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Overview Arthur Day started this project as a biography of Orville Larson. The tapes then went to the Montana Historical Society for transcription (not all of them), only after to be sent to the Archives at Boulder. Arthur Day died on November 15, 1995 in Tucson, Arizona. This collection includes audio tapes and background information for a study in the Western Federation of Miners for the purposes of conduction Oral Histories of some prominent members in the 1980’s.
Dates: 1986 - 1988
Overview Interview of Arthur E. Martell on recycling of radioactivity in ground and surface water, recorded on March 26, 1970 at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Overview A letter from 1945, one photograph, personal items.
Overview The Arthur Waskow papers contains material related to Waskow's writings and rabbinical career, including his collaboration with the Shalom Center and the Shefa Fund.
Dates: 1969 - 2000
Scope and Contents Manuscripts and personal papers of Arthur Olaf Andersen (1880-1958), music educator, theorist, and composer, professor at the American Conservatory of Music (1908-1929), Chicago Musical College (1929-1934) and University of Arizona, including manuscript musical compositions, essays, articles, fictional writings, correspondence, photographs, family memorabilia, and compositions by Andersen's wife, Helen Somerville Andersen (1892-1968).
Overview The Arthur R. Dornheim Collection contains the papers of Arthur R. Dornheim, who graduated from the US Navy Japanese Language School, which was located at the University of Colorado in Boulder from 1942-1946. The collection consists of memorabilia and photographs of JLS, wartime, and post-War years. Dornheim was assigned to JICPOA in Pearl Harbor for two years but in 1944 was detailed to escort Japanese prisoners captured on Guam back to Pearl Harbor. Dornheim also served in the Occupation of...
Dates: 1942 - 1944
Abstract Arthur Redman Wilfley (1860-1927) invented and patented 24 devices and processes of which two were commercially viable: the Wilfley ore concentrating table and the Wilfley packingless centrifugal pump, invented in 1897 and 1918 respectively, are still manufactured in Denver, attesting to Wilfley's mechanical genius. As a mining engineer in the late 1880s and 1890s, he developed the Wilfley Mine in Kokomo, Colorado, and amassed a fortune which enabled him to invest extensively in a variety of...
Dates: 1881 - 1929
Overview Arthur White is the son of Alma White (1862-1946), founder of the Pillar of Fire Church, headquartered at Zarephath, New Jersey. Bishop Arthur White was responsible for this evangelical denomination's Western headquarters in Denver and its educational activities including Belleview College in Westminster, Colorado. The college provided preparatory and collegiate level moral and practical training in Christian advocacy and citizenship. The collection holds printed matter distributed by the...
Dates: 1920 - 1970
Overview Describes the lives of the people who lived on the high plains. The video was produced, written, and photographed by Randall Teeuwen and Andrew Gulliford, copyright 1976 by Randall Teeuwen and Andrew Gulliford, sponsored by Penrose Library, Colorado Springs, Colorado, funded by a grant from the Colorado Centennial/Bicentennial Commission.
Dates: Existence: 2017
Dates: Existence: 2017
Overview Reports and files related to the history of the Astrophysics Department at the University of Colorado.
Overview The Atlas Mine was situated in the Mount Sneffles Mining District, just southwest of Ouray, Colorado, during between 1876 and 1926. Ouray, which was originally Uncompahgre City, was settled around 1875. The Atlas Mine was silver and gold producer. The collection contains various papers including the company’s correspondence, reports, bills, vouchers and ledgers relating the period 1903 to 1924; as well as a variety of books and pamphlets related to mining in the West.
Dates: 1903 - 1924
Overview Glazer received his Ph.D. in Hebrew Hermeneutics from the University of Toronto. During his studies he immersed himself in the philosophical work of Emmanuel Levinas and the Talmud under the direction of Dr. Robert Gibbs. This intellectual background informed Glazer's work across academic forums on Jewish philosophy in relation to spirituality, mysticism, and aesthetics. Now an independent scholar, Glazer's efforts focus on serving the broader Jewish community by incorporating Jewish Mysticism...
Overview Augusta Ernestine Hauck Block (1872-1967) was born in the Boulder Valley to Robert August Hauck and Ernestine Lange, and was married to Joseph H. Block, Jr. in 1895. Robert Hauck came with the Wisconsin Gold Mining Co. in 1859. The Block family also came in 1859 by wagon train to the Boulder Valley. Augusta was proud of her 59er background and wrote histories of her family and other pioneers and collected notes, photos and clippings concerning Colorado pioneer families.
