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D.C. Burns Realty & Trust Company Records

Identifier: M499


This collection contains the material of the DC Burns Realty and Trust Company. The records include meeting minutes, ledgers, articles, photographs, correspondance, and some historic business records.


  • 1895-2023

Biographical / Historical

Founded in ___ by Daniel Cochran Burns. Franklin Burns joined the company in 1938 and became Vice President and manager in 1939 after the death of Daniel Cochran Burns. After the death of Franklin's father in 1942, Franklin became the Presdient of the company and began developing subdivisions and shopping centers as well as residential homes.


10 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents

The scope of this collection includes the business records of DC Burns Realty and Trust Company, and it's founder Daniel Cochran Burns. Also included are some records of the Burns family, chiefly Franklin and Joy, though these should be moved upon further processing.


This collection is unarranged.

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428