RG1006.AM: William H. Fouse
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SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
The collection consists of one letter from William H. Fouse of Belfry, Montana, to A.E. Sheldon of the Nebraska State Historical Society. In the letter Fouse describes the road ranch, Elk Horn Ranch, that his father, John E. Fouse, purchased in 1863. The ranch was located near Beaver Creek in Seward County, Nebraska. He describes the physical set-up of the ranch, and indicates precautions taken to protect the ranch from Indians and horse thieves. Fouse lists the names of his siblings and where they were living. He also mentions names of neighbors and others from Seward County, particularly around Beaver Crossing, Nebraska.
Letter, William H. Fouse to A.E. Sheldon, 1932.
Beaver Crossing (Neb.) -- History
Elk Horn Ranch (Seward County, Neb.)
Fouse, John E.
Fouse, William H.
Road ranches -- Nebraska -- Seward County
Seward County (Neb.) -- History
Sheldon, Addison Erwin, 1861-1943
07-15-2009 Revised TMM/tmm
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