Colorado Experience

Wall Street of the West

Season 7 Episode 5 | 26m 40s

As the New York Stock Exchange grew, power brokers turned westward to develop the next financial empire. But to attract investors, Denver had to become more than a rag-tag western town. Despite enduring floods, fires, war and financial disaster, Denverites found a way to survive and compete. The resurgent new city built a financial district that propelled it to become the Wall Street of the West.

Aired: 01/03/20

Rating: NR

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