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Arapahoe County Coroner's Ledger

Identifier: WH538

Scope and Contents

Ledger entries are recorded chronologically and include name, cause of death, date, circumstances of death, coroner and juror's names. An alphabetical index is included. Blank or unused pages were not photocopied.


  • 1876-1891


Language of Materials

Material is in English.

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

The ledger contains entries for deaths examined by the coroner that occurred in Arapahoe County, Colo. and the city of Denver between January 14, 1876 - June 1, 1891.


2 boxes

Other Finding Aids

Index in repository.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Denver (Colo.) Coroner's Office, 1991.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.


2 photocopy sets of original ledger.

Varying Form of Title

Denver Coroner's Office ledger

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