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Series WA MSS 123 : Letters about the discovery of gold in Colorado

Call Number: WA MSS 122-125, Series WA MSS 123

Scope and Contents

Samuel Stephen Curtis' experiences going to Colorado by ox team, prospecting and trading at Cherry Creek, and during the early settlement of Auraria and Denver; and the attempt to establish Jefferson Territory, 1858-1860.


  • 1846-1866


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From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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