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Beatrice Powell Grant Papers

Identifier: WH829

Scope and Contents

Collection contains scrapbook from Grant's senior year (1921) at Wolcott School with photographs of classmates with inscriptions, name cards, dance cards, programs and invitations; loose cards, photographs in last several pages; wedding announcement to Elmo J. Johnson (1927), newspaper clippings. Also includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters and photo on her work as a volunteer and member of Friends of the Library (1957-1967).


  • 1921-1967
  • Majority of material found in 1921


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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

Beatrice Mai Powell attended Wolcott School for Girls (Denver, Colo.). Volunteer and member of Friends of the Library at Denver Public Library. She was married to Alfred Watts Grant (1900-1997).


1 oversize boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Beatrice Powell Grant, 1964.

Physical Description

Poor condition - needs preservation/ conservation work.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

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

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