The Book of Colorado Springs


The 17th title in the Pikes Peak Library District Regional History Series; New, in publisher's shrinkwrap; Re-illustrated, lightly edited and extensively indexed reprint of the 1933 First Edition; 411p, including the greatly expanded and improved index. From the rear cover: "Published as a gift to the people of the Pikes Peak Region, the Colorado Springs Gazette presented it as the "Book of the Month" for February 1934, shortly after its original 1933 printing. The Book of Colorado Springs remains among the best and most consulted sources of the city's early history." This publication is dedicated to Helen Mary McCaffery (1921-2017) for her passion for community history and generous support of [PPLD] Special Collections. Wynar/Depp 2429.

Title: The Book of Colorado Springs

Author Name: Ormes, Manly D., and Eleanor R.; Edited by Tim Blevins, Heather Jordan, Tim Morris and Chris Nicholl

Illustrator: Photographs; Maps; Cover Design by William G. Thomas

Categories: Colorado,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Pikes Peak Library District, with the Colorado College and the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum: 2018

ISBN Number: 1567353215

ISBN Number 13: 9781567353211

Binding: Illustrated Wraps

Book Condition: As New

Type: Paperback

Size: 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall

Seller ID: 24263

Keywords: Colorado Springs Colorado History, Colorado Springs Businesses, Charitable Organizations, Schools; Early History of Colorado Springs; Colorado Springs Health Organizations