Western History & Genealogy Blog

Found in the Archives: 19th-Century Recipe Notebook
Harriet Scott Camp's recipe notebook, believed to date from 1850s through the 1880s. WH1453
Cookies, Cakes, Sickness, and Sorrow
DENVER PUBLIC LIBRARY'S WESTERN HISTORY AND GENEALOGY DEPARTMENT HAS A YOUTUBE CHANNEL... CHECKOUT THE VIDEO!!!
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Checkout The Sweet Video!!!
I've used the online Assessor Books to locate my house - now what?
Cabinets holding microfilm of deed book volumes
I've used the online Assessor Books to locate my house - now what? Head to the clerk and recorder office on the 1st floor of the Wellington Webb building.
Colorado State Archives - New and Improved
CO State Archives - reading room
If you haven't been to the Colorado State Archives in a while you're in for a treat.  
Weird Photo Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
Ok, ok, it's not Denver vs. Seattle...
Denver’s Albany Hotel (1885-1976)
Exterior of the Albany Hotel by William Henry Jackson, undated. WHJ-10343.
A Denver Hotel Built On A Croquet Field, Demolished For An Office Building
Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades
Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades
Has a book ever so captivated you.... 
Whatcha Doing Tonight?
James Jeffrey
It's not like I need a date or anything, however, if you happen to be free....
The Hermanos Penitentes of Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico
Procession of Hermanos Penitentes, Z-6120
Weird Photo Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday is Back for 2014!