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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1158.AM:  Edward Lennan



Correspondence:  1882-1885

Adams County, Nebraska:  Settler

Size:  One folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of seven letters written by Edward Lennan (Hastings, Nebraska) to Curtis H. Page (Chester, New Hampshire) and Page’s guardian family, the Hiddens. The letters date from 1882-1885 and in them Lennan describes the improvements made to his land, as well as to land that was willed to Curtis Page. Lennan also writes about Friendville, Nebraska (now known as Friend), and changes in the community. In some of the letters written to the Hidden family, Lennan discusses paying rent, possible sale of the land, etc.



INVENTORY



Correspondence, 1882-1885



 



Subject headings:



Adams County (Nebraska) — History

Farm life — Nebraska — Adams County

Friend (Nebraska) — History

Hidden family

Hidden, E.N.

Hidden, Emma F.

Hidden, Mary E.

Lennan, Edward

Saline County (Nebraska) — History

Tree claims — Nebraska — Adams County



 



Revised TMM        05-01-2009