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WH. Western History Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: WH

Found in 959 Collections and/or Records:

Virginia Tasher Mosley Papers

Identifier:  WH748
Scope and Contents Correspondence, poetry bookmarks, financial papers, family photographs, typed manuscript of A Lifetime of Summers, a memoir of summers spent at the family home in Arapahoe National Forest near Evergreen, Colorado during the 1920s; includes oral history tape of Mosley, her husband (Earl A. Mosley), sister and brother-in-law (Margaret and James Smith) sharing their memories of Denver (Colo.) and surrounding areas.
Dates: 1921-1988

W. C. Tuttle Papers

Identifier: -M1019
Scope and Contents Collection contains newspaper clippings from The Montana Oil & Mining Journal (1936); lists of stories written by Tuttle; short autobiography.
Dates: 1923-1928

W. Dan Bell Papers

Identifier: WH967
Scope and Contents Reports, guides, meeting information and agendas, minute books, membership directories, correspondence, newspaper clippings pertain to International Assembly of Better Business Bureaus, Councils of Better Business Bureaus and Denver Better Business Bureau; biographical information; manuscript of Who's Who of the Better Business Bureau; notes on history of Better Business Bureau.
Dates: 1920-1989


Identifier: WH961
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The key to using the W. H. Wiley Records is the plat index located in box seven. The index includes survey numbers, names of claims and locations of plats. The first column of plats has a letter and a number. The letter refers to the plat book and the number is the page number in the plat book. The second column of plats is numbered 1 – 1600 (with some missing numbers). Harrington added these numbers for plats he drew. The publication column referred to books of published legal notices about...
Dates: 1873-1961

W. J. Howlett Papers

Identifier: WH177
Scope and Contents Collection contains a history of the Diocese of Denver, from the beginning to mid-1910s. Also "Recollections of my life and reflections on times and events during it," finished at Loretto motherhouse, Ky. 1933.
Dates: 1910-1933

Wallis Melvin Reef Papers

Identifier: WH1075
Scope and Contents Collection consists of letters Reef sent to his parents during World War I; discharge papers; mayoral campaign papers; manuscripts of short stories and articles; family history; Colorado Department of Highways brochures; obituaries; and clippings, reports, and correspondence related to Reef's investigation of Frederick G. Bonfils.

Dates: 1919-1920, 1931-1935, 1939, undated

Walter A. Donaldson Papers

Identifier: -M1681
Scope and Contents Collection contains a carbon copy of manuscript: "Early Days in the U.S. Forest Service."
Dates: 1906-1944

Walter E. Chapman Papers

Identifier: WH924
Scope and Contents Walter E. Chapman papers consist of records of Boy Scout Troop 28, Denver, Colorado, spanning the years 1941-1971, as well as a limited amount of personal correspondence and scrapbooks. Dr. Chapman assisted over 300 scouts in attaining the Eagle rank – the names and photographs of the Eagle Scouts of Troop 28 form a significant part of the collection. There is also substantial correspondence concerning Boy Scout Camp Tahosa.
Dates: 1920-1982

Walter Wellman Papers

Identifier: -M831
Scope and Contents Collection contains newspaper clippings of Wellman's articles from the Chicago Record-Herald, concerning strikes in Cripple Creek, Colo. mines 1903-1904. Biographical material on Wellman.
Dates: 1904-1973


Identifier: WH1149
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Washington Park Garden Club Papers include treasurer’s books, bank statements, installation procedures, membership handbooks and records of minutes. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, photographs of members and gardens, prize ribbons and correspondence sent and received. The collection provides information on the organization of the club, its history, wartime service and civic improvement projects. The material spans the years 1925 to 1987. ...
Dates: 1925-1987

Washington Park Grocery Market Records

Identifier: WH720
Scope and Contents Bulletins for the grocery chain, deposit slips, advertisements, newspaper clippings, grocers picnic program, publications
Dates: 1927-1928

Washington Park Profile Records

Identifier: WH2374
Scope and Contents Collection contains a large selection of photographs from the Washington Post Profile photo library (1889-2006). Neighborhood reports and studies are also in the collection. Subject and biography related photo files are arranged alphabetically by surname, building name, event, etc. See inventory for a complete list of file folder titles and collection arrangement.
Dates: 1889-2015

Wayne New Papers

Identifier: WH2435
Scope and Contents Collection contains budget information, local and city government material, transportation issues, public schools, and neighborhood information.
Dates: 1951, 1984-2019


