Nebraska Authors

N.H. Miles

The author was a Methodist pastor at Elm Creek circa 1880s. His novel Cragg's Roost, as one could assume from its publication by the American Tract Society, was a tale of the successful evangelism of husband and wife missionaries among the hardened denizens of a frontier camp. One review noted that it was "a suitable book for the Sabbath school library."

Author Of

  • Fiction


Methodist Religious Denomination; Evangelism; Western Frontier; Cowboys and Ranch Hands


Cragg's Roost: Or Life among the Cowboys on the Frontier. 1912.

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N.H. Miles

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