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WH. Western History Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: WH

Found in 1760 Collections and/or Records:

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 Collection contains 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

W. G. Chamberlain Autobiography

Identifier: M119
Scope and Contents Collection contains personal sketch of Chamberlain's life to 1897 addressed to Rocky Mountain Historical Society.
Dates: 1897

W. G. Sutherland Papers

Identifier: WH1573
Scope and Contents Collection contains copies of blueprints of the planting plan for the formal garden of Lafayette M. Hughes in Denver, Colo.
Dates: 1928


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

W. S. Bryan Papers

Identifier: WH1988
Scope and Contents Includes letters concerning the promotion of Bryan from Capitan to Assistant Fire Chief, letter concerning an unruly crowd in 1943, news clippings and newspapers with articles on Bryan, copies of photographs of Bryan, ALARM newsletter with article on Bryan, copy of W.S. Bryan and group photograph and original negative.
Dates: 1930-1979

W. T. Orson Architectural Records

Identifier: WH1562
Scope and Contents Collection contains plans for a residence for Mr. & Mrs. Fred J. Much (1893-1982) at 15th Avenue and Krameria: 8 drawings (6 floor, 2 elev.), blueprints.
Dates: undated


Identifier: WH2283
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1956-2015 and documents the personal and professional lives of Wade and Molly Blank. The bulk of the material relates to the Blanks’ work founding and organizing Atlantis, Inc. and ADAPT in Denver, Colorado, and with disability rights activism across the country. The materials document the disability rights movement from the struggle for accessible public transportation to the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the emergence for improved attendant care...
Dates: 1956-2015

Wales, Ireland, Scotland, England Family History Society Records (W.I.S.E)

Identifier: WH2158
Scope and Contents Collection contains organizational brochures, annual reports, minutes, membership, newsletters, pamphlets, financial records, photographs, meeting agendas, class lessons and materials.
Dates: 1994-2019


Identifier: WH1187
Scope and Contents Collection contains genealogical research, correspondence, newspaper clippings, a family bible, and photographs of family, family residences, and the 1907 and 1909 Colorado House of Representatives.
Dates: 1860, circa 1870-1979

Wallace L. Newbold Papers

Identifier: WH1425
Scope and Contents Western Empire Operators Association board of directors' notices and meeting minutes; correspondence concerns freight companies; Western Motor Carriers, Inc. bylaws, correspondence; business cards; airline timetables; teamster agreements; Colorado-Wyoming Joint State Committee correspondence, letters of understanding and memos.
Dates: 1982-1992


Identifier: WH2121
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Materials in this collection relate to the professional and personal life of Wallace "Wally" Ginn, his parents Carl and Emmie Lou (Marchant) Ginn, and various other family members. The collection is divided into series by the owner or creator of the materials. Some ephemera and publications are also included in the collection. Where possible the original order has been maintained. The majority of the collection belonged to Wally, and reflects his professional and personal life. Many...
Dates: 1890-1996

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 H. Weber Architectural Records

Identifier: WH1579
Scope and Contents Plans for proposed apartments, Holiday Manor, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Designed for Mr. Everett Conover and Mr. M.J. Butler in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Dates: 1924


Identifier: WH115
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Walter Eha papers comprise his work as an advertising agent for several clients. The bulk of the collection stems from his employment by the Denver Water Board where he edited the Water Board News for 14 years. He operated the Eha Advertising Agency, and some of the products created for his clients - the Boy Scouts, First Baptist Church, Seeing Denver, and KFEL - are included. His advertising and publicity efforts on behalf of...
Dates: 1876-1966

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

Warpath Lode Mining Claim Records

Identifier: -M2225
Scope and Contents Collection contains mining claim with location description for the Warpath Lode and the Mountain Chief Discovery Shaft (1880) near the town of Gold Hill, Boulder County, Colo.
Dates: 1880

Warwick Downing Papers

Identifier: WH2191
Scope and Contents Collection contains original manuscripts, galley proofs, notes, legal research, and correspondence for the following titles: A clear case of murder (1990), A lingering doubt (1993), Choice of angels (1994), Leonardo's hand (2001), Trials of Kate Hope (1997), The water cure (1992), Kid Curry's last ride, Choice of evils, The trial of Wade Law.
Dates: 1990-2001

Warwick Miller Downing Papers

Identifier: WH122
Scope and Contents Collection contains Downing's legal correspondence (1902) and business correspondence, receipts and invoices (1901-1907); Downing Investment Company correspondence (1901-1938) and files related to various mining investments: correspondence, invoices, receipts, deeds, abstracts, certificates, financial statements (1894-1943); Downing family related correspondence, receipts, contracts, invoices, statements (ca.1900-1941). Included are additional records related to two oil companies for which...
Dates: 1842-2005

Washington Park East Neighborhood Association Records

Identifier: WH1608
Scope and Contents Collection includes newsletters; directories; meeting agendas and minutes; correspondence; zoning appeal papers; membership lists; secretarial notes; video on mixed use zoning.
Dates: 1984-2013


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 Lawn Bowling Club Records

Identifier: WH1833
Scope and Contents Collection contains yearbooks, pamphlets, financial information, membership information, handbooks, correspondence, constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, publications, rosters, game rules, and club history.
Dates: 1950-2008

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 Allard Papers

Identifier: WH1396
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence; reports; daily logs; newspaper clippings of President Bill Clinton's impeachment trial; senate papers from impeachment trial; legislative activities reports, copies of emails; video tapes; scrapbooks (1993-2008); photographs of events, victory parties.
Dates: 1993-2008

Wayne K. Patterson Papers

Identifier: WH1153
Scope and Contents Collection consists of correspondence sent and received, newspaper clippings on Wayne and his job affiliations, literary productions, items documenting the Colorado State Penitentiary, publications and photographs. It is divided into four major parts: I. Wayne K. Patterson correspondence, clippings, general items and literary productions.II. Colorado State Penitentiary – general items, clippings, publications, scrapbooks, and photographs. Includes small journal by...
Dates: 1896-1983

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