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'How the West Was Won in Manitou'

Presented by Manitou Springs Heritage Center at Manitou Springs Heritage Center, Manitou Springs CO

Jul 21 2019
‘How the West Was Won in Manitou’ presented by Manitou Springs Heritage Center at Manitou Springs Heritage Center, Manitou Springs CO

The Manitou Springs Heritage Center proudly hosts “How the West Was Won in Manitou”, a presentation by local historians Deborah Harrison and Bernard Schriever.

The Manitou Springs Heritage Center proudly hosts "How the West Was Won in Manitou", a presentation by local historians Deborah Harrison and Bernard Schriever.

It’s the "civilized" health resort vs. the Old Wild West. Harrison and Schriever will tell the story about a disagreement between Joseph Hiestand and Windy Jones, two Manitou characters in the 1880's and 1890s', over who had the best mineral springs and the impressive fistfight at the Bank of Manitou.

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Manitou Springs Heritage Center

517 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

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