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David C. Collier letters and an autobiography

David C. Collier letters and an autobiography

Dates: 1864-1884

Typewritten copies of letters written between 1864 and 1868. The volume is entitled: "Letters Sent During Mountain & Colorado Trips." Also included is a typewritten autobiography entitled: "The Man of the Mountains: The Life of David C. Collier." The author is listed as "An Old-Timer" who is believed to be Collier himself.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.24 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Collier, David C.
  • Call Number: MSS 863
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters and an autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 863; David C. Collier letters and an autobiography; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 863, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Collier, David C.; Collier, David C.--Correspondence; Colorado--History; Material Types; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--History; Newspaper editors--Colorado--History
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Collier (David C.) letters and an autobiography
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:22-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Pioneer, prospector, lawyer, judge, and newspaper editor in Colorado.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts