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Colorado Pioneer Monument, Subcriber #34, Joseph A. Thatcher

Colorado Pioneer Monument, Subscriber # 34 Joseph Addison Thatcher Joseph A. Thatcher was one of thirty-three millionaires that lived in Colorado in 1892.  He was born in Shelby County, Kentucky … Continue reading

November 12, 2018 · 1 Comment

Colorado Pioneer Monument, Subscriber #33, Dennis Sullivan

Colorado Pioneer Monument, Subscriber #33, Dennis Sullivan Dennis Sullivan was a Denver businessman that had many interests.  Arriving in Denver near penniless he invested in mining, utilities and commodities.  Sullivan … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Halloween 2018, A Mile-High Haunting Article by Bob Lane 10-23-1991, Denver Westerners

2 3 4 5 6 7   8 Thanks you Bob Lane for letting me reproduce this on my blog.

October 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

Pioneer Monument, Subscriber #32

Pioneer Monument, George C. Schleier, Subscriber #32 George C. Schleier was born in Germany in 1827 (some sources list 1825).  In 1843 he was living in Cincinnati and worked as … Continue reading

October 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Pioneer Monument, Subscribers #30, #31

Colorado Pioneer Monument, Subscribers #30, #31 The next subscribers to the Pioneer Monument are in contrast to each other.  Of one, Richard T. Root, little is known.  The second, Dennis … Continue reading

October 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Pioneer Monument, Subscriber#29

On a plaque on the Colorado Pioneer Monument fountain lists thirty-seven private donors.  This post covers subscriber number 29, Jerome S. Riche. Jerome S. Riche was another subscriber that was … Continue reading

October 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Pioneer Monument, Subcribers #27 and #28

Pioneer Monument Subscribers #27 & #28 Continuing the list of subscribers on the Pioneer Fountain, we have John K. Mullen and Thomas M. Patterson.  Both these famous Denverites has mansions … Continue reading

October 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Pioneer Monument Subcsribers #25,#26

Subscribers to the Pioneer Monument #25-26 The next subscribers on the plaque attached to the side of the Pioneer Monument fountain are David Moffat, George McCullough.  David Moffat is the … Continue reading

September 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

History of LODO

I haven’t posted in a few weeks.  I thought this might keep you occupied while I work on other projects to which I am committed. Preservation Conference February 2016 The … Continue reading

August 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

John F. Sanger (subscriber #24), by Judy Stalnaker PhD

Researched and written by: Judy Stalnaker  John F. Sanger (1873-1935) was one of the donors to Denver’s Pioneer Monument.  He is listed in the available-on-line 1911 and 1915 Denver city … Continue reading

July 12, 2018 · Leave a comment