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Colorado & Southern Railway photograph album

Identifier: C Photo Album 401

Scope and Contents

Views on the Colorado and Southern Railway in Jefferson County, Park County, Summit County, and Lake County, Colorado. Images include railroad trains, the South Platte River, railroad stations, towns, and views of scenery. Most images show snow.


  • ca 1927

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 boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Linda M. Lebsack Books;purchase;2003.


Title supplied by cataloger.


Acquisition # 2003.35.


Image number 69 is missing as of June 26, 2012.

Varying Form of Title

Colorado and Southern Railway photograph album

Table of Contents

Waterton -- Train entering Platte Canyon near Waterton -- Station of Strontia Springs -- Two Forks Reservoir site -- South Platte -- Longview station -- Dome Rock station -- Dawsons -- Station of Foxton -- Old granite quarry near Argyle, mile post 37 -- Station of Buffalo -- Wash-in at mile post 42.70 near Pine Grove -- Looking east at Crystal Lake, mile post 43 -- Wash-in at Cliffdale, mile post 46 -- Crossons Station -- View at mile post 49.25 in Estabrook Canon -- Baileys -- Glenisle station -- Maddox station -- Singleton station -- Weller station -- Section house at mile post 64 showing Cassells Hotel in the distance -- Grant -- Dilapidated charcoal ovens near Webster -- South Park from Kenosha Hill, m.p. 77 -- Town of Jefferson, mile post 81 -- Town of Como -- Selkirk Tank at mile post 93, 3 miles East of Boreas Pass -- Taken at Selkirk water tank, Silver Heels Mountain in distance -- Breckenridge from m.p. 107 -- Station of Dickey, mile post 116.50 -- Town of Dillon -- Looking east in Ten Mile Canon, at mile post 127.20, near Solitude -- Kokomo -- Robinson, mile post 134.50 -- Buffers, mile post 136.50 -- Climax at top of Fremont Pass -- View near head of Arkansas River, mile post 138.50, Wortmans in distance -- Leadville -- Alma station -- Town of Fairplay -- Garos -- Red Hill siding, about 5 miles south of Como, on Alma Branch.

Processing Information

Album cover is missing, pages are loose, some images are soiled and / or stained.

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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