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Herbert A. Howe 1909 Diary, 1909

Identifier: M010.03.0004.00003


Professor Howe's diary for 1909 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: building foot bridges across the irrigation ditch along Warren Avenue, and a boardwalk across the Howes' front lawn; entertainment of visitors in town for the National Education Association's meeting in July; opening of the new Carnegie Library at the University; and observing Halley's Comet from October on.


  • 1909


Digital Repository

Herbert A. Howe 1909 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


reformatted digital
Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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