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George Coder Papers

Identifier: CONS264

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, letters, annual reports, minutes, memos, government reports, news clippings related to the establishment of federal reserves for the protection of the American Bison.


  • 1906-1974


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.


8 boxes

1 oversize folders

1 audiovisual boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Dr. George Coder;2010.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.


Materials collected by Coder while researching his thesis: The national movement to preserve the American buffalo in the United States and Canada between 1880 and 1920.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: DPL Conservation Collection.

Finding Aid for the George Coder Papers.
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
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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