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Energizing the West Driving Tour: Early Development of Alternating Current in Southwest Colorado

hosted by Archives Manager Nik Kendziorski

Author: Tapley-Booth, Julie/Tuesday, August 20, 2019/Categories: Events, Past Events

Event date: 9/7/2019 Export event

This driving tour will focus on sites near Ophir and Telluride related to the development of alternating current, and will include information on early energy entrepreneurs like L.L. Nunn, Nikola Tesla, and George Westinghouse. Part of the Durango History Live! programming.

Saturday, September 7th - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Limited to 25 participants. Tickets: $15 for CSWS members, $25 for non-members. Lunch on your own in Telluride.
Call for reservations: 970-247-7456.


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