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Steam locomotives in the roundhouse of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Scenic Railroad in Durango, Colorado

Steam locomotives in the roundhouse of the Durango & Silverton Narrow ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... More

Steam locomotives in the roundhouse of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Scenic Railroad in Durango, Colorado

Steam locomotives in the roundhouse of the Durango & Silverton Narrow ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... More

[Engraved frontispiece showing pressure cookers opposite the title page to a book suggesting the use of steam as a force to drive an engine]

[Engraved frontispiece showing pressure cookers opposite the title pag...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: A new digester or engine for softning bones, .... / by Denis Papin M.D. London : Printed by J. M. for H. Bonwicke, 1681. Published in: The tradition of technology : La... More

[The miner's friend, a pump using steam to create a vacuum to draw water from flooded mines; known as "Mr. Savery's engine for raising water by the help of fire"]

[The miner's friend, a pump using steam to create a vacuum to draw wat...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Philosophical transactions, giving some account of the present undertakings, studies, and labours of the ingenious, in many considerable parts of the world. London : C... More

The fire engine, common pump, &c

The fire engine, common pump, &c

Print shows three figures illustrating water pumps; figure 3 shows a water tank with two men operating a pump and a fireman holding a hose. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on upper left corner: 1765. (DLC/... More

[Early steam locomotive with toothed "propelling wheel" which gripped a ribbed rail while other wheels rode on a smooth rail, and two coal cars]

[Early steam locomotive with toothed "propelling wheel" which gripped ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The monthly magazine. [London : Printed for R. Phillips], 1814 June 1. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Bru... More

Steam engine - Mr. Watt's double steam engine from his specification of 1782

Steam engine - Mr. Watt's double steam engine from his specification o...

Print shows gears and pump mechanism for a steam engine. Title from item. Illus. in: A system of mechanical philosophy. Edinburgh : J. Murray, 1822. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of West... More

The Upper Schuylkill Bridge at Philadelphia, from the S.E. The greatest known span, by nearly 100 feet drawn by C.A. Busby, archt. ; engraved by M. Dubourg 1 Buzton Place Lambeth

The Upper Schuylkill Bridge at Philadelphia, from the S.E. The greates...

Print shows the Upper Ferry or Colossus Bridge spanning the Schuylkill River at Callowhill Street in Philadelphia, a single span, slightly arched, covered bridge, also shows a detail of a "plan", "transverse se... More

[Rear and side view of George Stephenson's steam locomotive and railroad cars of the Stockton and Darlington Railway]

[Rear and side view of George Stephenson's steam locomotive and railro...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Reports on canals, railways, roads, and other subjects, made to "The Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Internal Improvement" / By William Strickland ... while ... More

Pack und transport dampfwagen auf der eisenbahn zwischen Liverpool und Manchester / Carlsruhe bei J. Velten.

Pack und transport dampfwagen auf der eisenbahn zwischen Liverpool und...

Print showing two views of freight trains of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway Company, with flatbed cars for hauling standard freight and cars with rails and cages for hauling livestock, drawn by steam loco... More

Dampf eilwagen auf der eisenbahn zwischen Liverpool und Manchester / Carlsruhe bei J. Velten.

Dampf eilwagen auf der eisenbahn zwischen Liverpool und Manchester / C...

Print showing two views of passenger trains of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway Company, with enclosed and open passenger cars, drawn by steam locomotives between Liverpool and Manchester, England. Title from item.

The downfall of Mother Bank

The downfall of Mother Bank

A pro-Jackson satire applauding the President's September 1833 order for the removal of federal deposits from the Bank of the United States. The combined opposition to this move from Bank president Nicholas Bid... More

[Amphibious steam powered carriage and paddle boat designed by Oliver Evans]

[Amphibious steam powered carriage and paddle boat designed by Oliver ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The Boston mechanic and journal of the useful arts and sciences. Boston : G.W. Light & Co., 1834 July, p. 17. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of ... More

These are to certify that Richard Lawrence is pursuant to law nominated and appointed one of the fireman of the City of New York painted by H. Inman ; engraved by Geo. W. Hatch

These are to certify that Richard Lawrence is pursuant to law nominate...

Print shows Neptune/Poseidon seated on the left on dark clouds at water's edge, receiving the keys to the City of New York from a female figure identified as "Protection" and another female figure identified as... More

Philadelphia fire and life insurance co. Perpetual engraved by J. McGoffin at J.M. Butlers establishment 84 Chestnut St

Philadelphia fire and life insurance co. Perpetual engraved by J. McGo...

