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Ada Evans Papers

Identifier: ARL5
Scope and Contents Includes mayoral papers, certificate of election, newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1974-1977

Adair Welker Autobiography

Identifier: -M830
Scope and Contents Collection contains a signed typescript copy of autobiographical sketch originally written in response to a request from the librarian J.L Gillis of the State Library of California. Mostly concerns Welcker's attempts to have his writings published.
Dates: 1910

Adam J. Schrager papers

Identifier: C MSS WH2117
Scope and Contents Collection contains Schrager's research for his book: The Principled Politician: the Ralph Carr Story (2008).
Dates: Check date; Majority of material found in 1938-1942

Adams State College records

Identifier: C MSS WH1776
Scope and Contents Collection contains ledgers containing minutes from meetings to organize Normal School (1921-1922), handwritten notes describe programs, activities, speakers and student organizations, history of school (1925-1950) and list of first faculty (1925).
Dates: 1921-1950

Addie correspondence to Ma and Pa

Identifier: C MSS -M1935
Scope and Contents Letter from Addie describing her life in Charlotte with her husband John and children, Warnie, Charlie and Lena; costs and materials for clothing; money earned from milk cow and neighbors.
Dates: Check date

Addie correspondence to Mary

Identifier: C MSS -M1857
Scope and Contents Letter from Houldon (or Houlton?), Addie describes children Josephine and Arthur, visit with Mrs. Putnam who is sewing clothes for soldiers, describes incident with cat that breaks pen and a visit with Mrs. Bradstreet.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: WH19
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Twenty-three small, leather-bound pocket diaries comprise the collection, which spans 1859 to 1883. The bulk of Baker's diaries contain entries made during a single calendar year. However, in several instances, Baker made diary entries for the same period of time in two different diaries. For example, entries for January and February 1871 appear both at the end of the 1870 diary and the beginning of the 1871 diary. These entries, while not exact duplicates, are very similar. All...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH155
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection reflect French's interests, primarily genealogy (others as well as her own) and the history of Denver. The papers of the Colorado Genealogical Society, the Morning Study Club and the Territorial Daughters of Colorado comprise a large part of the collection. Historical research notes and articles constitute another portion of the collection. French's diaries are included in the last part of the collection. SERIES 1 ORGANIZATIONS...
Dates: TBD

Adelante Mujer, Inc. records

Identifier: C MSS WH2228
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, programs, lists, minutes, financial records, reports, workshop materials, awards, planning materials, rosters, memos, audio tape, VHS video cassettes documenting the organization's activities, workshops, and conferences (1980-2005).
Dates: Check date

Adirondack mountains collection

Identifier: C MSS CONS48
Scope and Contents Collection of material from several organizations working to protect the natural resources of the Adirondack Mountain region; including the Adirondack Mountain Club, the Association for the Protection of the Adirondacks, Friends of the Forest Preserve, the Adirondack Moose River Committee, and the Adirondack Parks. It includes pamphlets, bulletins, articles, bylaws, surveys, legislative efforts, and land-use plans.
Dates: Check date

Admiral Byrd's Antarctic expeditions, photographs

Identifier: C Photo Collection 142
Scope and Contents Portraits of Admiral Richard E. Byrd and images from, and related to, the 1928-1930 and 1939-1941 Antarctic expeditions, 1946-1947 Operation Highjump, and a 1955 antarctic expedition. Images show preparation for the expeditions: committees, dog kennels, technological devices, tents, and equipment; views from the expeditions: naval ships, Admiral Byrd's personal ships, sailing ships, aircraft, crew members, naval officers and seamen, temporary buildings, the "snow cruiser," camp sites and...
Dates: between 1927 and 1941

Adna Adams Treat Letter

Identifier: -M1151
Scope and Contents Collection contains typed letter to Masonic Grand Lodge of Colorado from Treat describes Masonic activities, acquaintance with General Marquis de Lafayette; handwritten eulogy for Treat.
Dates: 1899-1900

Adolph Schinner Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WH1122
Scope and Contents The collection includes three account ledgers for Schinner's businesses and ranch expenses (dated 1862, 1866-1884, 1866-1911); a brief Schinner/Schueler/Walter family history; an assortment of paper ephemera relating to Augusta Schinner-Walter and Augustine Walter, the daughter and granddaughter of Adolf Schinner; an obituary for Rudolph Schueler, son of Jacob Schueler; photographs of the Schinner family and friends, many of which are identified (spanning the 1880s-1959).
Dates: 1862-1959

Adrian Fox papers

Identifier: C MSS CONS75
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings, press and radio releases concerning land use, with an emphasis on overgrazing.
Dates: Check date

