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Thomas Hornsby Ferril and Family Papers

October 2011

Denver was always Ferril's home.  He was born here in 1896 and died here in 1988.

Thomas Hornsby Ferril was a poet, most of all.  He wrote poetry as a child, as a teenager, as an adult and as an old man.  He published six books of poetry and hundreds of individual poem