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  • All fields: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.
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    • D&RGW

    • View of the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company's Monarch Lime Quarry in Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #496 (2-8-2) switches tracks at the limestone quarry. Shows gondola or hopper cars filled with...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 23
    • R.G. Advance Ute diesel #540 @ W. 48th Ave, 9:45 A.M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive no. 540 leads a freight train near West 48th (Forty-eight) Avenue and Huron Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows a water tank, a flat car loaded with concrete pipe, and houses.
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1949 July 16
    • RG diesel 552 @ West 48th Ave., 4 P.M.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive 552 in the yards near West 48th (Forty-eighth) Avenue and Huron Street in Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "Rio Grande."
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1949 September 10
    • RG # 1034 switching @ 14th St, viaduct, 10:20 A.M.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western steam locomotive no. 1034 (2-8-0) with a tender, post office car, baggage car and passenger car in the yards near the 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct in Denver, Colorado. A man stands on the front of the...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1949 September 11
    • 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.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • D&RGW, near Coxo, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 478 (2-8-2) hauls freight and tank cars near Coxo (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows the engineer in the cab and grass covered hillsides near the tracks. Windy Point is in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 November 6
    • D&RGW, Azotea, N.M.

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad double header passenger train, the "San Juan," is pulled by narrow gauge locomotives 478 and 489 (2-8-2) near Azotea (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. The ten car train is bound for a National Model Railroad...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 August 30
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 478 only, Dulce depot & "Ute" Indian.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 478 (2-8-0 with coal tender) at Dulce (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Men stand by the depot; one has a hand cart. Sign reads: "Dulce."
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 August 30
    • Salida, Santa Claus, coming close near Main St.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive (Santa Claus Train) and caboose in Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado; numbers read "481." A Christmas wreath is on the side of the caboose. Tenderfoot Mountain and a bridge are in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 December 22
    • D&RGW, La Jara, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 478 (2-8-2), on the "San Juan" passenger train, stopped at the depot in La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado. The two story stucco depot building at the corner of...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1946 September 6
    • D&RGW, Gato, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 478 (2-8-2) ,with the "San Juan" passenger train, is stopped at Gato (Archuleta County), Colorado. People on the platform in front of the depot include the conductor, identified as...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 December 25
    • D&RGW, above Coxo, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 476 (2-8-2) and the "San Juan" passenger train are on an upward slope of Cumbres Pass, above Coxo in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows rock formations on Windy Point and trees and a...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 16
    • D&RGW, near Florida, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 476 (2-8-2) and the "San Juan" passenger train climb a hillside railroad grade near Florida, in La Plata County, Colorado. Shows smoke above the locomotive.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 16
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of downtown Denver, Colorado; shows downtown, Capitol Hill, and the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad yard.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • D&RGW, Carracas, Colo.

    • A conductor stands beside a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad train as D&RGW narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) approaches Carracas (Archuleta County), Colorado. Train 215 and 216 are both "San Juan" trains. A man stands beside an...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1945 October 8
    • Aerial view of Denver

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado; shows downtown, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad yards, and suburbs.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483 Cumbres, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), covered in snow, with a push snowplow and coal tender, vents smoke at Cumbres (Conejos County), Colorado.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 January 21
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 464, south Alamosa, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 464 (2-8-2 with coal tender) vents smoke at south Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a neon sign: "Narrow Gauge Motel - Open," mountains, and a billboard: "Mercury."
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW, Gato, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge passenger train, the "San Juan," with locomotive 476 (2-8-2-), is stopped beside a water tank at Gato (Archuleta County), Colorado. A freight car is on a nearby siding. The conductor, D.H....
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1945 October 8
    • D&RGW (2-8-2')s 483, 492, south Alamosa, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 483 and 492 (2-8-2's) with a consist of box cars, vent smoke near Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows a neon sign: "Narrow Gauge Motel - Hobby Shop - Open," mountains, and a billboard: "Dodge Simpson...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW, leaving Durango, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger train, the "San Juan," with narrow gauge locomotive 476 (2-8-2) and passenger cars, leaves Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows smoke above a smelter beside the Animas River. Houses, trees and...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 16
    • D&RGW, Monero Canyon, N.M.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger train 215, the "San Juan," with narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) in Monero Canyon, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows abandoned building near rock formations.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW, Chama, N.M.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) on the "San Juan" passenger train in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Shows mail, baggage and passenger cars, and snow on hills in the distance. Men...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 485 westbound near Chama, N.M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 485 (2-8-2) with a coal tender, vents steam near Chama (McKinley County), New Mexico. Hills and trees are in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 September 9
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 487, Cumbres, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 487 (2-8-2) plows snow and vents smoke near Cumbres (Conejos County), Colorado. A man shovels snow near a train.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 January 21
    • D&RGW, Chama, N.M.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotives 485 and 473 (2-8-2) in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Shows passenger cars and snow on the ground.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 December 25
    • D&RGW, Coxo, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) on a passenger train near Coxo in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows rock formations on Windy Point.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 16
    • D&RGW, Embudo, N.M.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 476 (2-8-2) on southbound train 425 and narrow gauge locomotive 473 on northbound train 426. Shows a water tank and trees in the valley at Embudo (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1941 July 3
    • D&RGW Pullman "Amawalk," Alamosa, Colo. (2-8-2) 489.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 489 (2-8-2)) parked in the yard at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A Pullman passenger coach is on a parallel track, lettering on the car reads: "Pullman" and "Amawalk." A man sits on the front...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 March 11
    • D&RGW, near Elk Park, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 453 (2-8-2), it hauls freight cars near Elk Park in San Juan County, Colorado. The train is beside the Animas River. Shows mountains, possibly in the Grenadier Range,...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 14
    • D&RGW, Windy Point from Coxo, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2) on train 216, the "San Juan," on a slope of Windy Point near Coxo in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows railroad crossing signs on a dirt road.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1946 September 9
    • D&RGW, arriving Gunnison, Colo.

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 361 (2-8-0) with freight cars in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. An engine house, freight cars and work cars are in the railroad yard.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1946 September 17
    • D&RGW, Monarch, Colo. (2-8-2) 496.

    • Aerial view of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 496 (2-8-2) on the wye at Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows dirt roads and a car.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1948 September 23
    • Rio Grande 1188 @ Utah Junction, 1:15 P.M.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Western steam locomotive 1188 (2-8-0) stopped at Utah Junction (Adams County), Colorado. The locomotive leads a freight train with a consist of a work car and boxcars. A railroad employee stands near a railroad signal,...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1949 February 22
    • RG diesel 552, extra south @ Wolhurst 2:15 P.M.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive 552 and freight cars near a grade crossing in Wolhurst (Arapahoe County), Colorado. A sign beside the track reads: "Railroad Crossing." A loading chute for livestock and a railroad car are in...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1949 October 15
    • Camp Hale construction

    • View of roads, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, the Eagle River, and buildings in Pando (Eagle County), Colorado during construction at Camp Hale. Shows flood water near the river in the valley.
    •  
    • [1942 between April and November]
    • D&RGW combination coach baggage 552

    • Side view of Denver and Rio Grande Western combination coach and baggage car 552, Burnham Shops, Denver railroad yards, Colorado; lettering on car reads: "Baggage Railway Express Agency 552." Spare and scrap parts are in piles in foreground.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • July 1944

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