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Beatrix Potter Book List

Identifier: M1449
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Potter letter (dated November 13, 1930) from Westmoreland, England, to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library; "Girlhood Favorites" list created by DPL and signed by Potter.

Dates: 1930

Becker / Leach family photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 299
Scope and Contents

Mostly unidentified portraits and group portraits of men, women and children. Probably family and friends of the Becker family and Josephine Leach. A few images are identified: Blanche A. Goff, Ray E. Rilling, and J.K. Becker

Dates: between 1870 and 1908?


 Collection — Reel: 204
Identifier: WH1831
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains deeds, receipts and correspondence primarily related to business deals in the Gregory Mining District, Gilpin County. Detailed descriptions of property locations are included in the deeds along with the names of the parties involved. Of particular interest in the Kip and Buell Gold Mining and Tunneling Series is 1868 correspondence from John Kip to Buell about a dispute with Henry Moore Teller over the ownership and location of the Kip, Union and Mountain City lodes....
Dates: 1860-1878

Bell and Hyatt Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WH800
Scope and Contents

Collection contains genealogical records related to the Hyatt, Bell, Prather, and Stone families compiled by Aeola Brennemann; including correspondence, census records, deeds, will, DAR application, lineage information.

Dates: 1811-1986


Identifier: WH414
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection consists of Turnbull's published and unpublished works, personal papers, scrapbooks and ephemera. The papers range from 1860 to 1970. SERIES 1 WRITINGS 1940-1968 BOX 1 Published and unpublished works comprise this series. Included are contracts, book cover designs and correspondence about the books and poems. The series contains a scrapbook of correspondence and newspaper clippings about ...
Dates: 1860-1970


Identifier: WH522
Scope and Contents The collection documents the start of the business including the ratification of its by-laws and the purchase of mining property and equipment. The documents span the years 1907 - 1909. The records contain Board of Directors meeting minutes and a ledger with stockholder names, number of shares and dates of stock transfers and purchases. Also included are correspondence between the Secretary and General Manager and financial papers such as receipts, stock prices and a statement of money...
Dates: 1907-1909

Ben Bezoff oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH44
Scope and Contents

Interviewed by David Myers, Feb. 6, 1979. Discusses Denver, CO politics during mayor Bill McNichols' administration.

Dates: Check date

Ben Bezoff oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH43
Scope and Contents

Contains memories of Bezoff's political experiences, his philosophy of government.

Dates: Check date


Identifier: WH36
Scope and Contents The collection primarily documents Ben Bezoff's career as a political figure and radio personality through his correspondence and memorabilia, with Bezoff's correspondence comprising the bulk of the collection. Also included are award certificates, newspaper clippings and photographs. The contents of four scrapbooks are preserved on microfilm. The scrapbooks include newspaper clippings, correspondence and memorabilia from Bezoff's early career as an actor and in radio broadcasting. One radio...
Dates: 1929-1979

Ben D. Wright and Mabel E. Rensley Papers

Identifier: M1777
Scope and Contents

Collection includes a marriage certificate, photograph, and wedding register.

Dates: 1904


Identifier: WH1061
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Ben Franklin Club Collection spans 1912 to 1976. The papers consist of manuscripts, programs, correspondence, invitations and meeting minutes. At the first meeting, the charter members decided to form a men's discussion club modeled after the Men’s Evening Club of Pueblo. Several of the charter members were former members of the Pueblo Club. SERIES 1 ADMINISTRATIVE RECORDS 1912-1976 BOX 1-2 FF1-6 The material consists of the club...
Dates: 1912-1976

Ben Jordan : Denver aerial collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 222
Scope and Contents

Mostly aerial views Denver, Englewood and Arvada Colorado. Includes drive-in theaters, hospitals, downtown Denver, Denver Dry Goods Company, cemeteries, Hungarian Flour Mills, Englewood airport, hot air balloons, Bears Stadium (later Mile Hi Stadium), and power plants.

Dates: 1950s; Majority of material found in 1954

Ben McClung oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH132-37
Scope and Contents

Discusses aging, death, and retirement in Silt, Colo. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, June 8, 1977.

Dates: Check date

Ben Stone Papers

Identifier: WH688
Scope and Contents

Collection contains an albm of photographs of the family of Ben and Viola Ann Stone and their children, including photos from their own childhood and of their children.

Dates: 1907-1944

Benjamin A. Nasaf Papers

Identifier: TMD377
Content Description

The collection consists mainly of photographs from Italy, about half of which have been identified for location and/or people pictured. Also included are photographs of Camp Hale, Colorado; France; and Austria. Notable among the photographs of Italy is a panoramic view of Riva Ridge and surrounding peaks, pieced together from individual 8"x10" prints. A few letters (post-war), postcards and memorial booklets make up the remainder of the collection.

