Diary book with handwritten entries, 1911

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cou-bha BHA.0017

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Diary book with handwritten entries, 1911


  • 1911 (Creation)


2.75 x 5.75 x 0.75 inches. Red leather cover.

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Diary book belonging to a Breckenridge, Colorado resident (unidentified). Circa 1911. "The Excelsior Diary 1911" bound in dark red leather with plain front and back covers. The first several pages include a church calendar, astronomical information, monthly calendars for 1911, interest and wage tables, lists of states and territories, principal countries populations, values of foreign currencies, and more. Handwritten entries begin on Sunday, January 1, 1911 and end Sunday, December 31, 1911. Contents appear to be a daily log of weather, work activities, and social life.

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This item has not been digitized. Please contact archives@breckhistory.org if you are interested in transcribing its contents.

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No Copyright - United States
URI: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/

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Handwritten red leather bound diary circa 1911 found in the walls of Moe's BBQ Restaurant on 110 Ridge Street, Breckenridge in 2017.

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