Denver Colorado History and Cartography (1887)

Denver Colorado history and cartography is explored and exmained from this vintage map that was originally produced in 1887. In the video we zoom in and look at various historical aspects pertaining to the city of Denver.

The beginning of the video will feature a brief synopsis on how the city of Denver Colorado grew to such prominance as becoming the capital. We will also discuss the historical origins of how Denver got its name and the Kansas settlers that tried to annex the territory.