Recommended Reading List

Colorado Springs has a very rich history. The following are offered to those interested in learning more about our City and about the early Colorado Springs pioneers.

Reading Selections

Bailey, Ralph Edgar Fight for Royal Gorge
Banning, Evelyn I Helen Hunt Jackson
Ruhtenburg, Polly King & Dorothy E Smith Henry McAlistar: Colorado Pioneer
Murtagh, William J. Keeping Time - The History and Theory of Preservation in America
Sprague, Marshall Newport in the Rockies (Life and Good Times of Colorado Springs)
Jackson, Helen Hunt Ramona
Wilcox, Rhoda Davis The Man on the Iron Horse
Peabody, George Foster William Jackson Palmer: Pathfinder and Builder