a hipped roof with front gable pediment dormers and a lantern with windows and...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Washington County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Akron--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Washington County--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Akron & Barberton Belt flying switch at Ak. engine #7

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive #7 and a freight car switching tracks in the yards at Akron, Ohio. Shows an abandoned railroad depot, railroad ties, and a water tower.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad switching.; Railroads.
    • 1947 June 11
    • Akron & Barberton Belt R.R.

    • Akron and Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive #17 switches tracks near the terminal in the railroad yard in Akron, Ohio. Shows wood frame terminal buildings, a water tower, coaling station, and gondola cars filled with coal. Railroad...
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroad stations.; Railroads.
    • 1947 June 23
    • Lone Valley schoolhouse, southwest of Akron, Colo.

    • The Lone Valley schoolhouse stands on a grassy plain southwest of Akron in Washington County, Colorado. The small, weathered, clapboard, one-room schoolhouse has an entry vestibule, front gables, shingle roof, and brick chimney. A merry-go-round is...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Akron--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Washington County--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Baltimore & Ohio R.R. Soap Box Derby loco. Arlington Tower, Akron, OH, eng. 5207

    • View of Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotive # 5207 stopped on the tracks near Akron (Summit County), Ohio. Shows a painting of a Soap Box Derby coaster car, lettering on the locomotive reads: "5207," "B&O," "Lima," "Tom Barnes locomotive courtesy of...
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; International Soap Box Derby, Inc.--Public relations.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Publicity.; Railroad locomotives.
    • 1947 August 17
    • Freight approaching Tallmadge Ave. crossing

    • View of a Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company double header freight train by brick houses in Akron, Ohio. The locomotives vent smoke.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroads--Ohio--Akron--1940-1950.
    • 1940 February 11
    • Laying of corner stone of Washington County Court House at Akron,  Colo.

    • Townspeople gather for the laying of the cornerstone of the Washington County Courthouse in Akron, Colorado. A large group of about 80 people are gathered around the upright wood framing. There is an outhouse in the foreground and one-story...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Washington County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Akron--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Akron--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Washington County--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Akron, Colorado, main street, 1886, looking north

    • View looking north on Main Street in Akron, Washington County, Colorado, of a wide street lined with wood frame false fronts and front gable structures. The barn on the right has "Lumber" painted on its front.
    • Akron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Lumber industry--Colorado--Akron--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Akron--1880-1890.
    • [1886]
    • Washington County Court House, Akron, Colo.

    • Workmen in overalls and a few men in suits pose on the front steps of the Washington County Courthouse in Akron, Colorado. The two- story brick structure, designed by John J. Huddart, features a hipped roof with front gable pediment dormers and a...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Washington County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Akron--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Washington County--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • High School, Akron, Colo.

    • Angle view of front facade and side of the Washington County High School in Akron, Colorado. The two-story brick structure, designed by John J. Huddart, features a flat roof and a parapet with the name and "1915" on the double door with transom....
    • Akron (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Washington County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Akron--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Washington County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920]
    • First hardware store in Akron, 1885

    • "Yeamans Bros. Hardware and Furniture" store in Akron, Washington County, Colorado, is a wood frame false front with a roof covering the walkway that runs the length of the building's facade. J.E. (Ed) and Charles N. Yeamans, brothers, pose under...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Washington County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hardware stores--Colorado--Akron--1880-1890.; Hardware stores--Colorado--Washington County--1880-1890.
    • [1885]
    • Akron, Colorado, the present Courthouse, 1909

    • This front facade of the Washington County Courthouse in Akron, Colorado, shows a two-story brick structure built in 1909, and designed by John J. Huddart, architect. It features a hipped roof with front gable pediment dormers and a lantern with...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Washington County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Courthouses--Colorado--Akron--1920-1930.; Courthouses--Colorado--Washington County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Dedication Sunday : December 4, 1938

    • Booklet created to celebrate the Dedication of the new First Baptist Church in 1938. Booklet covers the construction of the new building.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1938 December 4
    • B & O 7618 (2-8-8-4), 5304 (4-6-2) exhibit special leaving Akron Jct., OH

    • Baltimore & Ohio freight cars carry antique locomotives and open railroad passenger and observation carriages and coaches in Akron Junction (Summit County), Ohio. Signs identify the exhibits. Lettering on the locomotives and carriages read:...
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--Exhibitions & displays.; Akron Junction (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad observation cars.; Railroad passenger cars.
    • 1948 July 1
    • B & O Akron Jct. terminal from Erie r of w, eng. #'s 2430 and 1027 on legs of wye

    • View of the Baltimore & Ohio terminal in Akron Junction (Summit County, Ohio. B & O steam locomotives # 2430 and #1027 are on a wye in the yards. Shows consists of freight cars, a water tank, railroad buildings, a storage tank and railroad bridges.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron Junction (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad facilities.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad shops & yards.
    • 1948 July
    • B & O eng. 5561 coming west, from Park St. bridge passing P.R.R doodlebug Akron, OH

    • A Pennsylvania Railroad self-propelled engine (doodlebug) passes a Baltimore & Ohio railroad freight train in the yards at Akron, Ohio. Houses are in the distance;snow covers the ground.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Pennsylvania Railroad--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad motor cars.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroads.
    • 1948 March 13
    • B & O, Akron Jct., OH. R.H. 4 locos head on 2646, 2822, 4462

    • Four Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotives are parked near a roundhouse and a water tank in the yards at Akron Junction, Ohio.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron Junction (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad roundhouses.; Railroad shops & yards.; Water tanks.
    • 1948 July
    • B&O eng. 4414 (2-8-2) on freight entering Union Station from Jct., Akron, Ohio

    • A B & O freight train, led by steam locomotive #4414, enters the yards at Union Station in Akron, Ohio. The locomotive blows smoke. Houses, buildings and a bridge are in the distance.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Akron (Ohio)--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroads.
    • 1939 October 29
    • Baltimore & Ohio Eng. # 7618, 5304 & exhibit train leaving Akron Jct.

