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Collection Number RG0966.AM
Collection Name RG0966 Dunbar, John, 1821-1903
Identifier Personal papers
Size and Materials 1 folder
Title John Dunbar collection
Date or Date Span 1862-1913
Year Range from 1862
Year Range to 1913
Scope & Content This collection consists of legal papers (1871-1873), financial records, board minutes, and organizational papers for the establishment of a school building for Otoe County, Nebraska, School District No. 75. There is also a brief history of the Otoe County schools dating back to 1862. Most of the papers are signed by John Dunbar, who was on the school board in the 1870s. Also included are a list of school teachers from 1862-1871 and a 1913 invitation to the laying of the corner stone for the new Dunbar High School building in Dunbar, Otoe County, Nebraska.
Creator Dunbar, John, 1821-1903
Finding Aids John Dunbar finding aid.
Related units of description See the NSHS Library collection for:

Smith, Dunbar W., "Dunbar pedigree : descendants of the Thomas Dunbar family who sailed from Ireland to the new world in 1829," Calimesa, Calif.: D.W. Smith, c.1996.
Subjects Education
School boards
People Dunbar, John, 1821-1903
Garrow, Alex, -1912
Westbrook, Benjamin Franklin, 1838-1908
Wilson, John
Search Terms Bischof & Zimmerer (Nebraska City, Neb.)
Dunbar (Neb.) -- History
Dunbar (Neb.) High School
Education -- Nebraska -- Otoe County
High schools -- Nebraska -- Dunbar
Otoe County (Neb.) -- History
School buildings -- Nebraska -- Otoe County
Schools -- Nebraska -- Otoe County