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Video history of Black Hawk, Colorado - "City of Mills"

This is a great video on the history of Black Hawk, Colorado the "City of Mills" - located in Historic Gilpin County. This short video is narrated by Baxter Black and contains a history from the first gold-strike in Black Hawk through the modern casino history. For a written history check out the Colorado Gambling Forums: Historic Black Hawk Colorado which was written by the Gilpin County Historic Society.

Some interesting facts about the historic City of Black Hawk:

  • Today there are only 65 residences left in the city.
  • All are historic houses have been fully restored.
  • All of the Black Hawk's goverment buildings are in historic structures.
  • Black Hawk's casinos make up nearly 75% of Colorado's gambling revenue.
  • Black Hawk has been fueding with neigboring Central City for over 100 years!





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