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A Pioneer of 1842
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TitleA Pioneer of 1842
AbstractAutobiographical letter by William Gilpin about his background leading up to his being the first territorial governor of Colorado, written some time after the Civil War, and describing his ties to the West, moving to Independence, Missouri, in 1841 and first crossing the Rocky Mountains in 1842, camping at the future site of Denver, Colorado.
AuthorWilliam Gilpin
LocationMicrofilm: Miscellaneous--Gilpin, William
Local SubjectGilpin, William
Item TypeArchival Material
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Item ID111058
CONTENTdm number35937
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