Title: Solomon E. Peterson Letters
ID: OGLMC 1357
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Correspondence arranged chronologically within each folder.
Acquisition Note: Source: Agassiz Collectibles, Hensel, North Dakota.
Collection Material Type: Personal Papers
Scope and Contents: Correspondence to Solomon (Sam) E. Peterson from family members in Sweden and America. Many of the letters are from his father, Peter Olofsson, and from his siblings. Most of the correspondence took place between 1887 and 1892. The letters have not been translated. Much of the content seems to pertain to everyday life and local news from Sweden.