Letter written to P.T. Barnum by David Sherwood regarding the growth of Denver as well as a possible housing development in Villa Park. Included are notes from Barnum to Judge Silas Haynes to install fences on the property.
Letter from F.J. Bancroft, President of the Denver Board of Health, to Colonel L.C. Ellsworth pertaining to the possible irrigation and ditch construction on the Villa Park property. Included is an estimate of the costs.
Letter written by P.T, Barnum to Judge Silas B. Haynes regarding Barnum's Villa Park Property being turned into a Denver City Park. Also included is Barnum's concerns regarding employee David Sherwood.
Real property--Colorado--Denver.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--History.
Letter written by P.T. Barnum to Judge Silas B. Haynes regarding the development of the Villa Park neighborhood, including extension of the Rail lines as well as factories. Also discussed are details of Barnum's cattle ranch and William Craig.
Real property--Colorado--Denver.; Railroads.; Community development, Urban--Colorado--Denver.