Other Boulder County Resources

Digital El Diario 

Digital El Diario presents material from El Diario de la Gente, the newspaper published by the Chicanx student movement at the University of Colorado Boulder, 1972-1983.  The website was prepared by students in a course called “Introduction to Digital Humanities: Movements, Methods, and Tools” taught by Prof. Nickoal Eichmann-Kalwara at CU in 2019.


The Monarch Mine explosion of 1936, killing eight men, including Joe Jaramillo

Cohen, William M. “Blast: The 1936 Monarch Mine Explosion.” Louisville Historical Museum, Louisville, Colorado, 2006. 

“Death and Devastation in the Depths: The Monarch Mine Explosion.”  Superior Historian, vol. 4 (2), 2006.