By Thomas J. Noel;Duane A. Smith
Colorado?’s background, just like the country itself, has had many ups and downs, Booms and busts in farming and ranching, in mining and railroading, in water and oil have made Colorado?’s earlier a cycle of ups and downs as excessive because the state?’s peaks and as little as its canyons. In every one bankruptcy of this booklet, you'll find a few questions, actions, and steered studying that can assist you research extra of Colorado?’s tale than we will be able to current right here. we are hoping you'll take pleasure in those pages. you can find a excessive, dry nation with rugged traditional attractiveness and an amazing heritage.
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Extra info for Colorado: The Highest State
My Rocky Mountain Valley. Boulder: Pruett Publishing, 1968. This volume is one of the best books ever written about Colorado's environment. The WPA Guide to 1930s Colorado. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1987 (reprint of 1941 edition). Learn fascinating facts and stories about an important period in Colorado's past. Did You Know? Colorado once was covered by seas. Colorado was the home of many dinosaurs. Colorado is the starting point of five major rivers: North Platte, South Platte, Arkansas, Colorado, and Rio Grande.
To European Americans of the 1800s, the buffalo, deer, and beaver were most important; their skins could be sold to make hats, blankets, and clothes. Buffalo and deer were also a source of meat, and beaver tail was a special food treat. Western Slope The part of Colorado that lies west of the Continental Divide is known as the Western Slope. It also has mountainsfor instance, the very rugged San Juans surrounding Ouray, Silverton, and Telluride, and the Elk Mountains near Crested Butte and Aspen.
Stevens of the University of Colorado, Denver Geography Department, who drew the maps. Many of these maps first appeared in Historical Atlas of Colorado (1994), by Thomas J. Noel, Paul F. Mahoney, and Richard E. Stevens. Maps are reprinted courtesy of the University of Oklahoma Press. We also thank Governor Roy Romer, Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell, and Denver mayors Federico Peña and Wellington Webb for interviews and their suggestions about what should be passed on to Colorado history classes.
Colorado: The Highest State by Thomas J. Noel;Duane A. Smith