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Calvin Perry Clark Diary

Identifier: M1595

Scope and Contents

Account of a journey by wagon train from Plano, Ill. to Denver, Colo. and vicinity over the Santa Fe Trail in 1859.


  • March 22, 1859- May 23, 1860

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Colorado pioneer. B. Nov. 16, 1835 St. Thomas, Upper Canada; d. Oct. 28, 1907 Breckenridge, Colo.


1 envelope

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, John E. Marshall, 1936.

Existence and Location of Copies

Repository also has available in typed transcript and as published in: Two diaries (Denver : Public Library, 1962).

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Repository Details

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

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