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  • All fields: Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.
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    • Alpine tunnel

    • A view of the Alpine Tunnel, East Portal, on the Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Railway in Chaffee County, Colorado. This is as it appeared on May 25, 1895 while it was being inspected prior to reopening. Railroad ties lie in a pile in front of the...
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Alpine Tunnel (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Tunnels--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1895 May 25
    • Denver & South Park Alpine tunnel opening

    • A view of the Alpine Tunnel, East Portal on the Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Railway in Chaffee County, Colorado. This is as it appeared on May 25, 1895 while it was being inspected prior to reopening. Railroad ties lie in a pile in front of the...
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Alpine Tunnel (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tunnels--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1895 May 25
    • Devil's Slide, Chalk Creek Canyon

    • A man stands near a Denver, Leadville & Gunnison railroad car beside Chalk Creek near Mount Princeton in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Chalk Creek (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1895, May
    • Colo. Midland RR Dolomite trestle (no train)

    • A view of the Dolomite trestle of the Colorado Midland Railroad Company in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows a trestle bridge, hills and trees.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Trestles--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1897 May 8
    • Colo. Midland excursion train at Sphinx [sic] Rock

    • A large group of men and women stand near Sphynx Rock near Wild Horse in Chaffee County, Colorado. A Colorado Midland Railway Company train is nearby.
    • Colorado Midland Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; People--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • [1898, June 13]
    • View on U.P. [sic] Railway showing Jull Plow derailed in 3 inches of snow

    • View of the derailed Jull snow plow locomotive with four Denver South Park and Pacific Railroad locomotives, Chaffee County, Colorado. Two men stand on the plow.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow...
    • 1890 April 16
    • View on U.P. [sic] Railway showing condition of track when Jull Plow failed

    • View of Denver South Park and Pacific) Railway track with partially plowed snow, Chaffee County, Colorado. Men shovel snow by hand in the distance.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow...
    • 1890 April 16
    • View on U. P. Railway showing where rotary was reversed to throw snow to right as per request,...

    • View of men on and near a Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway rotary snow plow with four locomotives as it clears snow near Alpine (Altman) Pass, Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow...
    • 1890 April 18
    • View on U.P. [sic] Railway, rotary starting up after prospecting for ice

    • View of Denver, South Park and Pacific locomotives as they push a rotary snow plow locomotive, Chaffee County, Colorado. Men stand on the plow and in the snow with snow shovels.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow removal--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1890 April 16th
    • Near Alpine tunnel

    • Snowbanks surround two Denver, Leadville and Gunnison railroad trains that are stopped on railroad tracks near the East Portal of the Alpine tunnel in Chaffee County, Colorado. A man sits on the back platform on one train.
    • Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1895 May
    • Alpine Tunnel

    • A double-headed passenger train of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad is stopped near the snowshed at the east portal of the Alpine Tunnel between Chaffee and Gunnison counties, Colorado. Scene includes conductors, a wood building near the...
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1899?]
    • View on U.P. Railway showing rotary starting in where Jull gave up the fight.

    • Men stand on and near a Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway rotary snow plow with four locomotives as it clears snow from the track in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow...
    • 1890 April 18
    • The Sphynx, Col. Midland R.R.

    • A man on horseback sits beside a rock formation identified as Sphinx (Sphynx) Rock and Colorado Midland Railroad tracks near Wild Horse in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Midland Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1896?]
    • Sphinx [sic] Rock - group of people in front

    • View of a Colorado Midland railroad excursion at Sphynx Rock near Wild Horse in Chaffee County, Colorado. Passengers pose by the granite rock formation.
    • Colorado Midland Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (COlo.)--1890-1900.; People--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1898, 13 June
    • Marshall Pass, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of Mount Ouray, Marshall Pass and the town of Shirley (Chaffee County) Colorado. Narrow gauge Denver and Rio Grande trains ascend Marshall Pass; another arrives at Shirley, a small settlement of wood frame buildings.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Marshall Pass (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Landforms (Passes)--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee...
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    • Calumet section gang below Box Canyon "joint ahead men"

    • In Box Canyon, Chaffee County, Colorado, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad bearded workmen pause by tracks and their maintainence cart. They are (l to r): Henry Craig, D.E.C. Austin (boss), Peter Collins, Peter Fuller, and (?). They hold shovels; one...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Coke kilns near Nathrop, Colo.

    • View of workers in wagons, filled with pinon pine, pulled by horses or mules near beehive-shaped stone kilns, beside the railroad tracks, north of Nathrop, in Chaffee County, Colorado. Boxcars are on the tracks, and a large pile of wood is under a...
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons.; Coke industry.; Kilns.; Railroad freight cars.
    • [Between 1890 and 1902?]
    • An August scene on the side of Sayres Peak, Colo.

    • Well dressed men and women pose on snow fields above timberline on Sayres Benchmark (Sayres Peak) in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sayres Benchmark (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hiking--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Branding Scene near Kaufman Park

    • Cowboys brand cattle near Kaufman Pasture (Kaufman Park), Chaffee County, Colorado. Pictured are: Tom McQuade, Dave Walhen, Ed Gorman, Bert DeWitt, Chris Nachtrieb, Billy Cogan, Mel DeWitt and unknowns. All men wear cowboy attire except for one man...
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cattle branding--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Corrals--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Cowboys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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