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    • # 43 Allen, Colo - Glenwood Canyon

    • View of Allen, Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; shows the Colorado River, Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, and a shed with letters: "Allen."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Allen (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • October 4-8, 1930
    • # 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."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • October, 1930
    • #1 in Royal Gorge

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive #5481 pulls train #1 through the Royal Gorge beside the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Hanging Bridge and the sheer walls of the canon spanned by the Royal Gorge suspension bridge.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Arkansas River--1950-1960.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Royal Gorge Bridge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 Jul. 21
    • #109 Apple packers at Roberts #2

    • People pose by the North Fork Fruit Growers Association Warehouse No. 2 in Paonia (Delta County), Colorado. A boxcar is behind the building on the tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western railroad.
    • North Fork Fruit Growers Association (Paonia, Colo.)--1900- 1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Food industry--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Food storage buildings--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.
    • October 13, 1908
    • #168 in Black Canyon

    • Narrow gauge locomotive number 168 (engine type 4-6-0) pulls a train through the Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Delta County, Colorado. The Gunnison River is adjacent to the tracks.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900- 1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Saguache County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Saguache County--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Saguache County--1900-1910.;...
    • [1904?]
    • #196 Note: stage from Paonia Hotel

    • Men are gathered along the tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad in Paonia, Colorado. Crates of fruit are stacked next to the depot building. A horse-drawn bus, with "Paonia Hotel," painted on the side, is backed up next to the depot.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • #375 Arrival of Denver & Rio Grande passenger train

    • A steam locomotive of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad pulls into the Paonia, Colorado train station in Delta County. Spectators, all men, stand on both sides of the tracks to watch the entrance. Crates of fruit are stacked next to the depot...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.
    • September 19, 1908
    • #420 D.T.C. line car with cars #408, 1 & 2 & 20

    • Denver Tramway Company line car number 420 with crane in supply yard; trolleys in background.
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street railroad facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1910?]
    • #63 Mail bag expr. and #306 coach M-324-19

    • Side-view of two narrow gauge baggage cars of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad at the railroad depot in Antonito, Conejos County, Colorado. Painted on the side of the cars: "Baggage Railway Express Agency 63," "U. S. Mail Railway Post...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Antonito (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Antonito--1940-1950.
    • 1941 April 30
    • #63 mail bag expr. car M-327 41 Antonito, Colo.

    • Side view of a narrow gauge baggage car of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad at the depot in Antonito, Conejos County, Colorado. Written on the side of the baggage car: "Baggage Railway Express Agency 63."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Antonito (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Antonito--1940-1950.
    • August 30, 1941
    • #763 Ex. C, R.J.M.

    • Landscape along the C & S railroad tracks from Ludlow to Trinidad in Las Animas County, Colorado where coal miners marched during the UMW labor strike against CF&I.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.;...
    • 1913 or 1914
    • #763 Ex. G, R.J.M.

    • Panoramic landscape of the C & S railroad tracks from Ludlow to Trinidad in Las Animas County, Colorado during the coal miners UMW labor strike against CF&I. Shows trestle, cultivated field, and farm buildings.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Buildings--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; Miners'...
    • 1913 or 1914
    • #96 North Fork Fruit Growers Association offices and shipping sheds at Colburn's, Colorado

    • A man stands on the deck of a produce warehouse in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. The two-story frame building has a gable and covered porches on opposite sides of the building. Painted on the gableboard: "The North Fork Fruit Growers...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1910-1920.; North Fork Fruit Growers Association (Paonia, Colo.)--1910- 1920.; Paonia (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Food industry--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.; Food storage...
    • 1911
    • #97 Apple packers Robert's #1

    • People pose by the North Fork Fruit Growers Association Warehouse No. 2 in Paonia (Delta County), Colorado. A boxcar is behind the building on the tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western railroad.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1900-1910.; North Fork Fruit Growers Association (Paonia, Colo.)--1900- 1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Food industry--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Food storage...
    • October 13, 1908
    • 1 - 1:30 P.M. C & S 605 on spur off west side line, Denver, W 16th Ave. & Bryant St.

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway steam locomotive 605 (2-8-0) crossing a road near the intersection of West 16th (Sixteenth) Avenue and Bryant Street in Denver, Colorado. The tender is piled with coal. Letters on the locomotive and tender...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 January 17
    • 1 1/2 miles below Royal Gorge

    • A man in uniform stands on railroad tracks near the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. He carries a rifle and wears a cartridge belt. Shows mountains and brush.
    • Fremont County (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1920.; Uniforms--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • 1/4 mi. west of bridge 126-B, 2 tracks upside down, one upon the other

    • Railroad ties from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway are piled on top of each other and covered in mud from a flood, in probably Pueblo County, Colorado. Dried mud and debris are near a damaged telephone pole.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo County--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo...
    • 1921 June
    • 10 A.M. Union Pacific tr. 85, eng. 802 1 m. south of Henderson, Colo.

