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What We Found

William Hamilton [RG5683.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5683.AM:  Rev. William Hamilton, 1811-1891 Papers:  1870s-1880, n.d.Bellevue, Sarpy County, Nebraska:  MinisterSize:  One ...

Abraham and Ourada Families [RG5819.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5819.AM:  Abraham and Ourada Families Papers:  1933-1945Schuyler, Colfax County and Grant, Perkins County, NebraskaSize:  ...

Robert A. Merchant [RG5841.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5841.AM:  Robert A. Merchant, 1920-2008 Papers:  1942-2007; mostly 1942-1944Wayne, Wayne County, Nebraska:  World War II ...

Gage Family [RG5882.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5882.AM:  Gage Family Letters:  1856-1926Fullerton, Nance County and Lincoln, Lancaster County, NebraskaSize:  One ...

Charles A. Jones [RG6061.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG6061.AM:  Charles A. Jones, 1881- Teacher's notebook:  1898-1901Prague, Saunders County, NebraskaSize:  One ...

Claude Canaday [RG6110.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG6110.AM:  Claude Canaday, 1896-1988 Letter:  June 15, 1978Bloomfield, Knox County, NebraskaSize:  One ...

Fred J. Elliott [RG6170.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG6170.AM:  Fred J. Elliott, 1866-1953 Reminiscences, etc.Saline County, NebraskaSize:  One letter BACKGROUND ...

James K. Young [RG1997.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1997.AM:  James K. Young, 1848-1916 Land documents, etc.: 1863-1878Lancaster  and Frontier Counties, NebraskaSize:  One ...

William E. “Pussyfoot” Johnson [RG2092.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2092.AM:  William E. "Pussyfoot" Johnson, 1862-1945 Papers:  1925-1943New York and Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska:  ...

World War II Reminiscence Collection [RG5100.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5100.AM:  World War II Reminiscence Collection Reminiscences:  ca. 1942-1945Nebraska, etc.:Size:  9 items SCOPE AND ...

F.R. Likes [RG5461.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5461.AM:  F.R. Likes Certificates:  1901Lincoln, Lancaster County, NebraskaSize:  One folder; two items SCOPE AND ...

Frederique Caroline (Stenger) Baker Straley [RG5260.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5260.AM:  Frederique Caroline (Stenger) Baker Straley, 1892-1986 Papers:  1897, 1913-1915Columbus, Platte County, ...

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