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Changing Denver: The Story of Sopris

Duck Lake in City Park.


The Robert Burns statue in City Park.

Changing Denver is the podcast about our city's physical spaces, how we make them and how they make us. This episode visits City Park and takes a trip back in Denver history.
Changing Denver heads to City Park to interview author and historian Linda Bjorklund on her book, Richard Sopris in Early Denver, in the last podcast of the year. Sopris was a prospector who served as one of the city's first mayors in the 1870s and 1880s.


Read more articles by Paul Karolyi.

Paul Karolyi is a writer and researcher based in Denver. He hosts and produces Changing Denver, the podcast about our city's physical spaces, how we make them and how they make us.
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