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Overview The Albert E. Kane Collection consists of the World War II files of Albert E. Kane (1901-1992). Albert E. Kane attended various schooling, including various degrees from Columbia and other universities around the world. He was also a graduate of the Harvard US Navy Japanese Language School, then co-located at Harvard and Berkley in 1941, and later established at the University of Colorado in Boulder from (1942-1946). Kane traveled in Japan and China prior to World War Two. During the War Kane...
Dates: 1914 - 1971
Overview Albert E. Seep was the president of the Mine & Smelter Supply Co., founded in 1895 by Eben Smith, who sold out to Albert Seep’s father Joseph, in 1901. The Mine & Smelter Supply Co. later merged with Colorado Iron Works, founded in 1860, by J.W. Nesmith, President. Then in 1905 the Mine & Smelter Supply Co. bought rights to concentrating table from A.R Wilfley who became a director. In 1912 Frank E. Marcy of Salt Lake office developed the Marcy Ball and Marcy Rod Mill, improving...
Dates: 1884 - 1957
Overview Albert G. Barris was an undergraduate on the Boulder campus during the 1915-1916 academic year. He later received a Baccalaureate in Mechanical Engineering and resided in Aspen, Colorado. This small collection includes his student handbook for 1915-1916 and a photograph of him on his 90th birthday.
Overview The Albert Nance Papers consist of a single letter-copy book with entries ranging from 1886-1889. Nance was a real estate owner and telegraph operator who served as Colorado State Treasurer from 1893 through 1894.
Dates: 1886 - 1889
Overview The Albert O. Weissberg collection consists of the original World War II correspondence from Lieutenant Albert O. Weissberg to his wife, Muriel. Weissberg graduated from the US Navy Japanese Language School located at the University of Colorado at Boulder from 1942-1946. He was assigned to JIPOA in Pearl Harbor, served in the field during the final stage of the Okinawa campaign, and was stationed in Tokyo during the Occupation of Japan. These letters contain a view of the cultural and social...
Dates: 1944 - 1945
Scope and Contents Reports on the Albion Mining properties, 32 miles northwest of Boulder, copies of maps of the properties, and microfilm copies of 2 bound volumes of company records.
Dates: 1915 - 1936
Overview The Alexander Warner Photo Collection is a collection photographs, the bulk of which were taken before 1955, of areas in Colorado and around the Western United States. Most of the photographs are landscapes or buildings in small rural or abandoned towns, with a small number of candid images.
Overview The Alfred Lacey Hough Papers consists of correspondence, military orders and certificates, and family papers of Alfred Lacey Hough (1824-1908), Sergeant in the 17th Pennsylvania Volunteers (1861), Officer in the 19th U.S. Infantry (1862-1865), and career U.S. Army Officer (1865-1890). The collection contains military orders, reports and recommendations, 1861-1879; military commissions, 1855-1904; correspondence between A.L. Hough and his wife, Mary Jane Hough, 1861-1883; letters from various...
Dates: 1855 - 1890
Overview The Alfred M. Cressler papers including short stories, plays, and miscellaneous materials.
Dates: 1902 - 1938
Overview Microfilm copies of letters describing life in Colorado during the 1859 gold rush. Originals are at the Wisconsin State Historical Society.
Dates: 1859 - 1862
Overview Alice McDonald was community volunteer and an Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) activist in Boulder, Colorado from the 1970s through the 1990s. The Alice McDonald Collection includes materials that focus on equal rights in women’s education. This collection contains decades of newspaper clippings and articles and information on government policies and programs aimed at promoting gender rights in the workplace. There is also material from several conferences and organizations that pursued equal...
Dates: 1973 - 1986
Scope and Contents Alexis McKinney collection, or “zoo” of bloopers, goofs, and mistakes – typographical, pictorial, grammatical, intellectuals, etc. – in newspapers and other publications.
Overview United Mine Workers of America badge belonging to Alois Gutfelder of Louisville Colorado, coal miner. The badge is dated 1898.
