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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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Perry Burgess Diaries



The diaries of local pioneer Perry Burgess have been transcribed and are now available to the public. To read them, please click on the volumes below.

Perry A. Burgess of Bates County, Missouri, came to Colorado in 1874 with William A. Walton on an exploratory trip. Both men joined James Crawford and two other in taking up the town site of Steamboat Springs.

Index of Diaries
Volume 1
Volume 2
Volume 3
Volume 4
Volume 5
Volume 6
Volume 7
Volume 8
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