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Abe Morris papers

Identifier: C MSS ARL115
Scope and Contents Publications with articles about Morris.
Dates: Check date

Abraham Lincoln-Stephen Douglas Debates Research

Identifier: ARL195
Content Description Collection contains research gathered regarding Abraham Lincoln, the Lincoln/Douglas debates, the presidency, and the assassination of President Lincoln. Includes reproduction of April 15, 1865 "Daily Missouri Democrat" newspaper. Compact disc contains PDFs of illustrations, correspondence, and transcripts of seven debates.
Dates: undated

A.C. Simeon Papers

Identifier: ARL165
Scope and Contents Contains photographs related to Simeon boxing career and a newspaper clipping about the boating accident.
Dates: circa 1950-1959, 2007

Ada Evans Papers

Identifier: ARL5
Scope and Contents Includes mayoral papers, certificate of election, newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1974-1977

Africa scrapbooks

Identifier: C MSS ARL126
Scope and Contents Includes 2 scrapbooks. One scrapbook (1939-1976) contains information about boxing, Rhodesia and general newspaper clippings. The second scrapbook (1970s) contains Africa magazine articles, blacks in American newspaper clippings and Martin Luther King newspaper clippings.
Dates: Check date

African American census material

Identifier: C MSS ARL42
Scope and Contents Handwritten and typed demographic data relates to African American populations in Colorado and Wyoming cities and counties.
Dates: 1870-1914

African-American Leadership Institute Records (Metropolitan State University of Denver)

Identifier: ARL219
Content Description Collection contains material related to the founding, administration and programming of the African American Leadership Institute at Metropolitan State University of Denver. Includes: board materials and meeting minutes, photographs, videos, Youth and Adult Leadership program information, fundraising information, awards, reports, and business and strategic planning.
Dates: 1985-2015

African American Research Library obituary collection

Identifier: C MSS ARL17
Scope and Contents Funeral notices, memorial pamphlets, funeral programs, newspaper clippings; chiefly of Denver, Colorado African Americans.
Dates: Check date

Albert R. and Ira E. Slack Papers

Identifier: ARL166
Scope and Contents The Ira E. and Albert R. Slack collection contains materials on the Colorado State Association of Colored Women’s Clubs, minutes of the Charm and Culture Study Club, Shorter A.M.E. Church programs and ceremonies, organizational membership pins and cards, address books, photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, plaques, certificates, awards, basketball trophies, a passport, and affiliate organizations materials.
Dates: 1913-2011


Identifier: ARL146
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection consists of correspondence and articles related to Haynes' career and to the organizations to which she belonged as well as a plaque awarded her by the Stapleton Development Corporation. The materials range from 1991 to 2000. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 1991-2004 BOX 1 Programs, articles, correspondence and flyers relating to Haynes's professional career comprise this series. SERIES 2 RESEARCH...
Dates: TBD

Alphonse Robinson Papers

Identifier: ARL164
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, awards, newspaper clippings, biographical information, event programs and information related to the Bicentennial/Colorado Centennial Celebration.
Dates: 1943-2000

American Legion records

Identifier: C MSS ARL133
Scope and Contents Wallace Simpson Post No. 29 Kick Off Building Fund Banquet program; black beret; baseball cap; Hubert L. Jones Post No. 87 black shirt.
Dates: Check date

Annias Reeves papers

Identifier: C MSS ARL68
Scope and Contents Includes photographs and newspaper clippings acquired throughout Reeves' involvement in the American Legion; contains material that reflects the activities of the American Legion throughout the 1970s.
Dates: 1970-2002


Identifier: ARL29
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection range from 1918 to 2005. They consist of materials gathered from Taylor's time in public service including correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, political memorabilia and ephemera such as her hats, the flag used at her memorial service and many plaques and trophies. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 1955-2003 BOX 1-3 This series contains papers relating to Taylor's career. Correspondence, reports, articles and...
Dates: 1918-2005

