NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG3753.AM: Florence Hazen Miller, 1879-1964
Crete, Saline County, Neb.: Designer, activist
Size: 1 folder
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
This collection contains copies of sheet music for two songs, "The Christmas Spirit Living" and "The Flag Song of Nebraska," with words by Florence Hazen Miller (Mrs. B.G. Miller). Also includes miscellaneous items relating to Mrs. Miller, who designed the Nebraska State Flag and originated the idea of the "Living Christmas Tree."
See the photo component [RG3753] for one photograph with Florence Hazen Miller holding the flag she designed for Nebraska, and a picture of her father, "Grandpa Hazen."
A microfilm copy of a scrapbook relating to the adoption of the resolution to create a state flag, compiled by Mrs. Miller, is available in the records of the Secretary of State, RG0002.
The original version of the State Flag sewn by Mrs. Miller may be viewed in the offices of the Nebraska Secretary of State.
Miller, Florence Hazen, 1879-1964
Music -- Nebraska
State flags -- Nebraska
11-18-2009 Revised TMM