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Name Gilman, John Kimball, 1829-1887
Born 07/31/1829
Birthplace Bartlett, New Hampshire
Spouse Gilman, Martha Douglas (Fitchie), 1834-1927
Children Gilman, George Wellington, 1862-1932
Gilman, John Kimball, 1865-1877
Gilman, Dolly Elizabeth, 1869-1911
Gilman, Minnie Hawke, 1874 - 1945
Deceased 01/21/1887
Deceased where Nebraska City, Nebraska

Associated Records

Image of RG1070.AM - RG1070 Hawke, Robert, 1826-1882

RG1070.AM - RG1070 Hawke, Robert, 1826-1882

The collection consists of two typed transcriptions of letters from Robert Hawke, Nebraska City, Nebraska, to John K. Gilman, Deadwood, Dakota Territory. The letters are dated August 29th and October 2nd, 1877. In the letters Hawke inquires about the status of purchased Black Hills mining claims. Hawke is also interested in buying more claims, particularly for quartzite mines. Also mentioned in the letters are names of various mines and mining companies.