Governor William H. "Billy" Adams shakes hands with a man on the caboose of a train possibly to commemorate the opening of the Moffat Tunnel near East Portal (Gilpin County), Colorado. Other men are on the train car platform.
1 photonegative : glass ; 10 x 13 cm. (4 x 5 in.); 1 photoprint ; 13 x 18 cm. (5 x 7 in.)
East Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Governors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; Shaking hands--Colorado--East Portal--1920-1930.; Adams, William Herbert, 1861-1954.
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Image File: ZZR700185156
Condition: emulsion chipping on edge of glass negative.; Formerly Engle #40142.; Inked on glass plate: "R40142."; Title and "Exact date and occassion [sic] uncertain. Possibly in connection with opening ceremonies at Moffat Tunnel in February, 1928 others unidentified" hand-written on back of print.; R7001851569
Engle #40142 DPLW
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