Maria Davis McGrath Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains minutes and register of the Pioneer Ladies' Aid Society, constitution and bylaws; original notes for and manuscript. and published copy of "Real pioneers of Colorado" (1928-1930) by Miss McGrath; lists of men and women who arrived in Colorado prior to Jan. 1, 1861; and 3 scrapbooks of clippings about Colorado pioneers and early Colorado history (1889-1947).
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
Maria Davis McGrath (1865-1951) was a resident of Denver and Georgetown, Colo., and secretary of the Pioneer Ladies' Aid Society of Colorado.
3 Boxes ; (3 linear feet)
1 oversize box
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Benjamin and Barbara Draper,1959, 1969.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Colorado -- Biography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Minutes (administrative records) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Pioneers -- Colorado --Biography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Printed ephemera Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Scrapbooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Finding Aid for the Maria Davis McGrath Papers
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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