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Front Range Resources

This page was compiled by Deborah Hollis

Phone: 303.492.28834



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Front Range Resources


Location & phone number

Boulder Public Library - Carnegie Branch

Colorado history as well as local history. Reference tools and magazines for genealogical research in other states.

1125 Pine Street, Boulder, CO, 80302. 303.441.3110

[See human resources section for BGS volunteer hours.]

Colorado Historical Society

Colorado history. Call for information about workshops.

1300 Broadway, Denver, CO 80231


Hours: 10 am - 4:30 Tuesday - Saturday

Colorado Springs - Pikes Peak Library District

Family history sources

Hours of operation & phone numbers are listed on their Web page:

Colorado State Archives

Vital records, naturalization records, court cases, school, military and corrections records.

1313 Sherman Street, Room 1B-20, Denver, CO 80203. (303)866-2358 or (303)866-2390. Call toll-free in Colorado only at 1-800-305-3442. M-F 9 - 4:30 p.m.

Email: archives@state.co.us

Denver Public Library - Western History and Genealogy Department

Remember that DPLs Government Documents & Business Library is also the official Patent depository in the state.

A strong and well respected genealogical collection with many unique materials such as the Sanborn Fire insurance maps. Beginning guides available at no charge.

Full text patents can be photo copied.>

Has some early military registers.

10 W. Fourteenth Ave. Pkwy.

Denver, CO 80204-2731 303.640.6291.

Hours: Mon., Tues., Wed., 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Thurs., Fri., Sat., 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Sun., 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

LDS Family History Centers

Scattered throughout the state along the Front Range and Western Slope.

Explore Cyndi's List of background information about LDS Family History Centers.

Try a name search at the new LDS FamilySearch test site. As with any database, keep in mind the need to verify the information.

National Archives- Rocky Mountain Region

Census & Soundex for all states in microfilm.

Building 48 - Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225-0307