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Author Barker, Anselm Holcomb, 1822-1895.

Title Anselm Holcomb Barker, 1822-1895 : pioneer builder and early settler of Auraria : his diary of 1858 from Plattsmouth, Nebraska Territory, to Cherry Creek Diggings, the present site of Denver, Colorado, with a number of keepsake rarities / edited by Nolie Mumey.

Imprint Denver : Golden Bell Press, 1959.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Bartolini  978.802 B241Bb, 1959    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 83 p. : ill., map, port. ; 27 cm.
Note Folded map attached inside front cover.
"Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies"--P. [xi].
Pocket inside back cover, labeled "Nine rare keepsakes" contains reproductions of various documents, including menu of the first annual banquet of the Society of Colorado Pioneers, stock certificates, and Auraria deed.
Includes card with bibliographic description, probably inscribed by R. Paul Bartolini (includes Bartolini's address).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Barker, Anselm Holcomb, 1822-1895.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado.
Denver (Colo.) -- History.
Added Author Mumey, Nolie, 1891-1984
Cover Title Barker diary

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