Rollins Pass – Rare images and Film screening

Local Authors

By Tom Lambrecht

The Gilpin County Public Library and Nederland Community Library will host a presentation and film screening by local authors B. Travis Wright and Kate Wright on Tuesday, July 31st at 7 pm at the Gilpin County Public Library. The event will include rarely-seen photographs from the newly-announced John Trezise Archive for Rollins Pass Imagery and the authors will discuss the significance of archaeological work being done on Rollins Pass to help document 10,000 years of history.

A screening of the documentary film, “Stone and Steel at the Top of the World” by Colorado State University professor and professional archaeologist Jason M. LaBelle PhD will be included. The film describes the ancient hunters of the Colorado high country as well as the Moffat Road railway that ran over Rollins Pass.

The Wright’s new book, Rollins Pass (Arcadia Press, 2018) and the Rollins Pass postcard pack will be available for purchase with cash or credit card; the event will include a book signing. The presentation is free and open to the public.​

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