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Pocket record book of prospecting and mining activities in Leadville and elsewhere in Colorado. Also a few items of business transaction (1881-1886).
Collection contains a 110 page photocopy of a diary documenting Billingsley's time in Florence and Brownville, Nebraska Territory for the Presbyterian Board of Home Missions (1857-1861); later in Denver and mining camps in Colorado Territory during gold rush days (1861-1862).
Collection contains a travel diary (February 9 - March 12, 1899) documenting an ocean voyage aboard the Hamburg-American steamship Fürst Bismarck; travel documents: passenger list, menu, hotel laundry list, letter, clippings, ephemera from an 1899 European trip.
Diary of a trip from Mount Pleasant, Iowa to Montana via New York, the Isthmus, San Francisco, Portland, and the Columbia River; also return trip via Nicaragua. Describes conditions locating and building the wagon road.
Collection contains Steele's diary of student life at Colorado State Agricultural College, correspondence, notes, scrapbook of his cartoons, other miscellaneous clippings.
Overland by wagon train from Indiana to California along the Oregon/California trail.
The collection contains a single journal or diary compiled by Garses primarily between 1941-1944 when he worked at the Highway Mine, Morris Creek, Idaho. Entries include notations covering the operation of the mine, weather observations, addresses, accounts, stock raising, medical information, family and genealogical information (1924-1944). His sister was Mrs. Wesley C. Brown, Jackson, Calif.
Diary of experiences with Colorado Volunteers during Civil War, serving in Colorado and New Mexico. Also some Ickis family data.
Collection contains 5 diaries (1880-1884) documenting Wright's daily activities: mining activities, chores, expenses. DVD (2006) with original film footage from the early 1930s. The films documents the activities at Wright Ranch and includes audio commentary by the cameraman and former camper at the Wright's Ranch.
Typed transcript of journal written April 18 to September 12, 1852, describing travel from Iowa to California. Gives information on weather conditions, Native American tribes and encounters with wild animals.Travelers average 20 miles a day.
Diary kept during migration from Linn, Kan. to Peyton, Colo., 1896. Edited with introd. 1965 by her daughter, Blanche Talhelm Frantz.
Collection contains a diary with mainly brief notations of his own or friends' activities, weather, crops, agricultural pests, births, deaths, and other events of personal interest. Many gaps in chronology, such as no entries November 16, 1872-Dececmber 23, 1876. His sometimes detailed meteorological observations are not usually clearly identified as to place. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm138).
Collection contains docket books of cases heard before Arapahoe County, Colo. justices of the peace: John Wanless (1861-1862), Omer O. Kent (1864-1865, 1866-1867), and Samuel D. Hunter (1865-1866). Volumes later used by Justice Kent as personal diaries, 1877 (Jan. 1-May 7) and 1893 (Jan. 1-Apr. 25). Also inserted: Letter, 1897 Sept. 15 from Caroline, Silver Springs, Tenn. to Sister Orpha.
Collection contains brief, daily entries describe his work as bookkeeper, handyman, and miner in and around Leadville and Alma, Colo.
Commenced on board ship in the South Atlantic en route to India. Continued at barracks in Bombay and other places in India.
Diary of daily life in the 1870's Rocky Mountains.
Copy of transcript of diary kept by Dennis on his overland journey to California. Covers trip from Iowa City, Iowa to Black Fork, Wyoming. Transcript donated by Mattes as part of his research for Platte River Road Narratives. It was copied from transcript owned by Mrs. Helen Remley, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Short journal entries and memoranda handwritten in journal "compliments of First National Bank, Austin, Minn."; entries mention Colorado and Pikes Peak Region.
Account of a journey by wagon train from Plano, Ill. to Denver, Colo. and vicinity over the Santa Fe Trail in 1859.
Record of work at Terrible Mine and other company tunnels: Brown, Chelsea Beach, Silver Ore, Union.
Collection contains a ledger book used as a diary: first portion documents Meserve's beliefs, philosophy, historic events; describes Pueblo, a Colo. dust storm and funeral; last entries are about his poor health (consumption?).
Includes diary, photograph album and individual photographic prints, newspaper clippings, biography, and correspondence.
Collection contains a diary documenting Hinman's overland journey from near Peoria, Ill. to Cali. (1849) with a few entries on prospecting for gold (1850); also records of expenses (1849-1851); diary was also used by Hinman's daughter, Helen "Nellie" Whitcomb Hinman (1844-1920) for German school exercises (1862); microfilm (Mflm44) contains diary as well as a few letters from Hinman to his wife, Sarah Hosley Whitcomb Hinman (1816-1877).
- Subject: Diaries X
- Diaries 163
- Diaries. 39
- Microfilms 32
- Transcripts 12
- Overland journeys to the Pacific. 11
- West (U.S.) -- Description and travel. 11
- Ski troops. 10
- Overland journals. 9
- West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- 19th century. 9
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 9
- Photographs 8
- Camp Hale (Colo.) 6
- Camp Swift (Tex.) 6
- Letters (correspondence) 6
- Scrapbooks 6
- Soldiers -- United States -- Diaries. 6
- Correspondence 5
- Military maneuvers -- Cold weather conditions. 5
- Personal papers 5
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 5 + ∧ less
- English 131
- Germanic languages 1
- United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th. 4
- Excelsior School and Club Association (Denver, Colo.) 2
- McDowell family -- Archives. 2
- Morrison, Sandy, 2
- Union Pacific Railroad Company -- Archives. 2
- United States. Army -- Military life -- 19th century. 2
- United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 85th. 2
- Abbott, Stuart Eldred, 1925-1945 -- Archives. 1
- Acchinoe, Anita Laycock, 1
- Adriance, Jacob, 1835-1922 -- Archives 1
- Alvord, Mary A. 1
- Alvord, Mary A. -- Archives. 1
- American Jockey Club -- 19th century -- History. 1
- Arapahoe County (Colo.).Justice Court. 1
- Archer, Fred, -- 1857-1886 -- Biography. 1
- Asmus, Ingrid -- Archives. 1
- Asmus, Ingrid, 1
- Asmus, Ingrid. 1
- Austin, Hazel I., 1893-1971 -- Archives. 1
- Austin, Hazel I.,1893-1971. 1 + ∧ less