Western History & Genealogy Blog

Recent Donations

Several individuals and organizations have donated archival material to the Western History and Genealogy Department in the last few months. Here are a few highlights:

Denver Landmark Commission records. 3 additional boxes transferred from Auraria Archives and Special Collections.

Colorado Democratic Women's Caucus records. 2 boxes of meeting minutes, newsletters, by-laws, articles, and related papers, 1963-1995.

Martin Fredmann papers. 8 boxes of performance,  rehearsal, promotional, and ballet school videos. Fredmann is the former Artistic Director of Colorado Ballet.

Justice Greg Hobbs papers. 7 boxes of personal and professional papers, books, articles, clippings, and a/v material. Hobbs is a Colorado Supreme Court Justice, poet, and water law expert.

Manuel Ramos papers.  6 boxes of manuscripts, correspondence, book reviews, and scrapbooks. Ramos is a Hispanic author in Denver.

Swansea and Argo schools class photos. 1894 and 1900.

Quick-Way Truck Shovel. Photos and manuals.

Family photo album. Train master family in Como, Colo.

Tabor Theatre. Scrapbook and misc. photos.