Aspen: The Forgotten Times
Special | 26m 17s
In the late nineteenth century, Aspen, Colorado was known as one of the most profitable and successful mining camps in the west. This success however, took a turn for the worse with the demonetization of silver in 1893. Aspen's future looked bleak, but people who remained in the area survived with high spirits.
Aired: 06/15/00Video has closed captioning.