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Colorado Heritage Magazine

History Colorado’s quarterly magazine brings the drama and variety of Colorado’s past to your door through richly illustrated stories that link history to art, architecture, sports, music, technology, archaeology, and folklore. Our authors are historians, professional writers, and students as well as everyday readers who’ve landed on a story to tell—whether from their family’s own past or simply a passion they’ve pursued.

Colorado Heritage is a winner of the 2019 Publication Design Award of the Mountain-Plains Museums Association.

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Colorado Heritage Magazine - Summer 2019

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a postcard is even better. This issue of Colorado Heritage showcases postcards from the History Colorado collection. Postcards from the past show how Coloradans and visitors portrayed our state to the rest of the world. Also in this issue, a British soldier who sounded his bugle at the Charge of the Light Brigade makes his way to Denver, where he leads the city's most storied concert band. And, see the work of Bernard Arnest, a late Colorado artist who worked in a range of modernist styles and is finally getting his due.


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