Western History & Genealogy Blog

Saturday in the Archives: Daughters of the American Revolution
Saturday in the Archives: Daughters of the American Revolution
Let freedom ring! 
Saturday in the Archives: Equality Colorado
Saturday in the Archives: Equality Colorado
Many in Denver are celebrating PrideFest this weekend, so for this week's Saturday in the Archives I thought it would be interesting to highlight the records of Equality Colorado, one of several collections in the Western History/Genealogy Department related to GLBT history, issues, and events in Denver.
Collection Highlight: Lloyd Rule Papers
Collection Highlight: Lloyd Rule Papers
We receive a lot of fascinating items in the Western History and Genealogy Department. Usually they are in the form of manuscripts, books, journals, and maps, but sometimes they aren't paper at all.
Occupy 1941
Occupy 1941
The Occupy movement is the hot topic in America today, but did you know that Americans were concerned about the rights of the 99% 70 years ago as well?
Fabulous Finds Friday: Ella Sibley-Jewett Memoirs
Fabulous Finds Friday: Ella Sibley-Jewett Memoirs
Fabulous Finds Friday: Colorado Federation of Republican Women
Fabulous Finds Friday: Colorado Federation of Republican Women
Welcome to Fabulous Finds Friday! This week's Fabulous Find highlight is the records of the Colorado Federation of Republican Women (WH2091).
Fabulous Finds Friday: Emily Howell Warner papers
Fabulous Finds Friday: Emily Howell Warner papers
Welcome to Fabulous Finds Friday! This week's fabulous find are the papers of pilot Emily Howell Warner (-M2080).
James Jeffrey makes genealogy cool
James Jeffrey makes genealogy cool
Around here we think genealogy is pretty awesome, and nobody makes it cooler that our veteran Genealogy Specialist, James Jeffrey.
Fabulous Finds Friday: J. Sydney Brown Mercantile Co. records
Fabulous Finds Friday: J. Sydney Brown Mercantile Co. records
Welcome to Fabulous Finds Friday!     
Fabulous Finds Friday: Patrick Weishapl Architectural Records
Fabulous Finds Friday: Patrick Weishapl Architectural Records
Welcome to Fabulous Finds Friday! This week's Fab Find highlight is the papers of architect Patrick Wesihapl (WH2172).