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Alva Adams Manuscript

Identifier: M1
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a brief paragraph on State of Colorado executive office stationery expressing Alva's belief that George Washington was correct in not serving a third term. Dated and signed: Alva Adams, February 13, 1897.

Dates: February 13, 1897

Alvie L. Allen Papers

Identifier: TMD44
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a scrapbook with photographs, maps and hand-written annotations (Sept. 1942-March 1945); photograph (copy) of Alvie Allen at Camp Hale (1944); book: Alvlie L. Allen 1942-1945 by Betty Geneva Stark, Vera Jo Coffer (n.d.); DVD copies: Tramway builders (ca.1994), Fire on the mountain (2003).

Dates: 1920-1945

Alvin Barta Papers

Identifier: WH26
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, typescripts of unpublished writings, travel memorabilia, clippings from and copies of newspapers and magazines in which his cartoons appeared, as well as reproductions of other artists' works. Includes his book: Timetable of civilizations. New York : Vantage Press, c1958.

Dates: 1918-1958

Alvin L. Monroe Papers

Identifier: M2163
Scope and Contents

Collection contains blueprints from machine shops located inside the tunnels near Lake Garda (1944), Fiat factory time card (1945), train schedule (1945), correspondence; military records (1943-1945), booklet, photographs (1945).

Dates: 1943-1993; Majority of material found within 1943-1945

Alvin Mosch Papers

Identifier: -M1022
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copies of typed manuscripts: "The One-Hundred Dollar Bill" concerns silver mining, Poor Slob Mine, working in Central City lab; "Crime and Punishment" outlines Mosch's involvement in capturing a drug dealer; letter to "Fellow Miner" on government mining regulations; photocopies of newspaper clippings on Mosch; letter to "Mining Claim Owner" on tax revenues from mines.

Dates: 1982-1987

Amanda Bell Matthews Diary

Identifier: M1706
Scope and Contents

Typed transcript of journal written April 18 to September 12, 1852, describing travel from Iowa to California. Gives information on weather conditions, Native American tribes and encounters with wild animals.Travelers average 20 miles a day.

Dates: April 18, 1852 – September 12, 1852


Identifier: WH1363
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Ambassador Swanee Hunt collection consists primarily of materials from the Hunt Alternatives Fund. Other materials from her Ambassadorship, boards and committees on which she participated, projects she supported, framed photographs from her exhibit, and personal documents are also included. The dates of the collection span 1978-1999. Because additional material may be donated to the library, the collection remains open. The Hunt Alternatives Fund Library included annual reports from...
Dates: 1978-1999

Amelia Earhart Book List

Identifier: M1470
Scope and Contents

Collection contains "Girlhood Favorites" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Earhart.

Dates: 1930

American Association for Conservation Information records

Identifier: C MSS CONS1
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minutes, bylaws and convention reports.

Dates: Check date

American Association of Retired Persons: Montclair Chapter #3199 (Colo.) Records

Identifier: WH566
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, photographs of club activities, membership lists, correspondence, certificates.

Dates: 1979-1992


Identifier: CONS4
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The records of the American Bison Society contain a large proportion of correspondence. The earliest dates from 1882 and continues until 1949. The collection includes the Society's annual reports from 1905 to 1930, and the documentation and census reports for bison worldwide from 1908 to 1934. In addition, the collection contains reference publications used by the Society.Subjects covered are bison in the United States and Canada, the wisent (European bison) in Europe and Asia,...
Dates: 1899-1965, (bulk 1910-1940)


Identifier: CONS148
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The American Farmland Trust collection contains material created or collected by staff at the national office from 1979 to 1999. These records include correspondence, memos, and reports related to their work. It includes the files of the President Ralph E. Grossi; Vice President Tim Warman; Senior Vice President for Public Policy Edward Thompson Jr.; material from the reference library; and audio-visual material. The subject matter reflects the goals of the organization to protect farmland...
Dates: 1979-1999

American Fire Insurance Company Records

Identifier: WH446
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a register (1885-1892) of policies generated by agents from Montrose, Colo.

Dates: 1885-1893

American Game Association Records

Identifier: CONS105
Scope and Contents

Articles and bulletins about the restoration of game species.

Dates: 1931-1938

American G.I. Forum, Mile Hi Chapter Records

Identifier: WH2363
Scope and Contents

Collection contains paper and electronic files related to the meetings, events, and operational aspects of the organization: minutes, programs, clippings, photographs, agendas, correspondence, invitations.

Dates: 1977-2015


Identifier: WH1299
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers of this collection range from 1969 to 1997. Documents include research materials, articles and reports, and organizational papers including articles of incorporation and board meeting minutes, membership data and restricted student records. The evolution of student-oriented programs is reflected throughout materials from the late 1970s to the 1990s. The practical nature of the founders is reflected in the final reports from each program and recommendations to continue programs...
Dates: 1976-1998

American Institute of Architects/Colorado Records

Identifier: WH665
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a single scrapbook with newspaper clippings of Colo. architects and projects they were working on in 1954: Frank Lloyd Wright's evaluation of the plans for the Air Force Academy (Colorado Springs, Colo.); Lake County Courthouse in Leadville, Colo.; home of Henry Toll in Denver, Colo.

Dates: 1954

American Issues Forum Records

Identifier: M1086
Scope and Contents

Collection contains materials: brochures, newsletters, newspaper clipping from notebook regarding American Issues Forum program in conjunction with American Bicentennial and the Colorado Centennial-Bicentennial; information brochures (Sept.,1975-May, 1976) outlining the various related events presented at the Denver Public Library.

Dates: 1975-1976

American Legion Records

Identifier: M1356
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copy of letter signed by Rube Ekander and J. Frank Binder announcing the ground-breaking ceremonies; dated August 14, 1950; microfilm contains historical data on the founding of the American Legion nationally and of the local branch. Includes sketches of commanders, lists of officers, awards, activities, and photographs.

Dates: 1930-1961

American Library Association 57th Conference, June 24-29, 1935, Denver, Colorado

Identifier: WH8
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, programs, minutes, and other memorabilia compiled by the local committee of the A.L.A. Denver conference, Malcolm G. Wyer, chair.

Dates: 1934-1935


Identifier: CONS3
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The American Motors Conservation Awards collection contains items from the years 1943-1981. Included in the collection are correspondence, nomination forms, photographs, press releases, and citations. The items included in this collection are arranged in chronological order by the year of the awards, and then alphabetically by the name of the nominees. Any information on winners, the voting process, or any other topic relating to the awards will be found at the start of that award year. ...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH937
Scope and Contents Business conducted by the Mile High Chapter is recorded in the collection of files and scrapbooks. The content represents both the administrative and the public side of the Denver based humanitarian institution. A series of Junior Red Cross scrapbooks represent international junior members from Greece, Peru, and Sweden during the 1960s. Newspaper clippings, files pertaining to volunteers, recognition awards, correspondence, newsletters, pamphlets, and reports cover the national and local...
Dates: 1918-1985

American Promoters League Records

Identifier: M1832
Scope and Contents

Collection contains company advertising policy.

Dates: 1907


Identifier: CONS147
Scope and Contents The American Rivers collection contains items from the years of 1965-2005. Included in the collection are correspondence, press releases, newspaper clippings, reports, and meeting minutes from American Rivers and other conservation organizations. Items from the River Trust Alliance, the National Water Alliance, Friends of the River, and the Everglades Coalition are all included in the collection. The items that make up this collection provide extensive information about American...
Dates: 1965-2005

American Society of Irrigation Engineers Records

Identifier: WH9
Scope and Contents

Collection contains newsletters, minutes, membership records, treasurer's reports, and correspondence (letter press books).

Dates: 1880s

American Woodmen's Life Insurance Company Records

Identifier: WH870
Scope and Contents Collection contains company's constitution; bylaws; correspondence; membership lists; meeting minutes; financial papers; newsletters; clippings; corporate records; annual statements; ledgers of issued insurance policies. Photographic prints: portraits and images of members of the Supreme Camp of the American Woodmen (later American Woodmen's Life Insurance Company); photographs of new buildings; views of buildings, parades, meetings, conventions, and camps (includes panoramic, col., b&w,...
Dates: 1901-1990

America's Western Outpost a Century Ago, Bent's Old Fort

Identifier: M702
Scope and Contents

Typescript history of Bent's Old Fort, Colo.

Dates: before 1934

Amoco Building Photograph Collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 71
Scope and Contents

Images of the construction of the Amoco Building located at 1670 Broadway, Denver, Colorado. The building was designed by Curtis Fentress of Kohn Pedersen Fox Architects.

Dates: circa 1980

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