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Marshall Sprague: Controversial Feature-Writer 'Historian' to Our Town, Our State, Our West
Join us for our next installment in the Pikes Peak Regional History Lecture Series, presented by Katherine Sturdevant.
Journalist-author Marshall Sprague is a “colorful character” in the history of his own chosen town. His popular history of the town remains the book most likely offered to newcomers, to the discomfort of scholars.
During most of his era here, it seems no popular or scholarly author superseded Marshall Sprague’s production of local/regional history books, articles, public lectures, or publicity generally about this place. Yet, researchers have not mobbed to his archives at PPLD or CC TuttView more
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