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    • Monarch Colo

    • Artist's rendering, Monarch, in Chaffee County, Colorado, shows dwellings, commercial buildings, a tramway, railroad cars (engine, freight and ore cars) on tracks, and a milling structure. Monarch was founded in 1878 lasted until the silver panic...
    • Monarch (Colo.)--1880-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1893?]
    • 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...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--1940-1950.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Monarch (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Monarch Lime Quarry (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1940-1950.; Limestone...
    • 1948 September 23
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 10, 1920 October

    • 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.
    • 19201001
    • D&RGW, Monarch, Colorado, wye (2-8-2) 489 on stub, headon.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 489 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow, vents smoke at Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado; a man stands in snow by a semaphore switch.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Monarch (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Monarch--1950-1960.; Railroad signals--Colorado--Monarch--1950-1960.; Snow--Colorado--Monarch--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • View in Monarch Pass

    • View of Monarch Pass with fallen trees, Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Monarch Pass (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #499 (2-8-2) stopped on tracks near a railroad bridge at Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Members of the Rocky Mountain Railroad Club stand near special cars #163, #306, #284,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Rocky Mountain Railroad Club--People--1940-1950.; Railfans--Colorado--Monarch--1950-1960.; Monarch (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Monarch--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1949 September 25
    • Dinner at the Monarch Lake Lodge

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies eat dinner at tables in the Monarch Lake Lodge in Monarch (Grand County), Colorado. The men wear western attire; some wear vests with the "3R" brand. The dining room has a low ceiling, a cross beam,...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Monarch (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1956 July
    • Chaffee, near Monarch Pass

    • View into a narrow gulch with the mining camp of Chaffee, (Chaffee City, Camp Monarch, and after 1884, Monarch) Chaffee County, Colorado, includes log cabins and structures, tents and slopes with burned or cut timber surrounded by high mountains....
    • Chaffee (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • McDonalds Ranch Monarch, Colorado

    • Snowy McDonald's Ranch, in Monarch, Grand County, Colorado, consists of frame or log buildings, fences, and a watertower.
    • Monarch (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Log buildings--Colorado--Monarch--1910-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Monarch--1910-1920.
    • 1916
    • Monarch Br. diesel & rail train.

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company standard gauge diesel #111 stops with idler cars filled with rails, and a caboose, during the conversion of the Monarch Branch from narrow to standard gauge, near Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Equipment & supplies--1950-1960.; Salida (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.
    • 1956 September 29
    • View from above Chaffee looking down

    • View down into a narrow gulch with the mining camp of Chaffee, (Chaffee City, Camp Monarch and after 1884 Monarch) Chaffee County, Colorado, includes log cabins and structures, tents and slopes with burned or cut timber surrounded by high...
    • Monarch (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • Near Garfield, Monarch Branch, D.& R.G.RY.

    • Panoramic view of the valley near Monarch Pass on the Monarch Branch of the Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company near Garfield (Chaffee County), Colorado. A train with a passenger car is on the tracks. Shows a wood frame barn and buildings in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad track--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Valleys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Monarch, Colorado

    • Landscape painting of Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado shows mountains, valley, buildings, train, and the South Arkansas River.
    • Monarch (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--Monarch--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Near Garfield Monarch branch D & R.G.RY

    • View of the Monarch Branch of the Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company near Garfield (Chaffee County), Colorado by the approach to Monarch Pass. A train with a passenger car is on the tracks. A wood frame barn and buildings are nearby. Mountains...
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1886?]
    • Switchback - as gondolas of second cut go up toward upper switch

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow gauge freight train (Monarch Branch) ascends the Garfield switchback near Garfield, (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Garfield (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Garfield--1940-1950.
    • 1948 September 23
    • Monarch Pass looking north

    • A man sits on a rocky slope at the summit of Monarch Pass at the county line between Chaffee County and Gunnison County, Colorado. Shows patches of snow above timberline in the Sawatch Range.
    • Monarch Pass (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • The Switchback on Monarch Branch, D.& R.G.RY.

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Railway train approaches a track switchback on the Monarch Branch near Garfield (Chaffee County), Colorado. Two men stand near the railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Monarch Pass (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • Men confer by the entrance to the Monarch Mine and ore car tracks after an explosion near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. Some of the miners wear helmets with lamps.
    • Broomfield County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monarch Mine (Broomfield County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Conversation--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Broomfield...
    • 1936 January 20
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • Men pose in a mine after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. Some of the miners wear helmets with lamps; one carries a lunch pail.
    • Broomfield County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monarch Mine (Broomfield County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Broomfield...
    • 1936 January 20
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • A crowd of men and women display shock after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado.
    • Broomfield County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monarch Mine (Broomfield County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Broomfield...
    • 1936 January 20
    • Monarc [sic], a mountain mining town

    • Mount Shavano towers over the town of Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows residences, commercial buildings, and railroad tracks.
    • Monarch (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Shavano, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Monarch--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Windswept trees at the summit of Old Monarch Pass

    • View of pine trees misshapen by the wind and rocks on Monarch Pass in Chaffee County or Gunnison County, Colorado.
    • Monarch Pass (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1970-1990.; Pines--Colorado--1970-1990.; Rocks--Colorado--1970-1990.
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Monarch Pass

    • Katherine Buckwalter poses near an automobile at the summit of Monarch Pass (Chaffee County), Colorado. A nearby sign reads: "Elevation 11200 ft. Cochetopa National Forest."
    • Buckwalter, Katherine, 1882-1969.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cochetopa National Forest (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Monarch Pass (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Chaffee County--1920-1930.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • Hilltopper, Volume 1 Number 3

    • Neighborhood newsletter highlighting Capitol Hill businesses and interests.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1954 March 18
    • Plant of Monarch Shale Oil Co., (Ginet Process), near De Beque, Colo.

