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Albert V. Fernandes oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH329
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Fernandes' experiences: joining the 10th Mountain Division because of his interest in the out of doors; climb up Riva Ridge; battle that broke out during the ascent and being wounded; being saved by a harmonica and prayer book in his pocket; time recuperating in the hospital; D-Series maneuvers.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: WH607
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The bulk of the correspondence in this collection consists of correspondence received from Hebard, Hooker, Ellison and Le Clair from 1924 to 1945. It also contains an article written by Johnson (publication unknown). SERIES 1 CORRESPONDENCE 1924-1945 BOX 1 Correspondence relating to historical research comprises this series. Johnson received correspondence from University of Wyoming historian, Grace Raymond Hebard, relating to research for her 1933...
Dates: 1924-1945

Albert Wilbur Steele Papers

Identifier: WH394
Scope and Contents Collection contains Steele's diary of student life at Colorado State Agricultural College, scrapbook of his cartoons, other miscellaneous clippings.
Dates: 1880-1925

Albert William Archibald Papers

Identifier: M14
Scope and Contents Collection contains copies of notes and typed transcripts of material in Las Animas County court house library, Trinidad, Colo. made by Archibald about early-day Trinidad, Colo. (est. 1859) and some of its pioneers.
Dates: circa 1900-1921

Albert William Jennings Papers

Identifier: ARL233
Scope and Contents The collection contains papers that span the years 1918 to 1948. It includes military cards, records, reports, permits, notices, passes, photographs, newspaper articles and photographs. The material also documents Jennings’s personal life, his wife and his civilian career with the Colorado Department of Life Science. SERIES 1 MILITARY RECORDS 1918 to 1948 The series comprises of military enlistment records, military honorable discharges, military...
Dates: 1918-1948

Alberta McArthur papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1754
Scope and Contents Genealogical research on the ancestors of McArthur includes handwritten notes, correspondence, census data, family trees, biographical notes, county records.
Dates: Check date

Alberto Torres Papers

Identifier: WH2050
Scope and Contents The collection includes copies of agendas and meeting minutes for the Latino Faculty and Staff Association at Metropolitan State College; invitations and informational pamphlets; materials from the National Hispanic Grassroots Training Leadership Conference held in Estes Park, Colorado.
Dates: 2004-2008

Albi Family Papers

Identifier: M1882
Scope and Contents Collection contains stories of the Albi brothers and copies of news clippings from 1902, 1907, 1925, 1940 and 1952.
Dates: 1902-1952


Identifier: C Photo Album 282
Scope and Contents Portrait photographs of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1880?


Identifier: C Photo Collection 278
Scope and Contents Photographic diary of life at the George's summer cabin "Lazycroft" at Ferndale, Colo. Includes excursions along South Platte River and on Colorado and Southern Railway.
Dates: Check date

Album [family

Identifier: C Photo Album 229
Scope and Contents Portraits of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1890?

Album of photographs

Identifier: C Photo Album 266
Scope and Contents Studio portraits of men, some in Civil War uniforms, women, children and infants. Four of the men in uniform are identified as William Dilles, John Stevenson (?), S.W. Marshall, and Edwin A. Evans.
Dates: between 1860 to 1880?

Album of photographs

Identifier: C Photo Album 100
Scope and Contents Views of people and buildings at the United States Army's Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Shows the prison and its facilities, officers, and miscellaneous scenes.
Dates: between 1875 and 1880?

Album of the Clawson family

Identifier: C Photo Collection 288
Scope and Contents Images of unidentified men, women and children, possibly the Clawson family.
Dates: between 1860 and 1880?

Album [portraits

Identifier: C Photo Album 228
Scope and Contents Leather bound albums contain studio portraits of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1882?

Aldred Brooks Pew oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH150-3
Scope and Contents Talks about how he came to Denver (Colo.) from New York City to open the School of Modern Dance and the Changing Scene Theater. Provides insights into the difficulties in establishing theater in Denver (Colo.) Offers critiques of local media coverage and local reviewers.
Dates: Check date

Aldridge Family Correspondence

Identifier: M5
Scope and Contents Chiefly 13 autographed letters about personal matters (with typed copies). A few miscellaneous items include notes on family history.
Dates: 1864-1885

