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Collection Number RG2039.MI
Collection Name RG2039.MI: Sheldon, Adison Erwin (1961-1943)
Identifier Moving images
Size and Materials Five 16mm film reels. Silent, black and white
Date or Date Span c.1930s
Date c.1930s
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content Five reels of 16mm film capturing scenes of travel in Nebraska and the United States. Reels contain the following:

1. Residence of Buffalo Bill Cody, Battle of Rosebud historical marker, roads in Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park.

2. Gettyburg, Chimney Rock, Oregon Trail marker, agriculatural scenes.

3. Hannibal Missouri, Civil War battlefield, Mississippi River, Mt. Vernon, Appomattox.

4. Small town in snow, livestock auction.

5. Nebraska State Historical Society excursion to historical sites and County historical societies in northwestern Nebraska, 1933. Includes Captain Luther North, a delegation of Oglala Sioux, and Captain J.H. Cook.
Creator Sheldon, Adison Erwin
Other Creators Shoemaker, Frank H.
Language of Material English
Access Conditions No access restrictions
Copyrights No use restrictions
Finding Aids A HREF="https://history.nebraska.gov/sites/history.nebraska.gov/files/doc/RG2039MI%20-%20Sheldon%2C%20Addison.pdf">Click here for content list
Related units of description RG2039.PH: Photograph collection
RG2039.AM: Manuscript collection
Subjects Expeditions
Historical societies
Historic sites
Battlefields
Historic markers
Agriculture
Ranching
Livestock
People Sheldon, Addison Erwin, 1861-1943
North, Luther H.
Shoemaker, Frank H.
Wilson, E.P.
Griswold, Dwight Palmer, 1893-1954
Jones, J.H.
Modisett, A.R.
Cook, J.H.
Cody, William Frederick "Buffalo Bill," 1846-1917
Fills the Pipe (Sioux)
Search Terms Wyoming
Battle of the Rosebud
Yellowstone National Park
Chimney Rock (NE)
Oregon Trail
Hannibal, MO
Mississippi River
Tennessee Valley Authority
Mount Vernon
Appomattox
Nebraska State Historical Society
Genre Form Home movies
Actuality foootage
Reference Copy DVD refernce copies available