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    • D&RGW open platform observation "Glenwood Canon" at Burnham Yards for...

    • Men and women pose on the observation platform of the "Glenwood Canon" Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger coach at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Ladies in bathing suits and top hats pose with lanterns.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bathing beauties--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • D&RGW open platform observation "Glenwood Canon" at Burnham Yards for...

    • Men and women pose on the observation platform of the "Glenwood Canon" Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger coach at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Ladies in bathing suits and conductor's hats pose with lanterns.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bathing beauties--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • Pullman open platform observation car in service on D&RGW train no. 1, the "Scenic...

    • Men and women sit on or stand by the observation platform of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad lounge car at Union Station, in Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Denver & Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited;" cast concrete shelters are to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad lounge cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1925
    • Pullman open platform observation car in service on D&RGW train no. 1, the "Scenic...

    • Men and women pose on a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad car observation platform at Union Station, in Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Denver & Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1925
    • Pullman open platform observation car in service on D&RGW train no. 1, the "Scenic...

    • Men and women, wearing a variety of hats and hair styles, pose on a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad car observation platform at Union Station, in Denver, Colorado. Sign reads: "Denver & Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1925
    • D&RGW 1507, 4-8-2, and westbound train #1, the "Scenic Limited" at Parkdale,...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number 1507 pulls the "Scenic Limited" passenger train at Parkdale, Fremont County, Colorado. A water tower, house, cattle pens, and outbuildings are to the sides.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Parkdale (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Parkdale--1920-1930.; Railroads--Colorado--Parkdale--1920-1930.; Water towers--Colorado--Parkdale--1920-1930.
    • 1923?
    • D&RGW kitchen galley for 4-36 seat diners built May 1927 by American Car & Foundry Co.

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car kitchen; shows a Black man in uniform, food trays with dinnerware and cutlery, and stainless steel cooking pots.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Kitchens--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D&RGW dining car one of four-36 seat diners built May 1927 by American Car & Foundry Co.

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car kitchen; shows men posing in uniform by stainless steel cooking pots, bins, sinks, faucets, and cabinets.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Kitchens--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D&RGW dining car galley - built May 1927 by American Car & Foundry Co.

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car kitchen; shows a man in chef uniform stirring a double boiler. He is surrounded by stainless steel pots, counters, cabinets, sinks, and faucets.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Cookery--1920-1930.; Cooks--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Kitchens--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--1920-1930.
    • [between 1927 and 1930?]
    • D&RGW 1600, 3-cylinder 4-8-2, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colo

    • Left side view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1600, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Summer, 1926
    • D&RGW 1601, 3 cylinder 4-8-2, on public display at Denver Union Terminal

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #1601 at Union Terminal, Denver, Colorado. Men, women, and children are on a boarding ramp; workmen wear coveralls.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • Summer, 1928
    • D&RGW 1600, 3-cylinder 4-8-2, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colo

    • Right side view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1600, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Summer, 1926
    • D&RGW 1605, 3-cylinder 4-8-2, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number 1605, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. A workman poses in coveralls.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Summer, 1926
    • D&RGW lounge-observation "Glenwood Canon" on train #7 "The Panoramic...

    • Men and women pose on the observation deck of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad lounge car "Glenwood Canon," at Union Station, Denver, Colorado. Plaque reads: "Denver & Rio Grande Western Panoramic Special."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad lounge cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • D&RGW 3500, 2-8-8-2 Mallet Compound, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 3500 and coal car are at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Men pose; one is in the cab, another is by the steps.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Summer, 1923
    • D&RGW 3500, 2-8-8-2 Mallet Compound, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 3500 and coal car are at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Men pose in a line with arms outstretched and fingers touching.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Summer, 1923
    • D&RGW 3500, 2-8-8-2 Mallet Compound, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 3500 and coal car are at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. A crowd of men pose in a line.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • Summer, 1923
    • D&RGW 1700, 4-8-4, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colo, when new

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1700 is at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Men pose; one is in the cab, the other is by the steps.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • March, 1929
    • D&RGW 1700, 4-8-4, at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colo, when new

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1700 is at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Men pose; one is in the cab, the other is by the steps.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • March, 1929
    • D&RGW 1530, 4-8-2, at Burnham Shops

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1530 is at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Women in bib overalls and gloves pose; one holds an oilcan.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • April, 1926
    • D&RGW 1530, 4-8-2, at Burnham Shops

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1530 is at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado; women in bib overalls and gloves hold a shovel and an oilcan.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • April, 1926
    • D&RGW open platform lounge observation 'Eagle Canon' at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado

    • Men and women pose on a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad train observation platform; sign reads "Denver & Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • June, 1926
    • Pullman "Four-Poster" open-platform, 10 section observation sleeper in service on...

