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  • All fields: Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.
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    • Royal Gorge, Canyon of the Arkansas, Colorado

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks and a hanging bridge are beside the Arkansas River in the chasm of the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows steep rock canyon walls and utility poles above the railroad tracks.
    • Detroit Photographic Co.
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    • Red Cliff, Col. Glenwood Extension D.& R.G.R.R.

    • View of frame and false front commercial buildings and houses in Red Cliff (Eagle County), Colorado. Railroad tracks on the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Glenwood Extension are in the canyon beside Turkey Creek. Signs on Main Street read:...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • Salida

    • View over the Denver & Rio Grande railroad yards, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows tracks, freight cars and sheds, with wood trestle bridges over the Arkansas River and businesses and residences in distance.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1880
    • Salida, Colorado

    • View of Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot, passenger coaches and a freight car by the Monte Cristo Hotel, a bridge across the Arkansas River, houses and businesses in broad flat river valley with the...
    • Mellen, George E.
    • 1883
    • Montrose, Colo, From Flouring Mill

    • Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, consists of dwellings, businesses, and the public school. Hills are in the background; Denver & Rio Grande[?] railroad tracks are in the foreground.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1884
    • Salida, Colorado

    • View over Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot, tracks, passenger coaches and an engine, a bridge across the Arkansas River, houses and businesses (including the Monte Cristo Hotel), and the Sawatch Range...
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    • 1884
    • Salida, Colorado

    • View over Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande railroad depot, tracks, passenger coaches and an engine, bridge across Arkansas River to residences and businesses, including the Monte Cristo Hotel with the Sawatch Range...
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    • 1884
    • Depot, Montrose, Colo

    • Freight cars are lined up in front of the Denver & Rio Grande railroad depot in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado. People wait in a buggy to cross the tracks; covered wagons are parked by town buildings in the background. Rooftop sign reads:...
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    • 1885
    • Cimarron, Colo looking down

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town. Freight cars and ties are on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks; a water tower is further back. Jagged hills...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1885
    • Colorado D. & R. G. R. R.

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town; a low bridge spans the water upstream. Passenger coaches of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad approach the...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1886
    • Cimarron, Colorado

    • Aerial view of the Cimarron River and buildings in Cimarron near the Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks, depot and roundhouse, freight and passenger cars, and engine. Shows the...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1886
    • Cimarron, Colorado D. & R. G. R. R.

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town; a low bridge spans the water upstream. Passenger coaches of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad approach the...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1886
    • Cañon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of two Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge engines as they pull a passenger train on a high, steep rock ledge in the Canyon of the Animas River (La Plata County), Colorado. Passengers lean out windows or stand by the train. Shows steam...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive, caboose and flatbed car on a rock ledge above the Rio Las Animas (the Animas River), in La Plata County, Colorado. Elk antlers are mounted on the engine's cowcatcher. Shows rock...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • A narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway excursion train stops along the Rio De Las Animas River (Animas River) in Animas Canyon, near Silverton (La Plata County), Colorado. Women passengers sit on rocks as men fish in the river. An...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1887
    • Bridge in Animas Canon

    • A man stands in front of a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge railroad engine which sits on a trestle bridge over the Rio De Las Animas River (Animas River), Animas Canyon (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1887
    • Kit Carson's last staging into Aspen on approach of the D.& R.G. R.R.

    • View of the last stagecoach run in Emma, Pitkin County, Colorado, shows a crowd around Kit Carson's stagecoaches and horse-drawn wagons, a balloon-stacked engine and freight car of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, foothills are in the...
    • Mellen, George E.
    • 1887
    • Ouray before the Toll Road was built

    • View southeast over Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; shows the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad station, Uncompahgre River, Western Hotel, Beaumont Hotel on Main Street, City Hall, and County Courthouse on Fourth (4th) Street. Abrams Mountain (12,801...
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    • 1887
    • D&RG Train, first train into Aspen

    • Well-dressed men, women and children pose on and near the first Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train to arrive in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. Steam rises from locomotive with American flags attached. People stand on railroad flatcars and the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • 1887 Oct. 27
    • Durango, 1889, D. & R.G.R.R.

    • Panoramic view of houses, commercial buildings, and churches in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Smoke rises from probably the San Juan Smelter. The Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot is near the smelter. Shows brick commercial buildings on...
    • Mellen, George E.
    • 1889
    • Echo Cliffs, Grand River Canyon, Colorado

    • Narrow gauge tracks of the Glenwood Extension of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad follow Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County), Colorado. Striated "Echo Cliffs," pine trees, brush and talus flank the Colorado River.
    • Detroit Photographic Co.
    • 1900
    • Utah Boundary Line

    • A man straddles the Colorado-Utah boundary line on rock formations near a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad train.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1881]
    • Black Canon

    • Copy of a 1880's William Henry Jackson original of a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge engine with four cars just over a bridge near Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, shows the floor of a side canyon of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [194-?]
    • New depot construction, South Arkansas, Colo.