Adult Education Council of Denver Records

Identifier: WH1029
Scope and Contents Financial records; board meeting minutes; committee reports; correspondence; handbooks; articles of incorporation and amendments; constitution; clippings; surveys; Malcolm Glenn Wyers award winners.
Dates: 1930-1984

Advertising card scrapbook

Identifier: C MSS WH7
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of advertising and business cards chiefly from Denver, Colo.
Dates: Check date

Advertising Club of Denver records

Identifier: C MSS WH6
Scope and Contents Collection contains president's papers, financial statements, board minutes, contest entries, awards, clippings, pictures, historical data, correspondence, membership applications, photographs, competition notebooks, club directories.
Dates: Check date

Aero Enterprises records

Identifier: C MSS WH1783
Scope and Contents Collection contains constructions plans for hangar apron probably at Stapleton Airport (Denver, Colorado.).
Dates: 1944

Aetna Mining Company stock purchase

Identifier: C MSS -M1838
Scope and Contents Collection contains receipts for stock shares purchased, and stock subscription agreements for Alfred Barker, Denver, Colo.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: C MSS -M333
Scope and Contents Asks government compensation for services pertaining to relations between Indians and white settlers 1878-1889, chiefly in Colorado and New Mexico. Printed text, subscribed and sworn San Juan County, N.M.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: C MSS -M903
Scope and Contents Affidavit taken in Routt County, Colo. by James S. Hoy, Justice of Peace, and witnessed by Valentine Hoy. Ned Drake and John Bennett were accused of the theft.
Dates: Check date

Africa scrapbooks

Identifier: C MSS ARL126
Scope and Contents Includes 2 scrapbooks. One scrapbook (1939-1976) contains information about boxing, Rhodesia and general newspaper clippings. The second scrapbook (1970s) contains Africa magazine articles, blacks in American newspaper clippings and Martin Luther King newspaper clippings.
Dates: Check date

African American census material

Identifier: C MSS ARL42
Scope and Contents Handwritten and typed demographic data relates to African American populations in Colorado and Wyoming cities and counties.
Dates: 1870-1914

African-American Leadership Institute Records (Metropolitan State University of Denver)

Identifier: ARL219
Content Description Collection contains material related to the founding, administration and programming of the African American Leadership Institute at Metropolitan State University of Denver. Includes: board materials and meeting minutes, photographs, videos, Youth and Adult Leadership program information, fundraising information, awards, reports, and business and strategic planning.
Dates: 1985-2015

African American Research Library obituary collection

Identifier: C MSS ARL17
Scope and Contents Funeral notices, memorial pamphlets, funeral programs, newspaper clippings; chiefly of Denver, Colorado African Americans.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: WH1163
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Agnes Wright Spring's research notes, which describe select aspects of Wyoming history, comprise the bulk of the collection. Limited notes related to Colorado history are also included. Research correspondence and reference materials, including photographs, supplement Spring's notes. Transcriptions and copies of a limited number of Spring's published articles complete the collection. SERIES 1 ARTICLES 1924-1961 BOX 1 The series contains a small sample...
Dates: TBD

Aguayo family papers

Identifier: C MSS WH2035
Scope and Contents The collection focuses on two distinct areas of Aguayo family history: materials from the Marciano and Jovita Aguayo family and items associated with their son, Jose Aguayo and the Museo de Las AmeĢricas. The Aguayo family papers include: personal correspondence (1910-1987); financial records (1922-1945); Great Western Sugar Company and Union Pacific Rail Road materials (1927-1959); medical bills (1929-1962); Mexican Consulate correspondence (1928-1938); Academia Flores correspondence...
Dates: Check date

Air Force Academy Site Selection Board Records

Identifier: -M792
Scope and Contents Collection contains three documents (1949) related to the Investigation of Denver, Colo. as a possible site for a proposed United States Air Force Academy.
Dates: 1949

Aksel Nielson papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1415
Scope and Contents Awards banquet programs; articles about Nielsen; photographs; newspaper clippings.
Dates: Check date

Al Bachman slide presentations collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 154
Scope and Contents Ten slide presentations. Show no. 1, "Colorado Ghost Towns and Mining Camps:" images and narration on gold and silver booms between 1850 and 1900 in the Aspen, Leadville and Silverton regions. Images of houses, stores, saloons, railroads and mines. Show no. 2, "Evolution of a Hobby:" explains the narrator's hobbies of photography, camping, fishing, and fly-tying, and how they led to an interest in ghost towns. Images of Carson City, Telluride, and Ophir Canyon. Show no. 3, "The First 3000 Years...
Dates: between 1960 and 1979

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