The David Folsom - Digital Collection

What is it?

The David E. Folsom Papers consist of his original manuscript draft of the Yellowstone exploration, completed circa 1869 or 1870; four pages of additional description likely composed after 1894; two typewritten versions of the original manuscript draft; letters from Folsom, Hiram M. Chittenden, and George S. Anderson, 1892-1896; will of Thomas Folsom, 1890; campaign brochure for Folsom's state senate race in 1892; a photograph of Jim Bridger, date unknown.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], [Item permalink or DOI], David Folsom - Digital Collection, Montana State University (MSU) Library, Bozeman, MT

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