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Colorado Shakespeare Festival Records

Identifier: COU:2436

The Colorado Shakespeare Festival was officially established in 1958 by Jack Crouch, yet its existence was facilitated by Shakespeare scholar James Sandoe. It draws large crowds every year and was the first non-professional company to complete Shakespeare’s canon. The CSF also provides a couple of educational programs to get students K-12 involved in the Bard’s tales of tragedy, drama, and comedy.

Dates: 1958 - 1999

Colorado skiing and hiking photographs

Identifier: COU:12
Scope and Contents

A collection of 75 glass plate negatives and lantern slides containing people hiking and skiing, mountain scenes, and other images around Boulder and Estes Park, Colorado.

Dates: circa 1900

Colorado Society of Colonial Dames

Identifier: COU-431

Survey of Colorado's more notable courthouses and the counties where they are located. Included is historical information about the formation of each county, including dates and selection of their names, and courthouse photographs.

Dates: Undated

Colorado Springs/CC District Railway

Identifier: COU:432

The Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek Railway built the third railroad into Cripple Creek in 1901. It was nicknamed the "Short Line." After many ownership changes and financial problems, the roadbed was sold in 1922 and was converted into a scenic toll road. The collection contains correspondence, record books, time tables, field notebooks, and detailed route maps of the Railway and of related companies.

Dates: 1897 - 1922

Colorado State and Territorial Boards of Immigration collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: COU:440

The Board of Immigration was organized by the Territorial Legislature in 1870. Its purpose was to promote the settlement and development of Colorado. It was succeeded by the State Board of Immigration and State Bureau of Immigration and Statistics. Together they circulated innumerable pamphlets and brochures in Europe and the United States. The collection contains some of these publications describing Colorado for potential settlers.

Dates: 1872 - 1930

Colorado State Federation of Labor records

Identifier: COU:437

The Colorado State Federation of Labor was organized in 1896 to coordinate the efforts of the state's labor unions. Its industrial union emphasis prevented it from affiliating with the AFL until 1905. When the AFL combined with the CIO in 1955, the State Federation merged with the Colorado Industrial Union Council to form the Colorado Labor Council (# 1139).

Dates: 1896 - 1955

Colorado State Grange records

Identifier: COU:438

The Colorado State Grange was organized in the 1870s as an educational and social organization for farmers.

Dates: 1914 - 1958

Colorado Sugar Manufacturing Company

Identifier: COU:439

Collection contains manuscript copies of five articles and one 500 page study by William May on the founding of Colorado's beet sugar industry at Grand Junction in 1899. Included are published copies of his articles from "Colorado West Sunday Magazine" of the Grand Junction Sentinel, September and November 1975.

Dates: 1973 - 1975

Colorado Territorial Delegates letters to congress

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: COU:441

Autobiographical letters by four of Colorado's territorial delegates to Congress: Hiram P. Bennet, Allen A. Bradford, George Chilcott and John Evans.

Dates: 1864 - 1867

Colorado Theater Records

Identifier: COU:442

Pioneers and miners brought theater to Colorado during its first decades of settlement. The Colorado Theater Collection is a composite collection of programs, season announcements, invitations, tickets and publicity information from Colorado theaters. Programs for vaudeville, opera, plays and individual performances are also included. The programs in the collection range in date from 1879 to 1979.

Dates: 1879 - 1979

Colorado Vietnam Veterans Against the War records

Identifier: COU:443

The national Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW) is an organization that was created in 1967 to provide for the rights of all veterans in the United States. The Colorado branch of the VVAW existed from at least the middle of 1971-May 1972. The Colorado Vietnam Veterans Against the War Collection contains editions of the Colorado organization’s monthly newsletter of the group, Hoa Binh (peace), published between December 1971-May 1972.

Dates: 1971 - 1972

Colorado Water Congress records

Identifier: COU:444
Abstract The Colorado Water Congress (CWC) was organized (c.1959) to bring about the advancement of programs for the conservation, development and protection of the water resources of Colorado. It was also formed to consolidate the variety of information produced by the many water related organizations. It has members from every Colorado watershed and every classification of water user. The materials in this collection relate to water at the organization level, the State level and the Federal...
Dates: 1959 - 1980

Colorado Women's Christian Temperance Union papers

Identifier: COU:446

This collection contains information about the Temperance movement in Boulder and Colorado from the founding of the Boulder WCTU in 1881 to 1985. Efforts are being made to keep the records current. Included in the collection are the minute and treasurer’s books, the guest books for Rest Cottage, and numerous books, newspapers, and pamphlets about temperance and the WCTU.

