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Jeffco Archives Celebrates Throwback Thursdays

In recognition of the 25th year of Jefferson County Archives, and this past October being National Archives Month, archivist Ronda Frazier has been sharing fun images, stories, and other items on the county Facebook page each Thursday. Most of these, … Continue reading

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What’s in the Jeffco Archives?

Jeffco’s archival collections have grown over the years, making them an increasingly valuable resource for historical researchers, genealogists, and others interested in the history of Jefferson County and its residents. The Archives now includes, for examples: Administrative and Financial Records … Continue reading

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History of the Jeffco Archives

Our previous post on the anniversary of Jeffco’s Archives didn’t mention the key role JCHC played in the origins of the Jefferson County Archives. In a longer version of her anniversary archives article, which will appear in this fall’s Historically … Continue reading

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Jeffco Archives Celebrates 25th Anniversary

“But history. . .is not really the story of what happened; it is necessarily the story of what is preserved in the record.” —George R. Stewart, The California Trail Archives are critically important to historical researchers. Without them, and the … Continue reading

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