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Ham, eggs, and corn cake : a Nebraska Territory diary

Author: Erastus Flavel Beadle
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three years after the Kansas-Nebraska Act embroiled the plains states in a struggle that presaged the war to come, the irrepressible Erastus F. Beadle left his home in Buffalo, New York, and set out for the territories to see about some land. Specifically, Beadle had a stake in the Sulphur Springs Land Company, an enterprise that proposed to build the community of Saratoga just north of Omaha for prospective  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Diaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Beadle, Erastus Flavel, 1821-1894.
Ham, eggs, and corn cake.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2001
(DLC) 2001027704
(OCoLC)46872222
Named Person: Erastus Flavel Beadle; Erastus Flavel Beadle; Erastus Flavel Beadle
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erastus Flavel Beadle
ISBN: 0803202458 9780803202450 080326187X 9780803261877 1280465751 9781280465758
OCLC Number: 50699559
Notes: "Bison books"--Preliminary page.
Originally published as: To Nebraska in '57 : a diary of Erastus F. Beadle. New York : New York Public Library, 1923.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 130 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Other Titles: To Nebraska in '57
Responsibility: Erastus F. Beadle ; introduction by Ronald C. Naugle.
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