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    Boulder County, in north central Colorado, encompasses 740 square miles of diverse geography, including mountains, plains, and foothills. It is home to nearly 300,000 Coloradans.
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Carl Abbot, Stephen Leonard, and David McComb, Colorado: A History of the Centennial State, 3rd ed. (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 1994).

Anticipated Costs for Unincorporated Boulder County,” Boulder County, September 2014.

Eugene H. Berwanger, The Rise of the Centennial State: Colorado Territory, 1861–76 (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2007).

“Boulder County,” Colorado County Histories Notebook (Denver: History Colorado, 1989–2000).

Boulder County Open Space and Mountain Parks, “Basic Trail Information,” n.d.

Frank H. Gille, ed., Indians of Colorado: Past and Present (St. Clair Shores, MI: Somerset, 1999).

Celinda Reynolds Kaelin, “Tava: A Ute Cultural History,” A Sense of Place in the Pikes Peak Region, Colorado College (Colorado Springs, 2002).

Mona Lambrecht, “‘Good Baptist Weather’: Boulder County and the Flood of 1894,” Colorado Heritage Magazine 20, no. 4 (2001).

Longmont Area Economic Council, “Existing Longmont Industries,” n.d.

Suzanne M. Marilley, Woman Suffrage and the Origins of Liberal Feminism in the United States (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1996).

Niwot History,” Town of Niwot.

Thomas J. Noel and Dan Corson, Boulder County: An Illustrated History (Carlsbad, CA: Heritage Media, 1999).

One Year Later: Moving Forward—Recovery and Repairs,” Boulder County, September 2014.

Blair Shiff, “Boulder County: Number of Missing Drops to 4,” 9 News, September 18, 2013.

Virginia McConnell Simmons, The Ute Indians of Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2000).

US Department of Agriculture, “2012 Census of Agriculture County Profile: Boulder County, Colorado,” National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Alicia Wallace,  “Boulder and Broomfield counties’ Top 50 employers: IBM still largest local company,” Boulder Daily Camera, September 6, 2013.

Vince Winkel, “New ER construction underway in North Longmont,” Longmont Times-Call, September 10, 2015.

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Boulder County

City of Boulder

City of Longmont

Long-Term Flood Recovery Group of Boulder County

Erik Mason, “History of Longmont,” City of Longmont, Colorado.

Elliot West, Contested Plains: Indians, Goldseekers, and the Rush to Colorado (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1998).