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    • Quarries at Marble, Colo. The marble deposit is exposed for a distance of more than a mile

    • View looking west on the east side of Yule Creek shows the early quarry development of the mountainside of exposed marble of the Colorado Yule Marble Company, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, showing buildings, a 50 ton...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Yule Quarry (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • North Clear Creek. Hidden Treasure Mill

    • across the creek from the tracks. A building stands in the background at the base of a rocky hill. The tracks of the Gilpin Tramway run around the hillside in midground.; The Hidden Treasure Mill in Gilpin County, Colorado, stands in the center of...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 8

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 February 17
    • Lakewood on Parade coal powered vehicle

    • Photograph of an early steam powered vehicle during the Lakewood on Parade celebration in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Festivals--Colorado--Lakewood.; Parades--Colorado--Lakewood.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • Undated
    • Industries construction equipment steam tractor with two men

    • Workmen pose on a Rumley steam powered tractor probably near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Tractors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Replica of Santa Fe "Chief"

    • A view of large scale replica of the Santa Fe "Chief." The miniature locomotive and cars have rubber wheels. Inscriptions on the locomotive read "3460," "John Purcell," and "Santa Fe." The passenger cars have advertising banners, two read: "Never a...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Public relations--1930-1940.; Advertisements--1930-1940.; Miniature railroads--1930-1940.
    • 1939 Nov. 11
    • Hydraulic mining, Park County

    • View of a gold placer mine in Park County, Colorado; shows a steam [?] powered crane with lettering: "Snowstorm Hydraulic Co.," and a boulder in its grasp. Across a stream, on tailings, a miner runs a "monitor" nozzle.
    • Park County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Denver & Rio Grande Engine 5771

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Engine No. 5771 currently on display at the Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 West 44th Avenue, Golden, Colo. Between 1971-1983, this diesel engine powered the last non-Amtrak intercity passenger train in the United...
    • Colorado Railroad Museum--2000-2010.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Golden--2000-2010.; Golden (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Pictorial works.; Colorado Railroad Museum--Pictorial works.; Diesel...
    • 2009
    • Industries construction equipment steam tractor at work site

    • A workman poses on a Rumely steam powered tractor at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Tractors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • McFarlane Foundry in Black Hawk pulled down with new road was put in.

    • Interior of the McFarlane Foundry in Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery in the building includes: a drill press, fly wheels, belts, and electric powered lathes.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Foundries--1900-1920.; Interiors--1900-1920.; Machinery--1900-1920.; Mining--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Marble mining

    • View looking southward from the east side of Yule Creek, shows mining equipment precariously aligned on an exposed vein of marble at the quarries on the west side of Yule Creek, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The third...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1950.; Yule Quarry (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1910-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1910-1950.
    • [between 1914 and 1941]
    • Section crew - Sasco, Arizona

    • View of an Arizona Southern Railroad construction crew in Sasco (Pinal County), Arizona; Mexican and probably American Indian men pose on a hand powered work car.
    • Arizona Southern Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Employment--Arizona--Sasco--1900-1910.; Mexican Americans--Employment--Arizona--Sasco--1900-1910.; Sasco (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Railroad construction &...
    • [between 1904 and 1910]
    • "Lark" airplane

    • A pilot sits in a propeller powered airplane named "The Lark," probably in Colorado.
    • Airplanes--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • First electric storage battery car in America ran in Twin Falls, Idaho

    • A Twin Falls Railway Company battery powered electric railroad car sits on a flatcar in Twin Falls (Twin Falls County). Men including R. R. Spafford and Mr. Gettert pose by the coach: letters read: "Shoshone Falls," and "101 Baggage & Express."
    • Twin Falls Railway Company--1910-1920.; Twin Falls (Idaho)--1910-1920.; Electric railroads--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.
    • 1913 April 29
    • Underground mine railway, 2550 level, Magma Copper Company, Superior, Arizona

