William W. Watson [RG1505.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1505.AM:  William W. Watson, 1844-

Letter:  1896
Bellevue, Sarpy County and Fairbury, Jefferson County, Nebraska 
Size:  Two pages

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of a two page letter written by Will W. Watson in 1896 to the Nebraska State Historical Society, in which he reminisces about Peter Sarpy’s ferry and parties of the 1850’s.

INVENTORY

Letter, 1896

 

Subject headings:

Bellevue (Nebraska) -- History
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska -- Sarpy County
Missouri River -- Navigation
Sarpy, Peter Abadie, 1805-1865
Sarpy County (Nebraska) -- History
Watson, William W., 1844-

 

Revised TMM      02-27-2020

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