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    • 30 ft. snowcut, Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • Denver and Salt Lake Arrow Turn (passenger car) parked east of Corona snowshed by thirty foot snowbank cut, Rollins Pass, Colorado; shows men, women and railroad employees posed behind train, on roof and on snowbank and standard gauge track.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1904 and 1920]
    • A nearer view

    • Black smoke rises from a smokestack at the heating plant for the living facilities and the snowsshed in Corona (Grand County), Colorado. The buildings are wood frame and the snowshed has gables, they are buried in snow. Shows utility poles;...
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    • [between 1904 and 1928]
    • Alpine Tunnel

    • A double-headed passenger train of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad is stopped near the snowshed at the east portal of the Alpine Tunnel between Chaffee and Gunnison counties, Colorado. Scene includes conductors, a wood building near the...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1895 and 1899?]
    • Blasting at snowshed construction site

    • View of an explosive blast, probably to widen the Great Northern Railway railroad grade for snowshed construction, near Stevens Pass (King County), Washington.
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    • 1917 June 23
    • Boreas Pass

    • The tracks of the Colorado and Southern Railroad pass over Boreas Pass, near Dillon, Colorado, in Summit County. A snowshed covers the tracks; evergreen trees grow on the hillside below the shed.
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    • [about 1900]
    • Boy in snow

    • A boy wears a hat and a cardigan sweater with lapels and poses beside deep snow probably from a snowslide near Stevens Pass (King County), Washington. Shows a wooden snowshed roof and fire damaged trees on a mountain.
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    • 1917 June 10
    • Cascade Tunnel [sic]

    • People pose at the opening of a timber and concrete snowshed near the Cascade Tunnel in probably King County, Washington. Shows the abandoned Great Northern Railway grade and wooden cribbing. Women sit and pose near the dilapidated structure, a man...
    • Jukes, Fred.
    • [between 1921 and 1940?]
    • Close up of Corona in summer

    • Electric poles surround the employee living quarters and heating plant, with smokestacks, at Corona (Grand County), Colorado. A snowshed is behind the buildings and has gables. This Denver & Salt Lake Railroad stop is located on Rollins Pass....
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    • [between 1913 and 1928]
    • Corona in summer

    • View of the snowshed at Corona (Grand County), Colorado. The snowshed and telegraph poles are in snowdrifts. The Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway's living quarters and heating plant are in the distance. Smoke rises from the heating plant.
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    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Corona living quarters

    • The living quarters at the Denver and Salt Lake snowshed at Rollins Pass in Corona (Grand County), Colorado. Shows wood-frame buildings with flat roofs; a large water tank is next to two smokestacks for the heating plant.
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    • [between 1913 and 1926]
    • Corona telegraphic line

    • The telegraph posts that service the Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railroad snowshed at Corona (Grand County), Colorado are buried in snow so that only the tops of the posts are visible. The snowshed is at the foot of the snow-covered mountains.
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    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Corona with snowshed

    • The rail stop on Rollins Pass at Corona (Grand County, Colorado surrounded by a snowshed with parapets along the top of its wall. The buildings include one and two-story, wood-frame cabins with flat roofs. A large, round water tank is near two...
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    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Corona, Colo.

    • View of the Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway snowshed on a steep slope at Rollins Pass, near Corona, (Grand County), Colorado. Puffs of smoke rise from the smokestacks of the heating plant. Patches of snow dot the hillside.
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    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Corona, Colo.

    • An engine of the Denver & Salt Lake railroad clears the tracks near the snowshed at Corona, Colorado (Grand County). A puff of black smoke rises from the engine's smokestack. Telegraph lines dot the landscape, and the mountains surrounding the town...
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    • [between 1913 and 1928]
    • Corona, Colo. on the D & S. L.

