Official Nebraska Government Website Nebraska State Historical Society

Edward Hawkes, 1837-1902


RG1071.AM:  Edward Hawkes, 1837-1902

Diary, etc.:  1875, 1878
Jefferson County, Neb.:  Farmer
Size:  1 folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of a diary (original and typed transcript) kept by Edward Hawkes, a farmer living in Jefferson County, Nebraska. The diary dates from January 1 to December 31, 1875. In brief entries, Hawkes records personal expenses, work performed, social and community activities, the weather conditions, etc. Also included is a letter (September 1878) to Hawkes from S.M. Goldsberry describing the area around Soldier Creek, Kansas.

See the NSHS Library collection for Diaries of a Nebraska Farmer, 1876-1877 by Edward Hawkes (edited by Clarence S. Paine) [921 H392p].

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Agriculture -- Nebraska -- Jefferson County
Comanche County (Kan.)
Diaries and journals
Fairbury (Neb.)
Farm life
Farmers -- Nebraska -- Jefferson County
Farming
Goldsberry, S.M.
Hawkes, Edward, 1837-1902
Jefferson County (Neb.)
Soldier Creek (Kan.)

 

10-05-2009   Revised TMM/tmm

 

For additional information about this collection, please contact our Library Staff.


NSHS Home  |  Search  |  Index  |  Top

http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/research/manuscripts/family/edward-hawkes.htm
Last updated 05 October 2009

For questions or comments on the website itself, email nshs.web@nebraska.gov
Nebraska State Historical Society - P.O. Box 82554, 1500 R Street, Lincoln, NE 68501
Nebraska State Government Homepage
 |  Website Policies  |  © 2009 All Rights Reserved