"Garden of the Gods" is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This land was donated in 1909 to the City of Colorado Springs by the children of Charles Elliott Perkins in fulfillment of his wish that this land be kept forever free to the public. Charles Elliott Perkins served as the President of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy (C.B.&Q.)Railroad and lived in Burlington, Iowa.
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