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Land vs. USA Records

Identifier: CONS113

Scope and Contents

Documents collected in preparation for Land's suit in the U.S. Court of Claims (29 Fed.Cl.744; 35 Fed.Cl.345; 37 Fed.Cl.231).

Documents produced for the case of Larry and Marie Land vs. USA related to toxic substances at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal.

Materials date from 1935 to 1989, with the bulk from 1970-1989.


  • 1935-1989
  • Majority of material found in 1970-1989

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

Larry and Marie Land owned property adjacent to the Rocky Mountain Arsenal.


6 boxes (6 linear feet)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Samuel L. McClaren;gift;1977.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: DPL Conservation Collection.

Finding Aid for the Land vs. USA
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

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Denver CO 80204 United States