    • View of Union Pacific passenger train 85, led by steam locomotive 802 (4-8-4), near Henderson (Adams County), Colorado. The locomotive has a steel smoke deflector.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Powars (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Powars--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Powars--1950-1960.
    • 1955 July 18
    • 10 Mile [?]llow wheel

    • View of snow covered mountainside with plowed railroad tracks, Summit County, Colorado.
    • Summit County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • 10 Mile Canon below Wheeler's

    • View of a snow-covered mountainside and plowed railroad tracks in Tenmile Canyon, Summit County, Colorado.
    • Summit County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • 1000 mile tree U.P. RWy.

    • View of the 1000 Mile Tree near Union Pacific Railway Company tracks in Weber Canyon, Utah. A sign on the tree reads: "1000 Mile Tree." Telegraph poles are nearby.
    • Union Pacific Railway Company--1880-1900.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Utah--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Utah--1880-1900.; Trees--Utah--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1897]
    • 1000 Mile Tree, Weber Canon, U.P. Ry.

    • View of the 1000 (one thousand) Mile Tree and Union Pacific Railway tracks with rock formations in Weber Canyon, Utah. Shows telegraph poles.
    • Union Pacific Railway Company--1880-1900.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Utah--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Utah--1880-1900.; Trees--Utah--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • 10:00 A.M. Santa Fe tr. 123 and train of explosives at La Junta

    • View of two Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe trains stopped at the station in La Junta (Otero County), Colorado. Shows diesel locomotive 331, men and railroad signals.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1950-1960.; La Junta (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--La Junta--1950-1960.; Railroad signals--Colorado--La Junta--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Junta--1950-1960.
    • 1959 May17
    • 10:15 A.M., C & S 608 near Denver on Argo line, W 48th Ave. & Huron

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway steam locomotive 608 (2-8-0) on the Argo Line near W 48rh (Forty-eighth) Avenue and Huron Street in Denver, Colorado. The locomotive heads a tank car and a caboose. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "C & S,"...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Railroad tank cars--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1956 August 1
    • 10:30 A.M. Union Pacific diesel 1404 extra west about 3 miles west of Harriman, Wyo.

    • Union Pacific diesel locomotive 1404 with a consist of boxcars travels through a railroad cut in a rock formation in Laramie County, Wyoming.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Laramie County (Wyo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Wyoming--Laramie County--1950-1960.; Railroad cuts--Wyoming--Laramie County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Wyoming--Laramie County--1950-1960.; Rock...
    • 1956 November 25
    • 10:35 A.M., Rio Grande 5914, 5923 & two shrouded "B" units south at Sedalia

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotives 5914 and 5923 with two "B" units lead a freight train near Sedalia (Douglas County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotives reads: "Rio Grande," "5914" and "5923." Wood frame buildings are in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sedalia (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.
    • 1956 June 11
    • 10:45 A.M.., Santa Fe diesel 2233 leaving west end of Rice Yard, Denver, with Colorado Springs...

    • View of an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe freight rain led by diesel locomotive 2233 at the Colorado and Southern Rice Yard in Denver, Colorado. The consist has boxcars and tanker cars.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1956 June 6
    • 10:50 A.M. Union Pacific 2555 at Eaton, Colorado

    • View looking southwest at the 2nd (Second) Street crossing, of Union Pacific steam locomotive 2555 (2-8-2) and a caboose in the yards at Eaton (Weld County), Colorado. Metal sided buildings are near the tracks.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Eaton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Eaton--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Eaton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Eaton--1950-1960.
    • 1956 October 12
    • 10:55 A.M.Union Pacific 3958 extra south at Greeley

    • Union Pacific steam locomotive 3958 (4-6-6-4) is stopped beside a water column and caboose in Greeley (Weld County), Colorado. Signs on the locomotive read: "X3958." Storage tanks are in the distance.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Brighton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Brighton--1950-1960.
    • 1956 November 12
    • 11:15 A.M. C.B. & Q. diesels 153, etc. west bound at Eno

    • A Chicago, Burlington and Quincy freight train led by diesel locomotive 153 travels near Eno (Adams County), Colorado. The consist has boxcars.
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--Equipment & supplies--1950-1960.; Eno (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Eno--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Eno--1950-1960.
    • 1954 October 10
    • 11:15 A.M.Union Pacific 2295 at Greeley

    • Union Pacific steam locomotive 2295 (2-8-2) steams past metal buildings in Greeley (Weld County), Colorado. A sign on the locomotive reads: "X-2295."
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Greeley (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Greeley--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Greeley--1950-1960.
    • 1956 November 12
    • 11:30 A.M., Rio Grande diesel 5903 with "B" unit, southbound at Tomah

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive 5903 with a "B" unit leads a freight train near Tomah (Douglas County), Colorado. The consist has boxcars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Tomah (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Tomah--1950-1960.
    • 1956 June 11
    • 11:30-12,  C.B. & Q. engine 4947 in Arapahoe Plant of Public Service Company, Denver

    • View of Chicago, Burlington and Quincy steam locomotive 4947 (2-8-2), tender and gondola cars in Denver, Colorado. Shows high tension electric towers. The locomotive blows smoke. Letters on a gondola car read: "Union Pacific."
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Electric lines--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 January 17
    • 11:40 A.M. UP X275 east near  Magee, Colo.

