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    • Antonito - Chama wrecked flat

    • View of a wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western flat car in Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado; houses are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Antonito (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Antonito--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Antonito--1950-1960.
    • 1955 June 30
    • Wrecked Missouri Pacific train above Nuckoll's Packing Plant

    • Wrecked Missouri Pacific railroad cars, a storage tank, and debris are scattered beside railroad tracks near the Nuckolls Packing Plant after a flood on the Arkansas River in Pueblo, Colorado. A refrigerator car with an American Refrigerator...
    • Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Nuckolls Packing Company (Pueblo, Colo.)--Disasters--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Meat...
    • [June 1921]
    • Dreadful flood of Pueblo, Colo., where most lives lost

    • Panoramic view of wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western and Missouri Pacific railroad freight and passenger cars and a locomotive in a rail yard after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men sit in the railroad yard with...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Nuckolls Packing Company (Pueblo, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June 3
    • Dreadful flood of Pueblo, Colo., the Santa Fe R.R. by the Nuckolls Packing Co.

    • Panoramic view. A man in a bow tie and fedora and a boy in overalls and a cap stand on wrecked Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad tracks near the brick Nuckolls Packing Company building in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows washed out...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Nuckolls Packing Company (Pueblo, Colo.)--Buildings--1920-1930.; Packing-houses--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive

    • Well dressed men and women pose on an overturned, wrecked Denver and Rio Grande railroad locomotive on Poncha Pass (Saguache County or Chaffee County), Colorado.The women wear dresses and elaborate hats. George McLean holds a flag. A number on the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Colorado--1900-1910.; Poncha Pass (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1900-1910.;...
    • [1903]
    • Gold King at Gladstone

    • View of Gold King Mine, Gladstone (San Juan County) Colorado; shows ruins of mining processing buildings, ore car tracks, and machinery. A woman looks on.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gladstone--1930-1950.; Gladstone (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Gold King Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Gladstone--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Gladstone--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • Woodstock snow slide ruins

    • View of a collapsed frame, probably one-story house, in Woodstock near Pitkin (Gunnison County), Colorado west of Alpine Pass. A wooden plank supports an unstable wall. A brick chimney, wooden shingles, and rafters are in the debris pile of the...
    • Woodstock (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Avalanches--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.; Ruins--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.; Snow--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.
    • 1884?
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • Missouri Pacific shops and freight yard now on an island

    • View of the Missouri Pacific shops and freight yard surrounded by the flood waters of the Arkansas River in Pueblo, Colorado. Wrecked and overturned freight cars are jumbled together near the shops and in the middle of the flood. Bluffs are on...
    • Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • [1921 June]
    • Site of Lanford [sic] House, Chase Gulch, Black Hawk

    • A man stands on the former site of the Langford house, near Black Hawk in Chase Gulch, Colorado. The man (wearing a suit and a smile) is on a short flight of stairs; around him are various construction materials, a rock wall, and foliage.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Ruins--Colorado--Blackhawk--1920-1930.
    • 1929
    • 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
    • RGS narrow gauge views

    • Wrecked tender. Photographed: Ilium, Colorado, June 2, 1965.
    • Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Ilium (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroads--Colorado--Ilium--1960-1970.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1965
    • Eagle - D&RG (RGW) baggage 668 and chair car 935 in eastbound train at Eagle, Colorado

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot in Eagle, Eagle County, Colorado; shows a crowd of people, frame buildings, an automobile, a Rio Grande Western baggage car, and a passenger coach.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Eagle (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Eagle--1910-1920.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Eagle--1910-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Eagle--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • July, 1915?
    • G. N. wreck, Skykomish River, Western Wash.

    • Men stand near the site of a Great Northern Railway wreck on tracks beside the Skykomish River in Snohomish County, Washington. Shows an overturned locomotive, scattered freight cars and a fallen power line. A pile of railroad ties and a "Grant...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1920-1930.; Skykomish River (Wash.)--1920-1930.; Snohomish County (Wash.)--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Washington--Snohomish County--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Washington--Snohomish...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Colorado & Southern Ry., head on collision, Broomfield, Colo. train 30 & N. bound freight.

