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William L. Shaffer Papers

Identifier: WH1458
Scope and Contents

Photographs of "retreads" unions; Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame submittal includes photocopies of articles, correspondence, reports, identification cards; operations manual for Western Air Express Corporation.

Dates: 1983

William L. Winter Papers

Identifier: WH613
Scope and Contents

Collection contains personal correspondence; newsletters, correspondence, meeting minutes, financial documents from Quality Hill Park Association, Colorado Coalition for Animals in Commerce, Science and Sports, and Colorado Humane Society.

Dates: 1919-1989

William M. Kennedy Papers

Identifier: TMD236
Scope and Contents

Album contains black and white snapshot photographs of Kennedy in training at army bases: Ft. Lewis, Jolon, Camp Hale; images from the Kiska, Alaska campaign (ca.1942-1944); newspaper clippings (1980, n.d.).

Dates: 1942-1944, 1980

William M. Slaughter Papers

Identifier: WH1077
Scope and Contents The papers in this collection consist of 8 volumes that relate to William Slaughter's legal practice, and to his business affairs during the period 1868-1897. Includes attorney dockets; a commonplace book; collection book; business journals and ledgers. The material also includes the articles of incorporation for the Fossil Creek Ditch and Reservoir Company and the Farwell Reservoir Company, and an incorporation certificate and by-laws of the Douglas Creek Placer Mining Company...
Dates: 1868-1897

William MacLeod Raine Papers

Identifier: M635
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a typescript of novel: Cry murder (published New York, 1947). Typescript of 1952 talk for Friends of Denver Public Library and accompanying letter. Research paper compiled ca. 1936 for Denver Public Library Reference Dept. gives biographical data and lists published works 1899-1929.

Dates: 1936-1952

William Mason Post Diary

Identifier: M630
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a diary that describes voyages between Mobile, Ala. and New York on brigs: Mobile, Magnolia, and Metamora and the ship Hector. Includes some family records 1801-1900.

Dates: February 27, 1843-February 26, 1844


Identifier: WH1015
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection range from 1947 to 1983 with the bulk dating from 1963 to 1983. Mayoral papers comprise the bulk of the collection. McNichols was Manager of Public Works and Deputy Mayor during Mayor Thomas Currigan's administration, 1963 to 1969. The collection contains many papers from this time period, mostly documenting McNichols' public duties as Manager of Public Works and as Deputy Mayor. He also kept papers from the Currigan administration on the crises and problems...
Dates: 1927-1983

William Murry Jr. Papers

Identifier: TMD258
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a scrapbook with more than 100 b/w photos of Camp Hale and the Italian Campaign, and related ephemera.

Dates: 1943-1945


Identifier: WH55
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains the personal papers of William N. Byers and family. The papers date from 1850 to 1938. Most of the material was generated by William Byers. The collection contains his diaries, correspondence, letter books and a small portion of his financial and legal documents. The material primarily documents his personal life, although the diaries and letter books contain information on his business transactions, both personal and professional. The financial records document his...
Dates: TBD

William N. Byers Junior High School Records

Identifier: WH1081
Scope and Contents

The collection chiefly consists of notebooks compiled by the Association's historians, and contains budgets, correspondence, meeting minutes, publicity, newspaper clippings, photographs, negatives and a list of officers. Materials related to an application for historic landmark status for the school are also included.

Dates: 1923-1996


Identifier: WH1080
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Correspondence and legal papers from 1898 to 1921 comprise the collection. The bulk of the papers date from 1902 to 1916 when Vaile practiced law in Denver, Colorado. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 1899-1916 BOX 1 Correspondence with clients comprises this series, and provides insight into the activities of a prominent Denver law firm in the early twentieth century. Until 1913, Vaile routinely received requests for franks (free package...
Dates: 1889-1915

William Newton Byers papers

Identifier: C MSS Mflm140
Scope and Contents

Microfilmed copies of draft of "The Centennial States" giving history of Denver, Colorado, and prominent Denver; autobiography titled: The Newspaper Press of Colorado; letters to and clippings from New York Tribune regarding Sand Creek Massacre.

Dates: Check date

William Newton Byers Papers

Identifier: C MSS WH205
Scope and Contents

Reproduction of "a collection of some of his works", compiled by John and Patricia Lane, which is a listing and description of manuscripts relating to William N. Byers in the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Dates: 1970

William O. Darby Papers

Identifier: M1995
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a copy of a file on Darby from the Governmental offices in Torbole, Italy; copies of biographies about Darby: "The Last Days of Col. William O. Darby: An Eye-Witness Account by Kenneth Templeton" (1998) and "William Orlando Darby - A Man to Remember" complied by Darby Junior High School, Fort Smith, Ark. (1986); newspaper clippings (1963-1970).

