Otero County Colorado History
This section contains information about the early beginnings of the county, including histories of early pioneers, biography of the county namesake, early photographs of county places and a 1904 booklet of La Junta with photos of places, club members and more.
A brief depiction of the county from 1889-1895. Includes details about agriculture, railroads, schools etc.
By Charles W. Bowman. From History of the Arkansas Valley, 1881.
Photographs and postcards of historic places and gatherings in Otero County.
1904 Souvenir Book of La Junta, including it's history and early photographs.
A biography about the namesake of Otero County.
A brief history of the Mennonite Sanitarium located south of Swink