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Records of the Colorado Emeriti Association

Identifier: MCEA

Scope and Contents

The Records of the Colorado Emeriti Association consists of documents dated 1957 to 1980, with the bulk falling from 1966 to 1973. Materials include letters, meeting minutes, membership lists, reports, and a copy of a revised constitution. Much of the collection documents the Association's work on benefits for retired faculty in the state of Colorado.


  • Creation: 1957-1980
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1966-1973


Restrictions on Access

There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Restrictions on Use

Not all of the material in the collection is in the public domain. Researchers are responsible for addressing copyright issues.


The Colorado Emeriti Association was formed on May 17, 1957, in Denver, Colorado. The association was established to promote the economic, social, and professional interests of retired faculty of Colorado's colleges and universities. Membership was extended to all retired faculty and staff, who served in academic positions in any institution of higher education in Colorado. The association lobbied for state legislation that served to protect and benefit its members. The Colorado State Emeriti Association was dissolved on May 10, 1980.


0.25 linear feet (1 document case)

Language of Materials



The Colorado Emeriti Association was founded in 1957 and was open to any retired faculty from the state of Colorado. Many of their members came from Colorado State University, the University of Colorado, the University of Northern Colorado, the University of Denver, and the Colorado School of Mines. Materials include letters, membership lists, reports, and a copy of the group's constitution.


The collection consists of 1 series in 1 document case:

Series 1: Colorado Emeriti Association records, 1957-1980


It is unknown when the Records of the Colorado Emeriti Association was acquired.

Online Materials

Materials have been scanned and are available through the Colorado State University Libraries website. In the electronic version of this document, direct links appear in context.

Related Collections

Records of the Colorado State University Emeriti Group, University Archive, Colorado State University.


Processing was completed in July 2015. Materials were rehoused in acid-free folders and an archival box.

Guide to the Records of the Colorado Emeriti Association
Edited Full Draft
Prepared by Karen Spilman
Copyright 2015
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the CSU Libraries Archives & Special Collections Repository

Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA