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Object ID RG1017.AM
Collection RG1017 Frizzell, Alexander L., 1833-1907
Object Name Diary
Extent of Description 1 folder
Title Alexander L. Frizzell diary
Dates of Creation 1860, Feb.-June
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1860
Scope & Content The collection consists of a diary [typescript only] kept by Alexander L. Frizzell while he was traveling from Iowa to Colorado where he was going to prospect for gold. The diary entries are brief and primarily tell how far he went each day and where he stopped. The diary entries begin on February 16, 1860 and end on June 21, 1860.
Creator Frizzell, Alexander L., 1833-1907
Finding Aids Alexander Frizzell finding aid.
Related units of description The NSHS Library contains a copy of the Frizzell family tree [929 F921t].
Subjects Diaries
People Frizzell, Alexander L., 1833-1907
Search Terms Overland journeys