The Central Library will temporarily close to the public beginning Sunday, Jan. 22 for approximately two weeks. Holds will be available at the Curbside and Holds Pick Up Window. More information.

You are here

Archives Finding Aids at the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

A

Rabbi Samuel Adelman Papers
MS-ARL26
Theologian / Activist

Thom Adorney
ARL76
Photographer

Benny Andrews Papers
MS-ARL104
Renowned Master Visual Artist, Educator, Lecturer Activist and Arts Advocate

Dorothea Barnes Armstrong 1972 Interview
MS-ARLM10
Denver and Five Points Resident

B

Odell Barry Papers
MS-ARL73
Athlete (Football) / Politician / Businessman

Herman Binkley September 14, 1972 Interview
MS-ARLM12
Denver and Five Points Resident

Omar Blair Papers
MS-ARL3
Tuskegee Airman / Educator

Master Sergeant Daniel Blue Papers
MS-ARL99
Troop "A," 10th Regiment of Cavalry, "Buffalo Soldier"

Lillian Bracken Family Papers
MS-ARL52
Residents of Five Points Neighborhood

Jack Bradley Papers
MS-ARL21
Musician (Violin)

Mable Brown (Girley) Papers
MS-ARL28
Denver Resident

Dorothy Burdine
MS-ARL112
Educator

Charles Edward Burrell
MS-ARL46
Musician (String Bass)

C

Elvin R. Caldwell Papers
MS-ARL1
Politician / Activist

Frankie Harriette Caldwell
MS-ARL44
Educator / Activist

CAM Productions Collection
The CAM Hour
MS-ARL98
Denver Community Events Program

Gene W. Carter Papers
MS-ARL104
Denver Resident

Sam E. Cary Bar Association
MS-ARL149
African American Bar Association

Census Data
MS-ARL42
Demographics on black populations in Colorado and Wyoming

Eldridge Cleaver
MS-ARL109
Co-founder of Black Panther Party

William H. Coker Papers
MS-ARL71
Five Points Businessman (shoe repair) / Activist

Carrie Collins
MS-ARL96
Musician (piano) / Educator

Colorado Black Women for Political Action Collection
MS-ARL82
Activist Community Group

Oleta L. Crain
MS-ARL48
Military Officer and Civil Servant

Jim Cummings Collection
MS-ARL57
Historian / Independent Film Producer

D

Hiawatha Davis, Jr. Papers
MS-ARL3
Politician / Activist

Dearfield Collection
MS-ARL58
Former black community in Weld County, Colorado

Evie Dennis Papers
MS-ARL152
Educator / Denver Public Schools Superintendent

Denver Urban Spectrum Archives
MS-ARL25
Historic Denver African American News Journal

Morgan W.F. Dickerson, Jr. Papers
MS-ARL14
Dentist

Lawrence Donato Papers
MS-ARL40
Denver Businessman / Activist

George and Barbara Dozier Gift
Third Floor Foyer
1922 Kimball Baby Grand Piano

E

Ada Evans Papers
MS-ARL5
Politician

F

Josephine Falls Papers
MS-ARL54
Theologian

Jeff Fard Collection
MS-ARL60
Community Activist

Five Points Business Association Collection
MS-ARL47
Sponsor of Juneteenth Festival

Friendship Baptist Church
MS-ARLM103 (Minus Collection)
Church

G

Eugene Gash Papers
MS-ARL10
Musician (Piano)

Bernard F. Gipson, Sr., M.D. Papers
MS-ARL9
Surgeon

Grant Family Papers
MS-ARL8
Topics include Journalism / Writing

Marie Greenwood Papers
MS-ARL56
Educator

Regis Groff Papers
MS-ARL34
Educator / Politician

Daniel Grove Papers
MS-ARL35
Politician

H

Eddie Hanna Papers
MS-ARL105
Athlete (Football)

James Harrison Scrapbooks
MS-ARL31
Miscellaneous Scrapbooks re: Denver and blacks

Allegra ("Happy") Haynes
MS-ARL146
Denver City Council / Community Liaison

Lurena Anderson Green Henon Papers
MS-ARL23
Resident of Five Points Neighborhood

Ruth and Theodore Howard Photograph Collection
MS-ARLM1
Residents

I

Institute for African American Leadership Papers and Artifacts
MS-ARL20
​Organization

J

Jack & Jill (Denver Chapter) Collection
MS-ARL64
Community Activists

(Reverend) John Henry Jackson, Junior Papers
MS-ARL106
Theologian

Albert William Jennings Papers
MS-ARL26
Decorated World War II Veteran and Civil Servant

