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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

Annual Gridiron Dinner and Show records

Identifier: C MSS WH1399
Scope and Contents Collection contains audio-cassettes, reel-to-reel audio tapes, video tapes, DVDs, and silent films documenting the annual girdiron dinner and show (1965-1977).
Dates: Check date

Anonymous diary

Identifier: C MSS -M11
Scope and Contents Collection contains a diary with mainly brief notations of his own or friends' activities, weather, crops, agricultural pests, births, deaths, and other events of personal interest. Many gaps in chronology, such as no entries November 16, 1872-Dececmber 23, 1876. His sometimes detailed meteorological observations are not usually clearly identified as to place. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm138).
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Anonymous oral history transcript

Identifier: C MSS OH186-9
Scope and Contents Unidentified interviewee talks about her Italian heritage.
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Identifier: WH480
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection consists primarily of journals and biographical sketches written by Anselm H. Barker. His journal of his first trip was published in 1959 as Anselm Holcomb Barker, 1822-1895, pioneer builder and early settler of Auraria; his diary of 1858 from Plattsmouth, Nebraska Territory, to Cherry Creek Diggings, the present site of Denver, Colorado. A few letters and articles from and about a granddaughter, Lucile L. Gewinner, comprise a small...
Dates: TBD

Anson Spencer Rudd Papers

Identifier: -M675
Scope and Contents Collection contains seven letters reminiscing about early days in Canon City, Colo. and two memorial resolutions; deed to 25 acres in Fremont County, Colo. and map of a Rudd's addition to Canon City.
Dates: 1888-1938

Anthony J. Mancuso papers

Identifier: C MSS -M2020
Scope and Contents The collection contains family related correspondence (1943-1945, 1946) and ephemera (n.d.).
Dates: Check date

Anthony J. Sileo papers

Identifier: C MSS -M2185
Scope and Contents Collection contains memoir: My Life in the 10th Mountain Division (n.d.)
Dates: circa 1975


Identifier: WH1230
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers include information about Palange’s personal and professional life. Palange authored his first novel at age sixteen and has continued to write until the present in a variety of formats including plays, novels, poetry, and operas. Manuscripts comprise the bulk of the collection. Palange’s works have been mostly self-produced through the Queen City Players or Denver Community Television, Denver Public Access Television. Palange has submitted his scripts to producers and agents. Their...
Dates: TBD

Anthony W. Taylor papers

Identifier: C MSS -M2061
Scope and Contents The collection contains two photographs of a space walk simulator, letter regarding the tour and three marathon fund raising buttons (1984).
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Antoinette Perry Papers

Identifier: M1840
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence from Perry to her grandfather (1899); newspaper and magazine clippings; cartoon; receipt.
Dates: 18991-1908, 1991

Antonia Brico papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1731
Scope and Contents Collection contains newspaper clippings (both local and foreign) regarding Brico's career, debut, conducting opportunities in New York City, move to Denver, Colo, obituaries of Brico's father (John Walthuis), 1986 concert program, correspondence, concert program notes, scrapbook. Scrapbooks (1948-1982) related to the Brico Symphony and Denver Businessmen's Orchestra contain concert programs, clippings, reviews, correspondence, history of symphony, fan mail to conductor, Antonia Brico. Jean...
Dates: 1930-1989

A.O. Waha papers

Identifier: C MSS CONS160
Scope and Contents Memorandum regarding the inspection of District 2, September 1927. Manuscript (copy) titled Early day reminiscences.
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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

Appeal for support

Identifier: C MSS -M419
Scope and Contents Letter of appeal for moral and financial assistance to aid victims of coal mine violence in Colorado. Signed: Mrs. Lee Champion, President; Mrs. Sarah Scanland, Secretary.
Dates: Check date

Apphia Nason autograph album

Identifier: C MSS -M568
Scope and Contents Collection contains autographs, verses, and greetings from friends and relatives, including W.H. James (Nebraska governor) and family.
Dates: 1879-1895


