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Catalog Number 2011.099.278
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Joel and Matilda Palmer
Date 1906
Description Black and white photograph of Joel and Matilda Palmer standing together on their 50th wedding anniversary on their farm in Golden, CO. They came to Golden in a covered wagon in 1860. Their son Charles was the first baby born in Jefferson County and the second in the state? The Palmer family had the first rural telephone in the U. S. in 1880?
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden Collection
Caption Joel and Matilda Palmer
People Palmer, Joel Kenyon
Palmer (Lewis), Matilda