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Brandon, Colorado, 1978-1998

Identifier: B114.02.0001.0006


The Bain family left Sioux City in 1910 to homestead in Kiowa county in Colorado. In addition to farming his homestead in southeast Colorado, Edward Bain's father served as rabbi for High Holidays at a small synagogue in Pueblo. Edward's reminiscences feature colorful details of life on the homestead.


  • 1978-1998



From the Collection: 2 Linear Feet (3 legal document boxes and 1 letter document box.)

Scope and Contents

Typed recollections of homesteading in Brandon, Colorado in 1910 "A small history of my life at age 14" by Edward Bain and additional handwritten pages about the Bains by Leah Bain (Mrs. Edward Bain.)


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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