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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1148.AM:  Lakota Cattle Company (Nebraska)



Records:  1871-1966; mostly 1871-1883

Nebraska:  Cattle company

Size:  One folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection includes historical data and account ledgers (1879-1883) relating to the Lakota Cattle Company in Nebraska. The ledgers show the receipts and bills paid out. Many names of workers are listed in the ledger entries. Included in the historical data is an account of various men connected with the Lakota Cattle Company from 1879-1966. The account was written by Virginia Coffee, daughter-in-law of John Coffee (son of Charles Coffee). Both men were involved with the Lakota Cattle Company and various other ranching interests.



 



Subject headings:



Anderson family

Anderson, John

Anderson, Nels

Animal industry — Nebraska

Brewster, B.E.

Bronson, Edgar Beecher, 1856-1917

Cattle trade — Nebraska

Coffee family

Coffee, Charles F.

Coffee, John T.

Coffee, Virginia

Davis, Nathaniel R.

Emmons, Samuel Franklin, 1841-1911

Gardiner, James T.

Hewitt, Cooper

King, Clarence

Livestock — Nebraska

Ranch life — Nebraska

Ranches and ranching — Nebraska

Richards, Bartlett, 1862-1911

Snyder family

Snyder, John T.



 



Revised TMM         04-15-2009