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Collection Number RG0940.AM
Collection Name RG0940 Hill, Charles E., 1852-1930
Identifier Diary
Size and Materials 1 reel of microfilm containing two volumes.
Title Charles E. Hill diaries
Date or Date Span 1878-1889
Year Range from 1878
Year Range to 1889
Scope & Content The collection consist of one reel of microfilm containing two diaries of Charles E. Hill. The first diary records the journey of the Hill family from Illinois to Adams County, Nebraska, in 1878. The second diary describes daily life and events on the Hill farm dating from 1888-1889.

The NSHS does not hold the original diaries.
Creator Hill, Charles E., 1852-1930
Finding Aids Charles E. Hill finding aid
Location of Originals The original diaries were loaned to the NSHS for microfilming in 1955. Location of the original diaries is unknown.
Subjects Diaries
Farm life
People Hill, Charles E., 1852-1930
Search Terms Farm life -- Nebraska -- Adams County
Overland journeys