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    • Derailment at Embro

    • Steam rises from a traveling crane beside Great Northern Railway freight cars derailed at Embro (King County), Washington. People and stacks of lumber are on the railroad bed. A sign near frame buildings reads: "Embro."
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Cities & towns--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.
    • 1917 May 25
    • Embro

    • A steam powered "Bucyrus" traveling crane and a Great Northern Railway freight car filled with rocks are in Embro (King County), Washington. Shows workers on a flat bed car or between tracks. A frame building sign reads: "Grant Smith & Company,...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.
    • 1917 June 29
    • Embro

    • Men stand on a platform beside derailed freight cars filled with rocks in Embro (King County), Washington. Stacks of supplies are piled beside Great Northern Railway tracks. A steam locomotive and traveling crane are near frame buildings. Shows an...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction workers--Washington...
    • 1917 June 29
    • Embro

    • Men stand on Great Northern Railway tracks near flat bed cars at a snowshed construction site in Embro (King County), Washington. An excavator clears away rocks, probably from a snow or rock slide.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Landslides--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroads--Washington...
    • 1917 July 7
    • Embro Wn.

    • Men in jackets and fedoras pose beside Great Northern Railway tracks, derailed freight cars and a steam locomotive with a traveling crane in Embro (King County), Washington. Shows construction debris and wrecked track on the ground.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; King County (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Washington...
    • 1917 June 20 [?]
    • Embro, Washington

    • People walk on Great Northern Railway tracks near frame buildings in Embro (King County), Washington. Shows fire damaged trees on a steep slope, and a sign on a building that reads: "Embro."
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Cabins--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Cities & towns--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.
    • 1917 September 8
    • Great Northern locomotive

    • View of a Great Northern Railway locomotive on tracks at Embro (King County), Washington. Workers and a construction excavator are on a wooden snowshed roof. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; King County (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • 1917 August 16
    • Great Northern Railway derailment

    • Men stand on Great Northern Railway tracks near freight cars and a derailed caboose in probably Embro (King County), Washington. Frame buildings and a smokestack are beside tracks. Shows a Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Omaha Railroad car, a...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad employees--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Washington...
    • 1917 May 25
    • Men on snowshed

    • View of workmen with shovels and small gauge construction tracks on top of a wooden snowshed at probably Embro (King County), Washington. Frame buildings in Embro are beside Great Northern Railway tracks and freight cars.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction workers--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • 1917 August 24
    • Snowshed

    • Traveling construction crane on a frame snowshed with wooden cribbing beside Great Northern Railway tracks, probably near Embro (King County), Washington. Fire damaged and eroded hillsides and piles of snow are nearby.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; King County (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • 1917 June 30
    • Snowshed

    • Steam rises from a Great Northern Railway locomotive beside a frame snowshed in probably Embro (King County), Washington. Freight cars, frame buildings and a fire damaged hillside are nearby.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Railroad facilities--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroads--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Snowsheds--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.
    • 1917 September 8
    • Snowshed at Embro

    • View of a wooden snowshed under construction at Embro (King County), Washington. Laborers work beside Great Northern Railway tracks, a locomotive, and freight cars filled with probably sand. Shows frame buildings, piles of rebar and lumber.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction workers--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad freight...
    • 1917 August 17
    • Susan Knapp Oral History

    • Susan Lynn Knapp was born in 1949 in Denver, Colorado. Her family had lived in the Globeville and Swansea neighborhood for several decades, within a few blocks of each other, and owned several family businesses together. Her father and his...
    • Knapp, Susan, 1949-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 2013 November 16

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