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Alfred M. Bailey papers

Identifier: C MSS CONS7

Scope and Contents

Notes, drafts and galley proofs for "Birds of Colorado" and "Pictorial Checklist of Colorado Birds".


  • 1967

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Ornithologist and photographer. Began his scientific career as curator of birds and mammals for the Louisiana State Museum. Later worked for the U.S. Biological Survey. Became Director, Denver Museum of Natural History, 1919.


4 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: DPL Conservation Collection.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Birds of Colorado.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Pictorial Checklist of Colorado Birds.

Finding Aid for the Alfred M. Bailey papers,1965-1967[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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