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Five of the Ten Churches in Fort Collins, c. 1902
Five of the Ten Churches in Fort Collins, c. 1902

What Fort Collins Has

  • Churches of every denomination.
  • A non-sectarian hospital.
  • Population of over 7,000.
  • Four school buildings, including a high school, built in 1903, at a cost of $40,000.
  • Three old established banks, with an aggregate capital and surplus of $320,000 and deposits of over one million and a half dollars.
  • An ample water plant, supplying pure mountain water.
  • A gas plant and an electric plant.
  • The largest sugar beet factory in the district.
  • A State Agricultural College with 500 students.
  • A Carnegie Public Library.
  • Large office buildings.
  • Opera House
  • Amusement Park and Race Track, covering 45 acres
  • Four large Lodge Halls

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