Sarah Alice (Snow) Froman, 1844-1927 [RG1018.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1018.AM:  Sarah Alice (Snow) Froman, 1844-1927

Correspondence:  1878, 1882
Seward County, Neb.:  
Size:  6 items

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of six letters written by [Sarah] Alice Snow Froman of Seward County, Nebraska, in 1878 and 1882. The letters are written to her parents, Mr. and Mrs. S.V. Snow of Chester, Massachusetts. In the letters, Froman describes setting up housekeeping in Nebraska; personal finances including information regarding rent, and purchases of food, farm animals and furniture; her religious life; and farming practices. Froman often compares her life to that in the East where she was raised.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Farm life -- Nebraska -- Seward County
Froman family
Froman, Sarah Alice (Snow), 1844-1927
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska -- Seward County
Seward (Neb.) -- History
Seward County (Neb.) -- History
Staplehurst (Neb.) -- History

 

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