Colorado: Place Names
William Bright
Colorado: Place Names Image Cover
Publisher:Johnson Books
Place Published:Boulder, CO
Genre:History
Pages:162
ISBN:9781555661021"
Dewey:978.8
Format:Paperback
Edition:2nd
Release:1993
Summary: "Colorado Place Names" lists 1900 Colorado communities, counties, peaks, passes, rivers, streams, and other geographical features. Each alphabetical entry includes, as appropriate, a pronunciation guide, elevation, location, date of founding, history, and origin of name. Based on the classic book by George Eichler, this completely rewritten and newly researched book is an indispensable guide for anyone traveling or studying the Centennial State.