Harry Thompson Dobbins, 1865-1953 [RG2939.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG2939.AM:  Harry Thompson Dobbins, 1865-1953

Scrapbooks:  ca. 1888-1961
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  Journalist; newspaper editor
Size:  3 scrapbooks

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The H.T. Dobbins collection consists of three scrapbooks of clippings, photographs and memorabilia, which date from Mr. Dobbins' early days as editor of the Capital City Courier (1886-1888) to the annual presentation of the Harry Sidney Dobbins Award (1923-1959). Family clippings form a large portion of this collection and date from 1888-1961. Other items included in the scrapbooks are H.T. Dobbins' editorials from the Nebraska State Journal and clippings relating to Nebraska politics.

Note:  See photo component [RG2939.PH] for related images. See the NSHS Library Catalog and the Nebraska History index for published sources by/about Harry T. Dobbins.

DESCRIPTION

Box 1
Volume

  1. Clippings relating to H.T. Dobbins and Nebraska politics, ca. 1888-1947
  2. W.V. Dobbins clippings, 1912-1961
  3. Photographs and clippings, 1959 and undated

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Dobbins family
Dobbins, Harry Thompson, 1865-1953
Journalism -- Nebraska
Journalists -- Nebraska
Politics -- Nebraska

 

L. Willmore/js   10-27-1964
Encoded TMM   03-25-2010

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