Peterson family reminiscences
Typewritten copies of speeches given by members of the Peterson family concerning life in the 1870s in Brantford (Washington County), Kansas, a Swedish community in the north central region of the state.
- June 24, 1919, November 2, 1941
- Peterson, C. P., active 1919 (Person)
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Scope and Contents
Typewritten copies of speeches given by members of the Peterson family concerning life in the 1870s in Brantford (Washington County), Kansas, a Swedish community in the north central region of the state. The speeches center on the living conditions and religious services of the time.
C.P. Peterson's speech was translated from Swedish to English and appeared in the June 24, 1919, issue of The Republican. Mrs. Nannie Peterson Jones' speech was published in "The Young People," November 2, 1941.
RH MS P473
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Carl S. Peterson, 1982
- Guide to the Peterson Family Collection
- Peterson family reminiscences
- sfw 2/83 mg 2004
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Peterson Family Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P473, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas