Virginia McConnell Simmons

Bayou Salado

The Story of South Park, Revised Edition

Del Norte: Small Town Hospitality in the San Luis Valley

Is old-fashioned hospitality still alive? We are not talking about the “hospitality trade,” which thrives on the corners of every highway crossing. We are talking about welcoming in strangers out of empathy and generosity, not out of the drive to make money.


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The San Luis Valley

Land of the Six-Armed Cross

Second Edition

Virginia McConnell Simmons

Virginia McConnell Simmons is the author of The Ute Indians of Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico (UPC), The San Luis Valley: Land of the Six-Armed Cross (UPC), and Bayou Salado (UPC), as well as hundreds of articles for journals, magazines, and newspapers.

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