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  Lake County Colorado Early Pioneers
He had resided in Lake County for 17 years, having come to the area in the spring of 1860 as a miner.
Mater was though of as one of the most civic minded of the early settlers in Lake County.
In 1862 he was elected recorder in the Colorado Gulch area of Lake County.
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 Lake County - Wikitravel
Lake County (Indiana) - A county in Indiana.
Lake County (Ohio) - A county in Ohio.
Lake County (Oregon) - A county in Oregon.
wikitravel.org /en/Lake_County   (164 words)

  
 University Press of Colorado
In many respects, its history epitomizes the volatile character of Colorado’s mining industry-from the rush to establish businesses, schools, churches, and newspapers in a booming mining camp to the conflict and violence of the miner’s strike of 1896.
Their story of Leadville and Lake County stretches from the earliest explorations of the Upper Arkansas Valley to the beginnings of molybdenum mining in the twentieth century.
Told with grace, humor, and authority, The History of Leadville and Lake County, Colorado is an invaluable reference tool for historians, genealogists, and any who seek a deeper understanding of the rich history of this mining town in Colorado’s high country.
www.upcolorado.com /bookdetail.asp?isbn=978-0-942576-03-0   (215 words)

  
 Lake County, Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
By 1878, Lake County had been reduced to an area including only present-day Lake and Chaffee counties.
On February 8, 1879, the Colorado legislature renamed Lake County Carbonate County, although this designation name only lasted for two days, until Chaffee County was split off from Carbonate's southern section on February 10 and the remaining northern portion was redesignated Lake County with its current county seat of Leadville.
The per capita income for the county was $18,524.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lake_County,_Colorado   (563 words)

  
 Highline Trail, Sawatch Range, Lake County, Colorado - Hiking
Colorado is a good place for outdoors people.
You can't spend all your time indoors you need to get out once in a while and if you happen to be in Lake County of Colorado, Highline Trail is a great local trail for doing a bit of leg stretching.
A lake nearby is Native Lake and going for a hike on the Main Range Trail is always a great adventure.
www.maxtrails.com /trails/1001887_Highline_Trail_Colorado.html   (630 words)

  
 Lake County Colorado - Southern Colorado Economic Development District
At the hub of the Top of the Rockies Byway is the historic city of Leadville, North America's highest incorporated city (10,430 feet elevation) and the frontier West's wildest, richest, silver mining boom town.
Leadville is an excellent choice for an extended base of operation from which to explore Colorado, offering superior lodging, full-service camping, a vast array of dining choices and unique shopping.
Opportunities for visitors to enjoy pure Colorado are boundless whether you are a thrill or antique seeker.
www.scedd.com /lake/index.htm   (547 words)

  
 Lake County
Cowling, Richard E. Lake County Austro-Hungarian Ethnic Groups from the Census Records of 1900, 1910.
Denver: Colorado Historical Society in cooperation with the University Press of Colorado, 1996.
A master index to Leadville and Lake County biographical entries in 11 biographical dictionaries of Colorado located in the Colorado Mountain History Collection at the Lake County Public Library, Leadville, Colo. A number of individual biographies owned by the library are also included.
www.lib.byu.edu /~catalog/catalogwebsite/KarenGriggsPages/lakecounty.htm   (1294 words)

  
 Lake County, Colorado
Region: United States > Colorado > Colorado - South Central
Lake County is one of 13 counties in the South Central Colorado travel region.
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 Lake County Colorado Real Estate
Lake County Colorado Real Estate is a way for consumers to find the best Real estate Agents and Brokers for every city in Lake County Colorado.
When you have been directed to an Lake County Colorado real estate professional in the area you have chosen you will be able to search for your dream home and get free printouts from the MLS database in that area.
Lake County Colorado Real Estate Brokers and agents can use the many news and information pages we offer to get up to date information about the Lake County Colorado real estate market.
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 Lake County
Subjects: Lake County (Colo.) -- Land Use/ Lake County (Colo.) -- Economic conditions/ Lake County (Colo.) -- Social conditions.
Griswold, Don L. History of Leadville and Lake County, Colorado: From Mountain Solitude to Metropolis.
A master index to Leadville and Lake County biographical entries in 11 biographical dictionaries of Colorado located in the Colorado Mountain History Collection at the Lake County Public Library, Leadville, Colo. A number of individual biographies owned by the library are also included.
net.lib.byu.edu /~catalog/catalogwebsite/KarenGriggsPages/lakecounty.htm   (1294 words)

