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    • Uintah Ry. excursion train

    • View of a Uintah Railway narrow gauge excursion train probably in Garfield County, Colorado. The consist is led by a steam locomotive and includes a passenger car and an open observation car with a canvas roof. Lettering on the observation car...
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    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Chicago, Burlington and Quincy, Denver Zephyr, beauty contestants

    • Beauty contestant winners (identified from left to right) Elizabeth Foster, Wilma Adams, Florence Collier, Virginia Roper, Beverley Peterson, and their chaperon, Mrs. H.C. Leuty pose in the observation car of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy,...
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    • 1936
    • At Hanging Bridge

    • Passengers pose with railroad employee in the rear "Canon" series observation car of eastbound No. 2, The Scenic Limited, of the Denver and Rio Grande Western, above the Arkansas River, near Hanging Bridge, Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1920 and 1929]
    • People in rear of observation car Denver

    • Passengers pose for a photo on the back of a Colorado Midland observation car No. 111 at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. All of the passengers are dressed in their finest travel clothes. The men wear suits and hats and the women wear dresses and...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Pullman, "Tryphosa"

    • Rear view of Pullman "Tryphosa," an all wood, eight section lounge with open platform observation on the rear of the first Scenic Limited train, Denver & Rio Grande Railroad at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1906 June 2
    • D&RGW "Canon" series observation car on eastbound #2

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad "Canon" series observation car stops eastbound at Hanging Bridge, Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado. Men, women, and a porter pose on the vestibule; the Arkansas River is at the side, and pipelines follow...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • December, 1927
    • The Platte Valley and Denver skyline

    • View of the Denver skyline and the Platte Valley from the west side of Interstate 25 (I-25) in Denver, Colorado. Shows the north bound lanes of I-25 and commercial buildings in the Platte Valley, the observation tower at Six Flags Elitch Gardens...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2000
    • D&RGW observation car, Silverton, Colo.

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad "Silver Vista" narrow gauge observation car in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Locomotive 478 (2-8-2) switches on tracks nearby. Steep mountain slopes are next to the tracks.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 October 3
    • Hanging Bridge in Royal Gorge

    • Three railroad employees, two conductors and a brakeman, and two women stand on an open observation car under the Hanging Bridge in the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River, Fremont County, Colorado. The steep, cragged walls of the canyon tower above...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • At Genoa, Colorado 5 states can be seen from tower.

    • The tower at Genoa, Colorado, six stories high with glassed and open observation decks, was built in the early 1900s by C. W. Gregory, and has been run by several owners. Genoa is the highest point between Denver and New York City, and six states...
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    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • At Genoa, Colorado 5 states can be seen from tower.

    • The tower at Genoa, Colorado, six stories high with glassed and open observation decks, was built in the early 1900s by C. W. Gregory. Genoa is the highest point between Denver and New York City, and six states are visible: painted on the tower and...
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    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Great Northern Oriental Limited

    • View of Great Northern Railway Oriental Limited passenger train on tracks near a railroad signal. A steel passenger car reads "Great Northern" and "Compartment Observation Car," "9029," and a sign on the railing displays the Oriental Limited logo.
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    • [between 1924 and 1931]
    • California Zephyr

    • View of a California Zephyr train on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks at the east portal of the Moffat Tunnel in Gilpin County, Colorado. Passenger observation cars read: "Silver Bronco," "D.& R.G.W." and "C.B.& O." "Moffat Tunnel,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.
    • [1949?]
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #499 (2-8-2) stopped on tracks near a railroad bridge at Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Members of the Rocky Mountain Railroad Club stand near special cars #163, #306, #284,...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 September 25
    • SL & U combine 603 and observation car 752 broadside, Orem, Utah

    • Salt Lake & Utah Railroad combine interurban streetcar 603 and observation car 752 pass a depot at Orem (Utah County), Utah; lettering reads: "Fast Freight Red Arrow." Wasatch Range mountains are in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1945 October 17
    • Summit Pikes Peak, Col.

