Bent County Historical Society P.O. Box 68 LAS ANIMAS, COLORADO 8105 4719-456-6066PRESS RELEASE – September 16, 2019 BOGGSVILLE’S FUTURE IS PROMISING By Kathleen Tomlin As volunteers prepare for annual Boggsville Days activities coming up October 11-12, the Bent County Historical Society has some spectacular news! We have been awarded a… Continue reading

Boggsville History

150 YEARS OF HISTORY Boggsville played an important, and brief, role in the development of Southeast Colorado. The settlement’s local and regional historic value was recognized by its inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places, as an early Colorado agricultural and trade center, and is also a certified site… Continue reading


At this time, our Heritage Library is open on Tuesdays from 9am to 3pm. The John W. Rawlings Heritage Library are a small all-volunteer staff that work hard to keep our archives open to the public.  Our suggested donation for research requests is $10.00 per hour per each request, and… Continue reading