Diary with handwritten entries, 1911

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cou-bha BHA.0017

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Diary with handwritten entries, 1911


  • 1911 (Creation)


2.75 x 5.75 x 0.75 inches. Red leather cover.

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Diary belonging to an unidentified Breckenridge, Colorado resident. Circa 1911. 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. Bound in dark red leather with plain front and back covers; embossed with "The Excelsior Diary 1911". Printed pages include a church calendar, astronomical information, monthly calendars for 1911, lists of states and territories, values of foreign currencies and more.

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This item has not been digitized. Please contact archives@breckhistory.org if you would like to volunteer to transcribe its contents.

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This digital object has no restrictions and is free to use. All reproductions must include the appropriate credit: "Breckenridge History Collection. Breckenridge History, Colorado."

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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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