Old Waggoner House in Telluride

Galena Ave. and Pine St., Telluride, CO 81435
Local: 970-728-3344
Region: Southwest City: Telluride

Overview

Charles Waggoner, president of the Bank of Telluride, contrived a scheme purportedly to save his bank in the Wall Street Crash of 1929. By siphoning money from New York banks, he possibly kept most Telluride depositors in the black.