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M. W. Kerwin diary

Identifier: C MSS -M431

Scope and Contents

Left Chicago, Ill. for Denver, Colo. via St. Joseph, Mo. and the South Platte route. After digging for gold in the Colorado mountains near Hamilton and Tarryall in Park County, returned to Chicago.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


8 envelope(s)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Edward Michael Kerwin,River Forest, Ill.,gift.


Typed transcript. Repository of original unknown.

Finding Aid for the M. W. Kerwin diary,1860 Apr. 16-Dec. 24[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
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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Denver CO 80204 United States