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Wisebart Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B319

Dates

  • 1868-1996

Creator

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet : half legal document box

Biographical / Historical

Ben Wisebart was born in Kentucky in 1841 and died in Denver in 1895. His sister Fances Wisebart Jacobs married Abraham Jacobs. Ben Wisebart and Abraham Jacobs were business partners in Central City, Colorado and Ben Wisebart was elected mayor of Central City in 1876. Wisebart Wide Awake Clothier, 366 Larimer St., Denver, Colorado." He was married twice, first to Dlara Drefoos and then to Celestine Lesem.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
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