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  • All fields: Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.
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    • Course of the Arkansas as it leaves the mts. near Canon City, Colo. Ter.

    • Distant view of the Arkansas River near Canon City (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows either partly constructed Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks and a grade at the edge of the river.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Arkansas River--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1872 and 1875]
    • In the Arkansas River near Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of the Arkansas River probably near Canon City (Fremont County), Colorado, a sheer rock canyon wall, and Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks beside the river. Shows sparse trees and a fallen log.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Arkansas River--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1872 and 1877?]
    • Plaza, La Veta, Colo. Beatty Mt. in background

    • People and a horse-drawn carriage are in front of the one-story adobe brick Francisco Plaza fort buildings in La Veta (Spanish Peaks, Huerfano County), Colorado (later the Francisco Fort Museum), this served as the commercial center of the town and...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; La Veta (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--La Veta--1870-1880.; Forts & fortifications--Colorado--La Veta--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--La Veta--1870-1880.;...
    • 1876
    • The "Mule Shoe"

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks and a wide, sharp curve identified as the "Mule Shoe," on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a bridge over a toll road in the valley and telegraph poles beside tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • The "Mule Shoe"

    • View of curved Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks at what is identified as the "Mule Shoe" on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a bridge, the stone retaining walls of a narrow underpass, a dirt road, and scree on the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • Looking east from the point of "Mule Shoe" through the big cut

    • A man poses beside Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks on La Veta Pass in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a railroad grade in a deep cut in the rock and trees on a mountain in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • The "Mule Shoe"

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway train on Mule Shoe curve on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Steam rises from a locomotive and men pose on top of a caboose. Freight cars read: "D.R.G.R.W." Shows telegraph poles, an...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • View looking west from near the summit of Veta Pass Sierra Blanco in the distance

    • Men stand on a hillside beside a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive, passenger car and a caboose on La Veta Pass in probably Huerfano County, Colorado. A log building is beside tracks. Shows snow on Blanca Peak (Sierra Blanca) in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Blanca Peak (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Huerfano...
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • First building in Colorado Springs

    • A man with a cane and a dog sit outside the front door of the Log Cabin, a restaurant, one of the first buildings built in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. It became the station restaurant when the Denver and Rio Grande railway came...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Log Cabin (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Log buildings--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Colorado...
    • July 1871
    • Royal Gorge

    • Men stand on a railroad work car on Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company (D&RG) tracks near the Arkansas River at the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Arkansas River--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company (D&RG) tracks in the Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Arkansas River--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Veta Pass, Dump Mountain

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande train with two locomotives near a dirt road on Veta (La Veta) Pass (Huerfano County), Colorado. Dump Mountain is in the distance. Men pose in windows or stand in doorways of the railroad cars. Lettering on a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1890.; Railroad...
    • [between 1877 and 1886?]
    • Log Cabin

    • View of the Log Cabin, one of the first buildings built in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Governor Hunt built this cabin, when the Denver and Rio Grande railway arrived, in October 1871, it became the station restaurant. Identified...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Log Cabin (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Governors--Colorado--1870-1880.; Log buildings--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • The railway at the end of Dump Mountain

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Railway tracks near Dump Mountain in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows log cabins in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1880?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of the Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company (D&RG) tracks in the Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Arkansas River--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge tracks in the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows steep canyon walls and a telegraph pole.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Arkansas River--1870-1890.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Fremont...
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    • North side of Dump Mountain, looking down the grade "Mule Shoe" in the distance

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks are on Dump Mountain on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows tree dotted hillsides and Mule Shoe Curve in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Huerfano...
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • West side of Dump Mountain Spanish Peaks in the distance

    • A man with a top hat stands beside Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks on the west side of Dump Mountain on La Veta Pass in Huerfano County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Dump Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Huerfano...
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]

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