A Civil War veteran turned railroad man, General William Jackson Palmer was the visionary founder of Colorado Springs.
And oh, but we love General Palmer in this town. Continue reading
I love this house! It’s a little burst of modernity on Columbia Street, among the many Victorian and Craftsman homes of downtown’s Patty Jewett neighborhood.
And it recently got a facelift, so I decided to celebrate by researching its housestory. The current owners have done a fantastic renovation, enhancing the home’s original clean lines and boxy shape. And the story of the home’s original owners is interesting as well… Continue reading