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Albert Chaplin Papers

Identifier: -M1207

Scope and Contents

Collection contains biographical information on Albert and Mrs. E.J. [Eliza J.] Chaplin written by son [Benjamin] Gad Chaplin (b.1865); bill of sale for land on Ferry St., later 11th Street (April 17, 1860).


  • 1860-1935

Language of Materials

Material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Albert Chaplin (B. May 1830, Virgil, Cortland County, N.Y.); married Eliza J. Robinson (1834-1918) on January 21, 1852 in Rome, Iowa; arrived in Denver in 1859. Worked as a farmer, blacksmith and confectioner. Judge for the Court of Common Pleas. Owned land in Highlands and Union Station.


1 envelope (2 items)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.

Finding Aid for the Albert Chaplin Papers
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Repository Details

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

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