History

Where are the Oldest Towns in Colorado?
Joining the Union in 1876 makes Colorado one of the "youngest" states in America, but that doesn't mean it's not full of history. Many of Colorado's towns date back to the late 1800's when mining opportunities sent people surging to the west, and a lot…
Cheyenne Frontier Days in Pictures: 1897-1901
As we gear up for the 120th annual "Daddy of 'em All", here's a look back at the very first Cheyenne Frontier Day celebration in 1897 (it was originally a one day event).
Colonel Edward Slack was the owner and editor of The Cheyenne Leader, the prominent local newspap…

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