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    • Sunnyside (Tabernash), Denver & Salt Lake Railroad

    • Snowy view over a wood frame residence to the Denver and Salt Lake station yards, Tabernash ( Sunnyside ), Grand County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Tabernash (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Tabernash--1910-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--Tabernash--1910-1920.
    • Winter 1918
    • Union Station excavation

    • Photograph of the Environmental Protection Agency's excavation near Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Different surface layers of occupation can be seen in the walls of the trench. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Unions Station

    • Photograph of Union Station looking down 17th Street in Denver, Colorado. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous 1881 depot. The station represents the...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Louisville Grain Elevator

    • Built in 1908, the elevator is historically and visually the most significant structure associated with the agricultural history of the community. Its frame construction and functional design illustrate an important resource type traditionally...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Louisville.; Historic buildings--Colorado-Louisville.; Architecture--Colorado--Louisville--History.
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    • Union Station

    • Photograph of Union Station looking down 17th Street in Denver, Colorado. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous 1881 depot. The station represents the...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Union Station

    • Photograph of Union Station looking down 17th Street in Denver, Colorado. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous 1881 depot. The station represents the...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Unions Station

    • Photograph of Unions Station, in Denver, Colorado, looking to the Southwest. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous 1881 depot. The station represents the...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Union Station excavation

    • Photograph of the Environmental Protection Agency's excavation near Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Different surface layers of occupation can be seen in the walls of the trench. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • Unions Station excavation

    • Photograph of the Environmental Protection Agency's excavation near Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Denver's Union Station consists of a Neo-Classical central section, constructed in 1914, with flanking wings from a previous 1881 depot. The...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.); Railroad stations.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
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    • D&RGW open platform observation car on rear train #2 the Scenic Limited, at Hanging bridge in...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad "Scenic Limited" train #2 stops in Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado, by the Arkansas River and sheer cliffs. A crowd of people poses at the railing.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Railroad observation...
    • Summer, 1928
    • D&RGW open platform observation car on rear train #2 the Scenic Limited, at Hanging bridge in...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad observation car and train #2 stops by the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado; men, women, and porters pose on the vestibule by a sign: "Denver and Rio Grande Western Scenic Limited."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Railroad observation...
    • Summer, 1928
    • Observation car

    • Passengers pose in the windows of Rear Train No. 2, The Scenic Limited, of the Denver and Rio Grande Western, above the Arkansas River, near Hanging Bridge, Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Passengers--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Railroads--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.
    • Summer 1928
    • D&RGW 202, NG 2-8-0, switching on three-rail trackage in front of station at Durango, Colorado

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad depot at Durango, Colorado; shows D&RGW locomotive 202 (Elk Creek), a Rio Grande Southern passenger train, a Farmington Branch boxcar, and men and women by baggage carts. Sign reads: "Western Union...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1920-1930.; Durango (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Durango--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • Spring, 1923
    • D. & R. G. 169

    • Side view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 169, narrow gauge 4-6-0, with tender, bell and cattle catcher, possibly in Denver railroad yards, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • Spring 1939
    • Forbes

    • View of a mining ore loading trestle in Forbes (Las Animas County) Colorado, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I; shows sheds, railroad cars, and ties.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo. 1913-1914.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.;...
    • September, 1914
    • Railroads, Denver and Rio Grande

    • Men watch an automobile drive onto a Denver & Rio Grande railroad car in Colorado; another automobile has a banner: "2nd Sociability Run Oldsmobile Owners Denver to Mesa Verde National Park."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Oldsmobile automobile--Colorado--1910-1920.; Automobile rallies--Colorado--1910-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • September 3-11, 1917
    • Lunch counter at Grand Junction.

    • Exhibit held June 14 through August 31, 2013 at the Denver Public Library, Central Branch.
    • Railroads--Pictorial works.
    • September 26, 1905
    • #375 Arrival of Denver & Rio Grande passenger train

    • A steam locomotive of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad pulls into the Paonia, Colorado train station in Delta County. Spectators, all men, stand on both sides of the tracks to watch the entrance. Crates of fruit are stacked next to the depot...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.
    • September 19, 1908
    • D&RG open observation at Hanging Bridge, Colo, with traveling passenger car 791 agents special...

