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Account of the Birch Creek massacre of 1877

 Collection
Identifier: M252
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a transcript of a letter (1878 January 24, Salmon City, Idaho Territory) from W.H. Falkner to his sister: Mrs. S.A. Groves of Milford, Indiana; additional sheet provides explanation of Nez PerceĢ uprising and massacre. Original letter owned by R. F. Stanton, Arco, Idaho.

Dates: 1878

Addie Correspondence to Mary

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Identifier: M1857
Scope and Contents

Letter from Houldon (or Houlton?), Addie describes children Josephine and Arthur, visit with Mrs. Putnam who is sewing clothes for soldiers, describes incident with cat that breaks pen and a visit with Mrs. Bradstreet.

Dates: circa 1861-1865

Agnes Repplier Book List

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Identifier: M1518
Scope and Contents

Collection containsa letter from Repplier (Philadelphia, Penn.) to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library, regarding book list, dated October 5, 1930; list "Girlhood Favorites" selections indicated.

Dates: 1930

Alan Paton Letters to Margery Bedinger

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Identifier: M1547
Scope and Contents

Collection contains two letters from Paton sent to Margery Bedinger, Denver Public Library regarding work in South Africa.

Dates: 1955

Albert Bierstadt letter to William N. Byers, June 3, 1891

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Identifier: M60
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter acknowledging Byers' letter of May 3 with invitation to visit. Accompanied by a note to Byers from Albert's brother, Edward Bierstadt (May 21, 1891, New York City) explaining that Byers' letter of May 3 had been forwarded to London.

Dates: June 3, 1891

Albert Einstein Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M1413
Scope and Contents

2 signed letters by Einstein, for the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists (on letterhead); dated January 22, 1947, and April 23, 1948.

Dates: 1947-1948

Albert Payson Terhune Book List

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Identifier: M1540
Scope and Contents

Collection contains "Books too Good to Miss" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Terhune.

Dates: 1930

Albert Wills McIntire Letter to Diplomatic and Consular Officers of the United States, September 14, 1896

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Identifier: M140
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter of introduction for George S. Welch of Denver, Colo. from Albert Wills McIntire to the Diplomatic and Consular Officers of the United States; Welch was going abroad as a missionary with his wife and daughter.Letter of introduction for George S. Welch of Denver, Colo. who was going abroad as a missionary. Typed on State of Colorado, Executive Office stationery.

Dates: September 14, 1896

Aldridge Family Correspondence

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Identifier: M5
Scope and Contents

Chiefly 13 autographed letters about personal matters (with typed copies). A few miscellaneous items include notes on family history.

Dates: 1864-1885

Alexis Comparet Letter to M. J. McNamara, January 5, 1886

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Identifier: M152
Scope and Contents

Letter from Alexis Comparet, Denver, Colo. offers the services of himself and fellow artist R.H. Tallant to paint two landscapes to be sold for the "public library fund." Letter signed: Alexis Comparet, R.H. Tallant.

Dates: January 5, 1886

Alfred Lunt Book List

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Identifier: M1497
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter from Lunt to Katherine Watson includes "List of Children's Books too Good to Miss" created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Lunt; additional list of favorite books on Brown Palace letterhead.

Dates: 1941

Alfred Perkins Rockwell Letters

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Identifier: M1625
Scope and Contents

Collection contains chiefly letters home to his wife while visiting mines in Colo. and Utah. Notebook of his field notes from mines visited 1871, including a few sketches of things observed. Review (two versions) of James D. Hague's book: Mining industry (Washington : GPO, 1870).

Dates: 1871-1872

Alfred Sanchez Papers

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Identifier: WH2046
Scope and Contents

The collections contains the following materials: original artwork, newspaper clippings, writings, correspondence, letters, awards, teaching materials, International Arts Movement (IAM) papers.

Dates: 1969-2008

Alice Turner Curtis Book List

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Identifier: M1466
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Curtis letter (dated October 7, 1930) sent from Newburyport, Mass., to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library regarding "Girlhood Favorites" list created by DPL and signed by Curtis.

Dates: 1930

Allen Tupper True Book List

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Identifier: M1542
Scope and Contents

"Books too Good to Miss" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by True.

Dates: 1930

Alonzo Harris Boardman Letters, June 10-November 1, 1863

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Identifier: M71
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Boardman's letters to his wife, Nancy, in Fond du Lac. Three written en route to Colorado, the remainder during his stay in the Central City area.

Dates: June 10-November 1, 1863

Amelia Earhart Book List

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Identifier: M1470
Scope and Contents

Collection contains "Girlhood Favorites" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Earhart.

Dates: 1930

American Library Association 57th Conference, June 24-29, 1935, Denver, Colorado

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Identifier: WH8
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, programs, minutes, and other memorabilia compiled by the local committee of the A.L.A. Denver conference, Malcolm G. Wyer, chair.

Dates: 1934-1935

Andrew Anthos papers

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Identifier: C MSS WH1924
Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, postcards, news clippings and copies of news clippings. Scrapbook contains letters written to Governors and Lt. Governors of Colorado, Michigan, Massachusettes, New York, Virginia, Nevada, Oklahoma asking to light the capitol buildings on select legal holidays.

Dates: 1984-1998

Andrew Washington Carson Letter to Christopher "Kit" Carson, May 8, 1861

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Identifier: M109
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a transcript of a letter from Andrew Washington Carson, Conyersville, Tenn. to Christopher "Kit" Carson; contains information about Carson family genealogy.

Dates: May 8, 1861

Andrews Family Papers

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Identifier: M1949
Scope and Contents

Includes 14 photographs of Velma Andrews and family and friends and the Andrews home, Auditorium Theatre flyer and correspondence.

Dates: 1962, 1982

Anne Parrish Book List

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Identifier: M1510
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Parrish letter (dated October 15, 1930) to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library; "Girlhood Favorites" book list created by DPL and signed by Parrish.

Dates: 1930

Archie L. Clark Letter and Article

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Identifier: M125
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter discussing research into mid-19th century theater personalities in the Western U.S (Page 2 only; addressee unknown); copy of article written by Clark titled: Denver Has Always Been a Good Show Town.Discusses research into mid-19th century theater personalities in the Western U.S (Page 2 only; addressee unknown); article written by Clark titled: Denver Has Always Been a Good Show Town.

Dates: 1960-1967

Argo Mine Letter

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Identifier: M1385
Scope and Contents

Correspondence from Argo Mine, Idaho Springs (Colo.) District, describes the mining camp and the area.

Dates: July 9, 1886

Arthur Chapman Poem

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Identifier: M120
Scope and Contents

Collection contains handwritten, presentation copy of: Out where the West begins (1916); one autographed postcard and accompanying letter (1920).

Dates: 1916-1920

Arthur Hopkin Gibson Letters

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Identifier: M287
Scope and Contents

Collection contains letters to Western History Dept. Denver Public Library requesting information about Robert Hopkin's work in Colorado as scene painter for Tabor Grand Opera House (Denver), Colorado Springs Opera House, and Dickens Opera House (Longmont).

Dates: 1960

Arthur Rackham Book List

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Identifier: M1448
Scope and Contents

ollection contains Rackham letter to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library; "List of Children's Books too Good to Miss" created by DPL and signed by Rackham.

Dates: 1930

Artists' Club of Denver Records

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Identifier: M19
Scope and Contents

Collection contains exhibitions price lists (1921, 1924), notifications and invitations (1907-1917), bios for member artists (1916), clippings (1899-1901, 1905), brochures (1897, 1914, 1917), correspondence and notes (1905, 1907), record book (1905) of the arts and crafts dept. giving its purpose, sections, and members, sections listed: bookbinding, clay, decorative design, leather, metal, textiles, wood, glass.

Dates: 1897-1924

Augusta Huiell Seaman Book List

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Identifier: M1525
Scope and Contents

Collection contains "Girlhood Favorites" book list created by Denver (Colo.) Public Library; preferences cited and signed by Seaman.

Dates: 1930

B. H. Groff Letter to Her Brother

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Identifier: M310
Scope and Contents

Life and responsibilities of a widow living in Denver, Colo.

Dates: September 20, 1868

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