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David L. Ruffner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2029
Scope and Contents

The collection includes biographical information (1945, 1946); correspondence (1988).

Dates: 1945, 1956, 1988

David R. Brower Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1987
Scope and Contents

The collection contains assorted newspaper clippings and a reprint of an article from the Sierra Club Bulletin: "Pursuit in the Alps" (1946).

Dates: 1946

DAVID TAYLOR DANCE THEATRE RECORDS

 Collection
Identifier: WH2075
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The bulk of the collection contains administrative records, awards, audio-visual materials, clippings, correspondence, costume designs, fund raising materials, photographs, programs, publicity materials, and a scrapbook generated during David Taylor's tenure as Artistic Director of the David Taylor Dance Theatre. Similar materials detail the operation of the company's ballet school (1977-2006). Additional programs and posters documenting...
Dates: 1977-2012

Davis Hanson Waite Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M808
Scope and Contents

Collection contains documents concerning the suppression of gambling in Colo. Included are a letter to newspaperman, William Stapleton about the Populist Party, drafts of a resolution and an executive order on enforcing current gambling laws and a newspaper statement discussing the role of churches in politics.

Dates: 1894

Dawn Langley Simmons Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M707
Scope and Contents

Collection contains an original manuscript for her book: The two lives of Baby Doe; correspondence regarding gift of Mrs. Roy (Brownie) Adams material to Western History Dept.

Dates: 1961-1971

DEBORAH BANKART EDDY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: TMD324
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Deborah Bankart Eddy collection consists primarily of correspondence to and from her family and friends during the time she served overseas with the Red Cross; Red Cross memorabilia; memorabilia from the National Ski Association and John Jay film productions; German, American , and Red Cross uniform patches and pins; miscellaneous pamphlets and newspaper clippings; photographs and a scrapbook.The Roger Eddy collection (formerly M1868 Roger Eddy papers) that was merged with...
Dates: TBD

Delphinia Mendenhall Haworth Letter

 Collection
Identifier: WH2414
Content Description

Collection contains one letter, probably written by eighteen-year-old Delphinia Haworth, daughter of Kiowa and Comanche Indian Territory Agent James Mahlon Haworth, to her grandparents on November 14, 1875, from Fort Sill, Indian Territory. The letter describes Delphinia's trip southwest from Olathe, Kansas, to Fort Sill; her observations of Native Americans; her father's work with the Kiowa and Comanche people; and her health.

Dates: November 14, 1875

DENIS P. NUNAN PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: TMD33
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE World War II correspondence between Nunan and his mother, Mrs. Richard D. Rickard comprises the bulk of the collection. Additional correspondence includes wartime letters from Nunan to his sister-in-law, Mrs. M.G. Nunan, and post-war correspondence received by Denis Nunan. Other material includes copies of pencil sketches Nunan made while stationed at Camp Carson, Colorado and on Kiska Island. Three photograph albums contain snapshots documenting Nunan's training at numerous Army posts and...
Dates: 1942-2001

Denver Agricultural and Livestock Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1375
Scope and Contents

Collection contains organizational materials: meeting minutes; meeting notices; correspondence; financial statements; newsletters; directories; reports, treasurer's records, membership lists, photographs, by-laws.

Dates: 1926-2014

Denver American Indian Commission Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2159
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence, clippings, reports, flyers, mayor's resolutions, notes.

Dates: 1987-2015

Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M1397
Scope and Contents

Letter and statement to bondholders and stockholders.

Dates: April 1, 1889

DENVER, ASPEN AND GRAND RIVER RAILROAD COMPANY RECORDS

 Collection
Identifier: M207
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Denver, Aspen and Grand River Railroad Company Records are all photocopies of original documents that were located at the First National Bank in Denver. Documents include the articles of incorporation, signed in New York; an engineering report from J.A. McMurtrie showing calculations for rise and fall, costs, estimated earnings and distances for several railroad routes; and a letter to David H. Moffat from Edward O. Wolcott regarding the articles of incorporation. Signatures on the...
Dates: 1885

DENVER POLICE DEPARTMENT INTELLIGENCE BUREAU FILES NOT RESTRICTED

 Collection
Identifier: WH1911
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains primarily copies of newspaper clippings dating from the late 1950s to 2002 with the bulk of the material dating between 1980-2002. The clippings document political and social protest groups, organized crime especially gangs and specific types of crime such as forgery, robbery and homicide. Files regarding political and social protest groups from the last 30 years of the 20th century however contain the most historically significant material. Organizations from all...
Dates: 1950-2002

Denver Police Department Intelligence Bureau Files: restricted

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1915
Scope and Contents

Police documents regarding political and social protest groups, organized crime activity (especially gangs), and specific crimes such as forgery, robbery, and homicide.

