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Photographs of the West

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 245
Scope and Contents Collection includes 138 photographs, 43 postcards, one tintype, and a newspaper with images of Western landscapes and public figures, with a particular focus on Colorado. Original images were taken between the 1840s and the 1920s.
Dates: approximately 1840-1929

Thompson Slason correspondence

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1083
Scope and Contents Holograph letter to "Sam" by Slason dated 1902. In this missive, Slason talks about his research that went into his book "Eugene Field: a Study in Heredity and Contradictions" which was published in 1901. Also included is a carbon copy of an unsigned letter to "Thompson." The writer of the missive was a Denver newspaperman and author whose penname was "Old Farmer." The item is largely about the newspaper work of its author.
Dates: 1902-1931