The Resource Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow-gage, Durango - Alamosa, Charles A. Werner, Alamosa, Colorado, (graphic)

Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow-gage, Durango - Alamosa, Charles A. Werner, Alamosa, Colorado, (graphic)

Label
Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow-gage, Durango - Alamosa
Title
Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow-gage, Durango - Alamosa
Statement of responsibility
Charles A. Werner, Alamosa, Colorado
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Views taken on at least two Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad trips between Alamosa and Durango, Colorado following heavy snow falls or blizzards. Images of narrow gauge railroad trains, passengers and crews, rotary snowplows, deep snow by railroad tracks, and the railroad stations at Osier and Cumbres in Conejos County
Member of
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DPL
Characteristic
picture
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Werner, Charles A
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  • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company
  • Narrow gauge railroads
  • Snowplows
  • Blizzards
  • Colorado
  • Osier (Colo.)
Technique
not applicable
Label
Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow-gage, Durango - Alamosa, Charles A. Werner, Alamosa, Colorado, (graphic)
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title supplied by cataloger
  • Handwritten identification penciled on back of photographic prints
Contents
Left Alamosa Feb. 6, 7:10 a.m., arrived Durango, Feb. 8, 11:10 a.m.-- The gang outside -- The gang inside eating snowballs plus stewed turkey -- One of the best shots showin [sic] em [sic] at work on the 23 ft. cut -- A good picture of the rotary at work underneath the snow -- Cleared -- The rotary 3 days later when we started to move again -- Connelly walking towards the caboose -- Washing in the snow, how cute! It's George -- Condr. Geo. Andriko, at right Trainmaster Broderick -- Left Durango Feb. 12, 2:30 p.m., arrived Alamosa Feb. 16, 10:45 A.M.-- [Osier] -- [Rear of train at Cumbres]
Dimensions
14 x 9 cm.
Extent
1 album (25 photographic prints)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Source unknown.
System control number
OCM50670946
Label
Denver and Rio Grande Western narrow-gage, Durango - Alamosa, Charles A. Werner, Alamosa, Colorado, (graphic)
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/
Publication
Note
  • Title supplied by cataloger
  • Handwritten identification penciled on back of photographic prints
Contents
Left Alamosa Feb. 6, 7:10 a.m., arrived Durango, Feb. 8, 11:10 a.m.-- The gang outside -- The gang inside eating snowballs plus stewed turkey -- One of the best shots showin [sic] em [sic] at work on the 23 ft. cut -- A good picture of the rotary at work underneath the snow -- Cleared -- The rotary 3 days later when we started to move again -- Connelly walking towards the caboose -- Washing in the snow, how cute! It's George -- Condr. Geo. Andriko, at right Trainmaster Broderick -- Left Durango Feb. 12, 2:30 p.m., arrived Alamosa Feb. 16, 10:45 A.M.-- [Osier] -- [Rear of train at Cumbres]
Dimensions
14 x 9 cm.
Extent
1 album (25 photographic prints)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Source unknown.
System control number
OCM50670946

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