Douglas County Libraries
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"Social and cultural histories, biographies, primary sources documenting daily life, and resources for understanding the context of 19th century Colorado. Reference and archival items may not be checked out. They can be accessed during normal busin..."
"Colorado's central location made it a waypoint (or destination) for much westward migration in the 19th century. Many travelers followed routes already historic as trading routes. This list compiles resources about some of Colorado's most well-kno..."
"Ghost towns in the western United States are a popular subject in the study of history. This list compiles sources about ghost towns and abandoned sites in Douglas County and the state of Colorado. Reference and archival items may not be checked o..."
"The fur trade brought some of the first white residents to Colorado. Learn more about them with the resources in this list. Reference and archival items may not be checked out. They can be accessed during normal business hours at the Castle Rock -..."