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African Americans -- Colorado.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

African American Census Material

Identifier: ARL42
Scope and Contents This material seems to be the result of work compiled by a dissertation student or other high-level researcher. Various handwritten and typed demographic data that relate to nineteenth (and early twentieth) century black populations in Colorado and Wyoming counties and cities appears. Highlights: 1870-1880 U.S. WY Territory Census; 1871-1908 Fairmount Cemetery (Denver); 1880 Riverside Cemetery (Denver), vol. 1 and 2; 1860 Arapahoe County Census; 1866-1899 and 1921 Denver Black Directory;...
Dates: 1870-1914

Carolyn Jones Medine Papers

Identifier: ARL22
Scope and Contents

Relates mostly to Odyssey West Magazine; material includes photographic files, award certificates and plaques, and publications of Odyssey West. Photograph files consist of many figures throughout the African American community, both at the national and local level. In addition, includes information (publications, art, and covers) that pertains to Odyssey, Afro-Denver, Afro Colorado, and Colorado Lifestyle - - publications for which Jones played a role.

Dates: 1978-1994

Earl Mann Papers

Identifier: ARL13
Scope and Contents

Includes material relating to Mann's military career, personal life, and his involvement in public affairs as a member of the Colorado State Legislature. Collection is rich in correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and publications that relate to African Americans in the 1940s-1960s.

Dates: 1902-1968

Grant Family Papers

Identifier: ARL8
Scope and Contents

Includes family photographs, manuscripts, diplomas, awards, and certificates.

Dates: 1924-2004

Isaac Edward Moore Papers

Identifier: ARL4
Scope and Contents

Includes photographs, correspondence, legal materials, and memos from Moore's law career and campaigns as a Democratic candidate for the Colorado State House of Representatives.

Dates: 1948-2003

Jennie Moore Papers

Identifier: ARL15
Scope and Contents

Original, unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to Moore's life.

Dates: 1956-1981

Kathleen Bruÿn Papers

Identifier: WH50
Scope and Contents

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contains corrected typescripts, notes, correspondence, other research material for Kathleen Bruÿn's two books; includes unpublished manuscript (1930s): New deal for Olympus by husband, Marcel Bruÿn.

Dates: 1930s-1971

King M. Trimble Papers

Identifier: ARL16
Scope and Contents

Contains many secondary items (laudatory certificates, photocopied documents) and ephemeral realia (tuxedo, cowboy hat, cowboy boots, eyeglasses, racquetball racquet, stationery).

Dates: 1972-2001

Negro in early Colorado

Identifier: C MSS -M644
Scope and Contents

Paper on African Americans in Colorado written for a course at Metropolitan State College, Denver. Includes bibliography.

Dates: Check date

Scott United Methodist Church Records

Identifier: ARL212
Scope and Contents

Collection contains records related to the operational, social and music related operations of the church.

Dates: 1901-2005