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Herbert A. Howe 1908 Diary, 1908

Identifier: M010.03.0004.00001


Professor Howe's diary for 1908 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 is made of a two week trip to the mountain cabin near Pine, Colorado; his in-laws and neighbors (Joseph C. Shattuck and his wife) Golden Wedding Anniversary on September 17; and what was reported to be the heaviest snowfall since 1885 came at the end of November.


  • 1908


Digital Repository

Herbert A. Howe 1908 Diary

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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


Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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