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    • C&S wreck

    • Wreck, with Colorado & Southern 309 on wreck train. Photographed: Site unknown, 1917.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1917
    • Train wreck, Platte Canon, Colorado and Southern

    • Scene of a Colorado and Southern Railway train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Passengers stand and walk along the tracks. Rock outcrops and brush cover a slope at the shore of the north fork of the South Platte River.
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    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Wreck car #700 at Central Loop

    • View of Denver Tramway Company wreck car number 700 at the Central Loop (between Arapahoe, Lawrence, and 15th (Fifteenth) Streets) in downtown Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the side of the car reads: "Wreck Car."
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    • 1924
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Wrecked cars, wreck train in distance. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1932
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Tender of engine 3822 after wreck. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1932
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Scattered freight cars after wreck. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1932
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Colorado & Southern wreck crane 99001 and tender of engine 3822. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1932
    • C&S wreck

    • Wreck; shows two cranes. Photographed: Westminster, Colo., October 18, 1926.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1926
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Wreck of the "San Juan", 3 cars derailed by snowslide; parlor car "Durango" on its side beside the track. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1948
    • D&RGW wreck

    • "San Juan" wreck, distant view of coaches 327, 319, after snowslide carried them down the hill, on February 11, 1948. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1948
    • CRI&P wreck

    • Wreck; after runaway. Photographed: at Colorado Springs, Colo., May 9, 1938.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1938
    • CRI&P wreck

    • Wreck; after runaway. Photographed: Colorado Springs, Colo., May 9, 1938.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1938
    • Glendive train wreck

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana; shows the wreckage of the day coach, smoker, and mail cars.
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    • 1908 August 11
    • The wreck at Dome Rock

    • View of a Denver, South Park and Pacific Railway accident at Dome Rock (Jefferson County) Colorado; engineer William G. "Billy" Westall died saving the lives of 450 excursionists on the passenger train, trying to stop it before hitting an obstacle.
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    • 1898, August 28
    • Gilpin County Tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment above the wreck. Men work to stabilize locomotive number 3 and move it back on the tracks. A pulley and...
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    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Gilpin County tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment and view the wreck. Workers help move locomotive number 3 as it is is pulled along the track by a rope...
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    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Wreck of first passenger train in Anacond [sic] F & C C RY

    • View of a Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad wreck near Anaconda (Teller County), Colorado; shows men, women and children looking at wrecked passenger cars. A photographer has a box camera on a tripod.
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • 1894, July 9
    • CMStP&P wreck, engine number 34A, engine type EMD E9A

    • This occurred on March 23, 1961, in Gilcrest, Colorado, when #18 Portland Rose struck a truck in Gilcrest.  The lead engine is Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific #34A (EMD E9), the B-unit is Union Pacific #972b, and the rearward A-unit is Union...
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • March 27, 1961
    • CMStP&P wreck, engine number 34A, engine type EMD E9

    • This occurred on March 23, 1961, in Gilcrest, Colorado, when #18 Portland Rose struck a truck in Gilcrest.  The lead engine is Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific #34A (EMD E9), the B-unit is Union Pacific #972b, and the rearward A-unit is Union...
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • March 27, 1961
    • C&S wreck

    • Wrecker 99001. Photographed: In Denver, Colo., 1917.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1917
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Car "Durango" beside track, after snowslide; "Phantom Curve". Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1948
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Car "Durango", beside track, after snowslide. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1948
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado & Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
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    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Cars 327 and 319, at bottom of hill, after snowslide carried them down, on February 11, 1948. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1948
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of a train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River; a group of bystanders stands near the train surrounded by wreckage. The...
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    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • Men stand and observe the damage of a Colorado and Southern Railway train wreck on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. The chassis is seen at the side of a ripped open passenger car with...
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    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
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    • 1901 Sept. 01
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 498

    • Damaged by derailment on Cumbres Pass; engine only. Photographed: Cumbres, Colo., May 30, 1960.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1960
    • D&RGW wreck

    • "San Juan", after snowslide at "Phantom Curve"; shows car "Durango" near track, and coaches 327 and 319 far below, slide occurred February 11, 1948. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1948
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 498

    • After derailment on Cumbres Pass; engine only. Photographed: Cumbres, Colo., May 30, 1960.
    • Perry, Otto, 1894-1970.
    • 1960
    • G. N. wreck, Skykomish River, Western Wash.

    • Men stand near the site of a Great Northern Railway wreck on tracks beside the Skykomish River in Snohomish County, Washington. Shows an overturned locomotive, scattered freight cars and a fallen power line. A pile of railroad ties and a "Grant...
    • Pickett, Lee.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck, Royal Gorge route

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Western Railroad wreck near Granite (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows locomotive 1604 and passenger cars in the Arkansas River. Men stand on the wreckage, tracks and on a rocky hillside.
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    • 1926, Labor Day
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck, Royal Gorge route

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Western Railroad wreck near Granite (Chaffee County), Colorado. People stand on tracks and on a dirt road. Shows passenger cars in the Arkansas River.
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    • 1926 Labor Day
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck, Royal Gorge route

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Western Railroad wreck near Granite (Chaffee County), Colorado. People stand on tracks and twisted wreckage. One man sits on a rock in the Arkansas River. Shows passenger cars in the river.
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    • 1926 Labor Day

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