Colorado Native Plants Society Records

Content and Arrangement

Scope and Content

The Colorado Native Plant Society[ CoNPS] Records include administrative files such as minutes of the board, policies and guidelines, and correspondence.   The Society sponsors grant programs which help applicants study and create reports of horticultural projects. Many of the grant applications and their reports are included in this collection. Also included are print copies of ongoing speeches and presentations made to the CoNPS members. 

A complete set of print copies of Aquilegia, the newsletter of the Colorado Native Plant Society [CoNPS] is kept on file with the collection in the Regis University Archives and Special Collections, while a digital version is available in the library's Digital Collections. The digital issues are browse-able by year.


The Colorado Native Plant Society Records are arranged in 11 series.

1) Administrative files

2) Handouts

3) Reports

4) Speeches and presentations

5 ) DVDs and slides

6) Correspondence

7) Minutes of Board Meetings

 8) Publications by CoNPS

9) Aquilegia, newsletter of CoNPS

10) Photographs

11) Awards


The Container List [ link above] itemizes each folder and its title within these 11 series.

The minutes of the annual and board meetings during the fist year of operation (1976 - 1977) have been digitized and are also linked above.