Abstract: The Businesses Collection reflects the diverse role Jews played in the economic growth of the American West, particularly within Colorado. It includes a paper on Jewish businesses and articles and documents from and about a variety of businesses, dating from 1890 to 2007.
Abstract: Caroline Bancroft was a journalist and writer from Denver, Colorado. She was an alumna of, and later an instructor at, the University of Denver. This collection contains notes, manuscripts, and pamphlets written by Bancroft.
Abstract: Born in Iola, Kansas, Raymond Carey studied at Southwestern College (Kansas), Oxford University, and the University of Chicago. He was a professor of history at the University of Denver from 1945 to 1971, specializing in modern European history. This collection includes a copy of Carey's dissertation, materials from his classes, and French historical documents.
Abstract: Robert C. Black III was born February 11, 1914 in New York. He received an M.A. from the University of Denver and Ph.D. from Columbia University. He taught at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Trinity College, as well as Temple Buell College in Denver. He married Regina Ann Maleham of Denver. They raised six children. After retiring from teaching the family lived near Tabernash, Colorado. Black is the author of several books on historical topics. He died January 31, 2001 in Denver. Collection includes manuscript of Island in the Rockies: The History of Grand County, Colorado, to 1930.
Abstract: Val J. McClellan was an economist, business consultant, and author. He was born in Butte, Montana and studied at the University of California-Berkeley and the University of New Hampshire. He served in the US Air Force in England during World War II. This collection contains a manuscript of his book "This is Our Land," about the history of the Ute Indians, the founding of Greeley, Colorado, and the White River Massacre of 1879.