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Oct 1, 2021

Sherry and Marshall share some of the many facets of Colorado’s history. They explore silver and gold mining towns, Denver, Colorado Springs, and Manitou Springs. Learn about some of the food, places, and characters from the Rocky Mountain State!

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The Brown Palace Hotel was Denver’s jewel of...


Sep 20, 2021

Image from Mark Twain's Roughing It

Sherry and Marshall talk books! Discover all the various items that the pioneers read. They were entertained and enriched with dime novels, books from Jack London, Mark Twain, and Willa Cather. They thumbed through Frank Leslie’s publications, Harper’s Weekly, Ladies’ Home Journal, and Scribner. Local newspapers...


Sep 13, 2021

Sherry and Marshall discuss the Great Camel Corp experience during the 1850s. Camels were approved by Congress to brought over from the Middle East to help build the railroads. Learn about mysterious legends and quirky truths.

 

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Sep 4, 2021

Pauline Markham

Sherry and Marshall entertain you with details about the ladies who acted, danced, and sang their way across the frontier.

Learn about the different types of performances and meet some of the ladies, like Pauline Markham.

 

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Aug 28, 2021

Sherry and Marshall discuss the contributions and wonders of Arizona and its history.

They discuss the influence of the mining, produce, natural wonders, and more. 

 

This show's lagniappe:

 

Chile Colorado


1 whole chicken, cut up
1 teaspoon salt
Flour for coating
Water to cover
¼ cup parsley, freshly chopped
1 onion,...