History and Genealogy

Mapping in the Early 20th Century - Lecture

History and Genealogy
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Denver, Anderson Academic Commons, Special Events Room

"Pictorial Maps: A History and Overview"
Presented by Curtis Bird

THIS LECTURE IS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF DENVER

Mapping in the Early 20th Century - Lecture

History and Genealogy
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Denver, Anderson Academic Commons, Special Events Room

"How An Artist Reinvented the Map"
Presented by Susan Schulten

THIS LECTURE IS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF DENVER

Mapping in the Early 20th Century - Lecture

History and Genealogy
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
B2 Conference Center

Lecture - "Promotional Cartographies: the Clason Map Company and the American West 1903-1931"
Presented by Bill Wyckoff

Mapping in the Early 20th Century - Lecture

History and Genealogy
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
B2 Conference Center

Lecture - "A Luddite's View of the History of Cartography in the 20th Century"
Presented by Jim Akerman

Lowry Walk: Art and Historic Buildings (This event will begin at the Eisenhower Chapel, 293 Roslyn Street)

History and Genealogy
10:00 am - 11:00 am

This event will begin at The Eisenhower Chapel, 293 Roslyn Street
Join Chuck Woodward, author and Lowry resident since 1998, on this one-hour walk. We’ll view art ranging from fun and whimsical, to historic murals, and many of the remodeled and renewed buildings from Lowry's military years.

Active Minds: The Civil War: Causes and Effects

History and Genealogy
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Meeting Room

During the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, join Active Minds for a look at what caused the war and how our country was changed as a result. This program will not attempt to cover the military conflict in any significant detail, but rather will focus on what preceded and followed it.

Active Minds

First Baptist Church of Denver's Hidden History

History and Genealogy
10:00 am - 11:00 am
First Baptist Church of Denver, 1373 Grant St., Denver, CO 80203

Join the Western History/Genealogy Department and the First Baptist Church of Denver AT THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF DENVER, 1373 GRANT ST., for a sneak peak of historic church records that will be donated to DPL in May. These rare and unique records are a genealogy and Denver history goldmine. James Jeffrey, Genealogy Librarian will be your host as we uncover the First Baptist Church of Denver's hidden history.

Active Minds: WWII & D-Day

History and Genealogy
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

As we commemorate over 70 years since “D-Day” this June, join Active Minds for a look at this crucial turning point in World War II. We will examine the dynamics that led up to the Invasion of Normandy, the complicated and challenging preparation process, and the decisive impact this battle had upon the outcome of the war.

Active Minds

Italian Research Group (IRG)

History and Genealogy
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gates Conference Room - Level 5

IRG meetings will be fairly informal affairs with a meet-and-greet from 10-10:30; a brief presentation on genealogical research methods from 10:30-11 a.m.; and open, assisted research from 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
For more information please see the History Blog.

Hispanic Genealogy OLTHLRG

History and Genealogy
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Level 5 - 10th Mtn Room

Monthly Hispanic genealogy research meetings. Open to non-members.

Olibama Lopez Tushar Hispanic Legacy Research Group
Website: http://www.hispaniclegacy.org/

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