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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 152 Collections and/or Records:


Identifier: WH1919
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Since the 1980s, John “Jock” Mitchell, III stored the archives of the Colorado Arlberg Club in a file cabinet in his basement. Mitchell, a member since 1975 and former President, acted as the Club’s historian. Recognizing the significance of the Club’s papers in the history of skiing and the development of Colorado ski resorts, the Club decided to organize their papers in 2004. The papers of the Colorado Arlberg Club span the years 1921-2005. The series are organized...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH1960
Scope and Contents The papers in this collection range from 1966 to 2012 with the bulk of the records dating from the formation of the regional library service systems in 1976 to dissolution in 2004. Most of the documents mandated by state law for each system are included, such as annual reports, audit reports, long range plans and membership council and governing board meeting minutes. The collection also contains statewide documents related to all of the systems, as well as beginning records for the Colorado...
Dates: 1966-2012


Identifier: WH1088
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Colorado White Water Association papers document the organization’s activities in the development and promotion of canoeing and kayaking in Colorado. The collection is centered on Clyde Jones, one of the original organizers of both the Colorado White Water Association and American White Water Affiliation. Jones served as president and conservation chairperson for the Colorado White Water Association. In addition, he was the executive secretary of the American White Water Affiliation....
Dates: 1947-1983


Identifier: WH2075
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The bulk of the collection contains administrative records, awards, audio-visual materials, clippings, correspondence, costume designs, fund raising materials, photographs, programs, publicity materials, and a scrapbook generated during David Taylor's tenure as Artistic Director of the David Taylor Dance Theatre. Similar materials detail the operation of the company's ballet school (1977-2006). Additional programs and posters documenting...
Dates: 1977-2012


Identifier: TMD324
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Deborah Bankart Eddy collection consists primarily of correspondence to and from her family and friends during the time she served overseas with the Red Cross; Red Cross memorabilia; memorabilia from the National Ski Association and John Jay film productions; German, American , and Red Cross uniform patches and pins; miscellaneous pamphlets and newspaper clippings; photographs and a scrapbook.The Roger Eddy collection (formerly M1868 Roger Eddy papers) that was merged with...
Dates: TBD


Identifier: WH2244
Scope and Contents The collection spans 1893–2012, documenting the activities of the Denver Branch of the Needlework Guild of America (NGA) through nearly 120 years of operation as a charitable organization. Materials consist of annual reports, newsletters, financial records, correspondence, meeting minutes, subject files, brochures, scrapbooks, ledgers, charts, and photographs. The bulk of the material in the collection dates from the 1980s–2012. SERIES 1 OPERATIONS...
Dates: 1893–2012


Identifier: WH749
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans the years 1981 to 2005. It follows the life of Denver NeVaar who explores identity through his “spiritual alter-ego” Sister Who. Sister Who created a public access television show titled Sister Who Presents of which the Denver Public Library possesses videotapes in the Western History Collection. The videos are numbered 1 – 106, in order of completion. Sister Who taped episodes 56 through 83 in Billings, Montana, and the...
Dates: 1981-2018

Dr. Justina Ford Collection

Identifier: ARL260
Scope and Contents

Quarter linear foot box of clippings and research materials relating to Dr. Justina Ford created after her death in 1952. One tube of undated b/w photographs.

Dates: 1952-1988, 2021


Identifier: WH1282
Scope and Contents The Dunklee Family Papers consists of correspondence, business, political, and organizational files, reports, scrapbooks, and photographs, spanning the years 1864 - 2002. Documents primarily cover the careers of Edward V. Dunklee and David V. Dunklee. In addition, the collection contains the papers of George F. Dunklee, Mary Vaughan Dunklee, Thomas Pulliam, George Vaughan, and other related family members. The collection is organized into sections according to the family members. The...
Dates: 1864-2002


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: 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


Identifier: WH1226
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Edwin Palmer Hoyt collection (1919 - 1979) contains material pertaining to both his professional and personal life. His professional papers include material from throughout his career at the Oregonian and The Denver Post. Speeches given by Hoyt and his records from The Denver Post comprise the majority of the professional material. These records include...
Dates: TBD

Elbert "Big Al" Richardson Jr. Papers

Identifier: ARL202
Content Description

Collection contains awards, photographs, correspondence, 9th Infantry Division Fort Carson yearbook and Richardson's obituary.

