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Helena (Mont.) -- History

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Granville Stuart correspondence, 1863-1917

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1534 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence to or from Granville Stuart, spanning the years 1863-1917. Stuart copied most of his incoming and outgoing in letterpress copybooks. The others were placed in files alphabetically. The letters mostly pertain to his life and activities while he was living in Montana.

Dates: 1863-1917

Granville Stuart writings, circa 1857-1917

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1534 Series 4
Scope and Contents

This series contains Granville Stuart's writings, circa 1857-1915. Most of the writings are historical sketches or experiences that happened to Stuart throughout his career and travels. The majority of the writings deal with the cattle industry, expeditions and trips (such as navigating down the Missouri River), Native Americans, and pioneers. He also included weather records and reminiscences about his life. Stuart wrote most of these while living in Montana.

Dates: circa 1857-1917

Daniel Sylvester Tuttle letters

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230350008]
Identifier: MSS 4121

Two letters from Daniel Sylvester Tuttle to Archibald Witson, 1869-1870.

Dates: Other: 1869-1870

Henry G. Weeden letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230234699]
Identifier: MSS SC 141
Scope and Contents

ALS's addressed to Weeden's wife, Jane, and one ALS to his brother Osmond. The letters describe camp life, gold mining, Indian dangers, buffalo, problems with mail service and different towns in Montana Territory. Instructions to his wife are also included.

Dates: 1866-1872