Huerfano County Historical Society

Walsenburg, Colorado

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Links To Historic Information

Below are some important links to other information or websites which may have interest to Huerfano County Historians!

Colorado's Most Endangered Places


News Channel 4 in Denver recently produced this informative video. It features the historic building at Farisita, Colorado, in Huerfano County. Also advising the project and the production was our esteemed Chairman Of The Board, Carolyn Newman. It has been made available on YouTube. It is brief, lasting only about four minutes.

We invite you to watch it here!




Francisco Fort Museum

Located in beautiful LaVeta, Colorado!




Spanish Peaks Country

Official Site of The Huerfano County Tourism Board. It provides important information for all visitors and residents of Huerfano County.

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Huerfano Heritage Center

Facebook page with current happenings and interesting tidbits!


SLV Museum Association

The Museums of the San Luis Valley and Southern Colorado was established in 1998 in a collaborative effort for the museums in the Valley. The website went live that same year providing the first internet access for all the Valley's museums.

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Experience Colorado as It Happened

A service of the Colorado State Library, the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection (CHNC) currently includes more than 2 million digitized pages, representing more than 553 individual newspaper titles published in Colorado from 1859 up to 2020.

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