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    • Placerville, Colorado

    • View of log and wooden buildings and a bridge over the San Miguel River in Placerville (San Miguel County), Colorado. Men and women stand in the street near corrals and the Capitol Hotel. Wooden logs form a dike on the riverbank.
    • Capitol Hotel (Placerville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Placerville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Placerville--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Placerville--1880-1890.; Dikes...
    • 1887 Oct
    • Placerville

    • A man in a conductor's hat and woman in a checked blouse pose on the depot dock of the Rio Grande Southern Railroad, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. Snow and icicles hang from the gable roof of the station with projecting bay, finial and...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Vanadium plant, Placerville

    • A man stands on the railroad tracks near a vanadium plant in Placerville (San Miguel County), Colorado. He wears a felt hat, suit, and a cigarette dangles from his mouth. A team of horses pulls a wagon up a dirt road toward the plant. Dark smoke...
    • Vanadium industry--Colorado--Placerville--1910-1930.; Placerville (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Placerville--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Placerville--1910-1930.; Ore industry--Colorado--Placerville--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Rio Grande Southern Depot

    • Men pose on the dock of the Rio Grande Southern Depot in Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. They wear duster and top hats, vests, and gold chains. The finial topped stationmaster's bay is behind them, with sign: "Placerville."
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Eastbound Galloping Goose # 5, R.G.S. tr. 372 @ Placerville passing Rocky Mtn. R.R. Club excursion...

    • Front view of the Rio Grande Southern Galloping Goose motor car beside a Rio Grande Southern excursion train in Placerville (San Miguel County), Colorado. Members of the Rocky Mountain Railroad Club walk near the trains or stand and sit on the back...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1940-1950.; Rocky Mountain Railroad Club--People--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clubs--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Railroad motor cars--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Railroad observation...
    • 1949 May 28
    • Placerville

    • View of residences, storefronts, and the "Placerville Post Office" along a dirt street in Placerville (San Miguel County), Colorado.
    • Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Placerville family

    • A family poses on their porch with their dog, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado.
    • Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dogs--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Placerville

    • View of Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows tracks, cars, and the depot of the Rio Grande Southern Railroad dusted in snow. A wooden footbridge over the San Miguel River leads to Lemon's hot baths.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Placerville, Colo., looking south

    • View of the Rio Grande Southern railroad depot and Galloway's stage stop in the town of Placerville (San Miguel County), Colorado. A footbridge crosses over the San Miguel River.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1880-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1880-1910.; San Miguel River (Colo.) 1880-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1880-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Placerville--1880-1910.
    • [between 1889 and 1910?]
    • Park, Geyser Spring, Placerville, Colo.

    • View of Lemon's Hot Springs, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows canvas tents around a vegetable garden among pool of water and evergreens. A man stands by a stack of logs and freight cars of the Rio Grande Southern Railroad show...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Springs--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Placerville flood

    • San Miguel River ice is jammed against a wooden foot bridge, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. A 1909 flood wiped out most of the town, prompting a move upstream.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Ice floes--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • [1909?]
    • Placerville flood

    • View of the swollen San Miguel River, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows a frame residence with a screened porch and a gabled window awning.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Placerville

    • Snowy view of Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows the Rio Grande Southern Railroad depot and tracks, a false front frame commercial building with a covered porch and the San Miguel River.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Placerville

    • View of Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows Fell's Hotel with a covered porch, ridgecresting, and external stairs, the Rio Grande Southern Railroad depot and tracks and the Galloway stage stop.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • [between 1908 and 1910?]
    • Placerville

    • Frame commercial buildings and dwellings line dirt street in Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. They include Fell's Hotel with a covered porch, ridgecresting, and external stairs, and the Galloway stage stop. The Rio Grande Southern Railroad...
    • Placerville (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1918
    • Placerville

