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  1. Memorias sobre las provincias del norte de Nueva Espana

    Bound manuscript volume contains two different works on northern New Spain.  Also contains a complete copy of the diary kept by the Franciscans Silvestre Vélez de Escalante and Francisco Atanasio Domínguez. It recounts their expedition into Colorado, Utah ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:30

  2. United States Army, Military Division of the Missouri Correspondence

    Photocopies of 118 documents, chiefly official correspondence and printed orders related to Captain Nicholas Nolan, 10th Cavalry, from 1878 to 1880. Letters from the winter of 1879 concern the escort and protection of reservation Indians on a hunting ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:43

  3. Operational and Administrative Papers Relating to the District of Colorado and the 1st Regiment Cavalry of Colorado

    Twenty-one items include special orders, reports, monthly returns by the quartermaster, invoices, inventories, muster rolls, and letters. The bulk of the collection is comprised of operational documents related to equipment and supplies for the regiment. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:46

  4. Invoices of the United States Army, Quartermaster Corps.

    Invoices related to materials used in the construction of one of the early forts on the Gila River. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:55

  5. United States Army, District of New Mexico

    Portfolio of 18 handwritten documents, which pertain chiefly to the administration of Fort Sumner from 1863 to 1866. Other New Mexican army posts are represented by only one or two documents. These are Fort Stanton, Fort Union, Fort Marcy and Fort ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:57

  6. John Payne Papers

    Includes 25 items mainly pertaining to John Payne's ranching operations in Socorro, N.M. The letters, receipts, and legal papers document the buying and selling of cattle and, to a lesser extent, of horses. Also present are brand certificates from ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:58

  7. Diary of David Dodge Jr.

    Photocopy of a 35-page holographic diary by Dodge; it recounts his adventures beginning in New Bedford, Mass., aboard the whaling ship, "Russell," from 1831-1834. He describes the Pacific voyage including South American ports, whale hunting ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:59

  8. Fort Vancouver (Washington)

    One portfolio containing printed and holographic items related primarily to the 4th Infantry, based at Fort Vancouver. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:01

  9. An International Affair

    Robert W. Chambers, 1865-1933, was an Artist and illustrator; author of romance fiction and military articles and sketches. THe collection includes a holograph, 40-page manuscript, written in pencil, contains a fictional story about Civil War soldiers. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:03

  10. The Angel of Mercy

    Undated holographic manuscript of a three act comedy signed by a W. E. Channing. Written in ink, it contains his edits. The play, an adaptation from a French work, is set in Paris and tells about a young widow and her son. Included materials: Manuscript ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:07

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