William H. Rasbeck Collection

William H. Rasbeck Collection

Collection Number: 
86
Collection Length: 
0.50ft
Period: 
1887 to 1916
Finding Aid: 

William Rasbeck and his brother Harrison (Has) were fishing and hunting guides at Cranberry Lake, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. The collection consists of a hotel log book (1910-1912), of the Columbian Park Hotel, Cranberry Lake, and 28 diaries of William H. Rasbeck. The diaries give daily accounts of the weather and Rasbeck's life as a guide.