Distant view of the suspended railroad trestle in Royal Gorge, Colorado, taken from track-level; track curves slightly as it approaches the trestle, flanked by steep granite walls; the Arkansas River, running parallel to the track at left, is not visible; three rails for standard and narrow gauge (Denver & Rio Grande Railway).
[between 1886 and 1901]
Sky portion of image is masked with orange paper and paint on both glass plates.; Title and number 603 hand-lettered on glass plates; title placement varies slightly between plates.; Vintage photographic print. part of Album 1; R7001153165
1 photoprint : albumen ; 18 x 11 cm. (7 x 4 in.); 2 photonegatives : glass ; 20 x 13 cm. (8 x 5 in.)
Is Part Of
Rose and Hopkins photographs. Album 1.
South Arkansas River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1880-1900.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
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