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Auraria Town Company Original Share

Identifier: M1664
Scope and Contents

Original share no. 84, certificate no. 3 to James(?) Richardson signed September 24, 1859; entitles the owner to four lots in the town of Auraria, Colorado.

Dates: September 24, 1859

Austin J. "Mac" McKenna oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH292
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about McKenna's experiences: training as an engineer to do survey work at Fort Leonard Wood; transfer to the ski troops; Camp Hale in Winter and his assignment to S-2 Section of the Regimental Headquarters; mapping; "D" series training; Camp Swift and working with mules; being shipped to Italy in January 1945; trip to Maresca; drawing up plans for the tramway used to resupply Riva Ridge and to evacuate wounded; artillery barrages;...
Dates: Check date


Identifier: TMD67
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1920 to 2001 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1970 to 1990, the period of McKenna's primary service as an officer of the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division. Most materials relate to McKenna's official duties, although limited article drafts and other writings are included. SERIES 1 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THE 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION PAPERS 1963-2001 BOX 1 Papers relate to administration and...
Dates: 1920-2001

Austin R. Siegfried Architectural Records

Identifier: WH1571
Scope and Contents

Drawings for fire station #4 (Denver, Colo.); plans for 4 unit townhouses for Witkin Homes, Inc. in Lakewood, Colorado.

Dates: 1971-1972

Austin Stanton Letters

Identifier: M1262
Scope and Contents

Collection contains 6 handwritten letters from Austin Stanton; one handwritten letter from Joseph Stanton. Letters sent from Denver City, Colorado Territory (June 14, 1861, August 1, 1862); Drakesville (May 17, 1863) and College Springs (September 4, 1862), Iowa; and Missouri City, Tex. (July 6, 1862).

Dates: 1861-1862

Autobiography of J. (Joseph) Conklin LaNier II, R. Ph.

Identifier: ARL247
Content Description

One quarter linear foot box containing Joseph Conklin Lanier II's autobiography written in 2005.

Dates: April 23, 2005

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

Avalanches and Avalanche Accidents on the Million Dollar Highway

Identifier: M225
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a paper written for a class at Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO. Includes bibliography.

Dates: 1969

Avery Company tractor photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 274
Scope and Contents

Views of Avery undermount, steam engine tractors and Avery gasoline powered tractors. Shows a tractor operating a grain thresher.

Dates: circa 1950s


Identifier: WH564
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Mead family photographs comprise the bulk of the collection. Edgar A. Mead's Spanish-American War memorabilia also forms a portion of the collection and includes medals, brass uniform accouterments, a song book, programs, newspaper clippings and articles. Limited papers delineate Avery family and Mead family genealogy and describe the Avery home at 328 West Mountain Avenue, Fort Collins, Colorado, which has been preserved as a museum and listed on the Register of Historic...
Dates: TBD

Avoca Lodge Records

Identifier: M1269
Scope and Contents

Collection contains pamphlet: Avoca Lodge: A Short History of 2690 S. Wadsworth Blvd., Denver, Colorado by Michael C. Barber. (Dec. 1989).

Dates: 1989

Avril B. Jensen Papers

Identifier: M2132
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copy of Jensen's memoir: Avril B. Jensen Memoirs 1940-1945 U.S.A.C. Army Recovery (n.d.); Army service questionnaire (n.d.).

Dates: Unknown

Axel Sjo╠łgren photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 13
Scope and Contents

Views of Colorado, Denver, unidentified scenery, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, mining, and scenery possibly in Sweden.

Dates: between 1892 and 1894?

B. C. Essig Letter

Identifier: M542
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter to members of the Denver Chamber of Commerce, dated April 6, 1949 from President B. C. Essig.

Dates: April 6, 1949


Identifier: WH1460B

B. H. Groff Letter to Her Brother

Identifier: M310
Scope and Contents

Life and responsibilities of a widow living in Denver, Colo.

