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Overview The Colorado Peace Network is a branch of the American Friends Association that was created for support and networking for the organization’s projects. The collection contains the branch’s collected reports, press releases, information on other peace-related organizations, and news clippings from 1984 to 1990.
Dates: 1971 - 1996
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, and the group aimed to educate and organize community support for nuclear disarmament.
Dates: 1966 - 1987
Scope and Contents Records of the American Music Research Center, founded by Sister Mary Dominic Ray (1913—1994) at Dominican College (1969), acquired by the University of Colorado at Boulder (1989), including catalogues, publicity materials, research records, correspondence, business and transaction records, finding aids, photographs, scrapbooks, board records and event documentation. Includes materials from Dominican College and the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Dates: 1942 - 1975
Overview This collection includes publications of various topics and records concerning human rights abuses involved in various countries, that have been found and recorded by Amnesty International, a non-governmental organization. This collection also holds manuals and handbooks about Amnesty International.
Overview Photocopy of an indexed diary which begins on July 22, 1857 in Florence, Nebraska Territory, and ends on October 18, 1862 in Buckskin Joe, Colorado Territory. Reverend Billingsley (1818-1897), a Presbyterian Home Missionary, was elected Chaplain of the Colorado House of Representatives in 1861 and was present for the organization of the first Presbyterian Church in Denver the same year. Also, later missionary trips to the mountains and mining camps of Colorado are described.
Dates: 1857 - 1862
Overview Andrew Gulliford, a native of Lamar, Colorado, taught school in Silt, on the Western Slope, during the 1970’s and 1980’s and was witness to the shale oil boom. His collection contains published material on the oil shale boom from 1975 to 1984 including the project studies and plans, environmental impact statements by the Federal and State governments, and newspapers from the area. These materials were used by Gulliford for his dissertation at Bowling Green University in Ohio.
Dates: 1975 - 1985
Collection — Box: 1
Content Description This collection has images taken by Ira Current who was a Colorado native. Current was an avid photographer and a chemistry undergraduate of the University of Colorado Boulder. Ira Current's photographs, within this collection, are of scenes and people at the University of Colorado Boulder, taken for the University year book called the Coloradan.
Dates: 1933 - 1934
Overview Ann Honselman resided in Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois in the l850s and 1860s and corresponded with relatives in Virginia, Texas and Colorado. Her son, William, wrote letters from Colorado Territory about his mining activities and his service in the Colorado volunteer cavalry and the U.S. cavalry in 1868 to suppress depredations by Indian tribes on the high plains. The collection includes letters dated from 1857 through 1868.
Dates: 1850 - 1860
Overview Ann Jones (1905-1989) was educated at Colorado State College at Greeley (B.A., 1937; M.A., 1942) and joined the faculty of the Fine Arts Department at the University of Colorado in 1943. She became a Full Professor in 1966 and taught at CU until she retired in 1973, Professor Jones was instrumental in both introducing pottery as a course and establishing the first pottery lab. She was active in the Boulder Artists' Guild, serving once as president. Her paintings and pottery were widely...
Dates: 1930 - 1989
Overview This collection contains the papers of Ann Roy, an American artist, activist, poet, feminist, and student of liberation theology who lived in Mexico from 1958 until her death in 2006. The writing, photographs, artwork, audio-visual objects, and other material in this collection reflects many aspects of her life and career, including founding a women's textile cooperative in Marfil, Guanajuato; teaching women's studies at Ivan Illich's CIDOC (Centro Internacional de Documentacion) in Cuernavaca;...
Dates: 1958 - 2006
Overview Ms. Anna May Grant graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder and was a poet. The Anna May Grant Collection consist of personal correspondence from Ms. Grant’s brother Percy in Japan (1901), cookbooks, newspaper clippings of poems, and newspaper clippings on travel and society topics, her own words, and her University of Colorado poems. It also includes a copy of her book of poems, Colorado Columbines, dedicated to Dr. Norlin and other personal effects.
Dates: 1850 - 1930
Overview The Anne Ellis Papers contain the material of the Western pioneer and author, Anne Ellis.
Dates: 1892 - 1926
Overview The Anne Marie Pois Oral History Project contains the tapes and transcripts of the interviews conducted by University of Colorado students enrolled in what was formerly the research seminar the History of Women and Progressive Social Movements and in 2003 began to be offered as an upper division Critical Thinking Course. It was the goal of this class to collect and preserve the oral histories of activists involved in establishing and maintaining women’s and feminist agencies in Boulder County....
Dates: 1998 - 2003
Overview The Annette Green Rosling Collection contains the papers of Annette Green Rosling, who researched and an honors thesis from 1995-1997 on the US Navy Japanese/Oriental Language School.
Dates: 1942 - 1946
Overview Anthony Chambers is a professor of Japanese in the School of International Letters and Cultures at Arizona State University. Chambers, while earning his PhD. studied under USN JLS graduate, and internationally noted Japanologist and translator Edward Seidensticker. The Anthony Chambers Collection contains documents relating Seidensticker, including correspondence, clippings, pamphlets, and an audio recorded lecture.
Dates: 1977 - 1990
Scope and Contents List of state and school lands in Arapahoe County, 1891; two letters from the Arapahoe County Assessor to the Register of the Akron (Colo.) Land Office, 1901.
Dates: 1891 - 1901
Scope and Contents Research materials related to the dissertation (University of Colorado, 1997) of Ariel Arden Downing, musician and music educator.
Overview The Arkansas Improvement Company was formed to build the Mississippi, Hamburg and Western Railway in southern Arkansas.
Overview A US Navy Japanese/Oriental Language School graduate, Professor Arnold Schrier’s collection home addresses of students and instructors of the Oriental Language School between 1945-1946. His collection also includes three issues of “The Flat Irony,” “The School of Song” both published in Japan, a program guide to the Spring graduation of US Navy Japanese/Oriental Language School students in 1946 and “Guide to Japan” printed in 1945.
Dates: 1945 - 1946
Scope and Contents 2 articles about CU President Arnold Weber and what he has done for the University
Scope and Contents The Arthur Chilion Johnson papers consist of correspondence, diaries, as well as selected business document, photographs, scrapbooks, published writings and book manuscript. The body of the collection is a series of 45 diaries spanning the years 1885-1937. In the correspondence there are approximately 450 Johnson letters primarily to his mother in Colorado, written during his army career (Philippine war). World travels as a free – lance reporter, and life in Washington, 1902-1915,...
Dates: 1887 - 1937
- 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