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A Silverton family's album

Identifier: C Photo Album 252

Scope and Contents

Candid and posed views of an unidentified family in Silverton, San Juan County Colorado. Images of friends, family members (men, women, children), houses, interiors, and the town of Silverton as well as snapshots of trips, picnics, and hikes to other rural Colorado towns, Denver, and Golden.


  • between 1897 and 1898

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.


1 photo box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: unknown.


Title supplied by cataloger.


Photographic prints have inked identification.

Table of Contents

Oldest resident of Silverton Colo. 'Snowdens cabin' -- Parlor, Hotel Hand -- Cement Creek road in April 1897 -- G. H. Stoiber's home -- Elmer Cohn -- Box Canyon, Ouray -- Norman Maxwell -- Trimble Springs -- Fillmore Hand -- Bertha C. Hand -- Minnie B. Hand -- Gladstone Camp Colo. -- The Needles from Molas Lakes -- Golden by moonlight -- Class of 1895 Fremont High School -- Fremont girls -- Mageneau house, Denver -- Breckenridge, August 1897 -- Class of 98 School of Mines.

Processing Information

album is missing cover, album pages are yellowing, some photographic prints are faded.

Finding Aid for the A Silverton family's 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