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    • 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
    • Ruth Denny

    • Ms. Denny, the granddaughter of a slave, was born in 1920 in St. Louis, Missouri. As an adult, Ms. Denny recalled vividly how hurt and angry she felt when she witnessed her mother being discriminated against by others. With her husband and...
    • Denny, Ruth, 1920-2012
    • undated
    • 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
    • Grace Church Call

    • Reproduction of several versions of a newsletter produced by Grace Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. Dates included in the newsletter are: October 10 1878, March 9 1889 and March 14 1943.
    • Grace Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • undated
    • N.D.H.S. Exponent, March 1892, Vol. II, No. 1

    • Newspaper devoted to the interest of North Denver High School . It has four pages of articles covering the following subjects: school clubs, sports, military, around school, and class socials. The front cover has a picture of the high school. The...
    • North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.
    • March 1892
    • Sabbath Evening Sermons

    • The pamphlet contains the topics for the sermons given by Rev. James E. Sentz from January to June. They are divided into two categories: The Foundations of Faith: Reasons for the hope that is in us and Hewing out a Place: The power of moral...
    • Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • January to June
    • 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
    • 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
    • Kismet Club Initiation Ceremony

    • This document describes the setting of the initiation ceremony and the rituals that the ceremony should include for the Kismet Club of North High School in Denver. The story behind the colors, silver and purple, that symbolize the club is included...
    • North High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Kismet Club (Denver, Colo.)--Archives.; Greek letter...
    • circa 1936
    • Constitution and By-Laws of the Kismet Club

    • The constitution is divided into 12 articles with four amendments. It explains the purpose of the club, membership rules and requirements, meeting times, fines for tardiness, order of business for meetings, officers, officer duties, committees, and...
    • North High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Kismet Club (Denver, Colo.)--Archives.; Greek letter...
    • circa 1930's
    • Barnum Elementary School, School Community Government

    • A list of officers, positions and rules for the community government of Barnum Elementary School. The list includes a code of honor, installation of officers and meeting procedures.
    • Elementary schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1928
    • The Denver Star

    • Weekly newspaper about the African American community in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Newspapers.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1913
    • Dennis Sheedy Letters: Volume 2

    • Letters from Dennis Sheedy regarding personal and business affairs. Personal letters include correspondence to family and friends about his life and family in Denver as well as his charitable activity. Business letters focus on his work as the...
    • Businessmen--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1899
    • Ezra Meeker at historic Bellevue

    • Ezra Meeker sits in the driver's seat of a oxen-drawn, covered wagon in Bellevue (Sarpy County), Nebraska. A woman and child sit in a wagon near a partly visible attached sign on the canvas cover that reads "Purpose," "Result," "Oxen" and probably...
    • Bellevue (Neb.)--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Men--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.; Children--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.; Covered wagons--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.; Ox teams--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Ezra Meeker

    • Men, a women, and children pose on or beside an oxen-drawn covered wagon in an eroded ravine near Bellevue (Sarpy County), Nebraska. Ezra Meeker, an elderly man, has a beard, wears a jacket and slacks, and stands beside oxen. On the wagon, a woman...
    • Oregon National Historic Trail--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Men--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Canyons--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Children--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Covered wagons--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Ox teams--Nebraska--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Perigo Mill in Gilpin County

    • Large piles of wood are stacked at the side of the Perigo Mill in Gilpin County, Colorado. The mill has several levels, and two large smokestacks supported by wires protrude from the roof. Several smaller smokestacks also protrude from the roof. A...
    •  
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Doll

    • Shows a Native American (Southern Plains (Ute?)) doll. The head is buckskin with buffalo fur for hair; the body is muslin and is covered with a blue wool dress trimmed with red cotton binding. The sleeves are long with purple stripes; the yoke,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1890.; Dolls--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Clark, Gruber & Co. Bank & Mint, Denver, Colo.

    • View of the Clark, Gruber & Co. building, ca. 1860-1863. On January 18, 1860, the Denver Town Company deeded three lots in Denver City to Clark, Gruber & Company for $600. The company built a two-story brick bank and mint on the corner of McGaa...
    • Clark, Gruber & Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Financial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Clark, Gruber & Co. (Denver,...
    • [between 1860 and 1863]
    • Clark, Gruber & Co. Bank & Mint, Denver, Colo.