Augusta Allen Hardy Papers

Identifier: ARL189
Content Description Collection contains material related to Alpha Kappa Alpha Epsilon Nu Omega Chapter, articles, clippings, event programs, a calendar and a book of poetry by Maleika S. Mosley.
Dates: 1969-2007

Barack Obama Collection

Identifier: ARL192
Content Description Collection consists mainly of ephemera and photographs regarding the 2008 election, though there are newer and older items as well.
Dates: 2005-2012

Barney Ford doll

Identifier: C MSS ARL90
Scope and Contents Doll with stand by Roberta Bell, artist member of the National Institute of American Doll Artists.
Dates: Check date

Beatrice “Bea” Scott Papers

Identifier: ARL216
Scope and Contents Collection contains awards, photographs, and ephemera related to Scott's involvement with various service organizations.
Dates: 1978-2015

Benny Andrews Papers

Identifier: ARL104
Content Description The collection contains several folders of miscellaneous exhibition cards, flyers, and announcements. Most are illustrated by Benny Andrews.
Dates: 1980-2004

Bernard F. Gipson Sr. Papers

Identifier: ARL9
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, financial materials, photographs, awards, his medical bag and lectures that Gipson gave during his career as a doctor. Of note, are newspaper articles spanning 1958-1992 about African Americans in medicine and a scrapbook devoted to Dr. Charles R. Drew.
Dates: 1947-2012


Identifier: ARL153
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Beverlyann E. Miller Papers span the years 1942-1959. The papers comprise a report card, a recital program, newspaper clippings, and typewritten history of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Also included are photographs that record her association with the Denver Beta Phi Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and her career as a music teacher. SERIES 1 PERSONAL PAPERS 1942-1957, n.d. BOX 1 This series contains Miller’s typed and handwritten...
Dates: 1942-1959

Biography of Wanjiku Njuguna

 Collection — Box: Minus 2
Identifier: ARLM107
Content Description Collection contains “From Kenya to Denver with Love”, A biography of Wanjiku Njuguna by Peggy W. Copeland.
Dates: February 2006

Black culture in boom towns : segregation and resistance in the early West

Identifier: C MSS ARLM53
Scope and Contents Draft of paper by Thomas W. Segady, Pamela Womack and Gayle K. Berardi. Presented at the annual meeting of the Western Social Science Association.
Dates: Check date

Black Genealogy Search Group Records

Identifier: ARL190
Content Description Records of the Black Genealogy Search Group include: meeting minutes and agendas, photographs, membership information, genealogy resources, and program/event information.
Dates: 1970-2013

Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library Records

Identifier: ARL111
Scope and Contents Includes planning papers for Blair Caldwell African American Research Library, invitations to preview party and grand opening, commemorative pins, groundbreaking book marks and guest books (blank).
Dates: 1998-2003

Blair-Caldwell Library Exhibition Records

Identifier: ARL214
Scope and Contents Collection contains guidelines and exhibit designs.
Dates: 2002-2003

Bob Phillips papers

Identifier: C MSS ARL80
Scope and Contents Includes voter precinct lists, presumably utilized by Phillips during his 1972 campaign for the Colorado State Legislature.
Dates: 1971-1972

Bronze Daughters of America Inc. Records

Identifier: ARL198
Content Description Photo album of events of the Bronze Daughters of America from 1951-1965.
Dates: 1951-1965

Byron Johnson papers

Identifier: C MSS ARLM92
Scope and Contents Copies of newspaper clippings and photographs that chronicle Johnson's personal and professional life.
Dates: 1929-2000

CAM Productions collection

Identifier: C MSS ARL98
Scope and Contents Includes 1/2-hour videocassettes (VHS 1/2") of a television show called "The CAM Hour." The episodes aired between 1987 and 1999. Contain performances of gospel music, including two years of the Juneteenth Gospel Music Fest and two years of the Colorado Gospel Academy and Hall of Fame; dance performances and interviews with famous local African Americans; footage of conferences and awards ceremonies; and dramatizations.
Dates: Check date

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