Identifier: WH1798
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Papers in this collection consist of programs, parliamentary documents such as by-laws, biographical materials of some members, correspondence and program materials such as sheet music and scripts. SERIES 1 OPERATIONS 1909-1997 BOX 1 Arranged alphabetically by topic then chronologically, this series contains constitutions, by-laws, programs, histories of the organization and performance materials including sheet music and scripts. ...
Dates: 1909-2000

West Denver Auraria Historical Society Records

Identifier: WH423
Scope and Contents Collection contains: official archives of the society. Includes donated collections.
Dates: 1858-1971

Western Assurance Company Records

Identifier: WH443
Scope and Contents Policy register for agents at Central City, Colo.
Dates: 1898-1908

Western Insurance Company Records

Identifier:  WH460
Scope and Contents Policy register of agents at Central City, Colo.
Dates: 1908-1914

Western League, Class A Baseball Scrapbook

Identifier: WH603
Scope and Contents Scrapbook on the Western League, Class A baseball league includes newspaper clippings of the 1949 season through the semi-finals.
Dates: 1949

Western Social Science Association Records

Identifier: WH876
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, membership lists, annual meeting programs, council minutes, reports, financial reports, newsletters.
Dates: 1953-1992

Western States Missionary Baptist Convention Records

Identifier: WH1039
Scope and Contents Collection contains programs; minutes; reports; lists of officers; biographical data and photographs; church histories; scrapbook. Includes material from Woman's Convention Auxiliary.
Dates: 1894-1989; Majority of material found within 1973-1989

Whittemore and Miller Records

Identifier: WH467
Scope and Contents Collection contains scrapbook with clippings of real estate advertisements placed by the firm in Denver newspapers, along with marginal comments.
Dates: 1887-1891

Willena D. Cartwright Papers

Identifier: WH585
Scope and Contents Contains biographical information, organizational data from anthropological and archaeological associations, and conferences papers and publications.
Dates: 1949-1990; Majority of material found within 1970s

William A. Hamill Papers

Identifier: WH169
Scope and Contents Collecion contains letters from Republican leaders in various Colo. counties to chairman Hamill of the Republican State Central Committee concerning the 1878 election. Microfilmed material (Mflm137) is of broader scope: mining investments, other business, political, and personal matters.
Dates: 1872-1886

William A. Smartwood Discharge Papers

Identifier: -M1330
Scope and Contents Collection contains military discharge papers from U.S. Army Enlisted Reserve Corps.
Dates: 1944

William C. Mueller Photographs

Identifier: C Photo Collection 505
Content Description 85 black and white print photographs of National Western Stock Show people, events and livestock. A few photographs of Colorado Cattleman's Association (CCA) Bull Sale in Colorado Springs. Photographs were taken between 1952-1954.
Dates: 1952-1954

William C. Whiffin Papers

Identifier: -M839
Scope and Contents Collection contains William C. Whiffen's Dakota Territory homestead papers (1884, 1885); letter (1895) from C. W. Whiffen to his mother describing travel in Mont. and Wyo.; letter (1937) from the U.S. National Park Service, Devil's Tower National Monument to C.W. Whiffin requesting details of his climb of Devils Tower, Wyo. July 1895.
Dates: 1884-1937

William Cowe Architectural Records

 Collection — Ovff 1
Identifier: WH2343
Scope and Contents Collection contains 8 architectural plans and elevations (blueprints) and 1 packet of specifications for building to be erected for Mrs. M. E. Harker at Larimer St. between 14th and 15th Sts., Denver, Colorado (March 21, 1910); additional set of 7 architectural plans and elevations (blueprints) for the Mr. Charles Lee Harker house (ca.1910) located at 1621 York Street, Denver, Colo.
Dates: 1910


Identifier: WH905
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection of William Connelley's papers consists mainly of manuscript drafts and research material for two of his books, Quantrill and the Border Wars, and Wild Bill and his Era: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok. Research material includes correspondence, interview transcripts and statements, newspaper clippings and notes. The collection also contains several files on the Connelley...
Dates: 1880-1930

William Fullerton Papers

Identifier: WH678
Scope and Contents Ledger of First National Bank of Central City with meeting minutes; ledger of Whelan & Company; ledgers of Gunnell Gold Mining & Milling Company; map of Gunnell Gold Mine; newspaper article about Judge Robert Fullerton.
Dates: 1871-1937

William G. Harry Family Papers

Identifier: WH2355
Scope and Contents Collection contains: photo album from the University of Colorado (CU), Boulder, Colo. (1919-1922); and ephemera: clippings, programs, post cards, pins, military badges, report cards for William G. Harry (1913-1914); shoe repair magazines (1923-1933); and photographs.
Dates: 1801-1986