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Grasmick Family (Scottsbluff, Neb.) [RG5545.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5545.AM:  Grasmick Family (Scottsbluff, Neb.) Papers:  1912, n.d.Scottsbluff, Scotts Bluff County, Neb.: ...

Denver David Gray, 1917-2013 [RG1389.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1389.AM:  Denver David Gray, 1917-2013 Papers:  1941-1946Palmyra, Otoe County, Nebraska:  World War II soldier; insurance ...

John A. Gray [RG5252.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5252.AM:  John A. Gray Papers:  1943-1948Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  WWII sailorSize:  1 box; 0.2 ...

William Gray, 1852-1927 [RG3402.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3402.AM:  William Gray, 1852-1927 Patents:  1898-1911Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  Inventor, ...

Nebraska County Atlases and Plat Books

The History Nebraska Library has a collection of over 800 county atlases or plat books ranging from the approximately 1885 to the present.  Of these, 147 are on ...

Nebraska Plat Books on Microfilm

1885 Nebraska State Atlas Reel 1, #1Adams County, 1919, Reel 1, #2Antelope County, 1922, Reel 1, #3Boone County, 1920, Reel 1, #4Box Butte County, 1913, Reel 1, #5Boyd ...

City and County Directories of Nebraska

The History Nebraska library collects all available city/county directories for all communities and counties in the state. The coverage is from territorial days to ...

Nebraska Civil War Veterans Database

A database (Nebraska Civil War Veterans Database) has been compiled that allows researchers to locate name references within the Civil War Veterans Indexes. The ...

1890 & 1911 Gazetteer Index

A database (1890/1911 Gazetteer Index) has been compiled that allows researchers to locate references within the gazetteers. The researcher may input a Name, City, ...

Nebraska Prisoner Records Database

This is an index compiled from Nebraska Board of Pardons and Parole (RG0034) registers. It includes prisoners from the state penitentiary, the men's reformatory, and ...

Nebraska Public Instruction Biennium Reports

A database (Public Instruction Biennium Reports 1861-1960 Index) has been compiled that allows researchers to locate references within the reports. The researcher may ...

Public Instruction Reports, Subject Keys

Academies & Pvt. CollegesAnniversary-25th YearBellevue CollegeBlair Col. & TheologicalBlake SchoolBlizzard of 1888Books/Apparatus-Stat.Boys Industrial ...

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