  
 Leadville, Twin Lakes, Lake County, Colorado area information
The unincorporated village of Twin Lakes is located in the southern part of the county.
Lake County, Colordo Map - Lake County, Colorado map and areas of interest.
Leadville and Twin Lakes, ColoradoColorado Whitewater River Rafting • Colorado Ghost Towns
www.leadville.com /community_data.htm   (331 words)

  
 Lake County R-1 schools - district elementary, middle, and high school information
In 2005-2006 Colorado used the Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10 and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10.
The CSAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado.
The different student groups are identified by the Colorado Department of Education.
www.greatschools.net /cgi-bin/co/district_profile/113   (670 words)

  
 Lake County Colorado   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Lake County is an original county dating back to the creation of the Colorado Territory in 1861.
Famous people of the area include HAW Tabor (Colorado's first multimillionaire), James Brown "Leadville Johnny" and his wife the "Unsinkable" Molly Brown, and the Guggenheims (philanthropists and mining technologists).
The County Clerk has marriage records from 1869 and land records from 1876.
www.usgennet.org /usa/co/county/lake/index.html   (454 words)

  
 Lake County, Colorado CO, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
The county is in the Edwards metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 7,717.
This was a decrease of -1.22% from the 2000 census.
Lake County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.
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 Twin Lakes, Lake County, Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Twin Lakes (in Lake County) is not an incorporated city or town and it is also not a Census-Designated Place as of the 2000 Census.
Twin Lakes (in Lake County) is located at 39°05′00″N, 106°22′00″W (39.08278, -106.38139), about 20 miles (32 kilometers) south of Leadville.
The altitude of Twin Lakes is approximately 9200 ft (2780 m) above sea level, somewhat lower than Leadville.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Twin_Lakes,_Lake_County,_Colorado   (266 words)

  
 Lake County Colorado Gold Production
Lake County lies near the center of Colorado in a mountainous area that extends from the crest of the Mosquito Range on the east to the crest of the Sawatch Range on the west.
The Arkansas River heads in Lake County and flows south across the middle of the county.
Colorado's most important mining districts, Leadville and Climax, are in Lake County; however, only Leadville is important as a source of gold.
www.westernmininghistory.com /articles/67/page1   (317 words)

  
 Lake Dillon Lakefront condo - Summit County, Colorado
Lake Dillon Lakefront condo - Summit County, Colorado
We have a Lake Dillon lakeside condo that can't be beat for it's views as well as the access to Lake Dillon, Lake Dillon Marina, activities and amenities.
Lake Dillon lakefront with spectacular views of Lake Dillon, mountains at Keystone, behind Frisco and at Breckenridge.  Lakefront lodging next to the Lake Dillon Marina where sailboats, pontoon boats, runabouts, canoes and kayaks are available to rent.
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 Lake County, Colorado houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
Back to: Colorado, Colorado smaller cities, Colorado smallest towns, All US cities.
Lake County, Colorado business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lake County is $771 a month.
www.city-data.com /county/Lake_County-CO.html   (938 words)

  
 USGenWeb Archives: Lake County Colorado Table of Contents
Lake County is one of the original Colorado counties.
Parts of the original Lake County were split off to form: 1866's Saguache; 1874's La Plata and Hinsdale; 1876's San Juan; 1877's Gunnison and 1879's Chaffee Counties.
CLICK TO If you have genealogical data you would like to contribute to any of these Colorado Archives pages, please read the Archives Guidelines and then either submit online or attach your file, ready to upload, in an e-mail message.
www.rootsweb.com /~usgenweb/co/lake.htm   (323 words)

