Salida’s history seems to be slipping away

Essay by Martha Quillen

Salida – April 1997 – Colorado Central Magazine

Lately, I’ve been sitting up reading Under the Angel of Shavano by George G. Everett and Dr. Wendell F. Hutchinson. It’s a history of the Salida area with information on ranching, railroading, stagecoaches, murders, business, and Indians, plus many first-person pioneer narratives.

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