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Collection Number RG0918.AM
Collection Name RG0918 Cozad, John Jackson, 1830-1906
Identifier Scrapbook
Size and Materials 1 volume
Title John Jackson Cozad scrapbook
Date or Date Span 1956
Year Range from 1866
Year Range to 1956
Admin/Biographical History Cozad's sons were John A., later known as Frank Sothern, and Robert Henry Cozad, later known as the artist Robert Henri. John Jackson Cozad became known as Robert Henry Lee when he lived in New Jersey.
Scope & Content The collection consists of a scrapbook containing photos and clippings about John Jackson Cozad and the Cozad family. Their life in Cozad, Nebraska, and Atlantic City, New Jersey, is the primary focus. Items in the scrapbook date between 1866 and 1956. Many of the clippings were written by Robert H. Gatewood, a relative of the Cozads. There are several items concerning Robert Henri, including clippings reprinting diary entries of his from May to November of 1880 while he was living in Cozad, Nebraska. His diary entries cover all subjects concerning Cozad and the people who lived there, his family and himself.
Creator Gatewood, Robert H., 1885-1966
Other Creators Henri, Robert, 1865-1929
Finding Aids This is the only finding aid available.
Related units of description The NSHS Library contains various books about the history of Cozad, Robert Henri and the Cozad family.
Subjects Artists
Gambling
Manners & customs
People Allen, Harry B.
Butler, Frank
Cozad, John Jackson, 1830-1906
Cozad, Theresa (Gatewood), 1837-1923
Gatewood, Robert H. 1885-1966
Henri, Robert, 1865-1929
Search Terms Artists -- United States
Atlantic City (N.J.) -- History
Cozad (Neb.) -- History
Cozad family
Dawson County (Neb.) -- History
Gamblers -- United States
Gatewood family