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Herbert A. Howe 1907 Diary, 1907

 Item
Identifier: M010.03.0003.00028

Overview

Professor Howe's diary for 1907 recounts his brief weather and astronomical observations, administrative and teaching activities at the University of Denver, entertainment of visitors to the Chamberlin Observatory, participation in events in University Park and elsewhere in Denver, as well as his family and religious life. Special mention includes: Chancellor Buchtel's inauguration as Governor of Colorado on January 8; an outbreak of smallpox; Howe's work as acting Chancellor and book reviewer for the student newspaper, The Dial; and repairs to the Observatory dome.

Dates

  • 1907

Creator

Digital Repository

Herbert A. Howe 1907 Diary

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 items (book)

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 : red leather bound, all edges gilt 15 centimeters

General

reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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