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Catalog Number 1962.005.004
Object Name Certificate
Date January 23, 1948
Scope & Content A certificate for the Denver Post award for heroism awarded to Mrs. Lawrence N. Oliver for bringing about the capture of Werner C. Schwartzmiller, a desperado who escaped from the Colorado State Penitentiary, January 23, 1948 by Palmer Hoyta, publisher.
Search Terms Award
Prison escapes
Denver Post
1947 prison escape