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Emily Isabelle Combes letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P460

Overview

A typed transcription of letters written by Emily Isabelle Combes in 1871 to her fiance in Ohio. Emily moved to Rice County, Kansas, with her father where they homesteaded. Her letters describe pioneer life on the prairie, white man/Indian relations, buffalo hunts, prairie fires, and other experiences she had in Kansas.

Dates

  • April 21, 1871 to December 17, 1871

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

1 folder (1 item)

Physical Location

RH MS P460
Title
Guide to the Emily Isabelle Combes Collection
Subtitle
Emily Isabelle Combes letters
Author
lt 1982 mg 2004
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in<language> English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/8668942024
Preferred citation
Emily Isabelle Combes Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P460, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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