Skip to main content

David Eitemiller Papers

Identifier: WH2311

Scope and Contents

Collection contains research materials: brochures, bulletins, newsletters, menus, publicity, ephemera, guides used by Eitemiller for his book: Historic tours: for automobile, bicycle, omnibus, or walking: Denver Part 1 Auraria and Lower Downtown including Ninth Street Park and Larimer Square (1977). Photographs and slides by Daniel Eitemiller.


  • 1944, 1969-1977


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

David James Eitemiller was born in Colo. on April 12, 1945. He attended East High School and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School (1963). Eitemiller majored in communications and theatre at the University of Colorado. He later worked with the Elitch Theatre Company, Denver Public Schools and the Central City Opera House Association.


1 box (.25 linear feet)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, David Eitemiller, 2015.


Repository also has the following works by Eitemiller: Historic tours for automobile, bicycle, omnibus, or walking: Denver (C978.81 E36hi), The Denver Mint: from the gold rush to today (C332.497309 E366de 2002), Historic tours: the Denver Mint, the story of the Mint from the gold rush to today (C978.883 E36hi), Colorado's historic sites & museums: intriguing places to visit (C917.880433 C7197), A tour of historic Denver, including Auraria, lower downtown Denver, 17th Street, Civic Center, Brown's Bluff, Quality Hill, and Humboldt Island (The 2nd Historic District): A bus tour prepared for the Catholic Alumni Club of Denver, Denver, Colo. (C978.81 E36to).
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

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

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