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
Genealogy resources, Denver records and history, house and neighborhood history materials

Colorado State Archives

1313 Sherman St. Room 120 Denver, CO 80203
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
Birth, death, marriage records 1910 to present

National Archives at Denver

17101 Huron St. Broomfield, CO 80023
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 and
Free permanent public access to Colorado state government documents, including historical and digital documents

Colorado Genealogical Society

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

Colorado Legislative Council

Legislator History Database

Bureau of Land Management--Public Lands Information Center

2850 Youngfield St. Lakewood, CO 80215
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
Mines and mining

Boulder Public Library--Carnegie Branch for Local History

1125 Pine St. Boulder, CO 80302
History of Boulder, photographs, newspapers, genealogy resources

Douglas County History Research Center

Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox, Castle Rock, CO 80104
History of Douglas County and Front Range, genealogy, oral histories

Fort Collins History Connection

408 Mason Ct. Fort Collins, CO 80524
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
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

Jefferson County Public Library

Several branch locations in Jefferson County

Foothills Genealogy Society

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

Mesa Verde National Park

PO Box 8 Mesa Verde, CO 81330
Ancestral Puebloan National Park and World Heritage Site

University Libraries--University of Colorado Boulder

Norlin Library, 1720 Pleasant St. Boulder, CO 80309
Western Americana, newspapers, photographs, maps

University of Denver Libraries

2150 E. Evans Ave. Denver, CO 80208
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
Photographs, newspapers, history of Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak region

Tomlinson Library--Mesa State University

1200 College Place Grand Junction, CO 81501

Tutt Library--Colorado College

1021 N. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Denver Museum of Nature & Science - Bailey Library and Archives

2001 Colorado Blvd. Level 3 Denver, CO 80205

Denver Botanic Gardens - Helen Fowler Library

1007 York St. Denver, CO 80206

Colorado Encyclopedia

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