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The past and present of the Pike"s peak gold regions

Henry Villard

The past and present of the Pike"s peak gold regions

by Henry Villard

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Published by Princeton university press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado,
  • Pikes Peak (Colo.),
  • Colorado.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado,
    • Colorado -- Gold discoveries,
    • Pikes Peak (Colo.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes reproduction of original t.-p., St. Louis, 1860.

      Statementby Henry Villard. Reprinted from the edition of 1860, with introduction and notes by Le Roy R. Hafen.
      SeriesNarratives of the trans-Mississippi frontier
      ContributionsHafen, Le Roy Reuben, 1893- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF782.P63 V62
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv p., 2 l., 186 p.
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6280289M
      LC Control Number32026383
      OCLC/WorldCa1965095

      El Paso County Grantor/Grantee Index online, January 1, to present, El Paso County Clerk & Recorder’s Office, Colorado Springs. Copies of original records are available for 25 cents per page. They may be viewed for free at the clerk and recorder's office. Colorado's Pikes Peak Gold Rush was an event of enormous social and cultural significance, changing the basic economy and lifestyle of the entire region. Pikes Peak became synonymous with the wild westward rush that ensued. Category: History To The Pike S Peak Gold Fields

      PIKES PEAK POST. Past Presentations. STEM/Education & Mentoring. Programs/Outreach. #N#Dave Brewer, » PROPOSED BYLAWS.» PAST PRESENTATIONS. That the Pikes Peak Post SAME memberships include individuals and organizations from over 28 military bases, posts, and other federal, state and local governmental agencies, including Atchison Freedom's Champion, Janu ; Hafen, Pike's Peak Gold Rush Guidebooks of , p. Henry Villard, The Past and Present of the Pike's Peak Gold Regions, reprinted from the edition of , with introduction and notes by LeRoy R. Hafen (Princeton, New Jersey, ), pp. v, viii, , Later Villard became.

        It all began with a stint in the ‘90s as a staffer in the district office of Republican former U.S. Rep. Joel Hefley, the 5th CD’s long-serving stalwart, and has led her to her current calling as vice president of public policy and communications for the Pikes Peak Association of : Dan Njegomir.   The other, however, was quite rare: Henry Villard’s The Past and Present of the Pikes Peak Gold Region, published in Currently, it’s held in only a handful of U.S. libraries and isn’t available from any dealer.


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It was related in a published pamphlet by one of the survivors. Daniel Blue, his two brothers, Alexander and Charles, and two other men left their homes in Illinois in February,to seek gold in the Pike's Peak gold region. They proceeded to Lawrence, purchased a pony, put their luggage on the animal.

The Past and Present of the Pike's Peak Gold Regions, by Henry Villard, Traveler's guide to the new gold mines in Kansas and Nebraska; with a description of the shortest and most direct route from Chicago to Pike's peak and Cherry creek gold mines, Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company,   John Anderson, a former El Paso County Sheriff, grew up on a ranch near Colorado Springshe's got the Pikes Peak Region in his bones.

And precisely because of that, he's done something I find profound: looked back past current American culture to the Utes whose sacred homelands once covered most of Colorado and Utah.4/5.

It’s a neat story of a neat man that needs a second chapter — he finished his last Pikes Peak race in (11 years after this book went to press) at the age of In all he had 19 Peak finishes and in the early 90’s he was the starter of the race several times before he.

Regional history and genealogy collections at Pikes Peak Library District are held by Special Collections in the Carnegie Regional History collection includes books, maps, manuscripts and archives, photographs, oral histories, films and videos, government documents, pamphlets, periodicals, and other materials related to the history of the Pikes Peak region.

Visit historic landmarks in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. The Ute, Cheyenne, Arapaho and other tribes gathered at the base of Pikes Peak, near its abundant springs and in what is now called Garden of the Gods Park.

During the s both French and Spanish flags flew over the region. Routes to the Pikes Peak gold regions. Created / Published [S.l.: s.n., ] Subject Headings Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Book/Printed Material. Gold was discovered in the area of present-day Denver inand newspapers referred to the gold-mining area as "Pike's Peak". Pike's Peak or Bust became the slogan of the Colorado Gold Rush. The Vacation Planner is a beautiful 84 page guide to all things Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region, from thrill seeking adventures that will take your breath away, to chill seeping moments that will let you catch your breath.

PIKES PEAK GOLD RUSHPIKES PEAK GOLD RUSH. Inan expedition led by William G. Russell, comprised of miners from the goldfields of Georgia and California, followed reports of gold to Ralston Creek, near present day Denver.

Discouraged after a few days of unsuccessful searching, most of these prospectors returned home. The remnant of the Russell party discovered some placer gold in Cherry.

Few events have shaped the history, economy, and even geography of the state of Colorado quite like the Gold Rush. This book examines the events that led up to the discovery of gold, how the Gold Rush changed the cities and towns of Colorado, and the long-term effects on the state's environment and natural resources.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get to the pike s peak gold fields book now. This site is like a library, Use search box. From the Pike's Peak Gold Region. Oct. 6, There is plenty of gold, silver, iron, lead, coal, and mountains of pure white marble, capable of receiving a polish equal to a mirror.

In fact, the location of the Pike's Peak Gold Rush was centered 85 miles ( km) north of Pike's Peak. The name Pike's Peak Gold Rush was used mainly because of how well known and important Pike's Peak was at the time.

The other, however, was quite rare: Henry Villard’s The Past and Present of the Pikes Peak Gold Region, published in Currently, it’s held in only a handful of.

Inpoet and author Katharine Lee Bates boarded a train in Massachusetts headed to Colorado Springs. Escaping the sweltering New England summer, she planned to soak up the region’s dry, mild climate and serve as a guest lecturer at Colorado College.

During her stay, she made her way to the top of nearby Pikes Peak where she stood in awe of the scenic grandeur of the surrounding.Source: Henry Villard, The Past and Present of the Pike’s Peak Gold Regions (St. Louis: Sutherland & McEvoy, ), p CENTRAL CITY, The timber has been wholly cut away, except upon some of the more distant steeps, where its dark green is streaked with ghastly marks of fire.

The.Villard, correspondent for the Cincinnati (Ohio) Daily Commercial and the Leavenworth Times, compiled a popular guidebook: Villard, Henry, The Past and Present of the Pike's Peak Gold Regions (St.

Louis. Mo., Sutherland & McEvoy, ). The Western Mountaineer, Golden, was established in .