Blog

 

 

 

Remembering an Epic Event—100 Years Later

Remembering an Epic Event—100 Years Later

Buffalo Bill William Frederick “Buffalo Bill” Cody died on January 10, 1917, from natural causes, surrounded by family at his sister’s house, in Denver, Colorado. A grand state funeral followed on January 15, where his body lay in state in the rotunda of the...
2017 Golden Living Landmarks

2017 Golden Living Landmarks

For the past 16 years Golden Landmarks Association (GLA) has honored Golden residents, and more recently Golden organizations, for their contributions to improving life in our community. This year, GLA is honoring Vicki Wagner, Marcie Miller, and Leadership Golden....
Calling women for Legendary People gallery

Calling women for Legendary People gallery

Get to know the people of Golden The Golden History Museums’ master plan includes a new gallery named Legendary People. One of four new galleries under development, Legendary People introduces the unique people of Golden with biographical highlights and personal...
Astor House Stands Tall

Astor House Stands Tall

The Astor House’s storied history begins a new chapter with the completion of construction to improve its foundation and shore up its supports. City staff and contractors discovered new history disclosed during the process and are looking forward to a productive...
1899 W. C. Willits Farm map

1899 W. C. Willits Farm map

Here’s a brief summary of our restoration of the 1899 W. C. Willits Farm map. The map was removed from its existing frame which had broken glazing. It was stabilized by tacking down loose paper fragments. Clean tears were also repaired. Later the map was...
Lookout Mountain Funicular — a ride of a lifetime

Lookout Mountain Funicular — a ride of a lifetime

I receive research requests and collection inquiries on a weekly basis. It is a great opportunity to refresh my knowledge base, learn something new, and share it. Questions about Golden’s two funiculars are common. Here is some background on the Lookout Mountain...

Subscribe

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This