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Title Resources of Nebraska
Author Davenport, B. M.
Date 1869
Document Type Pamphlet
Region Nebraska
Keywords migrant, weather, logging, crops, education, government, Homestead Act
Theme Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Agricultural Development, Landscape and the Environment; Railroads, Transportation and Urban History
Publisher Nebraska: Nebraska Press Printing Office
Place of Publication Nebraska City, Nebraska
Additional Information Full title: "Resources of Nebraska. A brief account of its soil, agricultural and mineral products, wonderful increase in wealth and population, and other important information to immigrants and others who design locating in the West". The author was a real estate dealer and, although he slightly exaggerated the values of the land he was selling, he knew the country he described from personal experience.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 1007
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue