Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:
Adair Welker Autobiography
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.
Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk Memoir
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).
Alvin Mosch Papers
Collection contains copies of typed manuscripts: "The One-Hundred Dollar Bill" concerns silver mining, Poor Slob Mine, working in Central City lab; "Crime and Punishment" outlines Mosch's involvement in capturing a drug dealer; letter to "Fellow Miner" on government mining regulations; photocopies of newspaper clippings on Mosch; letter to "Mining Claim Owner" on tax revenues from mines.
B. M. Adams Autobiography
Collection contains a typescript "autobiography of B.M. Adams." Includes some family genealogy, his early years in Kentucky, and travel to Calif. 1850, before moving to Colo.
Benjamin H. Gilbert Papers
Collection contains typescripts of reminiscences: 1. Memoirs of Benjamin Herbert Gilbert, 1852-1976 -- 2. Memories of early radio in Denver.
Bent County Stock Association Records
Collection contains a photocopy of a typescript (ca.1966) of the history of the association including transcripts of meeting minutes (1874-1902), records of assessments, historical notes, and biographical sketches of members.
Bruce Albert Woodard Papers
Collection contains research notes, clippings, pictures, letters of inquiry, manuscripts from various writing projects, including material on the Colorado Springs Opera House; also typescript of his book: Diamonds in the salt (Boulder, Colo. : Pruett Press, 1967).
Charles Edwin Hewes Papers
Collection contains a typescript ("second carbon copy") with corrections of The America (1933).
Colorado Territory Election Poll Book Abstracts
Statistical material concerning Colorado territorial election Aug. 19, 1861 extracted from official poll books. Abstracts of votes for various offices by districts and precincts. One appendix includes census information for Colorado 1861.
Conrad Kohrs Autobiography
Collection contains copy of a manuscript documenting the story of Danish immigrant and butcher who became a leading Mont. cattleman.
Cora Belle Wasson Mitchell biography
Collection contains reminiscences in the form of a letter to family members. Tells about rugged pioneering days in Leadville, Colo. 1881-1882.
Dora Ladd Keyes Papers
Collection contains a scrapbook (1951) of Central City and Black Hawk history; typescript (1954) of her story: The Tommy Knocker and Father Christmas; copy of version as printed in the Central City Tommy-Knawker (1955); letters and research notes; other writings in typescript.
Elinor Bluemel Papers
Elinor Eppich Kingery typescript
Collection contains a typescript of a speech: Lyons, the quarry town, given by Kingery before the Monday literary Club in March 1948; and cover letter.
Elliott Todhunter Dewey Papers
Collection contains two manuscripts: A Pair of Silver Wings (245 page typescript); Colonel Todhunter's Daughter - biography of Elliott Todhunter Dewey (5 typed pages; 2 copies).
Eugene E. Holdeman Papers
Frank E. White Papers
Collection contains a 732 page typescript in two parts with corrections and annotations, of an unpublished autobiography: The Hatch and Brood of Time.
Frank G. Bloom Autobiography
Collection contains handwritten memoirs of Bloom's experience as a Colo. pioneer. Includes typed transcription.
Frederic Douglas Papers
Collection contains typescripts of poetry written by Douglas (1945-1950); scrapbook entitled "The Inner Light" contains poetry by "Eric" Douglas; hymnal from Protestant Episcopal Church (1892); program from 7th reunion of the 31st General Hospital unit held in Denver, Colorado (June 1951).
Collection contains extracts (typescript) from an article about a red sandstone butte on the South Fork of Powder River, ten miles north of Salt Creek, Wyo. Named after the brothers Frank W. and George Freund, gunsmiths in Cheyenne, Wyo. 1860s and Denver, Colo. 1870s.
Gertrude Taylor Papers
Corrected typescripts of her: America's knitting book (1968; also rev. ed. 1974); and America's crochet book (1972). Original illustrative material included.
Grace E. Ensey Papers
Collection contains a 459 page typescript of Ensey's autobiography.
Ida Libert Uchill Papers
Collection contains an original typescript, revised typescript, galley version and book plates for Uchill's book, Pioneers, Peddlers, and Tsadikim, A Century of Jewish Life in Colorado published by Sage Books, 1957. Also includes research and notes on P.T. Barnum and William H. Buchtel.
James A. Dungan Papers
Collection contains transcripts of four poems by Dungan: The Power of Prayer, The Rocky Mountain Tick, Stray-Horse Creek, and Joe Slade,--the Outlaw (n.d.); and two cover letters (1954).
James John Hagerman Papers
Collection contains research material gathered by John J. Lipsey for his book: The lives of James John Hagerman (Denver : Golden Bell Press, 1968). Biographical data on Hagerman, information on Colorado Midland Railway and on litigation between Hagerman and Jerome B. Wheeler over the Mollie Gibson Mine, Aspen, Colo.
John R. Bradley description
Collection contains a description of an altercation between Spencer Penrose and Charles Ryan on the Corley Road, Teller County, Colo.
Joseph Pigney Papers
Collection contains correspondence regarding publications, research notes, photographs, and hand-drawn map of Donner Party route. Also included are drafts and typescript manuscripts of: Forbidden Coast (Russians in North California); Long Desired El Dorado (Lansford Warren Hastings); Canby's Cross (Modoc War); and The Most Miserable Men, later published as For Fear We Shall Perish.
Julia Anna Archibald Holmes Papers
Collection contains research material gathered by Agnes Wright Spring in editing the book: A bloomer girl on Pike's Peak, 1858 (Denver, Colo. : Western History Dept., Denver Public Library, c1949). Includes Mrs. Spring's notes and correspondence, typescript of the book, book reviews, and a radio play based on it by Myron Smith (University of Denver, 1950).
Justina L. Ford Papers
Collection contains a typescript and photocopy of magazine article about Ford written by Mark Harris from Negro Digest (March 1950); program from the ground breaking ceremony of the Ford-Warren branch of Denver Public Library (1974); photocopy of Ford's obituary (1952).
Kathleen Bruÿn Papers
Collection contains corrected typescripts, notes, correspondence, other research material for Kathleen Bruÿn's two books; includes unpublished manuscript (1930s): New deal for Olympus by husband, Marcel Bruÿn.