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Mary Clavin Mulligan papers

Identifier: C MSS WH1963

Scope and Contents

Includes the original letters, photographs, postcards, travel documents, brochures and the typed transcriptions of the trip that Mary Mulligan took to Europe in 1962 after her husband Philip died and her trip to Iran in 1963. Genealogy information about Mulligan and her family is also included.


  • 1962-166


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

Married to Philip Mulligan on August 11, 1920. She lived for forty years in Denver before moving to Council House in St. Louis, MO in 1965. She was the President of the Regis Guild and was active in the American Legion Auxiliary in Denver as well as the Newcomers Club in St. Louis. Mary ended up traveling to Europe alone in 1962 and wrote numerous letters to her children about the trip.


.25 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mary Ann Mulligan, 2007.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Finding Aid for the Mary Clavin Mulligan papers,1962-1966[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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

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