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Guide to the Gloria Nelson Letters

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Title Guide to the Gloria Nelson Letters
Subject Frontier and pioneer
life--Washington (State) Reclamation of
land--Washington (State) Windstorms--Washington
(State) Dust storms--Washington
(State) Weather Washington (State) Pioneers Women Environmental Conditions Home
and Family Water
and Water Rights
Description Homesteader, of Adams County, Wash. Letters from Nelson to her father in Kansas, describing daily activities and the harsh weather conditions, including wind and dust storms, endured by the family in their settlement of an isolated 80-acre tract (part of Columbia Basin Project), near Othello, Wash.
Publisher Eastern Washington State
Historical Society/Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
Date 1953-1957
Type collection
Language English
Coverage 1953-1957

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