By Michael L. Olsen, Chris Nicholl, Sydne Dean, Dennis Daily, Tim Blevins
Firm & Innovation within the Pikes height sector” was once the topic of the seventh Annual Pikes height nearby background Symposium. This publication comprises the examine offered on the symposium, in addition to a few supplemental assets that round-out a dialogue of the varied concepts of the area. advancements in invention, trade, technological know-how, flight, tourism, crafts, arts, appearing, therapeutic and group construction are explored within the chapters of this booklet. each concept, test, failure and accomplishment was once based on desires and the anticipation of success.
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Although their names are relatively unusual, little is known about the inventors at this time. Charles H. Van Ness appears in the 1892 Colorado Springs city directory with the occupation of cleaner and dyer. Christ Dehner, whose unique name appears in the 1900 Utah census, appears to have been born in August 1862, in Illinois. 95 Albert Hennefeld’s seemingly brief story in Colorado Springs is told through two announcements appearing in the local newspaper, one, announcing his wedding, the other, just 2 years later, his death.
In 1861, in Middletown, New York, Ambrose was granted a patent for another improvement in oil lamp design and in 1865 he patented a coal oil lamp and gas stove, which he assigned to his wife Sarah. ” Ambrose became associated with the Colorado Springs Company around 1872 and served, in Chicago, as a promoter DAILY, ET AL. 12 That year, in Colorado Springs, he filed to have his 1860 patent reissued, as its original 14-year term was expiring. A patent reissue was good only for 3 years and in 1876 Ambrose, apparently having left Colorado Springs, filed for another reissue from Plattsville, Colorado.
33 Dr. Fowler was also well known outside of his professional circle and led a very active social life. He held positions in the International Order of the Odd Fellows, he was a charter member of the Elks Club, and especially important, as related to the nature of some of his patents, Dr. 91 In the decades immediately following the city’s founding, the volunteer fire companies were at the center of the city’s social life. Many of the firefighters and their families were listed among Colorado Springs’ most prominent citizens.