Edward F. Smith travel journal

Summary

Creator: Smith, Edward F., active 1869
Date(s): 1869-approximately 1870
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0067
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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.
Physical Description: 1 volume (80 pages) 11 cm
Source: Purchase, 1958.
Processing: Processed and encoded by E. Evan Echols, March 2014. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard