[First Union Pacific passenger train leaves Ft. Collins]

Description:

This photograph depicts one of the most eventful days in the history of Fort Collins, Colorado. The date is July 15, 1911 and the time is
7:20 am as the Union Pacific's first passenger train departs from the city. Observe the beautiful old-time steam locomotive, an American, type 4-4-0 locomotive, heading a consist of handcrafted wooden cars, having underbody truss rods and open platforms.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Colorado - Larimer County - Fort Collins
Creation Date: July 15, 1911
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 736
Past 30 days: 19
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 15, 1911
  • Digitized: August 9, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Colorado - Larimer County - Fort Collins
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

This photograph depicts one of the most eventful days in the history of Fort Collins, Colorado. The date is July 15, 1911 and the time is
7:20 am as the Union Pacific's first passenger train departs from the city. Observe the beautiful old-time steam locomotive, an American, type 4-4-0 locomotive, heading a consist of handcrafted wooden cars, having underbody truss rods and open platforms.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w : 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Union Pacific Railroad | steam engines
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1-0008
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28925
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public