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Anna G. (Smith) Irvin's memories of early days in Kansas

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P68
Overview

Reminiscences of early days near Blue Mound. Recounts family's departure from England and trip West. Describes pioneer life in Douglas County, raids during the civil War, and Indians in the area. A 4-page "Excerpt" and map is included with the account.

Dates: 1935

Greenwood household receipt book

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS A51
Overview

Household receipt book, used by John T. Greenwood and others while living in Missouri and Nebraska. Contains cooking recipes, household medical and technological receipts, horse-medicine; list of "Books of Library;" account of a shooting (in Nebraska circa 1895?); some financial accounts.

Dates: 1873 and later