The Colorado Fuel and Iron Company was once the state’s largest employer, largest private landowner and ran the largest steel mill west of the Mississippi.
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- By Shanna Lewis May 29, 2017 CPR News
Some 60,000 combat pilots served between World War I and the Vietnam War, only 1,447 of them became aces.
- By Shanna Lewis May 18, 2017 CPR News
Martin Luther King Jr., Eartha Kitt and even Star Trek’s Lt. Uhura are among the black luminaries in a cast of characters conjured up by CU’s Ruth Ellen Kocher.
- By Shanna Lewis May 9, 2017 CPR News
Historian Thomas Andrews’ book “Coyote Valley: A Deep History in the High Rockies,” focuses on a small part of Rocky Mountain National Park.
- By Shanna Lewis May 5, 2017 CPR News
CU Boulder assistant choral director Andrea Ramsey uses the words of teens and a 19th-Century poem in a new piece about the Flint, Michigan water crisis.
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