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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1916.AM:  Mrs. H.O. Gillespie, 1869-



Letter:  1936

Brown County and Keya Paha County, Neb.:  Homesteader

Size:  1 item



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of one letter, dated Jan. 24, 1936, from Mrs. Gillespie to A.E. Sheldon. In the letter Gillespie reminisces about her family homestead and the early history of Brown and Keya Paha counties in Nebraska. A typescript is included.



Note: See the photo component [RG1916.PH] for photographs.



DESCRIPTION



Letter, Jan. 24, 1936



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Brown County (Neb.) — History

Frontier and pioneer life — Nebraska

Homestead law — Nebraska

Keya Paha County (Neb.) — History

Painter family

Pioneers — Nebraska



 



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