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Greeley Farmers' Club Records

Identifier: M308

Scope and Contents

Collection contains club minutes, accounts, names of members (1870-1873).


  • December 23, 1870-November 20, 1873


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Established at the suggestion of Horace Greeley, the Greeley Farmers' Club was organized on December 23, 1870. Captain David Boyd was elected president, J. Max Clark, secretary, and N.C. Meeker, treasurer. First regular meeting with 35 members was held on December 30, 1870. Tree planting was the discussion topic. Club was superseded by The National Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry in 1874.


1 envelope (1 volume)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

GIft; Unknown donor; n.d.

Finding Aid for the Greeley Farmers' Club Records.
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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