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Creator:Boss, Charles
Title:Daily report of Charles Boss. Life and adventures on the frontiers.
Date(s):1884-1893
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0006
Abstract:Fictionalized journal of Charles Boss describing his frontier life and encounters with Indians while serving in the United States Army from 1866 to 1884.
Subjects:Dakota Indians--History--19th century | Frontier and pioneer life--West (U.S.)--History--19th century | Indians of North America--Wars--1866-1895 | Nez Percé Indians--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Smith, Edward F., active 1869
Title:Edward F. Smith travel journal
Date(s):1869-1870
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0067
Abstract:This travel diary written by Edward F. Smith documents his 1869 journey from Dubuque, Iowa, to Omaha, Nebraska, and further west along the Platte River. The journal also served as[...] a commonplace book and features handwritten quotes and poems, assorted facts, sketches, handwriting exercises, records of financial transactions, and debts owed.
Subjects:Indians of North America--Wars--1866-1895--Personal narratives | Travelers--United States--History--19th century | Travelers--United States--Diaries | Fort Kearny (Neb.)--Description and travel | More Subjects