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Welcome to the "Old" Fort Lewis College Web site.

The original site of Fort Lewis College, a liberal arts college in Durango, CO began 16 miles southwest of its present location in 1880.  

Photo courtesy of Beth LaShell

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This web site was designed to walk you into the 20th and 21st centuries as 6279 acres on the LaPlata river served as a Military fort, Indian school, High school, Two-year college , the San Juan Basin Research Center and has begun a new chapter for Fort Lewis College as it celebrates it's centennial beginning on January 25, 2011.

To browse this site, you can use the buttons on the left side of the web pages or the table of contents listed below.

Below is a browsable table of contents for this web site.  You can also click on the buttons located on the left side of each page.

 

Old Fort Web Site

bulletLocation
bulletHistory
bulletMilitary Fort
bulletOriginal site
bulletSept 1881
bullet22nd Infantry
bulletSoldiers Bridge
bulletBarracks
bulletHeadquarters
bulletHospital
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bulletBuffalo Soldiers
bulletIndian School
bulletGroup Picture
bulletFaculty Orchestra
bulletMrs. Miller's Girls
bulletBand
bulletEmployees
bulletWildcat Canyon
bulletHigh School
bulletCourse of Study
bulletBuildings - 1914
bulletMachine Shop-1920
bulletGirls Basketball-22
bulletFaculty Outing - 1920
bulletMay Pole Dance 1919
bulletStudents-1921
bulletFaculty-1922
bulletGraduates-1922
bulletSnyder Dorm
bulletMen's Basketball 1924
bulletGirls-1924
bulletPower House
bulletStudents-1927
bulletCourses
bulletList of Graduates
bullet2-Year College
bulletAlumni
bulletAlumni by Year
bulletLory Hall-1930
bulletDean Bader
bulletMajors- 1936
bulletVocational School
bulletCampus Map-1940
bulletGymnastics- 1942
bulletMighty Moo
bulletFaculty-1931/1940
bulletExperimental Farm
bulletFarm Women
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bulletMove to Durango
bulletWalking Tour
bulletParade Grounds
bulletGuardhouse
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bulletDairy Barn
bulletNew Barn- 1915
bulletProcessing Plant
bulletLibrary
bulletTennis Courts
bulletAnimals
bulletGranary
bulletSale Barn
bulletGym
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bulletDollhouse
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bulletFarm Shop
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bulletPrincipal's Residence
bulletRemnants in 1998
bulletCompleted Research
bulletPublished Work 63-97
bulletBeef Cattle Research
bulletInbreeding
bulletDr. H.H. "Stony" Stonaker
bulletDr. J.S. Brinks
bulletManagement
bulletRam Test
bulletOak Brush Control
bulletForage Intake
bulletGrazing Intensity Study
bulletImproved Pasture
bulletSJBRC
bullet4-Corners Bull Test
bulletProcedures
bulletSale History
bulletCurrent Test
bulletBeef Cattle Research
bulletComposites
bulletBrisket Disease
bulletHistory/Management
bulletGenetics of Reproduction
bulletInternships
bulletWeather Station
bulletDemonstration Forest
bulletResearch Plots
bulletPrescribed Burns
bulletHistory
bulletFLC Projects
bulletSwine Project
bulletAG 101 Records
bulletPlant Materials Lab
bulletStrawbale Greenhouse
bulletProduction
bulletConstruction
bulletCowbirds
bulletGrazing and nesting
bulletInternships
bulletFtL Garden
bulletSheep
bulletWhite Face Ewes
bulletNavajo Churros
bulletFort Lewis Mesa
bulletReference Resources

This page was last updated on 03/28/11.

 

  Created and maintained by Beth LaShell

Please send comments or suggestions to lashell_b@fortlewis.edu