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Windsor Hotel Records

Identifier: WH2511

Scope and Contents

Collection contains trust deeds (1890, 1893), mortgage (1896), correspondence, and stationary related to the Windsor Hotel, Denver, Colo. Legal documents executed in London by British Investment Group.


  • 1889-circa 1950s


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

The Windsor Hotel opened in 1880 and was well known in Denver, Colorado. It was located on the northwest corner of 18th Street and Larimer Street. The hotel was renovated in the early 1940s and rebranded as the Famous Old Windsor Hotel, but was ultimately demolished in 1959.


1 Box (0.25 linear feet)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, unknown donor, undated; Timothy Gallagher, 2023.


Collection formerly cataloged as: C MSS -M853.

Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States