Just a few photos from Cripple Creek’s annual Ice Festival that’s held during two weekends during the month of February each year. The festival is a lot of fun and normally the weather is very nice. 122 more words
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Cripple Creek under martial law, 1894.
On the 7th of February, 1894, tensions between the Western Federation of Miners and their employers boiled over into what would be a strike lasting five months. 60 more words