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Decker, Martin family papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1931

Scope and Contents

Includes Sarah Platt Martin's passport (1936), scrapbook (1913-1914), daily diary (1903), one large rolled drawn portrait, two small portraits of Sarah Platt Decker and drawn portrait of Sarah Platt Martin.


  • 1903-1936


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

Sarah S. Platt Decker was a suffragette, club woman, and civic benefactor in Colorado. Also the namesake of the Denver Public Library Decker Branch.


1 box(es)

1 oversize file folder(s)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Steven A. Jameson, 2006.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Finding Aid for the Decker, Martin family papers,1903, 1913-1914, 1936[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States