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RG0775.AM: Nellie Wurtsmith Cole, 1874-1955
Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska:
Size: 0.5 cu.ft.; 1 box
Nellie W. Cole, daughter of Gilbert and Fredricka Cole, was born at Riverton, Iowa, in 1874. She died in Beatrice, Nebraska, in December of 1955 and is buried in Evergreen Home Cemetery at Beatrice, Nebraska.
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
This collection contains the diaries of Nellie W. Cole, dating from 1946-1949, 1952-1953, as well as several notebooks containing household accounts and miscellaneous ephemera. Also included are the minutes and secretary's reports, 1932-1944, of the Altar Guild of Christ Episcopal Church, Beatrice, Nebraska. Nellie W. Cole's sister, Callie B. Cole, compiled the Altar Guild data while secretary of that organization.
Series 1 - Diaries of Nellie W. Cole
Series 2 - Altar Guild of Christ Episcopal Church
1932-1944: Minutes of meetings (2 volumes)
1939-1942: Secretary’s reports (2 volumes); Membership list
Series 3 - Miscellaneous
Household accounts and printed matter.
Obituary, Beatrice Daily Sun, December 14, 1955
Beatrice (Nebraska) -- History
Christ Episcopal Church (Beatrice, Nebraska)
Cole, Callie B.
Cole, Nellie W., 1874-1955
Churches -- Nebraska
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