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Collection Number RG0787.AM
Collection Name RG0787 Slepicka, Alois, 1875-1964
Identifier Political papers
Size and Materials 1 folder
Title Alois Slepicka collection
Date or Date Span 1904-1964
Year Range from 1904
Year Range to 1964
Admin/Biographical History Alois Slepicka, son of Frank and Barbora Svach Slepicka, was born on a farm in Saline County near Wilber on February 13, 1875. He married Antonia Melichar on May 15, 1895. They made their home in Wilber. Alois Slepicka was in the insurance business for fifty years, served as Clerk of Saline County, Mayor of Wilber, and two terms in the Nebraska Legislature. He also served on the Saline County Selective Service Board for fifteen years. Alois Slepicka died on December 29, 1964 and was buried in the Wilber
Czech Cemetery at Wilber, Nebraska.
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content The collection consists of one folder containing correspondence, clippings and ephemera relating to the life and political career of Alois Slepicka. The materials date from ca. 1904-1964 and include a copy of Alois Slepicka's obituary.
Subjects Politicians
Politics & government
People Slepicka, Alois, 1875-1964
Search Terms Saline County (Neb.) -- History
Saline County (Neb.) -- Politics and government