|Collection||RG0840 Byrd-Yeats Family|
|Object Name||Personal papers|
|Extent of Description||1 folder|
|Title||Byrd-Yeats Family collection|
|Dates of Creation||1920-1933|
|Year Range from||1920|
|Year Range to||1933|
|Scope & Content||This collection has miscellaneous papers relating to the Byrd and the Yeats families from Omaha, Nebraska, primarily concerning the Byrd Nurseries and the Gregg School of Commerce. Specific items include a booklet titled "Landscape Gardening: A book which points the way to more attractive home surroundings," which was put out by the nursery; a brochure from the Gregg School of Commerce, where Beulah Byrd was the principal; a program for the Omaha College Club; and a letter of sympathy to Forrest and Mary Yeats on the death of Beulah in 1920.|
|Related units of description||
See the photo component [RG0840.PH] for related images.
See the Byrd Family photo collection [RG3274.PH] for additional images.
The Nebraska History Museum holds the wedding gown worn by Mary Rich (Yeats) Byrd.
Byrd, Forrest Wiatt, 1890-1978
Byrd, Mary Alice (Yeats), 1892-1983
Byrd, Beulah W. 1893-1920
Byrd Nurseries (Omaha, Neb.)
Gregg School of Commerce (Omaha, Neb.)
Nurseries (Horticulture) -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Horticulture -- Nebraska
Vocational education -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Business education -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Businesses -- Nebraska -- Omaha