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Richard L. Banks Papers

Identifier: WH623

Scope and Contents

Collection contains photocopies of typed manuscripts of published and unpublished works: Ultramarine Blue, So Lovely and So Good, Bonanza and Borrasca, Beaver Hunters, Colorado Midland Boomer, Colorado Midland Damsel, Hoover Roosevelt and the Welfare State; handwritten research notes; copies of poetry magazine, Parnassus (1961-1963); newspaper clippings; correspondence; copies of published paperbacks.


  • 1936-1993


Language of Materials

Material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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

Richard L. Banks is an author.


4 box(es) ; 2.5 linear feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Richard L. Banks, 1989.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Ultramarine blue.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Colorado midland damsel.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Colorado midland boomer.

Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

Blue lightning.

Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States