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    • Northern Pacific 50th Anniversary announcement

    • Depiction of Northern Pacific Railway train 2606 at Gold Creek (Lodge County), Montana. Vignette shows locomotive 5000 and coal car. Printed with Northern Pacific logo: "September 8th 1933, marks the fiftieth anniversary of the driving of the...
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--Public Relations--1930-1940.; Gold Creek (Mont.)--1930-1940.; Railroad locomotives--Montana--Gold Creek--1930-1940.; Railroads--Montana--Gold Creek--1930-1940.
    • 1933 September 8
    • Camp site of engineering party, time of construction, Helena and Northern R.R. Montana

    • View of the summer camp for engineers, E.H. McHenry, Research Engineer, on the Marysville Branch of the Northern Pacific Railroad (Helena and Northern Railroad Company) probably near Homestake Pass in Jefferson County or Silver Bow County, Montana....
    • Helena and Northern Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Construction camps--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana--1880-1890.; Tents--Montana--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Plant of the Northern Colorado Power Co. at Lafayette

    • View of the construction of the three-story, brick Northern Colorado Power Company plant in Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. The power plant has stone quoins and lintels. Piles of lumber and metal parts, probably for steam generators, are at...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Lafayette (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Lafayette--1900-1910.; Power plants--Colorado--Lafayette--1900-1910.
    • [1907?]
    • Colorado and Southern Ry., SD9 6219, caboose 10401, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of a Colorado and Southern (Burlington Northern) SD9 diesel locomotive 6219 and a caboose near a group of utility buildings in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "6219," "Burlington Northern," "Denver SD9."...
    • Burlington Northern Railroad Company--1980-1990.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1980-1990.; Leadville (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.
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    • Bridge on Helena & Northern approaching Marysville

    • Construction workers in sack suits and overcoats, hold shovels and pose on a Helena and Northern Railroad (a Northern Pacific short line) trestle under construction in Marysville (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. The high, wooden trestle is over a...
    • Helena and Northern Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Marysville (Mont.)--1880-1890.; Bridge construction--Montana--Marysville--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Montana--Marysville--1880-1890.; Railroad...
    • 1887 October
    • Surfacing gang, Helena & Northern R.R.

    • Construction workers hold shovels and spades and stand beside railroad ties near a trestle on Northern Pacific Railroad (Helena and Northern Railroad Company) tracks in Montana. A railroad train is in the distance. Shows talus and tree stumps.
    • Helena and Northern Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad construction workers--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroads--Montana--1880-1890.
    • 1887 Fall
    • Marysville from the north

    • Distant view of frame houses and buildings in Marysville (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. Shows mine tailings on mountains and a wooden Northern Pacific Railroad (Helena and Northern Railroad Company) trestle.
    • Helena and Northern Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Marysville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Montana--Marysville--1880-1890.; Mining--Montana--Marysville--1880-1890.;...
    • 1887 December
    • Northern Colorado Company Substation

    • Exterior photograph of the Northern Colorado Company Substation located in Lafayette, Colorado. This small 1908 brick industrial building, composed of a one story base and a two story tower, illustrates early power generation systems in Boulder. ...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
    • Undated
    • Northern Colorado Company Substation railroad tracks and power lines

    • Northern Colorado Company Substation located in Lafayette, Colorado. This small 1908 brick industrial building, composed of a one story base and a two story tower, illustrates early power generation systems in Boulder. It is closely linked to the...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings.; Power lines--Colorado--Lafayette.;Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
    • Undated
    • Northern Colorado Company Substation

    • Exterior photograph of the Northern Colorado Company Substation located in Lafayette, Colorado. This small 1908 brick industrial building, composed of a one story base and a two story tower, illustrates early power generation systems in Boulder. ...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
    • Undated
    • Northern Colorado Company Substation

    • Exterior photograph of the Northern Colorado Company Substation located in Lafayette, Colorado. This small 1908 brick industrial building, composed of a one story base and a two story tower, illustrates early power generation systems in Boulder. ...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
    • Undated
    • Northern Colorado Company Substation

    • Exterior photograph of the Northern Colorado Company Substation located in Lafayette, Colorado. This small 1908 brick industrial building, composed of a one story base and a two story tower, illustrates early power generation systems in Boulder. ...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
    • Undated
    • Northern Colorado Company Substation

    • Exterior photograph of the Northern Colorado Company Substation located in Lafayette, Colorado. This small 1908 brick industrial building, composed of a one story base and a two story tower, illustrates early power generation systems in Boulder. ...
    • Northern Colorado Power Company--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
    • Undated
    • Colorado and Southern Ry. (Burlington Northern), SD9 Diesel 834, Golden Colo.

    • View of Burlington Northern (Colorado and Southern) diesel locomotive number 834 in Golden, Colorado. Men stand near and on the locomotive. Freight cars and snow covered hills and mountains are in the distance. Lettering on the locomotive reads:...
    • Burlington Northern Railroad Company--1980-1990.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1980-1990.; Golden (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Golden--1980-1990.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Golden--1980-1990.;...
    • 1981
    • Great Northern Oriental Limited

    • View of Great Northern Railway Oriental Limited passenger train on tracks near a railroad signal. A steel passenger car reads "Great Northern" and "Compartment Observation Car," "9029," and a sign on the railing displays the Oriental Limited logo.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1920-1930.; Oriental Limited (Express train)--1920-1930.; Railroad observation cars--1920-1930.; Railroads--1920-1930.
    • [between 1924 and 1931]
    • Big rock cut, on mile above Cabinet, N.P.R.R.

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad Company construction near Cabinet (Bonner County) Idaho. Construction workers excavate a railroad cut with picks, shovels and hand carts. Cranes lift a boulder and containers. Chinese laborers wear coolie hats....
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Chinese--Employment--Idaho--Bonner County--1880-1890.; Bonner County (Idaho)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Idaho--Bonner County--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Idaho--Bonner...
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Marent's Trestle, 226 ft. high, near Missoula M.T.

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad tracks on the Marent Trestle built over Marent Gulch in Missoula County, Montana. A log building, a haystack and a wooden fence are in the gulch below the steel trestle.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Marent Gulch (Mont.)--1880-1890.; Marent Trestle (Mont.)--1880-1890.; Missoula County (Mont.)--1880-1890.; Log buildings--Montana--Missoula County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Montana--Missoula...
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Upper Cascades, Columbia River

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad tracks, trestle bridges, an island, and a frame building near Cascade Locks (Hood River County), Oregon; the Columbia River, forest, and Mount St. Helens are in the distance.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Cascade Locks (Or.)--1860-1870.; Columbia River--1860-1870.; Saint Helens, Mount (Wash.)--1860-1970.; Railroad bridges--Oregon--Cascade Locks--1860-1870.; Railroads--Oregon--Cascade Locks--1860-1870.;...
    • [1867?]
    • N. P. #653 Baldwin #8566

    • Northern Pacific Railroad locomotive number 653, which has a bell, a light, and a cow catcher, stops at a depot with thick, black smoke streaming out of its smokestack. Painted on the side of the engine: "N. P. 653 B" and "Northern Pacific."
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Railroad locomotives--1880-1890.; Railroads--1880-1890.
    • June, 1887
    • Engines covered with snow

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad locomotives, one with a wedge plow and a balloon stack, and a caboose. Men stand by the train which is covered in snow.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1890-1900.; Snow--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Ruins of the High Bridge, middle block house [i.e. blockhouse], Cascades

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad tracks, a trestle bridge, the ruins of a trestle, and a locomotive near Cascade Locks (Hood River County), Oregon; the Columbia River, forest, and mountains are in the distance.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Cascade Locks (Or.)--1860-1870.; Columbia River--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Oregon--Cascade Locks--1860-1870.; Railroads--Oregon--Cascade Locks--1860-1870.; Rivers--Oregon--Cascade...
    • [1867?]
    • The Upper Cascades, Columbia River, from the block house [i.e. blockhouse]

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad tracks, trestle bridges and a frame building near Cascade Locks (Hood River County), Oregon; the Columbia River, forest, and mountains are in the distance.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Cascade Locks (Or.)--1860-1870.; Columbia River--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Oregon--Cascade Locks--1860-1870.; Railroad tracks--Oregon--Cascade Locks--1860-1870.; Rivers--Oregon--Cascade...
    • [1867?]
    • Entrance to snow shed

    • View of a Silverton Northern Railroad snow shed between Eureka and Animas Forks in San Juan County, Colorado; shows narrow gauge tracks and timber retaining walls. The Animas River valley is to the side.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Snow sheds--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Silverton Northern Railroad Company.
    • 1904
    • Camas Prairie R. R.

