Box Shared MSS 10


Contains 1 Result:

Correspondence, 1860

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 2
Identifier: NC141_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters from Watkins at Carson City, Ft. Churchill, and Genoa, Nevada to "My Dear Burnett," plus typescripts: the first describes Watkins' difficulties with federal soldiers claiming his land for Ft. Churchill and his going into debt; the second letter continues his tale of disagreement with the military, price of hay, intentions of building a hotel, and arrival of the Paiute Chief Winnemucca at Ft. Churchill; the third was written from jail in Genoa and discusses his financial and legal...
Dates: 1860