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Associates of Denver Botanic Gardens Records

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 010
Abstract

This collection contains various meeting notes, bylaws, newsletters, event information, volunteer informations, and newsletters from the associates of DBG.

Dates: Existence: 1964-2016

Aubrey C. Hildreth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 024
Scope and Contents

This collection contains material created and collected by Audrey C. Hildreth, past director of the Denver Botanic Gardens. The materials include awards and nominations, articles, correspondence, and bibliographies of articles written by Hildreth.

Dates: 1936-1978

Botanical Stamp Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 003
Scope and Contents

The botanical stamps collection contains two separate collections of stamps collected and arranged by Kathryn Kalmbach, avid stamps collector and plant research and significant historical figure of Denver Botanic Gardens, and Margo PoKempner, Atmospheric Physicist and hobbyist stamp collector. Additionally to botanical stamps, the collection contains a small number of stamps with animals and other subjects, as well as materials and equipment used in stamp collecting.

Dates: ca. 1900 - present

Bound Herbaria Collection

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Identifier: HFLA 009
Abstract

The Bound Herbaria collection contains various collections of pressed plants.

Dates: 1865-1978

Chatfield Farms records

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 014
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a Master Plan, a Master’s Degree thesis, and other information about the site as well as the surrounding area. All documents related to a lawsuit concerning the development of Chatfield Green Subdivision have been removed for storage with DBG Administrative collections.These materials are currently in two separate “collections.” One is called Chatfield Arboretum and the other is called Chatfield Administrative. Chatfield Administrative contains some...
Dates: 1978-2003

Darwin M. Andrews Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 027
Scope and Contents

Collection of manuscripts, photographs, and glass negatives. Many materials pertain to an intended but unrealized book publication.

Dates: 1893 - 1976

Denver Botanic Gardens Artifact and Memorabilia Collection

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Identifier: HFLA 008
Abstract

Denver Botanic Gardens Artifact and Memorabilia Collection contains physical objects and artifacts from throughout the Gardens.

Dates: n.d.

Denver Botanic Gardens Blueprints collection

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Identifier: HFLA 001
Abstract

The Blueprints collection contains blueprints, plans, drawings, and other records of the plans and construction of Denver Botanic Gardens since its inception.

Dates: 1950-Present

Denver Botanic Gardens Photographs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 004
Abstract

Denver Botanic Gardens Photograph Collection contains photographs, historical and contemporary of Denver Botanic Gardens. This includes plants, people, events, buildings, and other images related to Denver Botanic Gardens and the history of the institution.

Dates: 1940-2000

Denver Botanic Gardens Publications and Newsletters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 012
Abstract

Newsletters, reports, and other materials published by Denver botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1944-Present

Doris Buckels Papers

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Identifier: HFLA 039
Scope and Contents

Materials in the Doris Buckels Papers include correspondence, news releases, articles, committee reports, and other documents related to the work done by Doris Buckels as member of the December Events Committee at Denver Botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1984-1988

Ed Connors Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 026
Scope and Contents

The materials in this collection include correspondence, various publications, and other documents related to the time Connors spent at Denver Botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1984-2003

Education Department Records

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Identifier: HFLA 036
Abstract

The Education Department Records hold materials about classes and programs created and managed at Denver Botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1980-present

E.H. Brunquist Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 028
Scope and Contents

Materials in the E.H. Brunquist Papers include course information, research materials, and personal work.

Dates: 1965-1966

Garden Clubs

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Identifier: HFLA 018
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, correspondence, newsletters, awards, meeting minutes, and other materials from various Garden Clubs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1913-2008

George W. Kelly Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 038
Scope and Contents Photographs, negatives, and nearly 1700 glass and paper-framed slides taken by Kelly are included in the Waring Room collection. Almost all of them depict plants or landscapes, and many are labeled with subject and date. His sense of humor is evident in the photos taken near the nature trail on Mt. Goliath, for he saw wind-blown tree stumps as playful animals. Many of these photos are included in his 1982 book, The Things I Prize.The collection also contains an original painting...
Dates: 1944-1992

Guild Records

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 022
Abstract

One (1) box.

Dates: 1963 - 2003

Helen Fowler Library Records

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 016
Abstract

The Helen Fowler Library Records contain materials from the history of the library at Denver Botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1946-present

Historical Biographical Files

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 032
Scope and Contents

The historical biographical files contain materials about individuals related to Denver Botanic Gardens. Materials include clippings, pamphlets, reports, news releases, event information, and other printed materials.

Dates: 1961-present

Horticulture Department Records

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Identifier: HFLA 013
Abstract

Files from the Horticulture Department contain information on the creation, development, and maintenance of individual gardens at Denver Botanic Gardens as well as other activities of the department. Included are lists of plants, landscape plans, correspondence, published articles, pest control measures, donations, and documents from other botanical organizations.

Dates: 1946-2004

Lawrence A. Long Papers

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Identifier: HFLA 025
Scope and Contents

The Lawrence Long Collection consists of legal documents concerning the formation of DBG and papers related to the business of the board of trustees, including reports, minutes, and correspondence. There are also documents on the construction and dedication of the Conservatory.

Dates: 1957-1967

Marketing Publications Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 011
Abstract

The Marketing Publications collection contains publications created by, for, and about Denver Botanic Gardens to promote various events, courses, and other information about the Gardens that would have been distributed to guests, members, and the general public.

Dates: n.d.

Oasis in the City Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 017
Abstract

Oasis in the City is a Masters Degree thesis by Judith Morley from her time studing at the University of Colorado Denver. The thesis is about the history of Denver Botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1903-2004

Research and Conservation Department Records

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Identifier: HFLA 020
Abstract

Records from the department of Research and Conservation, consisting of documents and materials from the Kathryn Kalmbach Herbariums of Vascular Plants, the Sam Mitchel Herbarium of Fungi, and the Denver Botanic Gardens Collection of Arhtropods.

Dates: n.d.

Richard H. Daley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 006
Scope and Contents

Materials currently in this collection are publications Daley received while serving as director, correspondence, and reports for the Gardens.

Dates: 1987-1998

Rocky Mountain Alpines Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 040
Abstract

Rocky Mountain Alpines: Choice Rock Garden Plants of the Rocky Mountains in the Wild and in the Garden, published in 1986 by multiple people including several staff from Denver Botanic Gardens.

Dates: 1985-1986

Ruth Porter Waring Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 034

Sam Mitchel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 007
Abstract

The D.H. (Sam) Mitchel Papers contain materials created and used by Sam Mitchel.

Dates: n.d.

Scott Dressel-Martin media Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HFLA 041
Scope and Contents

The Scott Dressel-Martin Media Collection contains photogrpahs and audio material created by Scott Dressel-Martin. Most materials in this collection are mediaworks created specifically for the use by Denver Botanic Gardens including photographs of events and programs, plant material around the Gardens, progress of construction projects and more.

Dates: 2001-2005