    • People on horseback and in buggies are in front of "Grigg & Galloway Bros. Livery & Feed Stable," Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. Sheds with curved roofs are in the background; a dog is in the foreground.
    • Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Stables--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Bridge, Geyser Spring, Placerville, Colo

    • A man, women, and children pose on a wooden bridge over the San Miguel River, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. A dog is by a child in a spotted clown costume. A gate leads to Lemon's hot springs and a Rio Grande Southern Railroad freight...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Placerville

    • Tracks and the depot of the Rio Grande Southern Railroad edge the San Miguel River, Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado. Town includes commercial buildings, dwellings, an industrial shed with a bowstring truss roof, masonry foundation ruins...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1900-1910.; Placerville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; preparing to set out two boxcars; snow. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 19, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Head on, distant view; approaching switch; scenic. Photographed: south of Placerville, Colorado, September 15, 1948.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1948
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end, close view; view of wheels partially obstructed by brush. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end, close view on wye; view of wheels partially obstructed by brush. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Right side view of engine, close view; engine backing on wye. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 4

    • Three-quarter view of right side of motor car, from front end; Galloping Goose. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, August 4, 1951.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1950-1960.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Left side view of engine, close view. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 3

    • Three-quarter view of right side of motor car, from front end; Galloping Goose, from across stream. Photographed: between Placerville and Vance Junction, Colorado, 1946(?).
    • Railroad motor-cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Vance Junction (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande...
    • [1946?]
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end; light engine (without cars) at road crossing. Photographed: near Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end; doubleheaded with engine 452 on stock train. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car numbers 4 and 3

    • Right side view of motor cars; Galloping Geese from across San Miguel River. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, August 4, 1951.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1950-1960.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; depot beyond rear of train; snow. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 19, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Almost head on view; Engineer J. Alvin Talbert oiling. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Almost head on, distant view; depot at right; smoke; snow; scenic. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 18, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end; at depot; smoke; snow; scenic. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 18, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Almost head on view, on stub of wye. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 464, engine type 2-8-2

    • Right rear view of engine; train on wye. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 16, 1946.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1946
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; preparing to set out two boxcars; snow. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 19, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; switching; snow. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, November 19, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Almost head on, distant view; doubleheaded with engine 452 on stock train; engine 461 on stock pen siding. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 464, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end, close view; helper engine 461 behind fifth car; smoke; clouds. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 16, 1946.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1946
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 4

    • Three-quarter view of right side of motor car, from front end; Galloping Goose at depot. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, October 11, 1945.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1945
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end, close view on wye. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Right rear view of engine; being passed by engine 452 and stock cars. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 25, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Placerville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 464, engine type 2-8-2

    • Almost head on, distant view; freight train waiting for helper; clouds. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 16, 1946.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1946
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 7

    • Three-quarter view of left side of motor car, from front end, from below; Galloping Goose coming off trestle. Photographed: between Placerville and Dallas Divide, Colorado, September 16, 1946.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Dallas Divide (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande...
    • 1946
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 464, engine type 2-8-2

    • Right rear view of engine, distant view from road; train partially obstructed by trees. Photographed: north of Placerville, Colorado, September 16, 1946.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1946
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 455, engine type 2-8-2

    • Almost head on, distant view of train. Photographed: Placerville, Colorado, September 15, 1948.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1948
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 464, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; freight train on curve below road; with helper engine 461; smoke. Photographed: between Placerville and Brown, Colorado, September 16, 1946.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Brown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1946
    • New Placerville, Colo

    • View across San Miguel River of Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows frame houses, commercial buildings, the Rio Grande Southern depot and freight cars, a wooden bridge.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1910-1920.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Placerville (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Placerville--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1918?]
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Scenery. Photographed: south of Placerville, Colorado, September 15, 1948.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1948
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 3

    • Three-quarter view of left side of motor car, from front end; Galloping Goose at second earth slide; crew digging into slide. Photographed: near Placerville, Colorado, October 13, 1945.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Placerville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Placerville--1940-1950.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1945

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