Colorado Experience

Ladies of the Mines

Season 3 Episode 311 | 26m 39s

High altitude, groceries delivered by mule train, pack rats and spoiled Thanksgiving turkeys are just a few of the challenges faced by ladies living in Colorado's remote mining towns at the end of the 19th Century. Learn the stories of three inspirational women who held their own while surrounded by a harsh landscape and un-lady-like company.

Aired: 01/14/16

Rating: NR

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