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A Then and Now Look at Pikes Peak: From 1898 Pikes Peak Avenue to the 1901 Summit

Take a look at the then and now of Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs. See the 1898 view of Pikes Peak Avenue and the 1901 view of the summit. Plus, check out the same view on Google Street View today!
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Here’s a cool then and now post showing Pikes Peak as seen in 1898 down Pikes Peak Avenue in Colorado Springs.

Pikes Peak Avenue in Colorado Springs

Source: Library of Congress

Take a look at approximately the same view on Google Street View today.

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Also, here’s a cool photo we found showing the summit of Pikes Peak in 1901.

Pikes Peak summit

Source: Library of Congress

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