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    • Entrance Cañon of the Big Thompson, Loveland-Estes Park Road

    • Entrance to Big Thompson Canyon showing Big Thompson River gradually flowing over dam; includes small part of wooden flume for water supply and the dirt road between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado.
    • Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Dams--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • Sentinel Rock, Loveland-Estes Park Road, Cañon of the Big Thompson

    • Big Thompson Canyon and River and portion of dirt road between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado; shows trees along river, canyon wall, and Sentinel Rock in right background.
    • Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • Hanging Rock, Loveland-Estes Park Road, Cañon of the Big Thompson

    • Hanging Rock in Big Thompson Canyon; shows road between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado, and man standing alongside road overlooking the Big Thompson River.
    • Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • River view, Cañon of the Big Thompson, Loveland-Estes Park Road

    • Shows rock wall of Big Thompson Canyon and the dirt road between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado; includes a horse-drawn carriage with extra horse hitched to back; Big Thompson River and trees to right.
    • Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.; Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • A glimpse of the Plains from above North Cheyenne Canon, Cripple Creek Short Line

    • Looking east toward Lake Broadmoor and the Plains from Cripple Creek Short Line above North Cheyenne Canyon; Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway, Colorado.
    • Broadmoor (Colo.)--1900-1920.; North Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Plains--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [betweem 1900 and 1920]
    • Black-Canyon Gunnison River.

    • View of men watching train in canyon in Colorado.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1915?]
    • Devil's Slide, Cripple Creek Short Line

    • View of rocky area named Devil's Slide on Cripple Creek Short Line; shows dirt road in canyon. Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway, Colorado.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Devil's Slide on the Cripple Creek Short Line

    • View across canyon to rocky area named Devil's Slide from Cripple Creek Short Line; shows dirt road in canyon; Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway, Colorado.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • South from Point Sublime on the Short Line

    • Base of Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado; view south from Point Sublime reached via Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway, also called "The Short Line"; wagon road in canyon bottom.
    • Cheyenne Mountain (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--1900-1920.; Roads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Cheyenne Mtn. from Point Sublime on the Short Line

    • View towards Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado from Point Sublime reached via Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway, also called "The Short Line"; dirt road in bottom of canyon.
    • Cheyenne Mountain (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Roads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • The Roadmaster, Clear Creek Cañon

    • Vertical image of Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge track; Clear Creek Canyon and stream, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • A view in Clear Creek Cañon

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge track with bridge over Clear Creek; Clear Creek Canyon, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • The Loop above Georgetown, Colo.

    • Aerial view looking west over Georgetown Loop and bridge on the Colorado and Southern Railway in Clear Creek Canyon above Georgetown, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Western entrance Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • Western entrance to Gore Canyon, Colorado with wooden trestle and standard gauge track of Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) on the Moffat Road; Colorado River, left foreground; track cut into canyon edge, center...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado -- 1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Tunnels 36 and 37, Gore Cañon on the Moffat Road

    • Gore Canyon, Colorado with Tunnels number 35 (Thirty-five) and 36 (thirty-six) of Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) on the Moffat Road; Colorado River paralleling standard gauge tracks.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Tunels [sic] 35-36 and 37, Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • Gore Canyon, Colorado with tunnels 35 (thirty-five), 36 (thirty- six) and 37 (thirty-seven); Moffat Road; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) standard gauge track paralleled by Colorado River; construction...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific...
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Tunnel 35, Gore on the Moffat Road

    • Tunnel 35 (Thirty-five) through Gore Canyon on Moffat Road, Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake); standard gauge track entering tunnel paralleled by Colorado River; narrow, vertical canyon walls.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Grand River Valley from top of Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • View toward Colorado River (formerly Grand River) and Kremmling, Colorado (distant right) from top of Gore Canyon reached via Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake) on the Moffat Road; standard gauge tracks...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Kremmling (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Valleys--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Seven Falls, South Cheyenne Canon

    • Complete bird's eye view of wooden steps and railing ascending Seven Falls, South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado; three men, two saddled donkeys (or burros), and camera on a tripod are at the base of waterfall; wooden footbridge crosses...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Seven Falls (Colo.); Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--1900-1920.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Narrows, Williams Canon

    • View of the Narrows, Williams Canyon near Manitou Springs, Colorado; shows extremely narrow point with rocky ledges, one lane dirt road.
    • El Paso County, (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Williams Canyon (El Paso County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • In Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) engine number 302 pulling hard in Gore Canyon, Colorado; Moffat Road; standard gauge tracks in narrow canyon, snow alongside track, telegraph poles.
    • Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway (later called Denver & Salt Lake) engine number 300 pulling hard and starting across wooden trestle in Gore Canyon, Colorado; Moffat Road; standard gauge track in steep narrow canyon.
    • Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1900-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) passenger train in Gore Canyon, Colorado; Moffat Road; train in narrow snowy canyon, telegraph poles.
    • Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Tunnel 35, Gore Cañon, Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver & Salt Lake) last passenger car entering tunnel number 35 (thirty-five) in Gore Canyon, Colorado; Moffat Road; steep, narrow canyon.
    • Gore Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Entrance to Gore Cañon from Kremmling, Colo., Moffat Road

    • View across Colorado River and hay meadow towards entrance of Gore Canyon near Kremmling, Colorado; reached via Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake) on the Moffat Road; stacked hay in meadow with wooden baler.
    • Haying equipment--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Kremmling (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Haystacks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Entrance to Gore Cañon from Kremmling, Colo.

