Our Collections of Public Records

The Colorado State Archives holds a wide variety of public records. You can use this quick index of Archives Finding Aids as well as browsing the topics below. 


Plan Your Visit

As of August 10, 2020, Colorado State Archives will be closed to unscheduled walk-in in-person assistance and the 1313 Sherman building will be locked down. While our building is closed to the public because of COVID-19, we are still open for business for Coloradans.
Colorado State Archives is currently offering appointments for in-person assistance on a very limited basis.  Appointments must be made in advance by calling 303-866-2358 during business hours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please see the plan your visit page for more information.