Excelsior School and Club Association (Denver, Colo.)
Found in 317 Collections and/or Records:
Horton K. Durfee oral history
The interview provides information and personal observations about Durfee's time at Camp Swift, Tex., Camp Patrick Henry before being shipped to Italy, his ship and arrival in Naples, injured soldiers and the death of a soldier due to friendly fire, being injured on March 3, 1945 from friendly artillery fire, time and recovery in the field hospital.
Howard T. Vaille Papers
Collection contains newspaper clippings on the Vaille family, Denver Free Masons, U.S. railway mail service, Western Union Telegraph System, and the telephone industry in Colo. and N.M.
Huffsmith-Shinn family papers
Collection contains 2 genealogical forms filled out by Edgar Rees Huffsmith in 1948 on the Huffsmith-Shinn families for the Descendants of Colorado Pioneers project sponsored by the Colorado Genealogical Society; forms contain biographical and family information; reminiscences of a visit in 1868 by an ailing Kit Carson to Major Daniel Chessman Oakes of Denver.
Hugh R. Steele resolution
Collection contains a Colorado Senate joint resolution: In memory of Senator Hugh R. Steele (1925).
Hugh W. Evans oral history
Recorded during a tour of former battle sites near Mount Gorgolesco, the interview provides information and personal observations about Evans' experiences: remains of fox holes, and combat operations that lead to his receiving the Silver Star medal; different locations where conflict took place; trail that extends from Mt. Gorgolesco to della Torraccia; German soldiers surrendering.
Humboldt Gold Mining and Milling Company Records
Correspondence between Frank G. Peck, President, Portland Gold Mining Company, Colorado Springs, Colo. and C.W. Atkinson, Miner in Jamestown, Colo. concerning federal taxes, dissolution and sale of mines operated by the company.
Hunter L. Slugg oral history
Imperial Fire Insurance Company of Colorado Records
Collection contains a policy register for agents in Central City, Colo.
Indian wars telegram
Collection contains: "Official copy" of telegraph messages from the Secretaries of War and Interior informing Gen. John Pope to proceed with his campaign against the Indians. Also message from Gen. G.M. Dodge to Brig. Gen. Ford to same effect.
International Metallurgical Company Records
Collection contains an unsigned agreement (original and two copies).
J. Harold Dumm Oral History
The interview provides information and personal observations about Dumm's training experience at Camp Hale. At the time of the interview, Dumm was 96 years old. His son helped during the interview and reminded him of stories he had told in the past.
J. M. Hewes Invoice
Handwritten and signed invoice from J.M. Hewes, dealer in general merchandise, Platteville, Colo.; dated July 15, 1890.
Jack Van Brunt oral history
The interview provides information and personal observations about Jack Van Brunt's experiences training at Camp Hale, Colo. and Fort Carson, Colo. when he was assigned to the Mountain and Cold Weather Training Center
James A. Davidson Family Papers
Collection includes the Colorado Assembly resolution signed by Governor James B. Orman (1902); photograph of baby Evangeline with Representative Evangeline Heartz; photocopy of newspaper article regarding resolution; diploma from North Side High School (Denver, Colo.); family photographs.
James E. Lyon Papers
Collection contains Lyon's accounts (1 volume : 168 pages) include entries for James E. Lyon & Company (early Central City, Colo. smelter) and Consolidated Gregory Company (for which he was managing director).
Jefferson Mine Pool account book
Collection contains payroll, general expenses, assessments, list of shareholders.
Jesse F. McDonald Biography
Collection contains a handwritten; signed letter and biographical information to accompany portrait in the Denver Public Library portrait collection.
Joel Parker Whitney report
Collection contains an unsigned engineering report prepared for "J.P. Whitney, Esq., Pueblo, Colo." Caption title: Report upon the properties of the Pueblo City Railway Co., the Pueblo Gas and Electric Light Co., the Pueblo Light, Heat, and Power Co., the Citizens Electric Light and Power Co. of Pueblo, Colorado. Consideration of a possible consolidation of the separate businesses.
John A. Hendron oral history
John Burroughs Poem
Collection contains a 4-line poem, first line "I stay my haste, I make delays" dated November 12, 1917.
John Dexter McKenzie Papers
Collection contains copy prints of original photographs taken between 1943-1944 and organized into three sections: training at Camp Carson; march from Carson to Camp Hale; and training at Camp Hale; followed by related ephemera. The photographs are well organized and identified.
John E. Leet Papers
John H. Caster oral history
Collection contains two interviews recorded on two audiocassettes: 1. Provides information and personal observations about Caster's experiences with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II (January 11, 1993) -- 2. Contains comments about the Vail Ski Trooper statue project (May 23, 1995).
John Hammond Pershing papers
Collection contains chiefly typescript copies of correspondence with Philip Ashton Rollins and others regarding publication and attempted suppression of A.S. Mercer's The banditti of the the plains (Cheyenne, Wyo. 1894). Also autobiographical data and essay on Keats.
John Imbrie oral history
John Parsons letters
Collection contains correspondence with Denver postal clerk, Charles L. Hincke (1862-1939).
John R. Bradley description
Collection contains a description of an altercation between Spencer Penrose and Charles Ryan on the Corley Road, Teller County, Colo.
John R. Henderson Military Records
Collection contains: diary of Henderson's early days in the military (June 1-July 19, 1898); military records: discharge papers; appointments; bronze medal of honor award; poem; essay; microfilm (Mflm114) copy of diary.
Joseph Emerson Smith lecture
Collection contains Smith discussing early Denver, Colo. history.
Joseph Verner Reed papers
Collection contains unpublished research on the origin of place-names in Chaffee, Park, and Summit counties, Colo.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 61
- Military maneuvers -- Cold weather conditions. 52
- Oral histories (document genres) 52
- Soldiers -- United States -- Interviews. 43
- Ski troops -- History -- Interviews. 38
- DVDs 36
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- History. 35
- Mini-DV 28
- Photographs 25
- Camp Swift (Tex.) -- History. 23
- Organization files 21
- Account books 15
- Letters (correspondence) 15
- Ephemera (general object genre) 13
- Ski troops. 13
- Audiocassettes 12
- Personal papers 11
- Ski troops -- History. 11
- Soldiers -- United States. 11
- Business records 10 + ∧ less