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Risvold, Floyd E.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1912 - 2009

Floyd E. Risvold (1912-2009), historian, author, and postal history collector.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Floyd E. Risvold Collection of James Edgar Cady Correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-3807
Overview: Letters by James Edgar Cady to family and friends in Dodge City, Steele County, Minnesota, August 1862 to July 1865, during his military service with 8th Minnesota Infantry Regiment, Company G, as well as a tintype portrait of Cady in August 1862. Letters describe his service chiefly based at Fort Abercrombie, Dakota Territory, during the Dakota War in 1862 through an expedition led by Alfred Sully against the Dakota in 1864 as well as Cady's movement through Tennessee and North Carolina during...
Dates: 1862-1963