Smith and Ninnemann chronicle the early years of the nineteenth century boomtowns in the mountains of western Colorado.
Subjects: American WestHistoryPhotography
A collaborative photo-history of the natural beauty of the narrow-gauge railroads and mountain trails leading to the San Juan Mountains' mining camps, boomtowns, and ghost towns.
In this heavily illustrated text, the authors trace the glory of the World's Fair and the impact it would have on Colorado, where Gilded Age excess clashed with the enthusiasm of westward expansion.
Subjects: American WestWestern History