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S. F. Nuckolls letter to C. Nuckolls

Identifier: M1643

Scope and Contents

Letter mainly concerns purchase and delivery of corn. Regarding the Colorado gold rush, remarks that "Probably one hundred teams have returned from the Plains. The news from the mines is regarded as good." Sent in Hawke & Nuckolls printed envelope showing route map to "gold region, Cherry Cr.," Colo.


  • May 18, 1859

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Biographical / Historical

Hawke & Nuckolls, Nebraska City, N.T. were "dealers in dry goods, ready-made clothing, boots and shoes, hats and caps, hardware and cutlery, furniture, iron, nails, groceries, provisions, and every description of outfitting goods".


1 envelope(s)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Rosenstock Arts,Denver, Colo., 1982.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

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