Dick J. Nelson papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains letters and notes sent by Nelson to Denver Public Library. The letters talk about Nelson's family, especially his grandfather: Lloyd Allen Nelson (1812-1900) who crossed the plains to Denver in 1859.
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.
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
Western author. B. Mitchell County, Kan. 1875; family moved to Crook County, Wyo. 1888; worked for CB & Q Railroad 45 years; retired 1939 to San Diego, Calif. D. San Diego, 1969.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift;Dick Nelson,San Diego, Calif.;1958-1966.
- Finding Aid for the Dick J. Nelson papers,1958-1966
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
- Language of description
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