  
 Grand Lake | Grand County, Colorado: Winter Park, Grand Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, Fraser, Kremmling, Granby
Grand County, Colorado Tourism – Hang around the village of Grand Lake long enough and you’ll realize that this quiet little resort community nestled on the banks of majestic Grand Lake is the perfect place for families, couples and lone travelers to recharge their batteries, reconnect with loved ones and rejuvenate their spirits.
Surrounded by snow-capped peaks, uninhabited wilderness and alpine creeks that meander through fragrant meadows, Grand Lake has been a family tourism destination since the early 1880s, when the wealthy began building their summer homes along the shores of the lake.
With the creation of Rocky Mountain National Park in 1915, Grand Lake became the gateway to 265,000 acres of raw, untrammeled wilderness.
www.grand-county.com /Grand_County_Grand_Lake.aspx   (458 words)

  
 Lake County Colorado Mortgage
Lake County Colorado is a beautiful place to live.
We are experienced in Lake County Colorado Mortgage operations and would be happy to serve you for all of your mortgage needs.
We offer aggressive rates to those in Lake County and have experience with homes in price ranges consistent with the area.
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 Grand County, Colorado : Winter Park, Fraser, Grand Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, Kremmling, Granby
Whether you’re looking for a Colorado ski vacation, mountain biking, hiking, boating, rafting, snowshoeing or any other outdoor activity, Grand County has a Colorado adventure waiting just for you.
Plan your next Colorado vacation in the towns of Kremmling, Granby, Winter Park/Fraser, Grand Lake, and Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado.
Only 67 miles from Denver, a Grand County, Colorado vacation is the ideal combination of authentic western adventure and unrivaled natural beauty.
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 Colorado Mountain Vacations :: Colorado Vacation Lodging :: Discount Summit County Lodging
New to Summit County and the town of Dillon?
Chateau Claire Condominiums are located in the historic, yet contemporary and vibrant town of Dillon, located on the beautiful 9,200 feet high, Lake Dillon.
Escape to Colorado where the sun is shining, the mountains are gorgeous, and the adventures are plenty.
www.lakedillonlodging.com   (225 words)

  
 Twin Lakes Village, Colorado. Lake county
The Lakes of Twin Lakes are the largest glacier lakes in Colorado and their beauty has attracted tourists,
During the mining boom days, Twin Lakes was a prestigious "resort" area for the many high rollers from Leadville and other mining towns, as well as hosting many dignitaries from back east, and write-ups about the summer picnics held in the area for "high society socialites" appear throughout older newspaper articles of the times.
The charming Twin Lakes Village and historical Interlaken Hotel, along with access to the Colorado Trail for hiking and mountain biking, (and certainly the excellent fishing) make Twin Lakes one of the more charming tourist destinations in the area.
www.arkansasvalleyliving.com /twin_lakes.asp   (262 words)

  
 Miscellaneous Lake County, CO, Obituaries
She was a former County Treasurer of Lake County, from 1994-2000.
She was born April 26, 1899, in LaGrange County, Ind. to C. and Fidelia Kelly Yoder.
She was born on August 9, 1943 in Taos County, N.M. to Filadelphio and Josie (Vigil) Gurule.
www.obitcentral.com /obitsearch/obits/co/co-lake4.htm   (5355 words)

  
 Chaffee County, Colorado history book - Where the Bodies Are by June Shaputis
Where the Bodies Are, is about the infamous and violent Lake County (Colorado) War, the Vigilantes and their victims, some of whom are buried almost shoulder to shoulder in the Centerville and Nathrop cemeteries.
The author has tried to personalize the lives of everyone buried in these cemeteries and tell the story of the Lake County War which began in 1874 by the assassination of rancher George Harrington.
Chaffee County, Colorado, Burials documents thousands of the known burials in Chaffee County, Colorado from about 1860 to 1985.
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The entertainment venues and attractions in Lake County vary considerably and no matter what the time of year, visitors can expect to have an old-fashioned good time.
Leadville/Lake County is an excellent enviroment for small business owners or the potential entrepreneur.
The Leadville/Lake County Chamber of Commerce is proud to offer the resources to help proprietor's get started.
www.leadvilleusa.com   (75 words)

  
 Keystone Summit County Colorado Lodgings Skiing - Condominium
Lake Haus #D8 is top notch all the way.
Lake Haus has 360 degree mountain views from the property and a stunning view of Buffalo Mountain, Red Peak, and the Gore Mountain Range to the West.
Hiking and biking trails in the summer and snowshoeing and cross country skiing trails in the winter are all within 1/4 mile of the property.
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