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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3892.AM:  Hannibal Day



Journal, map:  1859-1921; mostly 1859-1860

Nebraska Territory:  Soldier

Size:  2 items



BACKGROUND NOTE



Hannibal Day was a major in the U.S. Army, 2nd Infantry. This collection relates to his march across Nebraska Territory, 1859-1860.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of a journal and map related to Hannibal Day’s march across Nebraska Territory, with descriptions of terrain and weather. The map shows the route between Ft. Laramie and Ft. Randall.



DESCRIPTION



Journal; map



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Day, Hannibal

Military roads — Nebraska Territory

Nebraska Territory — Description and travel

Overland journeys

United States. Army. 2nd Infantry

Weather — Nebraska Territory



 



08-03-2009   Revised TMM/tmm