Ed. D CopeSteamer JosephineMissouri River near Ft Peck M.T. 10-10-1876Esteemed FriendI take the first sent opportunity to drop thee a line as to my doings during the past two months, as thee is always alive to such matters, and will probably be interested.I left Fort Benton August 22d. My party consisted of four men besides myself. I took rations for 60 days, seven horses, a four horse wagon and general outfit. We took the prairie trail on the N. side of the Missouri riv. which leads towards the Bear Mtns, and
Copyright Notice: Please be aware that materials you find here are governed by U.S. copyright law, and that to reproduce them for any purpose other than study may be a violation of federal law. If you wish to reproduce materials for any other reason, please contact Haverford Special Collections for permission at HC-Special@haverford.edu.