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Collection Number RG1023.AM
Collection Name RG1023 Garton, Nancy Elizabeth (Cox), 1843-1929
Identifier Reminiscence
Size and Materials 1 item
Title Nancy Garton reminiscences
Date or Date Span 1926
Year Range from 1926
Year Range to 1926
Scope & Content The collection consists of the reminiscences of Nancy Garton (Mrs. Alf Garton) of Dewitt, Saline County, Nebraska. The reminiscences cover the years 1864-1868 and describe early pioneer experiences in Saline County, Nebraska. They describe grasshopper infestations, hail storms, and floods. The reminiscences also include information about the Cox and Garton families.
Creator Garton, Nancy Elizabeth (Cox), 1843-1929
Finding Aids Nancy Garton finding aid.
Related units of description A copy of these reminiscences is also available in the NSHS library [921 R99 G19f].

See also the Wesley Cox collection [RG0917].
Subjects Frontier & pioneer life
Reminiscing
People Garton, Nancy Elizabeth (Cox), 1843-1929
Search Terms Cox Family
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska -- Saline County
Garton Family
Saline County (Neb.) -- History