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The Veerkamp Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 89-57
Microfilm of the book entitled The Veerkamp Family, by Dorothy G. Hennig of Reno, Nevada. Typescript history of Veerkamp family which originated in Germany. Frank Francis Veerkamp left St. Louis, Missouri in 1852 for California and settled in El Dorado County where he farmed. Also included are stories of life on the farm, photos of the family and Marquart family, and visits to Nevada.

Dates

  • 1825-1956

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

6 Reels

Abstract

Transcript history of the Frank Francis Veerkamp family which originated in Germany, spent time in St. Louis, Missouri, and moved in 1852 to El Dorado County, California, where they farmed. Includes accounts of trips to Nevada and photographs.

Biographical Note

Descendent of the Veerkamp family.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Microfilm copy made from loan owned by Dorothy G. Hennig in 1989.

Location of Originals

Dorothy G. Hennig, Reno, Nevada.

Related Materials

Reel #17 part I also negative; see NC1032 #17. Reel #17A pt. II (2 pos.) also negative; see NC1032 #17A.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Papers of the Veerkamp Family
Status
completed
Author
Jacquelyn Sundstrand
Date
June 2008
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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775-682-5724 (Fax)