Western History & Genealogy Blog

Which Denver Public School is this?
Mystery solved for old Denver Public School
Did you go to Columbine school?
Civil War photo identified
We now know the identify of this photo
We now know where this photo was taken? (click on it to enlarge)
A Race Against Time: Preserving Our Audiovisual Media
Formats of videotape now considered obsolete
The Denver Public Library Western History/ Genealogy Department is hosting and cosponsoring a two day program presented by the Conservation Center for Art and History Artifacts July 29 and 30.
Tombstone Math
Here's a shortcut for calculating a birth date when the death date is given on the tombstone or in an obituary, but only the age in years, months and days. It is called the 8870 formula.
Save Yourself!
Keeping the things that mean a lot to you is what separates people from animals. There are a few things to remember that can make the difference between a priceless keepsake and a faded memory.