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Central City Opera Guild Materials

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Identifier: M416
Overview This collection contains the adminstrative papers of the Central City Opera Guild consisting of materials on programs and events such as L'Esprit de Noël and Fashion Shows, board materials, Prseidents' notebooks, newsletters, clippings, and scrapbooks.

Central City Opera House Association Records

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Identifier: M123
Overview The Central City Opera House Association is a non-profit organization founded in 1931 to manage and preserve the Central City Opera House located in Central City, Colorado and to direct annual summer opera festivals. Heirs of Peter McFarlane, a Central City businessman who owned the Opera House prior to 1931, donated the building to the University of Denver in 1931. The real estate holdings of the University of Denver were transferred back to the Association in 1982. The Association held...

Herndon Davis Scrapbook

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Identifier: M309

Lillian Cushing McFarlane Papers

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Identifier: D051
Overview This collection contains materials relating to the life of Lillian Cushing McFarlane. It includes photographs, photo albums, invitations and correspondence.

Mary McGlone Papers

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Identifier: M375
Overview Collection contains papers, framed and loose photographs, clippings, publications, scrapbooks, correspondence, mementos, and other papers and materials related and/or belonging to Mary McGlone.

Robert F. Lotito Papers

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Identifier: M418

Ted and Jessie Shwayder Harsham Photograph Collection

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Identifier: B101
Overview Jessie Shwayder Harsham (named after her grandfather) is a descendant of the Shwayder family, one of the first Jewish families to settle in Colorado. The first member of the extended family, Abraham Rittmaster, arrived in Colorado in the early 1860s and encouraged other family members, including the Rachofskys, Kobeys, and Shwayders to join him in his successful dry goods enterprise in Central City, Colorado. Some family members migrated to other communities in the state, and the Kobeys...

Teller House Hotel Register

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Identifier: M215

Tillye Levy Papers

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Identifier: B260
Overview Tillye Shulman Levy was one of the Denver Jewish community’s most dedicated and effective volunteers. Born in Central City in 1895, she first became involved in philanthropic charity work as a young woman, after meeting Fannie Lorber, the longtime president of the Denver Sheltering Home for Jewish Children. As a teenager, Tillye worked at the Denver Trunk Factory in downtown Denver, located next door to the Lorber Shoe Company. Mrs. Lorber interested Tillye in the children and soon she was...

University of Denver Historic Maps Special Collection

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Identifier: M345
Overview

This collection contains maps assembled for interpretive use in support of the various collections, and illustration of the areas in which the various University of Denver campus buildings have been located over time.