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  • All fields: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.
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    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337

    • Photograph of the several unidentified men in front of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boom Car RGX-3337. The car functioned with D&RGW Derrick No. 27 from circa 1957 until 1997. The D&RGW's Salt Lake City car shops refitted the elegant...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • circa 1935
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-160], [ARL-161] and [ARL-162] The first heavy rain of the season washed away our bridge, making it impossible to get to the station. The train had to stop at the old crossing, and the girls, baggage...
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Passengers look out windows as a group of African American campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near a D.& R.G.W. Railroad train near Lincoln Hills. The campers and counselors wear pants, shorts, dresses...
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • The same 1932 "crew"

    • A group of campers and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on their morning hike to Rollinsville. They wear hats, sweaters or coats, pants, and boots;...
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    • 1932
    • What happened to those wraps, girls?

    • A group of African American teens and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni rest on the railroad tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad near Tunnel 30 (Gilpin County), Colorado. One girl carries a cup. They wear pants, overalls, shirts,...
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    • 1932
    • Thus endeth the camping adventures of the season of 1932

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-103] Rollinsville, a typical Colorado mountain town, [ARL-104] What happened to those wraps, girls? A pause to rest at the entrance of Tunnel 30 on the return to camp. Boy, were we hungry!." The...
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    • 1932
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-169], [ARL-170] and [ARL-171] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: group of African American campers by a truck at Camp Nizhoni; group of African American campers as they board a...
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    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • A group of African American campers from camp Nizhoni board a D.& R.G.W. Railroad passenger car as they leave Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1937
    • The Royal Gorge from D.& R.G. Railroad in the Gorge

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-151] and [ARL-152] Looking up at the world's highest bridge from the floor of the scenic Royal Gorge, [ARL-153] Camp Staff breakfast at Mother Gross', Me, 'Woody,' Mother Gross, Mildred Parsons...
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    • 1936, August
    • Dotsero Cutoff

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, the depot at Bond, and a crowd of people gathered near a podium to celebrate the completion of track at the Dotsero Cutoff in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows cars parked in a parking lot near the...
    • Eisenhand, E. O.
    • 1934 June 17
    • D. & R. G. 169

    • Three-quarter view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 169, narrow gauge 4-6-0, with tender, bell, diamond stack and cattle catcher, inside Burnham Locomotive back shop, Denver, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • Spring, 1939
    • # 49 W. S. W. Allen, Colo.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows a maintainence shed with sign: "Allen."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October, 1930
    • Running for the snow slide, Silverton, Colo.

    • Steam rises from a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive with a wedge plow on tracks beside probably the Animas River near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. Shows the silhouette of a man near the plowed tracks.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Coach 1002

    • View from station platform across tracks to the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Coach 1002, streamlined and air conditioned; modernized for Exposition Flyer Service, Denver, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • Summer, 1939
    • Glenwood Canyon above Shoshone, Colo.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and cliffs in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October 4-8, 1930
    • Dotsero Cutoff const.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff pass between standing water and the Colorado River in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1932 and 1934?]
    • Grizzly, Colo.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks near Grizzly [?], Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October 4-8, 1930
    • Coach 1000

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Coach 1000, streamlined and air conditioned, Denver, Colorado; modernized for Exposition Flyer Service. Small circular insert images of an interior view with passengers and drawn "Exposition Flyer,"...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • Summer, 1939
    • Dotsero cutoff just after const.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff by the Colorado River, in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1934 or 1935]
    • Scenic line serenaders

    • Eighteen uniformed members of the Scenic Line Serenaders pose in two rows in front of a masonry building, possibly in Colorado. The group stand in front of a sign that reads "D & RGWRR Scenic Line Serenaders."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1930?]
    • E. end - Sweetwater Tunnel const.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction for the Dotsero Cutoff shows men working at the Sweetwater Tunnel, in Eagle County, Colorado. A steam shovel and shed are by the opening; the Colorado River is to the side.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1933
    • 3414 passing by La Veta, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western steam locomotive number 3414 (2-8-8-2) approaches the railroad station in La Veta (Huerfano County), Colorado. TA man stands near the frame building which has "La Veta" painted on the side. A sign on the building...
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
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    • Glenwood Canyon - M. P. 352.2

