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Boulder

Added by yongli on 02/22/2017 - 12:34, last changed on 10/02/2020 - 01:07
Boulder is Colorado’s eleventh-most populous city, twenty-five miles northwest of Denver , nestled against the foothills of the Front Range . Home of the University of Colorado (CU), the city has a population of 97,385 and is the seat of Boulder County . Boulder was founded during the Colorado Gold...

Margaret Coel

Added by yongli on 01/08/2019 - 14:36, last changed on 09/04/2021 - 12:23
Margaret Coel (1937– ) is a New York Times best-selling author of both fiction and nonfiction. She is best known for her Wind River Mystery Series but has also published five nonfiction books, a book of short stories, and two additional mystery novels that take place in Denver . She is a fourth-...

Niwot (Left Hand)

Added by yongli on 03/04/2016 - 09:41, last changed on 09/04/2021 - 12:09
Niwot (c. 1820s–64), known to English speakers as "Left Hand," was a prominent Arapaho leader in the mid-1800s. The tumultuous period in Colorado history followed the 1858 discovery of gold near present-day Denver , on the traditional lands of the Arapaho and Cheyenne . Diplomat, negotiator,...

Sand Creek Massacre

Added by yongli on 09/19/2019 - 13:42, last changed on 03/07/2021 - 01:07
On November 29, 1864, US volunteer cavalry killed more than 200 Cheyenne and Arapaho people—mostly women, children, and the elderly—who were camped peacefully along Sand Creek in what was then Colorado Territory . Coloradans today must grapple with this dark chapter in their state’s...
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