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Doors Open Denver: Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library

Oct 13, 2020

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Tour guides: Jim Bershof, FAIA, Principal, OZ Architecture and Charleszine "Terry" Nelson, MLS, Senior Special Collections and Community Resources Manager, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library


About the tour: This tour will cover the building exterior along Welton Street, the building's location in the City and how the location influenced the building design. Inside, each floor level will be visited: the first floor which contains the branch library; the second floor which houses the research library – one of only a handful of its kind in the country; and the top floor, which includes a small museum that celebrates the history of African Americans in the West.