Dates: circa 1954-2016


Identifier: WH628
Scope and Contents Personal papers and oversize material comprise the collection. The earliest records are papers of Eleanor Bliss’ parents dating from 1837. The majority of the collection dates from Bliss’ early life to the early 1990’s. Correspondence sent and received from Bliss and family and friends comprises part of the collection. Manuscripts written by Bliss, material collected by her on her travels, and directories and brochures from organizations of which she was a member comprise a portion of the...
Dates: 1837-1992, undated


Identifier: WH1875
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Items in this collection pertain specifically to the research and manuscript drafts Elizabeth MacMillan completed for her book Elyria: Denver's Forgotten Suburb (1881-1941), starting in the late 1990s and ending when the book was published in 2004. Interfiled within the book manuscripts are original photographs and research notes. Additional research of census transcriptions, land ownership records, and meeting minute notes from the Elyria...
Dates: 1880-2004


Identifier: WH1807
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The bulk of the collection consists of biographical materials about Colorado artists and their artwork. Also included are flyers for art exhibitions at Colorado institutions. SERIES 1 ELIZABETH SCHLOSSER FINE ART GALLERY 1990-2005 BOX 1 Materials related to Schlosser's art gallery business comprise this series. These materials include newsletters (Visions and ...
Dates: 1923-2005

Elliot Alonzo Draine Papers

Identifier: ARL205
Content Description

Collection contains photographs, awards, certificates, ephemera, and a family bible.

Dates: 1866-1980


Identifier: CONS250
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Original manuscripts of Mills articles and lectures comprise the bulk of the collection. Book reviews, newspaper clippings and biographical essays are also included. A photograph album and numerous individual photographs, primarily comprising black and white scenic photographs that Mills shot in and around Rocky Mountain National Park and Long's Peak, Colorado complete the collection. SERIES 1 ARTICLES, LECTURES BY ENOS A. MILLS (MANUSCRIPTS)...
Dates: 1896-1954


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: TMD22
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1938 to 2006. Hames' World War II correspondence and photographs comprise the bulk of the material. His memoirs, limited memorabilia and his personal military records complete the collection. SERIES 1 EUGENE HAMES PAPERS 1938-2006 BOX 1 The series contains Hames' military records, memoirs and correspondence. Limited memorabilia competes the series SERIES 2 PHOTOGRAPHS 1943-2003...
Dates: 1938-2006


Identifier: WH1024
Scope and Contents The collection comprises papers pertaining to the operation of the Gammon ranch, the Gammon family genealogy and manuscripts. The collection also contains a small amount of personal papers. The records of the Gammon ranch primarily document the fiscal management. Eugene and Gertrude Gammon authored several manuscripts that were based on the ranch and El Paso County, Colorado. These manuscripts provide additional insight into life on the ranch during the early 1900s. Extensive...
Dates: 1840-1975


Identifier: WH1004
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers of the Gates Family Foundation range from 1956 to 2006. They mainly consist of requests from Colorado organizations to the Foundation for grants and the paperwork generated by the approval or denial of funds. All non-profit, the organizations vary from historical societies to groups helping addicts or troubled youth to Denver institutions such as the zoo and public television programs. Some out-of-state organizations made requests and were occasionally granted funds based upon...
Dates: 1956-2006


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: 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

Gordon Sign Company Records

 Collection — Library i drive Digital Accessions AIPs; WH2385 Gordon Sign Company Records
Identifier: WH2385
Content Description

All materials are digital. Photographs, newsletters, promotional materials, product photographs of custom signs (some neon signs) made by Gordon Sign Company. Materials from Gordon Sign Company dated between 1900-1999.

Dates: 1900-1999

Gwendolyn L. Crenshaw Papers

Identifier: ARL182
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs, ephemera and materials to Crenshaw's work with the Blair-Caldwell library.

Dates: 1976-2003


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: 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