An online repository of photographs, stories, land records and biographies of the settlers of Fountain, Colorado. Use the search box at right to explore such topics as schools, railroads, businesses and homes, people, and gossip. CHECK the Research Categories at right, as these are updated often but are not in the main index.
To aid in your search this is a partial index of the Research Pages at right: About Town
Joe Vasquez still raiding party
1871 plat of town and businesses at the time, Society of Friends or Quaker church, Fire and Police Departments and the town jails, history of town founding, Lincoln Trading Post and Charter Oak Ranch, mountain water 1911-13, excerpts from the Fountain Herald 1921-24, photographs of businesses, and highlights from the Commercial Club annual of 1919, 1940 with Torbit history, 1948 and prohibition, Post Office history, John Metcalf, Walt Fortman
Bulkley Files Harkins grave, Dead Man's Canyon ghosts, maps of Fountain, Cherokee Trail, Post Office history, Spicer murder