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Abstract Club 20 was organized by Preston Walker, publisher of the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, and a group of business leaders from across the Western Slope. While originally organized to acquire more highway funds for rural roads in western Colorado, the success of this venture led the group to work on other mutual concerns such as agriculture, timber, energy, uranium, oil shale, and tourism issues.
Dates: 1975 - 2015
Abstract The 10th Mountain Division was the alpine ski division of the U.S. military during World War II; the soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division trained in Colorado, California, and Washington State and fought in the Italian Alps.
Scope and Contents Portfolio from conference at Pennsylvania State University Dec., 2-3, 1977. Lists collections, acquisitions, publications, and ongoing research pertinent to coal mining. Also includes a survey of Coal Mining Archives.
Abstract The Colin B. Goodykoontz (1885-1958) Collection consists partly of personal materials of Goodykoontz, his family and relatives: genealogies, correspondence, diaries, account books, photographs, and postcards. However, academic and educational materials created and collected throughout his professional career represent the majority of the holding. These materials consist of books, manuscripts, articles, presentation papers, lecture notes and illustrative pieces, articles by mentors, papers...
Dates: 1857 - 1958
Abstract The Arts and Science Faculty Oral History Project contains oral interviews from prominent retired faculty whose careers extended from World War II until the 1990s. Included are deans and faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado at Boulder. The project was undertaken by the Retired Faculty Organization from 1984 to 1993. Some of the audiotapes were transcribed using funds granted by the University of Colorado’s President's Office.
Dates: 1984 - 1993
Dates: 1925 - 1965
Abstract A collection of articles about the College of the Southwest, Del Norte, Colorado, and the San Luis Valley. Included are histories of the College and the area; a letter to prospective students dated 1893; correspondence; 2 issues of "Colorado Magazine" containing articles on the College; 2 photos showing the observatory dome and the razing of the school in 1959; a book titled Hand on My Shoulder by Reverend Gabino Rendon; and a book titled Story of San Luis Valley by Frank Spencer.
Dates: 1876 - 1976
Abstract This photographic exhibit, organized by the Colorado chapter of the American Institute of Architects, records Colorado's architectural history from 1859-1959.
Abstract The Colorado Association of Conservation District serves as the unified voice for the conservation districts of Colorado, facilitating outreach, education and support of landowners in their stewardship of natural resources. They work with private farm and ranch landowners and small ranchette owners and other suburban developments to assist in wise and proper management of natural resources.
Abstract The working files of the Colorado Association of School Boards from 1940-1960 which comprises fourteen (14) manuscript boxes. Organized for the purpose of improving the efficiency of and effectiveness of public schools and public education in Colorado, the files over CASB correspondence, financial records, membership records, committees, conventions, state and district school boards, and legislative efforts.
Dates: 1939 - 1970
Abstract Photographs put together by the Colorado Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and displayed by the Smithsonian Institute’s Traveling Exhibition Service. Collection consists of negatives and photographs of Colorado towns, scenery, mountains, agriculture, mining, industries, and wildlife. The photographs predominately date from the 1920s and 1930s.
Abstract The collection holds miscellaneous records of unidentified business enterprises located in Colorado. Included is a grocery store daily cash sales and purchases journal for July, 1928. The unnamed retail outlet was located near Grand Lake on Colorado's Western Slope and purchased its merchandise from the Grandby Mercantile. The record book contains 12 pages of transactions. Also included is a bound volume of ore sampling records from January, 1904, through June, 1905. The records note that...
Dates: 1904 - 1928
Abstract AT 38
Abstract The Colorado Chautauqua Organization was organized in 1897 and holds sessions each summer in Boulder, Colorado. The collection contains the early history of Chautauqua, the programs and bulletins of the Colorado Chautauqua from 1902-1949.
Dates: 1892 - 1949
Abstract Promotional material distributed by the Colorado City Development Company about their planned real estate development near Pueblo.
Abstract Papers document efforts to assist Jewish families in the Soviet Union who had been refused the right to emigrate to gain exit visas. One of the most active member councils in the Union of Councils for Soviet Jews the papers include refusenik files, general files, materials from other Soviet Jewry groups, correspondence with politicians and government officials, Bar/ Bat Mitzvah twinning ceremonies, oversize materials as well as case files/ correspondence concerning Jews who emigrated from the...
