Alva Blanchard Adams Papers, 1875-1942
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Brief Description: The collection consists of correspondence, notebooks, essays, speeches and manuscripts, photographs, scrapbooks, framed items, artifacts, and clippings relating to the political careers and personal lives of Alva Blanchard Adams (1875- ), his son, Alva B. Adams (1915-1981) and their respective families.
Held at:
Colorado State University-Pueblo Library
2200 Bonforte Blvd.
Pueblo, CO 81001
Phone: 719-549-2475
Fax: 719-549-2738
Email: beverly.allen [at]
Created by: Alva Blanchard Adams (1875-)
Volume: 25.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The collection is arranged by type of material, and then chronologically.
Biographical Note for Alva Blanchard Adams (1875-) : Alva Blanchard Adams was an American politician. He was born in Iowa County, Wisconsin. He served as the fifth, tenth and 14th Governor of Colorado from 1887 to 1889, 1897 to 1899, and briefly in 1905. He died in Battle Creek, Michigan.
Access Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection.
Subject Index
Alva B. (Alva Blanchard), 1915-1981
Colorado --  History -- 1876-1950
Colorado -- Politics and Government -- 1876-1950
Colorado -- Politics and Government -- To 1876
Rights/Use Restrictions: Not all of the material in the collection is in the public domain. Researchers are responsible for addressing copyright issues.
Related Materials: Alva Blanchard Adams book collection, cataloged separately from the manuscript collection
PreferredCitation: Alva Blanchard Adams Papers, Colorado State University-Pueblo Library, University Archives and Special Collections