Additional Resources

The following libraries, archives, and agencies can provide additional resources for your Colorado history research.

Denver Public Library--Genealogy, African American & Western History Resources

10 W. 14th Ave Pkwy. Denver, CO 80204
720-865-1821
history.denverlibrary.org
Genealogy resources, Denver records and history, house and neighborhood history materials

Colorado State Archives

1313 Sherman St. Room 120 Denver, CO 80203
303-866-2358
colorado.gov/archives
Repository for state and county records, marriage index, school records, Colorado military records, prison records

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment: Vital Records

4300 Cherry Creek Dr. So. Denver, CO 80246
303-692-2200
www.colorado.gov/cdphe/vitalrecords
Birth, death, marriage records 1910 to present

National Archives at Denver

17101 Huron St. Broomfield, CO 80023
303-604-4740
archives.gov/denver
Military service records, genealogical materials, records from federal courts and agencies in Colorado

Colorado State Library - State Publications Library

201 E. Colfax Ave., Room 314 Denver, CO 80203
303-866-6725
cde.state.co.us/stateinfo/ and cospl.blogspot.com
Free permanent public access to Colorado state government documents, including historical and digital documents

Colorado Genealogical Society

P.O. Box 9218 Denver, CO 80209
www.cogensoc.us
Classes and instruction in searching Colorado genealogies

Colorado Legislative Council

Biographies of Colorado Legislators

Bureau of Land Management--Public Lands Information Center

2850 Youngfield St. Lakewood, CO 80215
303-239-3600
www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Resources/public_room.html
Land records and plats, maps, GLO records including patented mining claims, federal homestead records, surveys and other federal land records

Arthur Lakes Library--Colorado School of Mines

1400 Illinois St. Golden, CO 80401
303-273-3694
library.mines.edu
Mines and mining

Boulder Public Library--Carnegie Branch for Local History

1125 Pine St. Boulder, CO 80302
303-441-3100
boulderlibrary.org/services/local-history
History of Boulder, photographs, newspapers, genealogy resources

Douglas County History Research Center

Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox, Castle Rock, CO 80104
303-688-7730
douglascountyhistory.org
History of Douglas County and Front Range, genealogy, oral histories

Fort Collins History Connection

408 Mason Ct. Fort Collins, CO 80524
970-221-6688
history.poudrelibraries.org
Fort Collins and Larimer County history. A collaboration between the Ft. Collins Museum of Discovery and the Poudre River Public Library District.

Center of Southwest Studies--Fort Lewis College

1000 Rim Dr. Durango, CO 81301
970-247-7456
swcenter.fortlewis.edu
Library, archives, and museum focused on the American Southwest.

Colorado State University Library--Archives and Special Collections

Morgan Library, Suite 202 Fort Collins, CO 80523
970-491-1844
lib.colostate.edu/archives

Jefferson County Public Library

Several branch locations in Jefferson County
303-235-5275
jefferson.lib.co.us

Foothills Genealogy Society

PO Box 150382 Lakewood, CO 80215
foothillsgenealogy.org
History and genealogy resources for Clear Creek, Gilpin, Jefferson, and Park Counties.

Mesa Verde National Park

PO Box 8 Mesa Verde, CO 81330
970-529-4465
www.nps.gov/meve
Ancestral Puebloan National Park and World Heritage Site

University Libraries--University of Colorado Boulder

Norlin Library, 1720 Pleasant St. Boulder, CO 80309
303-492-7521
ucblibraries.colorado.edu
Western Americana, newspapers, photographs, maps

University of Denver Libraries

2150 E. Evans Ave. Denver, CO 80208
303-871-2905
library.du.edu
Photographs, dance, music, Jewish history collections

Pikes Peak Library District--Regional History & Genealogy

Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
719-531-6333 x2253
ppld.org
Photographs, newspapers, history of Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak region

Tomlinson Library--Mesa State University

1200 College Place Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-248-1860
coloradomesa.edu/cmulibrary

Tutt Library--Colorado College

1021 N. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
719-389-6662
www.coloradocollege.edu/library

Denver Museum of Nature & Science - Bailey Library and Archives

2001 Colorado Blvd. Level 3 Denver, CO 80205
303-370-6000
dmns.org/science/bailey-library-and-archives/

Denver Botanic Gardens - Helen Fowler Library

1007 York St. Denver, CO 80206
720-865-3570
botanicgardens.org/gardening-resources/helen-fowler-library

Colorado Encyclopedia

The Colorado Encyclopedia is an online source of information about important people, places, events, and things in Colorado. Visit here.