    • Men pose with tools and lumber during construction of the Denver & Rio Grande narrow gauge railroad depot, Poncha Springs, Chaffee County, Colorado; comercial buildings are in the background.
    • Chase, D. B. (Dana B.)
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • Currecante [sic] Needle

    • View of Curecanti Needle, a pillar rock formation near the Gunnison River in Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Narrow gauge tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad are nearby.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Near Sapinero, entrance to the Black Canon

    • A man stands on a rock by the Gunnison River near Sapinero and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Gunnison County, Colorado. Shows narrow gauge tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railway, telegraph poles, steel rails near the tracks and rock...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Canon of Rio Las Animas. D.& R.G. RY.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive and caboose on a rock ledge above the Animas River (Rio Las Animas), in probably La Plata County, Colorado. Elk antlers are mounted on the engine, shows rock outcroppings, forests,...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Toltec Gorge and Tunnel

    • View of steep rock canyon walls, a valley and the Rio de los Pinos, (Rio San Antonio) and rock formations in the Toltec Gorge, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train near the Toltec tunnel high on the rock cliff.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?
    • Valley of Los Pinos looking west

    • View of the tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad and the Rio San Antonio (Rio de los Pinos) valley, Conejos County, Colorado. Shows rock outcrops, the valley, forests and mountains in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Araphoe [sic] & Mesa Co. road view on Grand River canyon.

    • A man and women in a horse-drawn carriage pose on a gravel road (identified as the Arapahoe & Mesa Co. road) near a rock formation beside the Colorado River in probably Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. The Denver and Rio Grande...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge tracks beside the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows steep granite canyon walls.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • First View of Chama Valley

    • Two women sit on rocks near tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad probably on Cumbres Pass (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows log buildings with sod roofs, an open-sided log lean-to, a pond and the Chama valley in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Tender Foot Salida, Colorado

    • The water tower and outbuildings of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad are at the base of Tenderfoot Hill in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. Signs mounted on the supports for a cable suspension footbridge read: "St. Charles Cream."
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • First view, Chama Valley

    • Two women sit on rocks with a view of Chama Valley near Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge tracks at Cumbres Pass probably in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows log buildings with doors and sod roofs, a log lean-to, rock formations and the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Snow covered mountains

    • View of probably a Denver and Rio Grande train on narrow gauge tracks on a mountain pass in Colorado. Shows a rock-strewn field, snow covered slopes, brush, trees, mountains.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • First Tunnel, Canon of the Grand, Glenwood Extension D.& R.G.R.R.

    • A man stands on the tracks near a tunnel on the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Glenwood Extension in Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows the Colorado River, striated canyon walls, trees.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Kokomo, Colo.

    • Men and women pose beside a Denver & Rio Grande engine number "262" and freight car number "2624" in Kokomo (Summit County), Colorado. Shows the schoolhouse, frame houses with porches, and the Denver & Rio Grande railroad depot. Some of the men and...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge railroad tracks near the Arkansas River within the steep rock walls of Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • Narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway traverse a sheer rock wall near the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. A man sits and fishes from a rock outcrop.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Entering Red Cliff Canon

    • A man stands on a spit of the Eagle River in a place identified as Red Cliff Canyon, on the Denver and Rio Grande Glenwood Extension in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows high rock canyon walls and brush.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Phantom Curve, D.R.&.G.R.R.

    • View of tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company on Phantom Curve in Conejos County, Colorado; a man stands near a pillar rock formation. Shows trees, the track bed, snow, and a train on the ridge in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • The Arkansas River cuts through rock formations in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Narrow gauge tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railway recede in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Phantom Curve

    • View of well-dressed men and women passengers near the tracks at Phantom Curve, Conejos County, Colorado. Shows many dramatic pillar rock formations, a Denver and Rio Grande locomotive is in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of rock formations along the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad lead to Hanging Bridge, a suspension bridge.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Mount Ouray

    • Panoramic view of Mount Ouray, Marshall Pass and the town of Shirley (Chaffee County) Colorado. A narrow gauge Denver and Rio Grande train is on Marshall Pass, another arrives at Shirley, a small settlement of wood frame buildings.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande railroad bridge on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows the entrance to Royal Gorge.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway narrow gauge tracks near the Arkansas River, Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows rock formations.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Cascade near Silverton

    • View of a high waterfall and the narrow gauge tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company tracks in San Juan County, Colorado. Two men stand high on rock formations by the waterfall, two well-dressed women and a man stand on the tracks.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of the narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad near the Arkansas River within the steep rock walls of Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]

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