UA. University of Colorado Boulder History and Records
Found in 119 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The Norlin Quadrangle Historic District at the University of Colorado, was officially made a National Historic District in 1980. The Norlin Quadrangle Historic District Photo Collection consists of 45 photographs of buildings, landscaping, and general scenic views of the Norlin Quadrangle. There are twelve buildings included in the Historic District, which includes 335 acres of land. Guide available in Special Collections and Archives.
Dates: 1879 - 1980
Scope and Contents Irma White Reed and Stanley Morton Reed attended the University of Colorado during the 1910s and 1920s. The collection contains correspondence, photographs, and papers related to their experiences while at CU.
Dates: 1910 - 1920
Abstract Robert Greene was a former graduate student at the University of Colorado. Greene was an activist in the Boulder area during the late 1960’s and the early 1970’s. The collection includes material on Anti-Vietnam War, activism of the 1960’s and 1970’s, and WFM/IUMMSW.
Dates: 1968 - 1983
Abstract Robert Eugene Sievers was born in Anthony, Kansas on March 28, 1935. He received his BS (in 1956) at the University of Tulsa, and both his MS (in 1958) and Ph.D. (1n 1960) at the University of Illinois, in Chemistry. He worked for the Aerospace Reasearch Labs at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base from 1960-1975, also holding concurrent positions as a visiting professor at the University of Tubingen, Germany in 1968-1969, and adjunct professor at Wright State University 1969-1975. He has been a...
Dates: 1967 - 1975
Abstract Robert L. Stearns was the sixth President of the University of Colorado at Boulder and served from 1939 until 1953. Before he became President, he served as the Dean of the Law School at CU-Boulder. This collection includes financial and legal information, congratulatory correspondence for his appointment as President, documents concerning his military service, as well as correspondence from his later years.
Dates: 1872 - 1977
Abstract Roger Williams Woodbury was elected Regent of the University of Colorado and served one term between 1884-1890. His life included federal service during the Civil War, a career in journalism in New Hampshire and Colorado, and Denver positions in banking. His journals detail Woodbury’s family history (both ancient and modern), as well as providing an autobiographical account of his life. His third journal gives an account of his Civil War service. The fifth journal details a trip Woodbury took...
Dates: 1841 - 1896
Abstract Rosetta Wolcott, wife of Charles A. Wolcott, was a teaching assistant for Mary Rippon at the University of Colorado at Boulder and in 1920 joined the staff of the Romance Language Dept., retiring as Assistant Professor in French and Spanish in 1948. She then served as a correspondence instructor in the Extension Division. She also traveled to Europe on several occasions. Papers include diaries for the years 1904-1909, 1948-1970; autograph books from 1888 and 1891; and memorabilia.
Dates: 1904 - 1970
Abstract The Silver & Gold Record, the administration, faculty, and staff news organ of the University of Colorado was established in 1970. The collection includes an alphabetical clipping file for the years, 1970-1985, which was probably used as a research file for S&G Record staff. Also included are reports and documents relating to the origin of S&G Record. The collection also contains minutes from the faculty and staff editorial committee for the years, 1970-1985.
Dates: 1970 - 2009
Abstract Files of the Non Traditional Students Center and single parents on campus, 1978-1981.
Dates: 1978 - 1981
Scope and Contents The collection consists of student response papers pertaining to the Persian Gulf War in 1991. Responses to the war in general, to where the students were when the war began, and letters from the students to their future children are included. Obtained from HIST 1025 recitation classes.
Abstract A research paper on the Colorado Ku Klux Klan, titled Cloaks of Little Courage. Written by University of Colorado student, Thomas Meier, for Dr. Hal Bridge’s class, American Society and Thought Since 1860.
Abstract The Town and Gown Club is an organization of men from the University of Colorado and Boulder, Colorado businesses who meet monthly for discussions on numerous subjects. It was begun on October 24, 1925 by Doctors George Light, E.C. Eckhardt, Lucius Reed, George Reynolds and Robert Sterling, and continues to function. The collection contains a brief history of the club and membership lists.
Dates: 1925 - 1972
Abstract Papers and records (1901-1991) documenting the organization and activities of the various alumni organizations of the University of Colorado. Founded in 1882 as an independent organization of alumni, the Alumni Association gains funding and direct university supervision in 1921. Between 1912 and 1951 the association established 51 chapters. During its first 114 years, the Alumni Association blended university fundraising with social public relations and historical functions. In 1996 the Alumni...
