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Alva Adams Manuscript

Identifier: M1

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a brief paragraph on State of Colorado executive office stationery expressing Alva's belief that George Washington was correct in not serving a third term. Dated and signed: Alva Adams, February 13, 1897.


  • February 13, 1897


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1 envelope (1 leaf)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown donor


Alva Adams was the Governor of Colorado (1887-1889, 1897-1899, 1905). Born Iowa, Wis. 1850. Arrived Colorado 1872. Organized Pueblo Savings & Trust 1889. Died Nov. 1, 1922 Battle Creek, Mich.
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Repository Details

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

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