NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG4708.AM: Isaac Bailey, 1860-1947
Certificate; sound recording: 1924
Fort Robinson, Dawes County, Neb.: Soldier
Size: 2 items
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
The manuscript portion of this collection consists of a Certificate of Honorable Discharge issued to Isaac Bailey, 1st Sergeant, Troop B, 10th Cavalry, May 5, 1908. Bailey's military record is on the back.
The audio portion of this collection consists of an oral history interview with Madge Bailey, the wife of Sergeant Isaac Bailey of the 10th Cavalry. Most of the interview describes Bailey's life in the military with particular emphasis on service at Fort Robinson, Nebraska, during the period ca. 1902-1907.
African American soldiers -- Nebraska
African Americans -- Nebraska
Fort Robinson (Neb.) -- History
United States. Army -- African American troops
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