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Colorado Women's College



  • Existence: 1888-1973


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.
Sources Card Catalog. Administration- Board of Trustees.

Found in 102 Collections and/or Records:

Margaret Alma Huglin Scrapbook

Identifier: M305

Marjorie Bell Chambers Papers

Identifier: M124
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection contains general correspondence to and from Dr. Chambers during her tenure as president and papers concerning fund-raising efforts. Other major areas covered are interviews and employment at Colorado Women's College, Chambers' inauguration and resignation, and newspaper clippings regarding Colorado Women's College’s near-closure in 1976.
Dates: 1976-1978

Mary Kirke Wilson for Colorado Reflections

Identifier: couda-wilson
Overview Mary Kirke Wilson reflects on her memories of Canyon City, Hugo, Hardin, and Denver, Colorado. Wilson recalls memories of her father's laundry business and general store, the fashions of the 1920s, music on the radio in the 1910s and 1920s. Wilson attended Colorado Women's College and reflects on her experience in college. Finally, Mary Kirke Wilson discusses her career as a school teacher.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Nancy Hall Chase Papers

Identifier: M413
Overview 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
Overview 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: 1864-

Park Hill, 1982 August 4

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00001
Overview 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
Overview 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
Overview This collection contains documentation of Rosemary H. Knox's time at Colorado Women's College.
Dates: Other: 1947-1948

Sherry Manning Papers

Identifier: M114
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined