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MS 413 - Herbert Homer Hewes Black Hills Gold Rush Diary Collection, 1876, 1927

By Samantha L. Harper, 2012

Collection Overview

Title: MS 413 - Herbert Homer Hewes Black Hills Gold Rush Diary Collection, 1876, 1927

Creator: Hewes, Herbert Homer (1858-?)

Extent: 0.25

Arrangement:

The Herbert Homer Hewes Black Hills Gold Rush Diary Collection (No. 413) is arranged, as follows:

OUTLINE OF SERIES ARRANGEMENT

            PAPERS-BOX 1

            OVERSIZE-Oversize Folder 1

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SERIES DESCRIPTIONS

SERIES 1. Papers, 1876, 1927, .25 ft (Box 1)-

SERIES 2. Oversize Papers, 1927, . 10 ft (Oversize Folder 1)-

Date Acquired: 01/01/2007

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Herbert Homer Hewes travel with his father Julius from Minneapolis, Minnesota to Rapid City, South Dakota (Dakota Territory) in search of gold in the Black Hills of the Dakota Territory during 1876. The diary and accompany documents further record their experiences during the journey, as well as their recollections of these events in 1927.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition od manuscript material. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Related Materials:

*For additional publications about the Black Hills Gold Rush, please search the McCracken Research Library Catalog at: http://wyld.state.wy.us/bbhc/

Digitized Collection of Herbert Homer Hewes - MS 413 in Buffalo Bill Center of the West's Digital Collections.  For more information please see http://library.centerofthewest.org/cdm/search/collection/MS413/order/identi/ad/asc                


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Clippings-"Pioneer in Black Hills Gold Rush 50 Years Ago, Finds Pal", February 27, 1927Add to your cart.
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Folder 2: Clippings-"When Minneapolis Adventures Took 37 Days to Get to the Black Hills", April 18, 1927Add to your cart.
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Folder 3: Correspondence-Herbert to sister Alma, June 26, 1876Add to your cart.
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Folder 4: Diary-Herbert Homer Hewes, April 27 to August 13, 1876Add to your cart.
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Folder 5: Diary-Herbert Homer Hewes, April 27 to August 13, 1876 - TranscriptAdd to your cart.
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Folder OVERSIZE 1: Newspapers-Journal Magazine-"When Minneapolis Adventurers Outwalked Train and Steamboat in a Race For Gold.", 1927Add to your cart.
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