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George L. Brown oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH-47

Scope and Contents

Describes youth, education, career paths. Includes political observations about racial relations, youth, the aged, education and South Africa.


  • 1973


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

First African American senator in Colorado. Elected 1956. Served for 18 years. Elected Colorado lieutenant governor in 1974, served 4 years. Star high school athlete, journalist, radio talk show host. Tuskegee Airman during World War II.


2 Audiocassettes

Other Finding Aids

Typed index available.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.


Produced as part of the DPL Western History/Genealogy Dept. Oral History Project.


Audio files digitized through the Collaborative Digitization Project, Denver, Colorado.


Tape speed of recording varies.

Participant or Performer Note

Interviewed by Juanita Gray and James Davis.

Finding Aid for the George L. Brown oral history[sound recording]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

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

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