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    • 1927 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.3

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1927
    • 3220 Hotel Monte Christo Salida, Colo.

    • The Hotel Monte Christo in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, is a three-story frame building with mansard roofs and half-timbering. A faceted tower is at the center; wide eaves shelter the ground floor, and tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Hotel Monte Christo (Salida, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1890?]
    • 804 at Orestod

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Engine 804 at Orestod, Eagle County, Colorado, junction of the D&RGW to main line. Note train 9 is on the Craig point of switch.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Orestod (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Orestod--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1934]
    • Aerial view of Denver's railyards

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad switch yard, Union Station, the Longmont Farmers Milling and Elevator Company (flour mill), and the South Platte River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Ajax Iron Works

    • Men pose by large pieces of mining equipment lined up on the sidewalk near the Ajax Iron Works at 1709 Blake Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Signs read: Pocket Billiards, Soft Drinks, Cig[ars]," "Zang's New Now on the Market," "Ajax Iron...
    • Ajax Iron Works (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mining machinery industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Machinery industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Akron & Barberton Belt flying switch at Ak. engine #7

    • View of Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad steam locomotive #7 and a freight car switching tracks in the yards at Akron, Ohio. Shows an abandoned railroad depot, railroad ties, and a water tower.
    • Akron & Barberton Belt Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad switching.; Railroads.
    • 1947 June 11
    • Alabama Fatal Mining Accidents : 1905, 1912-1921

    • List of fatal mining accident victims in 1905 (Virginia City Mine only) and 1912-1921, taken from the 1912-1921 Annual report of coal mines, State of Alabama, and from the website http://www.gendisasters.com/al/ "Alabama mine explosions". Gives...
    • Mine accidents--Alabama--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Argyle, Colo, looking east in Platte Canon

    • View along the Colorado and Southern narrow gauge tracks at the Argyle switch and siding in the Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado; includes the South Platte River frozen and covered with snow and a evergreen covered slope; small log...
    • Argyle (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Argyle--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Argyle--1920-1930.
    • January 1929
    • At new east switch Dotsero

    • "At new east switch, Dotsero," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood Springs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Between Gypsum & Dotsero

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks pass between steep embankments in Eagle County, Colorado; a signal, switch, and mile marker are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.
    • October 4-8, 1930
    • Big Tree Sta. near Santa Cruz, Cal.

    • View of train tracks and a train platform identified as Big Tree Station in Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz County), California. Shows a railroad switch and large trees.
    • Santa Cruz (Calif.)--1870-1900.; Railroad stations--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.; Railroad switching--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.; Railroad tracks--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.; Trees--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Big Tree Station, Santa Cruz

    • View of train tracks and train platform identified as Big Tree Station in Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz County), California. Shows railroad switch and large trees.
    • Santa Cruz (Calif.)--1870-1900.; Railroad stations--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.; Railroad switching--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.; Railroad tracks--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.; Trees--California--Santa Cruz--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Colorado and Southern locomotive No. 13 pulls a train up the "Switch Back" above Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado, leaving a trail of black smoke behind it. The Switch Back enabled trains to travel the steep, 1-mile distance between Central...
    • Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Boyer valley, Ia., signal tower "G" near Dunlap

    • View of a Chicago & North Western Railway Company track and switch near Dunlap (Harrison County), Iowa. A man is in a wooden building that reads "G" near a tower and signal lights. Wooden rail fences and telegraph poles are beside cultivated...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Harrison County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Croplands--Iowa--Harrison County--1890-1900.; Railroad signal towers--Iowa--Harrison County--1890-1900.; Railroad switching--Iowa--Harrison...
    • [1898?]
    • Burnetizing works of the U.P.R.R. at Omaha (2)

    • Workers are beside flat cars stacked with railroad ties at the Union Pacific Railroad Burnetizing works in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows wooden buildings, tunnels and men in a rail yard where wooden ties are treated in zinc chloride to...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Facilities--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad employees--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad facilities--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad switching--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad...
    • 1866 October
    • C & S 610 (2-8-0) switching, Trinidad

    • Colorado & Southern steam locomotive # 610 approaches a switch in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. A man in overalls stands on the cowcatcher. The engineer leans out of the cab. A brick building with arched windows is near the tracks.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad employees.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
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    • C&S view (narrow gauge)

    • Harp switch stand. Photographed: Probably North of Gunnison, Colo., 1940s.
    • Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1940.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Gunnison--1940-1950.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • [194-]
    • C&S view (narrow gauge)

    • Water tank and Harp switch stand. Photographed: Dickey, Colo., July 2, 1938.
    • Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1938.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Dickey--1930-1940.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1938
    • Castle Gate, Price Canon, D. & R.G.W.R.R.

