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Carnegie Branch Library for Local History

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This is a place to research anything related to the history of Boulder. It is a free service by... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Helsinki, Finland
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Such a wonderful resource!

I am researching our family history in the Boulder area from the 1860's forward and found this... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Arvada, Colorado
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16 Jun 2018
5 Feb 2018
“Such a wonderful resource!”
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1125 Pine St, 2 blocks north of the Pearl Street Mall between 11th and Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302-4024
+1 303-441-3110
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

This is a place to research anything related to the history of Boulder. It is a free service by this unique city. Very interesting books about Boulder, photographs from the flood in 2894. Very central location, free WiFi.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I am researching our family history in the Boulder area from the 1860's forward and found this place to be a real treasure trove with many resources and extremely helpful staff. Thank you Boulder for keeping history alive with this invaluable vault of records from...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

I was just their its in the heart of the city old building from dale carnagie years.one librarian was friendly and helpful the other wasn't.

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Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

I wanted to research and this is the place to research Boulder County local history. The librarians were a huge help. City, County, and cemetery Directories, tax assessor and many other records are readily available. Within a short time I had all the information that...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2015

I wish I had wanted to research something here, because it sure looked like a serious library, like ones I remember from college. The building itself is beautiful and the librarians looked like they probably knew anything about which you might want to ask. I...More

1  Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 8 September 2012

When I was in Boulder, I visited the main library. I asked the reference desk librarian what else she recommended I see in my day and she said, 'The Carnegie Branch Library, it's the original library in Boulder.' It is just a short walk from...More

2  Thank Terri R
Reviewed 11 January 2012

The excellent staff can help you find what you are looking for. This was one of the libraries that Carnegie helped set up, and now it is just for history papers. They have a lot of photographs, and oral histories. It's on Broadway, in an...More

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