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Collection Number RG0749.AM
Collection Name RG0749 Russell, Edwin M.
Identifier Letter
Size and Materials 1 item
Title Edwin M. Russell letter
Date or Date Span 05/15/1898
Admin/Biographical History Edwin M. Russell, a resident of Michigan, visited Kansas and Nebraska in 1898. Among his stops were Burlingame, Topeka, and Manhattan, Kansas; and Milford and Lincoln, Nebraska.
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content This collection consists of one letter dated May 15, 1898, written by Edwin M. Russell from Milford, Nebraska to his cousins in Kalamazoo, Michigan. In it, Russell writes about the agricultural development of Kansas and Nebraska, including the availability of timber and the production of fruit. Russell also gives his opinions on the Spanish-American War.
Creator Russell, Edwin M.
Finding Aids Edwin M. Russell finding aid
Related units of description A photograph of Russell is available in the Photo collections.
Subjects Agriculture
Spanish-American War
People Russell, Edwin M.
Search Terms Milford (Neb.) -- History
Seward County (Neb.) -- History