Edna Wilson Mosley
Aurora City Councilwoman
First African American to be elected to the Aurora, Colorado City Council. (1991) Edna Wilson Mosley has demonstrated her commitment to the advancement of human rights and social justice through...
Major Oleta Lawanda Crain
First African American Woman to enter the military from the State of Colorado (1942). Entering as a private and retiring 20 years later as a Major.
Crain joined the U.S. Department of Labor in Washington D.C. as a...
Outdoor picnic at Camp Nizhoni. Camp Nizhoni was a summer camp for African-American girls in Pinecliffe, Colo. in the Lincoln Hills area. The camp was funded by the Young Women’s Christian Organization in 1920.
Photograph of a women's tour group at City Park in Denver, Colorado. The women in the photograph are divided into two groups. One group stand by a Civil War canon and the other sit on a horse-less carriage known as the Seeing Denver Bus.
An index produced by the Colorado Genealogical Society pertaining to the recognized settlers of Colorado. Information for each individual include, date and place of birth, date and place of death, date of arrival in Colorado,