Colorado Experience Previous Broadcasts

Trinidad (Episode #409)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 27, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Since its incorporation in the 1860s, Trinidad has continued to attract a diverse population, first as a coal-mining city of immigrants, and later as the "Sex Change Capitol of the World." Take a walk on the 1910 "Trinidad" imprinted brick-paved city sidewalks and discover the beauty of this Southern Colorado city that is constantly reinventing itself.

Boggsville (Episode #301)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 27, 2017 -- 9:30 AM

Explore the booming 1866 town on the Colorado's Eastern Plains and the colorful characters who lived there until tragedy struck in the 1880s.

Suffrage (Episode #405)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 20, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

On November 7, 1893, Colorado became the first state in the nation to grant women's suffrage by popular vote, a result of nearly 15 years of struggle and dedication. Tenacious Coloradans across the state shouted "Let the women vote! They can't do any worse than the men!" as they marched door-to-door in churches, mining towns and farming communities.

LGBT (Episode #403)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 20, 2017 -- 9:30 AM

During Colorado's Gold Rush days, newspaper headlines revealed passionate letters and secret elopements between same-sex couples. Nearly two centuries later, the city of Denver hosts one of the largest PrideFest in America, yet the struggle for equality continues.

Dana Crawford (Episode #406)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 13, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

When Denver's Urban Renewal Authority publicized its plans to raze Larimer Square in an effort to modernize the city, preservationist Dana Crawford interceded and launched her own plan to preserve the historic buildings dating back to the 1860s. Over 50 years later her legacy can be seen throughout Denver from modern lofts to the historic Union Station.

Miss Opportunity: The Life & Times of Emily Griffith (Episode #313)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 13, 2017 -- 9:30 AM

Meet the woman whose lasting legacy on education lives today, even as her murder remains an unsolved mystery.

The Stanley Hotel (Episode #404)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 6, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

When Freelan Oscar Stanley arrived in Estes Park in 1903 he was seeking a cure for his bout with Tuberculosis. After recovering, he decided to open a Hotel with every luxury catered to his circle of New England elite. Travel the haunted halls and discover the architectural glory of the infamous hotel that influenced National Parks and sparked early tourism.

Hotel de Paris (Episode #402)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 6, 2017 -- 9:30 AM

Amid Colorado's booming Silver Rush, Louis Depuy, a mysterious Frenchman, opened a first-class French restaurant and hotel in the mining town of Georgetown. Marvel at the Hotel's elegant quarters, whet your palette with the elaborate menu and meet the businessmen, railroad tycoons and adventure-seekers who found themselves in the Wild West's lap of luxury.

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