Barney Ford Collection
Scope and Contents
Doll with stand by Roberta Bell, artist member of the National Institute of American Doll Artists. “Elijah Muhammad, The False Prophet” by M.G. McNeil (pamphlet)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Barney Ford was a former slave who overcame many misfortunes to become a leading citizen of Denver, a power in Republican politics, and one of Colorado's wealthiest men.
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Mayo McNail.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- African American pioneers -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Denver Colorado 80205