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A limited edition of photographs from the negative collection of David. F. Barry

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Collection 116
Scope and Contents Portraits and images in portfolio I: Rain-in-the-Face, Gall, Low Dog, Sitting Bull, Crow King, Red Horse, Long Dog, Running Antelope, John Grass, American Horse, Red Cloud, Young-Man-Afraid-of-His Horse, Rain-in-the-Face, Sitting Bull, and a burial tree. Portraits and images in portfolio II: Custer, fellow officers, their wives and friends, Captain Thomas W. Custer, First Lt. James Calhoun, Captain Frederick W. Benteen, First Lt. Edward S. Godfrey, Captain Thomas M. McDougall, Charley...
Dates: 1982

A look back : the D-J play, 1950-1965 and other oil stories

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1771
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, notes, clippings, reviews, copy of the book with notes, rough drafts and notes for 2nd edition.

Dates: 1998-1999

A Lowrie Letter to W. R. Wetherall

 Collection
Identifier: M1848
Scope and Contents

Correspondence to W. R. Wetherall mentions hunting trip to Ratoon Mountains (Colorado Territory), Colorado Pike's Peak gold rush, Lowrie's plans to accompany Kit Carson the following spring. Includes transcription.

Dates: December 4, 1859

A. Moore Berry Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: WH30
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a scrapbook with newspaper clippings of Berry's career in Denver, Colo. as a lawyer, judge, and member of the Denver Public Library commission. Includes some family items, invitations, typescripts of articles and poems.

Dates: 1903-1910

A. R. Chamberlain Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M959
Scope and Contents

Collection contains documents written by Chamberlain about Colorado and Colorado State University.

Dates: 1977-1978

A report on the L7 Cattle Company

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS Mflm 139
Scope and Contents

Microfilm of report on various ranches and brands owned by Wyoming and Colorado rancher William F. Swan; includes photographs, interviews, and transcripts of documents.

Dates: Check date

A. S. Billingsley Diary

 Collection
Identifier: WH34
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a 110 page photocopy of a diary documenting Billingsley's time in Florence and Brownville, Nebraska Territory for the Presbyterian Board of Home Missions (1857-1861); later in Denver and mining camps in Colorado Territory during gold rush days (1861-1862).

Dates: 1857-1862

A Silverton family's album

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 252
Scope and Contents

Candid and posed views of an unidentified family in Silverton, San Juan County Colorado. Images of friends, family members (men, women, children), houses, interiors, and the town of Silverton as well as snapshots of trips, picnics, and hikes to other rural Colorado towns, Denver, and Golden.

Dates: between 1897 and 1898

A Stormy Night in Cheefoo

 Collection
Identifier: M1326
Scope and Contents

Original typed memoir of Naval assignment at Cheefoo, China, on the Yellow Sea.

Dates: 1933

A Story of San Isabel

 Collection
Identifier: M760
Scope and Contents

Various stories including experiences near Silver Cliff, Colorado.

Dates: circa 1900

A. T. Lord Travel Documents

 Collection
Identifier: M250
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a travel diary (February 9 - March 12, 1899) documenting an ocean voyage aboard the Hamburg-American steamship Fürst Bismarck; travel documents: passenger list, menu, hotel laundry list, letter, clippings, ephemera from an 1899 European trip.

Dates: 1899

A. Thompson Diary

 Collection
Identifier: M1632
Scope and Contents

Diary of a trip from Mount Pleasant, Iowa to Montana via New York, the Isthmus, San Francisco, Portland, and the Columbia River; also return trip via Nicaragua. Describes conditions locating and building the wagon road.

Dates: March 5 - November 30, 1866

A trip through the Black Canyon: by J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, E.B. Anderson, and Will Torrence

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 264
Scope and Contents

Views of a boat trip, in Colorado, down the Gunnison River through the Black Canyon of the Gunnison made by J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, E.B. Anderson, and Will Torrence. Images of the river, camp sites, rapids, portages, wrecked boats. A few images of spectators on the canyon rim and of Montrose, Colorado.

Dates: 1900

AARON E. GOVE PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1072
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection contains Aaron E. Gove’s correspondence from 1874 to 1916. Most of the collection covers his work as the Superintendent of Denver Public Schools from 1874 until his retirement in 1904, and his involvement in the Great Western Sugar Company and beet sugar production from 1904 to 1916. The arrangement of materials follows their original order. All received letters where originally filed by senders last name within designated binders for a specific time frame. Some items...
Dates: 1875-1916

Aaron J. Schenck Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD390
Content Description

Content includes correspondence from Schenck to family members while at Camp Hale, Colorado; Camp Swift, Texas; and Italy. Also includes illustrations done by Schenck throughout, as well as collected souvenir postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs, Army documents, and other memorabilia. Schenck organized the collection contents chronologically into scrapbooks; this order has been preserved.

