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Catalog Number 2017.010.040
Object Name Fonds
Scope & Content Folder #40 containing items from Georgina Brown, including

-1888-1889 newspaper quotes on various Golden places- Bella Vista, Lookout Resort
-1890 newspaper descriptions of Lookout Mountain summer resort, Lovers' Leap, Denver Resort Railway, and references to Colonel Fisk and H.A.W. Tabor. Globe references to the construction of the resort
-Clarence H. Pease buys the Globe from W.G. Smith
-Dr. James Kelley's wife, Minerva, died in June 1890
-1888 Seth Lake obituaries
-1888 Vidler's Bibles and estate
-Joseph Casto history
-WPA notes on coal mines, smelting, railroad
-Partial history of Colorado Central Railroad, part 1 typed by Brown
-Industries by Brown
-Newspaper history by Brown
-Outline for newspaper history by Brown, county wide history
-July 28, 1900 copy "Jefferson County Graphic" from Morrison, County and local news and obituary of Eveline Rooney and family history.
-"The American Dream" interview with Mr. and Mrs. Roth Brown bu Kate Smith, 5-21-1982. Biographical history of G. Brown.
-"Jefferson Co Government" 1876-1976 by Brown. 15 pages typed. History of 1914 jail, old school houses, libraries
-Correspondence from G. Bardick to Brown, 1982 Beaver Ranch Cemetery
-Vidler papers and construction of Castle Rock Pavilion, Lookout Mountain Road, Denver Motor Club, Golden Armory, Patrick family murder 1881, first marriage on Castle Rock 1908
-"On Silver Town" John Willard. Description of wagon roads, Golden Gate, Apex, and Mount Vernon
-Jefferson Sentinel newspaper pages from 1970. Lakewood City firsts.
-Advertisement flyer for Paradise Hills Ranch housing development
-Historical map of 1980 Jefferson County
-League of Women voters "What's Going on Up There?" 1964 brochure of Jefferson County foothills communities
-Handwritten notes on Albert Pike
-Notes on John Brisben Walker
-Handwritten notes on Clement Bill Williams
-Handwritten notes on Buffalo Bill
-Typewritten description of Jeffco History Industries, 1977
-1955-1970 notes on county industries and politics. Golden Globe and Sentenel. Includes histories of county government, coal mine disasters, construction, 50s emergence, 60s revolutions, and 70s sociological changes
-2-2- 1984 political statement by Bill Thiebaut, senator
-"Amusement Park Sued by Printers" newspaper article
-Brown's notes on JeffCo political
-Brown's notes on murder of Rueben Hayward in 1876. County Commissioner authorized a reward of $500.00
-Newspaper clippings on "order to destroy one-armed bandits" by Judge George Priest. Museum quality defense. 3-21-1963
-Brown's notes on the 1934 Lincoln Day Dinner
-Brown's notes on Hall of Justice massage parlors and commissioner compensation packages
-Brown's notes on June 1969 local election on law enforcement authority
-Brown's notes on the indictment of commissioner Joe B. Lewis 1972
-Brown's notes on the desegregation of teenage offender lodges in county jail. Judge Pile seeks help from Denver
-Brown's notes on the controversial destruction of 1877 courthouse, known as Gilded Liley
-Brown's notes on opening of county airport. 11,000 acres site. 1960
-Brown's notes on the approval of planned housing development on Genessee Mountain, after two year battle involving residential opposition and court litigation
-Vol III, No. 8 East Jefferson Star, 11-25-1957
-May 1962 article from Colorado Transcript on historic land deeds regarding the Brown Palace Hotel. Emphasize bad history between Denver and Golden
-Denver Post 1-22-1982 article on the investigation into Jefferson County coroner, Dr. Robert Collier
-History on the hanging of Alex M. McCurdy 6-2-1894 from Globe files
-Documents that give the name Castle Rock to Douglas County landmark. Colorado Magazine 1898, The Trail, page 6
-Handwritten excerpt from Book 7, page 404 in Jefferson County records room of the history of the Mount Vernon Wagon Road Company
-2-9-1971 letter from Representative Laura Miller to Georgina Brown regarding planning the entire front range
-Brown's notes on the Kalabaugh house in 1859 Golden Globe 7-3-1889. 19th and Ford
-Brown's notes on Golden's Liberty Bell
-Brown's notes of the history of Bergen's Ranch
-Brown's nores on Golden Gate Canyon, Henry W. Frink and Daniel McCleery
-Brown's notes on the Colossol Atlantice and Pacific Circus that entertained Mt. Vernon in 1871
-List of Jefferson County sheriffs 1871- 1962
Collection Permanent
People Brown, Georgina