Laura Belle (Cauger) Toulouse [RG1476.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1476.AM:  Laura Belle (Cauger) Toulouse, 1875-1940

Autograph book, etc.:  1890-1928
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska
Size:  One folder

BACKGROUND NOTE

Born on May 21, 1875, Laura Belle Cauger graduated from Lincoln High School, Lincoln, Nebraska, in 1890.  She married Joseph H. Toulouse in 1901.  The couple lived in Des Moines, Iowa, before moving to Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Joseph died in 1938.  Laura Belle (Cauger) Toulouse died on October 25, 1940.  She and her husband are buried in Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one folder containing several items relating to Laura Belle Cauger and Lincoln High School.  Included is an autograph book kept by Laura Belle.  The bulk of the entries are from friends and classmates and date from 1890 to 1896.  Also included are two letters, mostly relating to a high school class reunion and to the deaths of various classmates (1928), and a photocopy of a newspaper clipping about their class reunion.

Note:  See the photo component [RG1476.PH] for images of teachers and students from the Lincoln High School class of 1890.

INVENTORY

Item

  1. Autograph book, 1890-1896
  2. Letters (2)
  3. Newspaper clipping

 

Subject headings:

Lincoln High School (Lincoln, Nebraska)
Students -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Toulouse, Laura Belle (Cauger), 1875-1940

 

Revised TMM      02-19-2020

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