Edward Lennan [RG1158.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1158.AM:  Edward Lennan

Correspondence:  1882-1885
Adams County, Neb.:  Settler
Size:  1 folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of seven letters written by Edward Lennan (Hastings, Nebraska) to Curtis H. Page (Chester, New Hampshire) and Page's guardian family, the Hiddens. The letters date from 1882-1885 and in them Lennan describes the improvements made to his land, as well as to land that was willed to Curtis Page. Lennan also writes about Friendville, Nebraska (now known as Friend), and changes in the community. In some of the letters written to the Hidden family, Lennan discusses paying rent, possible sale of the land, etc.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Adams County (Neb.) -- History
Farm life -- Nebraska -- Adams County
Friend (Neb.) -- History
Hidden family
Hidden, E.N.
Hidden, Emma F.
Hidden, Mary E.
Lennan, Edward
Saline County (Neb.) -- History
Tree claims -- Nebraska -- Adams County

 

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