Peter Mulvany

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This page is part of the Donna Nevens Collection.

Peter Mulvany was a successful Salida Businessman in the 1880s and 90s. He suffered a terrible string of bad luck when fires burned his businesses, four in the space of 20 months. Here are photos of his business, and his home on the Mesa in Salida.


One of Peter’s businesses, located at 1st and G Streets.


Photo of the Mulvany property on the mesa. Taken approximately where 7th Street intersects the Monarch Spur Trail.


Peter and Anastasia’s home at 145 Poncha Boulevard, in Salida, Colorado.


Scan #10054179, Fred Mazzulla Collection, History Colorado

A view of Peter Mulvany’s business empire at 1st and G Streets.

Poetry – written by Peter Mulvany; loaned to Donna Nevens by Peter’s son Thomas in 1964.

Eldon, Iowa address – address delivered by Peter Mulvany at the 4th of July celebration in Eldon, Iowa.

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