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Emil H. Peterson Letter to R.W. Hanington

Identifier: M612

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter from Emil H. Peterson, Los Angeles, Calif. to R. W. Hanington, Denver, Colo.; letter describes Petersen's work in Aspen, Colo. (1914-1915); unwatering the Mollie Gibson, Free Silver, and Smuggler mines, properties of the Smuggler Leasing Company.


  • January 2, 1944

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The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Emil H. Peterson was a Danish born mining engineer. Hanington also a mine engineer (associated with Hendrie & Bolthoff Manufacturing and Supply Company, Denver, Colo.).


1 envelope(s) (11 leaves)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Caroline Bancroft, circa 1950.

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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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

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