Dates: September 20, 1868

B. M. Adams Autobiography

Identifier: M2
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a typescript "autobiography of B.M. Adams." Includes some family genealogy, his early years in Kentucky, and travel to Calif. 1850, before moving to Colo.

Dates: 1886

B. Ralph Letter to His Wife

Identifier: M636
Scope and Contents

Letter from Leadville, Colo. to his wife tells about journey from Denver to Buena Vista (the "end of the railroad") and then on to Leadville, where he got a job at 2 1/2 dollars a day. Leadville generally described as a "Dredfull wicked place" of saloons and gambling. However, he had attended a little Baptist church and felt he could "do without drink".

Dates: May 23, 1880

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?


Identifier: WH476
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Baerresen Brothers Architects Papers consist of architectural drawings, one scrapbook of photographs and newspaper clippings of their buildings, and photocopies of records, photographs and newspaper articles. The bulk of the collection focuses on two brothers, Harold William Baerresen (1846-1918) and Viggo Egede Baerresen (1858-1940), who formed the architecture firm. The material spans the years 1849-1974. SERIES 1 ORIGINAL MATERIAL 1847-1983 BOX...
Dates: 1840-1983

Baggs, Wyoming General Store Records

Identifier: WH331
Scope and Contents

Ledger includes profit and loss, insurance, stationary accounts, expenses, merchandise and individual accounts. Store name is not indicated.

Dates: 1896-1898


Identifier: WH822
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection spans 1866-1878. and primarily contains records of the Franklin Silver Mining Company. Financial documents comprise receipts, cancelled checks, balance sheets, expense reports and treasurer's reports. Corporate documents include contracts and agreements, title abstracts and property descriptions. Corporate reports include Board of Director's reports and stock and bondholder lists. All of the corporate documents and reports are hand-written copies, as are the title...
Dates: 1866-1876

Baker Historic Neighborhood Association Records

Identifier: WH1802
Scope and Contents

Collection contains attendance records; meeting minutes; financial reports; articles on Baker neighborhood; neighborhood welcome materials; resource guide.

Dates: 1993-2007

Balcomb and Rice Architectural Plans

Identifier: WH2188
Scope and Contents

Collection contains 8 architectural plans (12.5x19") pen and ink on linen for the Mr. H[ugh] McKay residence at 3359 Alcott Street, Denver, Colo. (ca.1895). Included are front, rear and sides elevations; basement, first and second floor plans; interior details. Duplicate set of plans (photo copies) included in folder.

Dates: circa 1895

Baldpate Inn Key Collection

Identifier: M1188
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a typed manuscript: Among the Keys of Baldpate Inn by George Hutchins. Text describes the collection of keys sent to the inn from around the world.

Dates: 19??

Ballard G.Busby Papers

Identifier: M1925
Scope and Contents

Includes 13 large photographs (copies) showing Camp Hale (Colorado) and Italy during World War II, one small photo of Pvt Haslam, correspondence, and a Bronze Star Medal citation (July 5, 1945).

Dates: 1944-1945

Ballenger Timberline Gold Dredging Company

Identifier: C Photo Collection 328
Scope and Contents

Views of the Timberline Dredging Company (Ballenger Timberline Gold Dredging Company) operation near Alma (Park County), Colorado. Shows dredges, dragline buckets, and employees.

Dates: between 1942 and 1948?

Bank of Irwin records

Identifier: C MSS -M391
Scope and Contents

Collection contains two letters between the Bank of Irwin and the First National Bank of Denver: 1. regarding deed to Victor A. Wilder for "Old Mexico Lode" claim in Ruby mining district, Gunnison County, Colo.; 2. escrow transaction involving Richard Irwin and H.C. Thompson.

Dates: Check date

Banking Practice

Identifier: M1070
Scope and Contents

Typescript document written for a course Crane was teaching. Letter from Glen Walker regarding the gift.

Dates: 1912

Banning-Lewis Ranch Records

Identifier: WH1428
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photocopies of sale receipts, correspondence, wills, leases, brand registrations, contracts, pamphlets, sale catalog.

Dates: 1915-2001

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