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Freddy Bosco Papers

Identifier: WH2324

Scope and Contents

Collection spans 1996-2018 and contain journals, books of poetry, correspondence, clippings, artwork, portrait, ephemera, an audio recording and digital files.


  • 1999-2019


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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

During the 1980s, Freddy Bosco was named Poet Laureate of Denver by Mayor Fredricio Pena. He has written for The New Yorker, Harpers, The Rocky Mountain News, the Denver Voice and in self-published books of his poetry.


2 box(es)

1 oversize file folder(s)

.079 megabyte(s) (79 kilobytes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Joanne Marks Kauvar; 2015. Gift; Freddy Bosco; 2016, 2018. Gift; Joanne Marks Kauvar, 2019.


Repository also has: Buzz words: poems (CA 811 B651bu ).

Physical Description

The collection is in good condition.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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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