This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.

Cooper/Murray House


Address2869 Benton St., Wheat Ridge 80214
QuadArvada, 1965 (1980)
SectionS25, T3S, R69W
Elevationc. 5400
SourceColorado Cultural Resource Survey Historic Architectural Survey Form #5JF.1300, Robert Olson, 1998.
Initialdate1999-03-29 00:00:00-07
PersonKLB
Latestdate2014-04-16 00:00:00-06
Person2rose
HistoryThis small one story, wood frame house was built in 1894. The house was built in Prince's re-subdivision of the Lakeside Subdivision for Isabel Cooper in 1894, who originally owned lots 29-32. In Sept. 1921, Samuel B. Turner purchased the lots and houses.
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