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Collection Number RG0708.AM
Collection Name RG0708 Belton, James, 1831-1915
Identifier Letter
Size and Materials 1 letter and 1 typed transcript
Title Letter, James Belton to Amos Barrett, June 23, 1900.
Date or Date Span 06/23/1900
Date 06/23/1900
Admin/Biographical History James Belton was a Lincoln County pioneer; hardware merchant; county official; and mayor of North Platte (1878-1879). Belton died in San Diego, California on October 25, 1915.
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content The collection consists of a letter written by James Belton to J. Amos Barrett, NSHS Librarian, regarding the history of North Platte and Lincoln County, Nebraska. Also included is a type transcript of the letter.
Creator Belton, James, 1831-1915
Finding Aids Finding aid is available at the repository.
Subjects Indians of North America
Frontier & pioneer life
Businesses
Railroad stations
Railroads
Locusts
People Belton, James, 1831-1915
Barrett, Jay Amos, 1865-1936
Search Terms North Platte (Neb.) -- History
Lincoln County (Neb.) -- History
Union Pacific Railroad
Genre Form Correspondence/Letter