Historic Colorado Mansions & Castles (eBook)

by (Author)

  • 57,941 Words

Thediscovery of gold and silver in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains minted millionaires by the ton. The rough settlements of miners and ranchers quickly transformedinto habitations more suitable for the newly wealthy class. William NewtonByers founded the Centennial State’s first newspaper and built anItalianate-style palace with the proceeds, while Walter Scott Cheesman’sCapitol Hill home later became the governor’s residence. Stroll into theparlors and drawing rooms of oligarchs like August A. Meyer, Lyman Robison andJames Joseph Brown. Visit Romanesque castles cut from native lava and countryretreats designed by the country’s foremost architects. Linda Wommack offers atour of the finest mansions in Colorado, all proudly bearing the mark of theState and National Registers of Historic Preservation.

Thediscovery of gold and silver in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains minted millionaires by the ton. The rough settlements of miners and ranchers quickly transformedinto habitations more suitable for the newly wealthy class. William NewtonByers founded the Centennial State’s first newspaper and built anItalianate-style palace with the proceeds, while Walter Scott Cheesman’sCapitol Hill home later became the governor’s residence. Stroll into theparlors and drawing rooms of oligarchs like August A. Meyer, Lyman Robison andJames Joseph Brown. Visit Romanesque castles cut from native lava and countryretreats designed by the country’s foremost architects. Linda Wommack offers atour of the finest mansions in Colorado, all proudly bearing the mark of theState and National Registers of Historic Preservation.


  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
:
  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
:
  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
  • 0
    0
  • 1
    1
  • 2
    2
  • 3
    3
  • 4
    4
  • 5
    5
  • 6
    6
  • 7
    7
  • 8
    8
  • 9
    9
Average Reading Time Login to Personalize

Historic Colorado Mansions & Castles

No reviews were found. Please log in to write a review if you've read this book.

Item added to cart

9781625852861 bookshelf
Historic Colorado Mans...
$9.99
QTY: 1

9781625852861 bookshelf

Write a Review for Historic Colorado Mansions & Castles

by Linda Wommack

Average Rating:
×

Historic Colorado Mansions & Castles has been added

Historic Colorado Mansions & Castles has been added to your wish list.

Ok