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Colorado Women's College



  • Existence: 1888 - 1973
  • Usage: 1973 - 1982
  • Usage: 1888 - 1966
  • Usage: 1966 - 1973


College created in 1888 as Colorado Woman's College. Its name changed to Temple Buell College in 1966, and changed again to Colorado Women's College in 1973 and merged into the University of Denver in 1982.


Card Catalog. Administration- Board of Trustees.

Found in 100 Collections and/or Records:

Nancy Hall Chase Papers

Identifier: M413

Nancy Hall Chase attended the Colorado Women's College from 1962-1964 and received an AA. She then transferred to University of Denver and finished her business degree in 1967.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1962-1964

Norman B. Dodge Papers

Identifier: M136
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Panoramic View of Lawn and Buildings at Colorado Women's College

Identifier: U201.01.0010.00007

Two prints pasted together to form a panoramic view of a lawn shaded by trees. Walkways lead in three directions towards three different buildings, all obscured by the frame of the shot or the trees in the photo.

Dates: 1793-2009

Park Hill, 1982 August 4

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00001

Exterior view of the Women's College University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.

Dates: 1982 August 4

Park Hill, 1983 April 18

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00002

Exterior view of Colorado Women's College (CWC) at University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. Including Houston Fine Arts Center, Foote Hall, Porter Hall, Curtis Hall, Whatley Chapel, Houston Fine Arts.

Dates: 1983 April 18

Rosemary H. Knox Papers

Identifier: M447

This collection contains documentation of Rosemary H. Knox's time at Colorado Women's College.

Dates: Other: 1947-1948

Scrapbook, May 1976- December 1976

Identifier: D001.11.0021.0001

A notebook of clippings from 1976. There are clippings from newspapers such as Rocky Mountain News and the Denver Post. There are newsletter clippings from the Colorado Women's College as well as the Martha Faure Carson Dance Library. There are also other various clippings from other sources.

Dates: May 1976- December 1976

Sherry Manning Papers

Identifier: M114
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

The Denver Clarion, vol. 80, issue 74, 1976 April 9

Identifier: clarion_v080i74_19760409

CWC and DU Hold Negotiations. Fire Poses Elevator Problem. Phelan To Head Loretto Heights.

Dates: 1976 April 9

The Denver Clarion, vol. 88, issue 4, 1982 September 23

Identifier: clarion_v088i04_19820923

CWC Plans Move Ahead With new Women’s Program. Vali-Dine System Being Praised And Panned By Staff And Students. INCAR Awaiting AUSA Senate Recognition As Political Group.

Dates: 1982 September 23