    • Men, women, and boys pose on a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad train observation platform at Union Station, in Denver, Colorado. Signs read "Denver & Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited," and "[In]terchange Bureau."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • 1925
    • D&RGW 1154, 2-8-0, doubleheading westbound train No.3 upgrade at Castle Gate, Utah

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1154 is westbound at Castle Gate, Utah, approaching the Price River bridge. Sheer rock cliffs are in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Castle Gate (Utah)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Utah--Castle Gate--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Utah--Castle Gate--1920-1930.
    • 1929?
    • D&RGW dining car "Mt. Peale" interior after installation of electric lights in 1924

    • Interior view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car, Mt. Peale; shows male and female passengers, Black men (porters), tables, chairs, lamps, a fan, leaded glass, and lunette windows.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Passengers--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.
    • 1924?
    • D&RGW dining car "Mt. Peale" interior after installation of electric lights in 1924

    • Interior view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad dining car Mt. Peale; shows Black men (porters), tables, chairs, lamps, a fan, leaded glass, and lunette windows.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; African Americans--Employment--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--1920-1930.
    • 1924?
    • Mack railbus on trial at D&RGW Burnham Shops

    • View of a Mack combustion-engine railbus at Burnham Shops, Denver Colorado, with passengers and porters; a brick building with brackets, bargeboard, and chimneys is in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Road-rail vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad porters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad shops &...
    • 1926
    • D. & R.G.W. train wreck

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction crane hoists a wrecked freight car after a wreck in probably Colorado. Shows bent rails and scattered railroad ties on the ground. Signs on the crane read: "Industrial" and "Safety First."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D. & R.G.W. engine #1510

    • People watch a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction crane hoist an overturned locomotive after a wreck in probably Colorado. Shows broken rails on the ground.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • D&RGW 1256, 2-10-2, about 1920 probably at Grand Junction, Colo

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 1256 on a turntable, probably at Grand Junction, Colorado. Men pose; one is in the cab, the other is by the coal car.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Grand Junction (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Grand Junction--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D&RGW 3602 2-8-8-2  w/westbound freight train along eastern end of Glenwood Canyon

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 3602 with a freight train, westbound in Glenwood Canyon, Colorado, beside the Colorado River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • D&RGW 3602, 2-8-8-2 w/eastbound [sic] freight train along eastern end of Glenwood Canyon

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 3602 with a freight train, westbound in Glenwood Canyon, Colorado, beside the Colorado River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • D&RGW dining car interior one of 4-36 seat diners - built May 1927 by American Car &...

    • Interior view of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad car; shows teenaged boys eating, and Railroad employees waiting in the kitchen door.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Eating & drinking--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Railroad dining cars--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--1920-1930.; Teenagers--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D&RGW 3607, 2-8-8-2 simple articulated, at Salida, Colorado

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number 3607 at Salida, Colorado, with shop buildings and hills in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Salida (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1920-1930.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Salida--1920-1930.
    • 1928
    • Texas Creek, Colorado, at the Junction of the D&RGW's main line and Westcliffe Branch

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad trestles over Texas Creek, Fremont County, Colorado; also shows a wooden bridge and sheds.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Texas Creek (Fremont County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Streams--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.;...
    • September, 1925
    • Million Dollar Highway valley scene

    • Hay meadows and houses occupy this valley in Ouray County, Colorado; Ouray and Abrams Mountain are in the background. Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks follow the Uncompahgre River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Ouray (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Farms--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • D&RGW 3607 2-8-8-2 simple articulated

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number 3607 at Salida, Colorado, with shop buildings and hills in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Salida (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1920-1930.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Salida--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]

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