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Fred Walsen Papers

Identifier: M813

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter (1886) to G.H. West, Denver, Colo. including check for dues to Wool Growers Association (on Office of the State Treasurer, Colo. stationery, Fred Walsen, Treasurer). Bill; three blank checks; two undated newspaper clippings; real estate map.


  • 1886-1906

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

Fred Walsen was the founder of the town of Walsenburg, Colo.; owner of its general store and Fred Walsen & Son Bank. B. June 14, 1841 Petersagen, Prussia; d. Feb. 15, 1906 Denver, Colo.


1 envelope (8 items)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

Finding Aid for the Fred Walsen Papers
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Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States