    • People crowd an open-observation car of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad at Hanging Bridge, in Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1920.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • October, 1914
    • Underground mine railway, 2550 level, Magma Copper Company, Superior, Arizona

    • Manual Gonzalez (?) drives an ore cart train 2550 feet underground on the railway used by the Magma Copper Company, Superior, Arizona. He wears a battery powered headlamp and has a tin of Prince Albert tobacco and a pack of Lucky Strike cigarettes...
    • Superior (Ariz.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.; Mine railroads--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.; Miners--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.; Mining--Arizona--Superior--1930-1940.
    • November 22, 1938
    • Special trains to celebrate opening of D&RG at Aspen, Colo.

    • Citizens of Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado, congregate by a special train of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad to celebrate the opening of service to Aspen. West Aspen (Bell Mountain) Mountain is in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company--1880-1890.; Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Celebrations--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.
    • November 2, 1887
    • Refrigerator car.

    • Exhibit held June 14 through August 31, 2013 at the Denver Public Library, Central Branch.
    • Railroads--Pictorial works.
    • November 1, 1881
    • Depot, Garrison, Colorado.

    • Exhibit held June 14 through August 31, 2013 at the Denver Public Library, Central Branch.
    • Railroads--Pictorial works.
    • not dated
    • We Got 'Em Mine building & tracks

    • View of the tramway and a building at the We Got 'Em Mine near Silver Creek Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery that includes a friction drum and wheelbarrow is near the building.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; We Got 'Em Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Buildings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.
    • May 31, 1936
    • Running marathon - early 20's

    • Spectators watch from the street and the roof of the Rocky Mountain News Building as runners race, in the News-Times Modified Marathon, down Welton street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows a Denver Tramway trolley car, trolley tracks, and...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Running races--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street...
    • May 31, 1924
    • Visitors at Standley Lake Dam

    • View of Colorado & Southern Railroad engine number 316 with coal tender and passenger cars at Standley Lake dam, (Jefferson County) Colorado; shows crowd of men and women standing by banner: "Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation System..." and wagons...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation District--Facilities--1900- 1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Standley Lake (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dams--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.;...
    • May 29, 1909
    • Afoot inspecting Marshall Lake

    • People approach Colorado and Southern Railway passenger railroad cars in Boulder County, Colorado; houses dot the coal mining town of Marshall; shows a canal or ditch (possibly Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation system), and the Flatirons.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation District--Facilities--1900- 1910.; Marshall (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Marshall--1900-1910.; Irrigation--Colorado--Marshall--1900-1910.;...
    • May 20, 1909
    • Denver-Greeley Valley irrigation district

    • View of men on Colorado & Southern Railroad passenger cars inspecting the Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation System, Jefferson County, Colorado; banner reads: "The Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation System Taking Water From the Standley Lake System."
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Denver-Greeley Valley Irrigation District--Facilities--1900- 1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Irrigation--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • May 20, 1909
    • D&RGW train #1, Scenic Limited, westbound along Arkansas River near Buena Vista

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad train #1, the Scenic Limited, by the Arkansas River in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.
    • March, 1927
    • Restored Cherrelyn horse car

    • The restored Cherrelyn horse car in Englewood, Colorado, which ran between 1894 and 1910; two large horses pull the car and a man in a raincoat is on the conductor's platform. The car has glassless windows, a canopy over the platform, and windows...
    • Cherrelyn (Colo.); Englewood (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Horse railroads--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.; Street railroads--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1970.
    • March 7, 1968
    • Ski train unloading at Winter Park.

    • Exhibit held June 14 through August 31, 2013 at the Denver Public Library, Central Branch.
    • Railroads--Pictorial works.
    • March 7, 1948
    • UP wreck

    • Cars, derailed. Photographed: at Gilcrest, Colo., March 27, 1961. This occurred on March 23, 1961, in Gilcrest, Colorado, when #18 Portland Rose struck a truck in Gilcrest.  The lead engine is Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific #34A (EMD E9),...
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1961.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilcrest.
    • March 27, 1961
    • UP wreck, engine number 950 + additional diesel units, engine type EMD E9

    • Derailed with the Portland Rose. Photographed: at Gilcrest, Colo., March 27, 1961. This occurred on March 23, 1961, in Gilcrest, Colorado, when #18 Portland Rose struck a truck in Gilcrest.  The lead engine is Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul &...
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1961.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilcrest.
    • March 27, 1961

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