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Object ID RG0732.AM
Collection RG0732 Bixby, James Henry, 1858-1918
Object Name Personal papers
Extent of Description One folder of oversized materials.
Title James H. Bixby papers
Admin/Biographical History James Henry Bixby was born at Plattsmouth, Nebraska, on September 15, 1858, and died at his home north of Ashby, Nebraska, on November 8, 1918. He received his educationat Plattsmouth Academy (which his father founded). He taught in the public school system for twenty-five years. Bixby married Jennie Jewell in 1886 and they had seven children.
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content The collection consists of pages from a scrapbook relating to James H. Bixby, a teacher and rancher in Cherry County, Nebraska. The pages contain newspaper clippings and teacher's certificates. Various clippings relate to reunions of the "Bixby Club," composed of Bixby's former students.
Creator Bixby, James Henry, 1858-1918
Subjects Education
Ranchers
Teachers
People Bixby, James Henry, 1858-1918
Search Terms Bixby Club
Cherry County (Neb.)