Clarice E. Richards Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains personal correspondence, travel and personal journals, photo album, scrapbook contains newspaper clippings.
- Richards, Clarice E., 1875-1949 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Born Clarice Estabrook in Dayton, Ohio, 1875. Married Jarvis Richards, a Dartmouth graduate and minister from New Hampshire in 1900. Moved to Jarvis's ranch in Elbert County, Colorado. Moved to Denver in 1907 where Clarice participated in a number of ladies social clubs. Wrote A Tenderfoot Bride: Tales from an Old Ranch (1920) about her experiences moving to a Colorado ranch. Died in 1949, Denver, Colo.
1 Boxes (1 linear foot)
1 oversize folio
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, Don Bloch, 1979. Gift, Ellen Casey, 1995.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title
A tenderfoot bride: tales from an old ranch.
- Personal papers Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photograph albums Subject Source: Att
- Ranch life -- Colorado -- Elbert County -- History. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Richards, Clarice E., 1875-1949 -- Archives
- Scrapbooks Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Women authors -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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