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Funicular fire on Lookout Mountain.
Colorado School of Mines' "M" on Mt. Zion is lit for the first time.
Turkey Creek flood damages Tiny Town for the second time.
Colorado School of Mines emblem, the "M" on Mt. Zion, is permanently lit.
Prohibition ends. Coors Brewery operates 24 hours a day in order to meet demand, producing 350 barrels of beer per day.
Bear Creek flood starting at Sawmill Gulch and Mt. Vernon Creek near Idledale claims five lives with major destruction of Bear Creek Canyon Road between Idledale and Morrison.
Major windstorm hits Golden, tearing the roof off the Everett Block at 12th & Washington and slamming it into the Rubey Block across Washington Avenue.
Flood of Bear Creek and Mt. Vernon Creek claims six lives with much property damage near Kittredge.
Fire destroys Tiny Town's Indian pueblo and many of its buildings. The miniature businesses and residences survive the fire.
Ralston Dam built as Depression-era federal works project.
Red Rocks Amphitheater near Morrison built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) under the auspices of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Denver Mountain Parks.
Coors' classic slogan "Brewed with pure Rocky Mountain spring water," adopted by the company.
Denver Fire Clay Mine north of Golden caves in, trapping three miners while one escapes. After 18 hours all miners are rescued uninjured.
Federal Correctional Institute establishes federal prison farm south of Green Mountain.
Jefferson County Pioneer Museum established by Jefferson County Commissioners with aid of Works Progress Administration. Operates today as the Golden History Center.
Bear Creek flood kills six people in Bear Creek Canyon between Morrison and Kittredge, with $450,000 in damage through Morrison.
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