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    • Railroad in Blackhawk

    • A trestle near the Running Lode Mine shafthouse in Blackhawk, Colorado, enabled trains from the Colorado and Southern Railroad Company to cross the gulch in the foreground. Smoke puffs from the front engine of the train crossing the trestle. A set...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Trestles--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Industries construction scene at Lipan St. and C&S Ry.

    • Workmen single-jack a spike into a railroad tie near a pipe laying project at South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. A crane with a clamshell attachment is on the tracks nearby. The side of the crane reads: "The Dennis Gibbons Construction Co....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Commercial building

    • View of a corrugated metal industrial building in Denver, Colorado. A Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcar is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use horse-drawn graders to level the ground near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Railroad tracks and Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcars are nearby.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1909]
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen use horse-drawn graders to level the ground near the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. They work near a utility pole. Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcars are in the distance.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Graders (Earthmoving machinery)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Railroads Colo & So. crane working on new bridge over Alameda

    • A Colorado and Southern (C&S) Railway railroad crane hoists a metal barrier for a bridge on the tracks over the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Spectators are nearby. The side of the crane reads: "Wrecking Crane C&S...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • [1909]
    • Industries construction

    • View of wooden scaffolding at the Alameda Avenue subway construction site in Denver, Colorado. Workmen work on and near the supports near the trolley car underpass. A Colorado and Southern (C&S) boxcar is in the distance.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Scaffolding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Industries - construction - view of Alameda subway from C&S bridge

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railroad tracks over the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado; a man and woman pose on concrete walls.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Colorado & Southern Arvada, Colo.

    • A crowd stands next to a passenger and coal car of the Colorado and Southern Railway Company in Arvada (Jefferson County), Colorado. A railroad car, with an attached flatbed, of the Denver and Northwestern Railway is parked horizontally from the...
    • Arvada (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Denver and Northwestern Railway Company.
    • [1901]
    • Mexican settlement, near Walsenburg

    • View of adobe houses in a Mexican settlement near Walsenburg (Huerfano County), Colorado. Shows a man by a horse, beehive ovens (hornos), a wooden fence, a wagon with a barrel on it and a cedar tree.
    • Huerfano County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Adobe buildings--Colorado--Huerfano County--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Huerfano County--1880-1890.; Settlements--Colorado--Huerfano County--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • California Gulch Leadville showing Helen, Sellers, Mover, & Minnie shaft houses

    • View of the Helen, Sellers, Mover, and Minnie Mines near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado. The tracks of probably the Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) are nearby.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; California Gulch (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1885 or 1886]
    • Miners on strike and the Colorado National Guard

    • Miners on strike and members of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, stand near a Colorado & Southern Railway (C&S) boxcar and hold an American flag near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.;...
    • [1913 or 1914]
    • Snowy Range visible near Breckenridge

    • View of a mine and mill near Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks are nearby. Mountains identified as the Snowy Range are in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1880-1900.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Centennial Mill & viaduct Georgetown, Colo.

    • A miner poses on the tramway trestle near the Centennial Mill at Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The mill is near a demolished building. A Colorado and Southern (C&S) locomotive is nearby.
    • Centennial Mill (Georgetown, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Colorado and Southern Railway.--1890-1910.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1910.; Ore...
    • [between 1890 and 1901]
    • U.S.R.A. Consolidated ticket offices for AT&SF, C&S, D&RG Road at 119 East Pikes Peak...

    • View of a storefront (ticketing for Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe, Colorado and Southern, and Denver and Rio Grande Railroads) in Colorado Springs, Colorado; shows windows with lettering: "United States Railroad Administration Consolidated Ticket...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Colorado and Southern Railway--Facilities--1910-1920.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; United States Railroad...
    • 1919
    • Colo. & Southern

    • A crowd of people gather at a Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific (CRI&P) train wreck, where the East Spring Creek bridge collapsed, Kit Carson County, Colorado. Derailed railroad cars include Colorado and Southern (C&S) #50128.
    • Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Kit Carson County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridge failures--Colorado--Kit Carson County--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Kit Carson County--1920-1930.
    • [July 18, 1929]
    • Colorado and Southern shop employees

    • A group of Colorado and Southern Railway employees pose near a railroad passenger car in Denver, Colorado. The men wear overalls and hats. An inscription on the car reads "Colorado and Southern". One man holds a sign that reads: "C&S Coach Shop...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1926 August
    • Near entrance to Clear Creek Canon

    • View of Clear Creek at the entrance to Clear Creek Canyon in Jefferson County, Colorado. Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) narrow gauge tracks and a sluice are on either side of the creek.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Sluices--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Central City, Colorado Gilpin County

    • View of a miners' residence and outhouse near Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A Colorado and Southern (C&S) locomotive is nearby.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Residential facilities--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Tough Criss Bend Clear Creek Canon

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) narrow gauge tracks, a sluice, and Clear Creek at Tough Criss Bend in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Sluices--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Platte Canon

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks along the South Platte River in Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Platte Canon

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks along the South Platte River in Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • From traveler south

    • Laborers work near the temporary rail track at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Construction materials, a crane, the confluence of Cherry Creek and the South Platte River, and boxcars of the Colorado and...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • November 19, 1898
    • Falsework Platte River

