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What We Found

John Wallace Pearman, 1831-1896 [RG4329.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4329.AM:  John Wallace Pearman, 1831-1896 Scrapbook, etc.:  1859-1896Otoe County, Neb.:  Pioneer, county ...

Paulina C. Peet, 1851-1935 [RG0780.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG0780.AM:  Paulina C. Peet, 1851-1935 Letters:  1898-1941 and undatedIowa; Clay County, South Dakota; Springview, Keya ...

Perin Family [RG2376.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2376.AM:  Perin Family Papers:  1813-1930s (mostly 1870s-1920), 1966-1992Lincoln, Lancaster County, ...

Boyd Perkin, 1893-? [RG1487.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1487.AM:  Boyd Perkin, 1893-? Writings:  UndatedMaywood, Frontier County, Nebraska:  Writer/Poet, BusinessmanSize:  Two ...

John J. Pershing, 1860-1948 [RG2378.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2378.AM:  John J. Pershing, 1860-1948 Papers:  ca. 1861-1963Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska:  Army OfficerSize:  2.0 ...

Albert Benjamin Persinger, 1851-1932 [RG2379.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2379.AM:  Albert Benjamin Persinger, 1851-1932 Diaries (on microfilm), etc.:  1879-1899, n.d.Sidney, ...

Max Petersen, 1876-1937 [RG3254.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3254.AM:  Max Petersen, 1876-1937 Papers:  1903-1923Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  BusinessmanSize: ...

Peter S. Petersen, 1861-1953 [RG4021.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4021.AM:  Peter S. Petersen, 1861-1953 Reminiscences:  ca. 1930sDannebrog, Howard County, Neb.: ...

Erick John Peterson, 1857-1927 [RG3005.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3005.AM:  Erick John Peterson, 1857-1927 Correspondence, etc. (on microfilm):  1881-1923Campbell, ...

Val (Frederick Valdemar Erastus) Peterson, 1903-1983 [RG2386.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2386.AM: Val (Frederick Valdemar Erastus) Peterson, 1903-1983 Papers: 1942-1977, n.d.Oakland, Burt County, Neb.: Former ...

Leo Henry Petri, 1914-1998 [RG1657.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1657.AM:  Leo Henry Petri, 1914-1998 Papers:  1942-1946Garland, Seward County, Neb.: ...

Flora Lovisa (Gowey) Phelps, 1867-1959 [RG5601.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5601.AM:  Flora Lovisa (Gowey) Phelps, 1867-1959 Reminiscences (typescript only):  1870s-1907Seward and ...

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