Print shows four men wearing business suits and top hats standing in front of as steam fire engine parked on a Philadelphia street. Title from item. Caption continues: This policy of insurance witnesseth, that ... More

Governors race in New Jersey. Young Hyson riding over the backs of the people. Stratton going ahead in the popular Jersey style

Governors race in New Jersey. Young Hyson riding over the backs of the...

A satire on the New Jersey gubernatorial campaign of 1844, centering on a major issue of the race--extension of the Camden and Amboy Railroad. The Whig candidate, New Jersey native Charles C. Stratton, campaign... More

The telegraphic candidates

The telegraphic candidates

In a race between the railroad and the telegraph the "telegraphic candidates," Lewis Cass and William O. Butler, are first to the White House. The artist ridicules Zachary Taylor for his hazy stance on major ca... More

Pennington & Cos. aerial steam ship or composite ballon lith. of P.S. Duval, Philada

Pennington & Cos. aerial steam ship or composite ballon lith. of P.S. ...

Print shows an aerial steamship labeled "New Era" that has a chimney at top and a house-like building on the bottom. Includes a portrait of John H. Pennington with facsimile signature and a description of "Stea... More

Fire in Philadelphia J. Queen

Fire in Philadelphia J. Queen

Drawing shows Weccacoe engine fire fighters and Hibernia fire fighters before the Hope fire station in Philadelphia, which has caught on fire. The fire fighters are operating fire engines to pump water into the... More

Carriage or fire engine

Carriage or fire engine

Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing series (Library of Congress).

Philadelphia fire company mobile steam driven water pump

Philadelphia fire company mobile steam driven water pump

Photograph shows a piece of firefighting equipment on display in front of a firehouse in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Several men are standing around a horsedrawn steam driven water pump. Title devised by Librar... More

Steam engine with 9 in. cyl. 18 in. stroke by J.T. Sutton & Co. Franklin Iron Works, Kensington, Philadelphia, U.S. Built for U. States Arsenal, Frankford, Pa. Byrne, engineer's assistant ; P.S. Duval & Co. Steam lith. press Ph

Steam engine with 9 in. cyl. 18 in. stroke by J.T. Sutton & Co. Frankl...

Print shows front and side views and a cut-away view of a steam engine. Title from item. Printed at top right corner: Pl. 1. Illus. from: The American engineer, draftsman, and machinist's assistant : designed f... More

Nasmyth's patent steam hammer, copied by permission of the inventor from the machine in the great exhibition

Nasmyth's patent steam hammer, copied by permission of the inventor fr...

Title from item. Illus. in: Cyclopædia of useful arts, mechanical and chemical, manufactures, mining, and engineering / ed. by Charles Tomlinson.... London : New York, G. Virtue & co., 1854. Published in: The t... More

Grand Celebration of the Cincinnati Steam Fire Dept. in honor of the opening of the Ohio and Mississippi Railroad. Trial of all the steam engines of Cincinnati on the occasion of the opening of the ...Railroad

Grand Celebration of the Cincinnati Steam Fire Dept. in honor of the o...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1857 June 6, p. 8 & 9. Reference copy may be in LOT 4428. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Firefighting...; St... More

The self-propelling steam fire-engine, "J.C. Cary"

The self-propelling steam fire-engine, "J.C. Cary"

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 November 20), p. 749. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party - Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages

Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just befor...

Men shot and bleeding, John Brown and others with rifle and pikes, and hostages inside the engine house of the Harpers Ferry Armory. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 8, no. 2... More

U.S. Reports: Benjamin v. Hillard et al., 64 U.S. (23 How.) 149 (1860)

U.S. Reports: Benjamin v. Hillard et al., 64 U.S. (23 How.) 149 (1860)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; Simeon Benjamin, Plaintiff in Error, v. Oliver B. Hillard and Moses C. Mordecai

Locomotive and tender, Great Western Railway, Canada

Locomotive and tender, Great Western Railway, Canada

Photograph shows the locomotive "Spitfire" and tender. Attributed to London Stereoscopic Co., based on label on the back of the stereo. No. 211.

Harper's Ferry insurrection - the battle ground - Captain Alberts' party attacking the insurgents - view of the railroad bridge, the engine-house, and the village / from a sketch by our special artist.