Alexander Edward Hoyle Papers

Identifier: WH580
Scope and Contents Collection contains Hoyle family letters and photos, some Berthoud family material. Correspondence of his father S.Z. Hoyle and uncle Francis E. (Frank) Everett (banker in Golden, Colo.) concern Colo. mining ventures at Lawson and Fairplay, and in Boulder County at Caribou and Salina. Photographs include: view of Orient Mine near Lawson, Colo., town of Lawson (Clear Creek County), Colo., studio portraits of Clara B. Everett and S.Z. Hoyle.
Dates: 1863-1909


Identifier: WH677
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The bulk of this collection pertain to the ancestors and family of Philip Knox Alexander, Jr., and Gladys Barkalow Alexander. Primarily genealogical in subject matter, the collection contains a wide array of materials. Materials include: ancestral charts, correspondence, religious brochures, military records, newspaper clippings, religious sermons, biographies, memoirs, publications, commemorative documents, photographs, and ephemera. Many different individuals and names are found...
Dates: 1635-1983

Alexander Martin photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 310
Scope and Contents Views of Denver, Boulder and Pikes Peak, Colorado.
Dates: between 1880 and 1894?

Alexander Ramsay diary

Identifier: C MSS -M638
Scope and Contents Overland by wagon train from Indiana to California along the Oregon/California trail.
Dates: Check date


Identifier: WH1686
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Most of the items contained in this collection were published in 1966 in a book edited by Nolie Mumey entitled Alexander Taylor Rankin, 1803-1855, His Diary and Letters: A Pioneer Minister Who Fought Lawlessness with Religion on the Prairies of Eastern Kansas and the Frontier Settlements of Denver Where Life was Harsh and Brutal. However, the correspondence in file folder 6 regarding the murder in Mexico of A. T. Rankin's son Sylvester is not...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH1679
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1831-1949 and chronicles the life and death of artist Alfred Edward Mathews through articles and correspondence he sent, both of which were transcribed by his older brother, Charles H. Mathews, and sent to Charles R. Dudley of the Denver Public Library. The papers also briefly document the Denver Public Library’s interest in the acquisition of Mathews’ artwork. Materials consist of a birth announcement, hand-drawn map, booklet, correspondence (original and...
Dates: TBD

Alfred Edward Rinehart photograph collection

Identifier: C Photo Collection 483
Scope and Contents Collection consists of glass plate and nitrate negatives of studio portraits of individuals who exemplify the style and fashion of the West for the latter 1800s to the early 20th century. 19 DVD-R discs are also included. The digital files provide positive scans of a selection of negatives from the collection.
Dates: 1874-1915; Majority of material found in 1880s-1915

Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk Memoir

Identifier: M2259
Content Description Collection contains a PDF and paper copy of a 48 page memoir arranged in 15 chapters: According to Hoyle by Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk, as told to Lila Kint (1977); inserted into the pagination is an additional 21 pages of photographs (2016).
Dates: 1977, 2016

Alfred Irvin Hayes autobiography

Identifier: C MSS -M880
Scope and Contents Collection contains a typescript, with handwritten corrections documenting Hayes' life as a doctor in Teller County, Colo. from the late 19th to early 20th centuries.
Dates: 1937-1940

Alfred M. Bailey papers

Identifier: C MSS CONS7
Scope and Contents Notes, drafts and galley proofs for "Birds of Colorado" and "Pictorial Checklist of Colorado Birds".
Dates: Check date

Alfred P. Adamo papers

Identifier: C MSS -M1117
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, sketches, photographs, program regarding granite drinking fountain memorial and plaque in honor of Emily Griffith donated by Adamo; autobiography, A Review of my Brief History of 60 Candles; brochures from Emily Griffith Opportunity School (Denver, Colo.).
Dates: 1947-1954

Alfred Packer papers

Identifier: -M591
Scope and Contents Collection contains a copies of Packer's statement made at his murder trial... "in regard to the occurrences in southern Colorado during the winter 1873-1874"; invitation to his execution (which never took place), and 5 original letters. There are two from Packer addressed to a Mrs. RA Newman, two letters from Governor Alva Adams to Mrs. RA Newman, and one from Chaplain LJ Hale of the Colorado State Penitentiary.
Dates: 1883-1887

Alfred Perkins Rockwell Letters

Identifier: -M1625
Scope and Contents Collection contains chiefly letters home to his wife while visiting mines in Colo. and Utah. Notebook of his field notes from mines visited 1871, including a few sketches of things observed. Review (two versions) of James D. Hague's book: Mining industry (Washington : GPO, 1870).
Dates: 1871-1872

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