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Seventeen Mile House

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    Now one of only two "mile houses" in the Denver area that still exist in their entirety, Seventeen Mile House is owned by Arapahoe County and preserved as part of an open-space park.
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References: 

17 Mile House Farm Park Master Plan,” Arapahoe County (October 2007).

Ruth Dolan, Tales from the 17 Mile House (Denver: Ruth Dolan, 2002).

Charles S. Dolezal, “Seventeen Mile House,” National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form (March 31, 1983).

Wayne C. Lee and Howard C. Raynesford, Trails of the Smoky Hill: From Coronado to the Cow Towns (Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, 1980).

Margaret Long, The Smoky Hill Trail, 3rd ed. (Denver: Kistler, 1953).

Larry T. Smith, “17 Mile House and Barn,” Parker Area Historical Society.

Lee Whiteley, “Pikes Peakward on the Smoky Hill Trail,” Colorado Heritage (January/February 2010).

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