This program explores the growth of industry across the state of Colorado from 1850 to present day. History Colorado staff will come into your classroom or gymnasium to facilitate this 60 minute program for up to 30 students.
Students become “experts” on one of the following industries:
Saddlery and Spurs
Millinery and Dressmaking
Using objects, photographs and clues, students will discover six industries around a large floor map of Colorado, exploring the history and impact of each industry.
Pre-visit material will prepare students for this journey, while post-visit material will synthesize and expand their knowledge.