Pueblo County Historical Society

Email

Info@PuebloHistory.org

Phone:

(719) 543-6772

Hours:

Tuesday-Thursday 10-4
Friday 10-1 or by Appointment

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President Franklin Roosevelt does a “whistle stop tour” in Pueblo (visits again in 1938)

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Multiple WPA projects in Pueblo including: City Park - zoo buildings, golf course State Hospital - dorms State Fairgrounds–Agricultural Palace & other buildings Beulah Mountain Park Mountain View Cemetery Mineral Palace Park -bandstand,

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Southern Colorado Junior College founded (campus now Pueblo Community College)

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Frank Hoag consolidates Star Journal & Pueblo Chieftain newspapers

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First Federal Savings & Loan established (name later changed to American Federal Savings)

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Eilers Bar issued second Pueblo Liquor License

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Prohibition Ends

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David Packard graduates from Centennial High – (He attends Stanford and later partners with Bill Hewlett to form Hewlett Packard)

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Census Population: 50,096

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Minnequa Hospital renamed Corwin upon the death of Dr. Richard Corwin