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    • Hanging Bridge

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows a stone retaining wall and steep granitic canyon walls.
    • Beecher, H. N.
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    • 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.
    • Detroit Photographic Co.
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    • Toltec Gorge, D.& R.G.R.R., U.S.A.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad engine on a trestle in Toltec Gorge in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Men pose beside the engine or on steep rock walls.
    • Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909.
    • 1890
    • Burro Train, Ouray, Colo., U. S. A.

    • View of Cascade Trail above Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, and a pack train. The Denver & Rio Grande Depot is beyond houses and businesses below.
    • Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909.
    • 1890
    • Ouray, Colo.

    • View west on Eighth (8th) Avenue, Ouray County, Ouray, Colorado, of a street crowded with teams of horses and mules hitched to wagons loaded for the mines. The Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot and trains show across the Uncompahgre River in...
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    • 1892
    • Creede proper, looking down

    • The town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County, is situated in a steep, rocky canyon. The tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande wind through the town. Buildings in the town include one-story buildings with flat roofs and gables. Trees grow on the...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1892
    • The first D&RG train arriving in Creede

    • Men and boys sit or stand on a train, or in a crowd on the timber platform beside a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad passenger train, the first to arrive in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Shows horse teams and wagons near the train, timber...
    • Hilton, E. F.
    • 1892 February
    • D&RGRR Pavilion Palmer Lake

    • Denver & Rio Grande Pavilion at Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado, features bell-shaped hipped roof, decorative spindles, post and railing.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1893
    • D&RGRR Depot, Palmer Lake

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad depot, Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado. Two excursion trains stop on the tracks in front of the Victorian depot; one locomotive tender is numbered 821.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1893
    • D&RGRR depot

    • A locomotive with two passenger cars pauses on tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot, water tank and eating house, Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado. Men and a little girl stand on the train platform, others sit on wagons. Signs...
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    • 1893
    • Palmer Lake, Colorado

    • Three photographers photograph the Palmer Lake resort on Independence Day, Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado. Two men and a boy stand behind them and watch; water squirts out of the lake fountain and a Denver & Rio Grande passenger train parks...
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    • 1893 July 4
    • D&RGRR Depot

    • A locomotive stops on the tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande railroad by the eating house, water tank, Victorian depot at Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado. Men and a little girl stand on the train platform; a man stands next to a horse-drawn...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1893 or 1894
    • Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas

    • View of the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows the Hanging Bridge and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks. Three rails and a stone retaining wall are seen alongside the steep granitic walls of the canyon.
    • Strohmeyer & Wyman.
    • 1894
    • Royal Gorge Grand Canyon of the Arkansas

    • View of Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Railroad three rail tracks beside the Arkansas River. The steel plate girder bridge is suspended by two cables from cross beams installed into the...
    • Strohmeyer & Wyman.
    • 1894
    • Cripple Creek, Colo. first train into the "great gold camp"

    • View of the first train into Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande locomotive 39, a baggage car and passenger cars surrounded by a crowd of people. Mine buildings are on the hillsides. Horse-drawn carriages and piles...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • 1894 July 1
    • D. & R. G. Depot, Colorado Springs

    • Transfer stagecoaches, carriages, surreys, and delivery wagons wait in the Denver and Rio Grande depot yard for passengers and freight from the train, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The stone depot has a side gable roof with dormers...
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    • 1896
    • Bridge just east of Maysville, Colorado

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train at Maysville (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows locomotive number 52 and box cars on the bridge at the North Fork of the South Arkansas River. Men in work clothes stand on and near the train, snow...
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    • 1896 Dec. 15
    • Royal Gorge

    • Men, women, and children sit and stand on a rock face and in a fissure in the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. The well-dressed members of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad excursion wear fancy hats, long dresses and suits and hats.
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    • 1897 Aug. 7
    • Conductors special train in Eagle River Canon, D. & R.G. Ry.

    • Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Locomotive number 507 pulls a passenger train beside the Eagle River in Eagle River Canon, Eagle County, Colorado. Head frames and mining structures are located on the steep rock faces of the canyon walls. Gilman and...
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    • 1897 May 9
    • Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas, Colorado, U.S.A.

    • View of the Hanging Bridge and the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad line with three rails and a stone retaining wall. The snow-covered granitic walls of the canyon are beside...
    • Strohmeyer & Wyman.
    • 1898
    • Royal Gorge, Grand Canyon of the Arkansas, Colorado

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Railroad steam engine and passenger train crosses the Arkansas river on Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. A stone retaining wall is along the Arkansas River beside three rail tracks. The steep...
    • Strohmeyer & Wyman.
    • 1898
    • Vapor cave near Glenwood Springs

