NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG5156.AM: Henry Young Bates, 1853-1930
Sarpy County and St. Paul, Howard County, Neb.; Council Bluffs, Iowa: Settler, teacher, physician
Size: 0.25 cu.ft.
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
The manuscript portion of this collection consists of a handwritten autobiography of Dr. Henry Bates, written at St. Paul, Nebraska, 1916-1917. The memoir describes the history of the Bates and related families, moving to and settling in Nebraska in 1859, and life on the frontier.
Note: The photo component of the collection [RG5156.PH] includes two studio portraits of Dr. Henry Bates, and one group photograph of Bates family members.
Bates, Henry Young, 1853-1930
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska
Sarpy County (Neb.) -- History
02-02-2010 Revised TMM