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Colorado Gold Rush, Overland Trip Correspondence

Identifier: M1669

Scope and Contents

Signed letters (with typed transcriptions) from W. Goodrich and Henry French to friend and brother Alvin French of Pittsfield, Illinois; relays details of overland journey to Colorado, Colorado gold mines, and mining conditions.


  • 1860

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1 envelope

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, William Reese. Co.,2001.

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Repository Details

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

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