National and State Register

Tallman Ranch

Jefferson County

The circa 1880 Tallman Ranch represents part of the exploration and settlement of the area now encompassing western Jefferson and eastern Gilpin Counties. 

A picture of the building with wooden walls and gabled roof with overhang over the porch in front. In the background the building is surrounded by trees.

Tallman Ranch (ca. 1995 photograph.)

The property is associated with the area’s heavy concentration of Swedish-American settlers who established homesteads and developed a successful ranching community.