Library Voices: David Primus

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Event:
Library Voices: David Primus
Start:
August 13, 2019 6:30 PM
End:
August 13, 2019 8:00 PM
Category:
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Organizer:
Tania Hajjar
Phone:
970-249-9656 (ext. 3)
Updated:
July 30, 2019
Venue:
Montrose Regional Library Meeting Room
Address:
320 S. 2nd St. , Montrose, CO, 81401, United States

Library Voices Presents: David Primus

Beneath Blue Mesa: The Gunnison River Valley Before Blue Mesa Reservoir

Tuesday, August 13 at 6:30 PM

Montrose Library Meeting Room

A slide show of the history of the Gunnison River Valley before Blue Mesa Reservoir was completed in 1965. Learn about fishing resorts, ranches, towns, and the narrow gauge railroad that now lie beneath the reservoir as remembered by local residents.

David Primus, a 3rd generation Coloradoan, has lived in Gunnison since 1978, graduating from Western Colorado University in 1981. He has researched the history of the American West throughout his life.

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