Harper's Ferry insurrection - the battle ground - Captain Alberts' par...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1859 Nov. 5, p. 358.

18" Caloric engine

18" Caloric engine

Invention of John Ericsson (1803-1889). Illus. in: John B. Kitching, Ericsson's Caloric Engine, 1859, p. 39. No file prints. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: P... More

First locomotive to cross Allegheny Mountains

First locomotive to cross Allegheny Mountains

Photograph shows a group of passengers, including a woman, sitting and standing at the front of a Sandusky locomotive. LC 1391. Title from item. Published in: Pioneer Women / Linda Peavy and Ursual Smith (1998), p. 24.

Friedensville Zinc Mines, "The President" pumping engine

Friedensville Zinc Mines, "The President" pumping engine

Title from item . Photographed and published by M.A. Kleckner, Allentown, Pa.; Kleckner Stereoscopic Gems of the Lehigh & Wyoming Valleys. Gift; A.L. Webster.

Pumping engine, Fairmont

Pumping engine, Fairmont

No. 360. Title from item.

Eastern view of round house and depot, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Eastern view of round house and depot, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Photograph shows a locomotive moving away from the roundhouse at the Orange & Alexandria railroad yard in Alexandria, Virginia. Telegraph wire insulators on utility pole in foreground. No. 104. Title from item.

Views at City Point, Va.

Views at City Point, Va.

Photograph shows the engine house at the railroad depot at City Point, Virginia. No. B973. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Views at City Point, Va. Photograph is half ... More

The President, Directors & Co. of the Powow River Bank will pay five hundred dollars to bearer on demand. Salisbury, Mass.

The President, Directors & Co. of the Powow River Bank will pay five h...

Print shows a railroad locomotive with fuel, freight, and passenger cars at top left, with buildings in the background. Circular design with large "D" and "Five Hundred Dollars" appears on lower left corner and... More

["Gen. Haupt" locomotive, used by Gen. Herman Haupt during the Civil War (1861-1865)]

["Gen. Haupt" locomotive, used by Gen. Herman Haupt during the Civil W...

Photograph shows the "Gen. Haupt" locomotive and five men posed inside the car and outside near the railroad tracks.

Hanover Junction, Pennsylvania--1863--Hanover Junction Railroad Station (detail of locomotive and crowd)

Hanover Junction, Pennsylvania--1863--Hanover Junction Railroad Statio...

People standing in front of railroad station. Photograph by Mathew B. Brady or assistant. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Political caricature. No. 3, The abolition catastrophe. Or the November smash-up

Political caricature. No. 3, The abolition catastrophe. Or the Novembe...

Lincoln's support of abolition is portrayed here as a liability in his race to the White House against Democratic candidate George B. McClellan. At top a smoothly run train "Union" heads straight for the White... More

Glass steam engine

Glass steam engine

No. 7. Title from Library Staff.

[View of a brewery? in Peru, Ill., showing a wagon loaded with kegs and a railroad train]

[View of a brewery? in Peru, Ill., showing a wagon loaded with kegs an...

Photograph shows railroad train stopped in front of building; men standing near wagon loaded with kegs. Photo in D.W.S. Rawson, The Valley of the Illinois; a series of Photographic Views, Peru, Ill. 1866. Title... More

Governor Dillingham, of Vermont / photographed by Black & Case, Boston.  The oldest fire-engine in the United States ; Dumping ground at the foot of Beach Street, New York City / sketched by Stanley Fox.

Governor Dillingham, of Vermont / photographed by Black & Case, Boston...

Three illustrations: one showing head-and-shoulders portrait of Governor Paul Dillingham; one showing the oldest fire engine in the United States; and the other showing people digging in garbage dump looking fo... More

[Diagram showing the mechanics of a parallel-flow turbine]

[Diagram showing the mechanics of a parallel-flow turbine]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: A manual of the steam engine and other prime movers / by William John Macquorn Rankine. 3d ed., rev. London : C. Griffin and Company, 1866. Published in: The tradition... More

"The tyrannical military despotism of our Republic" Th. Nast

"The tyrannical military despotism of our Republic" Th. Nast

Image shows an incident in Charleston, South Carolina on April 29, 1867 when the Stonewall Fire Engine Company put an image of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson over their fire engine during the annual Fir... More

"Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB.

"Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB.

