Post written by Linda Moore, Curator of Collections
Fort Collins Find & Seek: Halloween Edition
The Archives and Collections staff are here to wish you a Happy Halloween! This Halloween Edition of Historical Find and Seek uses spooky photographs from the Archive at Fort Collins Museum of Discovery. Try to find all of the items in the photographs using the links to the Fort Collins History Connect Database!
First photograph: “Holloween [Halloween] Masks”
This photograph (T00558B) shows Halloween masks from “Life of the Party” in downtown Fort Collins.
- 21 masks
- 8 masks with hair
- Can you find any masks that are not human faces?
- 2 price tags hanging off masks
Second photograph: “Methodist Women’s Halloween Party”
This photograph (H08932) shows a Methodist Women’s Halloween Party.
- 1 mask
- 15 cat pins
- 2 dolls
- 2 teddy bears
Third photograph: “Halloween costumes”
The photograph (T01280) shows the staff at the Fort Collins City Clerk dressed up for Halloween.
- Someone dressed as Abraham Lincoln
- 2 people wearing glasses
- A coffee mug
- A typewriter
- How many people in the photograph are wearing collared shirts?
This photograph (T02651) shows a “bewitching display” in Fort Collins
Looking for a handy way to print this activity? Download the PDF here!
Have a safe and happy Halloween, everyone!