LaVerne Cook Family Papers
Scope and Contents
Newspaper articles and biographical information on family members, Jerome C. Rose and John Edward Rose, Sr.
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)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; LaVerne Cook; 2006.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- African American women -- Colorado -- Denver -- Genealogy. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Genealogies. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
Part of the Denver Public Library, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library Repository
2401 Welton St.
Denver Colorado 80205