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Hilko De Beer Letters to Martha de Beer, July 6, 27 & August 24, 1908

Identifier: M46

Scope and Contents

Collection contains three letters from Hilko De Beer, Denver, Colo. to his wife, Martha De Beer, Clear Lake, Iowa; tells of experiences in church work among German Presbyterians in Denver. Letter of Aug. 24, 1908 incomplete.


  • 1906

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

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

Hilko De Beer was a minister sent to Denver, Colo. by Presbyterian board of missions to see if a local German church could be built expanded. The task proved impractical and he left.


1 envelope (3 items)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Martha Marter (daughter), 1964.

Finding Aid for the Hilko De Beer Letters to Martha de Beer, July 6, 27 & August 24, 1908
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Repository Details

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

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