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Historical Books, Launch and Signing August 23

Historical Authors Hank Alderfer and Others Host Book Launch and Signing at Augustana Elk Run August 23 Evergreen, CO CONTACT: Kristina Sherwood, 303-679-8777 X 1604 Some of life’s greatest pleasures can be found between the covers of a book, and … Continue reading

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Jefferson County Historical Preservation Symposium 2017 – Landscape Shapes History

The Jefferson County Historical Commission and Jefferson County Open Space teamed up to present the 2017 Historical Preservation Symposium.  Set in the historic Timbervale Barn at the Hiwan Heritage Park, in Evergreen Colorado, the Symposium focused on how landscape shapes … Continue reading

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2017 Historic Preservation Symposium

This year, the Jefferson County Historical Commission is teaming up with Jefferson County Open Space to present the Historic Preservation Symposium on “Landscape Shapes History.”  The Symposium will be held on May 13th at the Hiwan Museum in Evergreen.  Registration … Continue reading

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Jefferson County’s Judge’s Wall Displays the History of the 1st Judicial District

Beginning in December 2016, walls in the Jefferson County Courthouse showcase the history of the 1st Judicial District, which includes Jefferson and Gilpin Counties. The project is part of a four-phase plan to display information about the judges of the 1st … Continue reading

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2016 Annual Hall of Fame Awards Celebration – October 20, 2016

Join the Jefferson County Historical Commission and members of the community as we honor and celebrate our 2016 award winners and new Landmark designations and unveil the latest edition of Historically Jeffco Magazine: Hall of Fame Inductee: Joe Tempel Norm … Continue reading

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Jeffco Archives Celebrates 25th Anniversary

“But history. . .is not really the story of what happened; it is necessarily the story of what is preserved in the record.” —George R. Stewart, The California Trail Archives are critically important to historical researchers. Without them, and the … Continue reading

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May 2 Symposium Details

Preservation by the Numbers May 2, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Boettcher Mansion, 900 Colorow Rd., Lookout Mountain The cost of the Symposium is $12 per person (includes lunch). To register, please contact Dennis @303-271-8734 or email ddempsey@jeffco.us Download entire … Continue reading

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