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Author Shellenbarger, Melanie, 1953-

Title High country summers [electronic resource] : early second homes of Colorado, 1880-1940 / Melanie Shellenbarger.

Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 274 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: a dwelling unlike any other -- The lure of landscape: tourism in Colorado and the Mountain West -- Villas of the vernacular: the Colorado second home in context -- Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park -- The national forests -- Lincoln Hills -- The Denver mountain parks and foothills -- Conclusion: summer people, summer lives.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Vacation homes -- Colorado -- History -- 19th century.
Vacation homes -- Colorado -- History -- 20th century.
Architecture and society -- Colorado -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture and society -- Colorado -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780816529582 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780816599332 (e-book)

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