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Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company photograph of Castle Gate, Utah

Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company photograph of Castle Gate, Utah

Dates: 1880-1950

Contains a photograph of men sitting alongside a railroad situated in Castle Gate, Utah. Materials are dated approximately 1880-1950.

  • Extent: 1 oversize folder (1.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company
  • Call Number: MSS 8440
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company photograph of Castle Gate, Utah must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 8440; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company photograph of Castle Gate, Utah; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8440, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Benchmark Books in 2013.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Benchmark Books; 2013.
Subject Terms
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Railroads--Photographs; Castle Gate (Utah)--Photographs; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company
Genre / Form
Photographs
Processing Information
Processed; Catie Freedman, student manuscript processor, John M. Murphy, curator; 2015.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS8440
Finding Aid Title
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company photograph of Castle Gate, Utah
Finding Aid Author
Catie Freedman
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-07-14 10:39:42 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Administrative History

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad (1870-1988) was American Class I Railway company.

The Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad was started in 1870 by General William Jackson Palmer. It served to connect Salt Lake City, Utah, to Denver, Colorado. It was an important American railway located along coal mining areas of Utah and Colorado.



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John Murphy
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