    • View across Colorado River and hay meadow to entrance of Gore Canyon, Colorado reached via Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake) on the Moffat Road; large mound of hay stacked near wooden baler.
    • Haying equipment--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Kremmling (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Haystacks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1907 and 1913]
    • Loveland-Estes Park Road, Cañon of the Big Thompson

    • Rocky walls of Big Thompson Canyon bordered by dirt road and Big Thompson River; road between Estes Park and Loveland, Colorado; shows horse-drawn wagon on road.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • Cañon of the Big Thompson, Loveland-Estes Park Road

    • Shows rock wall of Big Thompson Canyon, Big Thompson River, and two horse drawn carriages on dirt road between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado; road bed supported with rocks at bend.
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • Mesa Verde

    • A man looks down from a high cliff face into a canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, southwestern Colorado.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1900-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1909 and 1915]
    • North Cheyenne Cañon

    • High Drive in North Cheyenne Canyon, Colorado; one lane dirt road in wider area of canyon.
    • North Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Roads--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • North Cheyenne Cañon

    • High Drive in North Cheyenne Canyon, Colorado; one lane dirt road in narrow canyon.
    • North Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Roads--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • In Platte Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Colorado and Southern Railway double header passenger train in Platte Canyon, Colorado; narrow gauge track paralleled by South Platte River, cloud in canyon.
    • Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Clouds--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Water erosions in Platte Canon

    • Rounded and curved rocks eroded by South Platte River in Platte Canyon, Colorado reached via Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Erosion--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rocks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado and Southern...
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Strontia Springs, Platte Canon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Strontia Springs, Colorado in Platte Canyon reached via Colorado and Southern Railway; narrow gauge track paralleled by South Platte River, railroad sign and edge of Strontia Springs Hotel and Lodge; vertical canyon wall.
    • Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Cathedral Rock in Platte Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Colorado and Southern Railway narrow gauge track with push car paralleled by South Platte River in Platte Canyon, Colorado; rock formation Cathedral Rock in background; two men on push car.
    • Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad handcars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado...
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Arch Rock in Platte Cañon, C. & S. Ry.

    • Platte Canyon, Colorado with rock formation Arch Rock hanging over cascading South Platte River reached via Colorado and Southern Railway; railroad embankment, center right.
    • Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • On the Roaring Forks River Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View of the Roaring Fork River in Roaring Fork Canyon between Glenwood Springs and Aspen, Colorado; calm water flows at right; wagon road at left; woman with parasol stands at river bank, obscuring the person behind her; telegraph poles run...
    • Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Canon of the Roaring Forks

    • View of the Roaring Fork River in Roaring Fork Canyon, between Glenwood Springs, Colorado, and Aspen, Colorado; calm water flows at left; wagon road at right, with horse-drawn wagon and passenger in distance; telegraph poles run parallel to river.
    • Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Valley of the Roaring Forks Colo. Midland Ry

    • Shadows fall from pine trees on a road in the Roaring Fork River Valley between Glenwood Springs and Aspen, Colorado, reached via the Colorado Midland Railway; shows the river flows below.
    • Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Canon of the Roaring Forks, Colo. Midland Ry

    • View, from upstream, of the Roaring Fork River and Canyon, between Glenwood Springs and Aspen, Colorado (reached via the Colorado Midland Railway); water cascades among boulders and fallen wood; tall pines line river, with mountains in distance.
    • Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Canon of the Roaring Forks

    • View of the Roaring Fork River in Roaring Fork Canyon between Glenwood Springs and Aspen, Colorado; water flows down rock-strewn, pine tree-lined canyon; telegraph poles and mountains in distance.
    • Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • South from Rock Creek Canon, Moffat Road

    • View south from Rock Creek Canyon, Colorado reached via Denver & Salt Lake Railroad (formerly Denver, Northwestern & Pacific), Moffat Road; rocky ledges above canyon; small distant portion of standard gauge track, center left edge.
    • Rock Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1907 and 1915]
    • Rock Creek Canon, Moffat Road

    • View of three levels of Denver & Salt Lake Railroad (formerly Denver, Northwestern & Pacific) standard gauge track in Rock Creek Canyon, Colorado, Moffat Road; wooden trestles, track on top portion of canyon ridge looping to opposite side; tunnel,...
    • Rock Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1907 and 1915]
    • Rock Creek Canon, Moffat Road

    • Three elevations of Denver & Salt Lake Railroad (formerly Denver, Northwestern & Pacific) standard gauge track in Rock Creek Canyon, Colorado, Moffat Road; tunnel, center right edge; track loops around canyon to other side.
    • Rock Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1907 and 1915]
    • Silver Cascade Falls from above Bear Creek Road on the Cripple Creek Short Line

    • View of Cripple Creek Short Line standard gauge track and trestle approaching Silver Cascade Falls, Colorado; photo taken from Bear Creek Road with dirt road and wooden railing in foreground.
    • Silver Cascade Falls (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Hercules Pillars from below, South Cheyenne Cañon

    • Rock formation Hercules Pillars in South Cheyenne Canyon, near Colorado Springs, Colorado; narrow dirt road in canyon.
    • South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]

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