    • Tandem Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotives 7618 (2-8-8-4)and 5304 (4-6-2) lead a passenger car, freight cars and flatcars carrying antique railroad locomotives and passenger coaches in Akron Junction (Summit County), Ohio.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron Junction (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1948 July 1
    • Baltimore & Ohio R.R. Cherry Street Trestle, Akron, OH

    • Men pose on the Cherry Street trestle near Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotive # 1580 and a boxcar in Akron, Ohio. Automobiles are parked below the bridge.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Akron (Ohio)--1930-1940.; Parking lots.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad employees.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Trestles.
    • 1937 June
    • Akron & Barberton Belt 15, 3/4 view entering south end of Barberton

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive # 15 and a consist of a freight car and gondola cars stops near an abandoned industrial building in Barberton (Summit County), Ohio. Men stand on the tender. Dark smoke rises from the...
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Barberton (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1941 October 22
    • Baltimore & Ohio R.R. derailment, engine 4247, wrecking derrick X41, Akron, OH

    • View of Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotive no. 4247 and wrecking derrick X-41 in Akron, Ohio. The derrick lifts a gondola car after a derailment while a railroad crew looks on.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery.; Railroad accidents.; Railroad locomotives.
    • 1947 August 27
    • Akron & Barberton Belt caboose #1, Barberton

    • View of Akron and Barberton Belt Railroad caboose # 1 parked with a freight car in a field in Barberton (Summit County), Ohio. The caboose has a cupola with a barrel roof.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Barberton (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad cabooses.
    • 1948 July
    • Akron, Canton & Youngstown engine #352 broadside on River Styx trestle

    • View of an Akron, Canton and Youngstown passenger train on a steel trestle over the River Styx in Medina County, Ohio. Shows steam locomotive 352 with a passenger coach and a baggage car.
    • Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Medina County (Ohio)--1930-1940.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Trestles.
    • 1937 October 4
    • Akron, Canton & Youngstown, interior of caboose 55 (sidebay) W.H. Rinehart, brakeman, Geo....

    • Interior view of Akron, Canton and Youngstown caboose #55 in Brittain (Summit County), Ohio. George Silcott sits with is feet up, and brakeman W.H. Rinehart sits at a desk. Bedding is piled on a bench and a coat hangs from the ceiling. Shows a cast...
    • Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Brittain (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Railroad cabooses.; Railroad employees.; Rinehart, W. H.; Silcott, George.
    • 1941 March 9
    • Main street looking north from railroad yards, piles of coal in the foreground, about 1890.

    • Looking north from the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad tracks down Main Street in Akron, Washington County, Colorado, there is a wide street with a windmill well in the center. Wood frame false fronts line the street. "Chicago Lumber Yard"...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Akron--1880-1890.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • [1887]
    • B & O eng. #2430 (2-6-0) switching wrecker in its yard, from Arlington St. Akron, OH?

    • The engineer of Baltimore & Ohio Railroad locomotive #2430 leans out of the cab as his train switches track in an unidentified rail yard in possibly Akron, Ohio. Boxcars, cabooses, a gondola car and a locomotive are in the distance.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad switching.; Railroads.
    • 1948 July
    • B & O eng. #5658 west from Park St. bridge

    • A Baltimore and Ohio freight train led by steam locomotive #5561 passes by industrial buildings and a smoke stack in Akron, Ohio.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroads.
    • 1948 January 17
    • A.C. & Y. meet of trains 90 and 95 at New London (looking east)

    • Akron, Canton and Youngstown Railroad trains meet in New London (Huron County), Ohio. One train is on a siding. Shows a steam locomotive and an observation car. A business near the track has a sign that reads: "Hollis Snyder Electric Shop Complete...
    • Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railroad Company--1930-1940.; New London (Ohio)--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1939 August 26
    • B & O 5:33 P.M. eastbound passenger from rear from St. Clair bridge, Cleveland, Ohio

    • View of a Baltimore & Ohio passenger train in the railroad yards in Cleveland, Ohio. Shows automobiles parked near the railroad tracks, a line of cabooses, freight cars, railroad buildings, and factories with stacks belching smoke.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Cleveland (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Industrial facilities.; Railroad facilities.; Railroad shops & yards.; Railroads.
    • 1940 August 3
    • CB&Q train, engine number 2829, engine type 4-6-2

    • Train #1, Denver Limited; 9 cars. Photographed: leaving Akron, Colo., July 7, 1929.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1929.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Akron.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1929
    • CB&Q locomotive, engine number 2961, engine type 4-6-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Akron, Colo., August 7, 1921.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1921.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Akron.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • 1921

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