Ira Alexander Draper, 1849-1943 [RG0963.AM]


RG0963.AM:  Ira Alexander Draper, 1849-1943

Biographical sketch:  ca. 1865, 1938
Falls City, Richardson County, Nebraska:  Letter carrier
Size:  One folder


This collection consists of a biographical sketch of Ira Alexander Draper and describes his mail route from Falls City to Pawnee City, Nebraska, in the 1860s. The sketch was written by Draper’s daughter, Grace D. Schlosser, and includes information about post offices along the route.

The photo component [RG0963.PH] consists of photographic prints, ca. 1865 and 1938. The photographs show Ira Alexander Draper as a young and elderly man.


Biographical sketch of Ira Alexander Draper

Subject headings:

Draper, Ira Alexander, 1849-1943
Falls City (Nebraska) — History
Letter carriers — Nebraska
Pawnee City (Nebraska) — History
Pawnee County (Nebraska) — History
Postal service — Nebraska — Pawnee County
Postal service — Nebraska — Richardson County
Post offices — Nebraska
Richardson County (Nebraska) — History
Schlosser, Grace Darling (Draper), 1892-1973
Table Rock (Nebraska) — History

Revised TMM        07-22-2009

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