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    • 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...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • The Caudron

    • View of a Caudron C23, a French bomber airplane with two 200 horsepower Salmson engines.
    • Biplanes--French--1910-1920.; Bombers--French--1910-1920.
    • [1917 or 1918?]
    • View of Aspen Junction

    • The town of Basalt, Colorado, is nestled in a valley near the Fryingpan River in Eagle County, Colorado. The view of First Street, below, shows simple, wood-frame, houses with gables and chimneys lining the dirt road. The train depot, roundhouse,...
    • Basalt (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dwellings--Colorado--Basalt--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Basalt--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Fire Department - demonstrations

    • Firemen conduct a night exercise at a Denver Dry Goods Company warehouse at 12th (Twelfth) and Wazee Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The warehouse is a brick building with arched windows and a loading dock. Ladder trucks...
    • Denver Dry Goods Co.--Buildings--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • [1944 June 6]
    • Fred McPeck Oral History

    • Fred McPeck was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio in 1927. In 1943, he started work building airplane engines for the war effort. Three years later, he joined United States Marine Corps, and was stationed at Camp Lajeune North Carolina, Bermuda, Cuba,...
    • McPeck, Fred, 1927-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Skiing.
    • 2013 October 19
    • Fire Department combination pumpers

    • Firemen pose in fire trucks in Denver, Colorado. The engines have pinstripes and letters: "Engine No. 10" and "Engine No. 11." Business sign reads "The Bell Filling Station Co."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Cherokee Street fire station

    • Interior view of Denver Fire Department Station No. 11 at 40 West 2nd Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows fire engines, a bell, tables, and chairs.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Facilities--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Morse Brothers Machinery & Supply Company at 18th & Lawrence

    • View of a building (originally Denver City Cable Railway Company power house) at 18th (Eighteenth) and Lawrence Streets in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: " Supply Co.", "The Morse Bros. Machinery & Su[pply]", "Mining, Milling & Smelting Machinery....
    • Denver City Cable Railway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; S. H. Supply Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • Winch house

    • A man stands on an elevated metal platform between steam powered engines and a winch with cable in a wooden winch house. Shows steam pipes, a wheel to operate the winch, and a wheel with numbers. Posters, pictures and an American flag hang on the...
    • Hoisting machinery--1890-1900.; Interiors--1890-1900.; Steam engines--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • The Collision

    • A staged collision of Union Pacific, Denver and Gulf Railway Company engines number 154 and 153 on September 30, 1896 in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Clouds of smoke fill the sky and spectators run or stand nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
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    • Police and Fireman's parade

    • Men ride on steam powered fire engines in a parade at 18th (Eighteenth) and Champa Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Spectators, some with bicycles, and the U. S. Post Office are nearby.
    • United States. Post Office (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [1921 May 17]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen mix concrete at a construction site probably near the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane on temporary railroad tracks and railroad engines, one of which reads: "113".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Concrete--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1909]
    • Denver business, mining machinery supplies

    • View of The Mine and Smelter Supply Company building, Denver, Colorado. It is a three story brick building with a decorative cornice and advertisements in many of the windows. They read in part: "Pipe fitting, Brass goods, Machinery supplies,...
    • Mine & Smelter Supply Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 74, engine type 2-8-0

    • Head on view with engines 461 and 41. Photographed: Ridgway, Colorado, May 24, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Ridgway (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • Machine shop

    • Interior view of a machine shop in Denver, Colorado. Machines, tools, belt-driven engines, and metal parts on shelves are in the warehouse building.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Machine shops--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Last Midland Terminal passenger train, Cripple Creek

    • Men, women and children dressed in heavy winter coats walk towards rear of Midland Terminal Railway passenger car, last run of February 6, 1949, Cripple Creek, Colorado; train warms up its engines at the Midland Terminal station; side rear view of...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940- 1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February 6
    • Snow Bound, Moffet [sic] Road 5-'05

