Deborah D. Hogue, retired Librarian/ Manager, Storyteller, received a B.A. in History with a Minor in African American Studies from Metropolitan State College (now Metropolitan State University at Denver) in 1994. She received an M.A. in Library and Information Science from the University of Missouri, Columbia in 1996. Hogue was born in Lexington, Kentucky but grew up and still resides in Denver, Colorado.
Newspaper owner John Robert Clifford was born September 13, 1848 in Williamsport, West Virginia to Isaac and Saltipa Clifford. During the Civil War he rose to the rank of Corporal in the U.S. Colored Troops, entering U.S. military service in 1864 at the age of … Read MoreJohn Robert “J.R.” Clifford (1848-1933)