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Dart Wantland Scrapbooks

Identifier: WH578

Scope and Contents

Collection contains two scrapbooks with mementos of family, school and social activities in the form of programs, invitations, greeting cards, newspaper clippings, photos, telegrams. Scrapbook 1 (1908-1917) covers youthful activities in Boy Scouts, Denver Athletic Club, and Denver East Side High School (graduated 1917). -- Scrapbook 2 (1917-1934) includes material from Colorado School of Mines, Golden, where he was a student and then on the faculty 1929-1942.


  • 1908-1934

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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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

Dart Wantland was a Denver, Colo. resident; geophysicist with U.S. Bureau of Reclamation 1946-1968. B. Mar. 12, 1898 Salt Lake City, Utah, son of Charles E. Wantland, railroad land agent; D. May 6, 1973 Denver.


1 box (.25 linear feet)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Don Bloch, 1976.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States