Dates: 1943-1945, 1958-2000

Benjamin B. Brown Papers

Identifier: WH2298
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs, clipping, notes, ledger documenting many of Brown's financial investments and business dealings.

Dates: 1884-1935; Majority of material found in 1884-1912

Benjamin C. Hilliard Papers

Identifier: WH1688
Scope and Contents

Correspondence; pamphlet; telegrams; poems; photograph.

Dates: undated


Identifier: WH1064
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Materials found in the Benjamin Draper Collection cover the years 1859-1977. The collection includes all the research notes, informational sources and the rough drafts that Benjamin Draper used in his dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the University of Denver in Colorado. Information in the collection does, however, extend beyond the actual content of the dissertation, Colorado Theatres 1859-1969. Collection...
Dates: 1859-1977

Benjamin Duke papers

Identifier: TMD56
Scope and Contents

Collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence (1984-1995), maps with personal notes, memorabilia, military (1942-1945) and personal (1989) papers and manuscript: Skiing Soldiers to Skiing Entrepreneurs: Development of the Colorado Ski Industry (1989).

Dates: 1983-1996

Benjamin E. Weschler Papers

Identifier: TMD139
Scope and Contents

The collection contains Weschler's scrapbook; 1 water color and 1 pencil sketch related to Ski Troop training.

Dates: 1944-1945

Benjamin F. Darrah Letter to E. L. Hager, August. 12, 1868

Identifier: M180
Scope and Contents

Collection contains letter from Darrah, Georgetown, Colo. to E. L. Hager, Denver, Colo.; Darrah writes about ownership and possible sale of Congress and Log Cabin mineral lodes.

Dates: August. 12, 1868

Benjamin F. Hall Letters to Mary

Identifier: M899
Scope and Contents

Collection contains two letters from Denver, Colo. to daughter, Mary in Auburn, N.Y. One describes life in Denver and gives examples of colorful pioneer slang. The other expresses opposition to his son, Henry enlisting for the War since he was needed by Judge Hall toward "Keeping Colorado in subjection to the Constitution".

Dates: August 15, 1861, September 28, 1862

Benjamin F. Tritch Papers

Identifier: M1212
Scope and Contents

Collection contains clippings, legal documents related to Tritch estate, correspondence, and memorial.

Dates: 1888-1908

Benjamin Franklin Stapleton Book List

Identifier: M1535
Scope and Contents

Collection contains "Books too Good to Miss" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Stapleton.

Dates: 1930

Benjamin H. Gilbert Papers

Identifier: M941
Scope and Contents

Collection contains typescripts of reminiscences: 1. Memoirs of Benjamin Herbert Gilbert, 1852-1976 -- 2. Memories of early radio in Denver.

Dates: 1976-1977

Benjamin J. Perry

Identifier: M609
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a biographical sketch of her father, Benjamin J. Perry, who practiced medicine 1880-1908 in Leadville, Aspen, and Denver. Among his clients were H.A.W. Tabor and family.

Dates: circa 1940

Benjamin Joseph Salmon Papers

Identifier: -M1776
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence from Salmon to U.S. District Attorney; copy of typed letter to President Woodrow Wilson; letter to editor; notes; copy of poem; typed transcripts of signs; petition to Congress.

Dates: 1917

Benjamin L. Harding papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1881
Scope and Contents

Papers from the Colorado Environmental Lobby and Friends of the Yampa include receipts, treasurer's reports, tax documents, financial statements, bylaws, memos, correspondence, literature, membership lists, mailing lists, correspondence. Also includes correspondence from Colorado Audubon Council and Juniper Cross Mountain Project.

Dates: 1979-1988

Benjamin Long Papers

Identifier: M1058
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a handwritten letter of inquiry to the Denver Public Library requesting information about Benjamin Long from Velma Hellyer (granddaughter); copies of obituaries for Benjamin H. Long, 1920, Mrs. Elizabeth Long (wife), Mrs. Sarah Jane Admire (daughter), 1951, Marshall M. Long (son), 1950, Charles Hellyer, 1952; copy of Benjamin Long's discharge paper from the Civil War, 1864.

Dates: 1950s


Identifier: WH195
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Benjamin Hurwitz was a life long socialist. When the executor of his estate, David Clow, donated Hurwitz’s papers to the Denver Public Library, he wrote that Hurwitz “was recognized both in the socialist movement and in business as an outstanding man of integrity. His council [sic] was sought by people both in the socialist movement as well as people in the business world.” Hurwitz collected publications and kept correspondence written by socialist and labor activist colleagues and...
Dates: 1898-1935

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