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University of Northern Colorado



The State Normal School, Greeley, Colo., was established in 1889. The name was changed in 1911 to Colorado State Teachers College; in 1935 to Colorado State College of Education; in 1957 to Colorado State College; and in 1970 to University of Northern Colorado.

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni artifacts and memorabilia

Identifier: SC082

Bulletins (College/University Publications)

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG003-S001

Primarily arranged in boxes by Record Group number. Duplicate copies are kept in storage.

Dates: 1890-2011

Charles F. Putnik films of University of Northern Colorado Football

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC155

Archival Services holds one original 16mm film, one miniDV digitized copy and one DVD copy of the following CSC/UNC football games/partial games.


This collection is organized into a single series: Series 1:  Films

Dates: 1969-1971; Existence: Date acquired: 2006-07-20

Colorado Commission on Higher Education records

 Collection — Box: C001 Box 8
Identifier: C001

Materials related to the Colorado Commission on Higher Education.

Dates: 1965 - 1986

James A. Michener Society Records

Identifier: JM034

James A. Michener Society Records contains correspondence, financial records, membership, newsletter, newspaper clippings, photographs, annual conference packages, and other materials related to the history of the organization.

Dates: Existence: 2000 October 30; 1964-ongoing; Majority of material found in dates 1998-2002

Lew Dakan photographs and negatives

Identifier: SC130

Photographs and negatives taken by Lew Daken of the University of Northern Colorado between 1970-1987 and the Chuckwagon Playhouse between 1970-1974.

Dates: 1930-1987

Morris Pierce Papers on University of Northern Colorado Buildings and Grounds

Identifier: RG015-S013

Containing materials collected by Morris Pierce while researching his 1988 thesis "A Century of Campus Planning and Construction at the University of Northern Colorado," this collection documents the development of the built environment of the UNC campus including land acquisition and space planning.

Dates: 1889 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1891 - 1980

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C002

A collection of North Central Association annual reports and accreditation booklets.

Dates: 1914 - 1993; Existence: Date acquired: 1985-12-03

Student Publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG010-S001

UNC collection on Colorado libraries

 Collection — Box: C003 Box 9
Identifier: C003

Material collected by members of the UNC community UNC about the different libraries and library projects in Colorado.

Dates: 1892 - 2002