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LaVerne Cook Family Papers

Identifier: ARL157

Scope and Contents

Newspaper articles and biographical information on family members, Jerome C. Rose and John Edward Rose, Sr.


  • 1928-2006

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Born LaVerne Elizabeth Mattie Rose, June 28, 1923 in Denver, Colorado. Cook graduated from Manual High School and studied art at the University of Denver. She died January 21, 2011.


1 Boxes (.25 linear feet)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; LaVerne Cook; 2006.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library Repository

2401 Welton St.
Denver Colorado 80205