Recent Submissions

  • University of Vermont commencement August 2, 1854 

    Author(s):Denison Family; University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Strauss Health Sciences Library
    Date:1854-08-02
    Collection of correspondence and other papers from the Denison collection.
  • University of Vermont sophomore exhibition May 19, 1853 

    Author(s):Denison Family; University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Strauss Health Sciences Library
    Date:1853-05-19
    Collection of correspondence and other papers from the Denison collection.
  • Poem to "Mama Denison", A 

    Author(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1887-12
    A poem by Henry to his mother, Ella Strong Denison.
  • Poem to "Mama Denison", A 

    Author(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1887-12
    A poem by Henry to his mother, Ella Strong Denison.
  • Embroidered doilie, close-up 

    Artist(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1895-1896
    Henry embroidered the doilie at 13 years old. The doilie is in an envelope labeled, "Born 1883. Embroidery done by Henry S. Denison, summer of 1896."
  • Embroidered doilie 

    Artist(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1895-1896
    Henry embroidered the doilie at 13 years old. The doilie is in an envelope labeled, "Born 1883. Embroidery done by Henry S. Denison, summer of 1896."
  • Henry's felt cowboy hat 

    Author(s):Denison Family
    Date:1900?
    A brown felt cowboy hat that Henry wore in Texas. In the "Summer of 1900 spent as cowboy on Col. Hughes' ranch in Texas, called Rocking Chair Ranch. His duty was to ride the fence and see that it was kept unbroken. He lived ...
  • Letter to Dear Grandma 

    Author(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1889-03
    "Henry's first written letter, which for six years and one month is doing very well," commented Henry's mother, Ella Strong Denison, on page 28 in "Correspondence with Henry."
  • Sprout studies in the Paragon Public School drawing book 

    Artist(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1897-07-29
    Pencil and water color drawings of lima bean, red bean, and corn sprouts. Henry signed the front cover.
  • Great grandmother's recipes 

    Author(s):Denison, Ella Strong
    Date:1910?
    Format:Cookbook
    On the cover: "Great Grandmothers recipes 1910? F. Sabin recipe was doctor friend of Henry Denison. Grandfather of Elizabeth Stewart Barr, Jauyin Berry Sebastian(?) he died 1912. F. Sabin referred to in bio of H.D. in book ...
  • Piano composition 

    Author(s):Denison, Henry S.
    Date:1898-1899
    Format:Music
    The piano composition, written in Henry's hand, was composed in a sheet music booklet purchased from the Denver Music Co. The front cover has a white label with Henry's signature.