VOTING HAS ENDED.  Colorado's 2017 Most Significant Artifacts will be announced November 30th!

Every Artifact cared for by Colorado's cultural heritage organizations tells a story that collectively represents the diverse history of Colorado.

Help highlight the importance of our historic and cultural heritage by voting for your favorite artifact that represents the diverse history of Colorado!  This campaign honors and recognizes the care and preservation of documents, films, diaries, books and other artifacts that allow Colorado residents and visitors to better understand the richness of our states history! 

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Denim "Hippie" Skirt: Museum of Boulder



Dr. Justina L. Warren Ford's Medical Bag: Black Western American Museum



William Henry Jackson's Eastman View Camera, 1915: Denver Public Library



The Yeager-Badger Creek Partial Vessel: Fort Morgan Museum



Tokens from the Company Coal Mining Town of Mt. Harris, Colorado: Hayden Heritage Center



Fitzsimons Army Medical Center Commemoration Medallion: Health Sciences Library, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus



Red-painted Wooden Hose Cart, 1892: Littleton Museum



A Burlap Flour Sack, World War I:  Longmont Museum



Teacher Registration and Grade Books, 1920-1961: Lyons Historical Society



Miss Yokohama, Colorado's Japanese Friendship Doll, 1927: Denver Museum of Minatures, Dolls and Toys



The Circle Route Stagecoach, 1884: Montrose County Historical Society/Museum



Galvanized Steel and Cast-iron Fire Cart, 1910: Niwot Historical Society



Posters Advertising Picnics at Pine Tree Park, Post WWII:  Pine Tree Park Recreation Area



A Sheet of Letterhead Stationary: Monta Vista Historical Society

The results for the Top Ten Most Significant will be announced November 30, 2017.