Dates: 1924 - 1977
Overview Prospectus for the Axial Basin Development Company of Axial, Colorado. Photographs and maps included for the coal mine company prospectus.
Overview Aylesa Forsee was a Colorado author of children's literature.
Dates: 1874 - 1983
Overview Hall, Babbitt, and Thayer were law partners in Colorado Springs from 1896-1907. Henry C. Hall was mayor of Colorado Springs (1905) and was one of the founders of the Colorado Bar Association. The collection contains correspondence, diaries, ledgers, court papers, mining records, and maps. Most of the material concerns Colorado Springs and the Cripple Creek Mining District, but there are also some papers from New Mexico and Mexico.
Dates: 1896 - 1907
Scope and Contents Babi Yar Park is located in Denver, Colorado. It is a 27-acre meemorial park designed by Lawrence Halpring and Satoru Nishita to commemorate the 1941-1943 massacre of Ukrainian Jews and others in Kiev by the Nazis.
Dates: 1978 - 1991
Overview The Baine Kerr Papers contain materials related to his published and unpublished works. This includes correspondence, fan mail, manuscripts, and uncorrected proofs.
Overview The Baldwin Eckel Collection contains the papers of Baldwin Eckel, who graduated from the US Army Japanese Language School, which was located at the University of Michigan from 1942-1946. The collection contains materials related to his WWII service.
Dates: 1942 - 1946
Overview The Bank of Victor was founded in 1896 by David H. Moffat. After Moffat's death in 1911, the Bank was consolidated with Albert E. Carlton's banking interests. During the 1920s the Cripple Creek District went in decline and the banking business reflected this decline. The Bank of Victor was absorbed by the First National Bank of Cripple Creek in 1926. The collection consists of ledgers, financial papers and correspondence of the Bank of Victor, and the First National Bank of Cripple Creek.
Dates: 1890 - 1920
Dates: Undated - Early 20th century
Overview The Barker Dam collection contains both a photographic scrapbook of the building of the dam from 1907-1911 and negatives of the resurfacing of the dam from 1946-1947. The dam is located in southwest corner of Boulder County, and east of Nederland, CO. The completion of the dam created Barker Reservoir.
Dates: 1907 - 1947
Overview Mort Stern interview of Barnett Nover, Washington Bureau Chief for the Denver Post. Discussion included Republican politics, the 1948 Republican Convention and the establishment of a Washington bureau for the Post. Also included is a typed summary of the interview.
Overview The materials in this collection were collected by the National Snow and Ice Data Center. The NSIDC supports research into the cryosphere, or the earth’s frozen places, by managing and distributing scientific data. The collection includes many of the analog materials archived by the World Data Center and NSIDC on glaciology from a period of 1860 to 2012 and consists of photographs, data sheets, ice charts, maps, reports, and obersvations regarding ice and glaciers from around the world.
Dates: 1860 - 2012
Scope and Contents Financial statements of the Bassick Mining Co. of Querida, Colorado, plus a letter to stockholders on a claim conflict with the Whistle claim.
Dates: 1879 - 1882
Overview Bella Mody is Professor Emerita and former de Castro chair in Global Media (2004-2014) at the University of Colorado Boulder. It was the first time direct broadcast satellites were used for a year-long teaching experiment anywhere in the world and took place in 1975-76 in 4,00 of the poorest villages in India. The social science evaluation reports were completed in the latter part of the 1970s-early 1980s. Also included are reports of evaluation research conducted in villages in India on the...
Dates: 1970 - 1980
Overview The Ben G. Chastain Papers provide information on Chastain's work as a barber, the poultry business and herbal doctoring.
Dates: 1910 - 1928
Abstract Ben Gray Lumpkin (1901-1982), earned a BA (1925) from University of Mississippi, where he stayed and worked as a secretary-clerk in the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History and also the Mississippi Division Office of Southern Bell Telephone Company. After receiving his MA also from UM (1932), he taught English until 1937 and eventually at the University of North Carolina. He earned his Ph.D. here in 1944. During WWII, Lumpkin wrote technical manuals for the U.S. Quartermaster...
Dates: 1948 - 1983
- 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