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C MSS WH1690
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Description:
1 box (.25 linear ft.), 1 oversize folio, 1 oversize folder.
Organized in 2 series: 1. Records [1861-1865], 1863-1865. -- 2. Oversize 1863-1865.
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Captain with 1st Colorado Cavalry during Civil War. Opposed views of Col. J.M. Chivington at Sand Creek 1864 and testified at subsequent military investigation. Killed on the streets of Denver 1865.
Summary:
Correspondence and military papers, mainly while he was stationed at Fort Lyon, Colo. Territory. Also a biographical sketch by Alma M. Brown: Silas Soule, a hero history forgot.
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In part, photocopies of letters in possession of family.
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.
Captain with 1st Colorado Cavalry during Civil War. Opposed views of Col. J.M. Chivington at Sand Creek 1864 and testified at subsequent military investigation. Killed on the streets of Denver 1865.
Donor:
Photocopies of twelve letters were gift of the family; 1962.
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