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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1212.AM:  Isam B. Manion



Letter:  1850

Size:  One item



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of one letter dated May 26, 1850. The letter is written to Amanda Manion from her husband Isam B. Manion. In the brief letter Manion tells how his Missouri to California trip is progressing; tries to allay his wife’s fears about Indians killing the emigrants; and acknowledges his grief over the death of their child.



INVENTORY



Letter, May 26, 1850



 



Subject headings:



Manion, Amanda

Manion, Isam B.

Overland journeys to the Pacific



 



Revised TMM        04-01-2009