And the West is History

And the West is History

This was in the March 24, 1988, Herald. The caption read: “A Fort Lewis College archaeology professor and city archaeologist Gary Matlock, kneeling (at left), points to a floor plan of the old La Plata County Courthouse while at the constructions site where the new courthouse will be built. The old courthouse was on the south side of the current building and was buried when it was demolished in 1964. Some items unearthed by construction workers included iron bars to the old jail, a tattered law book and a broken bottle.”

And the West is History

This was in the March 24, 1988, Herald. The caption read: “A Fort Lewis College archaeology professor and city archaeologist Gary Matlock, kneeling (at left), points to a floor plan of the old La Plata County Courthouse while at the constructions site where the new courthouse will be built. The old courthouse was on the south side of the current building and was buried when it was demolished in 1964. Some items unearthed by construction workers included iron bars to the old jail, a tattered law book and a broken bottle.”
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