NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG0983.AM: Joseph W. Fairfield
Recollections and research: 1944-1978
Bridgeport, Morrill County, Neb.: Researcher
Size: 0.25 cu.ft.
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
This collection consists of one folder of recollections and news stories, 1944-1978, relating to the Scottsbluff and Bridgeport, Nebraska prisoner-of-war camps, 1944-1946. The bulk of the material consists of recollections by former camp employees and area residents, and contemporary newspaper accounts regarding the German and Italian prisoners-of-war interned at the camps.
Note: Several photographs of the Scottsbluff POW camp were transferred to the Photo Room.
These materials were gathered by Joseph W. Fairfield of Bridgeport, Neb.
- Historical data, Scottsbluff and Bridgeport, POW Camps
Bridgeport (Neb.) -- History
Fairfield, Joseph W.
Prisoners of war -- Nebraska
Scottsbluff (Neb.) -- History
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