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Any legitimate historic marker commemorating a historical event located inside the state of Colorado can be listed in this category. This includes markers placed by historical societies, counties, cities, federal agencies, Native American groups and other civic groups. Please click on "show additional information" below to see requirements for posting in this category.
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Colorado Historical MarkersCuerno Verde - Colorado City, CO

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Located in the Cuerno Verde Rest Area in Colorado City, CO at exit 74 of Intersate 25.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/27/2022

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersSouth 4th St. - Victor, CO

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The historical Marker is located directly across the street from the First Baptist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/30/2022

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersHoosier Pass

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Bronze plaque mounted to a large granite boulder at the summit of Hoosier Pass.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/30/2022

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersThe Press and the Mason's - Victor, CO

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This historical marker is on 4th St. right across from the old Masonic building and the Victor Record.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/30/2022

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersKeeping The Faith - Las Mesitas, CO

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The historical plaque is on the inside of the fence. You are able to cross fence as it also goes to the Las Mesitas Catholic Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/20/2022

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersDexter's Cabin - Twin Lakes, CO

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Dexter's Cabin is located on the Interlaken Trail on the south side of Twin Lakes in near Twin Lakes, CO in Lake County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/14/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersHigh Line Railroad Park - Breckenridge, CO, USA

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A series of informational sins about narrow gauge railroad, locomotives, cars and mining history in Colorado's high country. These signs are submitted as a group.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/8/2021

last visited: 8/22/2022

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Colorado Historical MarkersHistoric Brew Kettle - Golden, CO, USA

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This copper kettle is outside the MolsonCoors museum and tour area and is free to visit.

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location: Colorado

date approved: 7/7/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersTabor Grand Opera House - Denver, CO, USA

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Found mounted to the fence of the Denver location of the Federal Reserve Office, this was the original location of the Tabor Grand Opera House which was demolished in the 1960s rush of 'urban renewal.'

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/5/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersPublic Transportation/Highway for the Ages - Denver, CO, USA

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This marker is found at RTD's I-25 and Broadway Park n Ride/Light Rail Transfer station.

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location: Colorado

date approved: 7/5/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersLower Downtown Historic District - Denver, CO, USA

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This plaque speaks of the changing character of this business area of lower downtown Denver. The annual National Western Stock Show parade passes this marker.

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location: Colorado

date approved: 7/5/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersThe Lynching of Preston Porter, Jr. - Denver, CO, USA

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This marker honors Preston Porter, Jr., who in 1900, was held and tortured in Denver’s jail. Days later, he was taken to the eastern plains, where a mob in Limon (CO) seized him, chained him to railroad ties and burned him alive.

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location: Colorado

date approved: 6/28/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersSaguache - Saguache, CO

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Located near the Saguache County Courthouse on the corner of Christy Ave, and 4th St.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 3/27/2021

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersBlack Hawk History - Black Hawk, CO

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Located at the intersection of Black Hawk St. and Main St. near the gazebo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 10/23/2020

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersRoseberry Block - Cripple Creek, CO

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Located at 123 3rd Street, slightly north of Bennett Ave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/27/2020

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersOld Homestead Parlour House - Cripple Creek, CO

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The Old Homestead Parlour House is located 1 block south of Bennett Ave on Myers Ave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/27/2020

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersRio Grande Railroad Viaduct - Fremont County, CO

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Located at the Intersection of Hwy. 120 and Hwy. 115

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 3/14/2020

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersE. R. Lamb Mercantile - Cortez, Colorado

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This two-story metal-fronted building is located at 25 North Market Street in Cortez Colorado.

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location: Colorado

date approved: 3/10/2020

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersMontezuma Valley National Bank - 1908 - Cortez, Colorado

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This metal sign is located on the northern facade next to the entrance of the former Montezuma Valley National Bank located at 2-8 Main Street in Cortez, Colorado.

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location: Colorado

date approved: 3/10/2020

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersApril Fool's Tragedy - Chaffee County, CO

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Located at The trail head of the Midland Bike Trail in the Four Mile Recreation Area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 2/12/2020

last visited: 2/12/2020

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Colorado Historical MarkersIndependence Townsite-Aspen, CO

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Elevation 10,830 feet— White River National Forest Founded July 4, 1879 when gold was discovered, Independence was the first community in the Roaring Fork Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Colorado

date approved: 11/25/2019

last visited: 10/29/2021

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Colorado Historical MarkersFort Vasquez - Platteville, CO

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Fort Vasquez is a former fur trading post founded by Louis Vasquez and Andrew Sublette in 1835. The ruins were restored as part of a WPA project and it is now an active history museum run by History Colorado.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/9/2019

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersGreeley High School and Grade School - Greeley, CO

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Built in 1895, Greeley High School and Grade School is the oldest surviving high school building in Greeley. It also house the Greeley Public Library until 1907.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/14/2019

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersGreeley High School - Greeley, CO

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The marker is found outside of the main entrance. Completed in 1927, this is still used as a high school facility today in Greeley, Colorado.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/14/2019

last visited: never

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Colorado Historical MarkersSan Luis Valley Pioneers - San Luis, CO

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This bronze plaque honors the pioneers who founded San Luis, Colorado's oldest continuously occupied town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 2/10/2019

last visited: never

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