Territorial Capitol of Colorado

Territorial Capitol of Colorado (HMQB2)

Location: Golden, CO 80401 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 45.324', W 105° 13.296'

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1862 to 1867

This Tablet is the
property of the State of Colorado

From 1862 to 1867
Golden was the Territorial
Capital of Colorado
Legislative sessions were held in this building (erected by W.A.H. Loveland) and in others, now demolished, across the street.
was named for Thomas L. Golden who camped on the site in 1858. Town founded by Boston Company June 12, 1859. Incorporated Jan. 2, 1871.
HM NumberHMQB2
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1936
Placed ByState Historical Society of Colorado, Mrs. J.N. Hall Foundation and the Mount Lookout Chapter, D.A.R
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 9:16pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 481016 N 4400633
Decimal Degrees39.75540000, -105.22160000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 45.324', W 105° 13.296'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 45' 19.44" N, 105° 13' 17.76" W
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Area Code(s)303, 720
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1120 Washington Ave, Golden CO 80401, US
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