Fremont County

Home Sweet Holmes

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Cañon City at one time was a city of doctors. With the combination of tuberculosis sufferers, mining towns, and a prison, there was never a shortage of work for doctors. Dr. R.E. Holmes arrived in Fremont County as a company physician for the Colorado Fuel & Iron (CF&I) Company and never left, deciding to make […]

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A Little Goes a Long Way

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At the turn of the century, Cañon City, and the entirety of Colorado was filled with doctors who never worried there wouldn’t be enough work for them. Multitudes of people moved to the state for their health, many of them with tuberculosis meaning doctors were in high demand. Dr. W. T. Little was one of […]