Dates: 1901 - 1991
Abstract The Office of Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Services for the Boulder Campus of University of Colorado first appears in the University of Colorado Student Directory in 1980. The Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Services consists mostly of annual reports from 1980-19983 and admission correspondence of different schools.
Dates: 1980 - 1983
Abstract The Office of Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs for the Boulder Campus of the University of Colorado first appears in the University of Colorado Student Directory in 1974, as part of a general restructuring of the University of Colorado into a four campus system. The Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; Faculty Affairs Collection consists mostly of files regarding the faculty of Boulder Campus from 1974 to 1980.
Dates: 1974 - 1980
Abstract Papers contain the files, reports, correspondence, speeches, memoranda, and policies of the Chancellor's Office, University of Colorado at Boulder. The four campus system was created at the University of Colorado in 1972 and began operations in 1974. These records officially date from 1974 to 1989, but contain some files and documents dating from the late 1960s which were brought forward on an issue by issue basis. The four campuses, Boulder, Denver, Health Sciences Center, and Colorado...
Dates: 1974 - 1989
Abstract The Cosmopolitan Club is one of the oldest student clubs still in operation. Organized in 1922, the Club was intended to be a social welcoming organization for international students in the face of a rising tide of anti-immigrant sentiment. By the late 1930s the Cosmo Club had developed into the only international and consciously multi-ethnic organization on campus, heavily influencing the early CU civil rights efforts (1938-1945). After WWII a proliferation of academic and student...
Dates: 1923 - 1988
Abstract This collection contains the cumulative, numerical evaluations of faculty by students, or Faculty Course Questionnaires (FCQ), 1975 to the present. The evaluations were conducted by class of individual faculty. The raw data is distributed to the evaluated faculty and copies of the FCQs are mailed to the College, Department, and faculty member. One set of the FCQs is sent to the Archives every semester. Evaluations are numerically listed by department and college. From 1975 to the fall of...
Dates: 1974 - 2017
Abstract Graduate work at the University of Colorado began early in the school’s history in 1883 and became its own separate school in 1906. Throughout the Graduate School’s history, many changes in its structure and function have been made. The Graduate School Collection documents these changes and the School’s history through Graduate Faculty and Executive Committee on Graduate School minutes, applications to the school and numerous documents on the School’s administration.
Dates: 1905 - 1996
Abstract The Hiking Club at the University of Colorado at Boulder has a long history as the school’s oldest student organization. Since its inception, it has provided a variety of outdoor activities for CU students and faculty, as well as the Boulder community. With a large alumni association the Hiking Club has established a far reaching network, spanning over generations of former members.
Dates: 1919 - 1983
Abstract The University of Colorado Boulder Photograph Collection is an aggregation of photographs donated to the Archives over the years pertaining to the campus. Please look under 'Digital Material' to download an item listing for this collection, or use the following link:
Dates: 1877-circa 1979
Abstract The Post-Studio Art Teaching Collection contains materials collected and used by the CU Boulder Libraries for instruction in Post-Studio Art classes.
Abstract This collection contains material received from several University of Colorado departments that have provided publicity and public relations services to the University, including photography, publicity publications, film and video, news and other media. Although there were many changes to the department name and structure, the core services have remained the same.
Content Description Compilation of University of Colorado scrapbooks from residence halls and individuals.
Dates: 1900 - 1955
Abstract The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs for the Boulder Campus of the University of Colorado, first appears in the University of Colorado Student Directory in 1974, as part of a general restructuring of the University of Colorado into a four campus system. The Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Collection contains mostly academic and administrative records regarding the colleges, departments, and centers of Boulder Campus, 1970-1987.
Dates: 1970 - 1987
Abstract The Office of Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Services for the Boulder Campus of University of Colorado first appears in the University of Colorado Student Directory in 1980. The Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Services consists mostly of annual reports from 1980-1983 and admission correspondence of different schools.
Dates: 1968 - 1990
Abstract The University of Colorado Budget Office collection contains ledgers and financial statements dating from 1920-97. This includes: Administrative Budget Committee and General Files (1947-1970), B.C.A.s (1947-19XX), Financial Reports and Statements (1920-64), Boulder Campus Request Budget & Personnel Roster (1941-97), Colorado Springs Campus Request Budget & Personal Roster (1972-90), Denver Campus Request Budget & Personnel Roster (1972-90), the Medical Center Request Budget &...
Dates: 1897 - 1997