    • View of the Clark, Gruber & Co. building, ca. 1860-1863. On January 18, 1860, the Denver Town Company deeded three lots in Denver City to Clark, Gruber & Company for $600. The company built a two-story brick bank and mint on the corner of McGaa...
    • Clark, Gruber & Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Financial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Clark, Gruber & Co. (Denver,...
    • [between 1860 and 1863]
    • Dickinson Branch

    • Exterior of Dickinson Branch, named for Charles E. Dickinson, a banker, (West Denver Branch) of Denver Public Library, southwest corner of Hooker and West Conejos Place, Denver, Colorado; 1914 Italian cottage design features a tile roof, decorative...
    • Denver Public Library. Dickinson Branch.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Dickinson, Charles E.--Monuments.
    • [1914]
    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 September 20
    • Mary Lou Egan Oral History

    • Mary Lou Egan was born in 1948 in Denver, Colorado. One of 5 children, she grew up in the Washington Park neighborhood. During her childhood she spent a signifigant amount of time at her grandparent’s house in the Globeville neighborhood. Her...
    • Egan, Mary Lou, 1948-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 October 19
    • Susan Knapp Oral History

    • Susan Lynn Knapp was born in 1949 in Denver, Colorado. Her family had lived in the Globeville and Swansea neighborhood for several decades, within a few blocks of each other, and owned several family businesses together. Her father and his...
    • Knapp, Susan, 1949-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 2013 November 16
    • Honoring and celebrating Reverend Frank M. Davis : 15th pastoral anniversary.

    • Booklet created by Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado celebrating fifteen years of service by Reverend Frank M. Davis.
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); Davis, Frank M.--pastor.; Clergy--Colorado--Denver.; Community churches--Colorado--Denver.; African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; Baptists--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2008 July
    • Denver Fire Clay Company

    • The Denver Fire Clay Company building was built around 1880. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 2007
    • "Thy will be done" : the Prayer Band Ministry of Zion Baptist Church : 8th Annual Prayer...

    • Booklet created for the 8th Annual Prayer Breakfast at Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. This breakfast was to recognize the Senior Pastor and Associate Pastors for all the work they do for the church. Included are photographs of each...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; African American families--Religious life--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2004
    • Zion Baptist Church 138th church anniversary, November 9, 2003.

    • Anniversary booklet produced by Zion Baptist Church, located in Denver, Colorado for its 138th Anniversary. Included in the booklet is a brief church history, letters from various local and state politicians, worship service programs, and...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; Baptists--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2003 November 9
    • Descendants of Ramirez de Salazar

    • Detailed description of the descendants of New Mexico pioneering family Ramirez de Salazar.
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Spaniards--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; New Mexico--Genealogy.
    • 2002 April
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Maintenance-of-Way Car RGAX-60283

    • The D&RGW's Burnham Shops in Denver converted the retired 1939 boxcar for maintenance-of-way functions. As RGAX-60283, it served from circa 1975 until 1997. The car retains its 1939 exterior appearance and is a rare surviving example of a special...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2000 April
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998 November
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998 November
    • Bethel Church of God

    • The Bethel Church of God was built in 1920. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes official forms, maps and...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1998
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Derrick no. 027

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Derrick No. 027, built in 1923, operated for over 70 years as the centerpiece of work trains throughout the Rio Grande rail system. No. 027 is the oldest surviving derrick built for the D&RGW Railroad. The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1997 March
    • A Brief History of Auraria

    • Booklet produced for the twentieth anniversary of the Auraria Campus. Booklet discusses the evolution and history of the Auraria neighborhood as well as the Auraria Campus.
    • Education, Higher--Colorado--Denver--History.; Universities and colleges--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1997
    • La Alma/Lincoln Park Neighborhood Analysis

    • Report contains the following sections: Introduction--Population : population characteristics, ethnicity, assessment of employment goals and objectives--Land use forecasting : non conforming uses, objectives and recommendations--Transportation :...
    • Neighborhood planning--Colorado--Denver.; City planning--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995 December 7
    • North Capitol Hill neighborhood

    • Report describing significant architectural and historical landmarks in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood. Includes maps, photographs, demographic information and extensive histories of people and buildings.
    • Historic districts--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995

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