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Frontier and pioneer life -- United States.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Appalachia Photograph Album

Identifier: MS-3723

This collection consists of one book containing photographs of intimate studies of the mountain people of Western Carolina and their handicrafts. Images include those of homes, farm buildings, farming activities and industries, and craft production. Inscribed: To Dr. Arthur E. Morgan, Chairman, Tennessee Valley Authority

Dates: undated

Crockett in Context Collection

Identifier: MS-3825

This collection includes a variety of research materials, published materials, and ephemera collected by Michael Lofaro pertaining to Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone, and other frontier heroes from the mid-18 century through the 21st century.

Dates: 1728-2010; Majority of material found within 1830 - 2010

Lanphear Family Letters

Identifier: MS-2319

The Lanphear Family Letters, 1854-1872, document the Civil War-era experiences of a Minnesota family. The majority of the letters are from George Lanphear, a soldier with the 2nd Minnesota Infantry who spent most of the war in Tennessee.

Dates: 1854-1872