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2003 Return to Italy photo album

Identifier: C MSS TMD277
Scope and Contents Collection contains a photograph album compiled by Gerry Furth-Sides, descendant of Sergeant Lee G. Furth, 616th Filed Artillery (Pack) medic, during the 2003 Return to Italy 10th Mountain Division Reunion. The album contains approximately 94 color photographs documenting activities, participants, and locations during the reunion with accompanying text for clarification and identification. Ephemera includes participant name tag, post cards, clippings, label.
Dates: 2003

A collection of fifty six photographic negatives relating to Buffalo Bill: a modern bison herd, the bison in history, primitive animals associated with the bison, General George A. Custer

Identifier: C Photo Album 145
Scope and Contents Views of Buffalo Bill memorabilia, the Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum and grave site on Lookout Mountain, Colorado, the buffalo herd at the City and County of Denver's Daniels Park, Douglas County, Colorado, and images pertaining to the history and antecedents of the modern bison.
Dates: 1967

A Silverton family's album

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

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


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 1892-1938 BOX...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH155
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection reflect French's interests, primarily genealogy (others as well as her own) and the history of Denver. The papers of the Colorado Genealogical Society, the Morning Study Club and the Territorial Daughters of Colorado comprise a large part of the collection. Historical research notes and articles constitute another portion of the collection. French's diaries are included in the last part of the collection. SERIES 1 ORGANIZATIONS...
Dates: TBD

Alaska and Yellowstone Park

Identifier: C Photo Album 108
Scope and Contents Views of Yellowstone National Park, Washington State, Oregon, Canada and a steamship trip through the Inland Passage to Alaska.
Dates: between 1890 and 1900?


Identifier: C Photo Album 282
Scope and Contents Portrait photographs of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1880?

Album [family

Identifier: C Photo Album 229
Scope and Contents Portraits of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1890?

Album of photographs

Identifier: C Photo Album 100
Scope and Contents Views of people and buildings at the United States Army's Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Shows the prison and its facilities, officers, and miscellaneous scenes.
Dates: between 1875 and 1880?

Album of photographs

Identifier: C Photo Album 266
Scope and Contents Studio portraits of men, some in Civil War uniforms, women, children and infants. Four of the men in uniform are identified as William Dilles, John Stevenson (?), S.W. Marshall, and Edwin A. Evans.
Dates: between 1860 to 1880?

Album [portraits

Identifier: C Photo Album 228
Scope and Contents Leather bound albums contain studio portraits of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1882?

Alexander Martin photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 310
Scope and Contents Views of Denver, Boulder and Pikes Peak, Colorado.
Dates: between 1880 and 1894?

Allie M. Smith [album

Identifier: C Photo Album 234
Scope and Contents Studio portraits of the family of Allie M. Smith. Includes images of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1875 and 1920?

Allie Mae Fisher Mishou album

Identifier: C Photo Album 204
Scope and Contents Family photograph album; includes scenes from La Junta, Rye, Rocky Ford, Pueblo, and Colorado Springs, Colorado; documents women in early 20th-century social activities and 1921 La Junta flood.
Dates: between 1900 and 1910?

Alpha Beta Sorority, organized June, 1908: tenth anniversary, Brown Palace Hotel

Identifier: C Photo Album 317
Scope and Contents Portraits of the founding members of the Alpha Beta Sorority, Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1918

Annie E. Blake papers

Identifier: C MSS WH56
Scope and Contents Collection contains scrapbooks (2 v.) of newspaper clippings about Colorado pioneer days and settlers and about Mrs. Blake's Steinberger relatives. Loose items include financial records and mainly concern Steinberger family. Some photographs housed in repository's photographic collection.

Dates: Check date

Apache Trail the wonder trip through oldest America

Identifier: C Photo Album 181
Scope and Contents Album contains views of the Apache Trail, Tonto National Monument, and Roosevelt Dam and lake.
Dates: 1916

Arkansas River flood June 1921

Identifier: C Photo Album 327
Scope and Contents Images of the 1921 flood in Pueblo, Colorado. Includes aerial views of the flood, and images of the damage to the track, equipment and facilities of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. Views of viaducts, railroad bridges, locomotives, and the city.
Dates: 1921?

Asbestos mining album

Identifier: C Photo Album 195
Scope and Contents Images of asbestos mining in Natrona County near Casper, Wyoming. Views of the mines, asbestos seams in the mines and asbestos fiber, as well as various asbestos products such as tile, shingles, and wall board.
Dates: ca 1900

Automobile trip from Denver to Los Angeles

Identifier: C Photo Album 256
Scope and Contents Images of an automobile trip from Denver to Los Angeles, California undertaken in January 1913 by Roy S. Thompson of Topeka, Kansas, and Louis Wecker and Harold Kountze of Denver, Colorado. Views of Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and California. Includes photos of automobiles and roads, car repairs and tire changes, Pueblo, Colorado, an automobile ferry across the Colorado River at Ehrenburg, a dam, "Brayton Com'l Co.," a Post Office and hotel, ostriches, "Mecca Post Office," people at the...
Dates: between 1913 January and 1927

Badito Dam, Huerfano Cty

Identifier: C Photo Album 270
Scope and Contents Views of the site of a dam near Badito (Huerfano County), Colorado. Album includes a topographic map of the dam site.
Dates: ca 1910?

Bill Murray photograph album

Identifier: C MSS TMD Photo Album 1
Scope and Contents Snapshots of Bill Kennedy and others in training at Fort Lewis, Washington, Jolan, California, and Camp Hale, Colorado. Images of the Kiska Campaign.
Dates: between 1942 and 1943


Identifier: WH735
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Bishop Franklin Spencer Spalding Papers consists of correspondence, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings, and one scrapbook of correspondence received. Material spans the years 1899-1939. Three photograph albums containing photographs of several family members, vacations in Colorado and Massachusetts, mountains and mountain scenery in Colorado and Wyoming, ascent of the Grand Teton, Wyoming. Photographs and postcards span the years 1892-1916. ...
Dates: 1889-1939

Booth Family album

Identifier: C Photo Album 220
Scope and Contents Studio portraits of the Booth and Working families. Some images are identified, many are unidentified. Views of men, women and children.
Dates: between 1865 and 1905?


Identifier: WH1944
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection comprises the genealogical research work of Carol Constance "Connie" Younker Boyer. Her research began in the early 1970s and continued through the early years of the 21st century, until just prior to her donation of the materials in 2006. She self-published her research in a number of volumes, most of which are in the Denver Public Library Western History/Genealogy Collection. Some were revised after additional research was conducted. The material...
Dates: TBD

Brown Family album

Identifier: C Photo Collection 139
Scope and Contents Snapshots of Edward L. Brown, his wife, and his daughter, Elva Brown. Images of family, friends and family life in Denver and Colorado and views of their travels and vacations in Idaho, Oregon, Washington, California, Utah, Colorado and New Mexico.
Dates: between 1900 and 1915


Identifier: WH1188
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The majority of the papers in this collection range from 1915 to 1960 (with a few 1982 and 1994 papers relating to alterations of one Hoyt-designed home). The bulk of the collection consists of architectural plans for private residences and institutions. Included are plans for some of Hoyt's important works. For example, the plans for Red Rocks, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, are included. From the drawings, it is apparent that Hoyt took into account the physical and...
Dates: TBD

Byers Home for boys

Identifier: C Photo Album 166
Scope and Contents Views of the Byers Home, the boys, activities (including a camping trip), burros, a log cabin, and a standing portrait of Edwin O. Martin.
Dates: 1917