Search results for All NWDA Institutions

Document(s) 1 to 10 (of 16) Next Page Last Page   10 | 25 | 50 | All

Search
Results Refined By:
 
Places
 
Refine Search:
 
Repository
Names
Subjects
Occupations
Material Types
 
Collection Title:Steffen Heinrich Aggens diary
Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The goldfield diary of Steffen Heinrich Aggens begins with his departure from Germany in 1852 and charts his travels to New York and San Francisco and then through the goldfields of California, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana through 1868. Aggens and his brother, Adam, try to make their fortune as independent miners using simple equipment.
 
Collection Title:David J. Bailey Reminiscence
Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The David J. Bailey Reminiscence consists of a Carbon typescript copy of an original reminiscence written by Bailey in 1900. The text describes Bailey's journey from Indiana to Montana in 1865 and his experiences as a rancher, teacher, merchant, and public servant.
 
Collection Title:Henry Harmon Clark Papers
Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:Henry Clark was one of the founders of East Helena, Montana. This collection consists of outgoing correspondence (1864-1895) of Clark and other members of his family to his relatives in Iowa, including extensive comments on frontier and pioneer life in Virginia City and Helena, Montana Territory.
 
Collection Title: Thomas Conrad papers
Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary: Thomas Conrad was a pioneer Montana merchant. This collection (1857-1899) consists of biographical and genealogical materials; outgoing correspondence to his wife Mary Ivory Conrad; legal documents; limited financial records; and memorabilia. Also included is a subgroup of incoming correspondence to Mrs. Conrad from her brothers during the Civil War. Much of collection documents pioneer life and conditions in Virginia City, Montana Territory.
 
Collection Title:Samuel I. Gaskill Wagon Train Log
Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Samuel I Gaskill Wagon Train Log consists of an original handwritten log book along with three transcribed versions of Gaskill's diary describing the route taken from Shibley's Point, Missouri to Virginia City, Montana in 1878. The log describes incidents of overland travel, as well as cash book type notations that detail Gaskill's purchases as well as his activities.
 
Collection Title:Gilbert Brewing Company records
Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:The Gilbert Brewing Company, was a Virginia City, Montana, brewery owned initially by Henry S. Gilbert and Christopher Richter, and later by Valentine Gilbert. Records include a notebooks of beer sold (1900-1918); daybooks (1864-1901); Internal Revenue reporting registers (1869-1916); a journal (1866-1869); ledgers (1866-1889, 1904); malt accounts (1882-1904); and a bond for the purchase of the Big Chief mining claim (1886).
 
Collection Title:Francis Vinton Greene papers
Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Francis Vinton Greene papers (1874-1875) consist of a diary and letter by General Francis Greene, a military engineer, historian, and businessman. Greene describes his activities around Yellowstone Park, mining conditions in Virginia City, Indian hostilities, and records latitude and longitude data during his travels.
 
Collection Title:Cornelius Hedges Family Papers
Repository:Montana Historical Society, Research Center Archives
Summary:Cornelius Hedges (1831-1907) was a pioneer Helena, Montana, miner and attorney. Collection consists primarily of diaries (1849-1857, 1863-1893, 1906-1907), covering his education at Yale College, his travel to Montana Territory, in 1864 via the Bridger Cutoff trail, and his participation in the Washburn-Doane Expedition of 1870 to what became Yellowstone Park. There is also incoming correspondence, financial records, legal documents, and materials for other family members.
 
Collection Title:Alexander Leggat Collection
Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Family Papers consist of correspondence, diaries, legal papers, and scrapbook memorabilia all pertaining to Alexander Leggat and his extended family. The Collection papers consist of: collecting correspondence created or collected Alexander Leggat while purchasing books and manuscripts on Western Americana; inventories and lists of books collected; historic Montana legal documents collected for their historical or display value; historic Montana manuscript files of documents collected for their historical or display value; and photographs.
 
Collection Title:Maynard Family Collection
Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Maynard Family Collection consists of three reminiscences includes a typewritten transcription of Maynard's reminiscences include information on: Maynard's overland journey of 1864; early descriptions of Virginia City and the Alder Gulch area; farming and ranching experiences in the Madison Valley; various trips to Yellowstone National Park in the 1870s. Also included are photocopies of Maynard family genealogical data.

Document(s) 1 to 10 (of 16) Next Page Last Page   10 | 25 | 50 | All