Lavinia Butler letters  1896-1903 (bulk 1896-1899)
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Title: Lavinia Butler letters
Creator: Butler, Lavinia, 1833-1911
Inclusive dates: 1896-1903
Bulk dates: 1896-1899
Extent: 10 items
Abstract:
This collection contains ten letters written to Lavinia Butler in Woonsocket, South Dakota, and Sanford, Maine, during the 1890s and early 1900s. Her nephew, Nathaniel Butler, wrote nine letters, and a friend, Linda Beacham, wrote one letter. Nathaniel Butler described his life as a cattle rancher near Midland, South Dakota, paying particular attention to the hard winters and their effects on his animals and neighbors.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu