Memorial

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(click on each image for a larger view)

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Duke — This dog was a fixture at the Monte Cristo Hotel in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His memorial is midway up Tenderfoot Mountain.

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Memorial Day 1904 — recounts one of the worst disasters in Salida’s history.

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Businessmen’s Quarrel

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Granite Train Wreck – September 1926

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Fred Lancedorf — murdered by Officer McMullen of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad.

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Ray Lines – the only soldier from Salida, Colorado to die in World War I.

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Gunnison Team in Monarch Pass Bus Crash — The 1971 Junior Varsity Football Team from Gunnison, Colorado were involved in a serious accident at Monarch Pass near Garfield in 1971.

 

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