Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado -- Archives.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection contains photocopies of handwritten and typed family letters. Brown family members include: Mary E., Benjamin Alfonso, William Benjamin, Ida, Lorena, Edith Ione (Onie), Bert, and Amos Smith Brown, and Margaret Weed.
Collection contains a typescript of Moody's memoirs; mentions Col. George Daniel Boone, Jim Bridger, Col. Bent, P.T. Barnum and Tom Thumb. Also includes letter of transmittal (1989) to DPL.
Manuscripts and diaries of Melancthon S. Beach, Anthony Bott, S. M. Buzzard, David Spielman, Andrew J. Templeton, William Howbert, A. Z. Sheldon, John Wolf
Handwritten and transcribed papers and diaries.
Collection contains a photo copy of a memoir: Early Days on the Frontier written by Bingham in 1934. The memoir describes life in the U.S. Army in Southern Colo. during the Indian Wars (1880-1885).