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Irving Wallace Stanton Letters

Identifier: M1629

Scope and Contents

Chiefly letters from his military, business, and political friends, including Hiram P. Bennet and David H. Moffat.


  • 1862-1880

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Biographical / Historical

Colorado pioneer. Arrived 1860 in search of gold. Served in 3rd Colorado Infantry during Civil War. Began residence in Pueblo, Colo. 1871, first as register of U.S. land office, later as lawyer (1874), and postmaster (1880). Active in Colorado Republican politics.


1 envelope

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Fred Rosenstock, Denver, Colo., 1975.

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Repository Details

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

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