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Burlington (Boulder County)

Added by yongli on 12/06/2017 - 12:19, last changed on 11/07/2019 - 12:07
Burlington was a small homestead community along St. Vrain Creek , near present-day Longmont . Founded in 1860 by prospector Alonzo N. Allen, Burlington was named after Burlington, Iowa. The settlement grew to a population of about 150 before the Chicago-Colorado Colony absorbed it in 1871. The...

Colorado

Added by yongli on 06/19/2018 - 12:08, last changed on 11/20/2019 - 13:30

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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...
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