    • Northern Pacific Railway locomotive 1575 emerges from a tunnel in Lapwai Canyon, near Cul de Sac (Nez Perce County), Idaho.
    • Camas Prairie Railroad Co.--1950-1960.; Northern Pacific Railway Company--1950-1960.; Nez Perce County (Idaho)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Idaho--Nez Perce County--1950-1960.; Tunnels--Idaho--Nez Perce County--1950-1960.
    • 1953 September 18
    • The Villard gold spike excursion

    • Men crowd embankments during an excursion on the newly opened Northern Pacific Railroad transcontinental route below Multnomah Falls in Multnomah County, Oregon. The Benson footbridge spans a gap at the base of the 620 foot waterfall.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Multnomah County (Or.)--1880-1890.; Multnomah Creek (Or.)--1880-1890.; Multnomah Falls (Or.)--1880-1890.; Men--Oregon--Multnomah County--1880-1890.; Pedestrian bridges--Oregon--Multnomah...
    • [1883]
    • Grading on Big Bluff, three miles above Heron's Rapids, Clark's Fork

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad Company construction by the Clark Fork River in Sanders County, Montana. Chinese, in coolie hats, and white construction workers pose beside horse-drawn carts and tree stumps. Work crews clear a new railroad grade...
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Chinese--Employment--Montana--Sanders County--1880-1890.; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho)--1880-1890.; Sanders County (Mont.)--1880-1890.; Carts & wagons--Montana--Sanders County--1880-1890.; Railroad...
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Clark's Fork crossing, three miles above its mouth, N.P.R.R.

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad Company trestle under construction on the Clark Fork River at Clark Fork (Bonner County) Idaho. A railroad work camp with tents, sheds, lumber, a work train, and standing water are near the bridge. Men stand on...
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Clark Fork (Idaho : Town)--1880-1890.; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho)--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Idaho--Clark Fork--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Idaho--Clark Fork--1880-1890.;...
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Shee-zah-nan-tan

    • Interior portrait of a Native American (Jicarilla Apache) man, he stands beside a pile of fur pelts and blankets in northern New Mexico. The man has long braids, and wears buckskin pants and a shirt with fringe. Shee-zah-nan-tan holds a rifle and...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Jicarilla Indians--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Clothing & dress--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Furs--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Interiors--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Men--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Rifles--New...
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    • Along Clarks Forks River

    • A man fishes from the shore of the Clark Fork (Clarks Forks) River near Northern Pacific Railway tracks in probably Missoula County, Montana. He wears a long overcoat and hat.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1910.; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho)--1880-1910.; Fishing--Montana--Missoula County--1880-1910.; Railroad tracks--Montana--Missoula County--1880-1910.; Rivers--Montana--Missoula County--1880-1910.
    • [between 1883 and 1905?]
    • Eaton Hi

    • A basketball team at Eaton High School in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, poses in two lines against a brick wall; the players wear dark, sleeveless, numbered jerseys that read "Eaton," and trunks with light colored belts. The coach and manager wear...
    • Eaton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Basketball players--Colorado--Eaton--1930-1940.
    • February 19, 1935
    • DM & N Ore Docks: Duluth

    • View of Duluth (St. Louis County), Minnesota; shows houses, mills, ore docks, Duluth Missabe & Northern Railroad tracks, a race track, houses, schools, Duluth Harbor, Lake Superior, and grain processing sheds with letters: "Great Northern Elevator."
    • Duluth (Minn.)--1870-1890.; Duluth Harbor Basin (Minn.)--1870-1890.; Superior, Lake--1870-1890.; Harbors--Minnesota--Duluth--1870-1890.; Piers & wharves--Minnesota--Duluth--1870-1890.; Duluth, Missabe, and Iron Range Railway--Facilities--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1885?]
    • Galatin [sic] & Butte line of Northern Pacific Railroad near "Homestake Pass"

    • View of tents at a work camp during construction of the Gallatin and Butte line of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company near Homestake Pass in Jefferson County or Silver Bow County, Montana. The headquarters camp houses engineers identified as...
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Construction camps--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana--1880-1890.; Tents--Montana--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Burlington Northern R.R. SD9 diesels G-230-6232-6227, Coors Beer train, Golden, Colo.

