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Creator:Maxwell, James Riddle, 1836-1912
Title:James Maxwell papers
Date(s):1860-1949
Call No:MSS 0170
Abstract:The James R. Maxwell papers consist of the personal, professional, and family papers of James Maxwell, a resident of Newark, Delaware, and a civil engineer who worked for significant railroads[...] in the American West and South America in the late 19th century.
Subjects:Civil engineering--History--19th century | Railroads--History--19th century | Civil engineers | Newark (Del.)--History--19th century | More Subjects
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