    • Two railroad locomotives push a snow plow with a steam-powered rotary plow wheel on Moffat Road, Gilpin County, Colorado. Men and a dog stand and sit on top of engines. Shows snow drifts.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Snow removal--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.
    • 1905 May
    • DB&W Train at Sugar Loaf Station 1916

    • A train of the Denver, Boulder and Western Railroad winds around a snow-covered hillside in the background, at Sugarloaf in Boulder County, Colorado. Large clouds of dark smoke puff from the two engines on the train, one in the front and one in the...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Sugarloaf (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1920.; Denver, Boulder, and Western Railroad Company.
    • [1916?]
    • Salida, Colorado

    • Left side of a panorama view over Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, inlcudes the busy Denver and Rio Grande Railroad roundhouse and shops with engines, including Nos. 913 and 268. The Railroad Hospital, coldframes, businesses, and houses are across...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Arkansas River--1900-1910.; Salida (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Salida--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Robert Emmett in Chase Gulch

    • Robert Emmett, a miner, poses inside a mine building near Chase Gulch, Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery in the building includes: engines that have embossed placards that read: "The Norwalk Iron Works, South Norwalk [?] Patented",...
    • Mine buildings--1880-1900.; Mining machinery--1880-1900.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Chase Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--1880-1900.; Mining--1880-1900.; Emmett, Robert.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 10, 1918 December

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19181201
    • Colo. Springs & Cripple Creek District R. R.

    • View shows "The Taylor & Brunton Sampling Company," buildings adjacent to the tracks of the Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway, Bull Hill (Teller County), Colorado. Engines #104 and #102 are parked near the Midland Terminal.
    • Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway--1900-1910.; Taylor & Brunton Sampling Company (Colo.); Teller County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1905?]
    • Fire in pool hall at 18th Street

    • A crowd watches as a pool hall fire is extinguished, Denver, Colorado. Fire hoses lie across the street and sidewalk. Automobiles are parked next to the curb and fire engines are parked in the streets.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hoses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • West Colfax Viaduct construction

    • View of the demolition of part of a building for the construction of the West Colfax Viaduct at 1st (First) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. Boilers and engines are near the building. A sign reads: "130 Lari[mer] Arthur D [?]yon Machin[e]ry.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1914 June 9
    • Miners in a shaft house

    • Miners pose in a shaft house near side and center crank engines. Other machinery includes flywheels, gauges, and valves.
    • Mine buildings--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--1880-1910.; Interiors--1880-1910.; Miners--1880-1910.; Mining--1880-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive number "3404" on a wooden trestle in probably Colorado. A dilapidated railroad construction car in the ravine reads: "LIMA, Pioneer Const. & Engr. Corp. Denver, Colorado."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1920-1930.; Trestles--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Devil's Gate viaduct, Ry. Georgetown to Silver Plume

    • View of two excursion trains, passenger cars and railroad engines, stopped on the Devil's Gate High Bridge on the Georgetown Loop between Georgetown and Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. The snow covered banks of Clear Creek and rocks lie...
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Saratoga Mine Central City

    • Interior view of the Saratoga Mine shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist and side crank engines.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Saratoga Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.;...
    • 1889
    • Western Allegheny R.R.

    • View of Western Allegheny Railroad caboose #403 and locomotive #81 in the railroad yard at Kaylor (Armstrong County), Pennsylvania. Shows two engines in the engine house. An automobile is near the railroad tracks.
    • Western Allegheny Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Kaylor (Pa.)--1930-1940.; Railroad cabooses--Pennsylvania--Kaylor--1930-1940.; Railroad facilities--Pennsylvania--Kaylor--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Pennsylvania--Kaylor--1930-1940.; Railroad...
    • 1939 September 10
    • Stanley Mine Idaho Springs Colo. hoist room

    • A hoisting engineer poses on a platform in the shafthouse of the Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Engines with exhaust pipes are nearby.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Stanley Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Hilltopper, Volume 1 Number 2

    • Neighborhood newsletter highlighting Capitol Hill businesses and interests.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1954 March 4
    • Denver Rock Drill and Machinery Company