Print shows an allegory of linking of Trans-Continental railroad at Promontory Summit, Utah; Indians and buffalo fleeing in the foreground as two trains with large hands extending from the locomotives, labeled ... More

Constantinople--Fire-engine and firemen

Constantinople--Fire-engine and firemen

Men posed before backdrop carrying machine used to fight fire. In album: Constantinople, Smyrna, Beyrout, Ba'albec, Damascus, p. 13A, pl. 25.

Constantinople. Fire-engine and firemen

Constantinople. Fire-engine and firemen

Men posed before backdrop, pumping water with machine. In album: Constantinople, Smyrna, Beyrout, Ba'albec, Damascus, p. 12B, pl. 24.

Petites constructions. Locomotive et tender / Imagerie d'Épinal.

Petites constructions. Locomotive et tender / Imagerie d'Épinal.

Print showing cutout designs for a steam locomotive and coal car with figures for the engineer and coal tender. Also shows the completed design for the small-scale construction paper cutout. Title from item. Im... More

Locomotive [at station]

Locomotive [at station]

Steel engraving copyrighted by the American Bank Note Co. No. 684. Line neg.? This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Railroads Locomotive; Railroads Stations; Shelf.

Trevithick's first passenger-carrying common road locomotive, Camborne, 1801

Trevithick's first passenger-carrying common road locomotive, Camborne...

Print shows overhead, side, and front views of steam locomotive for use on roadways. Title from item. Illus. in: Life of Richard Trevithick, with an account of his inventions / by Francis Trevithick, C.E. Illus... More

U.S. Reports: Packet Company v. Sickles, 86 U.S. (19 Wall.) 611 (1874)

U.S. Reports: Packet Company v. Sickles, 86 U.S. (19 Wall.) 611 (1874)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 86; Wallace Volume 19; October Term, 1873; Packet Company v. Sickles

First steam fire engine, and trip hammer

First steam fire engine, and trip hammer

2375H U.S. Copyright Office. No. 2775.

Arrival of the first locomotive in Arizona

Arrival of the first locomotive in Arizona

Stereograph showing men posing on and near a locomotive, probably in Yuma, Arizona. Written in pen on back of mount: Fort Yuma, Cal. on bluff in background. "Descriptive views of the American Continent" printed... More

Incorporated by the State of Pennsylvania Keely motor company engraved & published by the National Bank Note Co. New York

Incorporated by the State of Pennsylvania Keely motor company engraved...

Print shows a stock certificate for the Keely Motor Company showing an allegorical image with a partially clad female figure seated with her right hand on the cog wheel of a Keely engine, her left arm rests on ... More

First through train from Houston, Texas, to New Orleans, Louisiana, upon the opening of Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad

First through train from Houston, Texas, to New Orleans, Louisiana, up...

Photograph shows crowd gathered around train running through the center of town. Title from item.

[The steam fire engine belonging to the Fire Brigade unit from the Imperial Military classes, stationed at the Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

[The steam fire engine belonging to the Fire Brigade unit from the Imp...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 18. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

Tracey sic, Minn., engine of the South Dakota division

Tracey sic, Minn., engine of the South Dakota division

"65" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04541. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Idaho. Boise. Train standing in Short Line Depot

Idaho. Boise. Train standing in Short Line Depot

Photograph shows a train sitting in empty depot.

[The old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The ready and alert position of the old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the old-fashioned steam fire engine o...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 29. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

Stannard's Rock light house, Lake Superior

Stannard's Rock light house, Lake Superior

Section of piers and elevations of hoisting engine and derricks (above) and Plan (below) Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1882, pl. 13. Title from item.

New York - method of working the car-cable of the East River Bridge

New York - method of working the car-cable of the East River Bridge

3 illustrations: 1. The starter (man at switch); 2. Engine room; 3. Car grip (street car). Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1883 Aug. 25), p. 5. Ref. copy may be in Geog. File (Gr) - NEW YORK N... More

U.S. Reports: Penn. Railroad v. Locomotive Truck Co, 110 U.S. 490 (1884)

U.S. Reports: Penn. Railroad v. Locomotive Truck Co, 110 U.S. 490 (188...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 110; October Term, 1883; Pennsylvania Railroad Company v. Locomotive Engine Safety Truck Company

U.S. Reports: Morris v. McMillin, 112 U.S. 244 (1884)

U.S. Reports: Morris v. McMillin, 112 U.S. 244 (1884)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 112; October Term, 1884; Morris & Others, Executors, v. McMillin & Others, Administrators

Advertisement for Westinghouse automatic engine

Advertisement for Westinghouse automatic engine

Illus. in: Electrical World, 1884 March 8. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Engines; Electricity; Adv.

