What We Found

Algernon Sidney Paddock, 1830-1897 [RG1451.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1451.AM: Algernon Sidney Paddock, 1830-1897 Papers: 1878-1918 Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska: U.S. Senator Size: 1.0 ...

Carl Petrus Peterson, 1880-1965 [RG3932.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3932.AM: Carl Petrus Peterson, 1880-1965 Papers: 1906-1965 Polk County and Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.: Attorney, ...

David C. Pierson, 1935-1989 [RG5113.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5113.AM: David C. Pierson, 1935-1989 Papers: 1963-1972 Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.: Attorney Size: 2.0 cu.ft.; 3 ...

Raphael P. “Ray,” Powers, 1924-2011 [RG4031.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4031.AM: Raphael P. "Ray," Powers, 1924-2011 Legislative files: 1979-1980 Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.: State Senator (9th ...

Walter R. Raecke, 1895-1960 [RG3109.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3109.AM: Walter R. Raecke, 1895-1960 Papers: 1941-1952 Central City, Merrick County, Neb.: Lawyer; State ...

Myron G.A. Rumery, 1905-1982 [RG4144.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4144.AM: Myron G.A. Rumery, 1905-1982 Legislative files: 1975-1982 North Platte, Lincoln County, Neb.: State Senator ...

DiAnna Schimek, 1940- [RG5635.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5635.AM: DiAnna Schimek, 1940- Papers: 1976-2008 Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.: State senator Size: 60.0 cu.ft.; 60 ...

Dan Vorhees Stephens, 1868-1939 [RG3643.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3643.AM: Dan Vorhees Stephens, 1868-1939 Papers: 1910-1936; 1939 Fremont, Dodge County, Neb.: U.S. Representative Size: ...

John Hyde Sweet, 1880-1964 [RG2503.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2503.AM: John Hyde Sweet, 1880-1964 Papers: 1938-1940 Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb.: Newspaper editor; U.S. ...

John Mellen Thurston, 1847-1916 [RG3517.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3517.AM: John Mellen Thurston, 1847-1916 Papers: 1885-1916 Omaha, Neb.; Washington D.C.: Lawyer; U.S. Senator Size: 0.5 ...

Charles Henry Van Wyck, 1824-1895 [RG0844.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG0844.AM: Charles Henry Van Wyck, 1824-1895 Papers: 1860-1929 Wyoming, Otoe County, Nebraska: U.S. Senator Size: One ...

Frank Welch, 1835-1878 [RG4457.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4457.AM: Frank Welch, 1835-1878 Papers: 1858-1898 Norfolk, Madison County, Neb.: U.S. Senator Size: 1.0 cu.ft.; 2 ...

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