Pueblo, Colorado

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Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States.wikipedia
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El Pueblo (Pueblo, Colorado)

El Pueblo
James Beckwourth, George Simpson, and other trappers such as Mathew Kinkead, claimed to have helped construct the plaza that became known as El Pueblo around 1842.
El Pueblo, also called Fort Pueblo, was a trading post and fort near the present-day city of Pueblo in Pueblo County, Colorado.

Front Range Urban Corridor

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Pueblo is the heart of the Pueblo Metropolitan Statistical Area, totaling over 160,000 people and an important part of the Front Range Urban Corridor.
The Front Range Urban Corridor stretches from Pueblo, Colorado, north along Interstate 25 to Cheyenne, Wyoming, and includes the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Fort Collins, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Pueblo, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area, the Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area, and the Cañon City, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Union Avenue Historic Commercial District

Union Avenue
The Historic Arkansas River Project (HARP) is a river walk in the Union Avenue Historic Commercial District, and shows the history of the devastating Pueblo Flood of 1921.
The Union Avenue Historic Commercial District is a century-old business district in Pueblo, Colorado, United States.

Colorado Fuel and Iron

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The main industry in Pueblo for most of its history was the Colorado Fuel and Iron (CF&I) Steel Mill on the south side of town.
While it came to control many plants throughout the country, its main plant was a steel mill on the south side of Pueblo, Colorado and was the city's main industry for most of its history.

Historic Arkansas Riverwalk

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The Historic Arkansas River Project (HARP) is a river walk in the Union Avenue Historic Commercial District, and shows the history of the devastating Pueblo Flood of 1921. In 2008, Professional Bull Riders (PBR) moved its corporate headquarters to Pueblos this became the site of their world headquarters based at the Historic Arkansas River Project.
The Historic Arkansas Riverwalk is a riverwalk in the US city of Pueblo, Colorado, along the Arkansas River.

Teresita Sandoval

Mathew Kinkead
James Beckwourth, George Simpson, and other trappers such as Mathew Kinkead, claimed to have helped construct the plaza that became known as El Pueblo around 1842.
She is one of the founders of El Pueblo in the current city of Pueblo, Colorado.

Steel City

Pueblo is one of the largest steel-producing cities in the United States, for which reason Pueblo is referred to as the "Steel City".
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States; Pueblo, Colorado, United States; Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia; and Hamilton, Ontario, Canada are some of the cities most commonly referred to with this name, in their respective countries.

Central High School (Pueblo, Colorado)

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Central High School is known as the "School of Heroes," as it is the alma mater of two recipients, Sitter and Crawford.
Central High School is one of six public high schools located in Pueblo, Colorado, United States.

Fountain Creek (Arkansas River tributary)

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Pueblo is situated at the confluence of the Arkansas River and Fountain Creek, 112 mi south of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver.
Fountain Creek is a stream that originates in Woodland Park in Teller County and flows through El Paso County to its confluence with the Arkansas River near Pueblo in Pueblo County, Colorado.

Cañon City, Colorado

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As of 2014, Pueblo is the primary city of the Pueblo–Cañon City combined statistical area (CSA) totaling approximately 208,000 people, making it the 134th largest in the nation.
Via U.S. Route 50, Pueblo is 39 mi to the east and Poncha Springs is 62 mi to the west.

Ute people

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According to accounts of residents who traded at the plaza (including that of George Simpson), the Fort Pueblo Massacre happened sometime between December 23 and December 25, 1854, by a war party of Utes and Jicarilla Apaches under the leadership of Tierra Blanca, a Ute chief.
Winter camps were established along rivers near the present-day cities of Provo and Fort Duchesne in Utah and Pueblo, Fort Collins, Colorado Springs of Colorado.

Arkansas River

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Pueblo is situated at the confluence of the Arkansas River and Fountain Creek, 112 mi south of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver.
Just west of Pueblo, Colorado, the river enters the Great Plains.

Carl L. Sitter

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Pueblo is the hometown of four Medal of Honor recipients (more than any other municipality in the United States) - William J. Crawford, Carl L. Sitter, Raymond G. Murphy, and Drew D. Dix.
He was born in Syracuse, Missouri, but grew up in Pueblo, Colorado.

Bessemer (Pueblo)

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The current city of Pueblo represents the consolidation of four towns: Pueblo (incorporated 1870), South Pueblo (incorporated 1873), Central Pueblo (incorporated 1882), and Bessemer (incorporated 1886).
The communities of South Pueblo, Central Pueblo, Pueblo, and Bessemer were later merged to create the modern City of Pueblo, Colorado.

William J. Crawford

Pueblo is the hometown of four Medal of Honor recipients (more than any other municipality in the United States) - William J. Crawford, Carl L. Sitter, Raymond G. Murphy, and Drew D. Dix.
Crawford was born on May 19, 1918, in Pueblo, Colorado, and later joined the U.S. Army from that city in July 1942.

Parkview Medical Center

Parkview Medical Center is a private, non-profit teaching hospital located in Pueblo, Colorado.

El Pueblo History Museum

El Pueblo History Museum is a local history museum in Pueblo, Colorado, United States.

Comanche Solar Project

Renewable Energy Systems Americas broke ground on the Comanche Solar Project seven miles south of Pueblo in 2015.
The Comanche Solar Project is a 120 megawatt (MW AC ) photovoltaic power station near the city of Pueblo, Colorado.

Pueblo City Schools

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The primary football stadium belonging to Pueblo City Schools is named for him.
Pueblo City Schools (PCS), originally Pueblo School District 60, is a school district serving Pueblo, Colorado.

Pueblo Zoo

Pueblo City Park Zoo
Pueblo Zoo is a 30 acre zoo located in Pueblo, Colorado in the United States.

Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum

Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
The museum is located six miles east of Pueblo, Colorado on US Highway 50 at the Pueblo Memorial Airport, occupying space on what was the Pueblo Army Air Base during World War II.

Rosemount Museum

The Rosemount Museum, pronounced "Rosemont" is a historic house museum in Pueblo, Colorado, it is situated on a square block at the corner of one of the highest points in north Pueblo and across the street from Parkview Medical Center.

Steelworks Museum

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In addition to housing the historic CF&I Archives, they also house the Steelworks Museum of Industry and Culture.
The Steelworks Museum is located in Pueblo, Colorado.

Buell Children's Museum

The Buell Children's Museum is a children's museum in Pueblo, Colorado, United States that offers hands-on exhibits focusing on the arts, science and history.

Professional Bull Riders

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In 2008, Professional Bull Riders (PBR) moved its corporate headquarters to Pueblos this became the site of their world headquarters based at the Historic Arkansas River Project.
The Professional Bull Riders, Inc. (PBR) is an international professional bull riding organization based in Pueblo, Colorado, United States.