Frankenstein trestle 80 feet high, 500 long.

Frankenstein trestle 80 feet high, 500 long.

Photograph shows railroad train moving upwards on trestle. Title from item.

John Brown's fort, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

John Brown's fort, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Photograph shows fire engine house used by John Brown in his raid on Harpers Ferry in 1859, painted with "John Brown's Fort" to attract tourists. Title devised by Library staff. Stamp on verso: "Hotel Conner, J... More

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospitals, given at Fifth Avenue and Twenty-Eighth Street, March 9th-14th / Mazzanovich. Texas--The great railway strike on the Wabash and Southwestern system - The "crew" of a freight train abandoning their locomotive at the command of strikers.

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospit...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 60 (1885 March 21), pp. 80-81.

U.S. Reports: McGowan v. American Pressed Tan Bark Company, 121 U.S. 575 (1887)

U.S. Reports: McGowan v. American Pressed Tan Bark Company, 121 U.S. 5...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 121; October Term, 1886; McGowan v. American Pressed Tan Bark Company

Pontoon C. Bayliss photo, Sydney

Pontoon C. Bayliss photo, Sydney

Photograph shows men with steam engine or boiler and pontoon to be used in erecting Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge, New South Wales, Australia. Title from item. In album: E.K. Morse. Hawkesbury Bridge, N.S.W.,... More

Steam engine and barrels used for Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge project, New South Wales, Australia

Steam engine and barrels used for Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge proj...

Title devised by Library staff. In album: E.K. Morse. Hawkesbury Bridge, N.S.W., page 40. Album documents the role of the Chicago firm Ryland & Morse in constructing the ironwork for the bridge. Forms part of: ... More

Chatsworth horror--Engine 13 and Mr. Armstrong's private car--Aug. 11, 1887

Chatsworth horror--Engine 13 and Mr. Armstrong's private car--Aug. 11,...

Wreck of railroad engine 13 and Mr. Armstrong's private car. 22938S U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by T.S. Johnson, Pullman, Ills.

Threshing in Buffalo County.

Threshing in Buffalo County.

summary: Note: "Man to the background, third from the left, believed to be Andersen" Identification by Loren Howery, July 1, 1955. original size: 6x8

[The Brighton Beach Hotel, Brooklyn, N.Y., being moved away from beach front]

[The Brighton Beach Hotel, Brooklyn, N.Y., being moved away from beach...

Hotel moved using flatcars on 20 railroad tracks, pulled by locomotives. Title derived from P&P catalog card for corresponding copy negative. Source unknown..

[Kern County, California]: McClung Ranch

[Kern County, California]: McClung Ranch

Man at furnace used to run steam pump to pump water. No. 631. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Steam engines; Chinese in U.S.; Ranches; Geogr.; Farms and farmi... More

Threshing in Buffalo County.

Threshing in Buffalo County.

summary: Note: "Man to the background, third from the left, believed to be Andersen" Identification by Loren Howery, July 1, 1955. original size: 6x8

[Railroad train at the Paris Exposition, 1889]
The Engine house, M.M.A., Orchard Lake, Michigan

The Engine house, M.M.A., Orchard Lake, Michigan

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011909. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Inspection engine, D.L. & W

Inspection engine, D.L. & W

"Ext" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032071. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Central Railroad and Volcano de Agua, Guatemala]

[Central Railroad and Volcano de Agua, Guatemala]

Train on tracks, volcano in background. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Sheffield Car Co., engine & dynamo, and boiler room

Sheffield Car Co., engine & dynamo, and boiler room

Photograph of a drawing signed "Gies Co., Buffalo." Locale from negative D428-45031. "46027" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 045027. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

U.S.S. Newark, engine room

U.S.S. Newark, engine room

Attribution based on negative D4-20638. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "25" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 020651. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Fire engine at World's Columbian Exposition grounds while buildings were under construction

Fire engine at World's Columbian Exposition grounds while buildings we...

Photograph shows two men operating steam powered fire engine; thick black smoke blows from steamer. No. 424. Title from item.

[Guadalupe near Zacatecas, Mexico]

[Guadalupe near Zacatecas, Mexico]

Photo shows locomotive number 57 of the Mexican Central Railway, at Guadalupe, Zacatecas station, ca. 1887. (Source: Roberto Duarte, 2012)

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