A co-production with
VISION: Educating and inspiring Coloradans to love our state’s
MISSION: Inspiring a love of history in all Coloradans by airing
a weekly television show with comprehensive outreach and education initiatives.
SERIES OUTLINE: A television series of half-hour episodes
produced by Rocky Mountain PBS and History Colorado, dedicated to preserving
& celebrating the people, events & places
shaped Colorado. (Episodes below directed by donnie 1. betts.)
During the time of racial segregation, Lincoln Hills, the only all
African-American resort west of the Mississippi River, provided a shelter from
Born with two strikes against her, Dr. Justina Ford overcame barriers of race
and gender to become the first African-American woman to practice medicine in
Colorado and delivered over 7,000 babies.