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  • Alfred C. ''Pete'' Nelson Papers

    ID: M019

    Creator: Nelson, Alfred C., 1898-1980

    Abstract: Alfred Clarence "Pete" Nelson served as interim Chancellor at the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado from 1948-1949. Alfred C. Nelson served as Interim Chancellor at the University of Denver, Denver, Colo. from 1948-1949. He also served as Professor of Chemistry (1923-1936), Registrar (1929-1937), Dean of Graduate College and Director Summer Session (1937-1948), Vice Chancellor (1949-1952), and Dean of Community College and Director of Summer Session (1951-1960). The majority of materials date from 1948-1949 when Nelson served as interim Chancellor at the University of Denve. Administration papers contain correspondence, annual reports, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, speeches, photographs, memos, maps, periodicals and brochures. The scrapbooks contain newspaper and magazine clippings, programs, photographs from his days as a student at the University of Denver to his early career as a Chemistry Professor at the University.

  • Collection on Views of European Cities, Architecture and Landscapes

    ID: M386

    Abstract: Collection consists of commercial semi-glossy photographs pasted into four albums half-bound in leather, with raised spines and gilt stamping. Most are captioned with place or building name in white lettering (from black ink on the negative) with some captions on the album page handwritten in pencil.

  • F.C. Potter Collection on Views of Colorado

    ID: M353

    Creator: Potter, F. C.

    Abstract: Bound collection of 39 photoprints on [collodion?] printing-out paper (mounted on cardboard). Includes interior and exterior views of the University of Denver and Haish Manual Training School buildings, scenic and industrial views around Colorado, with an unmounted glossy black and white portrait of the photographer inserted loose.

  • Lowenstein Family Papers and Art

    ID: B333

    Creator: Lowenstein, Henry, 1925-2014

    Abstract: Ernst Heinrich Loewenstein [Henry Lowenstein] was born in Berlin, Germany in 1925 to a Jewish father and a non-Jewish mother. To escape Nazi brutality, he was sent on the Kindertransport to England in 1939. His parents, Dr. Max and Maria Loewenstein, and his half-sister, Karin Steinberg, remained in Berlin during World War II. Shortly after the war the family emigrated to the United States to avoid persecution. Materials in this collection include legal documents and correspondence, personal letters from family and friends, photographs, Maria and Henry Lowenstein's oral histories, as well as an exhibit booklet containing a brief family history in Germany. The collection also contains sketches and acryllic paintings done by Maria Lowenstein, a few of them sketched in German. And there are watercolors of set designs done by Henry Lowenstein for the Bonfils Theater. The collection is arranged chronologically into seven folders and documents the Loewenstein Family's struggle to survive in Berlin during the Holocaust.

  • Milton Louis Anfenger Papers

    ID: B091

    Creator: Anfenger, Milton L. (Milton Louis), 1874-1952

    Abstract: Milton L. Anfenger was an attorney, Colorado state senator, humanitarian, and civic leader who lived in Denver, Colorado. He was president of National Jewish Hospital and the Denver Bears Baseball Club. He was a member of the Elks, Masons, Shriners, and B'nai B'rith. The papers include newspapers, newspaper clippings, invitations, photographs, and scrapbooks.

  • Reed Family Papers

    ID: M192

    Abstract: The Reed family were supporters of the University of Denver, including Mary Reed, an English professor and trustee of DU, her husband Verner, a real estate and mining magnate, and their children Joseph, Verner Jr., and Margery (the namesake of Margery Reed Building). This collection contains articles, manuscripts, CDs, scrapbooks, ledgers, maps, journals, and photographs related to the Reed family.