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Alfred Peter Garses Journal

 Collection
Identifier: M2058

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a single journal or diary compiled by Garses primarily between 1941-1944 when he worked at the Highway Mine, Morris Creek, Idaho. Entries include notations covering the operation of the mine, weather observations, addresses, accounts, stock raising, medical information, family and genealogical information (1924-1944). His sister was Mrs. Wesley C. Brown, Jackson, Calif.

Dates

  • 1924-1944

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Copyright

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

Alfred Peter Garses was born in Oakdale, Calif. on June 2, 1884. He lived and worked as miner in Idaho and Mont. In the late 1930s-1940s he was working at the Highway Mine, Morris Creek, Idaho. Garses died in Boise, Idaho on April 22, 1951.

Extent

1 envelope

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Sandra Dallas, 2009.

General

Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

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