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
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
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
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