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    • Letter from Leo Simon to Otha Rice

    • Letter written from Leo Simon from Beaumont Texas to Otha Rice. Letter discusses Otha's life in Denver, as well as Simon's life in Texas.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1954 August 2
    • Untitled Hotel Project Proposal

    • Business proposal to build a hotel in Five Points by Otha Rice of the Rice's Tap Room and Oven.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • Flyer from the Denver Branch of the NAACP to local Proprietors and Managers of Theaters.

    • Flyer addressed to the Proprietors and Managers of Theaters in Denver, CO, warning them against the segregation of theater customers. Issued by the Denver Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century; African Americans--Civil Rights--Colorado--History--20th century.
    • circa 1917
    • Mims Washington Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Helen Mims Washington to Eugene Washington married at New U. S. Recreational Soldiers’ Center at 2563 Glenarm Place in Denver, Colorado on October, 7 1944.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; World War, 1939-1945--African Americans.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1944 Oct 7
    • Keyes v. School District No. 1

    • Copy of legal document of the 1974 Civil Action No. C-1499 Keyes v. School District No. 1
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1974 April 17
    • The Park Hill Experience

    • Demographic study of the African-American Population in Denver
    • African Americans--Employment--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1974
    • Noel Resolution (Resolution Number 1490)

    • Paper on the implementation of Policy 5100 from the Denver School Board to the Superintendent for the implementation of segregation in Denver Schools
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1968 May
    • Denver Public Schools Desegregation, Busing, History: Speech

    • Speech by Rachel Noel to students about the history of desegregation in Denver Public Schools.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • "Taking Some Steps Back in Time" speech

    • Hand written speech by Rachel Noel discusses education equality 20 years after the Keyes Case.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1989 October 24
    • Noel Resolution and Keyes Case

    • History of the Rachel Noel Resolution and the Keyes Case.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Summary History of Denver School Desegregation from a Park Hill Perspective

    • Questions and Answers about Denver school desegregation from a Park Hill perspective.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of the exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of a wedding dress on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of a wedding dress on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of some wedding dresses on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of an unidentified couple that was on display during the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of some wedding dresses on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of a groom's clothing on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of two wedding dresses on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of a wedding dress on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of a wedding dress on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of a wedding dress on exhibit at the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Photograph of visitors looking at the Wedding dress display during the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • A wedding dress on display during the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Presentation about Dr. Justina Ford during the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Zion Baptist "I-Do" Event

    • Wedding cake and refreshement table during the Zion Baptist "I-Do" wedding event at Blair Caldwell African American Research Library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2013 May 18
    • Conyers O'Neal Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Patricia Conyers O'Neal and Atty. Derrick O'Neal on August 30, 1980 at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Chicago, Illinois.
    • Weddings--Illinois--Chicago--1980-1990.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1980 August 30
    • Henry Hudson Wedding

    • Photograph of the wedding of Faye Henry and Sergeant Ennis Hudson Jr. in Houston, Texas. Included in the picture from left to right are: Mrs. Lillian Jones Henry, Mr. Vern C. Henry, Faye and Ennis Hudson Jr., Mrs Orvee Jones Taylor, mother of...
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1958 August 23
    • Fontaine Borom Wedding

    • Photograph of Betty Jean Fontaine and Lawrence Borom on their wedding day at St. Marks Presbyterian Church in Cleveland, Ohio.
    • Weddings--Ohio--Cleveland.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1963 November 29
    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, mounted for moving.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Nelson Carothers Wedding

    • Bride Lori Nelson Carothers, and the groom, Mark Carothers at their wedding reception in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2000 April 8
    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Nelson Carothers Wedding

    • Group photograph of Lori Nelson Carothers family during her wedding to Mark Carothers in Denver, Colorado. Pictured from left to right are: Leroy F. Nelson Jr., Lori Nelson Carothers, Mark Carothers, Charleszine Nelson.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2000 April 8
    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Logan Wheeler Wedding family photo

    • Seated on the couch are Mr. & Mrs. Dashan L. Wheeler and standing behind them are the brides family, Mrs. Rose M. Logan (mother), Mr. James Matthew Logan (brother) and Mr. James Scott Logan (father).
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2009 April 4
    • Nelson Carothers Wedding

    • Bride Lori Nelson Carothers, and the groom, Mark Carothers cutting their wedding cake during their wedding reception at the Grant Humphrey's Mansion in Denver, Colorado.
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2000 April 8
    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch attached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Logan Wheeler Wedding Groom and Groomsmen

    • Standing in the front is the Groom, Mr. Dashan L. Wheeler, behind him are his groomsmen and family members. From left to right in the first row: Mr. Joseph Ortiz, Mr. Gerald Wheeler, Mr. Robert Gonzales, Mr. Cameron Rivers, Mr. Christopher Thomas....
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2009 April 4
    • Mass Wedding at Zion Baptist Church

    • Photograph of a mass wedding held at Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. This mass wedding was held as a Church Wide Chorus fundraiser. Individuals identified in the photo are from left to right: Percy Jaggers, Vivian Sims, James and...
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1942
    • Logan Wheeler Wedding Sorority Serenade

    • The bride, Tasha Logan-Wheeler is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Epsilon Nu Omega Chapter of Denver, Colorado. It is tradition for members to serenade a member at her wedding. Sorors include: Patricia O'Neal, Clementine...
    • Weddings--Colorado--Denver.; Weddings.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2009 April 4
    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of side of house

    • View of side of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached, small child on sidewalk.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Group Photograph of American Woodman

    • Group photograph of the American Woodmen members in front of an entrance with "American Woodmen" above door.
    • African American fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated

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