Joseph W. Fairfield [RG0983.AM]

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.

DESCRIPTION

Folder

  1. Historical data, Scottsbluff and Bridgeport, POW Camps

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Bridgeport (Neb.) -- History
Fairfield, Joseph W.
Prisoners of war -- Nebraska
Scottsbluff (Neb.) -- History

 

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