Dates: Check date

Denver Regional Council of Governments Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2000
Scope and Contents The collection includes DRCOG related materials: correspondence with Denver Housing Authority (ca.1973), evaluations of aviation management, regional functions layout, descriptions and explanations for the Metro County; Metro Forum materials: overview, remarks, vision statement, fact sheet, memorandums; Regional Planning Commission materials; papers on Regional Governance; North Meridian Metro District Service Plan; Planning Commission Report (1987); Town of Superior zoning ordinance and...
Dates: 1970-1991

Denver Street Names

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Identifier: M220
Scope and Contents

Collection contains tesearch notes and correspondence. Letters are chiefly those of project director Malcolm Wyer, Librarian of Denver Public Library.

Dates: 1932

Denver Sunday School Association Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M1316
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a copy of correspondence dated Feb. 4, 1916 from C.S. Watson and H.E. Barnes to: Sunday School Workers.

Dates: February 4, 1916

Dewey C. Bailey letter to John B. McGauran, January 15, 1923

 Collection
Identifier: M31
Scope and Contents

Bailey responds to recent letter from McGauran and invites him to "drop in sometime by appointment" for "advice" and "appraisal." Letter typed on City and County of Denver Mayor's Office stationery and signed: D.C. Bailey.

Dates: January 15, 1923

Dick J. Nelson papers

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M569
Scope and Contents

Collection contains letters and notes sent by Nelson to Denver Public Library. The letters talk about Nelson's family, especially his grandfather: Lloyd Allen Nelson (1812-1900) who crossed the plains to Denver in 1859.

Dates: 1958-1966

DOLORES KOPEL PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH2079
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Ranging from 1914 to 2008, the collection includes papers and photographs related to Dolores Kopel's personal life and her professional career. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL CAREER 1954-2008 BOX 1 Correspondence, newspaper clippings, legal papers, articles and programs comprise this series. The documents trace Dolores Kopel's career from her beginning private practice through becoming a United States Trustee to returning to private practice. Also...
Dates: 1931-2008

Donald B. Davol Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD254
Scope and Contents

Collection contains approximately 200 letters sent by Davol during WWII (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1945

Donald E. Cordova Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2028
Scope and Contents

The collection includes an assortment of materials including letters, photographs, yearbooks, lecture tapes, plaques, awards and newspaper clippings documenting the professional life of Chief Judge Donald F. Cordova.

Dates: 1954-2002

Donald M. Forker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD95
Scope and Contents

Collection includes copy of Forker's ski qualification scores (1943), correspondence of his recollections of the Italian Campaign (copies, 1989-2001), photographs of Company B 86th Regiment and training at Camp Hale (1943-1945), sketches of regimental crests, and a watercolor painting by Forker of the Camp Hale barracks and the view from hillside above the camp (1989), color photograph of Donald and Juanita Forker (ca.2000) .

Dates: 1943-2001

Dorothy Canfield Fisher Book List

 Collection
Identifier: M1480
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: 1930

Dorothy Pulis Lathrop Book List

 Collection
Identifier: M1491
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Lathrop's letter (dated November 5, 1930) sent from Albany, NY, to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library; "Girlhood Favorites" list created by DPL and signed by Lathrop.

Dates: 1930

Douglas C. McMurtrie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH230
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence with Denver Public Library regarding additions to his bibliography of Colorado imprints. Preliminary checklists verified by the library and typed lists of Denver Public Library holdings of items not listed in McMurtrie's 1935 bibliography.

Dates: 1942-1944

Dwight Crandell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1252
Scope and Contents

Collection contains handwritten letter (April 29, 1849) to Crandall's brother, Thomas Griswold (1819-1860)., describes life in a camp outside St. Louis, Mo. and pending trip to Calif.; letter of transmittal (May 27, 1920) to S.W. Crandall from E.R. Eastman of the Dairymen's League News; genealogical information about Crandall and his family (1995).

Dates: 1849-1995

DWIGHT T. PITCAITHLEY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: CONS259
Scope and Contents The Dwight Pitcaithley Papers span the years 1962 to 2016 and document his personal and professional life. The bulk of the collection chronicles his professional life at the National Park Service and his career after he retired. The correspondence and subject file series are in the original order established by Dwight Pitcaithley and include correspondence, conference programs, meeting agendas and minutes, articles, newspaper clippings, photographs, certificates, reports, notes, brochures,...
Dates: 1962-2017

E. CLARK JOHNSTON PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1207
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE E. Clark Johnston was a Colorado citizen who collected a variety of materials. The Clark Johnston papers reflect his eclectic interests in Colorado and the West. His broad interest in Colorado history included Native Americans, festivals, windmills, Colorado cities and towns, and an emphasis on the Pueblo area. The collection consists of his manuscript on Native Americans, along with articles on windmills. Correspondence, family documents, photographs and articles about E. Clark...
Dates: TBD

E. H. Jerrard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1296
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter to M.E.H. Jerrard, letter to Leigh P. Jerrard, and two typewritten papers by E.H. Jerrard, Garfield, Colo.; papers titled: The Mississippi River, and The Last "Indian Uprising" and "Indian Massacre" in the United States.

Dates: 1940-1949

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United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th. 41
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United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th -- Archival resources. 30
National Association of the 10th Mountain Division, Inc. 29