“Letter from B.F. Dickson to Mollie Daniel, 17 August 1868,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 24, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15220.
Letter from B.F. Dickson to Mollie Daniel, 17 August 1868
This is a letter from B.F. Dickson to his friend Mollie (Daniel). In this letter, Dickson mentions how there has been a drought in his part of Kansas, leaving them without rain for over a year. Dickson also writes about how he wants to marry, but he living in Kansas is so far removed from his friends and family in Ashe county, and he does not want to marry outside the community.