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    • Second tunnel, Canon of the Grand River, Glenwood Extension D. & R.G.R.R.

    • View of the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado. Shows a tunnel of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1900.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Garfield County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Garfield...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • The Sangre de Cristos from Marshall Pass

    • View of the Sangre de Cristos mountains from Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Shows a water tower and the tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Marshall Pass (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Saguache County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Saguache County--1880-1900.; Railroad...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Colorado coal mining

    • View shows rail cars on tracks at an unidentified coal loading station belonging to the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company, Colorado. Companies represented on the rail line include the Fort Worth and Denver City Railway, the Colorado and Southern Railway,...
    • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company--Facilities--1920-1940.; Tipples--Colorado--1920-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1940.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Crystal River Valley from Red Mtn., Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Aerial view of Roaring Fork River & valley from Red Mountain near Carbondale, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; Denver & Rio Grande Railroad standard gauge track & timber-through-truss bridge crossing Roaring Fork River, foreground...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Valleys--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Early town of Carbondale

    • View of Carbondale in Roaring Fork River Valley, Garfield County, Colorado includes wood frame residences, sheds, outhouses, brick and false front businesses. The Carbondale depot serving the Denver and Rio Grande and the Crystal River Railroad...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Crystal River Railway Company.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Mollie Gibson mine

    • View shows the Mollie Gibson mine complex, train cars on the Colorado Midland railroad, and train cars on the Denver and Rio Grande railroad.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1890.; Mollie Gibson Shaft (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1890.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.; Denver and...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Track side view of Denver Union Terminal from 16th Street viaduct, view northeast. Engine is ATSF...

    • View of Union Station, Denver, Colorado; shows trains, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks, baggage carts, the stone terminal with clock tower, and Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe locomotive 1437.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1910-1920.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • 1910?
    • The Lioness near Minturn

    • View of the Lionshead (the Lioness), a rock formation northeast of Minturn (Eagle County), Colorado. Men stand by the wood frame Minturn train depot of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company. Shows a steep slope and pine trees.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Lionshead (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Minturn (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Minturn--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Minturn--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Denver Union Station - rear platform of Pullman observation sleeper in D&RG mail line service.

    • People pose on the deck of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad observation-sleeper car at Union Station, Denver, Colorado. A Black man in porter uniform stands by.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Employment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad observation...
    • June 10, 1910
    • Mt. Sopris and Crystal River Valley, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Aerial view of Roaring Fork River & valley from Red Mountain near Carbondale, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; Mount Sopris (elevation 12,823 feet), background; Denver & Rio Grande Railroad (Aspen branch through Carbondale) standard...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Roaring Fork River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Sopris, Mount (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Eagle M & M Co.

    • View shows the Eagle Mining and Milling Company in full production at the base of vertical cliffs, Eagle River Canyon, Eagle County, Colorado. Tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande railroad are on the canyon floor.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1920.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mills--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1920.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Eagle...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Moffat Tunnel. East Portal 1951

    • A railroad track for the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad runs from the foreground back to the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel on Rollins Pass in Gilpin County, Colorado. A small group of tents is in the foreground. Pine trees stand along the...
    • Railroad tunnels--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tents--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1951?]
    • Moffat Tunnel. East Portal 1951

    • A railroad track for the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad runs from the foreground back to the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel on Rollins Pass in Gilpin County, Colorado. A small group of tents is in the foreground. Pine trees stand along the...
    • Railroad tunnels--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tents--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1951?]
    • Claredon Hotel, Leadville

    • The three-story Clarendon Hotel and the two-story brick building next door at 300 Harrison Avenue are featured in this view of Leadville, Colorado. The Clarendon has clapboard siding, bracketed cornice, striped awnings, first-floor storefronts with...
    • Clarendon Hotel (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.; Tabor Opera House--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • 1881
    • The Royal Gorge

