Isabella L. Bird Letters to Henrietta Bird, October 19-December 4, 1873
Scope and Contents
Collection contains letters from Isabella L. Bird, Colo. to her sister Henrietta in Scotland concern her Colorado experiences.
- October 19-December 4, 1873
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Isabella L. Bird was a British traveler and author. Her visit to Colorado in 1873 became the subject of her book: A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains (London : J. Murray, 1879).
1 envelope (5 letters: 20 pages)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, John Murray, publishers, London, England,1954.
Existence and Location of Copies
Repository also has available in typed transcript.
Photocopies. Originals in the archives of publisher John Murray, London, England.
- Finding Aid for the Isabella L. Bird Letters to Henrietta Bird, October 19-December 4, 1873
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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