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Wilmer Jones Parker Election Papers

Identifier: -M1026

Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence, photographs, political campaign fliers, election tallies, newspaper clippings concern 1904 mayoral race in Fletcher, Colorado; obituary.


  • 1904-1956


Language of Materials

Material is in English.

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

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.

Finding Aid for the Wilmer Jones Parker Election Papers
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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