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    • Pikes Peak from Quarry Spur

    • View of Pikes Peak from possibly the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company's Quarry Spur in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad sidings--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Pikes Peak from Quarry Spur

    • View of Pikes Peak from possibly the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company's Quarry Spur in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad sidings--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Location of road to Oil House Spur - west side of Berthoud Pass

    • View of the road to Oil House Spur at West Portal (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park), Colorado in Grand County. A pile of boards and debris next to a wooden fence near two wooden sheds. Car on road.
    • West Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roads--Colorado--West Portal--1920-1930.
    • September, 1928
    • Quarry at Wilson's Spur, Frying Pan

    • Workers stand near a mule-drawn rail car loaded with cut stone at Wilson's Spur on the Colorado Midland Railway in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows an ax, a chisel, sledgehammers, and other tools. Workmen are in the distance. The Fryingpan River and a...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1900.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Fryingpan River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Mules--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Quarrying--Colorado--Eagle...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Boreas Pass

    • A dilapidated mining structure on Boreas Pass, Farnum Spur, Park County, Colorado, has been reduced to its framing and stairways; other building debris, possibly the roof, lies near the building. Nearby are two abandoned log cabins, and boards lie...
    • Farnham Spur (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Farnham Spur--1960-1970.
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    • Eagle River Canon, Ben Butler Mine, Glenwood Extension D.& R.G.R.R.

    • View of the railroad tracks and a spur of the Denver Rio Grande Railroad Glenwood Extension along the Eagle River, near the Ben Butler Mine, below Gilman, in Eagle River Canyon, Eagle County, Colorado. Shows a mining tramway, aerial cables,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gilman (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Quarry at Wilson's Spur Frying Pan [sic]

    • Workmen stand near a burro-drawn rail car loaded with cut stone during construction at Wilson's Spur on the Colorado Midland Railway Company tracks in Eagle County, Colorado. The Fryingpan River and a wooden bridge are nearby.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1900.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Fryingpan River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1900.; Railroad...
    • [between 1889 and 1900?]
    • C&S narrow gauge train, engine number 9, engine type 2-6-0

    • Train #71, passenger; 2 cars. Photographed: Near Flanders Spur, Colo., February 22, 1934.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1934.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Flanders Spur.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1934
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Roadbed of spur. Photographed: Ute Junction, Colorado, May 2, 1956.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ute Junction--1950-1960.; Ute Junction (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ute Junction--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1956
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Roadbed of spur. Photographed: Ute Junction, Colorado, May 2, 1956.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ute Junction--1950-1960.; Ute Junction (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ute Junction--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1956
    • Farnham Spur on Boreas Pass

    • View of the remains of the Denver South Park and Pacific Railroad station stop, Farnham Spur (Flanders), on Boreas Pass, connecting Breckenridge (Summit County), and Como (Park County), Colorado, shows a standing framework and a neighboring...
    • Boreas Pass (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Park County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Summit County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Summit County--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Summit County--1960-1970.; Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad...
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    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 476, engine type 2-8-2

    • Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion; 12 cars. Photographed: near Tefft Spur, Colo., May 29, 1965.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1965.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Tefft Spur.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1965
    • Illium [sic] Loop

    • In a valley, a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train steams across a trestle on a loop of track identified as Ilium Loop near Ilium (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows spilt rail fences, log and wood frame buildings, railroad boxcars on a spur, and...
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--San Miguel...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Sergeant Hopkins

    • Portrait of Sergeant Arthur A. Hopkins, an Arizona Ranger, on a horse in Arizona. The man wears a cowboy hat with a flat brim, a bow tie, a jacket, leather gauntlets with fringe and a horseshoe design, and slacks tucked in tall cowboy boots with...
    • Arizona Rangers--People--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Arizona--1900-1910.; Law enforcement officers--Arizona--1900-1910.; Hopkins, Arthur A.
    • [between 1902 and 1907]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • The Eureka House stands on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, across from the empty lot that is the site of the future Gilpin County Courthouse, built between 1899 and 1900. The Huddleston Mine is on Winnebago Hill in the left background with...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • Walsh Smelter and Fisher Brewery

    • Exterior view of the Walsh Smelter and the Fischer Brewery in Silverton, Colorado, looking north. The smelter is on the bank of Mineral Creek, and emits clouds of smoke; freight cars of the Silverton Railroad are on the spur next to the smelter...
    • Mineral Creek (San Juan County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Silverton and Kendall Mountain

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking southeast, from the slopes of Grand Turk Mountain; shows 11th Street, at the end of which is the 1902 Municipal Light Plant, a hip roofed brick building with arched windows. To the right are the Depot, tracks...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]
    • Bird's eye view of Colorado State Penitentiary

    • State Penitentiary complex in Canon City, Colorado, consists of stone buildings and walls with faceted corner lookout towers. A spur of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad crosses the City Ditch in the foreground, which cuts through the...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1890-1900.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Head on, close view; engine coming from roundhouse spur. Photographed: Rico, Colorado, November 17, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Rico--1950-1960.; Rico (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Rico--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • Tolland and Mammoth Park from Ladoran [sic] Moffat Road

    • Panoramic, aerial view of Tolland (Gilpin County), Colorado. Wooden frame buildings include probably houses, the Toll Inn, and a railroad depot. Shows Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway tracks, a spur, and a water tower. South Boulder Creek is...
    • South Boulder Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Tolland (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1910.; Streams--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1910.; Valleys--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1910.
    • 1904
    • Telluride and Pandora

