George Hammond [RG1064.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1064.AM:  George Hammond

Diary:  1896-1897
Wilber, Saline County, Nebraska:  Road boss
Size:  One item

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of a daily account of the road and bridge building work and carpentry done by George Hammond while he was a road boss southwest of Wilber, Nebraska, from March 24, 1896 to August 14, 1897. He also notes the weather conditions and trips to Wilber. Also included in the collection is a newspaper clipping from the Nebraska State Journal about a heavy rainstorm that hit southeast Nebraska on May 13, 1896.

 

Subject headings:

Bridges -- Design and construction
Diaries and reminiscences
Hammond, George
Roads -- Design and construction
Saline County (Nebraska)
Wilber (Nebraska)

 

Revised TMM         10-07-2009

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