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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG0904.AM:  Rebecca Culbertson Low Hutchinson, 1836-1887



Letters:  1885-1886

Fort Niobrara, Cherry County, Nebraska:  

Size:  One folder



BACKGROUND NOTE



Born in Ohio in 1836, Rebecca (Culbertson) Low Hutchinson was the wife of Rev. Samuel Hutchinson.  They lived in Cherry County, Nebraska, near Fort Niobrara.  Rebecca died on March 27, 1887, and is presumed to be buried in Kewanee Cemetery in Cherry County, Nebraska.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of letters from Rebecca Hutchinson to her family in Illinois. Mrs. Hutchinson, wife of Rev. Samuel M. Hutchinson, describes farm life at Fort Niobrara, Nebraska, particularly crops cultivated, and mentions Rev. Hutchinson’s religious work. The letters are in typescript form.



INVENTORY



Letters (typescripts), 1885-1886



 



Subject headings:



Agriculture — Nebraska — Cherry County

Baptists in Nebraska

Cherry County (Nebraska) — History

Farm life — Nebraska — Cherry County

Fort Niobrara (Nebraska) — History

Hutchinson, Rebecca Culbertson Low, 1836-1887



 



Revised TMM   05-11-2010; 04-02-2020