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66 Lower Glenway Street

Palmer Lake, Colorado 80133

The Long Expedition on the Front Range, 1820

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The Long Expedition on the Front Range, 1820

October 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Denver & Rio Grande Depot 1890

John Stansfield presents. From Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains and back. Major Stephen Long’s U.S. expedition traveled by boat, horseback and foot in 1819 — 1820. They came through our area, named Castle Rock & Discovered the Columbine flower.


October 15, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Palmer Lake Historical Society
66 Lower Glenway St
Palmer Lake, CO 80133 United States
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