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Appeal for support

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

A.R. SPECHT PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1078
Scope and Contents 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: 1900-1942

Arapahoe Acres Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WH2488
Content Description

One oversized flat file folder of architectural drawings and a map from 1950 to 1962. There is also 881 MB of digital images stored on the Library I Drive.

Dates: 1953-1962; 1996-2005

Arapahoe County (Colo.) Marriage Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1148
Scope and Contents

Typed index includes names of groom and bride and date of marriage.

Dates: 1859-1901

Arapahoe County Coroner's Ledger

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: 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: 1881

Arapahoe County Justice Court Records

 Collection
Identifier: 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, 1897

Archer Hulbert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 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.

Dates: 1928-1968

ARCHIBALD ALLISON PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH739
Scope and Contents 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,...
Dates: 1882-1931

Archie L. Clark Letter and Article

 Collection
Identifier: M125
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter discussing research into mid-19th century theater personalities in the Western U.S (Page 2 only; addressee unknown); copy of article written by Clark titled: Denver Has Always Been a Good Show Town.Discusses research into mid-19th century theater personalities in the Western U.S (Page 2 only; addressee unknown); article written by Clark titled: Denver Has Always Been a Good Show Town.

Dates: 1960-1967

Architectural Notes on Gilpin County

 Collection
Identifier: M292
Scope and Contents

Collection contains documentation of the architecture and interior decoration of 19th-century Gilpin County, Colo. homes.

Dates: 1930s

ARCTIC SURVIVAL TRAINING CAMP PAPERS OF DAVID ABBOTT

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1943-1997

Arens Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 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: 1846-2009

Argo Mine Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M1385
Scope and Contents

Correspondence from Argo Mine, Idaho Springs (Colo.) District, describes the mining camp and the area.

Dates: July 9, 1886

Argos Class Records

 Collection
Identifier: 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: 1946-1957

ARIE PARKS TAYLOR PAPERS

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1918-2005

Arizona Mining Companies Records

 Collection
Identifier: 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: 1800, 1879, 1882

Arkansas River flood June 1921

 Collection
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?

Arkansas Valley Land and Cattle Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: M16
Scope and Contents

Sales agreement, letters, deeds, receipts, and account sheet.

Dates: 1882-1883

Arlington Heights Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1591
Scope and Contents

Collection contains title abstracts; warranty deeds; tax statements; receipts; list of owners; bills for ordinances accepting deeds for public alleys; plat maps; paving report; correspondence.

Dates: 1901-1902

Armand Casini Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD113
Scope and Contents

Includes pen and ink maps titled: "The Mountaineers" (7 originals numbered 2-8, 8 copies numbered 1-8) and a book of cartoon drawings from Reunion in Europe (1969).

Dates: 1969, undated

Armand W. Giovanni Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2120
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Giovanni's war journal (1945), military records, postcards (1945), photographs (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1945, 1980

Arnold and Pearson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH1414
Scope and Contents

Family lineage charts; birth certificates; legal and military records concern Solon Marks; financial reports of French and Hecht Company; correspondence.

Dates: 1736-1975

ARNOLD C. HOLEYWELL

 Collection
Identifier: TMD62
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Arnold C. Holeywell's World War II correspondence, along with his World War II sketches and watercolors, make up a significant portion of this collection, which spans 1943 through 1997. Additional materials document Holeywell's active participation in the 10th Mountain Division Alumni Association and the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division. SERIES 1 WORLD WAR II 1943-1945 BOX 1 Letters Holeywell wrote to his mother make up the...
Dates: 1943-1997

Arnold Grossman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2051
Scope and Contents

The collection contains the 271 page manuscript of "Going together" (2007), including editor's comments, corrections and other notations.

Dates: 2007

Arrizona [!] and New Mexico

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M382
Scope and Contents

Describes, in verse, a trip through Arizona and New Mexico in 1865. Written on his business letterhead stationery.

Dates: Check date

Art Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1305
Scope and Contents

Collection includes Commission ledger: minutes discuss donations, placement of monuments and sculpture, design procedures, and ordinances (July 25, 1904-January 14, 1914); correspondence (1966-1971); meeting notices and minutes (1966-1971).

Dates: 1904-1971

Art Directors of Denver Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2146
Scope and Contents

Collection includes newsletters, brochures, minutes, exhibit catalogs, photographs, slides, posters, graphics book, advertising samples.

Dates: 1960-2013

Arthur and Beatrice Branscombe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2249
Scope and Contents

Collection contains research materials collected by the Branscombes related to their work with civic causes and public movements: Denver House Authority, League of Women Voters, La Rasa, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Greater Park Hill Community, Inc., Park Hill Action Committee, civil rights, fair housing, Title VI (prohibition of discrimination), Denver Public Schools.

Dates: 1890-2009

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