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Our Centennial State Records

Identifier: WH1159

Scope and Contents

Contains two drafts of a teacher's manual, photographs, paintings, drawings, and other illustrations for each of the eight parts of the series. Also includes "outs," or illustrations that were not used.

Librarian Phil Panum of the Western History Department, DPL, was a consultant for the series, and as such many of the illustrations came from the Western History Department photograph collections.


  • 1986

Language of Materials

Material is in English.

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

“Our Centennial State” was an 8-part televised Social Studies Instruction for Junior High Students done by the Denver Public Schools Board of Education and KRMA-TV-Denver, Channel 6.

The instructional materials created by the project were intended for use in conjunction with these televised social studies programs.


1 box(es)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, unknown donor, unknown date.


The Denver Public Library also holds "Our Centennial State" videorecordings of each of the eight parts of the series (C978.8 O93 VIDEO CASSETTE).


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Our centennial state.

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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Denver CO 80204 United States