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Truman Freeland, 1852-1938 [RG2928.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG2928.AM:  Truman Freeland, 1852-1938 Papers:  1870-1938 Garfield County, Neb.:  Farmer; surveyor Size:  2 ...

William M. DeCoursey French [RG1033.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1033.AM:  William M. DeCoursey French Reminiscences:  1866-1871 Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska:  Assistant enrolling ...

James Barcus Frew, 1856-1939 [RG4229.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4229.AM:  James Barcus Frew, 1856-1939 Papers:  1876-1945, 1982 Harrison, Arkansas:  Saddle maker Size:  4 folders; 0.2 ...

George Fritz, 1823-1888 [RG1016.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1016.AM:  George Fritz, 1823-1888 Account book:  1883-1888 Gordon, Sheridan County, Nebraska:   Size:  One item SCOPE AND ...

Alexander L. Frizzell, 1833-1907 [RG1017.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1017.AM:  Alexander L. Frizzell, 1833-1907 Diary (transcript):  1860, Feb.-June Iowa; Colorado:  Gold prospector Size:  One ...

Sarah Alice (Snow) Froman, 1844-1927 [RG1018.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG1018.AM:  Sarah Alice (Snow) Froman, 1844-1927 Correspondence:  1878, 1882 Seward County, Nebraska:   Size:  Six ...

Erwin A. Froyd [RG3693.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3693.AM:  Erwin A. Froyd Dance cards:  c.1907-1908 Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:   Size:  6 dance ...

Edwin Augustus Fry, 1851-1936 [RG3281.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3281.AM:  Edwin Augustus Fry, 1851-1936 Papers:  1878-1938 Niobrara, Knox County, Neb.; South Dakota; ...

Fuchs Family [RG4196.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG4196.AM:  Fuchs Family Papers:  ca. 1890s-1960s Stanton, Stanton County and Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.: ...

Charles Marion Fuller, Jr., 1874-1940 [RG3463.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG3463.AM:  Charles Marion Fuller, Jr., 1874-1940 Papers:  1898-1974 Angus, Nuckolls County, Neb.:  Automobile ...

Dell Fullen [RG5692.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RG5692.AM:  Dell Fullen Postcards:  1907-1912 Beaver Crossing, Fremont, Grand Island, and Kearney, Neb.: ...

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