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WH. Western History Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: WH

Found in 2662 Collections and/or Records:

Alma Autograph Book

 Collection
Identifier: M1425
Scope and Contents

Bound album with handwritten notes and autographs to Alma.

Dates: 1903-1904

Alnette Minor Austin Williams Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: WH622
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a scrapbook with photos, clippings, cards, notes of class activities from Alnette Austin's school days at West Denver High School, class of 1904. Items attached to a copy of Frederic Remington's Done in the open (New York : P.F. Collier, 1903, ca. 1902).

Dates: 1902-1908

Alonzo Ferdinand Ickis Diary

 Collection
Identifier: M1612
Scope and Contents

Diary of experiences with Colorado Volunteers during Civil War, serving in Colorado and New Mexico. Also some Ickis family data.

Dates: October 27, 1861-October 22, 1862, June 4-7, 1863

Alonzo Harris Boardman Letters, June 10-November 1, 1863

 Collection
Identifier: M71
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Boardman's letters to his wife, Nancy, in Fond du Lac. Three written en route to Colorado, the remainder during his stay in the Central City area.

Dates: June 10-November 1, 1863

Alonzo Hartman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH170
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Hartman's memories of experiences in Gunnison, Colo. region during 1870s and 80s.

Dates: [1931]

Alonzo S. Wright (Wright's Ranch) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2271
Scope and Contents

Collection contains 5 diaries (1880-1884) documenting Wright's daily activities: mining activities, chores, expenses. DVD (2006) with original film footage from the early 1930s. The films documents the activities at Wright Ranch and includes audio commentary by the cameraman and former camper at the Wright's Ranch.

Dates: 2013

Althea Jewell Rutherford Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: -M1427
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a personalized scrapbook; includes letters, clippings, photographs, poems and autographs.Uses published title Musical Messages, A Musicians Birthday Book, by Rebekah Crawford, as personalized scrapbook; includes letters, clippings, photographs, poems and autographs.

Dates: 1828-1928

Altrusa International of Denver Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH721
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, publications, reports, documents, meeting minutes, newsletters.

Dates: 1922-1992

Alumnae Association of The Colorado Training School for Nurses Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH547
Scope and Contents

Collection includes minutes, correspondence, membership lists, publications, photographs, scrapbooks, memorabilia.

Dates: 1871-1985

Alva A. Paddock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2041
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a selection of materials assembled by A.A. Paddock: photographs of Phillip Gomer, Denver lumber dealer; portraits of the Colorado Fifteenth Assembly, House of Representatives (1905-1906); panoramic photographic print of the Jolly Bachelor's Outing at Starbuck Park (1915); architectural drawings of the Family Apartment Court, Clermont Street, Denver, Colorado (1944); and a Charter Application, Army and Navy Union (undated).

Dates: 1905-1944

Alva Adams Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: M1
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a brief paragraph on State of Colorado executive office stationery expressing Alva's belief that George Washington was correct in not serving a third term. Dated and signed: Alva Adams, February 13, 1897.

Dates: February 13, 1897

Alvin Barta Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH26
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, typescripts of unpublished writings, travel memorabilia, clippings from and copies of newspapers and magazines in which his cartoons appeared, as well as reproductions of other artists' works. Includes his book: Timetable of civilizations. New York : Vantage Press, c1958.

Dates: 1918-1958

Alvin Mosch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M1022
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copies of typed manuscripts: "The One-Hundred Dollar Bill" concerns silver mining, Poor Slob Mine, working in Central City lab; "Crime and Punishment" outlines Mosch's involvement in capturing a drug dealer; letter to "Fellow Miner" on government mining regulations; photocopies of newspaper clippings on Mosch; letter to "Mining Claim Owner" on tax revenues from mines.

Dates: 1982-1987

Amanda Bell Matthews Diary

 Collection
Identifier: M1706
Scope and Contents

Typed transcript of journal written April 18 to September 12, 1852, describing travel from Iowa to California. Gives information on weather conditions, Native American tribes and encounters with wild animals.Travelers average 20 miles a day.

