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Collection Number RG0933.AM
Collection Name RG0933 Dalrymple, Frederick E., 1851-1921
Identifier Personal papers
Size and Materials 1 folder
Title Frederick E. Dalrymple collection
Date or Date Span 1864-1921
Year Range from 1864
Year Range to 1921
Scope & Content This collection contains a few pieces of correspondence and miscellaneous other items relating to Dr. Frederick E. Dalrymple and his family. Included are three letters from Fred's brother, Asa Manning Dalrymple dating from 1864. The letters tell of Asa Dalrymple's life in the New York 1st Dragoons and include information about war prisoners, deserters, and raids. Another (undated) letter in the collection is from Dalrymple's sister Elizabeth, from Hastings, Nebraska. The remainder of the collection consists of several obituaries and memorial notices for Dr. Dalrymple and a ticket of admittance to the execution of Stephen D. Richards at Minden, Nebraska, on April 26, 1879.
Creator Dalrymple, Asa Manning, 1845-1864
Other Creators Bates, Elizabeth C. (Dalrymple), 1846-1918
Finding Aids Frederick E. Dalrymple finding aid
Related units of description The NSHS collections contain a photo collection relating to Stephen D. Richards [RG2908.PH].
Subjects War
Executions
People Dalrymple, Frederick E., 1851-1921
Dalrymple, Asa Manning, 1845-1864
Bates, Elizabeth C. (Dalrymple), 1846-1918
Richards, Stephen Dee, -1879
Search Terms Capital punishment -- Nebraska
Dalrymple Family
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865