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Found in 94 Collections and/or Records:


Identifier: WH1207
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE E. Clark Johnston was a Colorado citizen who collected a variety of materials. The Clark Johnston papers reflect his eclectic interests in Colorado and the West. His broad interest in Colorado history included Native Americans, festivals, windmills, Colorado cities and towns, and an emphasis on the Pueblo area. The collection consists of his manuscript on Native Americans, along with articles on windmills. Correspondence, family documents, photographs and articles about E. Clark...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: TMD8
SCOPE AND CONTENT 10th Mountain Division soldiers began planning an "Alumni Association" before World War II had even ended. They were determined to perpetuate one of the unique combat forces in American military history. Their efforts resulted in the creation of the 10th Mountain Division Alumni Association, whose first meeting was held in Brooklyn, New York in late 1945. By 1946, the Association had grown substantially. However, the membership primarily reflected the Eastern United States. By...
Dates: 1942-2008


Identifier: WH660
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Edward Bollinger papers contain correspondence, manuscripts, newspaper clippings along with originals and copies of documents from Western railroad companies. The collection is the result of Bollinger's extensive research for his books on the Western railroads. Although the material spans the years 1900-1978, it was generated between 1952-1979 when Bollinger wrote his books. Numerous railroad photographs also form part of the collection. SERIES 1...
Dates: 1900-1979

Edward D. Nicholson Papers

Identifier: WH588
Scope and Contents

Collection contains newspaper clippings, plaques and citations, correspondence, plus a few items concerning his father Samuel D. Nicholson. Correspondence includes a telegram from President Dwight D. Eisenhower and two letters from President Richard M. Nixon.

Dates: 1920-1979


Identifier: CONS119
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Much of the collection consists of correspondence, publications, minutes, and other materials from the numerous organizations for which Ed Hilliard served as an officer or founding member. Because of the grassroots nature of many, and the lack of a letterhead in some, many organizations blend together in a way that makes it hard to identify which created a specific document. The remainder of the collection is mostly devoted to subject files on Western history and travel, railroads, and...
Dates: 1910-1991


Identifier: WH422
SCOPE AND CONTENT The bulk of this collection dating from 1863-1902 contains the personal and professional correspondence of Edward Oliver Wolcott, as well as book lists and a ledger from his law library. Also included are letters sent to Wolcott's biographer, Thomas Fulton Dawson from 1909-1910. Collection also available on microfilm: Mflm182. SERIES 1 CORRESPONDENCE 1863-1898 BOX 1 This series contains Edward Oliver Wolcott's personal and...
Dates: 1863-1910


Identifier: WH638
Scope and Contents The collection documents Mr. McFadden's volunteer and philanthropic activities in the Denver gay community's organizations such as the Colorado AIDS Project, the Colorado Legal Initiatives Project and The Denver Gay Men's Chorus. Mr. McFadden collected correspondence, programs, memos, pamphlets and newsletters that originated from various gay organizations in Denver from the early 1990s through 2003. The papers remain open for additional material. ...
Dates: 1987-2002, undated


Identifier: WH99
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Elmer Orville Davis Papers consist of his research and writing on railroading and related topics in the United States with an emphasis on Colorado. Manuscripts and research material for his series of articles, Seventy-five Years Ago, comprise the bulk of the collection. Research material consists of notebooks, maps, tables of track laid, railroad schedules, diaries and newspaper clippings. Manuscripts include ...
Dates: 1865-1961


Identifier: WH1737
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection comprises notes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, maps, reports and articles that Ellis assembled during the course of various research projects. The bulk of the material relates to Ellis' proposed history of the area around Pando, Colorado and the Army's ski training facility at Camp Hale. Additional materials document Ellis' efforts to locate various Colorado boundary markers. Map plates and page layout proofs from Ellis' limited-edition 1983 book, ...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH651
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Eugene Field Collection spans the years 1860 to 1980 with the bulk of the material dating between 1880 to 1930. The collection includes handwritten manuscripts of Field's writings in verse and prose; correspondence between Field, his family, friends and colleagues; publications by or about Field; researchers correspondence and articles; and collections held by private and public institutions. This material conveys Eugene Field's personal and public life. The writings by Field...
Dates: 1860-1930


Identifier: WH165
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains political papers from Gove's term as a state senator, notebooks from his Dartmouth classes and newspaper clippings gathered into a scrapbook documenting his political career. SERIES 1 POLITICAL PAPERS 1909-1920 BOX 1 Newspaper clippings, correspondence, notes and speech transcripts comprise this series. SERIES 2 EDUCATION 1887-1888 BOX 1 This series consists of class...
Dates: 1887-1920


Identifier: WH283
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Twenty-two letters, written by George B. Chittenden to his mother during Ferdinand Hayden's Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories, comprise the collection. The letters span 1873 to 1877 and are arranged chronologically. Although sent out in twenty-two separate mailings, the correspondence includes forty-six separately dated entries penned from approximately forty different survey locations. Chittenden wrote the bulk of the correspondence during survey work in Colorado...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH31
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Ranging from 1879 to 1972, personal and mayoral papers comprise this collection. The papers include memos, correspondence, certificates and some financial papers. The photographs are of Denver projects and aerial views of Denver and surrounds during Begole's mayoral administration. SERIES 1 MAYORAL PAPERS 1930-1940 BOX 1-2 This series consists of financial papers and correspondence primarily for the Improvement and Parks Department as well...
Dates: 1879-1982


Identifier: WH479
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Correspondence, reports, memos and plans relating to the Department of Improvement and Parks comprise this collection. The papers range from 1922 to 1964. SERIES 1 DEPARTMENT OF IMPROVEMENT AND PARKS PAPERS 1922-1949 BOX 1-3 The papers in this series reflect the activities of the Department of Improvement and Parks. Correspondence from the public describes concern with street paving and alley vacation. Contracts, reports and correspondence...
Dates: 1922-1964


Identifier: TMD61
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection includes a typed copy of General Hays' memoir, limited correspondence, a Distinguished Service Medal citation and several biographical sketches prepared by the 10th Mountain Division Office of Public Relations. A copy of Hays' scrapbook also comprises a portion of the collection. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs and correspondence. However, the pages are not numbered and all scrapbook materials are copies. Numerous photograph copies include Hays'...
Dates: 1945-1978


Identifier: WH1097
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers range from 1950 to 2011, the bulk covering the years in which Kopel was a reporter, editor, legislator and unpaid assistant to legislators. Bills, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and memos regarding legislative issues comprise the bulk of the collection. Kopel's working papers, notes, speech transcripts and newspaper columns also constitute a part of the collection. Papers from Kopel's many neighborhood organizations are also included in the collection as well as papers...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: TMD23
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Numerous films, video tapes, slide presentations and photographs, which Eldredge accumulated during his tenure as 10th Mountain Division film historian, comprise the bulk of this collection. The films include original 8mm, Super 8, 16mm and 35mm format films that document the 10th Mountain Division's training at Mount Rainier, Washington and Camp Hale, Colorado. Primarily copies, the videos are not of professional quality. Papers acquired by Eldredge in his capacity as National...
Dates: 1941-2005


Identifier: WH2106
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Correspondence, programs, newspaper clippings and legislation comprise the bulk of the collection. Ranging from 1948 to 2012, the materials document Rubin's professional career. Personal materials include awards and certificates from organizations to which he belonged. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL CAREER 1949-2009 BOX 1-2 Correspondence, programs, speech transcripts, campaign materials and newspaper clippings constitute the papers of this series....
Dates: 1948-2009


Identifier: WH1484
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Hal Haney's papers document aspects of his life in Colorado, primarily his interest in Colorado tourism. Haney's column Haney Highlights from the 1950s and other travel articles by Haney are included. Papers from Haney's work as Assistant Director and Director of the Colorado Office of Tourism include correspondence, performance reviews, and newspaper clippings. Tourism workshop agendas and correspondence from Haney's business, Hal Haney...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: TMD119
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Letters written by Henry J. Perkins to his parents during World War II comprise the bulk of the collection. Limited military records, military memorabilia and correspondence documenting Perkins' efforts to volunteer for military service also form a portion of the collection. Photographs of Camp Hale, Colorado and photographic postcards from Gainesville, Texas complete the collection. SERIES 1 PAPERS 1942-1945 BOX 1 Letters that Perkins sent...
Dates: 1942-1946

Homer Wisecup Papers

Identifier: WH498
Scope and Contents

Collection contains family correspondence: greeting cards, postcards, letters, photograph, survey map, World War II ration coupon books.

