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Collection Number RG0717.AM
Collection Name RG0717 Weisenreder, Edward, 1835-1917
Identifier Personal papers
Size and Materials 1 volume
Title Edward Weisenreder collection
Date or Date Span 1867-1877
Year Range from 1867
Year Range to 1877
Admin/Biographical History Edward Weisenreder was born in 1835 at Baden, Germany. At the age of 20 he migrated to America and settled in Aspinwall, Nebraska, in 1863. Weisenreder entered into partnership in a mercantile business with Joseph Watton and was Postmaster at Aspinwall from 1866 to 1872. He was married on January 16, 1866, to Wilhelmina Rothenburger and they were to have three children, Adelia, Minnie and Frank. He is buried at Saint Joseph Cemetery at Broken Bow, Custer County, Nebraska.
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content This collection consists of one folder of manuscript material arranged in one series: 1) Account Book, 1867-1877. This material relates to the mercantile business of Edward Weisenreder at Aspinwall, Nebraska, including recorded sales, store purchases and accounts receivable.
Creator Weisenreder, Edward, 1835-1917
Finding Aids Finding aid is available at the repository.
Subjects Mercantile facilities
Business & finance
Business enterprises
People Weisenreder, Edward, 1835-1917
Search Terms Aspinwall (Neb.)
Germans in Nebraska
Merchants -- Nebraska
Nemaha County (Neb.) -- History
Genre Form Business & Commerce