Today's snowfall created its fair share of difficulties for residents of Western Colorado. Imagine dealing with similar conditions in the days before 4-wheel drive and snow blowers. Enjoy some of Daily Sentinel photographer Bob Grant's images of Western Colorado from 1947 to 1949.

How would you like to have this guy's job back in 1949? Where do you suppose they haul the snow off to?

Robert Grant
Robert Grant
Robert Grant

Here's the first snow of the season in November, 1947.

Robert Grant
Robert Grant