    • View of the Denver Rock Drill and Machinery Company at 18th (Eighteenth) and Blake Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. The three-story brick building has awnings and signs that read: "The Denver Rock Drill & Machinery Co.," "Mining Machinery,...
    • Denver Rock Drill & Machinery Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining machinery industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machinery industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • International Harvester building

    • View of the International Harvester building at 15th (Fifteenth) and Platte Street in the Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The four-story brick building has signs that read: "International Harvester Co. of America," "Farm Machines...
    • International Harvester Company of America--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1933 May 14
    • Denver Rock Drill and Machinery Company

    • View of the Denver Rock Drill and Machinery Company at 18th (Eighteenth) and Blake Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. The three-story brick building has awnings and signs that read: "The Denver Rock Drill & Machinery Co.," "Mining Machinery,...
    • Denver Rock Drill & Machinery Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining machinery industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machinery industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Western Allegheny R.R.

    • Western Allegheny Railroad locomotives are in the railroad yard at Kaylor (Armstrong County), Pennsylvania. Shows two locomotives in the rail yard (#85) and two engines in an engine house (#83).
    • Western Allegheny Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Kaylor (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Railroad facilities--Pennsylvania--Kaylor--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Pennsylvania--Kaylor--1940-1950.; Railroad shops & yards--Pennsylvania--Kaylor--1940-1950.
    • 1947 October 26
    • Climax, Colo., 7' shorthead Symons cone crusher

    • Symons cone crushers with engines and feeders inside the Climax Molybdenum Company mine, Climax, Lake County, Colorado.
    • 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?]
    • Radium Co. of Colo Tejon plant

    • View of the Radium Company of Colorado's Tejon plant, probably in Denver, Colorado. Machinery and equipment include furnaces, engines, and funnel feeders. Placards embossed on the machinery read: "Hendrie and Bolthoff Manufacturing and Supply Co...
    • Furnaces--1920-1930.; Industry--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Mining--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1930]
    • Power plant for Tonopah Placer Co, Spruce Creek

    • Interior view of the power plant for the Tonopah Placer Company in Spruce Creek, Summit County, Colorado. The machinery includes side crank engines, flywheels, and a boiler.
    • Tonopah Placer Company.; Spruce Creek (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.; Machinery--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.; Power plants--Colorado--Spruce Creek--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain

    • A Native American (tribe unknown) man poses on horseback as part of the first Festival of Mountain and Plain in Denver, Colorado. He holds a staff and wears fringed leggings and a fur pelt hat. A nearby sign reads: "Steam Engines & P[u]mps Boilers,...
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo)--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Parades &...
    • 1895
    • RGS narrow gauge locomotive, engine number 461, engine type 2-8-2

    • Head on, distant view; engines 461 and 452 backing to wye; depot in foreground; smoke; snow. Photographed: Ridgway, Colorado, November 20, 1951.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Ridgway (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1951
    • Aurora, Colorado

    • A Convair B36A bomber flies over Aurora, Colorado. The six engine pusher-type aircraft, which went into service in the early fifties, has broad, swept-back wings wings with three engines on each wing and a glass dome above the cockpit. "U.S. Air...
    • Aurora (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bombers--Colorado--Aurora--1950-1960.
    • [1955?]
    • Large hoist in the Black Hawk Mine

    • A miner poses in the shaft house of the Black Hawk Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist that has "Vulcan Iron Works Wilkes-Barre PA U. S. A." embossed on the platform, and center crank engines.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • U. S. Signal Station, Summit of Pikes Peak

    • Two engines and cars of the Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway (aka Cog Road) appear on track beside the U. S. Signal Station at the rock- strewn summit of Pikes Peak. Two men are visible in engine no. 1; various passengers are also shown.
    • Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--1890-1900.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company.
    • c1892
    • Interior Gold Pan shops

    • View of the interior of the Gold Pan Company's facilities near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado. The machinery includes side crank engines, flywheels, and belts.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910.]

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