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Stearns / Pitkin family album

Identifier: C Photo Album 260

Scope and Contents

The photographs in these albums depict members of the Stearns, Pitkin, Moore and Hanington families of Denver, Colorado. The baby book belonged to Marion Pitkin. Identification in both albums includes Marion Pitkin, Robert Pitkin, Amy Moore Pitkin, Bishop David Moore (first Chancellor of the University of Denver), Julia Pitkin (later Mrs. Woodford Matlock and Mrs. Frank Shoemaker), Amy Pitkin (later Stearns), Katherine Hanington, Henry Hanington, Edith Hanington, Orlando Ward, and Ella Stearns. Views of Denver, Mesa Verde, Hawaii, West Point, and Columbia University.


  • between 1907 and 1920

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.


2 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: unknown


Title from the PAFI Album inventory.


Formerly PAFI Album # 260


The baby book was published in New York in 1904 by the Dodge Publishing Company. It contains photographs, autographs, poems, and locks of hair.


Robert Stearns has identified photographs in both albums using Post-It notes.

Table of Contents

[v.1.] Mother stork's baby book / illustrated by Albertine Randall Wheeler -- [v.2.] Photographs.

Processing Information

The baby book has some loose pages.

Finding Aid for the Stearns / Pitkin family album[graphic]
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Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States