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A. S. Billingsley diary

Identifier: C MSS WH34

Scope and Contents

Diary of work in Florence and Brownville (Neb. Ter.) for Presbyterian Board of Home Missions; then in Denver and mining camps in Colo. Ter. during gold rush days.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to qualified researchers.

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.

Biographical / Historical

Presbyterian minister and missionary in Neb. Ter. 1857-1861 and Colo. Ter. 1861-1862. Arrived Denver Apr. 26, 1861; elected chaplain House of Representatives Sept. 10, 1861; preached in Colo. mining settlements 1862; then left Colo. to serve as chaplain in Civil War.


1 volume

Other Finding Aids

Index in repository.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Phyllis Hughes,Boulder, Colo.,gift,1981.


Photocopy (positive) of the original in private hands.
Finding Aid for the A. S. Billingsley diary,1857 July 22-1862 Oct. 18[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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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