Lost Denver

Lost Denver

Book - 2015
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Newcomers to the "Mile-High City" of Denver, whether arriving during the 19th, 20th, or 21st centuries, have often remarked on how new the city seems, and how proud its citizens are of it. Heady boom times at various intervals have inspired successive waves of city builders eager to make their mark by building grand, new edifices. Often, these new wonders replaced older structures that earlier Denverites had once seen as great accomplishments. As Denver has grown to become the hub of a major American metropolis, remnants of its earlier heritage have vanished into history, leaving newcomers to ponder, "What makes Denver Denver?" and longtime residents to ask, "Where has my Denver gone?" Lost Denver celebrates what the city once built and has since lost, along with what has made it unique, exploring where and how Denverites once worked, shopped, and played.
Publisher: Charleston, South Carolina : Arcadia Publishing, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781467132916
Branch Call Number: 978.883 BARNHOUSE
Characteristics: 127 pages : chiefly illustrations, map ; 24 cm


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