Isaac Bailey, 1860-1947 [RG4708.AM]

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.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

African American soldiers -- Nebraska
African Americans -- Nebraska
Fort Robinson (Neb.) -- History
United States. Army -- African American troops

 

KFK   09-13-2000
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