National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the State of Colorado Records
Scope and Contents
Collection contains scrapbook of photos, sketches, and maps concerns notable courthouse buildings in Colorado; manuscript highlights Colorado history in summary form, from prehistoric settlements to the establishment of Colorado Territory in 1861. Microfilm copy of scrapbook.
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
Organization founded in 1891 composed of women who are descended from an ancestor who came to reside in an American colony before 1750.
1 oversize boxes
2 microfilm reels (35mm)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift;Mrs. Douglas McHendrie for the Society,Denver, Colo.;1978.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Collection includes former: -M135.
- Colorado -- History -- To 1876. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Courthouses -- Colorado -- History. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Historic buildings -- Colorado -- History. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Microfilms Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- National Society of Colonial Dames of American in the State of Colorado -- Archives.
- Scrapbooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Women -- Colorado -- Societies and clubs. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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