    • Distant view of the suspended railroad trestle in Royal Gorge, Colorado, taken from track-level; track curves slightly as it approaches the trestle, flanked by steep granite walls; the Arkansas River, running parallel to the track at left, is not...
    • South Arkansas River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1880-1900.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Curricanti [sic] Needle, Black Canon

    • View of a narrow-gauge train track (Denver & Rio Grande Railway), telegraph line, and Gunnison River winding through the Black Canyon west of Gunnison, Colorado; Curecanti Needle rock formation is across river.
    • Gunnison River Colo.)--1890-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Black Canyon--1890-1920.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad passenger train

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad passenger train on a cliff near Silverton (San Juan County) Colorado; the Animas River gorge is to the side.
    • Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1870-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1910.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--San Juan County--1870- 1910.; Railroad...
    • [between 1870 and 1910?]
    • Looking east from top of Royal Gorge, reached via Florence, Cañon City & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View of Royal Gorge, Colorado, with Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks, third rail, and Arkansas River in canyon below; Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway was a proposed electric street railway but only grading was completed.
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Royal Gorge--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Fraser

    • A train on the Denver and Rio Grande Western line make its way through a snowbound Fraser, Colorado. A false front building is in the background.
    • Fraser (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroads--Colorado--Fraser--1930-1940.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • April 23, 1933
    • Echo Cliffs, Cañon of the Grand River

    • Echo Cliffs of Glenwood Canyon, near Glenwood Springs, Colorado; Colorado River (formerly called Grand River) paralleled by Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge tracks on railroad embankment.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1890-1910.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1890-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--1890-1910.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Marshall Pass and Mt. Ouray

    • View towards Marshall Pass, Mount Ouray (elevation 13,971 feet), and Shirley, Colorado, in valley; Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge track with switchbacks winds across mountain ridge ascending Marshall Pass; William H. Jackson's photographic...
    • Marshall Pass (Colo.); Ouray, Mount (Colo.); Shirley (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • No. 7 ore-cars D.& R.G.R.R., Creede, Colo.

    • Ore cars of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad extend over the tracks in the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. Wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts parallel the tracks. Railroad buildings and machinery are among the tracks....
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • [1895?]
    • Royal Gorge from top looking east on the Florence, Canon [sic] City and Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View into Royal Gorge, Colorado, and east from top; shows Denver and Rio Grande railroad track and Arkansas River in canyon below. The Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway was a proposed electric street railway never completed except for...
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Silverton Depot

    • Exterior view of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot in Silverton, Colorado, looking southwest. This one-story, frame, gable roofed structure has a brick chimney and brackets under the eaves and in the end gable. The peak of the end gable has a...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Snow--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
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    • Royal Gorge from top, Florence, Cañon City & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View into Royal Gorge, Colorado, including Arkansas River paralleled by Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks with third rail; shows steep, vertical canyon walls; The Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway was a proposed electric street...
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Royal Gorge looking west, Florence, Cañon City & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View into Royal Gorge, Colorado, looking west; shows Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande railroad track in bottom of steep, vertical canyon; The Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway was a proposed electric street railway never...
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Silverton and Kendall Peak

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking southeast; shows the old school (a two-story frame structure with hipped-gable roof, projecting central tower, and belfry), the Grand Imperial Hotel (with mansard roof and numerous dormers), Congregational...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1884 and 1900?]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Royal Gorge, Colorado, from railroad bed at base of canyon; tracks at left (three rails for standard and narrow gauge, Denver & Rio Grande Railway), Arkansas River at right; suspended trestle in distance.
    • Arkansas River--1880-1900.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1880-1900.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Carriage entrance to D. & R. G. Depot Manitou, Colorado

    • View along the carriage entrance of the stone Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot, Manitou Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Railroad rails line the drive and "D. & R. G." is embossed on the metal catch boxes of the downspouts. Teams of horses...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Downspouts--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1910-1920.; Horse teams--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1910-1920.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • 1912
    • Garfield Monument - view west toward Cumbres Pass

