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Abstract The Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection contains approximately 7,000 original photographs, along with related periodical clippings and ephemera, acquired by the collector Ira Wolff. The collection details the variety of photographic print processes and photographic formats in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Dates: 1816 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1850 - 1950
Abstract The Woman’s Club of Boulder was organized in 1900 by several Boulder women, including Jennie Baker. The Woman’s Club of Boulder was active in the community until the year 2000, when it was forced to disband due to lack of members. The Woman’s Club of Boulder Collection contains annual announcements, correspondence, documents related to club activities, financial records, photographs, scrapbooks, and documents pertaining to the Colorado Federation of Women’s Clubs and the General Federation of...
Dates: 1901 - 1980
Abstract The activities of Women’s Coalition to End Pay Toilets (1974-1975) included their discrimination case against the City and County of Denver, their protest at Stapleton Airport and their introduction of House Bill 1185 to the Colorado Legislature. The collection contains financial records, newsletters, newspaper clippings, legal records, membership records, and studies of the discrepancy in the number of free public facilities available to men vs. the number available to women.
Abstract Records documenting the activities of an international women’s peace organization. Established in 1915, in The Hague, the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) was created to achieve world disarmament, full rights for women, racial and economic justice, an end to all forms of violence through peaceful means. WILPF’s goal was, and still is, to establish those political, social, and psychological conditions which can assure peace, freedom, and justice for all. This archival...
Dates: 1915 - 1998
Abstract This collection deals with the curriculum design of the Women’s Study Program. It includes student and teacher perspectives and includes information about a publication associated with the department, Frontiers. There are detailed records of what was submitted to the magazine.
Dates: 1979 - 1984
Abstract Eleven papers were written for a course on women’s international peace movements in the 20th Century. Original research was done using the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom papers located in the Western Historical Collections, Norlin Library. Guide available in Special Collections and Archives.
Abstract President Woodrow Wilson's invitations to his inauguration, March 4, 1913. Also included are a schedule of events for the ceremony, two programs, two tickets to the event, and a parking ticket.
Abstract The shakuhachi,尺八、しゃくはち?, pronounced [ɕakɯhatɕi]) is a Japanese end-blown flute. It was originally introduced from China into Japan in the 8th century and underwent a resurgence in the early Edo Period. The shakuhachi is traditionally made of bamboo, but versions now exist in ABS and hardwoods. It was used by the monks of the Fuke school of Zen Buddhism in the practice of suizen (吹禅?, blowing meditation). The World Shakuhachi Festival emphasizes a total immersion in playing, learning and...
Abstract Pamphlets giving Allied view of the War.
Dates: 1914 - 1921
Abstract U.S. government posters distributed during World War I. Included are military recruitment posters, plus posters of various government and private agencies, including the Food Administration, the Red Cross, the Fuel Administration and War Bonds.
Dates: 1917 - 1918
Abstract U.S. government posters distributed during World War II. Included are posters of various government and private agencies, including War Bonds, the Conservation and Salvage Campaign, the Food Administration, Security and Productions, plus some copies of foreign war posters.
Dates: 1941 - 1945
Abstract Guidebooks and commercial photograph albums from world fairs and expositions. Most of the material pertains to the Chicago World's Fair (Columbia Exposition of 1893).
Dates: 1893 - 1933
Abstract Videos collected by the WorldViews Resource Center, Data Center Library. The videos were produced by a variety of sources and cover a wide range of topics including issues about the U.S. National Defense, issues throughout the world, national debt, 1st Amendment Rights, health, hunger, and the environment.
Dates: Majority of material found in Undated
Identifier: COU: 4357
Abstract This collection contains unrelated WWII ephemera from Germany including a domestic passport, personal correspondence, and photographs.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1939 - 1945
Abstract Wyn F. Owen was an economics professor at the University of Colorado and director of the Economics Institute. The collection contains correspondence, reports and publications.
Dates: 1970 - 2000
Scope and Contents The Yellow Jacket collection consists of documents and photographs created by faculty, students, and staff in the course of operating an archaeological field school at an area known as the Joe Ben Wheat Complex, or Yellow Jacket, in southwestern Colorado. Yellow Jacket is recognized as one of the most important archaeological remnants of the Mesa Verde branch of Ancestral Puebloan culture. The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History (CUMNH) operated a field school at Yellow...
Dates: 1954-2006 (Inclusive); 1954-1991 (Bulk)
Found in: CU Museum of Natural History
Abstract A detailed journal kept by an unidentified woman during her visit to Yellowstone National Park in the summer of 1890. Also included are descriptions of the train trip from Chicago, and descriptions of Butte, Montana, and Salt Lake City, Utah.
Abstract Yoram Getzler was an Israeli-American radio producer, writer, and a central figure in bringing Renewal Judaism to Israel. In 1986, Getzler moved to Israel where he worked as an independent radio program producer and part-time at the radio station Kol Israel’s (Voice of Israel) English language division. Shortly after moving there, he organized Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi’s visit to Israel, hoping to convince him to retire there. Due to the success of the visit and having known and worked...
Dates: 1986 - 2012
Abstract Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi (1924 - 2014) is considered one of the most significant Jewish spiritual leaders of the 20th and 21st centuries. A Holocaust survivor initially associated with Habad-Lubavitch Hasidism, Schachter-Shalomi went on to found the Jewish Renewal and Spiritual Eldering movements. As a teacher of Hasidism and Kabbalah, he was known for his deep engagement and dialogue with leaders of other religious traditions. He also had a long career teaching Jewish mysticism and the...
Dates: Majority of material found in 1940-2013
Abstract Zero Population Growth is a Boulder organization, formed to try to reduce the city's growth rate to zero. Material includes a 1971 report, and newsletters about the group's activities.
Dates: 1970 - 1971
- University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, Special Collections & Archives 1615
- University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, American Music Research Center 83
- CU Museum of Natural History 3
- 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
- Collection catalogs 3
- Excavations (Archaeology) 3
- Jewish Renewal 3
- Music -- History and criticsm 3
- Popular music -- United States 3
- Slides (photographs). 3
- University of Colorado, Boulder. College of Music -- Faculty 3
- Business correspondence 2
- Country music 2
- Excavations (Archaeology) -- Photographs 2
- Field notes 2
- Folk music -- Colorado 2
- Folklore -- Colorado 2
- Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Antiquities 2
- Musicals Excerpts Scores 2 ∧ less
- English 1662
- 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