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James Beatty Letter

Identifier: M42

Scope and Contents

Collection contains notes about Colorado Society for the Friendless, organized Oct. 22, 1903 to aid discharged or paroled prisoners. Also includes notes about the formation of Denver City Baseball Club League.


  • 1903

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

James Beatty was a British law-enforcement officer. B. 1868 County Cavan, Ireland; member Royal Irish Constabulary 1888; detective with Scotland Yard 1895. Moved to Denver, Colo. 1900 for health. Active organizer Colorado Society for the Friendless. D. May 1906 San Antonio, Tex.


1 envelope (1 page)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Marguerite Barret, West Hartford, Conn.; 1958.

Finding Aid for the James Beatty Letter
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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

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