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Robert Audretsch Papers

Identifier: CONS274

Scope and Contents

Contains notes, photographs and research materials


  • 1933-2017

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

Robert W. "Bob" Audretsch, B.A., M.S.L.S., held positions as librarian 1970-1987 and park ranger 1988-2009. He published the monographs Shaping the Park and Saving the Boys: the Civilian Conservation Corps at Grand Canyon, 1933-1942 (Dog Ear Publishing, 2011) and We Still Walk in Their Footprint: The Civilian Conservation Corps in Northern Arizona, 1933-1942 (Dog Ear Publishing, 2013) and the book Grand Canyon's Phantom Ranch (Arcadia Publishing, 2012). He is co-author with Sharon Hunt of The Civilian Conservation Corps in Arizona (Arcadia Publishing, 2014). His most recent book is Selected Grand Canyon Area Hiking Routes, Including the Little Colorado River and Great Thumb (Dog Ear Publishing, 2014). He has published 28 articles in the fields of library science, sports, and history. He is currently researching his next monograph on the CCC in Colorado. He resides in Lakewood, Colorado.


1 box

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Robert Audretsch, 2018

Physical Description

Everything is in good condition.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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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