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Fred Kruse, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M232

Fred Kruse Jr. studied at the University of Denver and Columbia University. This collection contains his class notes and notebooks, dated from 1904 to 1907. The notebooks originate from Kruse's courses including Geology, Chemistry, Mechanics, Metallurgy, Minerals, Book Keeping, and Mining Laws.

Dates

  • 1901-1908

Creator

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 letter document box)

Biographical / Historical

Frederick Kruse, Jr., born 1880 in Denver, CO, was the son of a German immigrant, Frederick Kruse, Sr.(who immigrated to the US at the age of 16 at the command of this father to avoid being drafted into the Franco-Prussian War), and attended the University of Denver starting in approximately 1901. Kruse, Jr., also attended the Columbia School of Mines in 1907 where he studied mining law and mine bookkeeping. Shortly after graduating, Kruse married Beatrice Mabel Burdick, and would go on to become an engineer of mining in Central City, CO.

Title
Fed Kruse, Jr. Papers
Author
Anthony Drewry
Date
2015-05-03
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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