Western History & Genealogy Blog


W.P.A. Writer's Project - Recording Denver's Ethnic History

WPA Workers Shape Wax Figures at Colorado Museum of Natural History
Colorado Symphony Orchestra WPA Federal Music Project

And the History and Lore of Colorado

You might have known that the early Greeks of Denver established restaurants, but did you know that the Jewish population of Denver in the 1930’s numbered 18,000, and that many Jews lived nea

Weird Photo Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Weird Photo Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Here kitty, kitty!

Rule number one, do not get your pet high! Weird Photo Wednesday, for August 31st, shows a man smoking opium with his cat. Poor, but calm kitty!