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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5601.AM:  Flora Lovisa (Gowey) Phelps, 1867-1959



Reminiscences (typescript only):  1870s-1907

Seward and Sioux Counties, Neb.; Washington County, Oregon:  

Size:  1 item; 56 pages



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of a 56-page reminiscence (typescript) by Flora Gowey Phelps. The reminiscence describes pioneer life in Seward and Sioux County, Nebraska, and the family’s eventual settlement in Washington County, Oregon. The reminiscence covers such topics as grasshoppers, blizzards, cooking, children’s games, wildlife, etc.



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Phelps, Flora Lovisa (Gowey), 1867-1959

Pioneer life — Nebraska

Seward County (Neb.) — History

Sioux County (Neb.) — History

Washington County (Oregon) — History



 



Revised 04-15-2008   TMM