Colorado Mining History

Ed Raines talked about the mining history of Boulder, Colorado. Mining played a major role in the development of the Boulder area. Settlers first came to the… read more

Colorado Mining History Ed Raines talked about the mining history of Boulder, Colorado. Mining played a major role in the development of the Boulder area. Settlers first came to the city as part of the Colorado Gold Rush. The city was built on the mining industry and became a noted mine supply town.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Boulder, Colorado, from September 7-11 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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  • Ed Raines Collections Manager Colorado School of Mines->Geology Museum

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Colorado Mining History

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Program ID:
321640-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Boulder, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Oct 04, 2014 | 11:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 11, 2014 | 11:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 04, 2014 | 11:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 05, 2014 | 2:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2014 | 6:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 11, 2014 | 11:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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