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By Ruth Eloise Wiberg

This booklet contains a infrequent treasury of Victorian and turn-of-the-century constructions and the folk who first got here to Northwest Denver. The area's natural air, nice perspectives, and fresh water have been nice points of interest. Rediscovering Northwest Denver describes the area's included suburbs of the 1800's, the farms, the early entertainment parks, all of which turned a part of Denver round the flip of the century.

 

Rediscovering Northwest Denver is a chatty, relaxing learn that tells of the tycoons and marketers whose wonderful Victorian houses nonetheless dot the world, and of the immigrants from a number of eu cultures who clung jointly for convenience within the face of prejudice. It contains maps, photos, earlier and current road names, a bibliography, index, and urged excursions. Northwest Denver at the present time is typified by means of traditions, attractiveness, and satisfaction, all of which the writer captures during this ever-popular book.

Winner of the 1993 Hubert Humphrey Award for the book's contribution to the old appreciation and upkeep of Northwest Denver.

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