Ensign Sargent Wright Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains 26 pocket diaries (1866-1895) with brief entries about weather, activities and events, family and friends, addresses, memoranda of income and expenses. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm117).
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Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Ensign S. Wright was born on June 13, 1826 in Massachusetts. He was a pharmacist and jewler in Georgetown, Colorado at the City Drug Store, later in Denver, Colorado. Wright died on February 29, 1919 in Boston, Massachusetts.
1 Boxes (.5 linear feet)
3 microfilm reels (35mm)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Unknown donor, n.d.
Linking Entry Complexity Note
Repository also collection on microfilm (C MSS Mflm117). Repository has one positive and one negative copy of each microfilm reel. Negatives are located: B1;Rg110;Sec1;Sf3;Box3;RL1 (negative) B1;Rg110;Sec1;Sf3;Box3;RL2 (negative) B1;Rg110;Sec1;Sf3;Box3;RL3 (negative)
- Diaries Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Georgetown (Colo.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Microfilms Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Pharmacists -- Colorado -- Georgetown -- 19th century. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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