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

 Collection
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 Related Sheet Music collection

 Collection
Identifier: ARL249
Content Description

The collection is comprised of sheet mucic written by or about African Americans between 1917 to 1936. Sheet music may include racist depictions, references and tropes of African Americans in both language and illustration.

Dates: 1917-1936

African American Research Library Obituary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ARL17
Scope and Contents

Funeral notices, memorial pamphlets, funeral programs, newspaper clippings; chiefly of Denver, Colorado African Americans.

Dates: 1969-2002, undated

Agnes Johnson Best Biography

 Collection
Identifier: M1233
Scope and Contents

Collection contains typed autobiography and signed letter from Best to the Denver Public Library.

Dates: 1935

Agnes Repplier Book List

 Collection
Identifier: M1518
Scope and Contents

Collection containsa letter from Repplier (Philadelphia, Penn.) to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library, regarding book list, dated October 5, 1930; list "Girlhood Favorites" selections indicated.

Dates: 1930

Agnes Wolcott Vaille Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M1051
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clipping and scrapbook detailing mountain-climbing death of Agnes Vaille on Longs Peak, Colorado.

Dates: Check date

AGNES WRIGHT SPRING PAPERS

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1867-1966

Aguayo Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2035
Scope and Contents The Aguayo Family Papers contain materials dating from 1861 to 2008. The collection focuses on two distinct areas of Aguayo family history: materials from the Marciano and Jovita Aguayo family and items associated with their youngest son, José Aguayo, and the Museo de las Américas. The Aguayo family papers include: personal correspondence (1925-1987); financial records (1928-1967); records related to The Great Western Sugar Company (1926-1939); Union Pacific Rail Road materials (1925-1960);...
Dates: 1861-2008

Air Force Academy Site Selection Board Records

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: WH1415
Scope and Contents

Awards banquet programs; articles about Nielsen; photographs; newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1950-1982

Al Bachman slide presentations collection

 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...
Dates: 1960-1979

Al Rehmer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH537
Scope and Contents

Collection contains manuscript of "History of Boy Scouting in Denver"; manuscript of "History of the Denver Area Council"; copies of articles on the history of scouting in Denver.

Dates: 1986-1990

Alamo Placita Townhouses records

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH1300
Scope and Contents

Collection contains brochures; feasibility study; business plan; map; landscape plan.

Dates: 1992-1993

Alan A. Taber Letters to Denver Public Library

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M756
Scope and Contents

Correspondence with Western History Dept. Denver Public Library regarding two William Henry Jackson photographs of Horace and Augusta Tabor at their divorce. Taber claims photographs contain Jackson's account of secret divorce trial in 1882. Information unverified.

Dates: Check date

Alan Gass Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH1832
Scope and Contents

The collection contains project documents and corresponding architectural drawings for Alan Gass projects. The bulk of records cover the 1960s-1990s, though their entire span is from 1950-2016.

Dates: 1950-2016

Alan J. Kania Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CONS219
Scope and Contents

Contains material related to wild horses and the legislation to protect them. Includes correspondence with Annie (Velma) Johnston (Wild Horse Annie), news clippings, press releases, and reports.

Dates: 1952-1994

Alan L. Shultes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD327
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photos of Camp Hale, Colo. (1943-1944); unit photo of Company C, 87th Infantry Regiment (1944); memoir by H. Robert Krear: The journal of a U.S. Army mountain trooper in World War II (1993); Birth of a division by George F. Earle (1995); company roster and insignias (n.d.); information packet on the World War II valor in the Pacific National Monument (n.d.).

Dates: 1943-1944, 1993-1995

Alan Paton Letters to Margery Bedinger

 Collection
Identifier: M1547
Scope and Contents

Collection contains two letters from Paton sent to Margery Bedinger, Denver Public Library regarding work in South Africa.

Dates: 1955

Alan V. Carlson papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD81
Scope and Contents

Collection contains military papers, meal ticket (1943); transportation pass; correspondence from Fort Bragg, Camp Hale, Camp Swift, V-Mail correspondence and Post War correspondence (1944-1946).

Dates: 1943-1946

Alaska and Yellowstone Park

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 108
Scope and Contents

Views of Yellowstone National Park, Washington State, Oregon, Canada and a steamship trip through the Inland Passage to Alaska.

Dates: between 1890 and 1900?

Alaska Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: CONS89
Scope and Contents

Material from its coordinating office in Washington, D.C., grass-roots campaigns, lobbying efforts, media releases, and newspaper and magazine clippings from competing sides of issues.

Dates: Check date

Alaska Mining Records

 Collection
Identifier: M1826
Scope and Contents

Consolidated Alaskan Company correspondence to stockholders, extracts from a U.S. Department of Interior study on the Alaskan environment, mining.

Dates: 1915

Albany House Inventory

 Collection
Identifier: M1313
Scope and Contents

Handwritten inventory of furniture and fixtures of the Albany House, owned by Mrs. C. E. Peterson, Denver, Colorado.

Dates: 1923

Albert A. Wiedorn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD45
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence with family members and friends, photographs, post cards, manuscript of A Riflemanʹs Diary by Donald H. Montgomery (1996).

Dates: 1943-1996

Albert B. Tomlin memoir

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M784
Scope and Contents

Collection contains reminiscences of family life until marriage in 1874.

Dates: 1847-1874

Albert Bierstadt letter to William N. Byers, June 3, 1891

 Collection
Identifier: M60
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter acknowledging Byers' letter of May 3 with invitation to visit. Accompanied by a note to Byers from Albert's brother, Edward Bierstadt (May 21, 1891, New York City) explaining that Byers' letter of May 3 had been forwarded to London.

Dates: June 3, 1891

Albert Byron Sanford Letters

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M682
Scope and Contents

Letter (1935) to Denver Mayor Benj. F. Stapleton gives background about ferrying conditions on South Platte River as a Denver election issue in 1865. Also portion of a letter (1924?) to unidentified recipient concerns Colorado pioneer John McBroom and visitors to his cabin at the mouth of Bear Creek above Denver.

Dates: Check date

Albert Chaplin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M1207
Scope and Contents

Collection contains biographical information on Albert and Mrs. E.J. [Eliza J.] Chaplin written by son [Benjamin] Gad Chaplin (b.1865); bill of sale for land on Ferry St., later 11th Street (April 17, 1860).

Dates: 1860-1935

Albert Einstein Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M1413
Scope and Contents

2 signed letters by Einstein, for the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists (on letterhead); dated January 22, 1947, and April 23, 1948.

Dates: 1947-1948

Albert Ejem oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH252
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Ejem's basic training at Camp Robinson, Ark. before transfer to Camp Swift, Tex.; hitchhiking with a friend and being picked up by Colonel Hampton; arrival at Naples, Italy aboard the USS Argentina and transport to Naples via cargo vessel; guarding ammunition at Riva Ridge and Mt. Belvedere; discussion with a young German prisoner; 6 weeks stationed in Trieste; mission to keep the Yugoslavs from entering Italy; post WWII time...
Dates: Check date

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