    • A Union Pacific freight train led by diesel locomotive 275 travels near Magee (Adams County), Colorado. The consist has a gondola car, flatcar, and boxcars. Trees are in the distance.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Adams County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Adams County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Adams County--1950-1960.
    • 1959 June 20
    • 11:50 A.M., Great Western no. 60 at Windsor

    • View of Great Western Railway steam locomotive no. 60 (2-8-0) and a consist of gondola cars at Windsor (Weld County), Colorado. The cab crew stands on or in the locomotive. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "Great Western 60." The train is parked...
    • Great Western Railway Company (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Windsor (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Windsor--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Windsor--1950-1960.
    • 1956 October 12
    • 11th U.S. Cavalry arriving at Trinidad

    • A member of the 11th U.S. Cavalry, shakes hands with a man as the Cavalry arrives in Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado. The 11th Cavalry was called in at the request of Colorado Governor Ammons, to restore order in the coal fields after the...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cavalry--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Miners'...
    • [1914]
    • 12 noon Union Pacific engine 2520 extra north at Sand Creek

    • Union Pacific steam locomotive 2520 (2-8-2) with a consist of gondola cars and boxcars passes a corral in Adams County, Colorado.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Adams County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Adams County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Adams County--1950-1960.
    • 1956 January 2
    • 1290 series lounge interior

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western California Zephyr lounge car. Men and women sit on upholstered chairs and couches and at booths. The men wear suits and ties and the women wear dresses or skirts and sweaters. Bottles of coke are on...
    • Interiors--1950-1960.; Railroad lounge cars--1950-1960.; Women--1950-1960.
    • 1951 Apr
    • 12:05 p.m., Union Pacific extra 1427, north bound just south of Platteville, Colo.

    • View of a Union Pacific freight train led by diesel locomotive 1427 near Platteville (Weld County), Colorado. Shows trees, a barn and utility poles.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Weld County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Weld County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Weld County--1950-1960.
    • 1955 July 18
    • 12:30 P.M., Union Pacific 4021 extra west about 3 miles west of Harriman, Wyo.

    • A Union Pacific freight train led by steam locomotive 4021 (4-8-8-4) travels through a railroad cut in a rock formation in Laramie County, Wyoming.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Laramie County (Wyo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Wyoming--Laramie County--1950-1960.; Railroad cuts--Wyoming--Laramie County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Wyoming--Laramie County--1950-1960.; Rock...
    • 1956 November 25
    • 1346 Palmer Lake Eating House G. G. Russel Prop. D. & R. G. R. R.

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot and lunch room in Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado. People stand by the entrance; a boat house is to the right, and one building has an observation deck.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Palmer Lake Eating House (Palmer Lake, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1880-1890.; Restaurants--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1888?]
    • 1400 class engine climbing Soldier Summit at Gilluly, Utah

    • View from hillside over Gilluly station looks south across Soldier Creek, Utah. A Denver and Rio Grande F-81 Class 2-10-2 Engine makes its way up on one of the three levels of track required for the new two-percent grade up Soldier Summit.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1930.; Gilluly (Utah)--1910-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Utah--1910-1930.
    • [between 1913 and 1928]
    • 1449 gondola overturned on Montezuma Lumber Co. near Dolores

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western gondola is overturned near Dolores, in Montezuma County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Montezuma County--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Montezuma County--1940-1950.
    • 1946 September 13
    • 14th & Lawrence

    • A view of the snow covered intersection of 14th (Fourteenth) and Lawrence streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows trolley car tracks, utility poles, residences and snow covered trees.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • 14th & Lawrence

    • A view a multiple story building at the intersection of 14th (Fourteenth) and Lawrence streets in Denver, Colorado. Piles of wood and other construction materials are on the streets in front of the building. Shows other local businesses, utility...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Three men pose in a field below the at the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a muddy, snow covered field and a small brick building. A railroad bridge is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1899 March 28
    • 14th Street Viaduct

    • Three men pose in a field below the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. Shows a muddy, snow covered field and a small brick building. A railroad bridge is in the background. The viaduct began at 14th and Wazee and ended at 14th...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1899 March 28

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