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The people behind the names: the Archuletas

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

We continue writing about the source of Archuleta County’s name and the family for whom it is named. To summarize, in 1883, Antonio Donaciano (Don) Archuleta, after having served two…

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

We are exploring the source and meaning of the name of the county we live in, Archuleta County. The territory of Colorado was created in 1861, replacing the Jefferson Territory,…

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

We are exploring the source and meaning of the name of the county we live in, Archuleta County. The territory of Colorado was created in 1861, replacing the Jefferson Territory,…

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

Have you ever wondered why Archuleta County is called Archuleta County? You don’t have to be terribly observant to recognize that most of the place names surrounding us are Spanish…

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

The people behind the names: the Archuletas

Have you ever wondered why Archuleta County is called Archuleta County? You don’t have to be terribly observant to recognize that most of the place names surrounding us are Spanish…

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

In this week’s column, we conclude our narrative describing Ruby Sisson, for whom the county library is named. We are quoting from an article located in the Hershey history collection…

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

In this week’s column, we conclude our narrative describing Ruby Sisson, for whom the county library is named. We are quoting from an article located in the Hershey history collection…

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

We are writing about Ruby Sisson — school teacher, rancher and community benefactor. Her contributions to the community, especially the library, were so significant the library is named Ruby M.…

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

We are writing about Ruby Sisson — school teacher, rancher and community benefactor. Her contributions to the community, especially the library, were so significant the library is named Ruby M.…

The people behind the names: Ruby Sisson

Folks living in Pagosa Country are blessed more than they realize by the quality of their hometown library. Much of the credit for the existence of such a wonderful library…