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.
Creator: Spencer, Lilian White, 1876-1953
Abstract: Lilian White Spencer (1876-1953) was a playwright and poet who lived in Denver, Colorado as a child and again from 1918-1944. Spencer wrote plays, reviews of plays, script revisions, poetry and also translated French literature. She was best known in Denver for pageant writing. She wrote The Pageant of Colorado, an epic drama, which was performed May 1927 with a cast of 1,500 as part of a celebration commemorating the opening of the Moffatt Tunnel. Her papers include pen and ink drawings by Dean Babcock used to illustrate Spencer's book of poetry, Bestiary.
Creator: Trevorrow, Virginia E.
Abstract: Virginia E. Trevorrow graduated from DU in 1931 with a degree in Biochemistry. She went on to get a PhD and spent her career as a research biochemist at the Child Research Council. The papers in the Archive include biographical information, a selection of papers and family photographs.