The Hinckley fire,

A reminiscent account (typed, carbon copy) of Alice Nelson Wilcox's (Mrs. Gilbert C. Wilcox) experiences as a Pokegama, Minnesota girl during the 1894 Hinckley forest fire. Wilcox gives details of the fire, how she and her family survived, the destruction of property and life, the removal of th...

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Main Author: Wilcox, Alice A. Nelson, approximately 1876-
Language: English
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Notes: The location of the original is unknown.
Format: Collection Mixed Material
Summary: A reminiscent account (typed, carbon copy) of Alice Nelson Wilcox's (Mrs. Gilbert C. Wilcox) experiences as a Pokegama, Minnesota girl during the 1894 Hinckley forest fire. Wilcox gives details of the fire, how she and her family survived, the destruction of property and life, the removal of the survivors to Mora, and the rehabilitation of the land and the people.
Item Description: The location of the original is unknown.
Physical Description: 8 leaves.
Finding Aid: Printed version of this catalog record available in library; filed as P1193-3.