    • Panoramic view of the San Miguel River valley, and the towns of Telluride and Pandora (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows the Pandora Mill (Smuggler Union Mine), and the Rio Grande Southern railroad spur for the mill.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1890-1900.; Smuggler Union Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1900.; Pandora (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pandora Mill (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns.; Mills.; Ore industry.;...
    • [between 1891 and 1895?]
    • Waldorf mine and road to Argentine pass and Vidler Tunnel, Summit  County

    • View of Waldorf / Vidler mines and the Continental Divide, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows frame buildings, water tank, ore carts, mine dumps and tailings. Road parallels Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks and spur to...
    • Argentine Central Railway Company--1900-1910.; Waldorf (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • June 21, 1908
    • View of power house

    • Metal, gable roofed Du Pont Corporation buildings in Louviers, Douglas County, Colorado, have windows, turban vents, and a smokestack. A freight car is on the spur.
    • Louviers (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Louviers--1950-1960.; E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company.
    • 1958
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 4, 1909 March 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090313
    • Canon City State Penitentiary

    • State Penitentiary complex, in Canon City Colorado, consists of stone and brick buildings and an enclosing wall with faceted towers. The City Ditch cuts through, and in the background are the quarried hogback that provided the stone for the prison....
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1920?
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 473, engine type 2-8-2

    • Deadhead passenger; 14 cars. Photographed: near Biggs Spur, N.M., June, 1965.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1965.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Biggs Spur.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1965
    • D&RGW, Salida

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad 2-8-2 locomotive 482 in Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot mounted snowplow. Shows a spur, fenced pasture, and horses.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Salida (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Snowplows--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.
    • 1951 February 14
    • D & R G W std. & n.g. 935 & 319 coaches

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger coaches 935 and 319 are on a spur.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Railroad passenger cars--1940-1950.
    • March 17, 1949
    • Bird's eye of Manitou Springs

    • and 'Park Villa,' the parterred garden of Major Hulbert. Cars are on Manitou Avenue.; Bird's eye view of Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking north towards Williams Canyon and Ute Pass; shows freight cars on the Colorado Midland spur, turrets of the...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Manitou R. R. depots

    • View of Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows the Manitou Coal Power plant (far left), the Colorado Midland Depot, the D. & R. G. Depot, and passenger coaches on the spur. Also shows the Manitou House, the El Paso Livery, the Cliff...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Man on burro, Rifle area

    • A man on a saddled burro and leads a steer with a rope in possibly Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. A man and a boy are nearby. A lariat and a spur are attached to the saddle.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cattle--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Roping--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • S S Ranch, Holly, Colo

    • Stone buildings on a ranch in Holly, Prowers County, Colorado. A white picket fence and trees surround the two-story, gable roofed house; a substantial stone barn with arched doors and frame outbuildings adjoin. A horse-drawn buggy approaches, and...
    • Holly (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Holly--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Colorado State Penitentiary, Canon City

    • State Penitentiary complex in Canon City, Colorado, consists of stone buildings and walls with faceted corner lookout towers. A spur of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad crosses the City Ditch in the foreground, by a guard tower and stacks...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Aerial views.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1900
    • Aerial view of penitentiary after riot

    • Fire gutted structures at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, include the administration building, its flanking cell blocks, and the license plate shop. The City Ditch winds through the prison complex, and prisoners mill in the sunken...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fires--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Prison riots--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1929
    • D&RGW train (Narrow Gauge), engine number 473, engine type 2-8-2

    • Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion; 10 cars. Photographed: near Tefft Spur, Colo., May 28, 1962.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1962.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Tefft Spur.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1962
    • Argentine Pass, Waldorf and Vidler mine district

    • View of Waldorf and Vidler mines, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows outbuildings, water tank, ore carts, mine dumps and tailings. Road parallels Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks and spur to Vidler, then ascends to...
    • Argentine Central Railway Company--1900-1920.; Argentine Pass (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Vidler Mine (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Waldorf (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Waldorf Mine (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • 1956

    • View northwest from Goat Hill over remains of Caribou (9800 feet), once a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado, includes a gravel road winding past portions of two stone walled structures and several dilapidated wood frame or log structures...
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • 1956
    • Denver ordnance plant

    • Photographic reproduction of a newspaper clipping showing an aerial view of Remington Ordnance Plant in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. The Front Range is in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Ordnance industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
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    • Los Pinos Valley, looking east

    • A man sits on a rock above the valley of the Rio de los Pinos (Los Pinos River) and Denver and Rio Grande tracks in Conejos County, Colorado, or Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows a man in the door of a caboose on a rail spur, trees, rocks, the...
    • Rio de los Pinos (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; Railroad cabooses--1880-1890.; Valleys--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • D&RGW, Montrose, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 278 (2-8-0) is on display on a spur in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Montrose (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.
    • [ca. 1953?]
    • Akron & Barberton Belt engine # 16 & train at Beaver St. siding, Akron, Ohio

    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive # 16 with a gondola car backs down a railroad spur near industrial buildings in Akron, Ohio. A portable coal conveyor is parked near the tracks. A sign on a building reads: "East Exchange Auto Parts."
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Coal.; Conveying systems.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1947 August 23
    • Pikes Peak

    • View of Pikes Peak from the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company's Quarry Spur in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad sidings--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Little Cottonwood Canyon, Temple Quarry

    • View of a granite quarry identified as the Temple Quarry in Little Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake County), Utah. Shows stone cutters and railroad spur of the Utah Central Railway.
    • Little Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake County, Utah)--1880-1890.; Salt Lake County (Utah)--1880-1890.; Granite quarrying--Utah--Salt Lake County--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Utah--Salt Lake County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]

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