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WH. Western History Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: WH

Found in 1673 Collections and/or Records:

Al Rehmer Papers

Identifier: WH537
Scope and Contents Collection contains manuscript of "History of Boy Scouting in Denver"; manuscript of "History of the Denver Area Council"; copies of articles on the history of scouting in Denver.
Dates: 1986-1990

Alan Gass Papers

Identifier: WH1832
Scope and Contents The collection contains project documents and corresponding architectural drawings for Alan Gass projects. The bulk of records cover the 1960s-1990s, though their entire span is from 1950-2016.
Dates: 1950-2016

Albert Bierstadt letter to William N. Byers, June 3, 1891

Identifier: M60
Scope and Contents Collection contains a letter acknowledging Byers' letter of May 3 with invitation to visit. Accompanied by a note to Byers from Albert's brother, Edward Bierstadt (May 21, 1891, New York City) explaining that Byers' letter of May 3 had been forwarded to London.
Dates: June 3, 1891

Albert Chaplin Papers

Identifier: -M1207
Scope and Contents Collection contains biographical information on Albert and Mrs. E.J. [Eliza J.] Chaplin written by son [Benjamin] Gad Chaplin (b.1865); bill of sale for land on Ferry St., later 11th Street (April 17, 1860).
Dates: 1860-1935

Albert G. Craig Papers

Identifier: WH90
Scope and Contents Collection contains newspaper clippings about Craig's career in law and politics. Also announcements, programs, campaign fliers, other memorabilia. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm106).
Dates: 1914-1932

Albert Logan Papers

Identifier: WH769
Scope and Contents Correspondence, greeting cards, receipts, biographical information, copy of baccalaureate address given by George Norlin, President of the University of Colorado (6/20/1936), scrapbook of newspaper clippings of Logan's political activities, memorabilia from Morey Junior High School (1923, Denver, Colo.), East High School (1925-1926, Denver, Colo.), and University of Colorado Law School (1927-1931).
Dates: 1923-1957


Identifier: WH21
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains assorted awards, biographical information, clippings, professional correspondence, and exhibition catalogs that document Bancroft's artistic career as well as his associations with the Denver Artists Guild and Denver Art Museum. A written history and photographs of Alpha Bancroft and the couple's Redcliff Cabin, located near Estabrook, Colorado are included. SERIES 1 PERSONAL PAPERS 1910-1974 BOX 1 The series contains assorted...
Dates: 1910-1979


Identifier: WH607
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The bulk of the correspondence in this collection consists of correspondence received from Hebard, Hooker, Ellison and Le Clair from 1924 to 1945. It also contains an article written by Johnson (publication unknown). SERIES 1 CORRESPONDENCE 1924-1945 BOX 1 Correspondence relating to historical research comprises this series. Johnson received correspondence from University of Wyoming historian, Grace Raymond Hebard, relating to research for her 1933...
Dates: 1924-1945

Albert Wilbur Steele Papers

Identifier: WH394
Scope and Contents Collection contains Steele's diary of student life at Colorado State Agricultural College, scrapbook of his cartoons, other miscellaneous clippings.
Dates: 1880-1925

Albert William Archibald Papers

Identifier: M14
Scope and Contents Collection contains copies of notes and typed transcripts of material in Las Animas County court house library, Trinidad, Colo. made by Archibald about early-day Trinidad, Colo. (est. 1859) and some of its pioneers.
Dates: circa 1900-1921

Alberto Torres Papers

Identifier: WH2050
Scope and Contents The collection includes copies of agendas and meeting minutes for the Latino Faculty and Staff Association at Metropolitan State College; invitations and informational pamphlets; materials from the National Hispanic Grassroots Training Leadership Conference held in Estes Park, Colorado.
Dates: 2004-2008

Albi Family Papers

Identifier: M1882
Scope and Contents Collection contains stories of the Albi brothers and copies of news clippings from 1902, 1907, 1925, 1940 and 1952.
Dates: 1902-1952

Aldridge Family Correspondence

Identifier: M5
Scope and Contents Chiefly 13 autographed letters about personal matters (with typed copies). A few miscellaneous items include notes on family history.
Dates: 1864-1885

Alexander Edward Hoyle Papers

Identifier: WH580
Scope and Contents Collection contains Hoyle family letters and photos, some Berthoud family material. Correspondence of his father S.Z. Hoyle and uncle Francis E. (Frank) Everett (banker in Golden, Colo.) concern Colo. mining ventures at Lawson and Fairplay, and in Boulder County at Caribou and Salina. Photographs include: view of Orient Mine near Lawson, Colo., town of Lawson (Clear Creek County), Colo., studio portraits of Clara B. Everett and S.Z. Hoyle.
Dates: 1863-1909

Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk Memoir

Identifier: M2259
Content Description Collection contains a PDF and paper copy of a 48 page memoir arranged in 15 chapters: According to Hoyle by Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk, as told to Lila Kint (1977); inserted into the pagination is an additional 21 pages of photographs (2016).
Dates: 1977, 2016

Alfred Packer papers

Identifier: -M591
Scope and Contents Collection contains a copies of Packer's statement made at his murder trial... "in regard to the occurrences in southern Colorado during the winter 1873-1874"; invitation to his execution (which never took place), and 5 original letters. There are two from Packer addressed to a Mrs. RA Newman, two letters from Governor Alva Adams to Mrs. RA Newman, and one from Chaplain LJ Hale of the Colorado State Penitentiary.
Dates: 1883-1887

Alfred Perkins Rockwell Letters

Identifier: -M1625
Scope and Contents Collection contains chiefly letters home to his wife while visiting mines in Colo. and Utah. Notebook of his field notes from mines visited 1871, including a few sketches of things observed. Review (two versions) of James D. Hague's book: Mining industry (Washington : GPO, 1870).
Dates: 1871-1872

Alfred Sanchez Papers

Identifier: WH2046
Scope and Contents The collections contains the following materials: original artwork, newspaper clippings, writings, correspondence, letters, awards, teaching materials, International Arts Movement (IAM) papers.
Dates: 1969-2008

Alice A. Giddings-King Scrapbooks

Identifier: WH439
Scope and Contents Collection contains a scrapbooks with newspaper clippings about Denver and Colorado current events and history from the perspective of the early 1930s.
Dates: 1943

Alice Fehrenbach Papers

Identifier: WH850
Scope and Contents Collection contains programs, newsletters, correspondence, invitations, meeting minutes and brochures from various organizations to which Fehrenbach belonged, organizations represented include The Denver Women's Press Club, The Women's Forum, English-Speaking Union of the U.S. and The Handicapped Coloradan; envelope of Denver, Colorado deeds and trusts (1883-1891).
Dates: 1864-1981 ; Majority of material found within 1951-1981

Alice Lytle Weber Papers

Identifier: WH417
Scope and Contents Collection contains programs from Mrs. Weber's music performances in Boulder and Denver (1891-1931): family genealogical information; material about her parents Mary Jane (McAlister) and George Lytle, including marriage certificate (1872) and her father's discovery of the Black Diamond Mine in Boulder County.
Dates: 1872-1972

Alice Roeschlaub Williams Papers

Identifier: WH275
Scope and Contents Collection contains scrapbook chiefly of Denver music and theater programs and clippings, with a few East High School mementos. Also typed article: "Early music in Denver," covering church music, performing groups, societies, and notable personalities.
Dates: 1882-1950

Alice Stewart Hill Scrapbook

Identifier: WH162
Scope and Contents Collection contains a scrapbook of mainly pictorial items: commercial greeting cards and prints, postcards and travel memorabilia, a few personal photos and original sketches.
Dates: 1877-1907

Alida Lansing Papers

Identifier: WH705
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, programs, business card, brochure, exposition tickets and three handmade books of pressed wild flowers from the Rocky Mountains.
Dates: 1888-1918

All Hobbies Club of Denver Records

Identifier: WH262
Scope and Contents Collection includes newsletters, clippings, programs, directories, correspondence, reports, legal documentation, and photographs.
Dates: 1948-1984

Allan Swallow Correspondence

Identifier: -M1105
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence regarding Swallow Press.
Dates: 1948-1967

Allen Nossaman Photo Collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 512
Content Description The slides have been arranged and described by Allen Nossaman using a alphanumeric system. Each photo is described in an index that follows this system. The indexes have been digitized and are available online at: Digitized Collection Index. *Tips for searching: Start by searching collection index...
Dates: 1957-2005

Allied Arts, Inc. Records

Identifier: WH1820
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence; scholarship recipient biographical information; a scrapbook containing financial records, meeting minutes, and invitations; programs; clippings; board materials including meeting minutes, financial reports, correspondence, and membership lists; and audio and video recordings of scholarship recipients and Allied Arts performances.
Dates: 1921-2004

Alnette Minor Austin Williams Scrapbook

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 Hartman Papers

Identifier: WH170
Scope and Contents Collection contains Hartman's memories of experiences in Gunnison, Colo. region during 1870s and 80s.
Dates: [1931]