Bound by steel and stone : the Colorado-Kansas Railway and the frontier of enterprise in Colorado, 1890--1960 /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bowers, J. Bradford, 1966- (Author)
Corporate Author: Project Muse
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Louisville : University Press of Colorado, [2021]
Series:Timberline books.
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Online Access:Connect to the full text of this electronic book
Table of Contents:
  • Progressive-era reform and "The Pueblo Road"
  • Construction and the fight for the franchise begin
  • Boss fight
  • Troubles continue
  • The Colorado-Kansas Railway
  • Connecting tracks: Pueblo, Stone City, and the railroad
  • Tales of the Teller cousins
  • Dam troubles
  • Geo. H. Paul, boy wonder
  • "Land of sunshine, health, and opportunity"
  • Geology, geography and the town
  • The people of Stone City
  • Quarrying and clay mining: business as usual
  • My friend Irma
  • The Depression years
  • The Colorado Railroad, Inc.
  • End of the line
  • The frontier stabilized: success from failure.