Howard W. Mitchell journal
Mitchell's travels in Colorado, New Mexico, and Kansas are recounted in detail, as are his observations regarding the people he encounters. Half of the journal is devoted to Colorado and New Mexico, and the other half to Salina, Kansas.
- November 8, 1877
- Mitchell, Howard W. (Person)
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1 volume (191p. 19 cm. Handwritten.)
Scope and Contents
Journal, beginning November 8, 1877 [in] Denver, Colorado and extending to Santa Fe, New Mexico. Describes a sojourn of one week in that city, and afterwards a return by freight wagon to El Moro [Colorado]; nearly three weeks in El Moro with occasional visits to Trinidad cColorado3, from thence by rail through Denver to Salina, Kansas; a few thoughts arising from the Journal of Janet's Repentance (George Eliot); from Salina to Colorado Springs, Colorado [in 1880].
RH VLT MS B5
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift. Owen Mitchell, 1959.
- Guide to the Howard W. Mitchell Collection
- Howard W. Mitchell journal
- lgg 22 March 1973 mg 2004
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Howard W. Mitchell Collection, Kansas Collection, RH Vlt MS B5, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas