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Collection Number RG0931.AM
Collection Name RG0931 Dellett, James C.
Identifier Correspondence
Size and Materials 2 items
Title James C. Dellett letters
Date or Date Span 1853-1854
Year Range from 1853
Year Range to 1854
Scope & Content The collection consists of two letters written by James C. Dellett from the Otoe & Omaha Mission Station. The first letter (in typescript form only) is dated August 15, 1853 and is written to Thomas Watson. The second letter (original and typescript copy) is dated February 11, 1854 and is written to A.C. Watson. The letters describe Dellett's experiences and his attitudes about Native Americans.
Creator Dellett, James C.
Access Conditions The original 1854 letter is fragile and restricted for preservation. Researchers are asked to use the preservation photocopy and/or typescript.
Finding Aids James C. Dellett finding aid
Subjects Indians of North America
People Dellett, James C.
Watson, A.C.
Watson, Thomas
Search Terms Indians of North America -- Missions
Missionaries -- Nebraska Territory
Otoe and Omaha Mission
Otoe Indians -- Nebraska