    • Manual Gonzalez (?) drives an ore cart train 2550 feet underground on the railway used by the Magma Copper Company, Superior, Arizona. He wears a battery powered headlamp and has a tin of Prince Albert tobacco and a pack of Lucky Strike cigarettes...
    • Superior (Ariz.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.; Mine railroads--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.; Miners--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.; Mining--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.
    • November 22, 1938
    • Hauling marble 9300 ft. above sea level- Marble, Colorado

    • Miners on a steam powered tractor hauling marble slabs from the Colorado Yule Marble Company quarry four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado, cross a bridge over the Crystal River enroute to the company's mill site.
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble.; Marble--Colorado--Marble.; Miners--Colorado--Marble.; Mining--Colorado--Marble.; Trailers--Colorado--Marble.
    • [between 1908 and 1910]
    • Ohio River steamship "Washington" Rochester, Pa.?

    • Passengers are on the steam powered paddle wheeler "Washington" on the Ohio River probably near East Rochester (Beaver County), Pennsylvania. The excursion boat has four passenger decks, a pilot house with a "Washington" sign, a paddle wheel and a...
    • East Rochester (Pa.)--1930-1940.; Ohio River--1930-1940.; Flags--American--1930-1940.; Rivers--Pennsylvania--East Rochester--1930-1940.; Stern wheelers--United States--Pennsylvania--East Rochester--1930-1940.
    • 1932?
    • Threshing wheat

    • Men work on a wagon and on a threshing machine powered by a steam tractor on the plains of Colorado. A long belt connects the two machines. A tank on a wagon bed and a wagon are beside the tractor. Men sit and stand on wagons loaded with wheat...
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Threshing--Colorado--1900-1910.; Tractors--Colorado--1900-1910.; Wheat--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909 August 23
    • Denver Public School sewing machines

    • Photograph of three foot powered Singer sewing machines originally used in different schools in the dearly days of Denver, Colorado. The machine of the right of the picture was one of those original to Barnum School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Sewing machines.; Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Lumber camp

    • View of a lumber camp in (probably) Colorado; shows men, a girl, and a boy, by sheds and a steam powered machine.
    • Girls--Colorado--1870-1890.; Lumber industry--Colorado--1870-1890.; Machinery--Colorado--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Lakewood on Parade hay thresher float

    • Photograph of an early steam powered hay thresher during the Lakewood on Parade celebration in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Festivals--Colorado--Lakewood.; Parades--Colorado--Lakewood.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • Undated
    • Manitou & Pikes Peak Ry. 0-4-OT #4 last steam train to summit.

    • View of Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway cog locomotive number 4 and a passenger car on the last steam powered trip to the summit of Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. Railroad employees, probably railway conductors, in uniform and passengers...
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1950-1960.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1950-1960.; Passengers--Colorado--El Paso County--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1958 September 7
    • Cheeseman [sic] Res. sand scow

    • A small, steam powered boat tows a barge of sand at Cheesman Reservoir (Douglas County), Colorado.
    • Cheesman Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Douglas County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Barges--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Boats--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Reservoirs--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1902 and 1910?]
    • West High School shop teacher and guest

    • Photograph of William L Watters and Mr. Bishofberger from the Public Service Company inspecting at a machine powered lathe in the shop room at West High School in Denver, Colorado.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1949
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building buses

    • Photograph of the several buses parked inside the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1942
    • Empire State mill, Six Mile Canon, Storey Co., Nev.

    • Children pose near the Empire State mill, powered by a large water wheel, in Six Mile Canyon, Storey County, Nevada.
    • Empire State Mill (Nev.)--1870-1890.; Storey County (Nev.)--1870-1890.; Mills--Nevada--Storey County--1870-1890.; Mining--Nevada--Storey County--1870-1890.; Waterwheels--Nevada--Storey County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Flood prevention work on the Platte River at Globeville

    • View of excavation, a levee, and diverted river water at 46th (Forty sixth) Street in the Globeville neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Steam powered machinery with a derrick (probably a pile driver) is on a barge, men work and people look on, cars...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1920-1930.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Flood control--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Levees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Pile...
    • 1927 March - April
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition from streetcars to gas...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Green River - early stern wheel paddle steamboat

    • View of a steam powered paddle-wheel passenger boat, the "City of Moab," on the Green River, in Utah. A house is on the riverbank.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1900-1910.; Rivers--Utah--1900-1910.; Stern wheelers--Utah--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Argentine Mine, Leadville, Col.

