Wilmer Jones Parker Election Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains correspondence, photographs, political campaign fliers, election tallies, newspaper clippings concern 1904 mayoral race in Fletcher, Colorado; obituary.
- Parker, Wilmer Jones, 1870-1956 (Person)
Language of Materials
Material is in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Wilmer Jones Parker was born in Maryland in 1870. He was the Mayor of Fletcher, Colo. (1905-1909). Later in 1907, the town was renamed Aurora, Colo. Parker died in 1956.
1 envelope (15 items)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Nancy Grigsby, ;gift;1989.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Elections Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Fletcher (Colo.) -- History Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Mayors -- Colorado -- Aurora. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Mayors -- Colorado -- Fletcher. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Parker, Wilmer Jones, 1870-1956 -- Archives
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Printed ephemera Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Finding Aid for the Wilmer Jones Parker Election Papers
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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