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Edward M. McCook papers

Identifier: C MSS -M479

Scope and Contents

Collection contains: 1. official commission for James B. Bell (of Boston, Mass.) as Commissioner of Deeds for Colorado Territory; signed by Gov. McCook June 29, 1869. -- 2. Letter (1870 Jan. 22) from Governor McCook to J.B. Chaffee about "Maxwell Grant question." -- 3. Letter (1874 July 29) from Governor McCook to N.C. Meeker about delegates to Republican Territorial convention.


  • 1869-1874


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Edward McCook Moody was appointed Territorial Governor of Colorado by President Ulysses.S. Grant 1869-1873 and again 1874-1875.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase ;Fred Rosenstock,Denver, Colo. ;1966 :Chaffee letter. Gift;Unknown donor ;n.d. :other items.

Finding Aid for the Edward M. McCook papers,1869-1874
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Repository Details

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

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