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Colorado Springs/CC District Railway

 Collection
Identifier: COU:432
Abstract

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
Identifier: COU-440
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:437
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:438
Abstract

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

Dates: 1914 - 1958

Colorado Sugar Manufacturing Company

 Collection
Identifier: COU:439
Abstract

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

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Identifier: COU:441
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:442
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:443
Abstract

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

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:446
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:447
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:449
Abstract

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

 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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:452
Abstract

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

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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

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Identifier: COU:2477

Conference on World Affairs collection

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Identifier: COU:3805
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:456
Abstract

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

Dates: 1946 - 1950

Conrad McBride papers

 Collection
Identifier: COU:4009
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: COU:458
Abstract

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

 Collection
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

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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

Continuing Education and Extension Center papers

 Collection
Identifier: COU:2495
Abstract

The University of Colorado’s Division of Continuing Education was originally called the Extension Center from 1912-1950s. The major objective of this division was to create a place for individuals to learn about information technology who were unable to attend a traditional four-year university. The collection contains the division’s records and files from the 1920s until the 1980s.

Dates: 1920 - 1989

Coors International Bicycle Classic

 Collection
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

Council Of Deans Records

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Identifier: COU:2012
Abstract Collection consists a portion of the minutes of the Council of Deans of the University of Colorado, formed under the aegis of the President until 1974, when the new multi-campus university system placed the Deans of the Boulder Campus under the new Chancellor of the Boulder Campus. The Council of Deans met to establish and oversee academic standards, policies and procedures between their respective colleges and between the campus at Boulder and the centers in Denver and Colorado Springs...
Dates: 1959 - 1979

Country School Legacy

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Identifier: COU:468
Abstract 1975-1984 Andrew Gulliford, then a school teacher in Western Colorado, directed the Country School Legacy Project, 1980-1982. Funded by NEH, the project created historical collections about the one room school house in each of eight western states: Colorado, North and South Dakota, Nebraska, Nevada, Utah, Montana and Wyoming. This archive documents Gulliford's activities related to the project. It includes correspondence, staff research reports, printed material and original sources...
Dates: 1975 - 1984

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