The Resource Arkansas River flood June 1921, report of Arthur Ridgway for the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad, (graphic)

Arkansas River flood June 1921, report of Arthur Ridgway for the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad, (graphic)

Label
Arkansas River flood June 1921
Title
Arkansas River flood June 1921
Statement of responsibility
report of Arthur Ridgway for the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Images of the 1921 flood in Pueblo, Colorado. Includes aerial views of the flood, and images of the damage to the track, equipment and facilities of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. Views of viaducts, railroad bridges, locomotives, and the city
Member of
Biographical or historical data
The Arkansas River flood of 1921 in Pueblo, Colorado leveled the downtown taking over 100 lives and costing an estimated $19 million dollars in damage.
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
picture
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1870-1953
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Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne
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  • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad
  • Railroads
  • Floods
  • Floods
  • Arkansas River
  • Pueblo (Colo.)
Technique
not applicable
Label
Arkansas River flood June 1921, report of Arthur Ridgway for the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad, (graphic)
Link
http://cdm16079.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/searchterm/C%20Photo%20Album%20327.%20Arkansas%20River%20flood,%20vol.%203./mode/exact
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and: "vols. III and IV printed on spine
  • The majority of items in this album are cataloged and digitized
Contents
Aeroplane views of Pueblo subsequent to flood -- Early flood scenes near Union Depot and in business section -- Havoc wrought by flood in Walker yard -- Scenes of desolation in Bottoms -- Train no. 3 -- Views at bridge 118-A -- Engine 605 -- River diversion showing Missouri Pacific 'Island' -- Scenes along the Fountain -- Conditions after flood at and near Portland -- Scenes at Adobe and Beaver -- Shaeffer Dam -- Conditions at and near West Fourth Street viaduct -- repairs to levee near West Fourth Street, Pueblo -- Removing bridge 118A from Arkansas River
Dimensions
29 x 22 cm.
Extent
1 album (84, 41 leaves : photographic prints )
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad.
System control number
OCM48031270
Label
Arkansas River flood June 1921, report of Arthur Ridgway for the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad, (graphic)
Link
http://cdm16079.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/searchterm/C%20Photo%20Album%20327.%20Arkansas%20River%20flood,%20vol.%203./mode/exact
Publication
Note
  • Title and: "vols. III and IV printed on spine
  • The majority of items in this album are cataloged and digitized
Contents
Aeroplane views of Pueblo subsequent to flood -- Early flood scenes near Union Depot and in business section -- Havoc wrought by flood in Walker yard -- Scenes of desolation in Bottoms -- Train no. 3 -- Views at bridge 118-A -- Engine 605 -- River diversion showing Missouri Pacific 'Island' -- Scenes along the Fountain -- Conditions after flood at and near Portland -- Scenes at Adobe and Beaver -- Shaeffer Dam -- Conditions at and near West Fourth Street viaduct -- repairs to levee near West Fourth Street, Pueblo -- Removing bridge 118A from Arkansas River
Dimensions
29 x 22 cm.
Extent
1 album (84, 41 leaves : photographic prints )
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad.
System control number
OCM48031270

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