OSHR 3035 - Bringing the Past to the Present: Exploring the Fort Collins Local History Archive (PERK SERIES Lecture)

  • Noncredit
  • Fort Collins

This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.

Uncover the stories of Fort Collins by exploring the many resources available at the Fort Collins Local History Archive. The collection includes thousands of historic photographs, historic maps, yearbooks, and fun treasures like oral histories, scrapbooks, and diaries of local citizens.

Using the rich history of local figure Ace Gillett as an example, we’ll explore the many ways you can utilize the Archive to learn more about Fort Collins’ past. Learn tips and tricks for exploring your own family’s history.

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.