    • Burlington Northern railroad passenger cars are wrecked and upended on Colorado & Southern Railway tracks near Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. The head on collision between train number 30 and a north bound freight is surrounded by an...
    • Burlington Northern Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.
    • 1958 September 22
    • Out by Bennett, flood

    • View of the Kiowa Creek flood damage at Bennett, Adams County, Colorado, shows a wrecked truck forced against a tree.
    • Bennett (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Kiowa Creek (Adams County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Bennett--1930-1940.; Streams--Colorado--Bennett--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Wrecked American tanks at Corona, Italy

    • View of wrecked tanks abandoned in Corona, Italy, by Fifth Army units that had captured Belevedere in November 1944 but lost it during a German counter-offensive. The tanks were still there when the Tenth Mountain Division's, 87th Regiment took and...
    • Corona (Italy)--1940-1950.; Monte Belvedere (Italy)--1940-1950.; Tanks (Military science)--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • February 1945
    • Wreck of first passenger train in Anacond [sic] F & C C RY

    • View of a Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad wreck near Anaconda (Teller County), Colorado; shows men, women and children looking at wrecked passenger cars. A photographer has a box camera on a tripod.
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • 1894, July 9
    • Las Tablas

    • An abandoned, wrecked automobile is in a field near the adobe (probably) San Luis Gonzaga Catholic Church and graveyard in Las Tablas (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. The church has a wooden steeple. Shows a wire fence and buildings. Rock...
    • San Luis Gonzaga Catholic Church (Las Tablas, N.M.)--1970-1980.; Las Tablas (N.M.)--1970-1980.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Las Tablas--1970-1980.; Automobiles--New Mexico--Las Tablas--1970-1980.; Catholic churches--New Mexico--Las...
    • 1974
    • School House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the public school in Georgetown, Colorado, built in 1874 and used until 1938-39. The two-story brick building, which has seven large classrooms and accomodated four hundred children, was also a center for many civic activities. The...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Engine 607, G.N. Ry.

    • Men stand beside a mangled Great Northern Railway Company locomotive in Bellingham (Whatcom County), Washington. The wrecked locomotive is overturned beside the railroad tracks.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1940-1950.; Bellingham (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Washington--Bellingham--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Washington--Bellingham--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of a wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad bridge and an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad bridge intact, surrounded by rubble and a boxcar in the bed of the flooded Arkansas River in Pueblo, Colorado. The Nuckolls Packing Plant...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridge failures--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921
    • D&RG

    • View of wrecked Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge 4-6-0 locomotives on a track in probably Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. The two locomotives were in a head-on collision. Shows a coaling trestle.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1920.; Coaling stations--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1920.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1920.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1905 and 1920?]
    • Bulldogging from auto Tucson, Rodeo

    • A man wrestles a steer in Tucson (Pima County), Arizona; men on horses look on. Cowboys stand on a car with horns on the hood; letters read: "Eagle Milling Co. Arizona Products," "Smith Auto Top Co.," "The Grill," "Wrecked Cars Our Specialty," and...
    • Steer wrestling--Arizona--Tucson--1910-1930.; Tucson (Ariz.)--1910-1930.; Automobiles--Arizona--Tucson--1910-1930.; Cowboys--Arizona--Tucson--1910-1930.; Horses--Arizona--Tucson--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Olympic Portland Cement Co., Bellingham, Wash.

