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Heritage Event Co. Adds Two Colorado Shows in November

Heritage Event Co. Adds Two Colorado Shows in November

  Colorado-based Heritage Event Company has added two shows to its 2019 fall schedule that will likely be of interest to antique and vintage collectors in the Mountain States region, including a show in Greeley, CO, November 2nd and 3rd, and another the following weekend in Colorado Springs, CO, November 9th and 10th. Both events will be held indoors in […]

by · October 7, 2019 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Summer Leaves Florence on a High Note

Summer Leaves Florence on a High Note

By Paula Svincek    Summer went out in style in Florence, as is the tradition. The Florence Pioneer Day Parade filled the streets, celebrating their 92nd Annual Pioneer Day. This years event was made even more special by the crowning of the Royalty during the Big Band Bash at the Fremont County Airport. The Memories 17 Piece Band was the featured […]

by · October 7, 2019 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Sons of Alice Lake Fought in This Bloody Conflict

Sons of Alice Lake Fought in This Bloody Conflict

   King Philip’s War, also called Great Narragansett War, (1675–76), in British American colonial history, was a war that pitted Native Americans against English settlers and their Indian allies that was one of the bloodiest conflicts (per capita) in U.S. history. Historians since the early 18th century, relying on accounts from the Massachusetts Bay and Plymouth colonies, have referred to the […]

by · October 5, 2019 · 0 comments · Feature Article
The 1930s Collectible Colors: Change During the Great Depression

The 1930s Collectible Colors: Change During the Great Depression

By Tom Cotter Fenton photos by Barb Garrison; Fenton Mandarin Red Roberta Hankins, Cambridge and New Martinsville photos by Tom Cotter    This article continues my exploration into the grand era of color in the U.S. glass industry between 1920 and 1940 (see Mountain States Collector, September, 2018, The Colorful 20s). What could possibly happen to the U.S. glass industry during […]

by · September 7, 2019 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Florence’s Baker’s Rack All Things Kitchen Grand Opening Sept. 21

Florence’s Baker’s Rack All Things Kitchen Grand Opening Sept. 21

By Mary McGrail    A new gadget and gift shop has opened in Florence at 118 East Main. Bakers Rack is an all-encompassing shop for kitchen utensils, home decor, placements, and much more!    Owners Mary McGrail and Debbie Price are two friends that saw a need for a home goods store in Fremont County. McGrail owned Classic Catering for 10 years […]

by · September 7, 2019 · 0 comments · Feature Article