    • View of the Argentine Mine, in Lake County, Colorado; shows a mule powered grinder and gold miners with hand tools.
    • Grinding machines--Colorado--Lake County--1860-1890.; Lake County (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1860-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1860-1890.; Mules--Colorado--Lake County--1860-1890.
    • [between 1860 and 1890?]
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition from streetcars to gas...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Iron Springs Hotel

    • Exterior view of the Iron Springs Hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking southwest. This 65 room hotel was the first to have electric lights, when its own water powered turbine became operational in 1885. It boasted electric lights and call...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Iron Springs Hotel (Manitou Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition from streetcars to gas...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Mining machinery

    • A group of workers pose near a large piece of mining machinery probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. The men wear overalls and hats. Large piles of rocks are nearby. The mining machine is powered by electricity and has large belts, wheels, and...
    • Las Animas County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Machinery--Colorado--Las Animas County--1870-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Marble quarry

    • View of the Kerr Stone Company marble quarry near Howard (Fremont County), Colorado. Hand powered guy derricks and a building are nearby. Light snow covers the ground.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Marble--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner operates an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner stands on a drill steel wedged between the rock faces of the hanging wall and the foot wall. A...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Drilling & boring machinery--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Marble quarry

    • View of the Kerr Stone Company marble quarry near Howard (Fremont County), Colorado. A portable fire box boiler is suspended by a hand powered guy derrick nearby.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Boilers--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition from streetcars to gas...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Redondo Beach, the beach

    • View of Santa Monica Bay and Redondo Beach in Los Angeles County, California. Railroad freight cars sit on a pier. Shows a tugboat and possibly a turbine powered passenger ship.
    • Redondo Beach (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Santa Monica Bay (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Bays (Bodies of water)--California--Redondo Beach--1880-1900.; Piers & wharves--California--Redondo Beach--1880-1900.; Ships--California--Redondo Beach--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Marble quarry

    • Miners work in the Kerr Stone Company marble quarry near Howard (Fremont County), Colorado. Hand powered guy derricks, a building, and water tank are nearby. Light snow covers the ground.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner squats down to operate an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner leans against a thick rock wall. Smaller rocks stand in a pile in the dark background. The...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Drilling & boring machinery--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition from streetcars to gas...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building

    • Exterior photograph of the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver metropolitan region's transition from streetcars to gas...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Colo. R.R. at D &RGW connection, Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of Colorado Railroad #1, a self-propelled gasoline-electric powered freight car (formerly Colorado & Kansas Railroad rolling stock) in Pueblo, Colorado. The car has a large sliding door, a headlight and a bell mounted on the roof.
    • Colorado Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad motor cars.
    • 1958
    • Compressor in Treasury Mine

    • View of a large, probably steam powered compressor in a building at the Treasury Mine in possibly San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Air compressors--Colorado--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building bus driver and bus

    • Photograph of a 1939 Twin Coach bus and its unidentified driver parked outside the Denver Tramway Motor Coach Division building located in Denver, Colorado. The Motor Coach Division Building of the Denver Tramway Company figured into the Denver...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1939
    • Battery powered car - early 1900's with Mrs. Charles C. Gates and friend

    • Mrs. Charles C. Gates (Hazel Rhoads Gates) and a friend take time out from their drive in an early battery powered car for a photo, Denver, Colorado. Both women wear dresses, hats with flowers, gloves, jackets. They are parked in a local city park.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Electric automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Gates, Hazel LaDora Rhoads.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Winch house

    • A man stands on an elevated metal platform between steam powered engines and a winch with cable in a wooden winch house. Shows steam pipes, a wheel to operate the winch, and a wheel with numbers. Posters, pictures and an American flag hang on the...
    • Hoisting machinery--1890-1900.; Interiors--1890-1900.; Steam engines--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]

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