- Maps and historic photos
- First Edition
- Published in 2017 by the Eagle County Historical Society
- 80 pages
Beanies, Stick Horses, Marbles & Mean Chickens
Growing up in Burns, Colorado in the 1940s
by Verne Albertson
This charming memoir tells the story of three young ranch brothers growing up with the freedom and adventure of a much simpler time. Book includes historic photos and stories of homesteading and hardships written by Verne’s grandmother and father.
The Eagle County Historical Society is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to educate Eagle County residents and visitors about Eagle County’s rich history. To that end, the society will maintain archives that are available to the public, operate a historical museum, and offer educational programs and special events related to the county’s history.
Eagle County Historical Society
PO Box 192
Eagle, CO 81631