Aaron Stewart [RG1435.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1435.AM:  Aaron Stewart

Letter: 1895
Belmont, Dawes County, Nebraska: Farmer
Size:  One item

BACKGROUND NOTE

Born in Iowa in 1852, Aaron Stewart lived in Kansas for a time before moving to Nebraska.  He married Annabelle Richards around 1879 and by 1895, they were living at Belmont, Nebraska.  Stewart was a farmer and raised livestock.  By 1910, the couple had moved to Sioux County, Nebraska. It is unclear what became of Stewart after 1920.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one item a typescript letter written by Aaron Stewart.  Dated September 30, 1895, the letter was sent to the editor of the Chadron Signal newspaper.  In the letter, Stewart discusses his feelings towards the Populist state legislature.

INVENTORY

Letter, September 30, 1895

 

Subject headings:

Dawes County (Nebraska) -- History
Nebraska -- Politics and government
Populism -- Nebraska
Stewart, Aaron

 

Revised TMM      01-29-2020

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