Sopris Town Pictures

Norma Sams, courtesy Penrose Public Library, Colorado Springs
When a dam to protect Trinidad, Colo., is built, Sopris will be flooded. 
The intake tower, seen in the distance, is a constant reminder
1970
"BLASI BRIDGE"
The original Trolley Bridge of the 1920's

circa 1955

Trinidad Jr. College Archeology Site in the foreground
Linclon High School Gym top right
Slack Dumps at the mouth of Sopris Canyon top left

circa 1952

Circa 1922
Circa 1918
ST. THOMAS 
CATHOLIC CHURCH
BIG SIX TAVERN
ANGELO DeANGELIS Owner

Frontier Tavern 

Founded -1938    Burned Down -1958

Frontier Tavern 

Rebuilt -1959    Closed -1968

HOMES OF
"TRAPPER FALAGRADY & BERNARD CALLOVINI
HOME OF 
ANGELO & TERESA BRUNELLI
HOME OF 
JIMMIE & CARMELLA BONATO

 1968

CUNICO GROCERY
LOUIS "BINDA" CUNICO 
Owner

 1968

HOME OF 
CHRIST CUNICO (Jerryville)

 1968

COUNTY BAND Circa 1950
 1958
Murray Francescato
Sebben Grocery at Left/Rear
 1958
Teachers' Homes in Main Sopris
 1962
 1962
Terry Garages
Sam Terry Jr. & Angelo Faoro
Stella Faoro 
In Front Yard of Her Home
Angelo Faoro 
In Back Yard of His Home
 
Angelo Faoro
August Zamborelli
Gerald Sebben
Showing Off New Overalls 
 1961
Front Yard of Brunelli Home, Frontier Tavern Top Rear

CIRCA 1940

St. Thomas circa 1963
Jerryville circa 1963
Main Sopris
circa 1963
Upper St. Thomas
circa 1963
Jim Brunelli
1963
Dave & Jimmy Brunelli
1960
John Cunico
Alex Santistevan, ??, Ron Pacheco, ??
Sebben Grocery Rear
1963
Annette Martorano,  ?? , ??
Sopris Gym left rear
1963
Patsy Long, Rose, Yvonne
1961
Murray Francescato, Anthhony Faoro, Ralph Fausone, J.J. Sebben, Teresa McGinn, ??
???, John Bonato, Domenic Bonato
1961
Beatrice Shablo in Brunelli's Yard
Slanovich  Home
Photos by Joanne Slanovich