    • Women wear dresses, hats and shawls and walk beside Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway tracks at the summit of Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. People stand on an observation platform above the stone U.S. Signal Station. American flags are on...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1901
    • Iola, Colorado

    • Two wood buildings and an observation tower in Iola, Gunnison County, Colorado, are near the Gunnison River. The larger building has a sign in a large gable reading "Iola Hotel and Fishing Resort;" a smaller sign reads "Iola Post Office." A Black...
    • Price, Charles S.
    • [between 1910 and 1940?]
    • Line-up of planes, Army Air Show

    • View of biplanes from the Colorado Air National Guard, 120th Aero Observation Squadron lined up at Lowry Field, near Dahlia Street and 38th Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Shows Douglas O-02H aircraft lined up on the side of the dirt runway.
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    • Army Air Show

    • View of biplanes in flight from the Colorado Air National Guard, 120th Aero Observation Squadron at Lowry Field, near Dahlia Street and 38th Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Shows Douglas O-02H aircraft, lettering reads: "U.S. Army," "Douglas O [-02H],"...
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    • Line-up of airplanes. Army Air Show

    • Douglas O-02H biplanes from the Colorado Air National Guard, 120th Aero Observation Squadron are lined up for an air show at Lowry Field, near Dahlia Street and 38th Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Men, many in uniform, walk near the biplanes. A large...
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    • Tony Canzonari, Victor Campolo, boxers

    • Boxer, Tony Canzonari and Victor Campolo pose on the rear platform of the observation car of the New York Central, Twentieth Century Limited in Grand Central Station in New York City, New York. They stand with the conductor and unidentified men....
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    • Uintah excursion train

    • View of a Uintah Railway narrow gauge excursion train probably in Garfield County, Colorado. The consist is led by a steam locomotive and includes a passenger car and a flat car with a temporary frame that supports wooden poles, a railing, and a...
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    • [between 1906 and 1910?]
    • Children and Southern Pacific stewardess / RN

    • A boy in a sailor suit, a woman who holds a young girl on her lap and a Southern Pacific Railroad Stewardess / RN who holds a young boy sit in Chrome and velvet seats in the observation car of probably the Coast Daylight express train. A wall with...
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    • The Salmson

    • View of a Salmson single engine airplane in Warvillers (or Warfuilliers), Somme, Picardie, France; hangar tents are in the background.
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    • 1918, May 25
    • The Tower

    • The tower at Genoa, Colorado, six stories high with glassed and open observation decks, was built in the early 1900s by C. W. Gregory. Genoa is the highest point between Denver and New York City, and six states are visible: painted on the tower is...
    • Shovick.
    • [between 1920 and 1950?]
    • D&RGW

    • The charred remains of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad "Silver Vista," car #313, are in the rail yard after a fire at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Glass panes are missing from the top of the burned observation and passenger car. Brick or...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 October 17
    • Royal Gorge

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Railroad passenger train is westbound in Royal Gorge just past Hanging Bridge on the Arkansas River, Fremont County, Colorado. Coal smoke fills the air over the train and a rear open top observation car.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1905 and 1910]
    • Denver and Rio Grande excursion car

    • A shiny new Denver and Rio Grande excursion car number 780 parks in the Denver station yard, Denver, Colorado. The "Scenic Line of the World" built three open observation cars with flip-back benches in 1905. Two men and a dog stand by a locomotive...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1905]
    • B & O 7618 (2-8-8-4), 5304 (4-6-2) exhibit special leaving Akron Jct., OH

    • Baltimore & Ohio freight cars carry antique locomotives and open railroad passenger and observation carriages and coaches in Akron Junction (Summit County), Ohio. Signs identify the exhibits. Lettering on the locomotives and carriages read:...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 July 1
    • Denver and Rio Grande excursion car

    • A shiny new Denver and Rio Grande excursion car number 780 parks in the Denver station yard, Denver, Colorado. The "Scenic Line of the World" built three open observation cars with flip-back benches in 1905. The Western Electric Company building,...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1905]
    • Denver and Rio Grande excursion car

    • Side view of the shiny new Denver and Rio Grande excursion car number 780, in the Denver station yard, Denver, Colorado. The "Scenic Line of the World" built three open observation cars with flip-back benches in 1905.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1905]

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