Caton family papers  1849-1886
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Title: Caton family papers
Creator: Caton, William Edward, 1846-1905 and Caton, Albert Robert, 1857-1935
Inclusive dates: 1849-1886
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
This collection contains letters from brothers William Edward Caton and Albert Robert Caton to their family in Illinois as they travel and work in Iowa, the Dakota Territory, and Colorado. This collection offers insight into daily life and the economic growth of the Western frontier.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
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