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Gems from the Pike's Peak route

Identifier: C Photo Album 324

Scope and Contents

Views along the route of the Colorado Midland Railway from Colorado Springs to Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Shows railroad track, tunnels, bridges, trestles, and trains. Views of lakes, valleys, rock formations, mountains, and Buena Vista, Leadville, and Aspen.


  • between 1889 and 1900?

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


1 photo box(es)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.


Cover title.


Formerly Folio #10.


Photographic prints have identification.

Table of Contents

Colorado Springs & Pikes Peak -- Manitou [Springs], Colorado -- Mt. Hiawatha from Iron Spring station -- Cameron's Cone from Tunnel #3 -- In the Ute Pass, Colorado Midland series -- In 11 Mile [Elevenmile] Cañon -- South Park from hill top -- Mt. Princeton from near Buena Vista Col. -- Buena Vista -- The Sphynx [rock formation] -- Leadville from Carbonate Hill -- The great trestle near Hagerman Tunnel -- Opal Lake, Hagerman Tunnel -- Mt. Massive from Hagerman Tunnel -- Lake Ivanhoe from Hagerman Tunnel -- Glenwood Springs -- Aspen, Col. -- Snow plow at Ivanhoe, Col.

Processing Information

pages are warped, images show discoloration. One copy has extensive foxing. Both copies have damaged covers.

Finding Aid for the Gems from the Pike's Peak route[graphic]
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States