Dates: 1935-1958


Identifier: CONS238
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1921–2004 and documents the activities of Howard Zahniser throughout his career with the U.S. Government and The Wilderness Society, as well as his posthumous conservationist legacy documented in clippings and correspondence created by his family. Materials consist of newsletters, reports, speech transcripts, congressional statements, correspondence, meeting minutes, publication drafts, notes, journals, poems, clippings, brochures, photographs, and audio recordings. The...
Dates: 1921-2004


Identifier: WH1996
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of materials written and collected by Hugh Fowler as a Colorado State Senator. Though he served from 1968 to 1980 the bulk of the papers range from 1972 to 1975. Records also document his advertising business from 1969 to 1975. The bulk of Fowler's legislative papers relate to education. As a commissioner on the Education Commission of the States, some of the materials relate to national education issues. The collection includes bills and...
Dates: 1969-1980


Identifier: WH17
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains Ira Austin’s legal and business papers, and those belonging to his wife Harriet, his children, and his brother Clement Austin. A few personal papers are included, among them correspondence and a treatise on temperance. The collection also contains many Boulder and Gilpin County land deeds and legal papers, some of which chronicle Austin’s land and mine ownership and his diverse business interests. Some legal papers do not belong to Ira Austin or his kin....
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH1454
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The J. Robert Welch papers includes appraisals, consignments, correspondence, financial records, reference materials and items of personal interest. The bulk of the material dates from 1968 - 2003, and includes photographs of appraised items. An unpublished manuscript by Marta Teodonno entitled The Universe in Man is included in the collection. SERIES 1 BUSINESS 1910-2000 BOX 1-3 This...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH616
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Correspondence, legal briefs, stock certificates and financial papers comprise this collection. With the exception of correspondence from Brown to his investor friend, R.L. Middleton in New York City in 1874 and Brown's letterbooks, most of the correspondence is directed to Brown. As the manager of the investment properties, he received detailed information about the operations. His papers provide insight in mining in Clear Creek County, Colorado, from 1870 to the 1890s. ...
Dates: 1850-1893

Jane Silverstein Ries Papers

Identifier: WH1785
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Jane Silverstein Ries Papers is comprised of client files, business records, awards and ephemera, architectural landscape drawings and photographs from Ries’ professional and personal life, including drawings and photographs from her childhood and her years as a student at Lowthorpe School of Landscape Architecture for Women. The collection spans nearly all of Reis’ life time (1909-2005), with a concentration on the peak of her career between the 1960s-1980s. Client files,...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH1711
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection consists of correspondence from Jerome Hudson to his brother, Nathaniel Hudson. One folder contains background information about Hudson and about the 6th Iowa Cavalry. Collection also available on microfilm: Mflm 196. SERIES 1 CORRESPONDENCE 1859-1865 BOX 1 Jerome Hudson's correspondence to his brother, Nathaniel, comprises this series. Each folder contains the original correspondence and a typed transcription....
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH1201
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The J.K. Mullen Foundation papers are divided into two main series, administration and philanthropy. The first series relates specifically to the daily administration of the Foundation. It is divided further into the following sections: administration, financial and investments. Included in investments are the Foundation's real estate transactions, stock trading, financial investments, and the Shorego Mining Company. The second series relates to the philanthropic actions of the...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: TMD65

The collection documents Magrath's Medal of Honor award and the monuments erected in his honor. Materials span 1943 to 2000 and include newspaper clippings, citations, orders, memorial service programs and manuscript drafts. Limited correspondence completes the collection.

Dates: 1943-2000