Erie’s Coal Mining Past

In advance of Labor Day, we remember workers of yesteryear and miners in Erie. Many listeners are familiar with the Ludlow massacre, but you may be less familiar with the massacre of miners in Erie. James Stull, emeritus professor and […]

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Atomic America

“How do you capture this in images? Why doesn’t the nuclear age have its Michael Angelo doing last judgements? Because it’s a profound issue and affects everyone.” James Crnkovich’s latest photo book Atomic America depicts the Cold War’s people, places, […]

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The Tunnels Under Our Feet

Colorado author Tracy Beach spent 5 years exploring the hollow side walks underneath the streets of cities all across Colorado. She discovered tunnels connected to Denver’s Union Station, tunnels that were used during prohibition and tunnels that were used to […]

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Vietnam war helicopter at History Colorado

A group of Vietnam veterans gathered at the History Colorado Center last week to assemble a helicopter that was used by the US military during the Vietnam war. The helicopter is part of the upcoming 1968 exhibit at the museum […]

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The Boulder History Museum

The Community Foundation discusses the future of the Boulder Museum. Boulder History Museum Chief Executive Officer, Nancy Geyer, talks about the museum’s 70 years of preserving Boulder’s past with Trends Director, Erika Stutzman. The Boulder History Museum is steadily transforming […]

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The Boulder County Latino History Project

Rich Lopez, Community Foundation Trustee, will be joined by Linda Arroyo-Holstrom and Magdalena Casillas to share the work of the Boulder County Latino History Project. The project, a collaborative, grass-roots initiative, is documenting and describing the history of Latinos in […]

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Race – Are We So Different?

RACE is a traveling exhibit that has toured the US and for the first time will be in Denver, hosted by History Colorado. The exhibit brings together the everyday experience of living with race, its history, the role of science […]

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