Welcome to Colorado
A new generation of roadside markers is in place to help you experience the history of Colorado in all its color and fullness. Produced by the Colorado historical Society, the Colorado Department of Transportation, and the Federal highway Administration in collaboration with hundreds of local partners, these illustrated signs introduce you to people and events as large and colorful as the state itself. Every mile you travel in Colorado has stories to tell; the markers help you chart your journey through the past. For an in-depth view, visit the Colorado History Museum in Denver, the Colorado Historical Society's various regional museums, and the county and local museums found throughout Colorado.
Erected 1999 by Colorado Historical Society. (Marker Number 223.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the History Colorado marker series.
Location. 40° 57.976′ N, 102° 15.095′ W. Marker is in Julesburg, Colorado, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of Interstate 76 and U.S. 385 on Interstate 76. Touch for map. Marker is at the Colorado Welcome Center. Marker is in this post office area: Julesburg CO 80737, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Last Days of the Buffalo (here, next to this marker); Colorado's Wildlife Story (here, next to this marker); The Pony Express Trail (here, next to this marker); Prairie Home Companions (approx. 0.6 miles away); Devil’s Dive / The Italian Underground (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Town that Wouldn't Die (approx. 1˝ miles away); Fourth Julesburg (approx. 1˝ miles away); Nearby Things to See and Do (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Julesburg.
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 27 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.