INFORMATION ON ONLY IN BOULDER: THE COUNTY'S COLORFUL CHARACTERS PRESENTATION
Boulder County has captivated settlers and travelers since gold prospectors founded the town in 1859. Only in Boulder is a look at the fascinating people who make up the area's rich and historic past.
Here, you'll vicariously mine for gold with Indian Jack, fight for temperance with Lena Dwight and dance to the tunes of Glenn Miller. You'll also learn of Horace and Baby Doe Tabors' elusive connection to Boulder County and visit the final resting place of outlaw Tom Horn.
This selected collection of Silvia Pettem's columns brings to life 60 of Boulder's most memorable and unique visitors, residents, activists, artists, and entrepreneurs. Each compelling character is a thread in the fabric of the Boulder we know and love today.
Early Residents and Visitors
Activists and Politicians
Artists and Photographers
Musicians and Entertainers
Unusual and Legendary
Take your front row seat for a trip back in time!
One-hour power point program allows time for questions. Contact Silvia Pettem for availability, fees, and more information.