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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1137.AM:  Hattie Kingman



Correspondence:  1863

Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska:  Teacher

Size:  One letter



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of one letter, dated March 30, 1863, written by Hattie A. Kingman (Nebraska City, Nebraska), to an aunt and uncle. Kingman comments on her father’s health; her feelings about the Civil War and its impact on her life and the lives of others; her being a school teacher; her political views (particularly about “Copperheads”); and about prices of dry goods.



INVENTORY



Letter, March 30, 1863



 



Subject headings:



Kingman, Hattie

Nebraska City (Nebraska) — History

Otoe County (Nebraska) — History

Political participation

Prices — Nebraska — Nebraska City

Public opinion — Nebraska

Teachers — Nebraska

United States — History — Civil War, 1861-1865 — Social aspects



 



Revised TMM       05-01-2009