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Name Berthoud, Edward Louis
Othernames Ed (nickname)
Louis
Born 1827
Birthplace Geneva, Switzerland
Titles & honors Mayor of Golden
Jefferson County Hall of Fame
Nationality Swiss
Occupation Civil Engineer
Geologist
Historian
Relationships Brother of Alexander Berthoud
Uncle of Eva Berthoud
Spouse Helen Samaria Ferrell
Children None

Associated Records

Image of 2017.055.005 - Report

2017.055.005 - Report

Statistics of the City of Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, Prepared for the Golden Board of Trade by E.L. Berthoud, Secretary, 1879 - 1880. Printed in paper booklet format with goldenrod paper cover, string and glue binding. Pages 1 through 6 appear to have been cut out, and report begins on page 7. Many pages feature ads from Golden businesses. Transcript Print, Golden, Colorado.

Image of 0266 - Painting

0266 - Painting

Oil on panel painitng of Edward Berthoud in a gold colored, carved wood frame. Berthoud has a white beard and hair and is wearing a black suit coat and tie over a white shirt. Lower right corner is signed Leila Reece.

Image of When Golden Was the Capital, Rise and Fall of Arapahoe Bar; Vanished Towns; Pioneer Days in Golden

When Golden Was the Capital, Rise and Fall of Arapahoe Bar; Vanished Towns; Pioneer Days in Golden

When Golden Was the Capital, Rise and Fall of Arapahoe Bar; Vanished Towns; Pioneer Days in Golden

Image of History of the cemetery abroad and in the U.S. and history of Golden's cemetery and Golden's early years.

History of the cemetery abroad and in the U.S. and history of Golden's cemetery and Golden's early years.

History of the cemetery abroad and in the U.S. and history of Golden's cemetery and Golden's early years.

Image of Narrow Gauge to Central and Silver Plume: Colorado Rail Annual #10

Narrow Gauge to Central and Silver Plume: Colorado Rail Annual #10

Narrow Gauge to Central and Silver Plume: Colorado Rail Annual #10

Image of 2011.099.011 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.011 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo of Edward L. Berthoud's tombstone at the Golden cementary.

Image of 2011.099.609 - Print, Photographic

2011.099.609 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photograph of the grave marker for Carl and Helen Berthoud. Plants are visible in the foreground at the base of the grave marker. Written on the front: Explorer, Pioneer, Soldier, Scientist; Carl E. L. Berthoud 1828-1908; His wife Helen S. Died 1887; Erected by his estate and A. Coors.

Image of 2012.081.049 - Transparency, Slide

2012.081.049 - Transparency, Slide

Black and white slide of Edward L. Berthoud. Image has "Edw. L. Berthoud" written under his image. Taken from original source.