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Dale Tooley Papers

Identifier: WH946

Scope and Contents

Collection contains press releases, speeches, financial papers, campaign material from Tooley's mayoral campaigns; papers from community service organizations to which Tooley belonged; newspaper clippings pertain to campaigns and Denver (Colo.) politics; some personal papers.


  • 1957-1985

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

Dale Tooley was a Denver, Colo. lawyer. Born November 14, 1933, in Denver, Colo. Graduate of University of Colorado Law School. Ran unsuccessfully for mayor of Denver (1971, 1975, 1983). Elected Denver District Attorney (1972). Died April 2, 1985.


21 Boxes (21 linear feet)

1 oversize folio

1 photo box

1 Audiovisual box

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Mary Ann Tooley, 1989.

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