Dates: 1970 - 1996
Abstract The Colorado Council of Churches was founded in 1926 as the Colorado Council of Religious Education by Jesse Arnold, former Boys' Work secretary of the Denver YMCA. The Denver Council of Religious Education came into being almost simultaneously. They maintained close but distinct relations until financial difficulties forced absorption of the Denver Council in 1967. While Christian education has always been the center of the Councils' endeavors, they have also been active in social concerns....
Dates: 1926 - 1968
Abstract Donated by the Rocky Flats Cold War Museum, the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Reading Room contains 210 linear feet of publications regarding Rocky Flats plant.
Dates: 1980 - 2000
Abstract The Colorado Education Association formed as an organization of teachers. Founded in 1875 as the Colorado Teacher’s Association, it continues as an influential organization for lobbying educational issues before the Colorado state legislature. The collection contains minutes of the Board of Directors, official programs, minutes of Delegate Assemblies, financial reports, and the Colorado School Journal.
Dates: 1876 - 1970
Abstract Newsletters and reports from various Colorado elected representatives. Included are reports from Gordon Allott, William Armstrong, Don Brotzman, Peter H. Dominick, Floyd K. Haskell, Dan Schaefer, David Skaggs and Tim Wirth.
Dates: 1962 - 1986
Abstract Campaign literature on all candidates, information pro and con on proposed Colorado Constitutional Amendments and material on the election by the League of Women Voters and results in local newspapers. Papers are from 1908 to 1990 and all papers were compiled by the staff of W.H.C.
Dates: 1908 - 1990
Dates: 1960 - 1983
Collection — Box: 1
Abstract The Colorado Federal District Court Oral History Project consists of a series of interviews with Colorado Federal District Court judges, family members, and associates of judges. The interviews were conducted between 1997 and 1998. Interviews were conducted with: Judge Frederick Winner, Judge John Porfilio, Judge JamesCarrigan, Judge John Kane, Jr., and Clerk of the Court James Manspeaker. In addition, interviews were held with the relatives and former clerks of some federal judges who are now...
Dates: 1997 - 1998
Abstract The Colorado State Federation of Women's Clubs was formed in Denver in 1895 to coordinate the activities of women's literary and educational clubs. The Federation involved itself with penal reform, child protection, and other reforms as well as its original literary purpose. The collection consists of a history of the Federation, yearbooks (1905-1959), and brochures of many of the affiliated local clubs, mostly dating to 1960. The Denver material dates from 1898. The Colorado Federation of...
Dates: 1895 - 2011
Abstract Subject files, publications, correspondence, and activity files on Colorado Freeze Voter, a Boulder-based, mid-1980s anti-nuclear organization which sought to organize voters against Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Facility, and nuclear weapons production and deployment. Also included are files on the "Great Peace March" of 1986, Boulder Bilateral Nuclear Freeze Campaign, and the Encirclement of Rocky Flats.
Dates: 1970 - 1980
- University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, Special Collections & Archives 1615
- University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, American Music Research Center 83
- CU Museum of Natural History 3
- Composers -- United States -- Archives 9
- Composers -- Archives 4
- Motion picture music -- Scores and parts 4
- Music -- United States 4
- Silent film music -- Scores and parts 4
- Collection catalogs 3
- Excavations (Archaeology) 3
- Jewish Renewal 3
- Music -- History and criticsm 3
- Popular music -- United States 3
- Slides (photographs). 3
- University of Colorado, Boulder. College of Music -- Faculty 3
- Business correspondence 2
- Country music 2
- Excavations (Archaeology) -- Photographs 2
- Field notes 2
- Folk music -- Colorado 2
- Folklore -- Colorado 2
- Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Antiquities 2
- Musicals Excerpts Scores 2 ∧ less
- English 1662
- Spanish; Castilian 7
- German 4
- English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
- French 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Anthropology Division 1
- Carnegie Institution of Washington. Division of Historical Research 1
- Godfrey, Robert (Robert J.), 1941-1988 1
- Morris, Ann Axtell, 1900-1945 1
- Morris, Earl Halstead, 1889-1956 1