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Herbert A. Howe 1882 Diary, 1882

Identifier: M010.03.0003.00004


Professor Howe's diary for 1882 recounts his brief weather and astronomical observations, teaching activities at the University of Denver, participation in events in University Park and elsewhere in Denver, his family and religious life. Special mention includes: observing the Transit of Venus on December 6, and writing articles for the Denver and Chicago newspapers about it; various misdeeds of students, and his personal resolution to become more amiable, in response to objections from some of the University Park young ladies that he appeared to be "cross."


  • 1882


Digital Repository

Herbert A. Howe 1882 Diary

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Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Howe's daily diaries recording his personal and work-related activities. The diary for year 1897 is missing from the collection.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

1 small diary : black leather bound, all edges red 13 centimeters


Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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