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Colorado Women's College

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1888-1973

Sources

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.
Sources Card Catalog. Administration- Board of Trustees.

Found in 98 Collections and/or Records:

Colorado Women's College, 1976-1977

 File
Identifier: M028.02.0007.0004
Overview Types of Materials: Correspondence, memos, draft of agreement

Colorado Women's College (1888-1982) Records

 Collection
Identifier: M130
Overview Colorado Woman's College was conceived as a "Vassar of the West" by its founder, the Rev. Robert Cameron, who wanted to establish a women's college in the Western United States that would offer high-level academics to women. Cameron was the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Denver. The sponsoring body was inadvertently incorporated in 1888 as the Woman's College Society (amended to Colorado Woman's College Society the following year), though it did not open until 1909. Located in northeast...

Colorado Women's College Entrance Sign, between 1888-1982

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00035
Overview External view of a sign stating: Colorado Women's College Founded in 1888 Center for Research and Education The Bridge International School McRel: Midcontinental Educational Lab.

Colorado Women's College Entrance Sign, between 1888-1982

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00043
Overview External view of a sign stating: Colorado Women's College Founded in 1888 Center for Research and Education The Bridge International School McRel: Midcontinental Educational Lab.

Colorado Women's College Foote Hall, 1916-2008

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00005
Overview Exterior view of Colorado Women's College (CWC) Park Hill Campus at University of Denver in Denver, Colorado, including Foote Hall.

Colorado Women's College Foote Hall, 1928-2008

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00019
Overview Exterior view of Colorado Women's College's (CWC) Foote Hall in Denver, Colorado.

Colorado Women's College Foote Hall and Hutchinson Hall, 1956-2008

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00006
Overview Exterior view of Colorado Women's College (CWC) Park Hill Campus at University of Denver in Denver, Colorado, including Foote Hall and Hutchinson Hall.

Colorado Women's College George W. Lindsey Outdoor Theater, 1962-2008

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00003
Overview Exterior view of Colorado Women's College (CWC) at University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. Including the George W. Lindsey Outdoor Theater.

Colorado Women's College graduation, between 1964-1988

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0008.00006
Overview Exterior view Treat Hall on the Colorado Women's College Campus in Denver, Colorado. Picture taken following or before a graduation. Many people are standing outside the hall talking.

Colorado Women's College Mission Statement, 1977 August 18

 File
Identifier: U109.01.0001.0001
Overview An early document describes the Mission of the Colorado Women's College. The document lays out the five principle goals of the College, and then goes on to describe the processes for achieving them.