    • Snow nearly buries telegraph lines outside the rail stop of Corona, on Rollins Pass, (Grand County) Colorado, on the Denver and Salt Lake railroad (the Moffat Line). The top of the snowshed is visible in the snowfield. Mountains are in the distance.
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    • [between 1913 and 1928]
    • Corona, Colorado, interior of snowshed

    • Passengers stand next to the covered train depot at Rollins Pass, in Corona (Grand County), Colorado. The tracks of the Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway are in the foreground. The depot is constructed of logs, and the roof of the snowshed is...
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    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Cumbres Hill

    • Smoke rises from a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train near Windy Point on Cumbres Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a wooden snowshed, rock spires and scattered timber on the slope.
    • Jukes, Fred.
    • 1908
    • Cumbres Pass summit

    • View of an abandoned Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad snowshed on the summit of Cumbres Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a wooden structure with missing siding and a bracketed roof. A small building and lumber debris are near the...
    • Koch, Don, 1942-
    • [between 1990 and 1999?]
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive #494 (2-8-2), and baggage cars #165 and #163, emerge from the snowshed on the summit of Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. The train is a Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 18
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive #494 (2-8-2) and passenger cars are outside the snowshed on the summit of Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. The train is a Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion special....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 18
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive #489 (2-8-2) and freight cars enter the west end of the snowshed on the summit of Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. The train is the last to travel the Marshall Pass route....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1955 May 2
    • D&RGW at  Marshall Pass

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 480, it hauls freight cars near the snowshed on Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Shows a snow fence on the slope near the tracks, and mountains in the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1954 October 6
    • D&RGW snowshed

    • Snowshed, photographed from train. Photographed: Marshall Pass, Colo., September 5, 1936.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1936
    • D&RGW snowshed

    • Snowshed; being torn down. Photographed: Marshall Pass, Colo., September 14, 1956.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1956
    • D&RGW snowshed

    • Snowshed. Photographed: top of Cumbres Pass, Colo., June 13, 1941.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1941
    • D&RGW snowshed

    • Showshed in Animas Canyon; photographed from train. Photographed: below Silverton, Colo., May 27, 1939.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1939
    • Damaged snowshed wall

    • Workers with shovels stand below concrete buttresses. Shows lumber debris and a snowshed wall damaged possibly by a rock slide near Stevens Pass (King County), Washington.
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    • Denver & Salt Lake scene

    • View, showing snowshed at the top of Rollins Pass, elevation 11,660 ft. Photographed: Corona, Colo., August 22, 1926.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1926
    • Derailment, Great Northern Railway

    • Workers in overalls hold shovels and stand beside a Great Northern Railway locomotive and a derailed freight car near Stevens Pass in King County, Washington. Shows piles of lumber for snowshed construction, and eroded, fire damaged mountain slopes.
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    • 1914 July 21
    • Dump Mountain [sic], Marshall Pass

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks probably near Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Shows railroad tracks, a snowshed is in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • East from Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • View of forested valley and distant mountains east from Rollins Pass, Colorado; includes standard gauge railroad track with some snow, timber to build snowshed above Tunnel Number 32 (Needles Eye Tunnel), and telephone poles paralleling rails....
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • 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.
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    • 1917 July 7
    • Entrance to snow shed

    • View of a Silverton Northern Railroad snow shed between Eureka and Animas Forks in San Juan County, Colorado; shows narrow gauge tracks and timber retaining walls. The Animas River valley is to the side.
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    • 1904
    • Eroded slope

    • Men stand on Great Northern Railway tracks destroyed by probably a rock slide on an eroded mountainside in King County, Washington. Shows fire damaged trees on the slope and a portion of a wooden snowshed.
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    • 1917 October 26
    • 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.
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    • 1917 August 16
    • Hook-Eye Curve near Breckenridge

    • View of Boreas Pass and "Hook-eye Curve" near Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Shows Denver, South Park, & Pacific railroad tracks, a trestle, snow fences, a snowshed and the town.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Interior snow sheds near the summit

    • View of the interior of a Central Pacific Railroad snowshed and railroad tracks. Sunlight shines through the timber structure.
    • Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909.
    • [between 1865 and 1890?]
    • Locomotive #203, NG 2-8-0 at lower snowshed slide, MP 492 1/2, Silverton Branch

    • Engine #203, narrow gauge 2-8-0, of the Silverton Branch at lower end of snowshed slide. Large pieces of debris, timbers, show in the deep snow from avalanches along the railroad tracks on the upper reaches of the Rio de Las Animas, on the approach...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • April or May 1909

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