Katherine M. Rickey papers
Scope and Contents
This collection includes Civil War letters of John (Jan) Nies, of the 2nd Michigan Calvary (most written in Dutch), three post-war letters, a "Record of Ancestry" of the Nies family, and an insurance policy for land owned by Katharine Rickey in King County, Washington.
- 1861 - 1892
- Rickey, Katherine M. (Donor, Person)
Language of Materials
English and Dutch.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
John Nies enlisted in Company D, 2nd Regiment, Michigan Cavalry as a bugler in 1861. He was born circa 1836.
0.25 Cubic Feet (, 9 folders)
Gift of Estate of Katherine M. Rickey, 1992-01-26.
Copyright: Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Property Rights: Michigan State University.
- Katherine M. Rickey Papers
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- S. Martin
- June 1993
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.