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Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh Correspondence

Identifier: M1149

Scope and Contents

Collection contains postcards from Santa Barbara, Calif.; correspondence includes letter from W.H. Jackson relating the funeral of John K. Hillers (photographer on the Powell survey of 1879) and letters from Julius Stone describe trip down the Colorado and Green Rivers in 1909.


  • 1913-1933


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

Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh (1853-1935) was an American explorer, artist, historian, and writer. Youngest member of the second Powell expedition which explored the Colorado River and Grand Canyon (1871-1872).


1 envelope (11 items)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Paul Harbaugh, 1981.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Finding Aid for the Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh Correspondence
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Repository Details

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

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