A Voice of Colorado No. 994:

Get to know the State of Colorado through its history, specifically figures that made the state what it is today. For example, Major Stephen H. Long, who led an expedition for the United States Topographical Engineers along the South Platte in 1820, and drew the first maps of the Longmont, CO. region.

Although decidedly arrogant, egotistical, and self-serving, Long named the nearest high peak for himself: Longs Peak.


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