Biographies of Notable Coloradans

Read up on the historical figures that shaped the history of Colorado and the West with articles written just for students.

Angel of the Rockies

"Aunt" Clara Brown

"Aunt" Clara Brown

Colorado's Silver Queen

Colorado's Silver Queen

Runaway Slave, Denver Pioneer

Runaway Slave, Denver Pioneer

word game (be sure to read the biography first!)

Bill Pickett

The Man Behind the Showman

The Man Behind the Showman

Perpetual Senator

Perpetual Senator

A Pioneer in More Ways than One

A Pioneer in More Ways than One

Helper of "All Who Wish to Learn"

Helper of "All Who Wish to Learn"

Silver King

James Pierson Beckwourth

A Frontier Life: The Trails and Trials of Juana Suaso Simpson

A Frontier Life: The Trails and Trials of Juana Suaso Simpson

Justina Ford

Hero in Fact and Fiction

Hero in Fact and Fiction

Little Raven

O.T. Jackson

Bridging Two Cultures

Bridging Two Cultures

Southern Colorado Pioneer

Southern Colorado Pioneer

Frontiersman