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Michael Kelley, 1854-

RG1123.AM:  Michael Kelley, 1854-

Reminiscences:  1936
Nebraska City and Unadilla, Otoe County, Neb.:  Freighter
Size:  1 item


This collection consists of an account, written in March of 1936, of freighting experiences of M. Kelley in the 1880s and during the Black Hills Gold Rush of 1876. Meetings with General Custer and outlaw "Persimmon Bill" are described.

Note:  Mention of Michael Kelley appears in Nebraska History, 1935, vol. 16, p. 189.


Reminiscences, 1936



Black Hills (S.D.) -- History
Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876
Freight and freightage
Kelley, Michael, 1854-
Lemon, William (Persimmon Bill)
Mines and mineral resources -- South Dakota


Encoded TMM   05-12-2010


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