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; also shows a man and a signal light with mile mark letters: "352.2."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1930]
    • Track W. of Sylvan

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff follow a Colorado River bend in Eagle County, Colorado, by "pagoda" formations.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1934 or 1935]
    • Glenwood Canyon, M. L. and siding

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1930]
    • W. @ E. Shoshone tunnel

    • Tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad adjacent to the Colorado River, through the tunnel east of Shoshone in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County), Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • June, 1932
    • W. @ E. Shoshone tunnel

    • The Colorado River adjacent to the tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County), Colorado. The tracks enter the tunnel east of Shoshone.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • June, 1932
    • W. @ E. Shoshone tunnel

    • Tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad adjacent to the Colorado River, through the tunnel east of Shoshone in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County), Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • June, 1932
    • Cutoff tunnel const. (forms)

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction on the Dotsero Cutoff, in Eagle County, Colorado, consists of men working in a tunnel opening, or by lumber, a concrete mixer, and a truck.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1930 and 1934?]
    • Opposite E. S. W. Shoshone w/ highway

    • View of Colorado State Highway 40 South near Shoshone, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows the Colorado River and a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tunnel.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1930]
    • W. from Bond Tunnel

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff pass through a farm by the Colorado River, in Eagle County, Colorado. A steam shovel is by a fence; sheds and a house are by a dirt road.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1934 or 1935]
    • Grade W. of Bond

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff pass by the Colorado River and a farm in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1932
    • W. of Bond

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff pass under a catwalk in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1934
    • E. of Burns

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and bridge on the Dotsero Cutoff from across the Colorado River, Eagle County, Colorado; open fields flank the valley.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1934 or 1935?
    • E. of Burns

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and bridge of the Dotsero Cutoff across the Colorado River, in Eagle County, Colorado; open fields flank the valley.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1934 or 1935
    • Shoshone Colo. - west

    • Two sets of tracks on the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad converge into one prior to entering a tunnel which has been cut out of the vertical walls of Glenwood Canyon near Shoshone in Garfield County, Colorado. In the distance, a railroad...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October 4-8, 1930
    • Shoshone Colo. - west

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks near Shoshone, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October 4-8, 1930
    • Signal 533.4 - Glenwood Canyon

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows signal light "533.4."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October, 1930
    • Bridge piers E. of Range, Colo

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction on the Dotsero Cutoff, in Eagle County, Colorado; shows concrete bridge pylons in the Colorado River, men working with machinery, and a wooden trestle bridge. Stratified rock hills are in...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1933
    • D. & R. G. 169

    • Side view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 169, narrow gauge 4-6-0, with tender, bell and cattle catcher, possibly in Denver railroad yards, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • Spring 1939
    • E. @ Range - Dotsero Cutoff

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction on the Dotsero Cutoff, at Range, Eagle County, Colorado; shows tracks and grade flanked by cattle pasture, farmhouses, the Colorado River, and hills.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1934 or 1935?]
    • W. @ M. P. 355 Grizzly siding

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks near Grizzly, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows the Colorado River and milepost "D355."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1930]
    • Farmington R.R. station

    • View of the frame and half timbered Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad depot in Farmington (San Juan County), New Mexico. Freight cars are in the distance. Signs read: "Farmington" and "Rio Grande."
    • Arend, Lad.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Ry. (Rio Grande Train #475) Santa Fe Branch

    • Rio Grande Train 452 (Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad); engine 475 (Schenectady type 2-8-2) Chili Line, Santa Fe Branch; shows two freight and one passenger car near Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Dining Car

    • The 1910 Dining Car, extensively rebuilt in 1936, provided dining and lounge car service throughout the Rio Grande system from 1910 until its retirement in 1961. The success of the redesign and operation of the car is borne out by its nearly three...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1938 April 4
    • 32/20 speedboard - Glenwood Canyon

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • October 4-8, 1930

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