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Box 1, 1964, January 4, 1964

 File — Box: HFLA 008.001
Identifier: 01

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains physical objects and artifacts from significant events and places of Denver Botanic Gardens.


  • Creation: 1964
  • Event: January 4, 1964


From the Collection: 14.2.5 Linear Feet (11 containers)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Box 1 contains the ceremonial groundbreaking shovel first used on January 4, 1964 for the opening of the Boettcher Conservatory at Denver Botanic Gardens. It has since been used at several groundbreaking ceremonies for new development projects.

Repository Details

Part of the Denver Botanic Gardens, Helen Fowler Library Archives Repository