Dates: 1881 - 1985

Colorado Women's Political Caucus records

Identifier: COU:447

The CWPC formed on the national, state and local level to organize the political power of women. This collection contains papers from 1973-1983 for the Colorado State Caucus primarily but also includes some local and national caucus material. Boulder and Colorado Springs had the largest local caucuses. Additional reference material about women’s activities in Colorado between 1973 and 1983 is also included.

Dates: 1973 - 1983

Columbine Mine Incident Collection

Identifier: COU:449

The Columbine Mine Incident took place on November 21, 1927, during the mine workers’ attempt to picket the working conditions and wages of the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company. Unidentified members of the newly-instated Colorado State Police shot into a crowd of some two to six hundred picketers, killing six and wounding twenty.

Dates: 1927

Columbine Mine Massacre collection

Identifier: COU:450
Abstract This collection contains two copies of the Weld county coroner’s inquest into the deaths of John Eastenes and Nick Spanudakhis, November 22-23, 1927. As miners picketing the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company at the Columbine mine in Serene, Colorado, both men were shot to death by members of the Colorado State Police on November 21, 1927 in an act of crowd control. The coroner’s inquest contains the testimony of the doctor who first attended the dead men, representatives of the state police, and...
Dates: 1927

Comision de Derechos Humanos de El Salvador collection

Identifier: COU:452

Case files in Spanish documenting killings, extrajudicial executions, disappearances, torture, and other human rights abuses in El Salvador 1974-1992.

Dates: 1974 - 1992

Committee of Concerned Scientists papers

Identifier: COU:451
Abstract Files contain the papers of Dr. Melvin Pomerantz from his tenure, as a founder, co-chair and member of the Committee for Concerned Scientists (1972-1994). The collection of papers includes a great deal of the Committee for Concerned Scientists’ correspondence, meeting notes, and information on specific cases in which they became involved. The bulk of the collection deals with the significant role C.C.S. played in pursuing the advancement of human rights of scientists in all parts of the...
Dates: 1972 - 1994

Compiled Arts

Identifier: COU:2477

Conference on World Affairs collection

Identifier: COU:3805

The Conference on World Affairs is a one week event at the University of Colorado at which journalists, scholars, writers, musicians, government officials, and international figures meet to discuss world, national, local and personal affairs. The materials in the collection (1948-1998) include programs, audio tapes, video tapes, photographs, papers, and one oversize scrapbook.

Dates: 1948 - 1999

Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) Collection

Identifier: COU:456

The Congress of Industrial Organization (CIO) Reports contain copies of professional reports and internal correspondence.

Dates: 1946 - 1950

Conrad McBride papers

Identifier: COU:4009

Conrad McBride was a long-term CU Boulder Political Science professor and an expert on the American presidency and natural resource management. The McBride Collection consists of textbooks, bound reports, and congressional records spanning the years 1930-1993.

Dates: 1972 - 1990

Consolidated Ditch Company records

Identifier: COU:458

Two local companies organized to divert waters of Fall River, for Gilpin County miners, merged to form the Consolidated Ditch Co. on July 21, 1859. Charter with 30 years exclusive rights was obtained from Jefferson Territorial Government and the canal was completed July 19, 1860. Paid for itself in the first year. New York syndicate later gained control. The collection contains minutes and Board of Directors, Stock Records and journal and ledger.

Dates: 1859 - 1868

Consolidated Mining Brokerage Company

Identifier: COU-459
Scope and Contents

Reports to stockholders on the Company's interests in the Black Wonder Gold and Silver Mining Co. and the West End Mill, both in Lake City, Colorado. Also various blank forms of the brokerage company.

Dates: 1890

Constantine A. Raises papers

Identifier: COU:1327
Abstract The Constantine A. Raises Collection consists mostly of materials pertaining to the Floating University academic program active between 1926 and 1936, and connected to Raises’ direct involvement. Artifacts of the collection include books, itineraries, souvenirs, and photographs documenting early voyages. There are also promotional materials and applications, publicity clippings written by Raises and others, as well as correspondence, reports, and financial records (managed by Raises in...
Dates: 1926 - 1985

Coors International Bicycle Classic

Identifier: COU:462
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of official publications issued by the sponsoring organizations. This bicycle race, which was run over mountainous highways as well as urban environs, was begun by Celestial Seasons, a Boulder, Colorado, maker and distributor of herbal teas, in the 1970's. Formerly known as the Red Zinger, the race later was sponsored by the Coors Brewing Company of Golden, Colorado, and expanded to become the Coors International Bicycle Classic.

Dates: 1977 - 1983

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