Scope and Contents Photographs, a diary, and water surveys pertaining to the Granby, Colorado, area. Other topics include politics, investments, the Mexican boundary commission, and the Polhamus family.
Dates: 1881 - 1941
Overview The Gamma Lambda Chapter of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity was installed at the University of Colorado in 1901. The Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity Photographs contain four photographs, dated 1926, of members of the fraternity as well as the fraternity’s house at 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue in Boulder, Colorado.
Scope and Contents Silent film music collected by Alvin Layton (1899-1987), composer, violinist, conductor of the Curran Theater Orchestra
Overview The Amache: Patriotism and Prejudice Research Project may have been conducted by University of Colorado Boulder graduate student Dean Schwartz, as part of his honors thesis project in the Department of History. It included interviews with Japanese and Japanese-American individuals who may have been detained at the Granada Relocation Center in southeast Colorado during the period of Japanese internment in the 1940s.
Dates: ca. 1979
Overview Diary kept by Amelia B. Buss on her trip in 1866-1867 from New York to Fort Collins, Colorado by train, steamer and wagon train.
Dates: 1866 - 1867
Dates: 1935 - 1946
Overview Materials from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) regarding Guatemala human rights information.
Dates: 1992 - 1998
Overview Records document the activities of the Great Plains/Rocky Mountain Division of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). Founded in 1904 by William Morris Davis, the AAG had grown to 6,500 members and nine different divisions within the United States by the early 1980s. This collection contains correspondence, meeting and financial records, and records of the Journal from the Great Plains/Rocky Mountain Division.
Dates: 1976 - 1983
Scope and Contents Collection contains minutes; applications for membership; newsletters; secretary's files; President's files; correspondence; reports.
Dates: 1916 - 1973
Overview The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a national association of female faculty and college educated women for the development of women’s education and professional opportunities. The association was organized in Boston in 1882. The Boulder Branch was established in 1926, largely by the efforts of Antoinette Bigelow, Dean of Women of the University of Colorado.
Dates: 1984 - 1993
Overview This project was sponsored and partially funded by the National Farmers Union and the National Endowment for the Humanities from 1978-1980. The major objective is to bring a humanities perspective to decision-making in rural American through the use of rural couples trained to view problem-solving from a humanities perspective and to return to their home areas to conduct meetings on current topics.
Dates: 1977 - 1990
Overview The 1st Accession of AFL/CIO Region #11 contains Colorado local union files: #59 #151, #366, #21229, #21240, #21421, #21422, #22986, #23260, and others, especially about the Coors Strike and Boycott. The 2nd Accession comprise materials from Steve Bieringer (1972-1996), director of Region 11, and also files from Frank Lay (1977-1994), COPE director. The second Accession files are CLOSED for 20 years from the date of the file.
Dates: 1952 - 1987; 1972 - 1996
Overview Membership certificate.
Overview The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is a Quaker organization that encourages peace with justice, as their “practical expression of faith in action”. The AFSC is the service arm of their religious organization and the service organization branches into a wide array of social and international causes. The Colorado Area Program specifically worked with the Rocky Flats Project (RFP), and the group aimed to educate and organize community support for nuclear disarmament. The Colorado Peace...
Dates: 1970 - 1990
- University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, Special Collections & Archives 1604
- University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, American Music Research Center 83
- CU Museum of Natural History 1
- 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
- Jewish Renewal 3
- Music -- History and criticsm 3
- Popular music -- United States 3
- University of Colorado, Boulder. College of Music -- Faculty 3
- Country music 2
- Folk music -- Colorado 2
- Folklore -- Colorado 2
- Musicals Excerpts Scores 2
- Patriotic songs 2
- Photographs. 2
- Reform Judaism 2
- Spiritual life -- Judaism 2
- Tune-books 2
- African American composers 1
- African American women composers -- Archives 1 ∧ less
- English 1649
- 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