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Collection Number RG0998.AM
Collection Name RG0998 Fitzmorris, Thomas Joseph, 1853-1930
Identifier Speech
Size and Materials 1 item
Title Thomas Joseph Fitzmorris speech
Date or Date Span 1904
Date 1904
Year Range from 1904
Year Range to 1904
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content The collection consists of a speech (typescript) by Thomas J. Fitzmorris of Omaha, Nebraska, given at the annual convention of the Nebraska State League of Local Building and Loan Associations, held at Columbus, Nebraska, on May 26, 1904. The speech gives a brief historical overview of the building and loan organization in Nebraska from its beginnings in 1876 when Adam Ferguson (Pennsylvania) brought the organization to North Platte, Nebraska. Fitzmorris mentions some of the early officers and directors.
Creator Fitzmorris, Thomas Joseph, 1853-1930
Finding Aids Thomas J. Fitzmorris finding aid.
Subjects Banking industry
People Fitzmorris, Thomas Joseph, 1853-1930
Ferguson, Adam, 1829-1890
Search Terms Nebraska State League of Local Building and Loan Associations
Savings and loan associations -- Nebraska -- History