George Andrew Jackson diary
Scope and Contents
Record of a prospecting trip during which he discovered gold on Chicago Creek near Idaho Springs, Colo. Jan. 7, 1859. Includes ms. notes by Wm. N. Byers about one of Jackson's companions, "Philip" [i.e. Charles] Gardner.
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Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Pioneer gold discoverer in the Colorado Rockies.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Existence and Location of Copies
Repository also has as published in: Colorado magazine, v. 12, no. 6 (Nov. 1935), p. -214.
Typed transcript made for William N. Byers 1896, including Byers' typed reference notes and ms. corrections.
- Finding Aid for the George Andrew Jackson diary,1858 Dec. 26-1859 Mar. 7[manuscript]
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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