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    Rocky Mountain National Park Centennial

    James Pickering talked about the history of Rocky Mountain National Park and the life of conservationist Enos Mills, considered the “father” of the park. President Woodrow Wilson signed a…

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    Rocky Mountain Highways

    Professor William Philpott talked about his book, Vacationland: Tourism and Environmental Transformation in the High Country, in which he describes how interstate highways transformed the…

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    John Otto: Trials and Trails

    Alan Kania talked about his book, John Otto: Trials and Trails, in which he explores the life of John Otto, the first park custodian of the Colorado National Monument. He characterized Mr. Otto as an…

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    Native American Military History

    Colorado Mesa University professor Timothy Winegard talks about the history of Native Americans and their involvement in American and Canadian wars. This event took place at the History Colorado Center…

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    The 1970s and Women in Politics

    Democrat Pat Schroeder of Colorado talked about the obstacles that women and other minorities faced in the 1970s, and described her work as a representative at the height of the women’s…

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    Byron White and the Supreme Court

    University of Chicago Law Professor Dennis Hutchinson talked about the life of Associate Justice Byron White. Justice White served on the U.S. Supreme Court for 31 years, but before his appointment in 1962…