The Denver Public Library Commission is pleased to invite nominations for the 2017 Eleanor Gehres Award. This annual honor recognizes an individual or organization that has made a significant contribution to the Denver Public Library Western History Collection.
The contribution can be a gift of library material - books, manuscripts, photographs, maps or other items - as well as scholarship, service, or a monetary donation that enhanced the value of the Western History Collection and/or expanded the Department's value to the community.
One-page nomination letters can be sent to:
Judy Joseph, Chair, Eleanor Gehres Western History Award, Denver Public Library Commission Level Seven, 10 West Fourteenth Avenue Parkway, Denver, CO 80204-2731.
Deadline for nominations is Monday, May 1, 2017.