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Call For Nominations: 15th Annual Eleanor Gehres Award

Call For Nominations: 15th Annual Eleanor Gehres Award

The Denver Public Library Commission invites Nomination for the 2013 Award.  The annual Eleanor Gehres Award recognizes an individual or organization that has made a significant contribution to the Denver Public Library Western History Collection.

The contribution can be a gift of library material - books, manuscripts, photographs, maps or other items - as well as scholarship, service, or a monetary donation that enhanced the value of the Western History Collection and/or expanded the Department's value to the community.

Please send a one-page nomination in letter format to: Karen Rokala, Chair Eleanor Gehres Western History Award Denver Public Library Commission Level Seven 10 West Fourteenth Avenue Parkway Denver CO 80204-2731 Deadline for nominations is Friday, May 31, 2013.

Date of the award reception TBA.