United States – Lincoln Hills Resort

Lincoln Hills was a vacation resort for African Americans, located in Gilpin County, Colorado. Lincoln Hills Resort was created in 1922 by Denverites E.C. Regnier and Roger Ewalt and was the only resort for African Americans west of the Mississippi River. Lincoln Hills served as a reprieve from segregation for middle-class African Americans in the 20th century.


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