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  • All fields: Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.
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    • 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
    • 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

    • 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 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
    • Animas Canyon near Needleton, Colo.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge steam locomotive no. 61, with a tender, gondola and freight car, stopped near Needleton (San Juan County), Colorado. Numbers and lettering on the freight car and gondola read: "4510" and "D [&]...
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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

    • A view of the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado, taken from the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad track. Shows vertical cliffs with piles of talus below. A telegraph pole is seen along the river.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1891 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 with piles of talus along the railroad grade.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1891 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?]
    • 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 a telegraph pole beside the tracks.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1891 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, rock formations and trees.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1891 and 1897?]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • Creede, D. & R.G.R.R.

    • Log and frame buildings with gabled roofs or false fronts are near a street and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Men stand on railroad tracks, and a horse-drawn carriage is beside a nearby store. Commercial...
    • Pascoe, Elmer E.
    • [between 1891 and 1892?]
    • 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&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
    • 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
    • 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 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. & 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
    • Denver & Rio Grande roundhouse in Gunnison, Colorado

    • A railroad engine is parked just inside of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company ten stall roundhouse in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. The roundhouse is a single story brick building with smoke stacks and railroad tracks that lead out...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Denver and Rio Grande passenger train at Denver Union Station

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Passenger train stopped at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. The train's steam locomotive is examined by railroad employees and well dressed men. Shows one end of the Railroad Gothic Style building constructed of...
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    • [between 1891and 1894?]
    • 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?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad trains

    • Railroad employees and men stand, or sit on and near a narrow gage Denver and Rio Grande locomotive, tender, and work car probably in San Juan County, Colorado. A Denver and Rio Grande train is on a slope in the distance. Shows mountains and low...
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Denver viaduct from D&RG track to Wewatta St.

    • A man stands near a portion of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct construction site between Wewatta Street and the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company (D&RG) tracks in Denver, Colorado. The 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct is nearby.
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    • November 18, 1898
    • 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?]
    • Garfield's Peak, D. & R.G. Ry., Elk Park, near Silverton, Colo.

    • Men pose on and near a narrow-gage Denver & Rio Grand Railroad train stopped along the Animas River in Elk Park (San Juan County), Colorado. The consist includes freight cars, passenger cars and a luggage car. Mount Garfield is in the distance.
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • 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?]
    • 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]
    • 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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    • Hanging Bridge, Royal Gorge

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande railroad Hanging Bridge over the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. The bridge is constructed of steel plate girders with reinforcement from two cross beams and cables from above.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1891 and 1897?]
    • 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?]
    • Looking down from lower entrance of Royal Gorge

    • View from the lower entrance of the the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado shows steep granitic canyon walls with Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks beside the river.
    • Hubbell, Royal, 1860-1932.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • 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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    • Minturn, Colo

    • Minturn, Eagle County, Colorado, consists of frame dwellings and outbuildings, dusted in snow. The Eagle River and tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad are in the foreground; foothills are in the background.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • North from near Poncha

    • Men stand near a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company train on Poncha Pass near Poncha Springs (Chaffee County), Colorado. A dirt road is nearby.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • One Mile Below Royal Gorge

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks and the Arkansas River near Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Steep canyon walls are near the river.
    • Hubbell, Royal, 1860-1932.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • 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
    • Ouray, Colo.

    • Excursionists sit under a tree, near Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. A combination Denver and Rio Grande freight and passenger train is in the background.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Ouray, Colo.?

    • A group of excursionists stand beside a Denver and Rio Grande passenger car near Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Palmer Lake

    • Partial view of a locomotive and the tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande railroad in front of Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Palmer Lake, Colorado; water fountain shows in middle of lake.
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    • August 30, 1897
    • Palmer Lake

    • View of Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado, shows a horse grazing on the shore, a boat on the lake, a Denver & Rio Grande railroad locomotive and depot, and Hanks Livery & Feed Stable.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • 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?]

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