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Name Hawke, Robert, 1826-1882
Born 01/25/1826
Places of residence Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska
Notes Served in the Nebraska state senate, 1871.
Spouse Hawke, Elizabeth A., 1833-1885
Children Hawke, Ida, -1860
Deceased 05/02/1882

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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.