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Homer B. Austin Diary

Identifier: M23

Scope and Contents

Journal and account book with brief ms. entries about trips: Beatrice, Neb. to Denver, Colo. 1863; Denver to Brownsville, Neb. and on to Sheboygan, Wis. 1863; Austinberg, Ohio to Chicago, Ill. 1865-1866. Travel expenses, accounts, addresses included.


  • 1862-1866

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

Itinerant merchant from Nebraska.


1 envelope(s) (1 volume)

Other Finding Aids

Repository also has typed transcription with journal.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.

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Finding Aid for the Homer B. Austin Diary
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Repository Details

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

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