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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1505.AM:  William W. Watson, 1844-



Letter:  1896

Bellevue, Sarpy County and Fairbury, Jefferson County, Nebraska 

Size:  Two pages



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of a two page letter written by Will W. Watson in 1896 to the Nebraska State Historical Society, in which he reminisces about Peter Sarpy’s ferry and parties of the 1850’s.



INVENTORY



Letter, 1896



 



Subject headings:



Bellevue (Nebraska) — History

Frontier and pioneer life — Nebraska — Sarpy County

Missouri River — Navigation

Sarpy, Peter Abadie, 1805-1865

Sarpy County (Nebraska) — History

Watson, William W., 1844-



 



Revised TMM      02-27-2020