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Harriet Chaffee Ross Papers

Identifier: M669

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a bound, handwritten journal informal jottings of social events, travel, health along with favorite verses and quotations; obituary for Mrs. Arthur Chaffee (Grace Viola Belcher Chaffee) (n.d.); microfilm contains journal (Mflm 121).


  • 1908-1912

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

Harriet Maria Chaffee Ross (1867-1932) was a Denver, Colorado society figure. Her husband, Frederick R. Ross (1865-1938), was the Denver Water Commissioner and a realtor.


1 envelopes (2 items)

1 microfilm reels (35mm) (Mflm121)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, unknown donor, unknown date.


Collection also available on microfilm: Mflm121.

Finding Aid for the Harriet Chaffee Ross Papers
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Repository Details

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

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