Skip to main content

David Boyd Letter to Dr. Jesse Hawes, January 19, 1895

Identifier: M76

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter from David Boyd to Dr. Jesse Hawes; letter discusses current Colorado politics (including women's suffrage) and politicians (notably E.O. Wolcott, E.B. Felker) and mentions status of the appropriation for the State Normal School.


  • January 19, 1895

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

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

David Boyd (1833-1908) was a Colorado State Senator 1893-1897 from the 7th District (representing Greeley and Weld County); elected as a Populist. Jesse Hawes (1843-1901), Greeley physician; for several years a regent of the State Normal School (established 1889, opened 1890).


1 envelope (1 letter : 6 pages and envelope)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Helen M. Amesse, Denver, Colo.; 1975.

Finding Aid for the David Boyd Letter to Dr. Jesse Hawes, January 19, 1895.
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States