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Harry Faulkner Papers

Identifier: M1607

Scope and Contents

Diary (1859) of a journey from Kansas City to the Colorado gold fields and information about prospecting. Two letters of E.H.N. Patterson (to whom diary was presented); two unsigned items (letter and reminiscences).


  • 1859-1861

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

From Boston, Mass. in Colorado 1859 prospecting for gold.


1 envelope

1 microfilm reels (35mm)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, R.S. Ellison estate,1968.

Existence and Location of Copies

Repository also has typed transcript of diary.

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Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

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