    • Workmen stand on the wooden framework of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The bridge crosses the South Platte River. Tracks of the Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Structural...
    • November 15, 1898
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View, from Blake Street, of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A railroad bridge crosses Cherry Creek and Colorado and Southern Railway tracks (C&S). Buildings on Platte Street are in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1890-1900.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • [1898]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site in Denver, Colorado. Steel beams and a temporary rail track are near the Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) and the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company (AT&SF) tracks. A...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1890-1900.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Crooked Tree Bend Clear Creek Canyon

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks at Crooked Tree Bend near Clear Creek in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1870-1880.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Clear Creek Canon

    • View of Clear Creek and Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1890.; Railroad...
    • [between 1875 and 1881]
    • Natural Arch Platte Canon

    • View through a Natural Arch rock formation, of a man who poses on the Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks near the South Platte River in Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. A railroad water tank is nearby.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Road master Clear Creek Canon

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) tracks near Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Entrance to Clear Creek Canon [i. e. Canyon]

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) narrow gauge tracks near Clear Creek at the entrance to Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Creek and canyon

    • View of probably Clear Creek and Colorado & Southern Railway (C&S) narrow gauge tracks in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • 14th Street Viaduct construction

    • View of the partially constructed 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The bridge crosses the nearby Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) and the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company (AT&SF) tracks.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • View of construction @ Gates rubber co.

    • Aerial view of construction at Gates Rubber Company in Denver, Colorado. Shows: Colorado & Southern (C&S) railroad cars, building foundations, alley, and concrete forms.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Railroad cars--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • C&S, U.S. Mail and Express car

    • Colorado and Southern U. S. Railway Post Office, American Railway Express car 401 with a self propelled gas engine; Electro-Motive Corporation 302, in the Denver, Colorado, coach yard with team tracks; shows Pride of the Rockies Flour Mill,...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Railroad mail service--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1936]
    • C&S narrouw gauge at Waterton, Engine 69, 70

    • Colorado & Southern narrow gauge freight train, eastbound, leaving Waterton, Jefferson County, Colorado. Engines 69 and 70 (Baldwin type 2-8-0) and twenty-eight cars curve round bend; smoke raises from Ridgway Spark Arrester (Bear Trap stack) of...
    • Waterton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Waterton--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Waterton--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Waterton--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • C&S narrow gauge at Waterton

    • Colorado & Southern narrow gauge freight train eastbound leaving Waterton, Jefferson County, Colorado; Engines 69 and 70 (Baldwin type 2-8- 0)and twenty-eight cars curve round bend at 15 MPH; smoke rises from Ridgway Spark Arrester (Bear Trap...
    • Waterton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Waterton--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Waterton--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Waterton--1940-1950.
    • [1941 March 31]
    • Ry. C&S Eng. 70 in Platte Canyon

    • Colorado & Southern Engine 70 (type 2-8-0) in Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado; shows eastbound freight train with twenty-five cars, a man sits atop the second freight car, telephone and power or telephone lines along both sides of the...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1910-1930.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1910-1930.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910- 1930.; Railroad...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • C&S Narrow Gauge Engine No. 6

    • View of Colorado & Southern Railway Locomotive No.70 (narrow gauge type 2-8-0; 1890 Baldwin construction, originally Denver, Leadville & Gunnison RR No.272), at the Denver, Colorado, engine terminal. The only oil burning locomotive to run on the...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1940-1949?]
    • C&S Narrow Gauge Engine No. 70

    • Colorado and Southern Locomotive Number 70 ( narrow gauge type 2- 8-0 class B-4-D; Baldwin construction 11356 in 1890; converted to oil in the 1930's not needing the C&S hallmark Bear Trap stack) parked at Denver roundhouse, Colorado & Central...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1940-1949?]
    • Old C&S Engine no. 70

    • Colorado & Southern Engine 70 (type 2-8-0) in Blackhawk ready to be moved to Central City, Clear Creek County, Colorado, for exhibition, with shiny new paint, Bear Trap stack, and two cars; shows two wood frame houses on slope above train.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1940-1950.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.
    • [1941]
    • Machine gun on Water Tower Hill at Ludlow

    • Members of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, sit near an automatic rifle on a tripod near Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. A Colorado & Southern Railway (C&S) train makes its way past the town.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine...
    • [1913 or 1914]
    • Rails and Lace House

    • View south along two sets of train tracks that parallel North Clear Creek in Black Hawk, Colorado. Each of three railroad cars bears the stamp "C&S;" two of the cars have numbers 4915 and 597. To the right of the train and lined up along the...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1910-1930.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • View of old "stamp mill" used for crushing ore

    • Smitty poses near abandoned stamp mill machinery that includes stamps and a flywheel near Trout Creek Pass, Chaffee County, Colorado. The abandoned Colorado and Southern (C&S) grade, Mount Princeton, and Mount Harvard are in the distance.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Milling machines--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Smitty.
    • September 27, 1941
    • Colo. & Southern narrow gauge snow plow No. 99200, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of a Colorado and Southern Railway rotary snow plow and tender parked on a siding in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The railroad cars read: "C&S Rotary 99200" and "C&S Rotary Denver." Snow-covered mountain peaks are in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-194.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.
    • 1936 June

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