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The Prairie Casket, Waverly, Illinois

 Collection — Box: 68
Identifier: MS-SC1208

Scope and Contents

Issue number 5 of the first volume of the journal contains essays, poems and short stories on such topics as "Woman", "Reed Bird Shooting, "Lady Fenwick's Monument", "Our Western Home", "Domestic Scene" and eleven other works. Letter, 1856, Salter to Thayer, re: family news.


  • Created: 1854 - 1856


Biographical / Historical

Literary journal edited by Howard Thayer and Bessie Salter in Waverly, Illinois.


1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 42 pages

Language of Materials