Collection consists of reminiscences and other material relating to George A. Root, an early-day journalist in Gunnison County, Colorado. Portions of this collection have appeared in Colorado Magazine ("Gunnison in the Early '80s", Vol. 9, no. 6, November 1932; "Reminiscences of White Pine, Colorado", Vol. 13, no. 3, May 1936). Portions of the collection available on microfilm.