The Resource Warwick Miller Downing papers, (manuscript)

Warwick Miller Downing papers, (manuscript)

Label
Warwick Miller Downing papers, 1894-2005
Title
Warwick Miller Downing papers
Inclusive dates
1894-2005
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains Downing's legal correspondence (1902) and business correspondence, receipts and invoices (1901-1907); Downing Investment Company correspondence (1901-1938) and files related to various mining investments: correspondence, invoices, receipts, deeds, abstracts, certificates, financial statements (1894-1943); Downing family related correspondence, receipts, contracts, invoices, statements (ca.1900-1941). Included are additional records related to two oil companies for which Downing was a director: Great Divide Oil Company (founded 1916, dissolved 1920) and Primero Oil and Gas Company (founded 1916 as Paramount Oil and Gas Company, name changed 1917, dissolved 1920). Included are minutes (Nov. 14, 1916-Nov. 24, 1920), correspondence (1917-1919) from the Great Divide Oil Company; minutes (July 26, 1916-Jan. 2, 1917) for Paramount Oil and Gas Company; minutes (Jan. 11, 1917-1920 Nov. 26, 1920) for Primero Oil and Gas Company; and journal of accounts (July 26, 1916-Nov. 15, 1920) for Paramount/Primero. Warwick Downing award (2005)
Biographical or historical data
Warwick Miller Downing was born on January 14, 1875 in McComb, Ill. the son of James Mount Downing (1849-1908) and Ella Nellie Summers. He moved with his family to Denver, Colo. (ca.1890) where he graduated from Denver High School (1891) before receiving a law degree from the University of Michigan (LL.B. 1895). Dowing and his father established the Downing Investment Company in Denver (ca.1897) speciallizing in mining and real estate. He also practiced as an attorney active in the oil and gas industry and as a director of two oil companies. Warwick Downing died in Denver, Colo. on April 22, 1964. His son, Richard Downing (1898-1962) was also an attorney who worked with his father's firm.
Cataloging source
DPL
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Label
Warwick Miller Downing papers, (manuscript)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • ALL_BRANCHES
Extent
4.5 linear ft. (5 boxes)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Unknown;
  • Warwick M. Downing III;
  • Margolis & Moss;
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
162470
System control number
  • OCM13368398
  • CARL013368398

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