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Abraham Maricle Papers

MRC Abraham Maricle Papers 1867-1868
Origination : Maricle, Abraham
Extent : 1 reel (5 feet) of microfilm.
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Source

Microfilmed by Francis P. Clark. Originals owned (in 1971) by Mark Sherman, Helena, Montana.

Preferred Citation

Abraham Maricle Papers (MRC), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

A journal documenting the 1867 Davy Wagon Train trip from St. Cloud, Minnesota, to Helena, Montana Territory; including lists of expenses and work done; a promissory note dated 24 June 1867; two letters, one from "Sam", the other from Julian and Mary Rand, both dated 21 February 1867; a Receipt for Special Tax for a retail liquor dealer in Helena (1 July 1868); and a letter from Olive Rand (28 July 1868).

At the beginning of the reel is a letter from Fr. William Sherman to Francis P. Clark (27 September 1971) describing the journal.

Background

Pioneer.

Index :

 Maricle, Abraham. 
 Davy, Peter B., b. ca. 1830. 
 Pioneers -- Montana. 
 Frontier and pioneer life -- Northwestern states.