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Forgotten Heroes and Villains of Sand Creek

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    DATE: September 6 2012, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    Cost:
    $10.
    CATEGORY: Classes and Seminars
    VENUE INFORMATION:
    Native American Rights Fund
    1506 Broadway St.
    Boulder, CO 80302

Discover the untold secrets of one of Colorado's grisliest tales, the Sand Creek Massacre of 1864. History columnist Carol Turner introduces you to the prominent players in this bloody event, including Chief Niwot, Captain Silas Soule, and Major Edward Wynkoop, while also divulging her personal interest in the subject. The lecture is part of the Chief Niwot Series hosted by the Boulder History Museum. Thu 7 p.m.