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J. B. McClure Letter

Identifier: M2074

Scope and Contents

The collection contains five and a half page letter written to Mr. and Mrs. J.E. McClure, parents of J.B. McClure, contains a description of J.B. McClure's climb up Pikes Peak and his view of life in Colorado Springs, Colo. (1873).


  • 1873


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

J.B. McClure lived in Denver, Colo. during the 1870s.


1 envelopes

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Wes Brown, 2009.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

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

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