Albert Byron Sanford Letters
Scope and Contents
Collection contains two letters -- 1. letter (1935) to Denver Mayor Benj. F. Stapleton gives background about ferrying conditions on South Platte River as a Denver election issue in 1865. -- 2. portion of a letter (1924?) to unidentified recipient concerns Colorado pioneer John McBroom and visitors to his cabin at the mouth of Bear Creek above Denver.
- circa 1924, 1935
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Biographical / Historical
Albert Bryon Sanford was a Colo. pioneer, mining assayer, curator with State Historical Society.
1 envelope (2 items)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Mrs. M.B. Robinson; Unknown donor.
- Ferries -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Letters (Correspondence) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Pioneers -- Colorado. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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