John Fletcher Daggett Collection, 1861-1919
Collection consists of correspondence, petitions, wills, and other material related to John Fletcher Daggett, a physician from Illinois. Included in the collection are two petitions to President Abraham Lincoln for Daggett's appointment as marshall of Colorado Territory in 1861. Lincoln refused the appointment.
Patterson, Norman; gift, 1919 .
John Fletcher Daggett Collection, MSS.1491, History Colorado, Denver, Colorado.