“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Delta, Colorado

Clickable Map of Delta County, Colorado and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Delta County, CO (19) Gunnison County, CO (33) Mesa County, CO (26) Montrose County, CO (36)  DeltaCounty(19) Delta County (19)  GunnisonCounty(33) Gunnison County (33)  MesaCounty(26) Mesa County (26)  MontroseCounty(36) Montrose County (36)
Delta is the county seat for Delta County
Delta is in Delta County
      Delta County (19)  
      Gunnison County (33)  
      Mesa County (26)  
      Montrose County (36)  
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1 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Central School Bell
From Delta's first school, 1884 to 1963. This bell hangs under the Lincoln School cupola, which never had a bell because the two schools were located so close.Map (db m159565) HM
2 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Delta County Bank Building1892
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior Built 1892Map (db m159560) HM
3 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Delta Jail - 1890
Built by Wm. R. Gale Original location - West side of alley facing East 3rd St. between Main & Palmer Moved in 1974 by Delta County Historical SocietyMap (db m159566) HM
4 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Delta Post Office1938
[Title is text]Map (db m159578) HM
5 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Delta Public Library1911
[Title is text]Map (db m159579) HM
6 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Egyptian Theatre1928
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of [the] Interior Built in 1928Map (db m159539) HM
7 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — First Methodist Episcopal Church of Delta1910
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior ——————————— United Methodist Historic . . . Map (db m159573) HM
8 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Fort Uncompahgre
One of the many trading posts built by Antoine (Anton French) Robidoux, First built around 1828 at the juncture of the Grand (Gunnison) and Uncompahgre Rivers then a territory of Mexico and Ute Indian country on the well traveled "Old . . . Map (db m120059) HM
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9 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — I. Hunter, D.D.S. Building1900
[Title is text]Map (db m159540) HM
10 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — L.A. Hick, M.D. Building1900
[Title is text]Map (db m159551)
11 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Leslie J. Savage Big Bell Collection
Born: Arkansas May 18, 1883 To Crawford, Colorado, March 19, 1916 Died: January 22, 1969 Married: Sallie L Noble, Oct 10 1906 Three daughters: Annie Laura, Martha, Leslie Janie Several abiding interests formed the structure . . . Map (db m159571) HM
12 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Mangum Memorial Wind-Chime
In Memory of David Lee Mangum 1947 - 2012 David L. Mangum loved music. As organist for the Delta Presbyterian Church, he brought music to the ears of thousands. In the greater Delta community, he was visible everywhere, offering his time . . . Map (db m159568) HM
13 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Presbyterian Church of Delta1901
[Title is text]Map (db m159574)
14 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Robert E. Lee Steamboat Bell
This bell was used on the Robert E. Lee steamboat on the Mississippi River between New Orleans and Memphis, Tennessee after the Civil WarMap (db m159570) HM
15 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Site of Farmers and Merchants Bank
Here stood the Farmers and Merchants Bank of which Andrew Trew Blachly was co-founder and cashier. Across Main Street was the Simpson Hardware Store. On September 7, 1893 the bank was held up by the notorious McCarty Gang. Blachly although covered . . . Map (db m159552) HM
16 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Stockham Building1908
[Title is text]Map (db m159555)
17 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Ute Council Tree
This ancient tree was once part of a grove of native cottonwoods under which the local Ute Indians would camp and hold council prior to 1881. An Indian trail passed nearby. It has been identified as the Ute Council Tree since 1930, when the local . . . Map (db m119897) HM
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18 Colorado, Delta County, Delta — Western Slope Agriculture / Delta County
Western Slope Agriculture According to an 1888 U.S. Department of Agriculture report, western Colorado's thin soils, high altitude, and lack of rainfall rendered the region totally unfit for cultivation. The document’s author apparently . . . Map (db m120123) HM
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Feb. 22, 2024