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Extracts from early records of the Historical Society of Colorado

Identifier: C MSS Mflm22


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western/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.


1 microfilm reel

Custodial History

Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Unknown donor;n.d.


"Original in Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California. Permission to reproduce in full or in part must be obtained from the director."


Contains notes from the first number of Rocky Mountain Gold Reporter & Mountain City Herald, with the imprint Mountain City, Jefferson, August 6, 1859; notes from an 1868 pamphlet, Colorado; a copy of one of Gilpin's controversial orders on the U.S. Treasury, Denver, 1861; extracts from two letters by S.H. Anthony, Fort Lyon, 1864, critical of the Sand Creek Massacre; deposition of Lieutenant James Olney, Fort Lyon, April 20, 1865, accusing Lieutenant Harry Richmond of atrocities in this affair.

Finding Aid for the Extracts from early records of the Historical Society of Colorado,1884[microform]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

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

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