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.
Abstract: Alfred Crofts graduated from Wheaton College, the University of Chicago, and Stanford University. He served in Naval Intelligence under General Douglas MacArthur in World War II and traveled extensively in Europe and East Asia. He was a professor of history at the University of Denver. This collection contains administrative files related to Crofts.
Creator: Bailey, Alicia
Abstract: Born in Denver, Colorado, Alicia Bailey received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Ms. Bailey is a studio and book artist and the owner of Abecedarian Gallery in Denver, CO. This collection contains project models, artist's proofs, plans, prototypes, notes, samples, worksheets, image descriptions, and various other materials related to the production of books published by Bailey.
Abstract: The All Undergraduate Student Association (AUSA) was a student group at the University of Denver whose primary function appears to have been that of Student Senate. These records include meeting agendas and minutes for the student senate as well as records of various senate court cases, information regarding organizatioin activities, financial records, bylaws, and student publications.
Abstract: Born in Mason, Illinois, Allan O. Pfnister studied at Augustana College and the University of Chicago. He was a professor and administrator at various schools in Nebraska and Ohio before coming to the University of Denver in 1969, where he was professor of higher education. He also served as Acting Chancellor in 1978 and as Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs from 1984-89. This collection contains administrative papers, memoranda, official correspondence, reports, and institutional files from Pfnister's tenure as Vice Chancellor.
Creator: Breck, Allen duPont
Abstract: Born in Denver, Allen Dupont Breck graduated from the University of Denver in 1936 and served in World War II. He was a professor of history at DU from 1946 to 1996, during which time he was chair of the history department and wrote the official history of the university. He helped found the Rocky Mountain Medieval Renaissance, Western History, and Western Social Science associations. The Allen duPont Breck Papers contain material he collected in writing his history of the University of Denver.
Abstract: The Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver was established in 1949 with goals to unite the Jewish community of Denver and work to coordinate charitable activities and the advancement of the Jewish community in Denver. Collection contains administrative papers, surveys, pamphlets and brochures relating to the Allied Jewish Community Council of Denver.
Abstract: Established in 1912 as the Central Jewish Council in Colorado, the Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado is a philanthropic organization supporting Jewish life in Colorado, Israel, and around the world. They later merged with the Jewish Community Foundation to form the organization JEWISHcolorado. This collection includes scrapbooks, photographs and papers related to the Allied Jewish Federation.
Creator: May, Alonzo Beryl
Abstract: Alonzo Beryl May (1906-1968) served as professor of economics in the University of Denver College of Business Administration from 1936 to 1968. May also served as chair of the Department of Economics and the Division of Social Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as chair of the Division of Economics and Statistics in the College of Business Administration. He was Coordinator of the Department of Transportation and Head of the Division of Administrative Environment in the College of Business Administration. He directed the Teaching Institute of Economics.
His papers reflect his personal business arrangements and consist of applications, correspondence, contracts, ration books, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Abstract: Collection contains two large prints of a family tree of Alter Kalman.