Dates: 1963-1991


Identifier: WH73
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection centers around letters written by William Oliver Collins, his wife, Catharine Wever, and their son, Caspar Wever, during the 1860s. Correspondence contains accounts of travel between Ohio and Fort Laramie, daily life at the fort, military orders and reports. Because the original correspondence is extremely fragile researchers are requested to use the photocopies. The collection also contains research conducted by Agnes Wright Spring on the Collins family. Her...
Dates: 1861-1956


Identifier: WH402
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Collection contains a typescript of unpublished research material prepared for the Colorado-WPA Writers' Program; material collected between 1936-1942 and covers theaters in Denver from the early days. The Broadway Theatre Elitch Gardens Theatre Manhattan Beach Theatre Lakeside Theatre The Alhambra Theatre The Orpheum...
Dates: 1936-1942

William P. Lehman oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH225
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Lehman's experiences with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II: two stories related to combat; humorous experiences; trips he made during R&R.

Dates: no date


Identifier: WH2174
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Pagett's correspondence, work applications, photographs and financial documents trace his career as a draftsman, blueprinter and photostat foreman from 1913 to 1922. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL 1918-1922 BOX 1 Pagett's papers document his career as a Photostat Foreman for the United States Forest Service, for The Midwest Refining Company and for the Transcontinental Petroleum Company. Forms and correspondence comprise the bulk of the...
Dates: circa 1900-1922

William R. Brown oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH319
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Brown's experiences: basic training at Ft. Jackson, S.C. and time spent at Ft. Benning, Ga., and Ft. Lewis, Wash.; training standards and discipline at Camp Hale, Colo.; uniqueness of soldiers, skiing experience; leadership characteristics of General Hays; transfer of mules from Camp Hale to Camp Swift, Tex.; being pinned down at della Torraccia and being wound in action, receiving the Silver Star; role in the development of...
Dates: Check date

William R. Brown Papers

Identifier: WH1865
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence; newspaper clippings; manuals; ski magazines; travel souvenirs; World Cup Ski Races (Vail, Colo.) tickets; videos of 10th Mountain Division history, Colorado Ski Hall of Fame awards; photographs.

Dates: 1948-2008

William R. Davis Letter to Brother and Sister, February 5, 1862

Identifier: M185
Scope and Contents

Letter from brother and sister: Wm. and Ann Davis, Douglas Flat, Calif. to their brother and sister; newly arrived in California, tell relatives about weather, flooding in Sacramento and Marysville, price of flour, church meetings, and family matters.

Dates: February 5, 1862

William R. Downey Papers

Identifier: TMD190
Scope and Contents

The collection contains Downey's military papers (1945); 9 loose photographs (1943-1945); and a photograph album containing 112 photos of Camp Hale, Colo., Aspen, Colo., Lake Garda, Italy and the Po River, Italy (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1945

William R. Howell papers

Identifier: C MSS -M373
Scope and Contents

Collection contains miscellaneous correspondence, invitations, passes, charge accounts, cancelled checks, receipts (1866-1883). Some items are addressed to Howell as Sheriff of Boulder County.

Dates: 1866-1883

William R. "Sarge" Brown, Jr. oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH395
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Brown's experiences: learning to ski as a child in Idaho; enlisting in the Army after Pearl Harbor; basic training in Georgia at Ft.Lewis; being assigned to Camp Hale and description of training; being a weapons platoon sergeant at Camp Swift; going to Italy and time in Austria after the Germans surrendered; being deployed to Korea from Ft. Carson in June 1950; being asked by Minnie Dole to develop a Mountain Training Center...
Dates: Check date

William Reed Correspondence

Identifier: M1129
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photocopies of letters from Reed to his young son, Charles (Charley) H. Reed; photocopies of envelopes with postmarks.

Dates: 1882-1883

William Russell Thomas Letters

Identifier: M777
Scope and Contents

Collection contains letters, almost all to his father: Chauncey Thomas (1813-1882), and concern career, marriage, travel, finances, other personal and Byers family matters. Many are on Rocky Mountain News stationery. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm188).

Dates: 1866-1879

William S. Hart Manuscripts

Identifier: M332
Scope and Contents

Collection contains: chiefly manuscripts and typescripts of his Western stories and dramatizations. Titles include: The end of track, Pennies, Mojave, A saga of the border.

Dates: circa 1930-1939

William S. Nicholson Papers

Identifier: TMD221
Scope and Contents

The collection contains photographs (ca.1942) depicting Company C of the 87th Mountain Infantry training on or near Mount Rainier, Wash. The photographic prints were made from an undeveloped roll of film found by Nicholson in 2004.

Dates: 1943

William S. Smith papers

Identifier: C MSS WH2258
Scope and Contents

Collection contains articles, newspaper clippings, notes, reports, correspondence, bank statements, ephemera, scrapbook, diary (1905).

Dates: 1886-1906

William Samuel Green Papers

Identifier: WH435
Scope and Contents

Collection contains 2 unpublished manuscripts: How to make and finish frames; and, What about Colorado trout? Work on picture framing includes research material and is illustrated by examples of artist's own paintings. Work on trout intended to update author's "Colorado trout" (Denver : Colorado Museum of Natural History, 1937).

Dates: 1969-1979

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