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Atlas of Colorado, 1951-1967

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: Series-144

Scope and Contents

"Atlas of Colorado" is a post-bound folder containing general highway maps of each county in Colorado with the exception of Denver County. Prepared by the Department of Highways, State of Colorado, Planning and Research Division in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Bureau of Public Roads. Original maps dated 1951-1966 with State Highway and County Road System revisions dated 1967. Folder also contains a 1965 Traffic Volume Map of the Colorado State Highway system showing annual average daily traffic with enlarged insets showing congested areas.


  • 1951-1967


Conditions Governing Access

Archives collection material is non-circulating, requires staff retrieval and is available for use by appointment in the reading room.


0.49 Cubic Feet (1 post-bound folder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to the Archives by C.R. Spielman in 2009.

Existence and Location of Copies

Denver Public Library

Materials Specific Details

Some maps have relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Supplemental sheets show sections of counties in greater detail. Inset maps of towns at various scales on some county maps. County base maps [ca. 1:100,000]; supplemental county maps [ca. 1:15,625].

Physical Description

Post-bound volume

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Jefferson County Archives Repository

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