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Bill Tremblay

Added by yongli on 01/28/2019 - 10:57, last changed on 02/20/2019 - 15:04
Bill Tremblay is a poet and novelist. His work has appeared in nine full-length volumes including Crying in the Cheap Seats (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1971), The Anarchist Heart (New York: New Rivers Press, 1977). Home Front (Spokane, WA: Lynx House Press, 1978), Second Sun: New...

Colorado

Added by yongli on 06/19/2018 - 12:08, last changed on 10/03/2019 - 12:23

Maroon Bells in Fall

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Colorado, “the Centennial State,” was the thirty-eighth state to enter the Union on August 1, 1876. Its diverse geography encompasses 104,094 square miles of the American West and includes swathes of the Great Plains , southern Rocky Mountains , and the Colorado Plateau. Colorado has an average...

Colorado in World War I

Added by yongli on 09/13/2017 - 14:17, last changed on 11/11/2019 - 13:16
As Europe stumbled into war in late July and early August 1914, Coloradans viewed the conflict with mixed emotions. Some favored the English, French, Italians, Russians, and their allies. Others preferred the Germans and Austrians and their friends. The divisions were predictable. The 1910 federal...

Fort Collins

Added by yongli on 09/13/2017 - 14:46, last changed on 10/08/2019 - 09:37
Fort Collins, the fourth-most populous city in Colorado, lies along the Cache la Poudre River near the foothills of the northern Front Range . The seat of Larimer County , Fort Collins was founded as an Army camp in 1864 and has since developed into a regional hub for education, business, culture,...

Greeley

Added by yongli on 06/19/2018 - 13:33, last changed on 10/08/2019 - 09:45
Greeley is a growing community of 100,000 people along the Front Range in northeastern Colorado. Founded as an agricultural colony in 1870, the city has an economic, political, and cultural reach that extends far beyond its municipal borders. Greeley is the county seat of Weld County , one of the...

Spring Creek Flood of 1997

Added by yongli on 10/22/2015 - 13:14, last changed on 11/04/2019 - 13:14
On July 28, 1997, the city of Fort Collins was inundated with the heaviest rains ever recorded in a Colorado urban area. During the peak of the storm, about six inches fell in an hour and a half. This caused Spring Creek, a tributary of the Cache la Poudre River , to rise thirty feet beyond its...
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