    • Men pose by the Monarch Shale Oil Company shale oil extraction facility near De Beque (Mesa County), Colorado; pipes and sheds are on a steep slope.
    • Monarch Shale Oil Company--1910-1920.; Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Petroleum...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Limestone Quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2) with a consist of a tender, caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke by a pile of limestone at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • Monarch Airlines, Acoma Pueblo, W. of Abq.-between Abq. & Gup.

    • View of a Monarch Airlines airplane wing and aerial view of Acoma Mesa and Pueblo, New Mexico, shows the Native American adobe house blocks and the mission church with attached convent and cemetery.
    • Monarch Airlines--1940-1950.; Acoma Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1940-1950.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1940-1950.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Acoma--1940-1950.; Acoma (N.M.)--1940-1950.; Pueblos--New...
    • May 1949
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Mountains and the mill are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • Aspen, Colorado, street scenes, Monarch Street south from Main Street Monarch Street

    • Two horses pull a carriage on unpaved, littered Monarch Street in Aspen, Colorado. Wagons drawn by horses are parked on the left side of the street. Buildings include one and two-story brick and wood commercial storefronts and a church with spire.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Limestone quarry near Monarch D&RG

    • View of the Colorado Fuel & Iron mine at Monarch Pass in Chaffee County, Colorado; shows shaft house, sheds, tailings, and Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks with cars full of ore.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • The Plant of the Monarch Shale Oil Company using the "Ginet eduction process" De Beque,...

    • View of the Monarch Shale Oil Company mine on a mesa in De Beque (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows the mine entrance and crusher site near layered shale at the top of the formation, a shale conveyor, a crushed shale bin, a retort, a stairway, storage...
    • Monarch Shale Oil Company--1920-1930.; Oil-shale industry--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; De Beque (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Refineries--Colorado--De...
    • [1920 August]
    • Monarch, Chaffee County, Colo

    • Monarch, founded in Chaffee County, Colorado in 1878, consists of log or frame dwellings and commercial buildings. Buggies are in the street, and people pose on boardwalks fronting businesses. Foothills and Banana Mountain are in the background.
    • Monarch (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Plant site of the Monarch Shale Oil Co.

    • View of oil shale formations and Roan Cliffs at Conn Creek, in Garfield County, Colorado; also shows a Monarch Shale Oil Company building and tailings.
    • Monarch Shale Oil Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Oil-shales--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1910-1920.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Plant of Monarch Shale Oil Co., (Ginet Process), near De Beque, Colo.

    • View of the Monarch Shale Oil Company oil shale extraction plant near De Beque (Mesa County), Colorado; men pose by pipes and sheds on a steep slope.
    • Monarch Shale Oil Company--1910-1930.; Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1930.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1930.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • A picnic party at timberline on Monarch Pass

    • Women, girls, boys and men eat by gnarled pine trees on Monarch Pass in the Cochetopa Forest Reserve (later the Gunnison National Forest), Gunnison or Chaffee County, Colorado. A man holds a chunk of bread on his pocket knife; a dog is nearby.
    • Cochetopa Forest Reserve (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Monarch Pass (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Children--Colorado--1900-1910.; Forest reserves--Colorado--1900-1910.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1900-1910.; Picnics--Colorado--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Chaffee

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    • Monarch (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Monarch--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883]
    • 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.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1948 September 23
    • The largest cottonwood tree in Colorado

    • View of large cottonwood tree called "The Old Monarch" in the middle of the block between "C" and "D" Streets on South Union Avenue, in Pueblo, Colorado, shows a horsedrawn stagecoach parked next to the tree and the "Topeka House," a two-story...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Trees--Colorado--Pueblo--1870-1880.
    • 1879 June 29
    • Watching the rescuers bring up the dead at the mouth of the mine

    • Men, women and children stand by mill sheds after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. A stone building is near the crowd.
    • Broomfield County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monarch Mine (Broomfield County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Disasters--Colorado--Broomfield County--1930-1940.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Broomfield...
    • 1936 January 20
    • Ride camp, Monarch Lake camp

    • View of a Roundup Riders of the Rockies camp near Monarch Lake in Grand County, Colorado. Shows tents, trailers, cars, and trucks. Men near the center of the camp stand near a temporary stage and folding chairs. Mountains are in the distance. A...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Grand County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Camping--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.; Tents--Colorado--Grand County--1950-1960.
    • 1955 July
    • The old monarch, Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of large cottonwood tree called "The Old Monarch" in the middle of the block between "C" and "D" streets on South Union Avenue, in downtown Pueblo, Colorado. A man poses against the tree, which was removed in 1883. The sparsely developed...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Trees--Colorado--Pueblo--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • The old monarch, Pueblo, Colorado

    • View of large cottonwood tree called "The Old Monarch" in the center of the block, next to the boardwalk, between "C" and "D" Streets on South Union Avenue, in downtown Pueblo, Colorado. A ladder leans against the tree and a man stands in front of...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Trees--Colorado--Pueblo--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]

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