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Conservation Library Center Records

Identifier: CONS122

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, reports and documents related to the establishment of the Center.


  • 1960-1990s


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. Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

The Conservation Library Center was started in 1960 through the efforts of Arthur Carhart and City Librarian John T. Eastlick to create a central repository for material related to the history of the environmental movement in the United States.


21 boxes

1 oversize boxes

1 oversize folio

1 AVEnvelope

5 photo boxes

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: DPL Conservation Collection.

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