Dates: January 1943-November 1945, 1970-1997

A.B. Hirschfeld Press Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2151
Scope and Contents

Collection contains company related records, correspondence, minutes, clippings, contracts, printing jobs, photographs; materials from philanthropic/educational organizations supported by the Hirschfeld family: correspondence, reports, financial information, plaques, certificates, programs; family related ephemera: photographs, guest books, academic records, correspondence.

Dates: 1900-2005

Abbie Kealy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD337
Content Description

Collection contains interviews, original WWII footage, and photographs used in creating the documentary The Last Ridge

Dates: 1942-2006

ABBOTT FAMILY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH997
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Material in the collection consists of ledgers, correspondence, publications, and surveys. Most of the documents concern Jacob Jackson Abbott Jr. and his brother James Whitin Abbott, from their education at Yale, through their various jobs and their families. Papers from other members of the Abbott family are also contained in the collection. Also included are plat maps of Colorado towns and mines that date from 1878-1910 with the original surveys. ...
Dates: 1865-1997

Abe Hoffman papers

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1950
Scope and Contents

Includes manuscripts written by Hoffman about mining history and Cripple Creek (Colo.), correspondence from publishers, handwritten notes, source materials and photographs of mining areas and abandoned mines presumably in the Cripple Creek area.

Dates: 1944-1987

Abelardo (Lalo) Delgado Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2119
Scope and Contents

Collection includes 4 scrapbooks containing clippings, correspondence, fliers, posters, programs, photographs and other ephemera.

Dates: 1945-1988

Abraham Lincoln Deputy Postmaster Appointment

 Collection
Identifier: -M1428
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a document signed by Lincoln appointing Jason Weeks Deputy Postmaster at Bangor Maine; also signed by William H. Seward, Secretary of State; dated April 4, 1861.

Dates: April 4, 1861

ABRAHAM LINCOLN FELLOWS PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH134
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection includes twenty small field diaries containing handwritten notes and observations Fellows made during various irrigation projects. Specifications and proposals for some of these projects also form a portion of the collection. Business and personal correspondence as well as descriptive travel narratives are also included. Eleven boxes of glass plate lantern slides and photographic prints complete the collection. SERIES 1 BUSINESS...
Dates: 1892-1934

Abraham Schwartz oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH347
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Schwartz's experiences: the DUKW sinking at Lake Garda.

Dates: Check date

Abstracts of Title, Colorado

 Collection
Identifier: WH244
Scope and Contents

Title abstracts of property from the various additions and subdivisions of Denver, Colo. Some additional abstracts of title from properties located outside the city and county of Denver are also included.

Dates: 1860-1969

Accord Mining and Milling Co. records

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M1911
Scope and Contents

Includes checks and receipts signed by J. J. Culley (1906), prospectus of Accord Mining and Milling Co., 4 photographs: Culley's Tunnel, Saxon Tunnel, Accord M. & M., Co. (n.d.).

Dates: Check date

Accordionaires Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1734
Scope and Contents

Collection contains performance programs; history; correspondence; trophies, banners and ribbons; photographs.

Dates: 1950s-1960

Account of Joseph Slade Which Has Been Hoarded in a Julesburg Barbershop

 Collection
Identifier: M711
Scope and Contents

Typed transcript with cover letter by Don R. Mahill, Aug. 1934. Author unknown.

Dates: August 1934

Account of the Birch Creek massacre of 1877

 Collection
Identifier: M252
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a transcript of a letter (1878 January 24, Salmon City, Idaho Territory) from W.H. Falkner to his sister: Mrs. S.A. Groves of Milford, Indiana; additional sheet provides explanation of Nez Percé uprising and massacre. Original letter owned by R. F. Stanton, Arco, Idaho.

Dates: 1878

Acme Building and Loan Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1805
Scope and Contents

Collection contains minute book of stockholders and executive board meetings.

Dates: 1894-1902

Across the Continent in a Brush Runabout

 Collection
Identifier: M789
Scope and Contents

Account of a transcontinental automobile trip 1908 (the 17th officially recorded), with a side excursion to the top of Pikes Peak.

Dates: 1908

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