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Cheyenne County Jail

Added by yongli on 03/15/2016 - 15:01, last changed on 09/09/2016 - 08:33

Cheyenne County Jail

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Built in 1894, the Cheyenne County Jail represented the young county’s dedication to law and order and helped instill a sense of civic pride. It is the only surviving jail designed by the important early Colorado architect Robert S. Roeschlaub . After a new jail opened in 1961, the Roeschlaub-...

The Dust Bowl

Added by yongli on 05/09/2016 - 10:53, last changed on 09/10/2016 - 20:53
In the 1930s, eastern Colorado experienced the worst ecological disaster in the state’s history. Unsustainable farming practices and widespread drought transformed the once fertile Great Plains into a barren landscape, inhospitable to both humans and animals. The experience of the Dust Bowl...
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