Scope and Contents
Collection contains a diary with mainly brief notations of his own or friends' activities, weather, crops, agricultural pests, births, deaths, and other events of personal interest. Many gaps in chronology, such as no entries November 16, 1872-Dececmber 23, 1876. His sometimes detailed meteorological observations are not usually clearly identified as to place. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm138).
- January 1, 1868-February 6, 1881
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact Western History/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.
Biographical / Historical
Unnamed resident of Baraboo, Wisconsin who lived in Summit and Boulder counties, Colorado. Author worked primarily as farmer or surveyor.
1 envelope (1 volume)
1 microfilm reel (MFLM138)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift ;Unknown donor ;n.d.
Collection contains microfilm Mflm 138.
- Baraboo (Wis.) -- 19th century -- Biography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Boulder County (Colo.) -- 19th century -- Biography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Diaries Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- 19th century. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Microfilms Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Summit County (Colo.) -- 19th century -- Biography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Finding Aid for the Anonymous Diary
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script