Byron Johnson Papers
MS-ARL41
Athlete (Baseball)

Carolyn Jones Collection
MS-ARL22
Journalist

Charlene Jordan Papers
MS-ARL86
Beautician

Roderick Juniel Papers
MS-ARL61
Fire Chief

K

Martin Luther King, Jr. "Living the Dream" Collection
MS-ARL65
Museum Exhibit

Professor William M. King Book Collection Donation
MS-ARLM6
Professor University of Colorado African American Studies Department

William H. and Ruby Kirk Papers
MS-ARL92
Denver Residents

L

Lincoln Hills Papers
MS-ARL39
Real Estate Company and Resort Area

The Links (Denver Chapter) Collection
MS-ARL66
Community Activists

M

David Mallard Papers
MS-ARL12
Five Points Businessman

Earl Mann Papers
MS-ARL13
Politician

"The March of the Klansmen"
MS-ARLM11
1925 Sheet Music

Lee Hart Merrick Papers
MS-ARL145
Newspaper & Magazine Writer / Author

Beverlyann E. Miller Papers
MS-ARL153
Musician / Music Teacher

Miscellaneous Historic Publications Versia L. Mitchell Donation
ARLM9

Miscellaneous Scrapbooks
re: boxing, sports, and world affairs
MS-ARL103

Isaac E. Moore Papers
MS-ARL4
Attorney / Politician

Isaac Edward Moore, Jr. Papers
ARL4
Colorado State Legislator, 1957-1960 and 1964-1966

Jennie Moore Papers
MS-ARL15
Author / Poet

LezLie C. Moore Low Wood Bowl Gift
MS-ARLM7
Low Bamboo Bowl

Abe Morris
MS-ARL115
Rodeo Cowboy / Author

George Morrison, Sr. Papers
MS-ARL55
Musician (Violin)

John W. Mosley Papers
ARL6
Tuskegee Airman

N

Rachel Noel Papers
MS-ARL117
Educator / Integrationist / Human Rights Activist

P

Judge Robert L. (Beau) Patterson
MS-ARLM4
First African American Appointee Presiding Judge Denver County Court

Robert and Perlena Peace Papers
MS-ARL19
Residents of Five Points Neighborhood

People's Presbyterian Church Collection
MS-ARL38
Five Points Neighborhood Church

Jacqueline Peterson Papers
MS-ARL25
Real Estate Developer

Bob Phillips Papers
MS-ARL80
Political Activist

R

The Joan Reese Papers on African Americans in Colorado
MS-ARL11
Journalist / Historical Researcher

Annias Bill Reeves Papers
MS-ARL68
Resident of Five Points Neighborhood

Sammye Mae Littlejohn Reid Papers
MS-ARL63
Resident of Five Points Neighborhood

Otha Rice, Sr. Papers
MS-ARL18
Businessman

Ritz Cab and Ritz Cafe
MS-ARL100
Historic African American Businesses in Denver

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble Records
MS-ARL38
Dance Company based in Five Points

Charles Rothwell Scrapbook
MS-ARL67
Denver Resident

S

Shorter A.M.E. Church
MS-ARLM101 (Minus Collection)
Church

Robert and Sarah Smith Papers
MS-ARL85
Slaves with Colorado Connexion

Leroy Smith Papers
MS-ARL69
Promoter/Businessman

St. Martin Plaza
MS-ARLM5
Independent Living Community in Denver’s Cole Neighborhood

Ruth Steiner Papers
MS-ARL70
Civil Rights Activist

Paul Stewart Photograph Collection, 1916-1970
MS-ARL37
Photographer and Founder Black American West Museum & Heritage Center, Denver, Colorado

Cornelius Stripling Collection
MS-ARL107
Dentist / Photographer

T

Dr. Major Tappan
MS-ARLM102 (Minus Collection)
Dentist

Penfield Tate II Papers
MS-ARL84
Politician (Mayor of Boulder)

Arie Parks Taylor Papers
MS-ARL29
Politician / Activist

Reverend John I. Thomas Papers
MS-ARL27
Theologian

King M. Trimble Papers
MS-ARL16
Attorney

U

2016 UMOJA Community Service Award Brother Jeff’s Cultural Center
MS-ARL41
Organization

Urban League of Denver Papers
MS-ARL36
Organization that aims to halt racism

W

Robert E. Washington aka Santree, the artist
MS-ARLM104 (Minus Collection)
Artist

Wellington E. Webb Papers
MS-ARL7
Denver Mayor / Politician / Auditor

Melvina M. Milton Williams Papers
MS-ARL59
Beautician

Marscha Winterfield
MS-ARL110
Photographer