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Collection Number RG1018.AM
Collection Name RG1018 Froman, Sarah Alice (Snow), 1844-1927
Identifier Correspondence
Size and Materials 6 items; 1 folder
Title Sarah Alice (Snow) Froman collection
Date or Date Span 1878-1882
Year Range from 1878
Year Range to 1882
Scope & Content The collection consists of six letters written by [Sarah] Alice Snow Froman of Seward County, Nebraska, in 1878 and 1882. The letters are written to her parents, Mr. and Mrs. S.V. Snow of Chester, Massachusetts. In the letters, Froman describes setting up housekeeping in Nebraska; personal finances including information regarding rent, and purchases of food, farm animals and furniture; her religious life; and farming practices. Froman often compares her life to that in the East where she was raised.
Creator Froman, Sarah Alice (Snow), 1844-1927
Finding Aids Sarah Alice (Snow) Froman finding aid.
Subjects Farm life
Frontier & pioneer life
People Froman, Sarah Alice (Snow), 1844-1927
Search Terms Farm life -- Nebraska -- Seward County
Froman family
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska -- Seward County
Seward (Neb.) -- History
Seward County (Neb.) -- History
Staplehurst (Neb.) -- History