Nancy Elizabeth (Cox) Garton, 1843-1929 [RG1023.AM]

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RG1023.AM:  Nancy Elizabeth (Cox) Garton, 1843-1929

Reminiscences:  1864-1868
Dewitt, Saline County, Neb.:  Pioneer
Size:  1 item

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

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.

Note:  A copy of these reminiscences is also available in the NSHS library.

ADDITIONAL OR RELATED MATERIALS

Wesley E. Cox collection [RG0917.AM]

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Cox Family
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska -- Saline County
Garton Family
Garton, Nancy Elizabeth (Cox), 1843-1929
Saline County (Neb.) -- History

 

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