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Museum Location / Hours

The Heritage Center
Corner of 3rd and Main
P.O. Box 24
Crowley, CO 81033
Phone/Fax: 719.267.3384
Directions to Museum

Monday - Friday:
Mornings: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Museum tours by appointment
Call: 719-469-7874

CCHC History Books

crowleycentennialbookA "Special Edition" history book commemorating the Centennial for Crowley County is available. The book contains the history of the county beginning in the late 1890's. The book is divided by chapters of the early days of the area, our farming, industries, ranching, towns, churches, schools, the history of when and how we began as Crowley County and what we are in 2011. There are 320 historical pictures in the book with the history to go with them. The books are $30.00 plus a $5.00 charge for shipping and handling..

Books may be ordered by contacting the Crowley County Heritage Center:

Phone: (719) 267-3384
or writing to:
Crowley County Heritage Society
Corner of 3rd and Main
P.O. Box 24
Crowley, CO 81033
Please make checks to Crowley County Heritage Society.


Frequently Asked Questions

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Heritage Society Membership

Donations, and memorial donations can all be made online!!!

Family History Book List

Below are a list of Family History Books that are part of the Crowley Heritage Center.

1. The Weimer Family from Oberjettingen Germany to Americus Kansas by Warren Wesley Weimer
2. John and Dora Williams/John Benjamin and Dora Belle Ball
3. Reuben James and Pearl Clinger Walter
4. Adkinson Family History
5. Demetrio and Sabina Lopez
6. The Algiene and Manis History
7. Terrones Family
8. Don Jose Lozano
9. Edward C. Chavez
10. Toku: Memories of a Family Matriarch, by the Wyeno-Kido Family Members
11. Lillian and Genzo Akagi
12. Akagi USA: The Akagi Family History 1877-1995
13. They Came to Colorado: Elza and Clara Grantham, by Their Children
14. The Gray Family from Scotland to the United States, by William M. and Anna Belle Gray Walter
15. The Story of Samuel and Willmina (Brubaker) Arnpriester
16. “Viola” Sears, by Barbara Capps Johnson
17. Brewer Family Cookbook: Fred and Opal Brewer
18. History and a few tall tales of the James Brothers Ranch 1901-1936, Walter P. James and wife Mettie I.
19. Hixson Family Ranch Co. History, by George Hixon
20. A Tribute: Merle Leland “Bud” Walker – Pioneer Rancher Antelope Mesa, Dec 12, 1912- Feb 5, 2006
21. Theodore Newhouser, by Linda Morgan
22. The Life and Legend of Horace Mann
23. A Brief History of Paul and Ida Belle Gray, by Rev. William M. Walter, D.D., Oct 5, 2011
24. Ball/Williams Family Farm - Olney Springs, Colorado
25. Walter Family Tree- The Descendants and Ancestors of Reuben James Walter and Pearl Clinger Walter

CCHC Brochure

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Heritage Center Disclaimer

The information and content on this site has been prepared by volunteers with diligence, love and great care, but is not guaranteed to be fully accurate or complete. If there is any misspelling or inaccuracy, we insist on your assistance. Please notify Annette Barber at the Heritage Society by e-mail. We'll do our best to correct any errors time permitting.