    • View of a wooden walkway and a brick bathhouse on the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon near Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado. Stairs lead up to Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Company tracks. Shows a man near the walkway and a road...
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    • 1898 May 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen construct the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows Cherry Creek, pulleys, cranes and a small portable coal engine with wheels. The Denver City Hall, the Denver Wire and Ironworks Co., Congregation of Shomro Amunoh,...
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    • 1898 September 3
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system attached to a long wooden pole embedded into a dry part of Cherry Creek, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and the rock wall. Bridges for the Denver & Rio Grande and Atchison,...
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    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system, attached to a long wooden pole embedded into the Cherry Creek river bed, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and spectators stand on the rock retainer wall. Bridges for the Denver...
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    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators stand on the side of the 14th Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado, under construction. Shows Denver City Hall, located on 14th Street, and A.T.& S.F. and Denver & Rio Grande railway bridges over Cheery Creek in the background. Cranes and...
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    • 1899 February 18
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • View of the construction yard for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct. Shows cranes, pulley, materials, the unfinished bridge, and Colorado and Southern and Denver & Rio Grande railroad bridges over Cherry Creek. Shows railroad box cars in the...
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    • 1899 January 20
    • 14th Street Viaduct - Denver, Colorado

    • Shows work crews resting on the nearly completed 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and a bicyclist are on the bridge. The bridges for Colorado and Southern, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe, and Denver & Rio Grande...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • Survey Crew at the 14th Street Viaduct

    • Shows a survey team with survey equipment on the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th and Platte Street. Colorado and Southern and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad bridges and...
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    • 1899 May 26
    • Engine 163 at Chama

    • Two men pose by locomotive number 163 of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad outside the depot at Chama, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows a bell smokestack, a light, and "163," and "Denver & Rio Grande" painted on the engine.
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    • [1886?]
    • Green River Station Utah

    • Rooftop view of Green River, Utah. Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company trains, round house, railroad station, and a hotel are in the town. Light snow covers the ground.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1890]
    • R.R. Depot, Jimtown, Colo.

    • Men sit on top of a train, on a timber sidewalk, or near a passenger train and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks at a railroad depot in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Supplies and belongings stacked on the sidewalk include a mattress, wooden...
    • Hilton, E. F.
    • [1892?]
    • Palmer Lake

    • A man rows his rowboat, "Lizzie," across Palmer Lake at Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado; shows water squirting from a fountain in the lake and the Denver & Rio Grande railroad depot, tank, and train.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1895?]
    • Palmer Lake

    • A man rows his boat, "Lizzie," across Palmer Lake, Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado; shows water squirting from fountain in the center of the lake and the Denver & Rio Grande railroad depot, tank, and train.
    • Stone & Co.
    • [1895?]
    • Canyon of the Arkansas

    • People pose on the edge of the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows the Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Beecher, H. N.
    • [1896?]
    • Cimarron

    • View of Cimarron (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows water tower near Denver & Rio Grande Railway tracks, depot, Cimarron River and residences.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1883 and 1891?]
    • Toltec Tunnel, D. & R.G.R.R. No. 465

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks in an entrance to the Toltec Tunnel on the San Juan Extension, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows telegraph poles and light snow on hillsides.
    • W. H. Lawrence & Co.
    • [between 1890 and 1892?]
    • Canon of the Grand

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks beside the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows steep canyon walls and rock formations.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1890 and 1897?]
    • Canon of the Grand

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks beside the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows steep canyon walls and rock formations.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1890 and 1897?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of the entrance to the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks beside the Arkansas River. A sign that reads: "Gorge," is beside a pair of combined standard and narrow gauge tracks.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1890 and 1897]
    • Salida station

    • People at the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, include porters in white uniforms, women in flowered hats, and men in suits. The crowd attends a speaker waving his arm. Men sit on the gabled roofs of the...
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Train in snow shed on Marshall Pass, Col.

    • Men pose in an interior view of a timber supported snow shed on Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Men wear suits and hats and stand beside Denver & Rio Grande tracks and an engine. Engine number "421" reads "Baldwin Locomotive Works,...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Station, Salida, Colorado

    • The Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado is an ashlar stone building with a hipped roof with flared eaves, a dormer, and chimneys. A horse-drawn merchant's wagon with lettering: "Denver & Rio Grande Express" is...
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Rock formation

    • View of rock formations near Phantom Curve in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks and a valley in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Grand Canon, Colo.

    • View of the the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado shows the Arkansas River flanked by steep canyon walls. Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks are at the edge of the river.
    • Kilburn Brothers.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • In Eagle River Canon

    • Men pose by a Denver and Rio Grande engine and the Eagle River at the Belden Mine in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Tenderfoot. 534. Salida, Colo.

    • Tenderfoot Hill is the backdrop for the Monte Cristo Hotel in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. The hotel has a faceted tower and mansard roof; the Denver and Rio Grande depot has a gable roof with flared eaves. An engine, coal and freight car have...
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Paonia?

    • Panoramic view of possibly Paonia (also known as Wades and Peona), Colorado in Delta County. Tracks and boxcars of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad are at edge of town.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Railroad workers, Salida, Colorado

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad workers pose in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, in soiled bib overalls, suspenders and suits. They wear duster, knit, and billed hats; one holds a dog; another mimes playing a violin with bits of wood.
    • Jackson, Virgil G.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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