Identifier: WH1078
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The A.R. Specht collection contains the business papers of A.R. Specht, an investment broker from New York engaged in mining in Clear Creek and Gilpin counties in Colorado from the 1900s through the 1940s. The business papers are not comprehensive, but provide a glimpse into Specht’s business dealings and comprise most of the collection. These papers contain stockholder correspondence and business operations papers such as correspondence with the on-site mine manager. Also included is...
Dates: TBD

Arapahoe County Coroner's Ledger

Identifier: WH538
Scope and Contents Ledger entries are recorded chronologically and include name, cause of death, date, circumstances of death, coroner and juror's names. An alphabetical index is included. Blank or unused pages were not photocopied.
Dates: 1876-1891

Arapahoe County Court House corner stone records

Identifier: C MSS -M13
Scope and Contents "List of articles deposited in the corner stone of the Arapahoe County Court House, June 24th, 1881" and "List of county officers of Arapahoe County, Colorado, June 24, 1881." List of county officers was one of 37 items deposited in the corner stone.
Dates: Check date

Arapahoe County Justice Court records

Identifier: C MSS WH97
Scope and Contents Collection contains docket books of cases heard before Arapahoe County, Colo. justices of the peace: John Wanless (1861-1862), Omer O. Kent (1864-1865, 1866-1867), and Samuel D. Hunter (1865-1866). Volumes later used by Justice Kent as personal diaries, 1877 (Jan. 1-May 7) and 1893 (Jan. 1-Apr. 25). Also inserted: Letter, 1897 Sept. 15 from Caroline, Silver Springs, Tenn. to Sister Orpha.
Dates: 1861-1867

Archer Hulbert papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1624
Scope and Contents Correspondence to and from Malcolm Wyer of Denver Public Library and Archer Butler Hulbert about the creation of the Western History Department; correspondence relates to Hulbert's books Overland to the Pacific and Transcontinental Trails Maps; copy of contract between Hulbert and the Denver Public Library.
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Identifier: WH739
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Archibald Allison Papers (1882-1931) contains material pertaining to both Allison’s professional and personal life, including photographs and ephemera. His professional papers include material from the time he spent in Southeast Asia, Walsenburg and Colorado, as well as his published works. The bulk of the professional papers contain documents related to two defamation cases against Allison. His personal papers include correspondence, diaries, newspaper clippings, legal documents, financial...
Dates: 1882-1931

Architectural notes on Gilpin County

Identifier: C MSS -M292
Scope and Contents Architecture and interior decoration of 19th-century Gilpin County, Colo. homes.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: WH1448
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Arctic Survival Training Camp Papers of David Abbott span 1942 to 1997. The collection comprises two boxes, which contain a scrapbook, photographs, button, patches, and correspondence. As a former instructor at the Arctic Survival Training Camp, David Abbott collected materials both from various camps and from subsequent reunions. Reunion materials date from 1981 to 1997. Although Abbott's service was short, he was active in the survivor group before being honorably discharged. The Western...
Dates: TBD

Arens family papers

Identifier: C MSS WH2206
Scope and Contents Collection contains genealogical records dating back to the 17th century: pedigree charts, family group sheets, family histories, descendancy records, publications, notes, research, and correspondence related to the history of the Arens family and other subsidiary family lines.
Dates: Check date

Argo Mine letter

Identifier: C MSS -M1385
Scope and Contents Correspondence from Argo Mine, Idaho Springs (Colo.) District, describes the mining camp and the area.
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Argos class records

Identifier: C MSS -M2077
Scope and Contents Collection contains class histories (1947-1957), booklet, constitution, brochures, banquet invitation (1948), class photos with identification (1947-1948), and candid photos of the Argos Class Church School.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: ARL29
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection range from 1918 to 2005. They consist of materials gathered from Taylor's time in public service including correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, political memorabilia and ephemera such as her hats, the flag used at her memorial service and many plaques and trophies. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 1955-2003 BOX 1-3 This series contains papers relating to Taylor's career. Correspondence, reports, articles and...
Dates: 1918-2005

Arizona mining companies records

Identifier: C MSS -M1822
Scope and Contents Correspondence concerns Copper Queen Mining Company; Oro Plata Mine (Mohave County) report; memos, correspondence regarding Washington Camp, Pima County, Patagonia Mining District.
Dates: Check date

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?

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