In May 1929, J. Ralph Lee, Mary Lee, and Irma Lee bought two lots on 4th and Oak.
F.H. Strong constructed the building know as Colorado Steam Laundry which opened August 1, 1929. The laundry was in business until the late 1960"s.
In 2014 Colorado Steam Laundry has come back to life as The Copper Press: A Unique Event Venue in a historical building for the events of your life.