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Object ID RG0976.AM
Collection RG0976 Eggleston Family
Object Name Correspondence
Extent of Description 1 folder
Title Eggleston family collection
Dates of Creation 1899-1915
Year Range from 1899
Year Range to 1915
Scope & Content The collection consists of 29 letters (photocopies only) dating from 1899-1915, primarily written to Ella and Grace Eggleston of Callaway, Nebraska. The letters were written by friends and relatives from Naponee, Bloomington, Lamont, Prentice, Lena, and Kearney, Nebraska. The letters discuss family and community news. Accompanying one of the letters is a copy of a newspaper account of the marriage of Sara Helen to Volney G. Douglass.
Finding Aids Eggleston family finding aid.
Subjects Domestic life
Farm life
People Eggleston, Ella
Eggleston, Grace
Luke, Florence
Luke, Frank
Search Terms Bloomington (Neb.) -- History
Community life
Domestic life and customs
Farm life
Franklin County (Neb.) -- History
Luke Family
Naponee (Neb.) -- History