    • View of a Coors Brewing company freight train led by Burlington Northern diesel locomotives 6230, 6232, and 6227 near Table Top Mountain in Golden (Jefferson County, Colorado. The consist includes a boxcar and hopper cars.
    • Adolph Coors Company--Equipment & supplies.; Burlington Northern Railroad Company--1980-1990.; Golden (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Brewing industry.; Diesel locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1981 October
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern 71 2-8-0 close with 286 combine, West Eldred, Pa.

    • Smoke rises from a Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad locomotive #71 with a 286 combine car, near West Eldred (McKean County), Pennsylvania. An automobile is parked beside a frame depot.
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad Company--1940-1950.; West Eldred (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Pennsylvania--West Eldred--1940-1950.; Railroads--Pennsylvania--West Eldred--1940-1950.
    • 1947 July 19
    • Clarks Fork, along the Northern Pacific Railway

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railway railroad trestle along the at Clark Fork River in Montana. A tent is near the river by pine trees.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho)--1880-1900.; Railroad bridges--Montana--1880-1900.
    • [between 1888 and 1900?]
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern 2-8-0 #71 Prosser, N.Y. backing on wye.

    • Smoke rises from a Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad locomotive #71, and gondola freight cars backing at a wye on tracks in Prosser (Allegheny County), New York. Shows a switch stand beside the tracks.
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Prosser (N.Y.)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--New York--Prosser--1940-1950.; Railroad signals--New York--Prosser--1940-1950.; Railroads--New York--Prosser--1940-1950.
    • 1947 July 19
    • View down the Las Animas River along the main line of the Siverton Northern

    • View looking down on the Silverton Northern Railroad near Arastra Gulch, east of Silverton, San Juan County, Colorado; includes the Silver Lake Mill, upper connection and the Rio de Las Animas. The buildings of Silverton are in the distance, below...
    • Silverton Northern Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1906 and 1909]
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern R.R. St. Marys, Pa. 2-8-0 #72 and combine 290.

    • Smoke rises from a Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad locomotive #71, with combine car #290 in Saint Marys (Elk County), Pennsylvania. Shows smokestacks at a factory in the distance.
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Saint Marys (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Railroads--Pennsylvania--Saint Marys--1940-1950.
    • 1947 July 14
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern R.R. Olean, N.Y. at wye switch on trestle.

    • Smoke rises from a Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad locomotive that reads: "Shawmut Line" on a trestle in Olean (Cattaraugus County), New York. The locomotive pushes gondola cars. Shows utility poles.
    • Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Olean (N.Y.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--New York--Olean--1940-1950.; Railroads--New York--Olean--1940-1950.
    • 1947 July 19
    • Northern Pacific

    • Locomotive number 214, a 4-6-0, of the Northern Pacific Railroad stops at the depot in Portland, Ouray County or Fremont County, Colorado. The engineer sticks his head out of the window of the cab.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Portland (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Portland--1910-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--Portland--1910-1920.
    • [1910?]
    • Northern Pacific, #398

    • Five men stand around Northern Pacific locomotive number 398, and the engineer sticks his head out of the window of the cab. Snow covers the landscape.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Railroad employees--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--1900-1910.; Railroads--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Hump and favorite wives

    • Studio portrait of a Native American ( Sioux Miniconjou) man, identified as Hump, and two of his wives. Hump wears leggings and a print shirt and holds a fur and war club in his hands; a hat with his name on the band rests on his knee. One of his...
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Miniconjou Indians--1890-1910.; Spouses--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.; Hump Dakota and Miniconjou Indian.
    • [between 1896 and 1905]

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