United States. Air Force
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Originally from Ohio Arie Taylor moved to Colorado in 1958. Taylor reflects on her time in the Air Force and encountering segregation and discrimination. The first Black woman legislator in Colorado, Taylor discusses her reasons for getting involved in politics, particularly her experiences as a Black woman and her encounters with racism. Discusses racial tensions in Denver in July of 1968, which resulted in protests and community clashes with police and Arie Taylor's arrest. Taylor reflects on...
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined
Overview This collection contains memorabilia from Cal Golden's time as a Square Dance Caller. The collection includes awards, realia, audio recordings, textiles, and photographs. Cal used the textiles for his performances. The awards, realia, and photographs were gifts or depict Cal performing.
Scope and Contents Folder contains identity papers, work documents, passports, immigration papers, Air Force documents, naturalization papers, and 1938 Nakhshon Limited shares from Haifa.
Overview Alexander Kagan was born in Paris, France in 1906 to Russian parents. At the age of 14, Alexander Kagan began work as a fabric designer and also as a designer of jewelry. His mother Chana (Anna) Kagan, his brother Haim Persah (Paul) and he came to the United States in 1922. He became a citizen in 1930 and was a fabric designer in New York. In 1942 he enlisted in the Army Air Corps and was stationed in Pueblo, Colorado. He graduated from the University of Denver in 1954 and died in the Denver...
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection is broken into 4 sections: Military Records, 1918-1985; Tide of Toys Scrapbook, 1950-1951; Allied Study Tour to Israel and Europe, 1963; and Miscellaneous Papers and Ephemera, 1942-1986.
Overview Minnie Golden Milstein was born in Denver and died in Denver March 5, 1958 at the age of 49. She married Harry Milstein and their son was Michael. Collection contains newspaper clippings, a New York port of entry card, notes and certificate from the United States Air Force to Minnie Milstein for her bravery in saving an airman after a B-29 crashed outside of her home in the Hilltop subdivision, badly damaging the home. She wrapped the airman in a blanket and saved him from burning to death and...
Overview Photographs of Jessica Dragonette, Arthur and Hazel Oberfelder, General Curry and General Duncan at the opening of Officers Club at Lowry Field
Dates: 1941 November
Overview Interview with Ben Gallegos from the De donde eres: Cultural Origins of the Southern Colorado Latino/Hispanic Community Collection.
Dates: 2004 March 19; Digitization: 2006 August 5
Overview Charles Murdock Schloss received his engineering degree from the University of Colorado and joined the Lindrooth Engineering company in 1918. His son Charles (Chuck) M. Schloss joined his father at the engineering firm in 1961. He was in the army for five years and was in combat in Korea. In 1984, Chuck Schloss founded the Schloss Engineering Company which specialized in water and wastewater equipment design and manufacturing. His daughter Kristy joined the firm and is now CEO and President of...
Senator Peter H. Dominick greets military officers on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier U.S.S. America in the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia in 1972, 1972
Overview Sen. Dominick (R-Colo.), wearing a leather aviator jacket and holding glasses, shakes hands with Lieutenant Colonel John Cochran, commanding officer of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 333 (VMFA-333). Marine Major Henry Carr, also from VMFA-333, stands to the left of Lt. Col. Cochran, shaking hands with an unidentified man who can be seen over Cochran's left shoulder. The VMFA-333 insignia, a tiger's head on a shamrock with a lightning bolt in the background, can be seen on Major Carr's right...