    • View of the Garfield Monument, in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, Toltec Gorge, and narrow gauge tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad.
    • Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881--Monuments.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1900-1910.; Rio Arriba County (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Toltec Gorge (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--New Mexico--Rio Arriba County--1900-1910.; Monuments &...
    • 1909?
    • Glimpse of the plains from top of Royal Gorge, Florence, Cañon City, & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View into Royal Gorge, Colorado, including Arkansas River paralleled by Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks with third rail and box cars parked on siding; shows distant view of plains in right background. The Florence, Cañon City and Royal...
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Colorado Fuel & Iron Company, Pueblo

    • The Colorado Fuel & Iron Company in Pueblo, Colorado, was created in 1892 to produce iron and steel for use in continuing the narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway from Pueblo to Canon City. Smoke pours from two smokestacks in the left...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--1890-1910.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1910.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1910.; Steel...
    • [between 1892 and 1910?]
    • Silverton and Storm Peak

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking east towards the Animas River valley; strato cumulus clouds top Storm Peak and Kendall Mountain.
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Royal Gorge from the top

    • View into Royal Gorge, Colorado, looking west; shows Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande railroad track in bottom of steep, vertical canyon.
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Claredon Hotel, Leadville

    • Exterior view of the three-story Clarendon Hotel and the two- story brick building next door at 300 Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado. The Clarendon features clapboard siding, bracketed cornice, striped awnings, first-floor storefronts with...
    • Clarendon Hotel (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1881]
    • Leadville railroad depot

    • In this snowy scene of loaded flatbed coal cars at the Leadville Depot in Colorado, two horse drawn wagons with men on the top are beside Denver & Rio Grande (D&RG) cars. Smoke rises from a locomotive in the background. Victorian depot buildings...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • The Needle Mountains as seen from the main track of the D&RG Silverton Branch near MP 180.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande (Silverton Branch) Railroad tracks and the Animas River in San Juan County, Colorado; shows the Needle Mountains.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1910-1920.; Needle Mountains (Colo.)--1910-1920.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--San Juan County--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--San...
    • Summer, 1910
    • The Boulevard, Leadville

    • In this view on the Boulevard, looking to the southeast, two men in sack coats stand on the north side of the road. A post and wire fence is on the south side of the dirt road. A Denver Rio Grande locomotive with flatbed cars is on the tracks, and...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fences--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Into the depths of Royal Gorg [sic], Florence, Cañon City & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View into Royal Gorge, Colorado looking onto Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks with third rail; shows steep, vertical canyon walls. The Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway was a proposed electric street railway...
    • Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Replica of early Alamosa, Colo. D&RG depot in City Park

    • A replica of an early Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot is in City Park in Alamosa, Colorado and houses the Alamosa County Chamber of Commerce. The depot is a two-story wood frame building with clapboard siding, wainscot, steeply pitched gable...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Alamosa--1910-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1970 and 1974?]
    • Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, Silverton branch

    • A passenger train of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad stops on a rocky cliff near Silverton in southwestern Colorado to allow passengers to step from of the train to view the ravine.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.; People--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--San Juan County--1870- 1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--San Juan...
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • State bridge, Alamosa, Colo.

    • The flat concrete state bridge crosses a wide Rio Grande River near Alamosa in Alamosa County, Colorado, before the river water was trapped for irrigation. Wood frame house, barns, sheds, and brick commercial buildings are across the river. The...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1900-1900.; Rio Grande--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1906]
    • Castle Rock on the D. & R.G.R.R.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Railroad engine 4-6-0 number 1006 with passenger train heading south from station at Castle Rock, Colorado; Engine Class T-31, made by Baldwin in 1902, renumbered in 1908 to engine number 756, dismantled in March, 1926;...
    • Castle Rock (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Castle Rock--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Castle Rock--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Castle Rock--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1902 and 1908]
    • The Royal Gorge

    • View of the Royal Gorge, Colorado, from railroad bed at base; railroad track and suspended trestle at right (three rails for standard and narrow gauge, Denver & Rio Grande Railway).
    • Arkansas River--1880-1900.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1880-1900.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]

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