Colorado Mineral Belt by Peg Williams

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

A brief investigation of Colorado's mineral endowment during its heyday of extraction. It will focus on the origin, geographic extent and characteristics of the Colorado Mineral Belt.The discoveries of precious metals and the evolving technologies of mining and processing the valuable ores are the stories that drove the early development and settlement of the Centennial State.