    • View of wrecked Great Northern Railway freight car number "76581" and a locomotive in Bellingham (Whatcom County), Washington. A man stands beside the collision wreckage near a fence.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1940-1950.; Bellingham (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Railroad accidents--Washington--Bellingham--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Washington--Bellingham--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • [between 1942?]
    • Wreckage in D. & R.G. freight yards

    • View of wrecked and overturned Denver & Rio Grande Western freight cars and debris, the result of the Arkansas River flood, in Pueblo, Colorado. Metal scrap is on and near the tracks in the Walker freight yard.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad shops & ...
    • [1921 June]
    • Wreck on D. & R.G.W. near Aspen

    • People stand on tracks beside an overturned Central Vermont Railway freight car near Aspen in Pitkin County, Colorado. The wrecked freight car is wedged in an embankment near a Denver and Rio Grande Western wooden trestle. Shows snow on mountains...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Pitkin County--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Pitkin County--1920-1930.; Trestles--Colorado--Pitkin...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Bridge washed out with train wrecked

    • The wreckage of probably a Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific passenger train after a bridge collapse near Vona (Kit Carson County), Colorado. Shows a train derailment on the bridge. Crushed and overturned railroad cars lie in the river, some cars...
    • Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Kit Carson County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridge failures--Colorado--Kit Carson County--1920-1930.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Kit Carson County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929
    • Derailment near Coal Creek Canyon

    • Workmen in hard hats stand near tracks and wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western freight cars near Coal Creek Canyon in Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows the underside and wheels of a freight car. A bulldozer is near locomotive number "3028" on the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1960-1970.; Coal Creek Canyon (Jefferson County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Bulldozers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1960-1970.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1969 July 19
    • D. & R.G. pile driver, driving temporary bridge across river, A.T. & S.F. bridge on right,...

    • Men pose with a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad pile driver on a temporary wooden bridge beside an intact Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad bridge over the Arkansas River in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men use a hoist to lift a wrecked D....
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of a wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad bridge and an intact Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad bridge, washed out railroad tracks and a switch, and concrete pilings in and near the flooded Arkansas River in Pueblo Colorado....
    • American Smelting and Refining Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo...
    • 1921
    • D&RGW Creede Br. 2-8-0 1167 and 066 on curve at Derrick, Colo. plowing out line.

    • Men stand in front of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company wedge snowplow 066, pushed through deep snow by locomotive 1167, at Derrick (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Derrick (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.; Snow removal--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.; Snowplows--Colorado--Derrick--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February 15
    • Removing wrecked D. & R.G. bridge from river, having dismembered it with acetylene torches

    • Cranes with ropes and pulleys remove pieces of a wrecked Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad bridge washed out in a flood on the Arkansas River in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men watch from the intact Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Glendive train wreck

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana. A man looks at the wrecked locomotive and passenger coaches.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 11
    • 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?]
    • Idaho Springs school

    • The cornerstone to the new addition to the grade school is being laid in Idaho Springs, Colorado, in 1902. A large group of people has gathered and are standing around a triangular support apparatus made of three timbers. It is being used in the...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cornerstones--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • C&S wreck, engine number 643, engine type 2-8-0

    • Wrecked; engine on its side. Photographed: Westminster, Colo., October 18, 1926.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1926.; Railroad accidents.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Westminster.
    • 1926
    • Looking N.E., Nuckolls Packing plant on right, D.&R.G.W. Number 3 on left, A.T. & S.F....

    • Piles of new lumber and a hand cart are beside washed out railroad tracks, overturned Denver and Rio Grande Western passenger cars identified as train number 3, and a wrecked freight car near the Nuckolls Packing Company building in Pueblo (Pueblo...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Lumber--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • Ascending Pike's Peak via cog road

    • Bird's eye view of Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway engine number four climbing Pike's Peak, Colorado; also called "Pike's Peak Cog Road." The nine-mile rack rail and pinion cog line was completed in October, 1890; first passenger train ran June 30,...
    • Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hiking--Colorado--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1890-1910.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company.
    • [between 1892 and 1910]
    • A.T.& S.F. single track bridge over river near Santa Fe Avenue

    • View of an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad bridge over the Arkansas River in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows flood water, debris and a wrecked concrete wall under the bridge.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June

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