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Catherine Parmenter Papers

Identifier: M595

Scope and Contents

Collection contains Parmenter's correspondence with Denver Public Library, autobiographical sketch and bibliography of Parmenter's published poems (1919-1930).


  • 1930


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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

Colorado Springs, Colo. poet. B. May 30, 1905 at Framingham, Mass. Daughter of Christing Whiting Parmenter and Dr. Kenneth R. Parmenter. Moved with family to Colorado Springs, Colo. in Novermber 1917. Married architect, Henry Chase Newell (1908-1977). Died in Contoocook, Merrimack, N. H. on April 12, 1995. Many of Parmenter's poems were published in popular magazines and newspapers.


1 envelope (5 items)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Catherine Parmenter, 1930.


Reposity also has: Christine Whiting Parmenter papers (-M596).
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Repository Details

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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States