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Colorado Architecture photograph collection

Identifier: COU:372

Scope and Contents

This photographic exhibition, circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, is a capsule record of the amazing progress of architecture in Colorado. The exhibition was organized by the Colorado chapter of the American Institute of Architects, with F. Lamar Kelsey as chairman of the Exhibits Committee. Photographs within the collection are by Guy Burgess, Winter Prather, Warren Reynolds, Ezra Stoller, and the Colorado Historical Society.


  • Creation: 1959

Biographical / Historical

Photographs of the One Hundred Years of Colorado Architecture collection were compiled by the Colorado Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and displayed by the Smithsonian’s Traveling Exhibition Service for one year before being donated to the Archives at the University of Colorado at Boulder.


.5 linear feet

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This photographic exhibit, organized by the Colorado chapter of the American Institute of Architects, records Colorado's architectural history from 1859-1959.

Custodial History

Gift of Dean Devon Carlson, March 11, 1965

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, Rare and Distinctive Collections Repository

1720 Pleasant Street
184 UCB
Boulder Colorado 80503 United States