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Diary of Mabel Lockett

 Collection
Identifier: 94-51
Typescript daily diary of Mabel Lockett's family's trip by wagon from Chadron, Nebraska, to Flagstaff and Phoenix, Arizona. Mabel recounts activities in Nebraska before starting the trip, events along the trail, and life in Flagstaff and Phoenix. Unlike earlier journeys the family was able to travel from one town to another.

Dates

  • May 11-December 31, 1902

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

0.21 Linear Feet (15 pages)

Abstract

Typescript daily diary of Mabel Lockett's family's trip by wagon from Chadron, Nebraska, to Flagstaff and Phoenix, Arizona.

Biographical Note

Mabel Lockett traveled by wagon in 1902 with her parents and brother Tommy from Chadron, Nebraska, through Wyoming, Idaho, and Utah to Flagstaff and Phoenix, Arizona.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Ownership and Custodial History

Nevada women's archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Western Nevada Community College; Carson City, Nevada
Title
Guide to the Diary of Mabel Lockett
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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