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Community Planning and Development Dept. records

Identifier: C MSS WH1744

Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence, maps, documents pertain to annexation of areas in and around Denver, Colo.; 16mm film, "Denver Mountain Parks" (KOA-TV Channel 4, no date); 16mm film, "Everybody's Business" (GMC Truck & Coach Division. no date); Denver Planning Commission board meeting minutes; feasibility studies for Denver, Colo. performing arts facilities; zoning ordinances; codes; standards and procedures; reports; brochures; land use and zoning maps; photographs and negatives of buildings, outdoor areas, and aerial views around Denver, Colo. (1960s-1980s).


  • 1930-2004


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Department is responsible for preparing plans and regulatory tools that guide future growth, enhancement and preservation of Denver, Colo.


9 Boxes

3 AVBoxes

2 OVBoxes

1 OVFolio

1 OVVolumes

3 photo boxes

1 photo folio

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Judy Bowers;1997. Gift;City and county of Denver, Colo.;2002, 2009. Gift;Pat Schmuck;2014.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Varying Form of Title

Denver Planning Office records.

Varying Form of Title

Community and Development Agency records.

Varying Form of Title

Department of Public Works records.

Finding Aid for the Community Planning and Development Dept. records,1955-2005[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States