Dates: April 18, 1852 – September 12, 1852

AMBASSADOR SWANEE HUNT PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1363
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Ambassador Swanee Hunt collection consists primarily of materials from the Hunt Alternatives Fund. Other materials from her Ambassadorship, boards and committees on which she participated, projects she supported, framed photographs from her exhibit, and personal documents are also included. The dates of the collection span 1978-1999. Because additional material may be donated to the library, the collection remains open. The Hunt Alternatives Fund Library included annual reports from...
Dates: 1978-1999

Amelia Earhart Book List

 Collection
Identifier: M1470
Scope and Contents

Collection contains "Girlhood Favorites" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Earhart.

Dates: 1930

American Association of Retired Persons: Montclair Chapter #3199 (Colo.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH566
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, photographs of club activities, membership lists, correspondence, certificates.

Dates: 1979-1992

American Fire Insurance Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH446
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a register (1885-1892) of policies generated by agents from Montrose, Colo.

Dates: 1885-1893

American G.I. Forum, Mile Hi Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2363
Scope and Contents

Collection contains paper and electronic files related to the meetings, events, and operational aspects of the organization: minutes, programs, clippings, photographs, agendas, correspondence, invitations.

Dates: 1977-2015

American Institute of Architects/Colorado Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH665
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a single scrapbook with newspaper clippings of Colo. architects and projects they were working on in 1954: Frank Lloyd Wright's evaluation of the plans for the Air Force Academy (Colorado Springs, Colo.); Lake County Courthouse in Leadville, Colo.; home of Henry Toll in Denver, Colo.

Dates: 1954

American Legion Records

 Collection
Identifier: M1356
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copy of letter signed by Rube Ekander and J. Frank Binder announcing the ground-breaking ceremonies; dated August 14, 1950; microfilm contains historical data on the founding of the American Legion nationally and of the local branch. Includes sketches of commanders, lists of officers, awards, activities, and photographs.

Dates: 1930-1961

American Library Association 57th Conference, June 24-29, 1935, Denver, Colorado

 Collection
Identifier: WH8
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, programs, minutes, and other memorabilia compiled by the local committee of the A.L.A. Denver conference, Malcolm G. Wyer, chair.

Dates: 1934-1935

American Promoters League Records

 Collection
Identifier: M1832
Scope and Contents

Collection contains company advertising policy.

Dates: 1907

American Society of Irrigation Engineers Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH9
Scope and Contents

Collection contains newsletters, minutes, membership records, treasurer's reports, and correspondence (letter press books).

Dates: 1880s

American Woodmen's Life Insurance Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH870
Scope and Contents Collection contains company's constitution; bylaws; correspondence; membership lists; meeting minutes; financial papers; newsletters; clippings; corporate records; annual statements; ledgers of issued insurance policies. Photographic prints: portraits and images of members of the Supreme Camp of the American Woodmen (later American Woodmen's Life Insurance Company); photographs of new buildings; views of buildings, parades, meetings, conventions, and camps (includes panoramic, col., b&w,...
Dates: 1901-1990

Andrew J. Rodriguez Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2052
Scope and Contents

The collection contains the 215 page, unannotated manuscript of "Adios, Havana: a memoir".

Dates: 2005

Andrew S. Hovland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH172
Scope and Contents

Collection contains farm records of income and expenses (2 volumes and 14 items).

Dates: 1917-1929

Andrew Washington Carson Letter to Christopher "Kit" Carson, May 8, 1861

 Collection
Identifier: M109
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a transcript of a letter from Andrew Washington Carson, Conyersville, Tenn. to Christopher "Kit" Carson; contains information about Carson family genealogy.

Dates: May 8, 1861

Andrews Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1949
Scope and Contents

Includes 14 photographs of Velma Andrews and family and friends and the Andrews home, Auditorium Theatre flyer and correspondence.

Dates: 1962, 1982