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Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum

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1921, Edwin H. Moorman. 987 Lookout Mountain Rd.

The City and County of Denver maintains this museum in a two-story rustic log and slab lodge with a second-story balcony, Stick Style trim, and stone chimneys. Built of undressed pine logs and hand-split shingles, the interior is animated by stuffed wildlife illuminated by pine-branch chandeliers. A bland new museum addition (1978) next door helps house a large collection of Buffalo Bill memorabilia, as well as paintings by western artists Charles S. Stobie, Charles Schrevogel, and Robert Lindneux.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum", [Golden, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-JF21.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 156-156.

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