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Frontier and pioneer life

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Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Biographical essays of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, l975-ca.l978

Collection Identifier: 84-M183--85-M100
Overview: Photocopies of biographies of approximately 100 women who lived in the United States in the 17th through the early 20th centuries of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, a social service, genealogical, and historical organization.

Papers of Anna Howard Shaw in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1863-1961

Collection Identifier: A-68, Series X
Overview: Papers of minister, physician, lecturer, and suffragist, Anna Howard Shaw.

Papers of Elizabeth Millar Wilson, 1830-1913

Collection Identifier: A-144
Overview: Correspondence, journals, manuscript, etc., of Elizabeth Millar Wilson, postmistress of The Dalles, Oregon.

Papers of Mary Elizabeth Barnicle Cadle, 1915-1978

Collection Identifier: 79-M149
Overview: Lecture notes, tales and songs, correspondence, photographs, etc., of Mary Elizabeth Barnicle Cadle, teacher of folklore and English literature.

Papers of the Holt-Messer family. 1809-1962

Collection Identifier: A-148
Overview: Papers of Joseph Burt Holt and Julia Evelyn Rollins Holt, who homesteaded in Minnesota and were instrumental in founding the town of Champlin; aided freedmen in Jackson, Mississippi; they taught school in Atlanta, Georgia; and worked on Indian reservations in Lac Court d'Oreilles, Wisconsin, and Los Pinos, Colorado.

Papers of the Swanton family, 1759-1991 (inclusive), 1826-1926 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 873
Overview: Diaries, commonplace books, and correspondence of the Byram, Gay, Swanton, and Worcester families of Maine and Massachusetts.

Richard James Hooker collection of letters from American women, 1788-1890

Collection Identifier: A-133
Overview: Correspondence, mostly by19th century American women, compiled by Richard James Hooker of Chicago, Illinois.