    • View of a signal and a switch on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway tracks near Castle Gate, a rock formation in Price Canyon (Carbon County), Utah.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company--1880-1890.; Carbon County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad signals--Colorado--Carbon County--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Carbon County--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Carbon...
    • [between 1881 and 1889?]
    • Ceremony at Moffat Filter Plant

    • Mayor Benjamin Stapleton and Denver Water Commissioner Richard Wensley hold the switch mechanism to a sluice gate near the Moffat Filter Plant in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Other men, photographers with cameras, and two women stand...
    • Stapleton, Benjamin Franklin, 1869-1950--Public appearances.; Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners.--1930-1940.; Moffat Filter Plant (Lakewood, Colo.)--Rites & ceremonies--1930-1940.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [1937 August 20]
    • Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine

    • Interior view of the Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Corporation of American Mines) in Dumont (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Miners pose near mine cars and tracks, some hold carbide lamps. A man in a sweater, jodhpurs and a cap is near an ore...
    • Corporation of American Mines--Buildings--1920-1930.; Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dumont (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Dumont--1920-1930.; Mine railroad cars--Colorado--Dumont--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine

    • Interior view of the Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Corporation of American Mines) in Dumont (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Miners pose near ore cars and track switches; some hold carbide lamps. A man in coveralls stands with his hand on a...
    • Corporation of American Mines--Buildings--1920-1930.; Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dumont (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Dumont--1920-1930.; Mine railroad cars--Colorado--Dumont--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Climax, Colo., 78 in. duplex submerged type Akins classifier

    • View of a double row Akins classifier inside the Climax Molybdenum Company mine, Climax, Lake County, Colorado. Shows mill and switch panel.
    • Climax (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Machinery--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Climax, Colo., 9 ft. x 7 ft. Marcey mill and 400 h.p. Synchronous motor

    • View of a Marcey mill, electric motor, bucket, tackle block, and switch panel inside the Climax Molybdenum Company mine in Climax, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Climax (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Milling machines--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Climax, Colo., crane serving no. 2 mill unit

    • View inside the Climax Molybdenum Company mine, No. 2 mill, shows switch panel, bucket, tackle block, hoist, and beam with sign reads: "Whiting 12 Ton" in Climax, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Climax (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Milling machines--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Climax, Colo., switch panel no. 2 mill

    • View of switch panel with "General Electric" labels inside the Climax Molybdenum Company mine, No.2 mill, in Climax, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Climax (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Milling machines--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Coal tower, Chama, N.M. and ash can

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 494, and tender, stops by a coaling tower at Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico; a semaphore switch is by rock retaining walls. Freight cars full of ash are near the coal tower. A water...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chama (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Railroad facilities--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959?]
    • Colorado Midland Depot

    • The Colorado Midland Depot in New Castle, Garfield County, Colorado, is a one-story frame building with a gabled entry and wide, bracketed eaves. Businesses and rocky hills are in the background; railroad tracks are in the foreground. A baggage...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1900.; New Castle (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--New Castle--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Colorado Midland Railroad Station not Denver & rio Grande as written on postcard

    • The Colorado Midland Railway Station in New Castle, Garfield County, Colorado, is frame structure with a projecting, gabled entry and wide, bracketed eaves. Hills and businesses are in the background; railroad tracks, a freight car, and a harp...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1900-1910.; New Castle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--New Castle--1900-1912.; Railroad stations--Colorado--New Castle--1900-1910.
    • April 20, 1906
    • Combined shelter & pump house

    • View of the spring house at the upper switch back of the Lariat Loop Road on the way to Lookout Mountain Park, a Denver Mountain Park located 17 miles west of Denver, Colorado. Shows two rock ashlar buildings and a water pump in front of a arched...
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Lookout Mountain Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Shelters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Water pumps--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]

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