History of the Crested Butte Area
Name: History of the Crested Butte Area
Date: February 15, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM MST
Join Dr. Duane Vandenbusche for a 12 session course on the history of the Crested Butte Area. The class covers geography, water, silver and gold mining, ethnic peoples, coal mining, early day skiing, satellite mining camps, polka music (and polka dancing with Pete Dunda) sustainability, and narrow gauge railroads. Slide shows on early day skiing, Crested Butte history, and narrow gauge railroads.