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Ben Stone Papers

Identifier: WH688

Scope and Contents

Collection contains an albm of photographs of the family of Ben and Viola Ann Stone and their children, including photos from their own childhood and of their children.


  • 1907-1944


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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

Benjamin Evan Stone was born May 19, 1912 in Greeley, Colo. Married Viola Ericson (1912- ) on October 5, 1928 in Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colo. By 1940, their children included: Jacquelyn (1929), Ben Jr. (1931-2017), Ronald Earle (1934), Richard (1935), Bryan (1937) and George (1939) Stone. Later married Ruby L. Welch (1918-1992) on January 8, 1950.


1 oversize box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.

Physical Description

The scrapbook is in poor condition with the cover falling off and loose photos.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

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

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