Albert Wilbur Steele Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains Steele's diary of student life at Colorado State Agricultural College, correspondence, notes, scrapbook of his cartoons, other miscellaneous clippings.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Albert Wilbur Steele (1862-1925) was a Denver, Colo. newspaper cartoonist; with Rocky Mountain News (1890-1897), Denver Post (1897-1925).
2 boxes (.5 linear feet)
1 oversize box
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, J.and C. Brinton Swift and George Steele, 1972. Gift; Kent Willis, 1976. Gift; Albert Wilbur Steele grandson, 1976. Gift: Yong Sook Rogers; 2021.
Diary (1880-1881) is photocopy of original owned by A.W. Steele, Seattle, Wash. Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Cartoonists -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Clippings (information artifacts) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Diaries. Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Editorial cartoons -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photocopies Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
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